A History Of Sonic The Hedgehog

A four-part Documentary celebrating thirty years of Sonic The Hedgehog featuring new interviews with Sonic creators past and present. Tom Campbell is a radio and video presenter/producer from the North East of England. Away from Sonic-based shenanigans he works as a Podcast presenter and Youtube Presenter for Cultaholic and can regularly be found on BBC Radio Newcastle.



episode 1: The Video Games, Part One

A deep dive into Sonic The Hedgehog begins with a timeline, and lively discussion, of Sonic The Hedgehog video games in the 90s.  Featuring the origin of Sonic The Hedgehog and development stories from Sonic Team and the Sega Technical Institute.


Tom Campbell is a Sonic The Hedgehog fan who is marking the 30th anniversary of Sega's beloved blue hero with a series of audio documentaries featuring brand new interviews with Sonic The Hedgehog creators and fans.



UK Roundtable: Mair (@DreamyPumpkin_), Sam Beddoes (@FreakZoneGames) and Matthew Gregg (@MaffewGregg)

Eddie Bowley (@Eddache_) as Himself

Voice of Yuji Naka: Ben Potter (@Confused_Dude) of @TeamTripleJump


Soundtrack courtesy of Probe (protosprobe.bandcamp.com)


Additional Audio Credits

All Sonic The Hedgehog Audio Clips courtesy of Sega and Sonic Team

Yuji Naka Interview Courtesy of Australian Centre Of Moving Image (https://youtu.be/fHkosWFNRko)

Classic Game Postmortem: Sonic the Hedgehog (https://youtu.be/DYO1ZmRuZ_U)

RGTV (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3RJGAJiHTNfdwPVBWAqdyA)

Melodies Zone (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmH_aocELNh4EJruT20zObA)

Retro Faith (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC66EItCVbI0YKdH7D0B3i4Q)

BitNoteFM (https://www.youtube.com/user/BitNoteFM)



 2021-01-10  55m