Sega has revealed that a new “Competition Mode” will be an additional mode the upcoming Sonic Mania.
In Competition Mode, winners are determined by factors such as clear time, score, number of items acquired, number of rings acquired when clearing a level, and total number of rings acquired throughout the level. Players can adjust the rules of each match by adjusting items in the item boxes and number of rounds that take place.
Sonic Mania is due out digitally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on August 15.
Watch the first gameplay footage of Competition Mode below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery.