The executives of Sega will look at the players’ feedback very closely with the upcoming 2D platformer “Sonic Mania”. This is ultimately to determine the future development.
The Japanese publisher Sega is currently working on two new games of the “Sonic” brand. Which will be released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. “Sonic Mania” will revert to the classic 2D gameplay of the series and modernize the old content. With the second game “Sonic Forces” the developers will ultimately offer a modern version of the hedgehog adventure.
In the meantime the responsible persons have confirmed that the feedback of the players to the “Sonic Mania” appearing in August will ultimately determine how the “Sonic” brand will develop in the future. “We do not know if Sonic Mania will be accepted positively by the market, we will know when the game is released, and when we see the reactions, In which direction future Sonic games will develop. ”
“Sonic Mania” will be a traditional 2D platformer, which uses the roots of the series and puts Sonic, Knuckles and Tails into focus again. In addition to modernized levels of classics, new stages and additions are also offered.