Sonic Mania Plus Announced. Launches this Summer

Sega has announced Sonic Mania Plus, a physical release version of Sonic Mania with new features. It will launch this summer.

The packaging will feature a holographic slip cover, reversible Sega Genesis / Mega Drive-branded sleeve, and 32-page Sonic Mania art book. It will cost $29.99.

Sonic Mania Plus will feature two new playable characters (Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel), an all-new “Encore Mode,” and an expanded four-player “Competition Mode.”

Users who already own Sonic Mania will be able to get the new content of Sonic Mania Plus via a free update.

Pre-orders will open on March 19.