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‘Average’ Sonic Games Delisted

SEGA has recently removed Sonic games with an average Metacritic score from shop shelves.

 SEGA’s SVP of EMEA Jurgen Post said, “Any Sonic games with an average Metacritic has been de-listed. We have to do this and increase the value of the brand. This will be very important when more big Sonic releases arrive in the future. We could make a lot of money on back-catalogue Sonic titles, but let’s keep the number of Sonic games available under control. Otherwise you can have cannibalisation. If there are ten Sonic games on the shelves, with people seeing Sonic Rush DS or Sonic Rush Adventure, this may not help our overall strategy. “

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