Kent Taylor, Mike Kanterovich, Ken Penders, Manny Galan, Ken Penders, Phil Sheehy, Jon D'Agostino, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"The Rise of Robotropolis...The Fall of Sonic!": Coming off of their victory during the Robotropolis earthquake, the good guys are enjoying a routine mission to further thwart the doctor's plans when a freak lightning bolt zaps Sonic and causes him to lose his super speed! Can the Freedom Fighters manage without Sonic's powers, or will Sonic need some "substitutes" to get the job done?
"Rage Against the Machine": One of the most famous Sonic epics of all time, this story launches the Mecha Madness saga which will see Sonic fall prey to the vile Robotnik's device of doom: the roboticizer! The Freedom Fighters are forced to combat their valiant hero as he is turned into Mecha Sonic: a robot version of himself with enhanced powers and some frightening surprises up his sleeve! Looks like the heroes will have to sound the "red alert"!
"Court Martial": Returning from certain doom after his battle with Mecha Knuckles, Sonic is arrested by his friends and sentenced to banishment from Knothole due to his seeming betrayal and alleged plan to roboticize himself to help stop Robotnik! But the heroic hedgehog won't go down without a fight: he has twenty-four hours to convince everyone that he's innocent! And to clear his name, he has to travel into the sleaziest locale on Mobius to find the villain who captured him: Nack the Weasel!
"...And One Shall Save Him": With Robotnik's forces stretched thin, the Freedom Fighters decide that now is time to mount a second rescue attempt of KING MAX ACORN! With the help of dashing rogue Geoffrey St. John, our heroes must venture into the perilous and unpredictable ZONE of SILENCE where Robotnik had imprisoned the king at the start of the war! Can Sally's dad be rescued? Or will the zone claim four new victims?
"In Every Kingdom There Must Exist A Little Chaos!": Be careful who you trust, Sonic! As time runs out for the ailing King Acorn, the Freedom Fighters desperately search for a cure to the crystalization process that is slowly devouring the king's body! Hoping that a chaos emerald can reverse the deadly effects, the gang must turn to the only one they know with a chaos emerald on hand -- KNUCKLES THE ECHIDNA! But will the guardian of the floating island feel so generous? Yeah, right!
"The Dream Zone": King Acorn's condition is worsening, and even the savvy DOCTOR QUACK can't seem to find a cure! It seems the only hope is the "Electro-Ecellographic Memory Inducer," which will allow Sonic to travel into the King's dreaming mind to communicate! Can Sonic somehow convince the King to fight the crystalization process that's ravaging his body? Or is the whole plan just a pipe dream?
"Black and Blue and Red All Over": Leather jackets and black berets? Smells like MOEBIUS to me! Anti-Sonic and Anti-Knuckles are after the floating island's Chaos Emerald, and only our universe's Knuckles stands in their way! With the help of the Freedom Fighters, Knuckles and the anti-heroes venture back to Moebius and uncover a fiendish plot to flood the submerged city of ATLANTINOPOLIS!
Angelo DeCesare, Ken Penders, Kent Taylor, Dave Manak, Ken Penders, Jay Oliveras, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Brian Thomas
"Guerilla Thriller": When Uncle Chuck learns of Snivley Robotnik's insidious plot to conquer the Mobian Jungle, the Freedom Fighters must spring into action before it's too late! But will the stubborn Guerilla warriors take Snivley, threat seriously? And will the help of MOBIE the prehistoric Mobian be enough to put a stop to the dreaded ECO-DESTROYER?! Only one way to find out!
Ken Penders, Kent Taylor, Nelson Ortega, Manny Galan, Brian Thomas, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Countdown To Armageddon": Princess Sally takes The Freedom Fighter team out camping to reflect on recent events. What was to be some time for rest and relaxation quickly turns into heated confrontations concerning each other's loyalty! Geoffrey St. John along with the Lupe and The Wolfpack (from the animated series) make a special appearance. Don't miss this one as it sets us up for the awesome roller-coaster ride of "END GAME!" the four-part story that will lead us into Sonic's 50th anniversary issue!
