Sonic the Hedgehog: Fight for the Future is an action, adventure, and platformer game. The events of this game takes place after the time reset from Sonic the Hedgehog: GX. It is set to be released in late 2020.

Sonic the Hedgehog: Fight for the Future
Sonic Team
Release Date
Late 2020
Action, Adventure, Platforming
Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nitendo Switch
Preceeded by
Followed by
E10 for Everyone 10+


Dr. Eggman is up to no good again. This time, he teams up with a mysterious female scientist named Dr. Eggwoman, who is happens to be Eggman's descendant from the future. Also, a telekinetic hedgehog named Silver arrives from the future to help Sonic and his friends stop Dr. Eggman and Dr. Eggwoman from conquering the world through the Robotnik family lineage.

There are five stories and a last story.

Sonic's Story

Sonic and Tails begin their adventure to battle Dr. Eggman and Dr. Eggwoman who plot to steal the Chaos Emeralds and change the course of the future.

Knuckles' Story

Knuckles and Rouge team up to find the missing pieces of the Master Emerald after a scuffle with Fang.

Shadow's Story

Shadow and Omega are on a mission to fight off the combined forces of Dr. Eggman and Dr. Eggwoman.

Silver's Story

Coming from 200 years of the future, Silver, with the assistance of Amy, is seeking to stop Dr. Eggwoman's plans in rewriting history and bring both of them back to the original timeline.

Metal Sonic's Story (Unlockable)

The point of view of Dr. Eggman. Metal Sonic is sent to carry out the orders of Dr. Eggman. This story is unlocked after clearing the above four stories.

Last Story

This story can be unlocked after clearing the five stories.


This section contains Main Characters and Supporting Characters.

Main Characters

Sonic the Hedgehog

The world's fastest hedgehog and main hero. Sonic races off in yet another adventure to battle the combined forces of Dr. Eggman and Dr. Eggwoman who seeks to change the future.

Knuckles the Echidna

The guardian of the Master Emerald. Knuckles sets off to find the broken pieces of the Master Emerald after an altercation with Fang.

Shadow the Hedgehog

The ultimate life form created by Prof. Gerald Robotnik. Shadow goes on a mission to fight off against the combined forces of Dr. Eggman and Eggwoman.

Silver the Hedgehog

A young telekinetic hedgehog who hails from the future. Silver arrives to Sonic's timeline to stop Dr. Eggwoman's plans in rewriting the future.

Metal Sonic (Unlockable)

A robotic copy of Sonic created by Dr. Eggman. Metal Sonic, along with Fang, is assigned by Eggman to steal the Chaos Emeralds and defeat Sonic.

Supporting Characters

Miles "Tails" Prower

Sonic's longtime partner and best friend. Tails joins Sonic to thwart Eggman's plan in changing the course of history.

Rouge the Bat

A notorious jewel thief and GUN agent. Rouge joins Knuckles in his quest to find the missing pieces of the Master Emerald.

E-123 Omega

The 24th model of the E-series robots. Omega assists Shadow to eliminate the attacking forces of Eggman.

Amy Rose

A energetic pink hedgehog with a crush for Sonic. Amy runs into Silver and enlists her help to battle Dr. Eggwoman.

Fang the Sniper (Unlockable)

The world's infamous bounty hunter. Fang is bribed by Dr. Eggman to steal the Master Emerald, but now has to find the missing pieces after it was shattered during a fight against Knuckles.

Non-Playable Characters

  • Dr. Eggman: The main antagonist of the series. With the help of his future descendant Dr. Eggwoman, Eggman seeks the 7 Chaos Emeralds to activate his time-changing machine.
  • Dr. Eggwoman: A female scientist from 200 years in the future and Eggman's descendant. She arrives to the present timeline to defeat the heroes in order to ensure that the world is dominated by the Robotnik family line.
  • Commander Tower: The high-ranking official of G.U.N. He orders Shadow and Omega to battle against the forces of Eggman and Eggwoman.
  • Orbot & Cubot: Two of Eggman's robotic lackeys. Orbot mocks his master endlessly while Cubot is blindly loyal to him.

Stages & Bosses

There are 15 zones which each contain two acts and a boss.

  • Blue Coast Zone
  • Forest Falls Zone
  • Colosseum Highway Zone
  • Misty Jungle Zone
  • Sky Park Zone
  • Neon Palace Zone
  • Crystal Mountain Zone
  • Frontier Canyon Zone
  • Death Yard Zone
  • Mystic Haunt Zone
  • Onyx City Zone
  • Fallen Angel Zone
  • Dystopia Zone
  • Volcanic Lair Zone
  • Egg Crater Zone



This mode allows you to select the number of stories and recap any event of the story.

Stage Select

This mode allows you to play any stage of the selected character.


This mode allows you to play as any character in a series of boss battles.


The limit to this mode is up to four players. The mode can vary between one-on-one, two-on-two, three-way or four-way.

  • Race: The only way to win is to reach the goal ring before your rival (or rivals).
  • Battle: The only way to win is to get your rival's health gauge down.
  • Boss: The only way to win this mode is to defeat a boss before your rival.


This feature allows you to adjust voice overs, texts, memory data, and hint orbs.


This mode gives you access to Sound Test, Emblem Results, Story Cutscenes, and Credits.

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