Man, Sega's just full of surprises, isn't it? Earlier today, the company announced Sonic Colors
, if you live in a country that spells that word that ridiculous way). a new platformer featuring the blue hedgehog and his new troupe of polychromatic friends. Sonic will have to navigate a sci-fi themed amusement park to thwart the plans of -- who else -- Dr. Eggman by saving multicolored aliens, each of which bestow a certain special ability upon the series' attitude-filled protagonist. That sounds like it has the propensity be be more colorful and trippy than a Flaming Lips concert.
According to Sega Europe's blog
, the game is set to drop for Wii and DS in late 2010. You can check out an extremely brief announcement trailer
posted after the break.