August 22, 2023 – SEGA is pleased to introduce some of the characters from Sonic Superstars, which is scheduled to release this fall on PlayStation®4, PlayStation®5, Nintendo Switch™, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Epic Games Store, and Steam. Learn more about the playable characters – like Sonic, Tails, and others – as well as the villains who stand in their way, such as Dr. Eggman and the new character, Trip.
■ The Four Superstars for This New Adventure!
The fastest hedgehog to ever live! Sonic travels the world at supersonic speed while taking down anything that poses a threat to his friends, peace, and nature.
While he’d prefer to relax with his pals, there’s no way he could ever overlook Dr. Eggman’s evil schemes!
Amy is a cheerful and energetic pink hedgehog who has a strong sense of justice and a kind heart. She punishes those who pick on the weak with her gigantic Piko Piko Hammer!
Tails is a highly-motivated genius mechanic who also pilots Sonic’s plane, the Tornado!
He can fly by spinning his two tails like propellers. Tails is the best sidekick Sonic could ask for!
Knuckles is the guardian of the Master Emerald on Angel Island, and the last surviving member of his clan.
He can smash enemies with his powerful spiked knuckles, climb up walls, and glide! Though he can be a bit hardheaded at times, he’s an honorable and reliable ally!
■ The Colorful Lineup of Villains that Clash with Sonic and His Friends
Dr. Eggman is an evil genius scientist with an IQ of over 300 who plans to conquer the world and establish his Eggman Empire. In order to obtain even more power, he searches for the Chaos Emeralds along with his mighty robot army.
What sort of wicked schemes does he have for the Northstar Islands?
A jerboa known as Fang the Hunter. This nimble bounty hunter is always on the lookout for his next big score. As a wanted criminal, he’s gone by many different names over the years.
Always trying to get an edge on his opponents, Fang has fine-tuned his beloved vehicle, the Marvelous Queen, once again for this adventure.
Trip is a mysterious girl who is first encountered by Fang on the Northstar Islands. She is donned from head to toe in heavy armor, the weight of which seems to contribute to her clumsiness.
Dr. Eggman and Fang force her to guide them through this uncharted land.
About Sonic Superstars
Sonic Superstars is a brand-new high-speed action game that combines the classic feel of the 2D sidescrolling Sonic series with crisp 3D graphics.
A new adventure begins for Sonic and his pals, Tails, Amy, and Knuckles, in the mysterious Northstar Islands, inhabited by gigantic creatures. With your newfound Emerald Powers, stop Dr. Eggman and Fang, who plan to use these creatures for their devious schemes! Sonic Superstars is releasing in Fall 2023.
For the first time in the history of the series, you’ll be able to play with three other players locally! Whether you’re flying solo or playing with friends and family, have a blast navigating through the stages!