The Twitter account (@sonic_hedgehog) of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise revealed yesterday (24th July), the release dates of two upcoming titles from SEGA. While Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric arrives on Wii U on November 18 and Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal for 3DS will be available on November 11.
The development of Rise of Lyric was on account of the Big Red Button, at the time the Sanzaru Games worked on Shattered Crystal. According to SEGA, each game will bring a storyline and different experiences , including the addition of new characters to the universe of the blue hedgehog.
Both titles are part of the new "Sonic Boom initiative," which consists of a combination of multimedia games with the TV series of the same name, as well as a line of exclusive toys. The project is also part of an agreement with Nintendo in the Japanese giant has exclusive rights to the SEGA Sonic in the line.