Archie Comics has had a long and fruitful relationship with the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. Ever since the first Sonic the Hedgehog issue in 1993, the comics gave seen a great amount of success. Archie Comics has decided to go back to those 16-bit days and announced a brand new series in the Sonic comics called Sonic: Mega Drive.
“Sonic: Mega Drive” will be written by Ian Flynn and illustrated by Tyson Hesse, a reunion of the creative team behind Archie’s 2015 Sonic and Mega Man crossover “Worlds Unite.” The story is set in the era of the original Sonic games, and will feature Tails, Knuckles and Amy Rose; all characters from the first few Sonic titles.
Sonic: Mega Drive is scheduled to be released on July 6th.