If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Billy Hatcher brought forward

Out next Friday.

Sonic Team's first original character in ages is set to join us a little bit sooner than expected, as Sega has announced that Cube-exclusive Billy Hatcher and the Giant Egg will be released on October 31st in Europe, and not November 7th as had been planned.

Although we were a little off-put by Hatcher's sickly sweet atmosphere when we had a look at him the other week, we were still quite taken with his platforming antics, and for those of you nursing cheapened GameCubes and not Darth's toasters, this may be the perfect thing to take your mind off lack of Jak and Ratchet.

We'll be bringing you our full review of Billy Hatcher sometime next week.

Will you support Eurogamer?

We want to make Eurogamer better, and that means better for our readers - not for algorithms. You can help! Become a supporter of Eurogamer and you can view the site completely ad-free, as well as gaining exclusive access to articles, podcasts and conversations that will bring you closer to the team, the stories, and the games we all love. Subscriptions start at £3.99 / $4.99 per month.

Tagged With

About the Author

Tom Bramwell avatar

Tom Bramwell

Contributor

Tom worked at Eurogamer from early 2000 to late 2014, including seven years as Editor-in-Chief.

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

Supporters Only

Eurogamer.net logo

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer.net Merch