Published on October 14th, 2021 | by Genevieve Mc Bride0
Sonic And Sakar International Team Up For New Licensed Goods
I am sure Sonic fans will love the new items.
Sakar International and SEGA of America, Inc. have today announced a partnership to expand Sakar’s line of licensed wheeled goods and accessories with Sonic the Hedgehog, as part of the iconic video game character’s 30th anniversary.
This Fall, Sonic fans can speed into action and adventure just like Sonic with hoverboards, scooters (manual and electric), four-wheel ride-ons and skateboards (manual and electric) all inspired by the beloved hedgehog. Additionally, Sonic-themed helmets and other protective gear will be available for purchase, in order to keep fans safe, whether they’re racing down the street or fighting Sonic’s arch-nemesis, Doctor Eggman.
“Sakar International is looking forward to helping SEGA celebrate Sonic’s 30th anniversary with products that allow young fans to be active and expand their imaginations,” said Ralph Sasson, COO at Sakar. “Sonic is one of the most iconic gaming franchises and we’re excited to bring these products to an entirely new generation of fans.”
To further celebrate Sonic’s landmark anniversary, Sakar will create a variety of Sonic-inspired video game accessories and youth electronics including speakers, headsets, keyboards, mouse pads, charging stations, gaming furniture, walkie talkies, box kits, telescopes, binoculars, role-play electronic kits, wearable VR goggles, alarm clock radios, microphones, and karaoke machines, among other consumer goods.
Sonic the Hedgehog-themed wheeled goods and accessories will begin racing into Walmart and other retailers across the U.S. this holiday season.