"Taking The Fall": The ultimate battle begins here! Sonic and the Freedom Fighters, with the help of Lupe and the wolfpack, launch what may very well prove to be their final assault on the evil Dr. Robotnik. Lines are drawn, trust is shattered, and the causalities mount. All of Mobius stands on the very brink in this pulse-pounding first act to one of the most epic Sonic tales of them all!
"Sonic The Fugitive": When Sonic is put on trial for the murder of Sally Acorn, a suspiciously merciless King Acorn sentences True Blue to a life of horror in the DEVIL'S GULAG. Upon escape the hunt is on as Geoffrey St. John and the newly formed Royal Guard must track down the fugitive Sonic! All this and a betrayer revealed in part two of ENDGAME!
Mike Gallagher, Ken Penders, Sam Maxwell, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Escape To The Floating Island": Sonic's on the run from the law, so where better to hide than Angel Island? But Geoffrey St. John is in hot pursuit, and a timely rescue by Dulcy the Dragon might not be enough to save Sonic! When the battle lines are drawn, who will the island's Guardian -- Knuckles -- side with? Meanwhile, in Knothole, King Acorn makes a startling reveal while Dr. Robotnik makes his next devious move!
Ken Penders, Michael Gallagher, Karl Bollers, Kent Taylor, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Manny Galan, Nelson Ortega, Sam Maxwell, Dave Manak, Art Mawhinney, Andrew Pepoy, Brian Thomas, Pan Eklund, Harvey Mercadoocasio, Jim Amash, Rich Koslowski, Jeff Powell
"The Big Goodbye": This is a definite Collector's Item! Which is why it's fitting that it should be called "The Big Goodbye!" The ultimate conclusion to the ultimate storyline in Sonic mythos. Who will Knuckles help: Sonic or St. John? Will Knothole Village be enslaved forever? How will the rest of The Freedom Fighters deal with current events? What is Robotnik's next move? Expect all this and more. This special issue hosts/features almost every single Sonic creator -- writers, artists, you name it -- who EVER worked on Sonic -- in one jam-packed issue. Also, learn the beginnings of Dr. Robotnik. Plus: Witness the coolest fight scene showdown you've been waiting for ever in the history of Sonic... Sonic Vs. Robotnik, once and for all the marbles. Last, but not least, there's a special surprise at the end that will leave you breathless!
"Reality Bytes": You are cordially invited to the celebration of a lifetime -- The Knothole Victory Party! The victory celebration begins! Let the festivities get underway! Now that Robotnik has been defeated, everyone can feel safe and secure... or can they? Sonic doesn't seem to think so when everyone he knows and loves and is near and dear to him gets roboticized by a hidden enemy. What does this mean? Who's behind this latest attack? Is Dr. Robotnik really gone or has someone else taken over?
"The Discovery Zone": Prepare yourself for something different as Sonic falls into a zone with a few minor surprises (and one or two major ones to boot). Take a walk on the wild side with Sonic as he steps into a zone that must be seen for yourself.
Ken Penders, Karl Bollers, Art Mawhinney, Sam Maxwell, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #53
"Unfinished Business": Knuckles and Sonic... friends? As the Freedom Fighters handle recent events, Knuckles and Julie-Su come to town. For what purpose? Read and see for yourself...
"Running To Stand Still": In the aftermath of the "Endgame" saga and subsequent "Brave New World" special, The Freedom Fighters try to resolve and understand their place and their new life in the new Mobotropolis, especially Sonic! Leading the charge is Princess Sally who is in full effect as she spearheads the reconstruction, but what price will she pay to make sure it gets done, valiantly attempting to restructure the kingdom? And what about Snively? You don't think he's going to take any of this lying down, do you? Snively, lurking in the shadows of the Devil's Gulag, plans his first move against our heroes. Just what does he do? Check it out!
Frank Strom, Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Andy Underwood, Edwards Artistic Studios, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #55
"Monkey Madness, Part 1": A suped-up chimp with a bone to pick Starts a fight with our true-blue hero! Can Sonic keep from getting stomped by this irate ape? And what's his problem with Sonic, anyway? There may be something more sinister behind thisÉ
Ken Penders, Clayton Emery, Art Mawhinney, Manny Galan, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
Sonic & Knuckles in "Friendly Rogues & Foul Villains," and Tales of the Freedom Fighters: Starring King Acorn in "The Living Crown."
