Sonic x Shadow Generations to Receive Three Animated Short Films in Fall 2024

Sonic x Shadow Generations to Receive Three Animated Short Films in Fall 2024

At Anime Expo 2024, Sega confirmed that Sonic x Shadow Generations will receive three animated shorts in fall 2024. The full game will be released on October 25.

Sound Generations originally released in 2011. Earlier this year, Sega confirmed that a new version of the game featuring Shadow will be released in October. The release will be part of the ongoing Year of Shadow, which will also include the character’s appearance in the upcoming Sonic the hedgehog 3 film. He will be played by Keanu Reeves when the film is released in December. At Summer Game Fest 2024, we got a sneak peek at Sonic x Shadow Generations. Check out our impressions here.

Sonic x Shadow Generations: Dark Beginnings Shorts Coming This Fall


At Anime Expo 2024, Sega confirmed that Sonic x Shadow Generations will receive three animated short films in fall 2024. The short films are called Sonic x Shadow Generations: Dark Beginnings. They will focus on Shadow’s origin while he was on the ARK space colony. Check out the first look at the upcoming shorts below, courtesy of Tails’ Channel at Anime Expo:

An overview of the #SonicXShadowGenerations animation, unveiled in 2024 #AnimeExpo panel. ⁠#SonicNews pic.twitter.com/HOLKiQPipe

— Tails Channel (@TailsChannel) July 6, 2024

Steam describes Sonic x Shadow Generations as following:

Shadow the Hedgehog is back with classic and modern Sonic in SONIC X SHADOW GENERATIONSa brand new collection offering two unique experiences!

Play as Shadow in an all-new story campaign with never-before-seen abilities that prove why he’s known as the ultimate lifeform! Journey through iconic stages of Shadow’s story, uncover hidden secrets in an expansive hub world, and unlock new powers to take on Black Doom and save the world.

SONIC X SHADOW GENERATIONS Also includes a complete remaster of the highly acclaimed SONIC GENERATIONS, a time-traveling adventure featuring a greatest-hits collection of 3D and 2D Sonic stages, now with enhanced visuals and new bonus content.

Sonic x Shadow Generations will be released on all consoles on October 25th.