Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games

Sega Nintendo alliance announced for three Sonic exclusives on Wii U and 3DS

Sega Nintendo alliance announced for three Sonic exclusives on Wii U and 3DS

Mario & Sonic Winter Games! Sonic: Lost World! Something else!

Sega and Nintendo have joined forces for the release of three Sonic games exclusively on the Wii U and 3DS.

The exclusive partnership is for the next three Sonic games to be released, which Nintendo will publish. Two of these were announced during today's Nintendo Direct conference: Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games for Wii U (more in the video below), and action adventure platformer Sonic Lost World for Wii U and 3DS (image below). Sega said the mystery third Sonic game will be revealed at a later date.

"Sonic the Hedgehog has performed incredibly well on Nintendo platforms and this exclusive partnership is a natural fit for the next evolution of Sonic games," Sega Europe boss Jurgen Post said.

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