Sonic Mania Adventures

In a recent interview with, Sega's director of animation Yukio Kusumoto spoke about the animated shorts released for Sonic Mania and Team Sonic Racing.

Known officially as Sonic Mania Adventures and Team Sonic Racing: Overdrive, the plan is to now release more series like this for future Sonic games. Here's the full exchange:

Q: You know, given the response and the fact that there's now been two series, I have to ask, what are you working on now? Can we expect similar animated shorts going forward for Sonic titles?

Yukio Kusumoto: I can say we have a plan of continuing this trend creating short-form content per game release, and we can't announce yet, but several projects have been planned; for those projects, we are in early development, but yes, we will continue releasing this type of content.

The reason behind this decision is partly tied to the positive reaction from fans. And in case you haven't' seen them before, here are both of the animations:

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