sonic mania

Sonic Mania Adventures Releases a Holiday Special Video

SEGA released a brand new episode of Sonic Mania Adventures today as they cap 2018 off with a new holiday special We won't give away much, but we will say that we join Metal Sonic and Doctor Eggman feeling extra defeated at the hands of Sonic the Hedgehog and his pals as they make their way[...]

SEGA Releases a Dev Diary Going Behind-The-Scenes of Sonic Mania

In case you were wondering about all the work it took to bring Sonic Mania to life, SEGA has you covered with some new videos The game has been a retro success for the company, especially with Sonic Mania Plus recently being added to the mix with entirely new content So with a new life[...]

Sega President Wants a Sonic Comeback as Much as We Do

So after I took the lead, [I said] it will never happen again and I told our development team or even sales team that we should not release a game unless we 100 percent agree with and are confident of the quality.” The game in question here is 2006's Sonic the Hedgehog, which has pretty abysmal[...]

Sonic Mania Plus Confirmed for Release in July

Sega formally announced today that Sonic Mania Plus will be coming out this summer The game is an expanded version of the original 2017 retro throwback title Sonic Mania from 2017, which received a lot of praise for taking a beloved Genesis classic and updating it for modern consoles The new version will include two[...]

Sonic Mania Has Sold Over a Million Copies

Sonic Mania has sold over a million copies worldwide, according to a new report.Sonic Mania was a big deal for the franchise The Sonic games for the last decade or so, (with a few exceptions) haven't really been critical smash hits While there is a community that appreciates them, the move of Sonic into the[...]

'Absolver', 'Windjammers', & 'Feral Fury' In Video Game Releases: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

Choose what you spend your money on wisely, and as always, have fun!August 29ARK: Survival Evolved (PC, PS4, XB1) Absolver (PC, PS4) Dead Alliance (PC, PS4, XB1) Everybody's Golf (PS4) Fishing Planet (PS4) Grim Legends 2: Song of the Dark Swan (PS4) Hello Neighbor (PC, XB1) Killing Floor 2 (XB1) Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle (Switch) Obduction (PS4) Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition (PS4, XB1) ReCore[...]

People Are Now Finding Tons Of Secrets In 'Sonic Mania'

You might now want to run too fast through those Sonic Mania levels, or at the very least, go back and take a closer look when you've finished the game We completed the game ourselves for our review, but it turns out there was a lot we missed and are now taking a second look[...]

Fast Enough To Go Back In Time: We Review 'Sonic Mania'

Let's skip to last year when Christian “Taxman” Whitehead decided SEGA should go back to the good ol' days of Sonic and built a prototype that would become Sonic Mania I've never seen Sonic fans freak out more on Twitter than when this game was announced So does Sonic Mania live up to the nostalgia[...]

'Agents Of Mayhem', 'Sonic Mania', & 'Undertale' in Video Game Releases For August 15-21

Browse the list of video game releases this week, purchase wisely, and as always, have fun!August 153D MiniGolf (PS4) >observer_ (PC, PS4, XB1) Agents of Mayhem (PC, PS4, XB1) Cities: Skylines (PS4) Dark Mystery (PS4) Defenders of Ekron (PC, PS4) Eliosi’s Hunt (PS4) Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth - Book 1 (PC,PS4, XB1) Matterfall (PS4) Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two: Episode[...]

SEGA Shows Off The Opening Animation For 'Sonic Mania'

It may be a week away, but SEGA decided to throw us a bone for Sonic Mania in the form of the opening animation sequence for the game It's a nice mix of modern animation styles and the old Sonic The Hedgehog cartoon, so you get a bit of nostalgia with a refined look, as[...]

A New 'Sonic Mania' Trailer Shows Off Some Favorite Bonus Levels

Yesterday we got a new glimpse at Sonic Mania before Sega releases it this month, specifically some blasts from the past that will make fans a little giddy We're talking about the bonus stages! You know, the ones that will forever haunt your night mares about completing because if you don't you'll never be able to[...]

SEGA Finally Announced The 'Sonic Mania' Vinyl Album In America

After spending several days announcing it on social media in multiple countries, SEGA finally announced the soundtrack for Sonic Mania will be released in late July on Data Discs The label put out this official tweet a few days ago showing off the album's look and vinyl design in Sonic blue.We are proud to announce the[...]

SEGA & Atlus Finally Reveal Their Plans For E3

Attendees who visit the booth will also have the opportunity to receive special Yakuza-themed swag (as long as supplies last).Sonic Mania and Sonic ForcesIf breakneck speed is more your thing, we've got you covered! Booth #4312 will feature playable stations for the ultimate celebration of past and future with Sonic Mania, an all-new 2D adventure[...]

The New 'Sonic Mania' Trailer Confirms A Release Date

In what looks, feels and sounds like one of the best trailers we could have possibly gotten for the Sonic The Hedgehog franchise, SEGA used a combination of 2D gameplay footage and pencil animation to show off Sonic Mania At the end of the trailer, we finally get the official release date of August 15th,[...]

Latest Footage For 'Sonic Mania' Shows Off Knuckles On Flying Battery Zone

Sometime this summer, we'll be getting a new Sonic The Hedgehog game called Sonic Mania A classic 2D platformer which is kind of a throwback to the first few Sonic games, only you'll be racing through all new Zones and re-imagined versions of classics  Last Thursday, SEGA threw out some brand new footage of Knuckles making his[...]

Sonic Is Going Back To A 2D Plane With Sonic Mania

While the livestream unfolding for the 25th Sonic Anniversary has to be seen to be believed, one thing has just creeped out that will please long suffering Sonic fans.Sonic Mania is a new game, and instead of a 3D game where Sonic Team try something wholey bizarre, the developer is going back to a retro[...]