News – Sonic Boom gets release date

July 26, 2014 by  
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Wii U and 3DS platformers Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric and Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal will both be released in November, SEGA has announced.

First up on 11th November is 3DS offering Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal developed by Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time developer Sanzaru Games. Following it a week later on the 18th of November will be the Cry Engine 3 powered Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric, which is developed by new studio Big Red Button.

Both games are a prequel to the upcoming Sonic Boom TV series and takes place in a brand new Sonic Universe, which is separate from Sonic Team’s games. Throughout the adventures in Sonic Hero like fashion, you’ll always be accompanied by at least one other character, which you can freely switch between to make use of their unique ability.