Sonic Mania Plus, an up to this point model of ultimate Twelve months’s Sonic Mania, is coming to Nintendo Swap, PlayStation four and Xbox One this summer season, Sega introduced at its Sonic the Hedgehog panel at South by Southwest this day.
Sonic Mania Plus will consist of an all-fresh Encore Mode, Sega mentioned, which offers fresh ways to explore every of the sport’s acts and must always restful advance with some unspecified visible adjustments. The Plus model of the sport can even consist of two fresh playable characters: Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel.
Mighty and Ray are pretty deep persona cuts; the duo first appeared in SegaSonic the Hedgehog, a 1993 arcade sport in holding with Sonic.
To boot to 2 fresh characters, Sonic Mania Plus can even enlarge the sport’s competition mode to assist up to four players.
Now not just like the fresh Sonic Mania, which used to be handiest released digitally, Sonic Mania Plus will get a bodily liberate. That liberate will feature deluxe packaging: a holographic trek cloak and a reversible sleeve designed to mimic Sega Genesis/Mega Power field. A 32-web page art guide can even be incorporated as piece of the kit.
Sonic Mania Plus will retail for $29.Ninety 9 and advance sometime this summer season. Sega mentioned that a digital update for the fresh sport will be released on the identical time, though pricing for that upgrade will be introduced later.