New 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 trailer shows off local co-op and new ‘Keep Ring Mode’ gets detailed

While we haven’t gotten a release date in the west on the 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 release, over in Japan the game is being release in less than a week! That means that 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 has been getting quite the amount of information released, like the trailer above showing off the local wireless connectivity. It will be required for both 3DSs to own a copy of the game, but if you do you will be able to have a second player control Tails through your single player adventure or you can go head to head in the versus racing mode.

Like most M2 re-releases in their SEGA 3D Classics series, this game will not only have 3D, save states and the ability to save replays; but it will also have a new mode that they are calling ‘Ring Keep’ mode. In this mode you will start a stage with 10 rings, each time you get attacked the amount of rings you lose is halved. I guess we shall see how this will work when we get to play it and how it impacts the way you play the game.

If we had to predict the release date of 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 in the west, I would say expect it sometime in August!


4 responses to “New 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 trailer shows off local co-op and new ‘Keep Ring Mode’ gets detailed

  1. Curty says:

    I’m hoping they add Tails’ flying to this release, like they added spindash to the 3D Sonic 1 release. I’m also curious if they ever release a Sonic & Knuckles 3D, is it going to “lock on”.

    • Chelsea says:

      Unfortunately, they didn’t add Tails’ flight in the game. <:,( I'm very disappointed! I wanted Tails' flight in that port, but they didn't. I'm not gonna get that game until they decided to add that patch where Tails' flight ability is present in 3D Sonic 2 in that game!

  2. John says:

    i am excited and i own most all the sega 3d classics.. please release early in august.. i can’t w8 2 play it

  3. gareth says:

    shut up and take my money

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