I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but Sonic Boom is likely going to suck, according to many people. Here's some reasons why, as provided by someone on the internet:
1) Playable characters other than Sonic
I thought Sega realized finally that non-Sonic characters don't work. Everyone knows that the treasure hunting and shooter stages in SA2 sucked, why bring back stupid gimmicky alternative gameplay? To make matters worse, they clearly move slow, because that's what we want in a Sonic game! To move slow and break the flow of gameplay. It's like Sega wants the game to be bad.
2) Hub stages are back
See #1, hub stages always suck unless they are just a simple level select. Hub stages ruined Unleashed HD, they will almost certainly ruin this ga…Read more >