Sonic The Hedgehog is going to star in a feature film, Marza Animation Planet, Sega and Sony have announced today.
The film will also include well-known character’s from Sonic’s past adventures, such as Dr. Eggman. Marza Animation Planet is a Japanese animation company who created the Sonic: Night of the Werehog short, as well as cinematics for Sonic Colors and Sonic Generations.
“There are limitless stories to tell with a character like Sonic the Hedgehog, and a built-in international fan base,” said Hannah Minghella, Columbia Pictures’ president of production. “Along with our wonderful creative partners at Marza, we’re looking to capture everything that generations of fans know and love about Sonic while also growing his audience wider than ever before.”