The best way to sell something is by making it cute. Sega and Paramount seem to know this because it turns out the upcoming movie Sonic the Hedgehog – due out on Valentine's Day next year – will feature a much younger blue blur.

In a Japanese promotional trailer for his silver screen debut (above), you can see baby Sonic holding a sunflower for a few seconds. This same clip seems to include music from Sonic Mania.

We've also got a look at a new poster for the movie (via Famitsu), which gives us a better look at Sonic in his younger years:

Are you excited for the Sonic movie? What do you think of baby Sonic? Comment down below.