Sonic Forces is a multiplayer platformer game developed by Sonic Team. The game was released in 2017 and is available for multiple platforms. The game is ad-supported. An ad-free play option can be bought with in-app purchase.
In Sonic Forces you are competing in an online race against 3 other players. All players run around the track in breakneck speeds with the goal of be... ing the first one at the finish. Avoid obstacles and deploy power-ups to outsmart your opponents. With each run you collect rewards (points, rings and orbs) that can be used to deploy power-ups, unlock new characters.
You start with Sonic and classic Sonic unlocked. As the game progress you can unlock more characters and fully customize the outfit of your chosen character. Each character has its own special abilities.
The game is free to play, but contains ads. Ads pop up after every single race. You can remove the ads via in-app purchases.
This is a fast-paced action game with many familiar elements from the Sonic franchise like the iconic gold rings. The running in this game looks familiar to many other endless runner games, but the speed and multiplayer aspect sets this game apart.