The correct response to this news is "holy shit, a new original game by a bunch of the Mania devs!"
Sonic was pushing pseudo-3D CG influence in its art styles from day one. Look at the polygon trees and flowers in Green Hill Zone, the depth to...
There is no universe where the people who think Classic Sonic ruined Forces drowned out the basically universal praise Mania got.
I mean, to be clear, you'll see similar numbers with most games on Steam. Half-Life 2's gotta be one of Steam's all-time best sellers and only 25%...
Even if this ends up terrible, a big open world game sounds like the most ambition they've put into this franchise since Unleashed.
Aside from resolution of course, Dolphin shots are largely representative of how the original game looked on original hardware.
Aside from the awful lighting in Tropical Resort, there's a lot of very visible seams in the stage geometry in Sweet Mountain:
He's talking about Twinkle Cart, which was indeed used in 3D Blast for Panic Puppet.
This came out great! I've seen some upscaling models have issues with older cel animation but this really looks clean.
(Also very interested to...
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