New Reveals for Sonic Mania and Project Sonic Set for March 16, 2017

on February 13, 2017 10:21 AM

Today, Sega announced it will host an official Sonic the Hedgehog panel at SXSW 2017 on March 15th, at 6:00 PM EST. The panel will include new reveals for both Sonic Mania and Project Sonic 2017.

Specifically, Sega says an “exclusive behind-the-scenes look at both Sonic Mania and the upcoming Sonic 2017,”  will be showcased. Presenters will include Aaron Webber and Mike Pollock of Sega, voice actor Roger Craig Smith, and Sonic Team’s Takashi Iizuka. According to Sega, presenters will answer questions about both games, present new reveals for each title, and discuss Sonic’s resurgence in the world of gaming since the reveal of both games.

Lastly, a line from the panels’ description reads:

“Of course, with Sonic involved, who knows what other surprises might be in store?”

Sonic Mania is set to release sometime this spring for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. Meanwhile, Project Sonic 2017 (which still doesn’t have an official name) is set to release for the same platforms sometime this year.

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