Sonic The Hedgehog is making a big comeback with Sonic Mania and Sonic Forces which are scheduled to launch this year. Two games which represent both eras of the Sonic franchise.
is a tribute to the previous Sonic games and features both original and remastered levels. This version brings the beloved 2D adventures of Sega's famous hedgehog into the next-gen consoles. Sonic Mania is created as a digital download version only, but Sega announced a Collector's Edition of the game that contains a Deluxe "SEGA Genesis" style Collector's Box, a 12" Classic Sonic Statue featuring SEGA Genesis Base which features the Sega startup audio when the switch is flipped, a Metallic Collector's Card with Sonic Mania Download Code (digital game code), and a Sega cartridge cast with golden ring(see image below). Sonic Mania
is scheduled for launch on August 31, 2017.
represents the future of Sonic, this game is created for the next-gen consoles. The game features both classic 2D side-scrolling gameplay and the next-gen 3D-style gameplay. The latest trailer of the game featured the third unnamed character during the game's announcement which was now revealed as a character created and customized by the player, a first-time feature in the Sonic franchise.
Check out the latest gameplay and character customization trailer of Sonic Forces below and stay tuned for the latest gaming news and updates.
"Sonic Forces Custom Character Trailer"
"Sonic Forces Park Ave Gameplay Trailer"
Source: SonicTheHedgehog, Amazon