Most of the retro Sonic titles are being removed from the Japanese Virtual Console service. There has ben no word if these games will also be removed from the American and European Virtual Console. Games removed from Virtual Console can’t be bought by any new users, though they can be redownloaded once bought.
The Sonic titles being removed:
- Sonic the Hedgehog 1
- Sonic the Hedgehog 2
- Sonic and Knuckles
- Sonic the Hedgehog (MS)