Microsoft announces collaboration with Sonic Movie 2; Furry Controllers and Custom Console
Microsoft has announced that it is collaborating with Sega and Paramount to offer custom Xbox controllers and an Xbox Series S based on the next sonic the hedgehog 2 movie. This limited-time Xbox Series S features a golden ring portal from the movie franchise alongside the logo featuring Sonic and Knuckles battling it out. Additionally, the controllers are textured with a blur reminiscent of Sonic’s fur, with blue and red colorations available.
Intrigued, potential participants can participate in this giveaway by retweeting the official contest announcement tweet and redemption of Microsoft Rewards Points. Check the latest news article on Xbox’s website for more information on these freebies.
A Knuckles-centric spinoff series featuring Idris Elba reprising his role was also recently announced alongside a third Sonic movie.
Developed by the experienced members of SEGA’s Sonic Team Japan, led by Producer Sachiko Kawamura and Director Morio Kishimoto, sound borders will bring Sonic fans a whole new kind of Sonic experience. In the dangerous and vast world of Sonic Frontiers, anything is possible, and players will have the freedom to explore the visually stunning open-area realm.
“sound borders is a huge leap forward for the franchise, delivering an evolved gaming experience that can be enjoyed by long-time Sonic fans and action-adventure enthusiasts,” said Takashi Iizuka, Chief Creative Officer, Sonic Team. USA. “Through the efforts of the talented developers at Sonic Team Japan, we have created a whole new style of gaming experience for sonic the hedgehog, where players can explore lush, expansive landscapes with the speed and abilities of Sonic. There’s sure to be plenty of twists and turns around every corner in ‘Sonic Frontiers’, and we’re excited to reveal more information about the game over the coming months.
sound borders releases on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC in Holiday 2022. A teaser site has launched. Moreover, the title setting confirmed to be called Starfall Islands.