Some fans were a bit startled by the new character designs for Sonic Boom, which spins the franchise in a different direction with new games, a TV series, and more. It sounds like early cracks at the designs were way more shocking, though, to the point that Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka found them "traumatic." Read on for more.
If Sega's reveal of the new Sonic Boom sub-brand piqued your interest, you can learn more about the series, bandages and all, in a recently-posted behind the scenes video. Hit the jump for details on why Knuckles looks so juiced and more.
Sega finally busted out some details on Sonic Boom, an animated series coming to Cartoon Network this fall. It turns out the CG-animated series is paving the way for a new franchise direction, with Wii U and 3DS games to follow suit along with a line of toys. Hit the jump for trailers and more.
On Sunday we posted about a rumor regarding a 2015 Sonic the Hedgehog listed for release on Wii U, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The listing came from a poster by Sonic toys maker Jazwares at last week's Nuremberg Toy Fair and, as tends to happen with these things, Sega says it's "incorrect." Read on for more.
If a poster spotted at last week's Nuremberg Toy Fair is to be believed, there's a new Sonic the Hedgehog game planned for Wii U, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in 2015. Read on for more.
The name Greg Martin might not ring a bell to most of you, but there's no doubt you've seen his work. In fact, a great deal of your childhood was likely peppered with his cover designs for countless classic games. Sadly, according to a post one of his friends made over at the Nintendo Age forums, Greg Martin has passed away. Read on for more.
As spotted over at Kotaku, Sony Pictures recently registered some interesting domains related to the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. Though no plans have been announced, see the registered domains and more past the jump.
Back in July Sega confirmed its 3D Classics titles for release on Nintendo 3DS in the west. Flash forward to today and we finally have a lock on some of the details, including pricing and release dates. More after the jump.
Variety reports that Sega is bringing Sonic the Hedgehog back to the small screen in the Blue Blur's first CG-animated TV series. Sega's teaming up with Genao Productions to deliver the tentatively-titled Sonic Boom to Cartoon Network audiences in Fall 2014. Read on for more.
In what has to be one of the stranger pre-order bonuses, Amazon is offering up 25 extra lives to anyone who pre-orders Sonic Lost World. Read on for more!
Comic books aren't the only place to feature Sonic and Mega Man together. The Blue Blur has been confirmed to return for brawlin' duty in Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, and you can watch him blaze by in the trailer and screens after the jump.
The antagonists in the upcoming Sonic Lost World are called the Deadly Six, and Sega recently shared videos highlighting each of the foes. Now you can see extended versions of each by selecting the boss of your choice, or just soak them all in one after the other after the jump.
Gearing up for this weekend's Tokyo Game Show, character goods maker Cospa has prepared a selection of new Sonic The Hedgehog merchandise that will be available for presale at the trade show, which is open to the general public in its final two days. Get a look after the jump.
This past weekend's Summer of Sonic event in the UK served up the premiere of some exclusive new Sonic Lost World footage. Check out a speedy look at the Wii U version's Desert Ruins and the Silent Forest stage after the jump.