Sonic Mania can now be downloaded for free if you're an Origin Access Premier member. We should note this doesn't include the DLC Encore. Sega's press release is below: SEGA’s Sonic Mania™ Speeds To Origin Access Premier Get ready Sonic fans — Sonic Mania™, SEGA’s critically acclaimed, 2017 Sonic the Hedgehog platformer experience is now available […]
Denuvo got finally removed from Sonic Mania increasing FPS and lowering space.
Nearly a year after Sonic Mania launched (our review of which is over here), a new DLC package has just dropped. The "Encore DLC" brings new characters, new modes, and remixed levels. Combined, they form Sonic Mania Plus, an enhanced version of the highly-regarded game that has a healthy blend of old and new.
Sonic Mania received an update today, bringing the game up to version 1.03 and bringing with it a tiny amount of changes. The most notable change is that there is now a separate command for turning into Super Sonic. Triangle for PS4, Y for Xbox, and X for Switch Example. Also included are: Leaderboards no longer crash […]
Data miners have done it again! Some digging into the PC version of Sonic Mania was done and found an interesting, unused boss in the files. It looks like a callback to the mini boss from Act 1 of Flying Battery Zone in Sonic & Knuckles. It floats around the stage and you essentially play a game […]
After decades of fan outcry, Sega has finally released a brand new Sonic the Hedgehog game after 23 years of absense! Can you believe it?! Sonic Mania is a brand new game based on brand old games, headed up by lontime fans and hackers who have spent years essentially reverse engineering the entirety of the classic Mega Drive series. It's pretty exciting.
E3 has dawned upon us once again. We’ve waited nearly a year for news about Project Sonic 2017, now known as Sonic Forces. You’ll be going up against Dr. Eggman with Sonic and your own custom made character. Eggman isn’t alone this time, he’s teamed up with Chaos, Shadow, Metal Sonic, and a new mystery villain. The trailer will leave you shouting for Sega to take your money. We also got to see a look at the Green Hill Zone Act 2 boss. Special thanks to Blue Paradox for getting this from the Twitch stream.
He's still looking a bit pink.
Today Sega released more gameplay of Flying Battery Zone and this time we're able to see Knuckles peruse through Flying Battery in a 1 minute video shown below (plus screenshots including Sonic and Tails).
Sega held an event today at SXSW. There was no official stream, however, Sonic sites such as TSSZ and Tails Channel were able to stream from the audience.
Lets take a look at what was announced.