Despite being classified as a Sonic fan I’m really a Tails fan. And I have watched the hero of my early days go from a but kicking sidekick and adventurer in his own right to the equivalent of a cheerleader over a very long drawn decline of his skills and relevance. Despite this, however, there appears to be wide support for the young fox among the general fan base. So can’t we have a game for Tails?
First thing to consider is that Tails did have a game. In fact he had two. But he had them in the mid 90’s when he was most popular. He may still be well liked but a solo game now would seem odd and people would wonder where’s Sonic. So instead I’ll focus on what may be the heart of the issue.
Sonic steals the spotlight. Obviously Sonic is the titular hero of his games, but after the Adventure games our character options became limited to just one. And that’s not good because we love our other heroes. For Adventure fans there was time to play as Tails, K