Sega Reveals Sonic Mania, New 3D Sonic Game For 2017
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Sega announced at the "Sonic 25th Anniversary Party" at Comic Con International in San Diego on Friday that it is releasing a new Sonic the Hedgehog game for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, NX, and PC in holiday 2017. The game's temporary title is "Project Sonic 2017." Sega had announced last month at a 25th anniversary party in Tokyo that a new Sonic Project was launching in 2017.
Sega also announced the Sonic Mania game for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC that will arrive in spring 2017. The game is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise.
Sega is developing Sonic Mania with Christian Whitehead, Headcannon, and PagodaWest Games. The "2D platforming high speed adventure" game will feature new zones and remixed classic levels, and players can play as Sonic, Tails, or Knuckles.
Additionally, Sega revealed that Classic Sonic is joining the Sonic Dash mobile game. The mobile game will also feature a new Green Hill Zone.
Sonic will also debut in the Lego Dimensions game for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Wii U this fall.