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Sonic Mania Plus
PlayStation 4/Xbox One/Nintendo Switch
28 August 2018 USA    2018 Q2/Q3 INT PC 2018 Q2/Q3 INT
Blu-ray Disc (PlayStation 4, Xbox One) Nintendo Switch Game Card (Nintendo Switch) Digital download (All platforms)
Nintendo Switch Joycons Game controller Nintendo Switch Pro Controller DualShock 4 Xbox One Controller
is an expanded version of Sonic Mania Plus . It will be released in mid-2018 both physically for the Sonic Mania Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and as downloadable content to digital copies of the original game for all platforms.
Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel will be featured as playable characters.
 The Competition Mode will be expanded to allow up to four players.
 An "Encore Mode" will be added to the game, which will remix the Zones with visual changes.
 A save and playback function of speedrun attempts.
 Optimizable difficulty for boss fights.
Sonic Mania Plus promotional North American poster.
With the announcement of
Sonic Mania Plus, a wave of promotional material was announced. Those buying the physical version of Sonic Mania Plus will receive a holographic slip cover, a reversible SEGA Genesis or Sega Mega Drive-themed sleeve (for the United States and Europe, respectively), and a 32-page art book.
This is the first game that Mighty returns as a playable character since in 1995, while Ray has not been playable in any game since his debut in Knuckles' Chaotix in 1993.
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In addition, this is the first 2D sidescroller that Ray appears in.
Sonic game Some players accidentally got an unintended patch for Sonic Mania for PlayStation 4 in the UK on April 17, 2018. The patch added level transitions, options to use the No Save mode special abilities, a no time limit mode, a completely redesigned Metal Sonic boss, new menus, and the option to download the Encore DLC (which currently is not functioning).
Main article | Gallery | Beta elements | Staff | Glitches | Re-releases ( Plus)
Sonic the Hedgehog ( Super Sonic) | Miles "Tails" Prower ( Super Tails) | Knuckles the Echidna ( Super Knuckles)
Dr. Eggman | Hard Boiled Heavies ( Heavy King, Heavy Gunner, Heavy Shinobi, Heavy Magician, Heavy Rider) | Phantom Heavies ( Phantom King, Phantom Gunner, Phantom Shinobi, Phantom Magician, Phantom Rider) | Animals ( Becky, Cucky, Flicky, Locky, Micky, Pecky, Picky, Pocky, Ricky, Rocky, Tocky, Wocky) | Jimmy
Zones 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
Armadiloid | Aquis | Asteron | Ball Hog | Bat Brain | Blaster | Blastoid | Bugernaut | Bumpalo | Buzz Bomber | Cactula | Catakiller, Jr. | Chopper | Clucker | Crabmeat | Dango | Dragonfly | Eggrobo | Fireworm | Flasher mk.II | Gohla | Grabber | Hotaru | IceBomba | Iwamodoki | Jawz | Jellygnite | Juggle Saw | Kabasira | Kanabun | Madmole | Matryoshka-Bom | Mecha-Bu | Mega Chopper | Mic Drop | Moto Bug | Newtron | Octus | Poh-Bee | Pointdexter | RattleKiller | Rexon | Roller mk.II | Scarab | Sentry Bug | Shutterbug | Silver Sonic | Spiny | Splats | TechnoSqueek | Toxomister | Tubinaut | Turbo Spiker | Turbo Turtle | Vultron | Wall Crawl | Woodrow
DD Wrecker | Amoeba Droid | Heavy Gunner | Big Squeeze | Shiversaw | Hotaru Hi-Watt | Dive Eggman | Uber Caterkiller | Meter Droid | Drillerdroid | Egg Pistons mk.II | Crimson Eye
Death Egg Robot | Mean Bean Machine | Weather Globe | Spider Mobile | Heavy Shinobi | Metal Sonic | Laundro-Mobile | Heavy Magician | Mega Octus | Heavy Rider | Heavy King | Gachapandora | Phantom Egg | Phantom King and Klepto Mobile
Bounce Jump | Climb | Double Jump | Drop Dash | Fireball Spin Dash | Glide | Insta-Shield | Propeller Flying | Ring Spark Field | Spin Dash | Spin Attack | Spin Jump | Super Peel Out | V. Maximum Overdrive Attack
Gimmicks and obstacles
Beanstalk | Bomb | Bumper | Bungee Rope | Bumper wall | Capsule | Catapult | Conveyor Belt | Crusher | Dash Panel | Fan | Fireball Cannon | Flipper | Flywheel | Goal Plate | High-speed warp tube | Ice Spring | Platform-raising Wheel | Pulley | Ruby Mist | Seesaw | Size Beam | Snowblower | Spiked ball | Spikes | Spring | Star Post | Switch | Transport | Vine | Zip Line
Air Bubbles | Chaos Emerald | Giant Ring | Giant spear | Klepto Mobile | Little Planet flowers | Master Emerald | Metal Sonic Projector | Medallion | Monitor ( Aqua Shield, Hyper Ring, Eggman Mark, Flame Shield, Invincibility, Player Swap, Power Sneakers, Random, S, Shield, Super Ring, Thunder Shield) | Phantom Ruby | Ring | Robot teleporter | Sphere | Star Circle | Time Warp Plate | UFO | Warp Point
Angel Island | Auto Running | Continue | Death Egg Robot | Debug Mode | Freeze | Level Select | Little Planet | Mega Mack | Perfect Bonus | Shuttle loop | ( Sonic Mania Adventures Sonic Returns) | Time Attack | Time Over | Tornado | Tunnelbot | Winding Tunnel