SEGA CORPORATION is delighted to announce that Sonic Colors: Ultimate was released on September 9, 2021 for Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, and PC (via the Epic Games Store).
The new edition seeks to supercharge the original 3D-action game Sonic Colors released in 2010 for Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, and PC (via the Epic Games Store). Characters and stages have all been enhanced using high-resolution graphics, and the game also boasts brand new remixes of all the background tracks for stages and boss battles, alongside a re-recorded opening theme: “Reach For The Stars”. The game is bursting with even more brand-new features, such the ‘Tails Save’ where Tails can save Sonic if he falls from one of the stages, or the new Jade Ghost Wisp which lets Sonic move through walls and float through the air! Not only that, but the new ‘Rival Rush’ mode lets you race against Metal Sonic, while new items are also available so you can customize Sonic any way you like, as well as so much more! Get your copy of Sonic Colors: Ultimate now for only 3,990 yen (4,389 yen with tax)!
SEGA has also released a launch trailer jam-packed with action and adventure to celebrate Sonic Colors: Ultimate finally hitting stores!
Get a glimpse of Sonic’s super speed-run of Egg Planet Park here:
The original mini-comic EGG PLANET PARK: The Beginning of an Adventure, the prologue to Sonic Colors: Ultimate, has just been released via the official Sonic Twitter page (@SonicOfficialJP)! In the two-part mini comic, we see Sonic and his friends discover the commercial for Dr. Eggman’s massive outer space theme park ‘EGG PLANET PARK’.
Please also check out the mini-series Sonic Colors Rise of the Wisps which is also part of the game’s prologue and is currently available via the links below:
In addition to the game itself, the download-only ‘Colorful Pack’ Digital Deluxe Edition is packed full of additional content and is currently available for 4,490 yen (4,939 yen with tax). Additional content includes customizable items such as gold and silver gloves and shoes, exclusive Sonic movie-themed player icons and effects as part of the ‘Ultimate Cosmetic Pack’, as well as three exclusive original in-game remixes within the ‘Ultimate Music Pack’.
Sonic the Hedgehog is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year! To properly celebrate this special occasion, a limited edition of Sonic Colors: Ultimate including exclusive items is now available for 8,990 yen (9,889 yen with tax). In addition to the game itself, the limited-edition version includes the official artbook “Life in Sonic’s World Vol. 1”, which contains the art series “SONIC PICT” that received much acclaim on Sonic’s official Twitter page. With content to delight your ears as well as your eyes, the CD compilation “Life in Sonic’s World” is also included, alongside a Sonic 30th Anniversary Collector’s Coin to commemorate the occasion.
The super-fast hedgehog we all know as Sonic is a SEGA game character that has taken the world by storm since his debut in the 1991 video game Sonic The Hedgehog. Since then, the series has released many titles for various devices and cumulative sales of the series to date have now surpassed 1.14 billion units (including downloads). Stay tuned as Sonic continues to zoom through even more stages in future!