Goodbye Project Sonic 2017, hello Sonic Forces! Revealed at the SXSW 2017 Sonic the Hedgehog panel, Sonic Forces is the next mainline Sonic title releasing Holiday 2017. The game will pit the forces of good and evil against each other as Sonic and friends face off with the evil Dr. Eggman.
Powered by the new Hedgehog Engine 2, Sonic will traverse beautiful landscapes while being as speedy as ever. Both Modern Sonic and Classic Sonic will be playable, however it was teased at the panel that a third playstyle will be introduced in this new title. What this new playstyle shall be will be announced at a later date.
Along with a soundtrack directed by series veteran Tomoya Ohtani, and the return of the fan favorite power-up the Wisps, Sonic Forces is shaping up to be a major title for Sonic the Hedgehog. The first gameplay of which will be released tomorrow morning focusing on Modern Sonic himself.
Until then, look forward to Sonic Forces when it launches for Nintendo Switch this holiday season!