Earlier this week, a new Sonic Forces trailer was released during the Tokyo Game Show, and it gave players a peek at the game to come. Now, the trailer has been re-released in English for those who aren’t familiar with Japanese.
In case you missed it, the first major story DLC for Sonic Forces has been announced, allowing players to use Shadow the Hedgehog as a playable character:
Get EPISODE SHADOW to uncover the untold story of the new villain, Infinite, and rediscover three updated stages playing as Shadow. Plus, play as Shadow in over 10 Modern Sonic based stages!
Experience the full story behind the new villain’s rise to power and as you find renewed replayability across Modern Sonic stages. The fate of Sonic the Hedgehog’s world is in your hands – Join the Uprising.
Here’s the description for Sonic Forces:
Fight through a world destroyed by Dr. Eggman and a powerful new villain in Sonic Forces, the new fast-paced action platformer from the team that brought you Sonic Colors and Sonic Generations. Sonic Forces lets you speed through rolling ruined landscapes as Modern Sonic, catapult past perilous platforms as Classic Sonic, and use powerful new gadgets as your own Custom Hero Character.
- All Star Cast of Heroes and Villains – Battle an all star lineup of foes, including Dr. Eggman, Zavok, Metal Sonic, and Chaos, leading up to a fight against Sonic’s most powerful enemy yet, Infinite. Even Heroes need help, so you must team up to take back the world.
- Create Your Own Custom Hero – Create your own unique hero with hundreds of different accessories to chose from and share your character to fans around the world!
- Three Types of Gameplay – Speed through and fight hordes of robots as Modern Sonic, enjoy the fast paced side-scrolling action of Classic Sonic and run across iconic zones defeating enemies as your own custom hero.
Sonic Forces is set to launch worldwide on November 7 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.