Advertising and marketing for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog 2 film has been exceptionally sturdy, with Paramount leaning closely on iconic imagery and nostalgia.
The newest poster goes above and past, tapping into these nostalgic appears like nothing else we have seen up until now, particularly for anybody who was round for the launch of the unique Genesis sequel which famously launched on ‘Sonic 2sday’ — Tuesday 24th November 1992.
It is a direct callback to the US and PAL field arts for the unique Sonic the Hedgehog 2 recreation for Sega Genesis/Mega Drive. It options Sonic and Tails prominently on the entrance, with a huge picture of Dr. Robotnik greedy at a quantity 2, with an additional finger courtesy of Jim Carrey, after all. Eagle-eyed viewers may also spot Knuckles mirrored within the huge pink 2, too.
We adore it — there’s nothing extra to say! You possibly can try the poster in query under, alongside the US field artwork for Sonic the Hedgehog 2:
That is not the final of the Sonic 2 information for as we speak; a model new trailer for the film simply dropped and appears completely unbelievable. For enjoyable, we additionally ran a ‘Field Artwork Brawl’ ballot some time again to find out the finest field artwork for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 for Genesis/Mega Drive — be at liberty to test it out and forged your belated vote!