2D Sonic is back in an all-new adventure!
Play as Sonic, Tails, & Knuckles as you race through all-new zones and fully re-imagined classics, each filled with exciting surprises and powerful bosses. Harness Sonic's new Drop Dash, Tails' flight, and Knuckles' climbing abilities to overcome the evil Dr. Eggman's robots. Discover a myriad of never-before-seen hidden paths and secrets!
This all-new experience celebrates the best of Classic Sonic, pushing the envelope forward with stunning 60 FPS gameplay and pixel-perfect physics. Welcome to the next level for the world's fastest blue hedgehog. Welcome to Sonic Mania.
Sonic Mania is an upcoming side-scrolling platformer video game in the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise which acts as a celebration of the Sonic series' 25th anniversary. The game emulates the gameplay and 2D sprite animation of the original Sega Genesis Sonic games. The game was announced on 22 July 2016 and is set to be released in 2017.
Sonic Mania's levels consist of remixed Zones from past games, suck as Green Hill Zone from the original 'Sonic the Hedgehog', as well as a number of new Zones. In addition to the standard Spin Jump, Spin Attack, and Spin Dash maneuvers, Sonic Mania introduces the Drop Dash, which allows the player to instantly dash into a Spin Attack upon landing from a jump. The game also features the elemental shields which appeared in the early Sonic games.