Mike Gallagher, Ken Penders, Art Mawhinney, Manny Galan, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Opposites Detract": The return of the strangest characters to ever grace the pages of Sonic: Horizontal and Vertical! Not seen since Sonic #4, Al and Cal are even more insane than they ever were. How do Sonic and Tails fit in this story? Let's just say they have no choice in this matter but to be involved.
Frank Strom, Ken Penders, Frank Strom, Manny Galan, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #60
"Arsenal Of The Iron King": Sonic and Tails travel to the Eastern Provinces of Mobius and are asked to save the villagers from the wrath of someone called the Iron King. As they investigate, they come face to face with Monkey Khan. Why is he there? Whose side is he on?
Mike Gallagher, Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Harvey Mercadoocasio, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante Issue #61
"Outback Gut Check": Sonic and Tails travel to the island of Downunda and team up with the Downunda Freedom Fighters against... one of their own and his army? This story has so many thrills and chills, dundee-style.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #62
"Icon": Sonic and Tails are forced to land in the force-field-covered desert town of Sand Blast City! There they encounter a group of Freedom Fighters that take hero worship of our blue blur to new levels! Also, see the prisoner's of the Devil's Gulag devise a way out, including Snively!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #63
"Cult Of Personality": When Sonic and Tails were forced to land in the force-field covered city of Sand Blast City, they had no idea what they had gotten into. Having to find a way to escape becomes paramount as the Sand Blast Freedom Fighters decide they are going to stay there... forever! Can our freedom-fighting duo escape Sand Blast City... especially when Sonic seems to be enjoying his stay here? Also witness the villains of the Devil's Gulag challenge the prison used to hold them.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"The Naugus Trilogy: Part I - In Search Of?": You've been waiting for this moment and now it's finally here... IXIS NAUGUS!!! Sonic and Tails confront the sorceror savant to the treacherous regions of the Southern Tundra. Have our freedom fighting duo reached Ixis in time? What secrets lie within its icy wake? Whatever it is, Ixis has travelled the world to find it and he won't let anything get in his way.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
The Naugus Trilogy (Part two of three) heads into full swing as an alliance is formed between Sonic, Tails, the mysterious Nate Morgan and the snow-bot- to confront a common foe, Ixis Naugus! Also, the question "Who is Nate Morgan?!?" is revealed! Witness the origin of Nate Morgan and how he was responsible for- ah, ah... now that would be telling!
Karl Bollers, Steven Butler, Pam Eklund, Andrew Pepoy, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #66
The conclusion to The Naugus Trilogy has it all! Sonic and Tails implore the return of Nate to Mobotropolis because of his knowledge on the power rings. They are ambushed by Ixis Naugus. Ixis plans to harness the power rings in Nate Morgan's fortress to merge the Zone of Silence (where he is omnipotent) with Mobius. Sonic, Tails, Nate and Eddy team up to stop the sorceror's evil plans. Our heroes take part in a super-powered struggle aided by Nate's rings. But a heavy price will be paid that will change the course of their future. Who will be victorious?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Sam Maxwell, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #67
"Tomb Raider": Sonic begins a quest to find one of Nate Morgan's rings, a ring of immense power. However, Sonic must make it through a hidden temple with an assortment of booby traps. Not only must Sonic face the threat of the temple's obstacle course, but in addition, he is faced with the small squad of Robian troops hiding within its deep crevasses. Will Sonic make it out of the temple with the ring, or will the temple become Sonic's permanent home?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Sam Maxwell, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Surprise": It's birthday time in Mobotropolis as The Freedom Fighters celebrate Sonic's sixteenth birthday. Sonic, Tails and Nate Morgan return to Mobotropolis in an attempt to return un-noticed. But with a new danger on the horizon, not everything is spelled with "happy." Another satellite over Mobotropolis activates, Snively takes charge, meteors rain on Sonic's parade, plus many, many more surprises. Will our heroes make it to the party on time? This one has "Surprise" written all over it. Don't miss the excitement-filled episode as we witness "The Surprise!"
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Sam Maxwell, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #69
"A Day In The Life": The vigil beside Queen Alicia's bed-side continues in peace -- or so Sonic and The Freedin Fighters think. They are being stalked by a mysterious enemy what will make their presence known by the end of the issue. And wait until you find out what they want.
