Less than a month off its launch date, SEGA has revealed the "Episode Shadow" DLC add-on for Sonic Forces
. The DLC, which sees Shadow the Hedgehog as a playable character in three new levels, will be available as a free download at launch.
In addition to the three Shadow-specific levels, players can take Shadow for a spin in 10 Modern Sonic levels from the base game. Players can "explore Shadow's allegiance, the fate of Team Dark, and the origin of the mysterious villain, Infinite." The DLC will be available for everyone, regardless of whether they purchase the physical or digital version of the new title. Those who pre-order will also receive the previously detailed "SEGA/ATLUS Pack,"
which includes costumes from popular SEGA and ATLUS characters.Sonic Forces
and "Episode Shadow" launch together on November 7th.