Sonic and Mega Man's Enemies Team Up to Make Some F***ed-Up Robots

Knuckles Man.? Rose Woman? Shadow Man? Only two horrible minds could've come up with evil robot antagonists like these. Dr. Wily and Dr. Eggman's malevolent subversion of Sonic the hedgehog's friends gets revealed in the latest issue of the Worlds Collide crossover, an Archie Comics event pairing up Sonic and Mega for… » 5/27/13 12:00pm 5/27/13 12:00pm

Take a Look at How Sonic and Mega Man Level Up in Their Archie Comics…

Worlds Collide—the long-brewing mash-up between Sega’s Hedgehog and Capcom’s Blue Bomber—finally kicks off this week. The two video game icons and their assorted allies, sidekicks and enemies will be meeting up and throwing down for the next few months. But, be honest: what you really want to know is if the blue… » 4/11/13 3:30pm 4/11/13 3:30pm

The Sonic/Mega Man Comics Crossover Might Be the Closest We Get a Sega…

Let's get real: Sonic doesn't stand a chance. Sure, he's fast. You see that energy build-up in the Mega Buster pictured below? That's a recipe for roasted hedgehog, right there.

But, wait, you say! Couldn't Sonic disassemble Mega Man at super-speed before Capcom's icon could even get a blast off? The answers to… » 11/27/12 3:00pm 11/27/12 3:00pm

Who Needs Sonic? Get a Look at Knuckles the Echidna's Collected Comics…

Sure, Sega's blue mascot has had a long run of comics of his own from Archie Comics. But his frenemy Knuckles saw action on his own, too, with exploits that unfurled an oddly touching interpretation of the animal-verse. A new collection of Knuckles comics hits stores next week. Here's a first look at the continued… » 9/11/12 3:45pm 9/11/12 3:45pm

Sonic/Mega Man Crossover Won’t Feature Any Human/Animal Romance

When the storyline that has Sonic the Hedgehog and Mega Man meet shows up in comics stores next year, Archie Comics is pulling off a feat that Sega and Capcom probably wouldn't be able to pull off. The man responsible for the ensuing hijinx is writer Ian Flynn, who already pens the adventures of both iconic characters… » 7/10/12 3:30pm 7/10/12 3:30pm

A Whole Lot of Mega Man and 8 Million new Spider-People Headline a Big…

There are new comics out every week, but this week doesn't just have a strong batch of new books that are hitting store shelves. It's also got an unusually strong amount of legitimate digital downloadable comics, including a re-issuing of a few issues of the Detroit-era Justice League of America. You know, the worst… » 8/10/11 7:20pm 8/10/11 7:20pm

The New Spider-Man isn't the Only New Comic Worth Checking Out this Week

Good luck squeezing into your local comics shop this week. Plenty of strangers will probably be dropping in to pick up the new Spider-Man comic with the new Spider-Man in it. But squeeze on in, because there are some cool new comics out this week. And there are some good old ones available for legitimate digital… » 8/03/11 5:00pm 8/03/11 5:00pm

Sonic's New Genesis, Scalped at #50 and other New Comics Highlights

By popular demand—yes, because both of you demanded it—my weekly round-up of new comics recommendations is arriving before the sun sets on any corner of the United States. Do not go to a comics store without consulting these tips. Do no download new comics through the ComiXology app without studying these… » 6/29/11 3:00pm 6/29/11 3:00pm