With more trailer teaser and screenshots released recently, we are expecting to see the new Sonic game on the Nintendo DS soon. Developed by the RPG specialists at BioWare, the new Sonic game, onic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood will come out this year on the Nintendo DS, and will be an RPG game. Wow! That'd be a great day for Sonic and RPG fans!
Here is the announcement:
SEGA and Canada-based developer studio BioWare have announced a partnership to create a new video game based on the classic SEGA flagship icon, Sonic The Hedgehog. The Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood game developed exclusively for the Nintendo DS will ship in 2008.
BioWare is the award-winning developer that has created some of the world's best-selling titles including the Baldur's Gate and Neverwinter Nights series, the 2003 Game of the Year, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, the 2005 RPG of the Year, Jade Empire and the recent global hit Mass Effect.
The relationship with BioWare reinforces SEGA?s increased emphasis on Western content development for Western audiences. In the past few years SEGA has announced partnerships with developers Bizarre Creations, Gas Powered Games, Monolith Productions, Obsidian Entertainment, Planet Moon Studios, Pseudo Interactive and Silicon Knights. SEGA has also acquired development studios The Creative Assembly, Secret Level and Sports Interactive as well as creating the SEGA Racing Studio.