On Thursday, March 16 at 5pm CT, SEGA will be hosting a panel titled Gotta Go Fast: The Official Panel of Sonic the Hedgehog at SXSW 2017. During the hour-long panel, both Sonic Mania and Project Sonic 2017 are set to receive “a new reveal.”
Featuring Aaron Webber (Social Media Manager), Mike Pollock (voice of Dr. Eggman), Roger Smith (voice of Sonic the Hedgehog), and Takashi Iizuka (Director), here’s what you need to know about the panel:
Dive into the world of Sonic the Hedgehog in this exclusive behind-the-scenes look at both Sonic Mania and the upcoming Sonic 2017! With presenters from SEGA and Sonic Team’s Takashi Iizuka, this panel will answer questions about both games, showcase a new reveal for each title, and will discuss Sonic’s resurgence in the world of gaming since the reveal of both games. Of course, with Sonic involved, who knows what other surprises might be in store?
The listing didn’t say if the panel would be livestreamed.
Sonic Mania is scheduled for a spring 2017 release, and Project Sonic 2017 is slated to arrive in holiday 2017. Both titles will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch.