Later this year, Sonic the Hedgehog will make his triumphant return to video games, following his exile as a supporting character in various auxiliary games, as well as a comic book hero and internet meme. A trailer for Sonic Forces is here, showing that the more things change, the more they stay the same.
This initial trailer for Sonic Forces is just 40 seconds or so of gameplay (billed as the “first modern” gameplay of the Sonic franchise), with Sonic speeding his way through a very detailed city that appears to be under attack by Dr. Eggman. He runs, he eats rings, he loop-de-loops, and all the other things Sonic is supposed to do. And he does them very, very fast.
Here’s the trailer: