Archie Loves the 80s
On Monday, Archie Comics released preview pages for the recently shipped Sonic Super Special Magazine #2. Subscribers already have the edition, as evidenced by the Sonic 4: Episode II tease found within last week. The rest of us will start to see the magazine trickle into comic book stores and then newsstands beginning this week.
The magazine compiles stories from issues 80 through 84, the Sonic Adventure themed arc, as well as the original SSS #13, the standalone Sonic Adventure tie-in. Also included is part 2 of the Mobius Timeline, and an interview with Tracy Yardley, who also illustrated the magazine’s cover.
That cover and preview pages pages of SSS #2 follow Archie’s formal synopsis.
SONIC SUPER SPECIAL MAGAZINE #2
The Adventure continues! SONIC SUPER SPECIAL MAGAZINE is the first ever Sonic comic magazine in Archie history, packed with over 100 pages of comics, news, features, never-before-seen artwork and a foil-enhanced Cover by Sonic artist extraordinaire Tracy Yardley! This magazine-sized, quarterly collection takes new readers on a take a look back at the story that changed everything: “Sonic Adventure”! From the discovery of the United Federation to a deadly close encounter with the monstrous CHAOS! Sonic super-fans will also be treated with part two of the SONIC TIME LINE, featuring more brand-new art from fan-favorite artist Jamal Peppers! All this plus an interview with artist Tracy Yardley! and tons of bonus features you won’t find anywhere else!
Foil Enhanced Cover by Tracy Yardley!
Shipping Date: 1/11/12
On Sale at Comic Specialty Shops: 1/25/12
On Sale on Newsstands: 1/31/12
128-page, full color comic