Game News Sonic Frontiers: Boss fight, new features… full information on the new hedgehog adventure
Over the past few days, the game Sonic Frontiers has aroused our curiosity by revealing many images of the game here and there. Now, the promised open-world is back in front of the stage again to reveal the new trailer and lots of information!
To extraordinary fights?
During Sonic Central, a conference dedicated to our friend Sonic’s next projects, and through a preview written by IGN, that Sonic Frontiers was discussed again … with information and even a new trailer.
In this trailer (above), we see Sonic facing multiple bosses, and that’s good, because according to the latest paper from IGN, battles have an important place in it. new Sonic game. In fact, even if Sonic Frontiers remains above all a 3D platformer in an open world, the title also offers unique fights. In Sonic Frontiers, our favorite blue hedgehog is entitled to many combat skills: he can of course jump on his enemies as before, but also use the Cyloop attack to surround his opponents or make a rain of blows. On the defensive side, the hedgehog can also evade and even parry.
Not only that, we also know that Sonic is able to defeat his opponents in many different ways especially in employer fights. For example, to defeat a giant enemy using a shell, it is possible to block attacks at the right time to retaliate or use the Cyloop to fly its shell and thus put the enemy in a dangerous position. condition.
To end the fights, Sonic Frontiers, like many RPGs, will offer scalable gameplay because while the blue hedgehog gains experience, the player can purchase new skills in a talent tree. Unfortunately, these skills have not yet been revealed by SEGA.
Sonic, alone, faces a large “open space”
In this adventure, Sonic will be alone! In fact, he was separated from his teammates Tails and Amy when the three of them plunged into a wormhole. Our hero therefore finds himself isolated from everyone on a large green secluded island described by Takashi Iizuka, the president of the Sonic Team, as an “open zone”. not an open world.
The open worlds of games like Zelda or other AAA are basic adventure or RPG worlds. For Sonic, the heart remains 3D action. Our basic idea is that it happens in an open space. What sets Sonic Frontiers apart is this unique take on the open game world. Takashi Iizuka, President of the Sonic Team by IGN
However, this open area is still large and will allow the blue hedgehog to fully utilize its speed to explore this universe or participate in races against the clock. In addition, by winning it or by solving the many puzzles that are in the decoration the game area will expand and provide new horizons to visit. In addition to the open area, Sonic Frontiers will also offer fans a “classic” level, therefore more linear, which will include optional objectives such as “finish the level as quickly as possible”, “collect all the red rings ”, and so on.
As a reminder, Sonic Frontiers is still expected by the end of 2022 on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and Nintendo Switch.