Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island

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  • Sega Mega Drive
    PAL
  • Sega Mega Drive
    NTSC-U
  • Sega Saturn
    PAL
  • Sega Saturn
    NTSC-U
  • Sega Saturn
    NTSC-J
  • Windows PC
    PAL
  • Windows PC
    NTSC-U

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Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island
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System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Sega Saturn, Windows PC, Virtual Console, Steam, RealOne Arcade
Publisher: Sega
Windows PC
Sega PC
Developer:
Distributor:
Sega Mega Drive
Ballistic (US)
Sound driver:
Sega Mega Drive
SMPS Z80 (modified; Sonic & Knuckles),
Sega Saturn
Windows PC
SCSP/CD-DA (24 tracks)
Peripherals supported:
Sega Saturn
3D Control Pad
Genre: Action[1][2]

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
$59.9959.99[4] 1844
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Mega Drive
EU
MK-1844-50
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Mega Drive
PT
MDJSE0380
Sega Mega Drive
GR
Sega Mega Drive
AU
FSON30SMC
OFLC: G
Sega Mega Drive
BR
048300
Tectoy: Todas as Idades
Sega Mega Drive
KR
GM96001JG
Sega Mega Drive
AS
MK-1844-40
Sega Saturn
JP
¥3,8003,800 GS-9143
Sega Rating: All Ages
Sega Saturn
US
81062
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Saturn
EU
MK81062-50
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Saturn
DE
MK81062-50
USK: 6
Sega Saturn
PT
STJSE0503
Sega Saturn
UK
£44.9944.99[8][9] MK81062-50
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Saturn
AU
FSON19SSC
OFLC: G
Sega Saturn
BR
193376
Tectoy: Todas as Idades
Windows PC
US
85064
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Windows PC
US
(Expert Software)
T-6822-01
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Windows PC
US
(Jack in the Box)
ESRB: Everyone
Windows PC
EU
MK-85064
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
BX
(Sega Classics)
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
DE
MK-85064
USK: 0
Windows PC
DE
(Xplosiv)
USK: 0
Windows PC
DE
(Green Pepper)
DM 6.996.99[10]
USK: 6
Windows PC
ES
aDeSe: Todos los Publicos
Windows PC
ES
(Xplosiv)
aDeSe: Todos los Publicos
Windows PC
FR
(Xplosiv)
EI-1529
SELL: Tous Publics
Windows PC
FR
(Xplosiv XP)
XP-1304
SELL: Tous Publics
Windows PC
NL
(Xplosiv)
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
PT
(Top Games)
Windows PC
UK
(Xplosiv)
EI-1304
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
UK
(Xplosiv XP)
XP-1304
3553765
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
IT
Windows PC
HU
(EVM)
Windows PC
HU
(Ecobit)
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
AU
(Valusoft)
THQ70487
OFLC: G
Windows PC
AU
(Five Star Games)
$9.959.95[11] FSG-SEGA-PC099-AU
OFLC: G
Windows PC
NZ
Windows PC
BR
Windows PC
IL
Windows PC
IN
(e-value)
Windows PC
SG
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
SG
(Replaygem)
Windows PC
TW
Wii Virtual Console
JP
600pts600[13]
CERO: A
Wii Virtual Console
US
800pts800[14]
ESRB: Everyone
Wii Virtual Console
EU
800pts800[15]
Wii Virtual Console
AU
800pts800[17]
OFLC: G
RealOne Arcade
US
Steam
JP
¥498498[19] 34278
Steam
US
$4.994.99[19] 34278
ESRB: Everyone
Steam
EU
€4.494.49[19] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam
UK
£3.993.99[19] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam
AU
$6.996.99[19] 34278
OFLC: G
Steam Linux
US
$4.994.99[22] 34278
ESRB: Everyone
Steam Linux
EU
€4.494.49[22] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
UK
£3.993.99[22] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
AU
$5.995.99[22] 34278
OFLC: G
Steam OS X
US
$4.994.99[22] 34278
ESRB: Everyone
Steam OS X
EU
€4.494.49[22] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
UK
£3.993.99[22] 34278
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
AU
$5.995.99[22] 34278
OFLC: G
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Localised names

Also known as
Language Localised Name English Translation
English (US) Sonic 3D Blast Sonic 3D Blast
Japanese ソニック 3 D フリッキーアイランド Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island
English (Europe) Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island

Production credits

Mega Drive version

Travellers Tales
  • Programmer: Jon Burton
  • Background Artist: James Cunliffe
  • 3D Models and Animation: James Cunliffe, Neil Allen, Dave Burton, Will Thompson, Jon Rashid
  • Sonic Animation: Dave Burton
  • Bonus Game Implementation: David Dootson
  • Additional Programs: David Dootson, Gary Vine, Neil Harding
  • Project Management: Jon Burton
  • Production Support: Karen Roberts
  • Moral Support: Helen Musk
Sega
Source:
In-game credits


