(ソニックラビリンス Sonikku Rabirinsu
) is a puzzle
for the Sega Game Gear
, released 17 November 1995 in Japan and in 1995 in North America and Europe. It is also playable on Sonic Adventure DX
and in the PC, PlayStation 2
editions of Sonic Mega Collection Plus
. The game features isometric 3D gameplay similar to the SegaSonic the Hedgehog
arcade game and Sonic 3D
. Sonic and Dr. Eggman
are the only characters in this game.
Players control Sonic
by moving him around a pinball
-like arena, using his power to roll into a ball to defeat Badniks
and pick up keys in order to exit through the GOAL door to clear the stage. The only move Sonic can use in the game is the Spin Dash, because Dr. Eggman secretly replaced his famous red shoes with another pair: the Slow-Down Boots that took away his ability to run fast or jump, and they cannot be removed at all without the use of Chaos Emerald
energy. Sonic does retain ability to walk and Spin Dash, however there is a time limit in each stage so it is best to move quickly.
In Sonic Labyrinth, there are a total of four Zones, each containing three acts and a boss battle. The goal is to help Sonic locate three keys hidden throughout the stages and then head to the GOAL door.
Throughout the stages are many enemies just waiting to attack Sonic, so the player must remain aware of their surroundings. Unlike previous Sonic games, He doesn't collect rings. The keys act as extra... Read More