Lego’s Sonic the Hedgehog set release date and price announced

2022 is going to be a huge year for ol’ Sonic the Hedgehog. In addition to a brand new live-action film, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and a brand-new “open-zone” computer game, Sonic Frontiers, Sega’s sassy mascot is getting his own Lego set. The Lego Group and Sega revealed Tuesday that Sonic’s Green Hill Zone set will release Jan. 1, 2022 for $69.99 in Lego shops and online.

Lego’s Green Hill Zone set will recreate the look of the initial Sonic the Hedgehog’s opening level, total with grassy green hills, checkered surface, and a loop. The 1,125-piece set consists of 5 minifigures (Sonic the Hedgehog, Dr. Eggman, Moto Bug, Crabmeat, and Phantom Ruby) and an interactive Technique lever to release Sonic (or his opponents) into the air. Power-ups, consisting of golden rings, Super Speed, and guard boxes, are likewise consisted of, as are the Turmoil Emeralds.

Sonic’s brand-new Lego set was developed as part of the Lego Concepts program, in which fans and amateur home builders send their own style concepts for brand-new sets. Sonic the Hedgehog’s Green Hill Zone set was sent by Viv Grannell, whose Concepts submission was validated to enter into production in February.

Sonic the Hedgehog likewise got the Lego treatment back in 2016, when he appeared in Warner Bros. Interactive Home entertainment’s Lego Measurements. That toys-to-life video game provided fans a Sonic minifig, Sonic Speedster, and Twister biplane, all in Lego type. The Sonic consisted of in the Green Hill Zone will sport an upgraded style, Lego states.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.