a Sega announced on Friday (17) that the mobile game sonic dash Over 500 million downloads have been made worldwide. Launched in 2013, this game is available for iOS I Android And is the most played title in the mobile series of all time.
Starring the speedy blue hedgehog, the title is an endless runner developed in Europe by SEGA’s studio Hardlight, which also worked on its production. sound force.
Starting this Friday, players will be able to take part in a special in-game event. Celebrating 500 million downloads worldwide, players can access the game and collect 4 special items from the racetrack to redeem daily rewards including Sonic Pirate and Captain Shadow.
Pirate Sonic and Captain Shadow make landfall to celebrate 500 million downloads #sonic dash. Collect all 4 special items on the track every day to win some great prizes! ????? pic.twitter.com/gE6PmzElQU
— Sega Hardlight (@SEGAHARDlight) September 17, 2021
Sonic Team Leader Takashi Iizuka explained the achievement in a press release. “Reaching over 500 million downloads is a great illustration of the strength of the Sonic brand and the truly fun and timeless gameplay of Sonic. sonic dashsaid the head of the team.
Izuka went on to say that the team would like to “thank the loyal fans as well as our partnership with Apple and Google for their enduring support. sonic dash in their respective stores. This milestone could not have been reached at a better time,” he concluded.
Sega Hardlight’s studio director Neil Jones also stated that the studio “remains pleased with the loyal fans of sonic dash And how the game still generates millions of new downloads every month.”
Sonic Dash already has over 500 million downloads worldwideSource: twitter / reproduction
The Director took this opportunity to thank the players for the success of the game. A big thank you to all the fans of ” sonic dash. We look forward to continuing to produce for you new and innovative in-game events that build on this incredible and growing Sonic universe.”
With versions for iOS and Android, sonic dash is an endless runner that puts players in control of a blue elephant in a race where the key to victory is to run, jump and spin through 3D scenarios.