With the release of the highly anticipated sequel to the hit video game movie nearing, Paramount has unveiled more ways that fans can engage with Sonic the Hedgehog 2.
Twitter hashflags and AR filter
Fans on Twitter were delighted to see new emojis alongside the hashtags of #Tails, #Sonic, #Knuckles and #Robotnik. Named “hashflags”, it has been confirmed that it also worked for #SonictheHedgehog, #KnucklesTheEchidna, #MilesTailsPrower, #SonicMovie2 and #Eggman.
Helping fans to get even more in the mood for the sequel, Paramount also released an augmented reality filter for fans to take photos with Sonic, Tails or Knuckles. It was confirmed to work on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat.
New poster found by fans
A new poster advertising the upcoming sequel was found across the United States, with eager fans taking photos.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will be released in U.S. movie theaters on 8 April.