After a few days on the island, it occurs to Sonic that he's being followed.

His pursuer is a young fox with two tails who, upon being discovered, dashes into the shade of a nearby tree.

Robotnik from stealing the Chaos Emeralds to power his Death Egg.

Sonic and Tails must defeat Robotnik's army and free their friends. The game was compatible with Sonic & Knuckles lock-on feature which allowed the player to play as Knuckles in Sonic 2.

However, their prosperity lead to avarice, which did not sit well with the gods.

The displeased deities reclaimed the stones and sealed them away.

The tiny resort turns out to be West Side Island, which, as the folklore goes, was once the home of a flourishing civilization.

The people of the island utilized the power of seven mysterious stones for the advancement of their society.

The series debuted in 1991 with the video game, Sonic the Hedgehog, released for the Mega Drive video game console (named Genesis in North America).

Most Sonic the Hedgehog games have either been platform games or released for Sega video game consoles and handheld game consoles (handhelds) dating from the Genesis to the eighth generation of video game consoles (2012–present).

Sonic snaps up to see the forest ablaze and robots scouring the area.

It doesn't take the blue hero three guesses to figure out who's behind the disruption: Dr.

Most of the games in the franchise are platform games, although the series also includes other genres such as racing video games, fighting games, action-adventure games, role-playing video games, and sports games.