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  • New Sonic Superstars Multiplayer Gameplay and the Final Horizon Content Update for Sonic Frontiers

    During the gamescom Opening Night Live stream hosted by Geoff Keighley, SEGA of America revealed two new trailers for upcoming Sonic games: Sonic Superstars and Sonic Frontiers.

    Sonic Superstars

    • Sonic Team announced that Sonic Superstars will be released on October 17, 2023.
    • The game will be available for pre-order physically and digitally on various platforms, including PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC, starting at $59.99 USD.
    • The latest trailer displayed more gameplay details for Sonic Superstars, showcasing features like local co-op and Battle Mode.
    • The game will allow up to four players to play the campaign together in local co-op, with drop-in and drop-out functionality. Additionally, Battle Mode will enable online play with up to seven players or local play with up to three players.
    • A Digital Deluxe edition of the game was announced, including the base game, a LEGO Fun Pack with character skins for Amy, Tails, and Knuckles, Battle Mode levels, Sonic Rabbit skin, Mecha Sonic parts for Battle Mode, wallpapers, a digital artbook, and a mini-OST, priced at $69.99 USD.
    • Pre-ordering options for the game, including Standard and Digital Deluxe editions, are available at Pre-orders come with an exclusive in-game LEGO Eggman character skin, and all players will receive a free LEGO Sonic skin at launch.

    Sonic Frontiers – Final Horizon Content Update

    Adventure through the mystical Northstar Islands in this all-new take on classic Sonic high-speed action platforming. Play as Sonic, Tails, Knuckles and Amy Rose and harness all-new Emerald Powers to move and attack in dynamic new ways. Navigate gorgeous, never-before-seen environments solo or with up to three other players and stop Dr. Eggman, Fang and a mysterious new adversary from converting the islands’ giant animals into Badniks before it’s too late!

    Key Features:

    • A New Spin on a Classic

      • The 2D Sonic high-speed sidescrolling action platforming you know and love, reimagined with fully 3D graphics, new powers and abilities, an all-new setting, and new ways to play! You’ve never played classic Sonic like this before!

    • Play as your Favorite Characters

      • Choose from Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, and Amy Rose and take advantage of their unique abilities to blaze a path across the Northstar Islands as they race to defeat Dr. Eggman, who has teamed up with an old nemesis, Fang.

    • Harness the Power of the Chaos Emeralds

      • Multiply, swim up waterfalls, change form, and more with the powers of the Chaos Emeralds.

    • More Friends, More Fun

      • For the first time ever in a Sonic game, play through the entire campaign with up to 3 other players with drop-in and drop-out 4-Player Local Co-op.

    • Battle Your Friends

      • Compete online with up to seven other players, or three other players locally, in an all-new PVP minigame!