Sonic Mania Delayed to Summer 2017, Project Sonic Titled Sonic Forces

Sonic Mania Delayed to Summer 2017, Project Sonic Titled Sonic Forces - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 17 March 2017 / 8,214 Views

Sega has delayed Sonic Mania from Spring 2017 to Summer 2017. The game is in development for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PC. 

View the Flying Battery Zone reveal trailer below:

Sega also announced Project Sonic is officially titled Sonic Forces. The game launches for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PC in holiday 2017. 

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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shirosakura (on 17 March 2017)

It's like Miyamoto said, "A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad."

COKTOE (on 19 March 2017)

Just like Duke Nukem Forever.

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Nuvendil (on 17 March 2017)

You know, I get everyone is upset about having to wait, but I am SO glad Sega seems to have learned to leave the game in the oven until it's done. Hopefully a ood sign for both games.

Nem (on 17 March 2017)

Oh... the pain... :( I want this game so bad! But, it will be worth the wait.

CaptainExplosion (on 17 March 2017)

This will make this summer more enjoyable. :)

KLAMarine (on 17 March 2017)

Good. Don't rush development, Sega... And playable Shadow, please.

Vertigo-X (on 17 March 2017)


ship31 (on 17 March 2017)

SEGA never knows what the neck they're doing.

BraLoD (on 17 March 2017)

Screw you Sega D: