Sonic Mania Release Date Possibly Leaked by Steam
SEGA fans have had a long wait since the initial announcement of Sonic Mania coming to consoles in the near future. With previous news that the title had been pushed back, it seemed that perhaps fans may be in for the long haul, waiting for this game to finally release. However, it looks like SEGA may be launching their newest addition to the Sonic franchise sooner than expected, according to Steam’s website.
The discovery was posted on NEOgaf by user purseowner. According to the post and the Steam page, the game will be releasing this summer. Watching the trailer also gives a more direct date of August 15th, though no other word on the release was given by SEGA in light of this information. Due to the fact that SEGA hasn’t definitively confirmed this date, fans should definitely make sure to check back frequently as news of this possible release date continues to develop.
In the meantime, as we wait for more confirmation regarding this Steam reveal, fans can check out other news pieces regarding the game’s release, including a trailer release of Knuckles taking action in the game. In this trailer, fans can see the updated Flying Battery zone in this 2D throwback to the original Sonic titles that became so popular in years past. Now, it’s just a matter of time as gamers wait in anticipation for the chance to give this level a try while reliving long-past hours of Sonic game play. For more news regarding Sonic and SEGA, check out these articles below to keep in the know:
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Thoughts on the possible release date for Sonic Mania? How many fans think that Steam’s website is accurate on the release date? Make sure to join in on the discussion in the comments below, and don’t forget to follow DFTG on Twitter for live gaming and entertainment updates 24/7. As always … game on, friends!