Ken Penders, Karl Bollers, Art Mawhinney, Steven Butler, Jim Amash, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Retro Activity": We've billed it as the strangest issue of Sonic you will ever read! Why? It could be because it's a completely backwards issue (and boy, do we mean it)! It has a lot to do with Knothole Village being in danger because it's three hours ahead. Just wait 'til you see what happens when Sonic tries to save it.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #72
"I, Robotnik": Television comes to Mobotropolis. A royal ceremony is scheduled to be the inaugural broadcast, but what's this? A history of Robotnik instead? What's going on here? Whatever you do, don't touch that dial!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #73
"The Truth Is Out There": The madman himself may be gone, but his evil lives on. We're speaking of course of Robotnik's satellites, which link to each other while in orbit, forming a mega-sized space base. Meanwhile, back on Mobius, Sonic's parents are about to celebrate their wedding anniversary -- complete with new wedding bands fashioned from power rings. The celebration is cut short by the threat of the space base, and Sonic and the Freedom Fighters reunite in secret to investigate the mysterious satellites and who might be behind it all, and are spaceward bound to investigate. That is, if they can get off the ground -- for just as they are about to leave, they receive a distress signal from Sonic's parents urging them to return at once. What diabolical menace has befallen our heroes now? You have three guesses -- and the first two don't count!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Steven Butler, Art Mawhinney, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #74
"Don't Call It A Comeback": The intrigue continues as Sonic and the Freedom Fighters return to Knothole Village to find only his parents there. Where did everyone else go? Fed up, Sonic and the Freedom Fighters take off into orbit to personally investigate the mysterious satellites. Now they're in outer space in search of answers_ and the culprit behind their friend's disappearance. But once they find out who the village-napper is, they might wish they'd never asked. This issue leads us into Sonic's 75th issue extravaganza!!!
Ken Penders, Karl Bollers, James Fry, Andrew Pepoy, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #76
"Business As Usual": Sonic and The Freedom Fighters are back on Mobius and land in the newly re-christened Robotropolis. Before heading out to Knothole and rejoining the others, they try to accomplish a dangerous mission with the help of...Snively?
Ken Penders, Karl Bollers, Chris Allan, James Fry, Andrew Pepoy, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #77
"Rebel Without A Pause": Sonic and Sally tirelessly continue their crusade against Dr. Robotnik, even if it goes against King Max's wishes. After their latest escapades, the king finally orders Sonic to his chambers. What fate awaits him? Meanwhile, Sally has a tearful reunion of sorts with Alicia, who sleeps peacefully in her cryogenic tube. And what's this lurking on the horizon? Could Overlander vessels be heading for Mobius?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Chris Allan, Andrew Pepoy, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #78
"Changes": A defining moment for Sonic and his friends as Sonic is finally knighted and King Max declares the formation of the Kingdom of Knothole -- a state that will serve as a [haven] for all Mobians who wish to live free of Robotnik's tyranny. Furthermore, he announces the reformation of the Knothole Freedom Fighters -- officially sanctioned to serve in conjunction with Geoffrey's Secret Service Team to keep the peace. And a fragile peace it is, as Robotnik and his charges still lurk about, plotting their revenge against Sonic. As if that weren't enough, in his quest to fortify his computer for his latest onslaught, Robotnik finds and launches a file that will ultimately tie into the upcoming adaptation of the Sega Dreamcast game. And wait until you see who the first lieutenant is.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Chris Allan, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #79
