Sonic though the years
Lets face it, the blue hedgehog hasn't been at the top of his game these past few years since entering the 3D realm. SEGA is slowly making the speedster look awesome again by going back to their roots while still trying to tread 3D ground.
But let's look back, back when we first saw that blue streak speed by and see just how many adventures that little guy had. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwAFDO_QgA8&w=560&h=349