The official title and logo have been revealed for the Sonic the Hedgehog 2 continuation. On the film’s official Twitter account, a promo video was posted promoting the sequel’s title as, you guessed it, Sonic the Hedgehog 2. The ‘2’ used for the official logo is also notably double-tailed, suggesting that Sonic’s friend Tails will play a major role in the new movie. You can take a look at the video below.
Fans of the original games should also love the music and sound effects featured in the video. Caption reads: “Groundbreaking. Introspective. Extremely obvious. Introducing the official title of the #SonicMovie sequel: Sonic the Hedgehog 2! See # SonicMovie2 in theaters in 2022.”
By Paramount Pictures, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 tells the story of the “world’s fastest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. In this live-action adventure comedy, Sonic and his new best friend Tom (James Marsden) team up to defend the planet from the evil genius Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) and his plans to take over the world. The family film also stars Tika Sumpter and Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic. “
While we know that Tails will be in the sequel, there are rumors that Knuckles could also appear in the movie. This week, it was reported that Aquaman Y game of Thrones Star Jason Momoa was offered the role, but none of this has been officially confirmed. The idea of Knuckles joining the group in Part 2 has many old-school Sega fans very excited, as the red echidna is one of the most popular characters in the franchise.
Jeff Fowler, who directed the first film, will return to direct Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Pat Casey and Josh Miller also rewrote the script. Neal H. Mortiz, Toby Ascher and Toru Nakahara will produce with Tim Miller, Hajime Satomi and Haruki Satomi serving as executive producers.
Obviously the Sonic the Hedgehog The film is based on the popular video game series of the same name. Follow Sheriff Tom Wachowski (James Marsden) teaming up with a speedy otherworldly blue hedgehog (Ben Schwartz) to find Sonic’s missing rings. Meanwhile, mad scientist Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) hopes to take the rings for himself, as he needs them to fulfill his plans for world domination. Critics greatly enjoyed the film, and Carrey in particular received praise for a comedic performance reminiscent of his roles from the ’90s.
When the first teaser for Sonic, there was a tremendous backlash when fans criticized the strange CGI design of the main character. This caused the movie to be delayed from its original release date, so Sonic’s look could be changed to something more familiar to fans of the games. Because Paramount chose to listen to fans, people flocked to see Sonic the Hedgehog when it was released last year, making it the highest-grossing video game adaptation of all time in North America.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is scheduled to be released in theaters on April 8, 2022. Filming is scheduled to begin in March and filming will take place in Vancouver and Hawaii. This news comes to us from Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account.
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