Nintendo of America has added a number of new home menu themes to the 3DS eShop. Available from the theme shop now, you can purchase four different Sonic themes, featuring the blue blur himself plus Amy, Shadow and Chao. All four themes can be bought for $1.99 USD, or alternatively in a $6 bundle. If you’d like a closer look at the Sonic themes arriving you can take a look at the video embedded above.
In conjunction with the North American release of Mighty Gunvolt as a standalone eShop title, you can now purchase two Gunvolt-styled themes at the cheaper price of $1.49 USD. Plus, for all the Shovel Knight fans, you can now grab the $1.99 theme to accompany your game, which was previously available for free for a limited time in Europe.
With the street date apparently being broken for Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric on Wii U it is no surprise that footage of the game is now being broadcast on YouTube. The game has received mixed reactions from dedicated Sonic fans but you can make up your own mind after watching the video embedded above. Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric launches on the Wii U in North America on November 11th.
Another day and there’s another Teens React To video. This time the team has assembled some enthusiastic teenagers to play through the haunting Sonic.exe which features scary music and plenty of other changes compared to the original game. It’s worth watching just for their priceless reactions.
Sega has released a brand new Sonic Boom trailer to coincide with the New York Comic Con. The fresh trailer gives us a good look at both Shadow and Metal Sonic. The fast paced trailer features footage from both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U versions of the game and you can watch it, above. Sonic Boom comes out on November 11th in the US.
News has emerged from this year’s Sonic Boom event at New York Comic Con that the Sonic Boom television series will air November 8th on the Cartoon Network. The Sonic Boom video game for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U will arrive on November 11th.
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Sega has announced via its official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account that Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric for Wii U will be released in North America a week earlier than anticipated. Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric will now arrive on November 11th.
Capcom has announced that Sonic the Hedgehog will be appearing in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate as armour. The development studio says you can arm your Palicoes with Sonic the Hedgehog armor in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and also get his sword Calibur. What do you think to the inclusion of Sonic the Hedgehog?