But Sega wanted to " take the occasion of the 30th anniversary to announce that a brand new title was in development."
Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka is hoping that 2022's new Sonic game will help define the future of the series the way Sonic Adventure did.
A number of details may have emerged on the recently unveiled game, while Sega themselves also seem to have inadvertently revealed the game's name.
Charting the visual evolutions of some more gaming icons.
Spoilt for choice here.
In anticipation of Sonic's 30th anniversary next year.
It was also apparently done without crunch.
Only 1980s kids will remember this.
The blue hedgehog's next big entry will be racing in in two years.
No other information was given, however.
Generations of Sonic.
Plus, a hint that the upcoming Sonic game may be coming to the NX?
'We're trying to take Sonic back to where it used to be.'
There will now be two Sonic franchises.
'The recent information coming out of Nuremburg Toy Fair was incorrect.'
An appealing new Sonic title.
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