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"Sonic the Movie (film series)" redirects here. Not to be confused with Sonic the Hedgehog: The Movie or Sonic the Hedgehog (film).

The English logo of the first Sonic the Hedgehog film.

SonicMovie JP Logo

The Japanese logo of the first Sonic the Hedgehog film.

Sonic the Hedgehog (ソニック・ザ・ムービー[1] Sonikku za Mūbī?, lit. "Sonic the Movie"), sometimes referred to as the Sonic Film Universe,[2] Sonic Cinematic Universe[3] or the Cinematic World of Sonic the Hedgehog,[4] is an American CGI/live-action film series produced by Paramount Pictures that is based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. It features animation from Sega's Marza Animation Planet along with the production company Blur Studio.

List of films[]

No. Key poster Film Director Writer US release date
01 NEWSONICMOVIEPOSTER Sonic the Hedgehog Jeff Fowler Patrick Casey and Josh Miller 14 February 2020
Based on the global blockbuster videogame franchise from Sega, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG tells the story of the world's speediest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. In this live-action adventure comedy, Sonic and his new best friend Tom team up to defend the planet from the evil genius Dr. Robotnik and his plans for world domination.[5]
02 SonicMovie2 OfficialPosterRevised Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Jeff Fowler Patrick Casey, Josh Miller and John Whittington 8 April 2022
After settling in Green Hills, Sonic is eager to prove he has what it takes to be a true hero. His test comes when Dr. Robotnik returns, this time with a new partner, Knuckles, in search for an emerald that has the power to destroy civilizations. Sonic teams up with his own sidekick, Tails, and together they embark on a globe-trotting journey to find the emerald before it falls into the wrong hands.[6]
03 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 movie logo Sonic the Hedgehog 3[7] Jeff Fowler Patrick Casey and Josh Miller 20 December 2024
Team Sonic must face a mysterious adversary as Dr. Robotnik reemerges after his defeat with a new plan.[8]


Aside of live action films, the Sonic the Hedgehog film series also has several adaptations that take place within the same universe.




Television series[]

No. Key poster Television series Director Writer US release date
01 Knuckles Series New Visual 2 Knuckles 26 April 2024
Knuckles agrees to train Wade as his protégé and teach him the ways of the echidna warrior.[11]


See also[]


  1. 『ソニック・ザ・ムービー/ソニック VS ナックルズ』まもなくデジタル先行配信。11月23日に4K Ultra HD、ブルーレイ&DVDリリース!. Sonic Channel (18 October 2022). Retrieved on 26 October 2022.
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog 2: The Official Movie Pre-Quill, credits page
  5. Sonic the Hedgehog: Synopsis. Paramount Pictures. Archived from the original on 1 February 2020.
  6. Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Synopsis. Paramount Pictures. Archived from the original on 17 April 2022. Retrieved on 26 May 2022.
  7. Paramount+ on Twitter. Twitter (15 February 2022). Archived from the original on 15 February 2022. Retrieved on 15 February 2022. "Paramount+: #SonicMovie3 is officially in development from @ParamountPics and @SEGA! Plus, next year a new original #Knuckles series with @IdrisElba is coming to #ParamountPlus. #SonicMovie2 hits theaters April 8!"
  8. WebVoyage Record View (20 May 2024). WebVoyage Record View: Sonic the Hedgehog 3 synopsis. Retrieved on 20 May 2024.
  9. SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2 OFFICIAL MOVIE PRE QUILL CVR A THOMAS. Previews World (24 December 2022). Retrieved on 16 March 2022.
  10. Watch Sonic Try to Rescue Knuckles in 'Sonic Drone Home' Animated Short (Exclusive). ET (23 May 2022). Retrieved on 23 May 2022.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 11.5 11.6 11.7 11.8 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Spinoff Series 'Knuckles' at Paramount+ Sets Cast, Including Adam Pally, Tika Sumpter. Variety (April 17, 2023). Retrieved on April 17, 2023.
  12. Alexander, Bryan (27 March 2020). 'Sonic the Hedgehog': Why Tails' surprise cameo is big as the 'remarkable' journey continues. USA Today. Retrieved on 13 February 2024. "(But) nothing would bring me more happiness than getting another shot with these characters and to tell more stories. We'd love to do more with the Sonic cinematic universe."
  13. Paul Scheer (22 January 2024). Paul Scheer (@paulscheer) on TikTok. TikTok. Retrieved on 13 February 2024.
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