Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is now essentially the most profitable online game film of all time, at the very least by field workplace numbers, within the U.S. (though it’s simple to argue it’s additionally the most effective film adaptation of a online game, too).
Having now earned greater than $331 million on the international field workplace, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is now one of many highest-grossing online game films of all time. Funnily sufficient, it took this document from the primary Sonic the Hedgehog film, which held the document after incomes $319.71 million in field workplace gross sales again in 2020, based on a press launch.
Information that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is the highest-grossing online game film of all time within the U.S. isn’t too shocking, particularly contemplating it scored the most effective opening weekend for any online game film ever, additionally taking that document from the primary Sonic the Hedgehog film. Stateside, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 has earned greater than $150 million in theaters, based on the film’s official Twitter, which used this spectacular quantity to disclose that it’s the highest-grossing online game film of all time within the U.S.
As you’ll be able to see above, the tweet additionally reveals that the film has a 96% viewers rating (on Rotten Tomatoes) and a cinema rating of A. You may learn Recreation Informer’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 overview to seek out out why we gave it an 8.5 out of 10.
“The movie’s U.S. field workplace gross topped $162.74 million, surpassing the earlier movie’s $148.97 million, breaking the earlier document for the top-grossing video game-based movie adaptation of all time,” a press launch reads. “It additionally recorded $168.9 million internationally and has reached $331.64 million worldwide, surpassing its predecessor.”
In the event you’re concerned with testing Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (the sport), you’ll be capable to simply accomplish that when Sonic Origins, which remasters Sonic 1, Sonic 2, Sonic 3/Knuckles, and Sonic CD, releases this summer season. For extra about that, take a look at this story breaking down every of the Sonic Origins editions and the content material packs that include every.
Editor’s Word: This story has been up to date to make clear that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is the very best grossing online game film of all time within the U.S.
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