‘Sonic Prime’ is heading to Netflix next year. | Source: Netflix

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Sonic the Hedgehog — and he’s racing to a TV near you!

SEGA and WildBrain are teaming up to release an animated adventure series on Netflix next year, called Sonic Prime.

The 24-episode series will follow Sonic in an action-packed race to save the universe through self-discovery and redemption. Families and long-time fans of the blue blur can anticipate an exciting story as the brand celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.

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WildBrain will serve as the animation studio, with Man of Action Entertainment joining as showrunners and executive producers of the series. SEGA and WildBrain will jointly conduct production, distribution, and licensing operations.

Sonic is primed to take over Netflix, following the success from the theatrical release of the Sonic the Hedgehog movie last year. Keep your eyes peeled for news and updates about the iconic blue hedgehog. Blink and you might miss him!

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Ria Malatesta

Ria Malatesta

Ria Malatesta is an editorial intern at Adventure Publishing Group. When she’s not writing for the Toy Book, the Toy Insider, or the Pop Insider, she’s scouring Marvel fandom pages and patiently awaiting new episodes of Attack on Titan. She can also be found doodling in the margins of a notebook, cheffing it up in the kitchen, or settling down with a good horror movie marathon.