Sonic and the Black Knight

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Sonic and the Black Knight
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Developer(s) Sonic Team
Publisher(s) Sega
Series Sonic The Hedgehog
Platform(s) Wii
Genre(s) Adventure, Action
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer
Input methods Wii Remote, Nunchuk
Compatibility 5Stars5.pngEdit rating: Sonic and the Black Knight
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GameIDs RENP8P, RENE8P, RENJ8P
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Sonic and the Black Knight is a title within the Sonic the Hedgehog series, released exclusively on Wii as the second entry in the Sonic Storybook series, following on from Sonic and the Secret Rings. The game is directed by Tetsu Katano, who was the lead programmer of the Sonic Adventure titles and Sonic Heroes. Set in the world of King Arthur, the game combines Sonic's trademark speed with a new swordfighting system, making use of the Wii Remote's motion-sensing functionality.

Problems

OpenGL and Water

The OpenGL plug-in has some bugs with the water effects.

Configuration

Only configuration options for the best compatibility where they deviate from defaults are listed.

Graphics

Config Setting Notes
Video Back End DirectX 9 or DirectX 11 OpenGL doesn't support water effects properly.

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Sonic and the Black Knight since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

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2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.

Testing

This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
r6964 Windows 7 x64 AMD Phenom II X4 810 @ 2.6GHz ATI Radeon HD 4200 DirectX11: 15-25 FPS, no problems whatsoever Hookonsonic2
3.0-377 Windows 7 x64 Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 nVidia GeForce GTX 250 18-20 FPS Gameplay Rafi
3.0-427 Windows 7 x64 AMD Phenom II X4 810 @ 2.6GHz nVidia GeForce GTS 450 DirectX9: 15FPS on default settings, 25-30 with proper tweaking Hookonsonic2
3.0-438 Windows 7 x64 Intel Core i5-2430 @ 2.4GHz nVidia GeForce GTM 520MX DirectX11. 1600*900. 28-35 FPS Solod49

Gameplay Videos