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For detailed information about this series, see: SonSon at Capcom Database.

SonSon & TonTon

SonSon and TonTon, the main characters of the series.

SonSon is a patform video game series by Capcom.

Video Games

  • SonSon (July 1984). Arcade. Later released on mobile phones. Re-released for the Wii Virtual Console in Japan on September 7, 2010; in North America on December 6, 2010 and in the PAL region on December 17, 2010.
  • SonSon II (January 27, 1989). TurboGrafx-16.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

4Arrow L Vulgus198407 July 1984The Yashichi enemy from Vulgus appears as an item in SonSon.3

5Arrow R Exed Exes198502 February 1985" SON SON " is one of the random placeholder names in the hi-score screen in Exed Exes.3

5Arrow R Commando (Capcom)198505 May 1985"SON.SON" is one of the default names in the hi-score screen in Commando.3

5Arrow R Gun.Smoke198511 November 1985The Dragonfly enemy from SonSon appears as an item in Gun.Smoke.2

5Arrow R Side Arms198612 December 1986"SONSON" is one of the default names in the hi-score screen in Side Arms.3

5Arrow R 194X198706 June 1987The dragonfly and bamboo sprout from SonSon appear as items in several games of the 194X series.2

5Arrow R Forgotten Worlds198807 July 1988A golden bamboo sprout from SonSon appears as an item in Forgotten Worlds.2


Arrow L & R

Black Tiger19890827 August 27, 1989Black Tiger features the Spin Skull enemy from SonSon; Black Tiger was later used as the basis for SonSon II, and thus both games share some gameplay elements and enemies.1

5Arrow R Capcom Baseball198910 October 1989One of the players in the "Capcom Games" team is named "Sonson", after the series.3

5Arrow R Puzzle Fighter19960531 May 31, 1996Sonson makes a cameo in Chun-Li's stage from Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo.1

5Arrow R Pocket Fighter19970904 September 04, 1997Sonson, Tonton and Suisui make a cameo appearance in Pocket Fighter.1

5Arrow R Capcom Generations19981015 October 15, 1998Capcom Generations 3 includes SonSon.2

5Arrow R Strider19991213 December 13, 1999Sonson appears as an item in Strider 2.3

5Arrow R Dimahoo20000121 January 21, 2000A golden Bamboo Sprout and Dragonfly enemy from SonSon appear as secret items in Dimahoo.2

5Arrow R Marvel vs. Capcom200002 February 2000Sonson from Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is the granddaughter of the first game's Sonson.1

5Arrow R SNK vs. Capcom20010913 September 13, 2001Sonson and Tonton from SonSon are featured in SNK vs. Capcom: Card Fighters 2.2

5Arrow R Power Pro Kun Pocket2004122 December 2, 2004A character in Power Pro Kun Pocket 7 is named after Sonson.3

5Arrow R Capcom Classics Collection20050927 September 27, 2005SonSon is included in Capcom Classics Collection and Capcom Classics Colection Reloaded.2

5Arrow R Zack & Wiki20071023 October 23, 2007Three of the mysterious treasures in Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure are trophies of the Son Son, Ton Ton and Sui Sui sprites from SonSon, and one of the Bonelich's minigames songs is the game's stage 1 theme.2

5Arrow R 3D Dot Game Heroes20091105 November 05, 20093D Dot Game Heroes features a loading screen based on SonSon.3

5Arrow R Lost Planet2010511 May 11, 2010"Son Son" is one of the unlockable Nom de Guerres in Lost Planet 2.2

5Arrow R Mega Man20121129 November 29, 2012Sonson's sprite is part of Arcade Man's attack in Rockman Xover.2

5Arrow R Resident Evil20121002 October 02, 2012The stage "Urban Chaos" from the Mercenaries mode in Resident Evil 6 features several SonSon Arcade cabinets.2

5Arrow R Minna to Series20121025 October 25, 2012Minna to Capcom All Stars and Street Fighter × All Capcom feature characters from SonSon.1

5Arrow R Street Fighter20131119 November 19, 2013Sonson and Tonton are selectable in Street Fighter × All Capcom; a store named "Sonson" also appears in the background of Ryu's and Guy's stages in Street Fighter Zero.1

5Arrow R Capcom Arcade20130416 April 16, 2013SonSon is included in Capcom Arcade Cabinet as part of the "Game Pack 5".2

5Arrow R Otoranger20131129 November 29, 2013The logo and artwork for the "Winter Superhuman Festival" event in Otoranger is inspired by SonSon.3

5Arrow R RYU-TMR no Rege Kaitai Gekijō201403 March 2014Alex Kidd appears dressed like SonSon in RYU-TMR no Rege Kaitai Gekijō.2