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Best of Sonic the Hedgehog was an onging series of graphic novels published by Archie Comics, featuring SEGA's mascot video game character Sonic the Hedgehog. The series contained specially selected favourite stories chosen by members of the creative team.

Official Solicitation[]

Volume 1[]

After nearly twenty years of comics, specials and mini-series, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG has told hundreds of stories! Through the laughs and thrills, the action and adventure, the highs and lows, some stories stand out among the rest – presented here in this thematic graphic novel collection! From the titanic clash of “Mecha Madness” to the universe-shattering epic “Order from Chaos,” join us as the Archie Comics Sonic team picks their favorite stories from the history of the series! Don’t miss out on this deluxe collection available for the first time in soft cover – a must-have for any Sonic fan! Plus all-new cover art from Patrick “SPAZ” Spaziante and insights from the Sonic creative team!

Publication Dates and Featured Issues[]

Volume 1: Comics[]

(Hardcover: May 2012, Softcover: January 2013)

  • "Rage Against the Machine" (StH: #39) and "Mecha Madness" (SMM) (chosen by writer Ian Flynn)
  • "Endgame: For Whome the Bell Tolls" (StH: #50/SSS#6) (Chosen by artist Patrick 'Spaz' Spaziante)
  • "Order from Chaos"(StH: #168, #169) (Chosen by artist Tracy Yardley!)
  • "Future Tense: Part 2" (StH: #215) (Chosen by artist Jamal Peppers)

Volume 2: Villains[]

(Hardcover: August 2013)

  • Chapter 1: Mecha Sally
  • Chapter 2: Ixis Naugus
  • Chapter 3: Metal Sonic
    • "Forged in Fire" (SU: #50)
  • Chapter 4: Babylon Rogues
    • "Babylon Rising: Remembrance" (SU: #33)
  • Chapter 5: Dr. Eggman
    • "Scrambled: Line in the Sand" (SU: #39)
    • "Scrambled: In the Name of Love" (SU: #40)

Volume 3: Rivals[]

(Hardcover: December 2015)

  • Unreleased

Ultimate Collection[]

(February 2015)

  • Rage Against the Machine (StH#39)
  • Mecha Madness (SMM)
  • Future Tense: Part 1 (StH#215)
  • Future Tense: Part 2 (StH#216)
  • Lost in the Moment (StH#231)
  • Dark Tidings (StH#232)
  • Dark Hearts (StH#234)
  • Forged In Fire (SU#50)
  • Babylon Rising: Part One- Remembrance (SU#33)
  • Scrambled: Part 3- Line in the Sand (SU#39)
  • Scrambled: Part 4- In the Name of Love (SU#40)
  • Endangered Species: Part 3- Restoration Effort (StH#245)
  • Endangered Species: Part 4- One of a Kind (StH#246)
  • The Great Chaos Caper: Part 1- On the Hunt (SU#63)
  • I Am (StH#171)
  • Shadow Fall: Part One- Into the Unknown (SU#59)
  • Father & Son (StH#192)

Cover Gallery[]