One thing epic and mysterious is awaiting Sonic the Hedgehog within the close to future.
We all know this as a result of the official Twitter account for everybody’s favourite blue hedgehog videogame mascot teased as a lot in a submit on Friday, sharing to the world a picture of Sonic coming upon an ominous panorama.
“The solutions are ready simply across the nook…” the submit caption learn.
We’ve a small quantity of further details about the scene due to the accompanying description of the picture:
“Sonic the Hedgehog seems on to mysterious, sandy ruins, questioning what may very well be awaiting him.”
There are such a lot of totally different content material streams occurring with Sonic these days that this submit may honestly consult with any variety of issues. Not solely do we now have the 2 field workplace smash movies, 2020’s Sonic the Hedgehog and its sequel from earlier this 12 months, however there’s additionally an animated Netflix present, Sonic Prime, within the works. There’s additionally a sequence centering on Idris Elba’s Knuckles from Sonic the Hedgehog 2 that will likely be a by-product from the live-action film and set to premiere sooner or later on Paramount Plus.
Nonetheless, if we had been to hazard to guess, we’d hypothesize the newest submit of Sonic gazing upon the wind-whipped ruins is more than likely associated to the forthcoming Sonic Frontiers videogame. The “Open Zone” 3D platformer slated to be launched in time for the forthcoming vacation season on most fashionable consoles will apparently have a significant announcement at Gamescom later this month, according to host Geoff Keighley. Assuming manufacturing for Sonic Frontiers goes swimmingly, this announcement may simply be a agency launch date for the sport that’s extra particular than merely “Vacation 2022,” as had beforehand been introduced.
Sonic Frontiers may even be launched as early as November 15, if a Taiwanese e-commerce web site’s itemizing proves dependable, as Video Game Chronicle reported.
Sonic Frontiers is anticipated for launch on Xbox One, Xbox Collection X/S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Change, and PC throughout the upcoming vacation season.