Nintendo Switch Is Not Getting Sega Genesis Collection

Sega recently hosted a Sonic panel at SXSW Gaming in which they announced a tonne of new projects and teases related to everyone's favorite hedgehog. Unless you're a huge Sonic fan, you probably haven't.

This new content includes an Encore Mode with remixed stages and four-player Competition Mode.

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You can also look forward to a new series of Sonic Mania Adventures animated shorts.

That Encore mode wasn't fully detailed, with SEGA simply saying that players will have a new way to explore the various acts in Sonic Mania, and it includes some graphics changes.

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Sonic Mania Plus will have a number of new features. It'll come with holographic packaging, a 32 page art book as well as a SEGA Genesis reversible cover.

Sonic Mania is getting an updated version called Sonic Mania Plus on PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC this summer. While Sonic R was an on-foot racing game, Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing and Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing Transformed put Sonic and friends into high-speed karts and other vehicles.

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In addition to the announcement of Sonic Mania Plus, Sega launched a teaser that can be viewed through the official Twitter account of Sonic the Hedgehog. Also revealed at the panel was a collaboration with Puma to make the RS-0 Sonic trainers, as shown in the trailer below.