Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is now probably the most profitable online game film of all time, a minimum of by field workplace numbers (though it’s straightforward to argue it’s additionally the perfect film adaptation of a online game, too).
Having now earned greater than $331 million on the world field workplace, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is now the highest-grossing online game film of all time. Funnily sufficient, it took this file from the primary Sonic the Hedgehog film, which held the file after incomes $319.71 million in field workplace gross sales again in 2020, in accordance with a press launch.
Information that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is the highest-grossing online game film of all time isn’t too shocking, particularly contemplating it scored the perfect opening weekend for any online game film ever, additionally taking that file from the primary Sonic the Hedgehog film. Stateside, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 has earned greater than $150 million in theaters, in accordance with the film’s official Twitter, which used this spectacular quantity to disclose that it’s the highest-grossing online game film of all time.
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 possibly can learn Recreation Informer’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 evaluate 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 file 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.”
For those who’re involved in testing Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (the sport), you’ll be capable of simply achieve this when Sonic Origins, which remasters Sonic 1, Sonic 2, Sonic 3/Knuckles, and Sonic CD, releases this summer time. For extra about that, try this story breaking down every of the Sonic Origins editions and the content material packs that include every.
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