SEGA have today announced the release date for the definitive edition of Sonic Mania, appropriately titled Sonic Mania Plus.

Sonic Mania Plus will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on July 17th.

Sonic Mania Plus brings two new playable characters; Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel and an Encore mode that will provide a fresh look to familiar zones with new challenges and layouts for new and veteran players alike. Competition and Time Attack modes will receive an update allowing four player competitions, and ghost challenges for time trials. This content packaged in an all-new physical edition which will come with a 32-page collector’s artbook, a reversible SEGA Mega Drive cover, and holographic packaging.

A new trailer has also been released, featuring animation from fan favourite Tyson Hesse. Enjoy the trailer and let us know your thoughts in the comment section below.