Sonic the Hedgehog: 20th Anniversary Quiz

To celebrate his 20th anniversary, Sonic the Hedgehog is back in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade this year. How well do you know Sega's signature character?

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Who was the voice of Sonic the Hedgehog in the TV series?
Sean Astin
Jaleel White
Ricky Schroder
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What was the early internal codename for Sonic the Hedgehog?
Spiny
Mr. Needlemouse
Mario Slayer
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Sonic the Hedgehog has a gene named after him. Where is this gene found?
Horses
Fruit Flies
Rabbits
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Sonic the Hedgehog was the first video game character to be featured in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. What year did he make his debut?
1993
1996
1998
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Which of the following descriptions of Sonic the Hedgehog (the character) has NOT been included in SEGA materials?
He "dislikes tears."
He's "a drifter who lives as he wants."
He "enjoys a good steam."
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Sonic the Hedgehog was the game that came with the Sega Genesis. What pack-in game was included with Genesis before Sonic?
Ecco the Dolphin
Altered Beast
Budokan: The Martial Spirit
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What is Sonic the Hedgehog’s favorite food?
Blueberry Pancakes
Apple Cinnamon Cheerios
Chili Dogs
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According to probably false internet rumors, which legendary artist helped compose music for the Sonic franchise?
Paul McCartney
Jay-Z
Michael Jackson
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Which video game character was Sonic designed to compete with?
Mario
Samus Aran
Kid Icarus