6 Facts About Sonic Mania

1. At E3 2017, Sonic Mania was nominated for the "Best Platformer" and "Best Nintendo Switch Game" awards by IGN, though it lost both to Super Mario Odyssey.

2. At launch, Sonic Mania was the bestselling Switch game, outselling Minecraft and Overcooked: Special Edition.

3. Sonic Mania was announced alongside Sonic Forces at the twenty-fifth anniversary Sonic event at the San Diego Comic-Con convention in July 2016.

4. Sonic Mania takes place over twelve levels, called zones; the game features eight "remixed" zones, such as Green Hill Zone from the original Sonic the Hedgehog, alongside four original zones.

5. Sonic Mania is a side-scrolling platformer action game similar to the early Sonic the Hedgehog games released for the Sega Genesis.

6. Sonic Mania is a 2017 2D platform game published by Sega for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Windows.