Well, Sonic Project 2017 is now Sonic Forces, which is coming to pretty much all current-gen systems including Switch this year. A panel at SXSW confirmed the news and also showcased a brief burst of gameplay footage, which we shared in its off-screen glory already.

Along with a rehash of the game's original CG reveal trailer, though, SEGA has now uploaded the full-fat HD source footage of that gameplay. Very likely a PC build, it nevertheless gives an idea of what the latest Sonic really looks like - gameplay is certainly familiar, and it's looking quite swish.

Are you hyped for this one, or is that familiar 3D Sonic dread and fear kicking in - or perhaps a mix of emotions? Let us know in the comments.