Sonic has all the time struggled a bit with the transition to 3D, however Sonic Forces is hoping to be the sport to lastly nail it. It’s not ditching its legacy altogether, although, as you possibly can see within the new trailer above.
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That’s proper – not all of it will likely be 3D. For one purpose or one other, we’ll play as basic Sonic sooner or later, as he tears by means of a reimagined Green Hill Zone.
It’s form of hypnotic, watching somebody who’s good on the recreation do a flawless, speedy run. It’s far more entertaining than my childhood recollections of staccato platforming and scattered rings.
Quite how this part might be contextualised within the recreation is anybody’s guess. Will 2D sections pop up rather a lot? Will it simply be an introductory degree? Who is aware of.
We’ll discover out when Sonic Forces releases later this yr.