SDCC ’17: Sega And IDW Team Up For Comics Featuring Sonic The Hedgehog And Friends

by Hannah Means Shannon
At San Diego Comic Con this week, Sega revealed that Sonic the Hedgehog and his friends will be appearing in new comics at IDW in 2018.

Creative teams are currently being formed, and a publishing plan is now underway with more details to come at a later date. IDW say that “Writers and artists will be bringing their considerable talents to the comic book world of Sonic”.

“We’ve been speaking with beloved Sonic fan-favorite creators and new creators alike, and are excited to be able to spread specifics about our plans for the comic in the near future,” said Chris Ryall, IDW’s Chief Creative Officer.

“We are ecstatic about this partnership with IDW,” said Ivo Gerscovich, Chief Brand Officer for Sonic the Hedgehog. “We know they’ll serve as a good home for the new adventures of Sonic, his friends, and foes.”