“Sonic the Hedgehog 3” Will Release in Cinemas at Christmas 2024

While December is celebrated for its red, white, and green festivities, future Christmases will have a lot more blue. Avatar: The Way of Water, James Cameron’s eagerly awaited sequel, will take viewers back to Pandora in December. The most depressing day of the year is anticipated to be December 20, 2024. of all time, perhaps. The release of Sonic the Hedgehog 3 and Avatar: The Seed Bearer in theaters countrywide was just confirmed. That’s a lot of blue, and it’s about time someone called Eiffel 65.

The official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter page announced the release date. With their most recent installment, they claimed to be “running faster, flying higher, and punching harder.” This sequel is anticipated to be the last in the series, which began in February 2020. Other than this hazy overview, little little is known about the plot of this upcoming sequel, although Sonic the Hedgehog 2 provided us a solid indication of what to anticipate. As a result, be prepared for some Sonic the Hedgehog 2 spoilers.

"Sonic the Hedgehog 3" Will Release in Cinemas at Christmas 2024
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 © Paramount+

The action-adventure film ended with our Blue Blur character becoming friends with Tails and, eventually, Knuckles, all of whom are housed with the Wachowskis. The three fast-chasing, high-flying, superpowered super-animals, however, will soon confront one of their toughest difficulties yet as G.U.N. unearths the long-hidden Shadow the Hedgehog, who will act as the major enemy in this threequel. As a result, it will logically blend components of 2005’s Shadow the Hedgehog with some unexplored Sonic Adventure 2 sequences. This is pretty much a certainty for where the film franchise would go for fans of the Sega video game series. But it should still be a thrilling and impactful cinematic ending.

The Knuckles spin-off mini-series and Sonic the Hedgehog 3 were both announced by Paramount in February 2022, a few months before Sonic the Hedgehog 2 debuted in theaters all across the world. Idris Elba was slated to return in his role from the Paramount+ original.

The online television program is expected to premiere in 2023. In addition to Elba, Ben Schwartz and Collen O’Shaughnessey are anticipated to return in this future sequel as Miles “Tails” Prower and Sonic the Hedgehog, respectively. In addition, Tom and Maddie Wachowski will probably appear in this Sonic sequel together with James Marsden and Tika Sumpter. Having said that, there’s a terrible possibility that Jim Carrey won’t return to the role of Doctor Ivo Robotnik in this new movie.

The film’s producers, Neal H. Moritz and Toby Ascher, state they will accept Carrey’s decision to retire from acting provided he stays true to his word. Around the time Sonic the Hedgehog 2 was released, Carrey declared that he was “pretty serious” about doing so. Although they expressed the hope that they would write a story that would convince Carrey to come back for more, the producers stated that there are presently no plans to recast Robotnik in the event that he decided not to return. But there, only time will tell.

What is known is as follows: Particularly during a rocky period for movies, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 was a huge success. It received just as much, if not more, critical acclaim as its predecessor and outperformed it at the international box office. It seemed inevitable that Sonic the Hedgehog would return for another international journey, and the company wasted no time in planning it. There are still many unanswered questions regarding this sequel aimed towards families, including whether or not Jeff Fowler, who directed the original two films, will return. However, as Sonic the Hedgehog 3 rushes towards its recently announced release date, we’ll undoubtedly learn more about it.

The final trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 may be seen below.