"The Discovery": Inspired by the popular "Sonic Adventure" game for the hot Sega "Dreamcast" platform! When Nate Morgan uses his telecrate technology to infiltrate Dr. Robotnik's computer network, he receives transmissions that send shivers down the Freedom Fighter's spines: the dastardly Doc has ordered an excavation somewhere near the mysterious Cat Country -- leading them to believe he may have found the Hidden City of the Ancients! Nate and The Freedom Fighters are immediately dispatched to quell the threat -- all, that is, except for Amy Rose, who the others feel is too young. Amy is outraged -- Tails is allowed to go on the mission, and he's the same age as her! Will that stop her? Heck, no! Amy calls upon the powers of the Ring of Acorns to make herself older -- transforming herself into her "Dreamcast" counterpart, and depleting the ring of all its energy in the process! The price is a harsh one, as the ring has been used in the service of healing the Queen. Fearing ill effects, Nate insists Amy comes along on the mission with them. Can they survive Amy's amazing transformation? For that matter, can Amy?! It's a journey of discovery that will lead our fearless heroes to the startling new world depicted in the Sonic Adventure Dreamcast game!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Jim Valentino, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"If Wishes Were Acorns": Amy Rose uses the "Ring of Acorns" to make herself older (like her Dreamcast counterpart). Accompanying Sonic and the Freedom Fighters to the "Hidden City of the Ancients". It is a journey of discovery that will lead the heroes to the startling new world depicted in Dreamcast's Sonic Adventure game!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Nelson Ribeiro, Steven Butler, Chris Allan, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Harvey Mercadoocasio, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Manny Galan Issue #81
"City Of Dreams" & "All You Need Is A Bit Of Chaos": The mysteries of the Hidden City of The Ancients continue to obsess the heroes: Are the citizens of this pocket environment hostile or friendly? Could they be the answer to Planet Mobius' secret origin? Will Sonic and the others from Knothole Village be ambassadors of peace or will they be forced to mobilize for conflict?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Nelson Ribeiro, Steven Butler, Jim Valentino, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #82
"Night of Chaos": Continuing the special tie-in tale with Sega's Sonic Adventure Dreamcast game. Having been accepted as celebrities in the Hidden City of the Ancients, Sonic plays super-hero and patrols the streets of Station Square. But can he and his friends survive the menace that lurks in the night?
"Menace to Society": Tails' latest plane is missing, but this one's got a tracking device -- leading Sonic and Tales on a frantic flight to the Mystic Ruins. When they get there, they not only find both Robotnik and Knuckles, but a threat they hoped they'd never have to face again. Back in the city, all seems tranquil for the Mayor and Sally, but you know that can't last -- and before you know it, Sonic, Tails and Knuckles are back to try to restore order. What is the mystery that threatens their very existence? Will a cocky hedgehog, a headstrong echidna and an eager fox be enough to save civilization?
"Perfect Chaos": As Super Sonic battles Perfect Chaos, Knuckles and the Freedom Fighters do whatever they can to save those in danger from the raging waters. With Super Sonic weakening, the heroes' only hope is to get the generator -- which is underwater and buried under tons of rubble. Can they reverse the damage and save Super Sonic, or is everyone doomed? Even if they reach the generation, are they prepared for any ramifications their actions might cause?
"The Big Payback": Robotnik is upset by Sonic's victory over "Perfect Chaos," so he sics Silver Sonic II on the blue blur -- right as the Freedom prepare to depart the Hidden City. Joining the battle, Sonic's friends find trying to beat Silver Sonic II in hand-to-hand combat is impossible -- only Sonic can withstand Silver Sonic II's blows. The battle is furious, with repercussions sure to impact the future of the Freedom Fighters. What lies in store for our fearless heroes, and is there a way to defeat the juggernaut that is Silver Sonic II?
"Heart of the Hedgehog - Part 1": After the Freedom Fighter Special makes a crash landing, Sonic and Tails perform a little reconnaissance and find themselves up against the menace of Metal Sonic.
"Heart of the Hedgehog - Part 2": The heat is on -- literally, as Sonic desperately tries to save Tails, trapped inside the rim of a volcano by the menacing Metal Sonic. Rescuing his little buddy will be harder than usual -- the new, sentient version of Metal Sonic knows no limits in his hatred of Sonic, and will stop at nothing to ruin his world. He's faster and stronger than before.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Family Matters": Sonic, Princess Sally and the gang return to Knothole to find the kingdom in complete and utter turmoil. Prince Elias has been captured by Shadow-Bots who intend to roboticize him and Queen Alicia undergoes a surgical operation to determine her fate one and for all, while King Max insists on storming Doctor Robotnik's HQ with his troops in order to save his son. As if all that wasn't bad enough, Sonic must also confront his Uncle Chuck, who is under Robotnik's control!
