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This article concerns continuity on a story-to-story basis. As such, issues may be placed in order of approximate occurrence or narrative consistency. Additionally, the following saga names that are not official are mentioned as not being official next to them. These names are meant to give a name to complete collection of stories, including multiple shorter story arcs.

Main Series

Pre-series

A past event

Many events in the past of the IDW universe are shared with that of the Sonic the Hedgehog video games. Please be aware that a game's appearance here does not in any way indicate that the events of said game are fully canonical to the IDW Sonic the Hedgehog universe. Games are listed in order of real world release as, for some, their chronological placements in accordance to each other are unknown. If possible, comic issues in which the game's events are first referred to are indicated to the side.

Saga 1: Revenge of Neo Metal (Unofficial Title)[1]

  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 1-4 ("Fallout")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 5-6 ("The Fate of Dr. Eggman”)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 7 ("Meet the New Boss")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 8 ("Silent Support")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 9-11 ("Battle for Angel Island")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 12 ("The Cost of the Battle for Angel Island")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2019 ("Bonds of Friendship", "Jet Set Tornado", "Victory Garden", "Curse of the Pyramid", and "Sonic Fan Club")[2]

Saga 2: The Metal Virus

  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 13 ("Calling Card")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 14 ("Misdirection")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 15 ("Patient Zero")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("Reflections") Takes place between Sonic the Hedgehog: 15 and Sonic the Hedgehog: 25
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 16 ("Infection!")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: Tangle & Whisper: 1 ("Imposter")[2]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: Tangle & Whisper: 2 ("Ambush")[2]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: Tangle & Whisper: 3 ("Betrayal")[2]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: Tangle & Whisper: 4 ("Showdown")[2]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 17 ("Plague!")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("Eggman's Day Off") Takes place before Sonic the Hedgehog: 18 as Dr. Starline still has a good amount of faith in Dr. Eggman. Additionally, the virus was not as well known or widespread before the events of Sonic the Hedgehog: 17[3]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 18 ("Victims")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 19-20 ("Crisis City")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("Darkest Hour") Takes place a bit before, during, and after the events of Sonic the Hedgehog: 19-20[3]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("Flock Together")[3]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 21-23 ("The Last Minute")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("The Catalyst")[3]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 24 ("The Last One Out")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Annual 2020 ("Big's Big Adventure")[3]
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 25 ("A Sudden Shift")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 26-29 ("All or Nothing")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 30 ("Cured")
  • Sonic the Hedgehog: 31-32 ("Recovery")

Saga 3

Classic Sonic World

Pre-series

Many events in the past of the IDW Classic Universe are shared with that of the video games taking place in Classic Sonic's world. It is currently unknown how exactly this series relates to the main series, such as whether it is an alternate past, an alternate present with younger versions of the characters, etc, but it seems to have the same relationship that the Classic series of games (and its canon media) shares with the main series of games (and its media). Please be aware that a game's appearance here does not in any way indicate that the events of said game are fully canonical to the IDW Sonic the Hedgehog universe. Games are listed in order of real world release as, for some, their chronological placements in accordance to each other are unknown. If possible, comic issues in which the game's events are first referred to are indicated to the side.

Current

Other

Sonic the Hedgehog Video Game Universe

The following comics take place in the video game universe.

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Universe

The following comics take place in the Paramount movie universe. It is set after the first movie, and acts as a pre-quel into the events of Sonic the Hedgehog 2.

Trivia

  • Despite being made by similar IDW staff, Sonic Forces digital comic was not made by IDW and is therefore not a part of the IDW Sonic comic series.
  • Sonic the Hedgehog Free Comic Book Day 2021 also contained another story called "Race to the Empire", but it was not a story and was instead a recap that covered the events of Sonic the Hedgehog #1-#40 and Sonic the Hedgehog: Bad Guys.

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