Sega has announced the “Epsiode Shadow” downloadable content for Sonic Forces. It will launch as a free download for everyone who purchases the game, including those who have already pre-ordered the physical editions, on launch day alongside the game.
The “Episode Shadow” add-on focuses on the mysterious backstory between Shadow and Infinite, and includes an additional three Shadow stages plus the ability to replay as Shadow in over 10 Modern Sonic stages.
Additionally, users who pre-order the Digital Bonus Edition, which is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, will receive a Shadow costume for their Hero character.
PC Digital Bonus Edition pre-orders will begin on September 21.
Sonic Forces is due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on November 7 in North America and Europe, and November 9 in Japan.
Watch a short gameplay video of Shadow in action below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery.