All fans tighten your seat belts as your favorite speedy hedgehog is gearing up for a bang. Sonic the Hedgehog is ready to drop the ultimate dose of entertainment and thrill with its upcoming movie. So, when is Sonic the Hedgehog 2 coming? Here is everything we know.
The announcement of Sonic the Hedgehog’s first movie brought a storm of disasters and bad comments on the franchise. Even before the official release, the viewers started showering their negative reviews and declared that the official adaptation of the game will be a big flop. Due to the pre-assumptions of the fans, the creators were compelled to delay the release of Sonic the Hedgehog 1 and modify the character designs to bring an even better movie.
However, the fans beforehand had a perception about the movie, but surprisingly the first movie over-performed. Sonic the Hedgehog 1 brought a bunch of thrilling twists and delivered the fans the ultimate dose of entertainment. It turned out to be an instant hit and the critics also passed positive reviews on the movie. So, after the mind-boggling success of Sonic the Hedgehog 1, it was pretty clear that the franchise will develop more such super-entertaining movies or series to grab the attention of a large audience base. So, finally, after over a year of wait, the creators are gearing up to deliver Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Check out the complete article to know more as we have covered all the details about the movie sequel including Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Release Date, Cast, Plot, and more.
Will There Be Sonic the Hedgehog 2?
Sonic the Hedgehog 1 was an insane hit. The movie instantly got the attention of the fans soon after its official premiere. The swift redesign of the characters and the plot added a pinch of freshness and attraction to the movie. The fans started liking the approach of the adaptation from the game and stormed the social media platforms with good reviews. There were clamoring for more such movies or any series featuring their favorite blue hedgehog. So, finally, fresh news has dropped revealing that the creators are planning to deliver another nail-biting part of Sonic the Hedgehog. But this time it will be twice the thrill and twice the entertainment.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Release Date – When Will The New Movie Drop?
The official release date of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is out. The franchise dropped a surprising bomb revealing that the new movie will drop in the cinema halls on April 8, 2022, in the US and UK. There were tons of delays due to the pandemic which barred the release of Sonic the Hedgehog 2, but finally, the premiere date is out and we can expect everything will run as per the schedules.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Production Status
Back on March 16, 2021, Fowler revealed that the filming work of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 has officially kick-started. Finally, on May 13, 2021, Fowler confirmed that the creators has officially wrapped up the shooting work in Vancouver.
In his official social media post, he revealed, “That is a wrap in Vancouver! Really thankful to all the incredible cast in this city… so much insane talent helping make #SonicMovie2 truly special.”
After completing the shooting in Vancouver the officials shifted to Hawaii to complete the remaining part and finally packed up on June 25, 2021. So, now only the VFX work is underway and we can expect the official premiere as per the schedules.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Cast: Who Will Be In The New Movie?
The epic cast of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will mostly be back in the new movie. Ben Schwartz will be back lending his voice to Sonic, the main character. James Marsden will also join as Tom, Jim Carrey will be back as Dr. Robotnik, and Tika Sumpter will step in as Maddie. The upcoming movie will also feature Idris Elba as Knuckles.
Recently co-writer, Pat Casey highlighted Knuckles in an interview with Fandom. He said, “Knuckles is an Echidna… So, I would guess they are related in a way or the other, but what will be the exact relationship… We will have to witness how things develop. But the Echidna tribe was not chosen at random.”
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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Plot – What To Expect?
The upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie will revolve around Sonic, a blue alien who has mastery over speed. The story will feature the alien with super speed living with his human friends on Earth. In the first movie, we witness how Sonic defeated Dr. Robotnik and turned out to be the savior of the Earth. But still, the danger is looming on mankind as the old allies are gearing up for a bombastic comeback under a new villain, Dr. Eggman. The new evil is in search of an emerald that will push him to climb the ladder of power and will make him the most powerful creature in the Universe. So, it’s time for Sonic to team up with his friends and jump into the mission to grab the emerald before it drops into the evil clutches.
Sonic the Hedgehog movies are typically based on the official video game series coming with the same title. The creative team involved in Sonic the Hedgehog 1 including Josh Miller, John Whittington, and Pat Casey will be back in the new movie of Sonic the Hedgehog. So, the new movie will surely be even more exciting, thrilling and loaded with entertainment.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Trailer – Is There Any Official Trailer?
Unfortunately, as of now, there is no official trailer for the new movie, Sonic the Hedgehog 2. A few days back, Paramount dropped the bomb revealing a 10-second title video of Sonic the Hedgehog 2. You can have a look at the sneak peek below –
Stay tuned as we will keep you updated with the latest information on Sonic the Hedgehog 2. We will update our site after the creators reveal a trailer or any other information about Sonic the Hedgehog 2. So, keep an eye on our website.