A complete and delayed summary of everything shown at today’s Sonic Central presentation

Shortly after today’s Sonic Central presentation, we have now received the full official recap and the full replay of the event, which featured numerous hedgehog-related announcements.

These have included collaborations in different games, Sonic Colors Ultimate and Rise of the Wisps, Sonic Origins, Sonic Prime and merchandise news and a new project for 2022. We leave you with the recap, followed by the replay:

Today, in honour of Sonic the Hedgehog’s 30th anniversary, SEGA hosted the first-ever “Sonic Central” live event, offered on the official Sonic the Hedgehog YouTube and Twitch channels. During the celebratory event, SEGA revealed a host of upcoming entertainment experiences starring the hedgehog himself. The broadcast kicked off with the creators of the upcoming Netflix animated series, Sonic Prime. While no celebration would be complete without a little music, SEGA revealed that they will be celebrating Sonic’s 30th anniversary with a live orchestra event on June 23 featuring music from Sonic games over the past 30 years with a special preview during Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest. Kickoff Live! on June 10, with special appearances by Crush 40 and Tomoya Ohtani.

After the opening segment, SEGA jumped into the middle where it all began, with a series of supersonic announcements related to the games that brought the hedgehog to the next console, PC and mobile experiences this year:

Sonic Colors: Ultimate and Sonic Colors: Rise of the Wisps: SEGA revealed Sonic Colors: Ultimate, an adrenaline-fuelled remaster of the beloved 2010 platformer Sonic Colors, along with a colourful debut trailer. Sonic Colors: Ultimate will be released both digitally and physically on PlayStation 4, Microsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, with a digital-only release on PC via the Epic Game Store on September 7, 2021. Fans can pre-order Sonic Colors: Ultimate today to receive the exclusive Sonic Baby keychain and other bonus items. In addition, SEGA revealed a trailer for the two-part animated series, Sonic Colors: Rise of the Wisps, the first short-form animation with full dialogue and a voice cast that includes the return of legendary Sonic voice actor Roger Craig Smith.

Sonic Origins: SEGA is working on a new compilation series that includes Sonic the Hedgehog 1, 2, Sonic 3 & Knuckles, as well as Sonic CD. Fans looking for a nostalgic gaming experience can check out these classic hits for uninterrupted Sonic action and new content, with more information coming soon.

New Sonic Team game: Get ready to embark on a new journey in the next flagship Sonic title from Sonic Team, the team that brought you Sonic Generations and Sonic Forces. Check out the trailer.

Tokyo 2020: Sonic is heading to the Olympics! Dress your Avatar as Sonic and compete in 18 fun-filled Olympic events in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games: The Official Video Game, coming to all platforms on 22 June and available to pre-order today.

Ampliaciones de plataforma: Sonic está más disponible que nunca este año con Sonic Mania y Team Sonic Racing ya disponibles en Amazon Luna. Además, el 1 de junio, Sonic Forces, Team Sonic Racing y Sonic Mania llegarán a PlayStation Now. Y más adelante, el 24 de junio, Sonic Mania estará disponible en la Epic Game Store.

Eventos especiales de juegos para móviles: Sonic Forces: Speed Battle Mobile tendrá un personaje muy especial, que permitirá a los jugadores aprovechar el poder de las Esmeraldas del Caos y cargar en la batalla como Super Sonic, con carreras privadas que llegarán a finales de este año como parte de un evento de tiempo limitado. En Sonic Dash, los jugadores pueden participar en una fiesta especial con temática pirata y desbloquear a Sonic Pirata y al Capitán Shadow, recogiendo otros premios por el camino. Sonic Racing aporta el toque clásico, con personajes y coches clásicos y tres nuevas pistas en una zona clásica, junto con algunas remezclas de la vieja escuela. Por último, este mes de octubre, prepárate para un susto con la llegada de Warehog a Sonic Forces y Sonic Dash: ¡espera su llegada en Halloween y desata su poder!

Además, para celebrar el 30º aniversario, Sonic hará un cameo especial en el Two Point Hospital de SEGA:

Two Point Hospital: construye un hospital de la nada a una obra maestra, esta vez con elementos exclusivos de Sonic en el juego, opciones de personalización de los personajes y decoración del hospital. Cambia los trajes del personal para celebrar el 30º aniversario de Sonic, con objetos disponibles en el juego de forma gratuita el 22 de julio.

But there are more ways to celebrate! SEGA unveiled a line of commemorative products to celebrate the 30th anniversary that Sonic fans can appreciate for years to come.

Licensed products: SEGA will be collaborating with a strong roster of partners throughout the year to create new Sonic products, including exciting items such as a Giant Eggman robot game from JAKKS Pacific Inc, a full-colour hardcover Sonic encyclopedia from Dark Horse and more. As part of Sonic’s 30th celebration, IDW will release a special 80-page oversized comic book featuring three stories of colourful heroes and dastardly villains. Commemorative 30th anniversary gold and silver coins will also be available this year from APMEX.