The Sonic the Hedgehog franchise will celebrate its 30th anniversary next month, and fans are wondering how Sega and the Sonic Team will mark this opportunity. Takashi Iizuka, head of the Sonic Team, said in 2019 that 2021 would be a big year for the Sonic franchise, but it was pretty quiet in the blue blur world, except for a few license and partnership announcements. .. It looks like it’s changing later this week, as Sega announced Sonic Central. Take a look at the outlook for the Sonic franchise.
According to the teaser image, Sonic Central will let players see some new things first. This stream, both on YouTube and Twitch, will first showcase some of the upcoming projects, partnerships and events of the Sega and Sonic Teams, built to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise.Broadcast by Sonic Central on both official Sonic channels YouTube And Cramps Thursday, May 27, 9 am Pacific Standard Time / 12 pm Eastern Standard Time.
In addition to the announcement of Sonic Central, Sega has also released a video to thank the fans and celebrate the brand’s first 30 years. You can watch the video below.
The last big year of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise was 2017, when both Sonic Mania and Sonic Forces were launched after the first announcement at the franchise’s 25th Anniversary Ceremony at San Diego Comic-Con 2016. Sonic Forces, on the other hand, was more lukewarm about how it was accepted by the community and critics. Since then, Sonic and his friends have participated in the good old kart race at Team Sonic Racing, developed by Sumo Digital in 2019.
Sonic the Hedgehog was first released on June 23, 1991 at Sega Genesis. Interestingly Game informer Also, at the age of 30 later this summer, the first issue of our magazine was none other than Sonic the Hedgehog on the cover. For more information on the history of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, see the series of roller coasters, the leap to the Nintendo console, why Sonic 2 is so important, and Sonic & Knuckles’ Genesis lock-on technology. please confirm. I was born.