Sega teams up with IDW for new Sonic comics


Starting in 2018

That was fast. After more than two decades of Sonic adventures at Archie Comics, Sega has decided to end its partnership and start a new one — with none other than IDW Publishing.

SEGA and IDW are thrilled to announce a partnership to bring Sonic Comics to fans new and old. The new series arrives 2018!

— Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) July 21, 2017

Shout-out to Destructoid commenter Austyn Wiles for totally calling the IDW team-up. The company’s name is attached to everything from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to Transformers to Jem.

“We’ve been speaking with beloved Sonic fan-favorite creators and new creators alike,” said IDW chief creative officer Chris Ryall, who added that specific plans will be shared “in the near future.”

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