SEGA’s new ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ comic book sequence might be written by Ian Flynn.
The American comic book writer – who might be recognized by his Net pen establish Ian Potto – has penned the tales based totally on the favored recreation since 2006, as soon as they’ve been revealed by Archie and he’ll as quickly as as soon as extra be inserting pen to paper for the first books to launch at its new residence of IDW Publishing, which might be set to launch in April 2018.
Ian said: “I’ve been a SEGA youngster for all occasions, and Sonic has been my occupation for over a decade. I’m overjoyed to take care of working with the little blue hedgehog, and significantly excited to be growing my relationship with IDW on the similar time. I’m unable to attend to level out you what I’m manufactured from as we attain for the celebs and uncover the numerous potentialities!”
Sonic editor Joe Hughes is over the moon that Ian will proceed to work with them on the model new supplies and says he was blown away by his pitches from very early on.
He commented: “Ian has a strong reference to every the character and the followers so there was no hesitation in bringing him on to launch this new Sonic sequence. Not solely is he a superb writer, nevertheless he genuinely loves these characters. His pitches have been nothing wanting very good and we’re very excited to get this out to the Sonic neighborhood who’ve been supportive from day one.”
And Michael Cisneros, Licensing Specialist at SEGA of America, says Ian had on a regular basis been their first various to put in writing down the comics.
He added: “After we partnered with IDW a pair months once more, Ian was undoubtedly our first choice to take the helm and scribe the model new comic sequence.
“His uncanny knack for capturing the spirit of Sonic is apparent not solely in his work, nevertheless throughout the hearts of our very vocal and devoted fan base.
“We couldn’t be further completely happy to have him setting the stage for just a few years of compelling storytelling.”