Not an American user?


Sonic the Hedgehog has arrived for his first ever adventure on a Nintendo console. Sonic Advance combines elements from the original Sonic series on Sega's Genesis, as well as from the Dreamcast Sonic Adventure series.

Choose from Sonic, Knuckles, Tails, or Amy and take them through level after level of fast gameplay and ring collecting, dodging enemies in your path towards the final showdown with Dr Robotnik (aka Dr Eggman). Collect Chaos Emeralds along the way to transform into Super Sonic for added speed, and train your Chao to exchange them into Sonic Adventure 2 Battle on the Nintendo GameCube. You can also play four-player battle modes with your friends, using one game cart between 4 GBAs.


Sonic Advance Game Boy Advance Main Menu
Sonic Advance Game Boy Advance Tiny Chao Mini Game
Sonic Advance Game Boy Advance Character Selection Screen
Sonic Advance Game Boy Advance Intro Animation Frame

Promo Images

Sonic Advance Wallpaper
Sonic Advance Wallpaper
Sonic Advance Wallpaper

Alternate Titles

  • "索尼克 Advance " -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Sonic N" -- N-Gage title
  • "ソニックアドバンス" -- Japanese spelling

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

As close to the original Sonic games besides the original games! Game Boy Advance MasterMegid (902)

Critic Reviews

IGN Game Boy Advance Feb 05, 2002 9.1 out of 10 91
Gamereactor (Sweden) Game Boy Advance May 26, 2003 9 out of 10 90 Game Boy Advance Mar 15, 2002 8 out of 10 80
Power Sonic Game Boy Advance Mar 23, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Thunderbolt Games Game Boy Advance Aug 12, 2003 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Game Boy Advance Feb 08, 2002 7.9 out of 10 79
Game Critics Game Boy Advance Oct 09, 2002 7.5 out of 10 75
The Video Game Critic Game Boy Advance Sep 09, 2005 B- 67
GameSpy N-Gage Nov 05, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameSpot N-Gage Dec 12, 2003 5.6 out of 10 56


There are currently no topics for this game.


In the X-Zone, before the final fight, you will have to fight against the first bosses of Sonic 1 and Sonic 2 respectively, with their original music.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Michael Cassidy (20713), CrankyStorming (3011), Kartanym (12825), firefang9212 (39071) and Kabushi (202526)