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The Sonic the Hedgehog series has been honored by the gaming community ever since its debut. Here is a list of awards awarded to the franchise.


  • Best Selling Game on Sega Systems
  • Longest Running Comic Based on a Video Game
  • Best Selling Retro Game Compilation (for Sonic Mega Collection)
  • First official fan convention for a video game character
  • It was listed the 15 in the top 50 video game franchises.[1]
  • Best of E3 (Nominee) –
  • Best of E3 (Nominee) – Game Trailers
  • Best of E3 (Nominee) – Gaming Excellence
  • Best of E3 (Nominee) – IGN
  • Best Platformer (Nominee) – Pure Nintendo
  • Best 3DS Graphics (Nominee) – Pure Nintendo
  • Best of Wii U – Destructoid
  • Best of E3 – My Geek Review
  • Best of E3 (Nominee) – Hardcore Gamer

In May 2016, it was announced that the Sonic series had been inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame.