Sonic Movie Postponed in Japan

The Sonic the Hedgehog movie has been postponed in Japan, where it was scheduled to open on March 27, 2020 as Sonic the Movie. Advance tickets can be used for whenever the new date is announced. No reason was given but it is expected to be due to the coronavirus outbreak. The film theatrically released in the United States on February 14, 2020.

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SEGA Spring Sonic Sale!

Sega Games are holding a “SEGA Spring Sale” on the Japanese Switch eShop focusing on games featuring Sonic. All titles are on sale until March 31, 2020 with 10% off Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 (¥5,910), 25% off Team Sonic Racing (¥4,941), 15% off Sonic Mania (¥1,683), and 10% off Sonic Forces (¥2,960). Artwork for all four titles added below…

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Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020 Dated

Sega Games have announced that Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020 will release for iOS and Android worldwide on May 7, 2020 as a free download but with in-app purchases required to unlock all game content. Pre-registration is now open on the App Store and Google Play. There are 16 playable characters and 15 events to choose from. Check out the promo video below…

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Chao In Space – Official Animation

Brace for impact as forces collide in “Chao In Space”! Inspired by the posters originally found in the Sonic Adventure series, the epic space saga finally comes to life as a beautiful short animation, almost 20 years later.

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Sonic Confirmed For Super Monkey Ball

Sega Games have confirmed that Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD. Sonic, along with costumes for AiAi and friends, can be unlocked by playing through the game. The game launches on 29 October in the west and the 31st in Japan. Pre-order the packaged version here – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Artwork, screenssots, and reveal trailer added below.

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Sonic the Hedgehog Odekake Plush: Classic Sonic

SEGA Interactive are releasing the above Sonic the Hedgehog Odekake Plush: Classic Sonic in October. Sonic is approximately 320mm tall and comes with a Ring, Sonic’s snap buttons on his hands allows him to hold the ring! Preorder Sonic here – – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off! More pictures added below…

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