"Checkpoint" is the main theme song for the 25th Anniversary Debut Trailer of Sonic Mania released in 22nd July, 2016. It is composed and performed by Hyper Potions and Nitro Fun.
The song is composed purely of music and no vocals, emphasizing the use of digital instruments. The version featured in the debut trailer is a shortened version of its original.
Sonic Mania - 25th Anniversary Debut
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||Sonic the Hedgehog (Super Sonic) | Miles "Tails" Prower (Super Tails) | Knuckles the Echidna (Super Knuckles)
||Dr. Eggman | Animals (Becky, Flicky, Locky, Pecky, Pocky, Rat, Ricky, Wocky) | Jimmy
||Green Hill Zone | Chemical Plant Zone | Studiopolis Zone | Flying Battery Zone | Press Garden Zone | Stardust Speedway Zone | Hydrocity Zone | Mirage Saloon Zone | Oil Ocean Zone | Lava Reef Zone | Metallic Madness Zone | Titanic Monarch Zone | Egg Reverie Zone | Special Stage | Bonus Stage
||Asteron | Aquis | Ball Hog | Balkiry | Bat Brain | Bigbom | Blaster | Blastoid | Bombbearer | Bugernaut | Buzz Bomber | Catakiller, Jr. | Caterkiller | Chopper | Clucker | Crabmeat | Dango | Dragonfly | Eggrobo | Fireworm | Gohla | Grabber | Hotaru | Iwamodoki | Jawz | Jellies | Kabasira | Kanabun | Mecha-Bu | Moto Bug | Nebula | Newtron | Octus | Poh-Bee | Pointdexter | Rexon | Roller | Scarab | Spiny | Splats | TechnoSqueek | Toxomister | Turbo Spiker | Turtloids
||Death Egg Robot | Hard-Boiled Heavies (Heavy King, Heavy Gunner, Heavy Shinobi, Heavy Magician, Heavy Rider) | Metal Sonic | Egg Reverie
||Bound Jump | Climb | Drop Dash | Fireball Spin Dash | Glide | Insta-Shield | Propeller Flying | Spin Dash | Spin Attack | Spin Jump | Super Peel Out
|Gimmicks and obstacles
||Breakable Block | Bumper | Bumper wall | Capsule | Catapult | Dash Panel | Fan | Flipper | Goal Plate | High-speed warp tube | Platform-raising Wheel | Pulley | Seesaw | Size Beam | Spiked ball | Spikes | Spring | Star Post | Switch | Zip Line
||Air Bubbles | Chaos Emerald | Giant Ring | Little Planet flowers | Master Emerald | Metal Sonic Projector | Monitor (Aqua Shield, Combine Ring, Eggman Mark, Flame Shield, Invincibility, Power Sneakers, S, Shield, Super Ring, Thunder Shield) | Phantom Ruby | Ring | Robot teleporter | Sphere | Star Circle | Time Warp Plate | UFO | Warp Point
||Checkpoint | Time Trials | Friends
||Angel Island | Continue | Debug Mode | Freeze | Level Select | Little Planet | Mega Mack | Perfect Bonus | Shuttle loop | Time Attack | Time Over | Tornado | Winding Tunnel