Before it releases worldwide this winter, Team Sonic Racing is adding a few more characters to its roster. Per the official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account, Silver the Hedgehog will be in the game and he’s not alone.
Silver the Hedgehog, Blaze the Cat, and Vector the Crocodile are coming to Team Sonic Racing! pic.twitter.com/kkiCj8nIFb
— Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) August 16, 2018
Silver the Hedgehog made his first appearance in 2006’s Sonic the Hedgehog. In the game, he travels back in time to help Sonic, Knuckles, and Tails stop an apocalyptic future from happening and change the future. He has also made appearances in Sonic Rivals, and even issues of IDW Publishing’s Sonic the Hedgehog comics series.
Blaze the Cat made her first appearance in 2005’s Sonic Rush on the Nintendo DS. Not only is she a member of a royal family, she is also the guardian of the Sol Emeralds, and uses her power to control flames to protect them. Outside of other Sonic games, Blaze (like Silver) has also been in various Sonic the Hedgehog comics.
As for Vector the Crocodile, he made his first appearance in Knuckles’ Chaotix, a game released for the Sega Genesis 32X in 1995. The headphones wearing crocodile is also the head of the Chaotix Detective Agency.
Be sure to stay tuned to Nintendo Enthusiast for more news pertaining to Team Sonic Racing. You can also read our hands-on preview of the game as well!