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Sonic X Shadow Generations Preorders - PC Discount, Physical Edition Bonus, And More

Sonic X Shadow Generations launches on October 25 for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and PC.


Sonic X Shadow Generations will hit PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and PC on October 25. The new game features a remastered edition of Sonic Generations, which was originally released on Xbox 360 and PS3 back in 2011, plus an all-new story campaign featuring Shadow the Hedgehog. Sonic X Shadow Generations preorders are available now, and grabbing the game early get you a special bonuses, including three-day early access if you grab the digital deluxe edition. PC players can save on both the standard and digital deluxe editions (Steam keys) at GameSpot sister site Fanatical.

Sega showed off a brand-new look at Sonic X Shadow Generations during Summer Game Fest. You can check out the trailer at the bottom of this preorder guide.

Sonic X Shadow Generations preorder bonuses

Sonic X Shadow Generations preorder bonuses
Sonic X Shadow Generations preorder bonuses

Preordering Sonic X Shadow Generations gets you the Sonic Adventure Legacy skin, which is based on Sonic's low-poly 3D look from Sonic Adventure on Sega Dreamcast. The old-school cosmetic item is included with all physical and digital edition preorders on PS5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.

Physical edition preorders also get the Gerald Robotnik's Journal collectible book, which includes in-universe details on the creation of Shadow the Hedgehog from Doctor Robotnik's (Eggman's) perspective. It's included with PS5, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox Series X preorders.

Finally, if you opt for the digital deluxe version, you can get three-day early access to the game starting October 22.

On top of the standard edition, there's also a $60 digital deluxe edition that includes the full game, the Sonic Legacy Skin preorder bonus, and a collection of extra items including:

  • Three days early access starting October 22
  • Terios skin for Shadow
  • Bonus in-game skill points
  • Extra music pack
  • Digital artbook
  • Digital soundtrack
  • A new level for Shadow's campaign launching Holiday 2024
  • Bonus prologue animations (PlayStation-Exclusive)

The Sonic X Shadow Generations digital deluxe edition is available for preorder on PS5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC. Over at Fanatical, you can preorder the digital deluxe edition for $52.19.

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