Saturn version

  • Program Design and Implementation: Jon Burton (Travellers Tales)
  • Head Artist: James Cunliffe (Travellers Tales)
  • Program Conversion: Steve Harding, Neil Harding (Travellers Tales)
  • Head Designer: Takao Miyoshi (Sega Enterprises Ltd.)
  • Producer: Kats Sato (Sega Europe Limited.), Mike Wallis (Sega of America Inc.)
  • Senior Producer: Yutaka Sugano (Sega Enterprises Ltd.)
Travellers Tales
  • Program Design and Implementation: Jon Burton
  • Head Artist: James Cunliffe
  • Code Conversion: Neil Harding, Steve Harding, Jon Burton
  • Graphic Conversion + Additional Artwork: Neil Allen, Dave Burton, James Cunliffe, Jeremy Pardon, Jon Rashid, Alex Szeles, Barry Thompson, Will Thompson
  • Utility Programming: Gary Ireland, Neil Harding, Gary Vine, David Dootson, Andy Holdroyd
  • Project Management: Jon Burton
  • Production Support: Karen Roberts
  • Moral Support: Helen Musk
Sega
  • Game Concept Design (SOJ): Kats Sato, Takao Miyoshi, Kenichi Ono, Takashi Iizuka
  • Playfield Design (SOJ): Takao Miyoshi, Hirokazu Yasuhara
  • Saturn Version Enhancement Design (SOJ): Takashi Iizuka
  • 3D Modelling (SOJ): Toshiyuki Mukaiyama
Special Stage Development
Movie Development
Closing Theme "You're My Hero"
Technical Support
  • Additional Programming (SOE): Ed Hollingshead, Thomas Szirtes
  • Additional Support (SOE): Tamer Tahsin, Colin Carter
  • Document Translations (SOA): Osamu Shibamiya
  • Lead Tester (SOE): Jason Cumberbatch
  • Assistant Lead Testers (SOE): Dave Thompson, Roberto Parraga
  • Lead Tester (SOA): David Wood
  • Assistant Lead Tester (SOA): Mark McCunney, Ian McGuiness, Tony Borba
  • Marketing (SOE): Andy Mee, Jo Bladen, Mark Maslowicz
  • Marketing (SOA): Chrissie Kremer, Eric Dunstan, Kristin McCloskey, Mark Subotnick
  • Advisors (SOJ): Yuji Naka, Naoto Oshima
  • Special Thanks to Mega Drive Version Music SFX Composers: Tatsuyuki Maeda, Jun Senoue, Masaru Setsumaru, Seiroh Okamoto
  • Producers (SOJ): Yoji Ishii, Yutaka Sugano
  • Producers (SOE): Kazutoshi Miyake, Kats Sato
  • Producers (SOA): Manny Granillo, Mike Wallis
  • Executive Producer: Shoichiro Irimajiri
  • Sega Enterprises Ltd. 1996
Source:
In-game credits


Magazine articles

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
(RU)
90
[23]
(HU)
93
[24]
(RU)
80
[25]
(UK)
75
[26]
(US) NTSC-U
73
[27]
(RU)
90
[28]
(RU)
90
[29]
(RU)
90
[30]
(US) NTSC-U
85
[31]
(FR) PAL
91
[32]
(DE) PAL
82
[33]
(UK)
92
[34]
(FR)
63
[35]
(UK)
92
[36]
(BR)
84
[37]
(BR)
84
[38]
(UK) PAL
95
[39]
(RU)
90
[40]
Sega Mega Drive
85
Based on
18 reviews

Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
(HU)
78
[41]
(UK)
50
[8]
(UK)
60
[42]
(US) NTSC-U
66
[43]
(PL)
90
[44]
(AU) PAL
63
[45]
(DE) PAL
82
[33]
(UK) PAL
90
[46]
(FR)
70
[47]
(PL)
56
[48]
(UK) PAL
90
[49]
(BR)
100
[50]
(UK)
82
[51]
(JP) NTSC-J
88
[52]
(UK) PAL
85
[53]
(UK)
39
[54]
(US) NTSC-U
70
[55]
Sega Saturn
74
Based on
17 reviews

Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
(FR)
33
[56]
(PL)
70
[57]
(CZ)
70
[58]
(RO)
70
[59]
(IT)
82
[60]
(PL)
60
[61]
(YU)
84
[62]
(UK)
87
[63]
Windows PC
70
Based on
8 reviews

Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island

Main article: Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island/Magazine articles.

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