Sonic The Hedgehog 2 races to Xbox LIVE Arcade Today

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Logo Last week, Xbox 360 gamers got ‘Cyberball’ and ‘Fatal Fury’. Now, for this week Microsoft has announced that a new game- Sonic The Hedgehog 2 will be available for download on the Xbox LIVE Arcade.

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is the latest addition to the SEGA Vintage Collection.

Yes, Sonic and his two-tailed friend Tails will once again team up to fight the evil boss Dr.Robotnik in this game. What’s more; gamers will be able to defy gravity using the loop-de-loops, bounce like a pinball and race like lightning.

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 features a single player mode as well as a multiplayer one in which one can play against friends at home or even over Xbox Live.

Besides downloading Sonic The Hedgehog 2, gamers will also be offered downloadable content for Bomberman Live and Band of Bugs on XBLA.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Screenshot

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 will be available from today September 12 onwards at 9AM GMT (2 AM PDT).