“Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric” is an extremely exciting action-adventure game developed by Big Red Button and released by Sega. Along with the “Sonic Boom: Shazed Crystal” game for Nintendo 3DS, the game is a spin-off of Sega’s “Sonic the Hedgehog” series and part of the “Sonic Boom” franchise. The gameplay in the game focuses more on exploring and fighting elements than the previous versions of the series. Players will be accompanied by 4 famous characters of the series: Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, and Amy. Each character has its own abilities and gameplay mechanics: Sonic can use his speed and homing attacks, Tails can fly and use various gadgets, Knuckles can burrow underground and climb on walls, and Amy can use her hammer to swing on poles. Each character also possesses a whip-like weapon called the Enerbeam, which allows them to perform various actions such as hanging on the speed rails, removing enemies’ shields and solving puzzles. Players must also focus on cooperation, with control mechanisms that switch between characters and use their abilities to increase efficiency in each attack. The game will support local multiplayer cooperative multiplayer mechanics for two players, with additional modes for up to four players.