It’s been months since the second Sonic movie came out, but Sega has already confirmed that it will have a third outing. With the news comes something even more surprising: there will also be an actual TV series starring Knuckles.
There still isn’t much information on either project, but Paramount Pictures has confirmed that Idris Elba – who will debut as Knuckles in the second Sonic film – will retain his role in the series. televised.
Haruki Satomi, CEO of SEGA, confirmed that “our relationship with Paramount is excellent and we are very happy to continue to develop the Sonic The Hedgehog universe with them. 2022 will be a big enough year for the franchise thanks to the opening in April of the second film and the year-end arrival of Sonic Frontiers, the new and highly anticipated video game from France Fans around the world have loved Sonic for thirty years and it gives us a lot of illusion to create moments memories and experiences for them in the years to come”
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will be released next April 1 in Spain and will play, among other things, a more protagonist role as Tails, another of the fan favorite characters. On the other hand, Sonic Frontiers will be released this year.