SEGA has shown a new trailer and new images of Sonic Mania, the next title starring the famous blue hedgehog 2D platform. These images and the trailer show Green Hill Zone Act 2, a new area that expands on the tropical environment of the Act 1, with new mechanics, obstacles and secrets to discover.
The company has also revealed the first of a series of new chiefs, the “Hard-Boiled Heavies“. These enemies are part of the new arsenal of the evil Eggman. The first of these, “Heavy Gunner“, will be shown at the end of Act 1 Studiopolis and is a large decorated robot that can take to the sky with his helicopter. Armed with a powerful rocket launcher used to discourage the “speeding”.
Sonic Mania is a side-scrolling 2D platformer title that celebrates the best of classic delivery of the saga. We will return to the iconic areas and acts of the classic Sonic titles where items and novelties were added. You can choose between Sonic, Tails or Knuckles to defeat enemies and bosses who are on their way, in addition each character will have a special feature. Sonic will be the new Drop Dash, Tails with the power to fly and Knuckles with climbing capabilities.
Sonic Mania reach PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in the spring of this year. Then we leave the trailer.