Sonic Mania announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles return in new 2D platformer.

Sonic Mania

Sega has announced Sonic Mania, a new Sonic the Hedgehog 2D platformer due out digitally in spring 2017 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Here’s the overview, via Sega:

Sonic Mania brings fans back into the 2D world of platform games with nostalgic pixel-style art and core classic gameplay by reimagining iconic Zones and Acts from Sonic The Hedgehog, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Sonic CD and Sonic The Hedgehog 3 and Knuckles, and adding in completely new Zones with all-new Acts, and bosses into the mix.

Developed by SEGA of America and in collaboration with PagodaWest Games along with Christian Whitehead and Simon Thomley, the game will be available for digital release in Spring 2017.

Watch the trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.

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