Everyone’s favorite blue hedgehog is back and ready to hit the racetrack! Sega recently confirmed that Sonic the Hedgehog and friends are set to appear in a brand new competitive co-op style racing game, Team Sonic Racing. The game will be available for purchase this winter on Windows PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.
Team Sonic Racing will include single and multiplayer modes (both locally and online), up to 15 playable characters with “distinct types” of abilities (speed, power and technique), car customization options, and a four-player split screen feature perfect for friendly gatherings and sibling rivalries.
Team Sonic Racing will feature three-person teams
Sega and developer Sumo Digital promise Team Sonic Racing allows fans their choice of Grand Prix mode, Exhibition mode, Time-Trial, and Team Adventure mode. Unlike the majority of racing games, Team Sonic Racing seriously emphasizes a team dynamic among players; Your three-person team can help make plays that either assist each other, take down the competition, or unleash the team’s Ultimate.
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Eager fans can expect more details from Sega and developers as E3 2018 approaches; in the meantime, check out this thrilling new teaser trailer from the official Sonic the Hedgehog YouTube channel.