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Thicker Than Water": The heroes deal with the disastrous results of last issue's major turmoil, and in the process face their own inner turmoil as well. Princess Sally is among the hardest hit, keeping a vigil for her ailing father, King Max -- while Sonic blames himself for King Max's condition. Meanwhile, Robotnik has returned to see the damage his headquarters has suffered. Marshaling forces of Shadow Bots and Robians, he plots his revenge, even as Sonic ponder the Sword of Acorns' alleged ability to restore the Robians' own free will.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante Issue #90
"Sword of Omens": A sword-wielding Sonic undertakes an unauthorized solo mission to free the Robians, and is surprised to find an unwanted ally in the form of Mina the mongoose.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Steven Butler, Andrew Pepoy, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante
"Crash": Sonic has prevented the Sword of Acorns from falling into Doctor Robotnik's clutches, but now it's in the hands of the notorious Kodos, Mobotropolis' former warlord. As if the situation wasn't bad enough, when some unexpected visitors arrive at Doctor Robotnik's doorstep asking for aid, it's up to Sonic to talk them out of such a hasty decision. But why aren't they willing to listen to him?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Michael Higgins, Ron Lim, Jim Amash, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #92
"The Wrath of Khan": Monkey Khan, that is. The cyborg-simian created by Doctor Robotnik returns, and this time the furry fury's got it in for his maker and all Overlanders in general. In an ironic twist, Sonic goes from protecting the newly arrived Overlanders from the Eggman last issue, to defending them against Monkey Khan this issue! If he doesn't they might go running scared into Robotnik's clutches after all.
"Crime 'n Punishment": Sonic returns to Knothole and finds himself in hot water because of the missing Sword of Acorns! Angered by the frosty reception, he hastily leaves with Tails, Rotor and Mina. Sonic blames himself and can't stop thinking about the sword. And Robotnik is also angry over the lost Sword of Acorns, terrified it will get in rebel hands and actually restore free will to those he's imprisoned. The facts don't stop Robotnik, however: he pretends to have the Sword in a nefarious plot to hoodwink the newly arrived Overlanders.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Ron Lim, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"New Order": As beautiful as the new Knothole Village is, Sonic just can't adjust to it knowing that Robotnik's presence -- and that of the Overlanders -- persists in Robotropolis. For his part, Elias has chosen the path of peace, electing to focus on turning Knothole into a permanent habitat rather than trying to reclaim Robotropolis. By issue's end, however, dark alliances shall be made and peril shall befall the Freedom Fighters -- in the form of both natural disasters and wicked enemies.
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, James Fry, Ron Lim, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio
"Enemy Mine": A trip to Robotropolis to rescue the roboticized Overlanders baffles Sonic and Bunnie, as many of the Overlanders haven't even been roboticized! Meanwhile, Kodos has gone over the top, affected by radiation, leading Sonic and Bunnie to assist Arachnis in battle against Kodos as they attempt to make their way through the Great Forest. Is Kodos' condition part of a bigger threat? Can Arachnis be trusted? And just what can Robotnik be up to by allowing the Overlanders to exist free of roboticization?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Nelson Ribeiro, Ron Lim, Pam Eklund, Jim Amash, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio Issue #96
"The Messenger": The answers to many questions are revealed -- and a few new ones are raised. Has his Majesty's Secret Service learned of Sonic's heroic, secret trip to Robotropolis? Will Princess Sally and Sonic finally see each other again? Has Dr. Robotnik finally figured out a way to get back into Knothole Village?
Karl Bollers, Ken Penders, Nelson Ribeiro, Harvey Mercadoocasio, Ron Lim, Pam Eklund, Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante Issue #97
"My Secret Identity": Geoffrey manages to piece together half of Uncle Chuck's message from the damaged Shadow-Bot, and he and his secret service team embark on a mission to Robotropolis to retrieve it. Meanwhile, an incognito Sonic begins his quest for Arachnis and Tails, but is sidetracked by Geoffrey's mission. The intrigue thickens when both the secret service and Sonic are captured by Overlanders, and Sonic does his best to maintain his anonymity in the midst of his cellmates. Can Sonic aid in their escape without blowing his cover? Plus, surprising unexpected revelations about Robotnik and Tails. And what's with all the missing Overlanders?