Big The Cat
Big the Cat is a large 18yearold purple anthropomorphic cat with yellow eyes and long ears who first debuted in Sonic Adventure on the Dreamcast. Big is laidback and easygoing which is reflected in his speech. Strong but gentle and a little slow he also appears as a playable Character sonic and sega allstar racing accessdate 2010 he lives a normally peaceful life in the jungle with his best friend quotFroggyquot. He loves fishing and he is never without his favorite rod and lure. He has appeared in various games as one of the main playable characters or by making cameos. He first appeared in Sonic Adventure where he is after his best friend Froggy who swallows a Chaos Emerald and Chaos039 tail. With the help of Sonic he stops Chaos and saves Froggy later helping Sonic defeat him permanently by giving him one of the Chaos Emeralds. Next he appeared in Sonic Heroes helping Team Rose save Froggy and Chocola Cheese039s twin brother who had been kidnapped by Metal Sonic gain Chaos039 data and help stop Metal Madness. He appeared in Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood as one of the main characters in the story mode. He is found in Mystic Ruins and is the fifth character to join the team. Big is also vital for many areas in that game. His next appearance will be in Sonic amp Sega AllStars Racing as one of the playable characters. He rides a small green motorcycle and his AllStar move is to have his buddy Froggy grow huge. Then Big grabs on to his tail and Froggy rams into Big039s opponents. He made cameo appearances in Sonic Adventure 2 Sonic and the Secret Rings and Mario amp Sonic at the Olympic Games as one of the referees. He has also appeared in the animated series Sonic X where he made his debut on the Sonic Adventure story arc and in the Sonic X comic. He has been voiced by the late Shun Yashiro and Takashi Nagasako in Japanese and Jon St. John and Pete Zarustica in English. Big was featured in a McDonald039s promotion between December 3 and December 27 2004. One of eight handheld dedicated consoles packaged with Happy Meals featured Big recreationally fishing. Xbox World039s preview of Sonic Heroes called Big the quotgay best friendquot of Amy and Cream.18 In a preview of Sonic and the Secret Rings Nintendo Power praised the exclusion of Big from the game referring to him as a quotdimwitted morbidly obese felinequot. However Big later made his way into the game.