View Full Version : Footage of canceled 'Sonic Extreme' hoverboarding game

May 2nd, 2011, 17:35
http://www.blogcdn.com/www.joystiq.com/media/2011/05/sonicboard.jpg (http://www.joystiq.com/2011/05/02/footage-of-canceled-sonic-extreme-hoverboarding-game/#continued)
YouTube user ProtonX3 has released a series of videos demonstrating a reportedly canceled Sonic the Hedgehog hoverboarding game for the original Xbox, entitled Sonic Extreme (not to be confused with
http://youtu.be/63jutrGDbro). Not to cast any aspersions on the potential merits of the game, but the same engine was also used to create a skateboarding game
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I58t-EUjY-k (also canceled, apparently). But hey, it probably would've been better than Sonic Free Riders (http://www.joystiq.com/game/sonic-free-riders), right?

Check out some footage after the break and find a lot more on ProtonX3's YouTube channel (http://www.youtube.com/user/ProtonX3)


May 3rd, 2011, 03:28
This looks bad, very bad