To celebrate the upcoming launch of Tones: Ultimate, SEGA has the first episode of a new two-part animated web series called. released Rise of the Wisps.

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Rise of the Wisps introduces the new Jade Wisp to fans and welcomes the return of Sonic, Tails and the infamous Dr. Eggman from the Timbres Universe. Check out the brand new animation series below:

Sega promises that the upgrade will have “improved graphics” as well as “refined controls”. “Gameplay Upgrades” was also listed but not detailed. There’s a new Jade Ghost Power-Up from Team Sonic Racing and it lets players walk through objects and find new ways. In the new Rival Rush mode, players can also compete against Metal Sonic.

A full list of changes coming to the game courtesy of SEGA includes:

  • HD Updates – New high definition updates and enhancements including 60 FPS, revamped lighting, improved graphics, and 4K resolution
  • New Rival Rush Mode – Compete against Metal Sonic to unlock rewards
  • Parking Tokens and Customization – Head to the store and use Parking Tokens to unlock unique boosts, auras, shoes, and gloves for Sonic
  • Jade Ghost – Transform Sonic, fly around and traverse solid objects to reach hidden areas
  • Customizable Controls – Customize your controls to find a layout that suits your play style
  • Tails Save – Find a Tails Save and be safe when you need to be rescued
  • 100 Count Ring – Collect a 100 count ring to gain temporary invincibility and increase your score after each level
  • Music – Completely remixed soundtrack to set the pace as you watch Dr. Put an end to Eggman’s evil plan

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Tones: Ultimate will be released digitally and physically on PlayStation 4, Xbox One consoles and Nintendo Switch on September 7, 2021, with an all-digital release on PC via the Epic Games Store. Pre-orders for the game are now live, and the game will retail for $ 39.99.