hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

D'aww! Sonic and Mega Man chibis adorn these comic covers

9:00 PM on 03.13.2013 // Tony Ponce
  @megaStryke

Variants for Archie's "Worlds Collide" Part 9

HNNNNNG! My heart can't take much more of this! I think I'm going to slip into a coma before the Archie Sonic / Mega Man crossover even begins. But I've got to hold on! Just one month left!

To bring everyone up to speed, the "Worlds Collide" story arc will span 12 issues from the Mega Man, Sonic Universe, and Sonic the Hedgehog series, with chapters appearing in each of the three comics in turn from April through August. The arc is broken down further into three acts consisting of four issues apiece. Collectors will be treated to no shortage of cool variant covers depicting their fave heroes (and villains) in all sorts of wild and fan-service-y scenarios.

Archie has provided Destructoid with exclusive covers of Sonic #250, the beginning of the final act wherein the blue duo squares off against the mighty Wily Egg. These variants depict the Sega and Capcom gangs in a style reminiscent of Mega Man: Powered Up. So adorable! And is that Duo in the corner? Duo is in the story!? YES!

You may also notice that this issue, which arrives on July 3, marks 250 chapters of the Sonic comic. To celebrate, #250 is a massive 48 pages, with the second half containing a digitally remastered version of the very first Sonic issue. So beefy!

Photo Gallery: (3 images)
Click to zoom - browse by swipe, or use arrow keys




 Reblog (or) Blog Reply

Tony Ponce, Contributor
 Follow Blog + disclosure megaStryke Tips
(Decommissioned) Super Fighting Robot more   |   staff directory

Get more destructoid:   We're indie-run, blogging for the love of it, and our site will always be free. Optionally, you can support us and get: (1) Faster pages from our cloud server (3) Wide(r)screen (3) No big ads on Dtoid, Japanator, Tomopop, or Flixist (4) Auto contest entries, and (5) Dibs on betas & downloads. Try it out

 Setup email comments

Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our moderators, and flag the user (we will ban users dishing bad karma). Can't see comments? Apps like Avast or browser extensions can cause it. You can fix it by adding *.disqus.com to your whitelists.


  Around the web (login to improve these)




Back to Top


We follow moms on   Facebook  and   Twitter
  Light Theme      Dark Theme
Pssst. Konami Code + Enter?
You may remix stuff our site under creative commons w/@
- Destructoid means family. Living the dream, since 2006 -