Sonic Boom

3DS, WIIU / Platform / Release: 2014 / ESRB: RP

There's reason to be concerned with Sonic Boom

By Robert Workman, Jun 30, 2014 9:30am PDT

Is Sega's latest Sonic game already running into trouble?


New villain slithers into newly-titled Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 02, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Dr. Eggman will take a backseat in Sonic's newest game, as a new villain arises in the newly-titled Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric.


Sonic Boom introduces Sticks to the cast

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Sonic Boom is aiming to give Sonic the Hedgehog more of an Adventure Time-style aesthetic and that becomes more evident with the reveal of the newest cast member: Sticks, the jungle badger.


Sonic Boom uses CryEngine to achieve 'lush, tropical, beachy' look

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 21, 2014 9:30am PDT

Sonic Boom is yet another reboot of Sega's classic mascot. Developed by Big Red Button, the upcoming Nintendo exclusive features redesigned...


Sonic Boom's first character redesigns were 'more alien and different'

By Steve Watts, Mar 17, 2014 8:15am PDT

Sonic Boom is making some bold revisions to Sonic and the gang, but earlier versions of the redesigns were even more radical and tempered by Sega's Sonic Team.


How Sonic Boom is influenced by Adventure Time

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2014 8:30am PDT

Sonic Boom creative director Bob Rafei says that part of making Sonic into a western property is understanding that kids' pop culture requires a mixture of story and humor, and references shows like Adventure Time as examples.


Sonic Boom behind the scenes video reveals the cast

By Riccí D. Kearney, Feb 27, 2014 3:00pm PST

SEGA recently released a behind the scenes video for the new video game and Cartoon Network series.


How Sonic Boom is catered to the western market

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2014 10:15am PST

Sonic veteran Takashi Iizuka says that Sonic Boom is very consciously being catered to western gamers, to the point that Sega has no plans to bring the games or cartoon to Japan.


Sonic Boom announced for Wii U and 3DS, not developed by Sonic Team

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 06, 2014 12:20pm PST

Sega has revealed an all-new Sonic game called Sonic Boom for Wii U and 3DS, which will feature a whole new look for the blue hedgehog and precede an all-new CG animated series.