Sonic the Hedgehog will return in the upcoming Super Smash Bros for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The news was confirmed by Nintendo President Satoru Iwata during Nintendo Direct.

Sonic Smash Bros

Sonic will have his very own stage in Smash Bros – Windy Hill from Sonic Lost World! This brings the current Smash Bros roster to 17 characters. The trailer below is from Nintendo Direct, confirming the return of everyone’s favorite Blue Hedgehog.

Source: Sonic Stadium

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