Sega has shared with us a compelling behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming Wii U / 3DS exclusive game: Sonic Boom. Meant as a prequel for the upcoming TV series of the same name, it looks to be focused on what classic Sonic games have done best, but incorporate character development and interactions that aren’t often found in games of this nature.

Clocking in at 10 minutes with game footage scattered throughout, this is something you might just want to make a bit of time for. For more information on why Sega decided to go with western development, check out a recent article onĀ Polygon.