Sonic The Hedgehog, Vol. 1: Fallout!
Juvenile: Age (years) from 9 - 12, Grade (US) from 4 - 7
JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Media Tie-In
Sep 18, 2018
6.63 x 10.18 x 0.33 in | 0.64 lb
- Author Bio
Join the Blue Blur for brand-new adventures as he and his friends race around the world to defeat the evil Dr. Eggman’s robotic forces!
The evil genius Dr. Eggman has been foiled—but the work of Sonic the Hedgehog isn’t over yet! In the aftermath of the latest epic battle, rogue robots continue to attack small villages around the world. In order to succeed, Sonic will need the help of his friends Tails, Knuckles, and Amy, along with some new and surprising allies. This new collection from acclaimed writer Ian Flynn features the Blue Blur like you’ve never seen him before. Gotta go fast!
Collects issues #1–4 of the Sonic The Hedgehog series.
Publication History: TR original
Marketing: Expanded website initiatives
Trade show promotion: Wonder Con 2018, San Diego Comic Con 2018, New York Comic Con 2018, and more
Cross promotion with Sega’s Social Media and Sonic fan-sites
Promotion through a variety of Social Media: Facebook (128k), Twitter (98.8k), Tumblr (25k), Instagram (19k), with a feature on IDWpublishing.com
Inclusion in Direct-to-consumer Newsletter (40,000 unique and engaged fans)
Cross promotion in IDW’s monthly titles (Circulation over 350,000)
Author appearances at library conferences (ALA Midwinter, ALA Annual, TLA) and book fairs (Miami, National Book Festival, Southern Festival of Books, etc)
AD BUYS: Bleeding Cool, Facebook
Publicity: Digital review copy made available to 3000 industry and press contacts
Author and artist interviews, and exclusive content reveals in comics media (Bleeding Cool, CBR, Newsarama, etc.)
Advance copies mailed out for review: Heavy focus on Entertainment sites
Special focus on Sonic the Hedgehog sites, blogs, and fan sites.
Author Social Media: @IanFlynnBKC
"This rebooted series is doing a great job at establishing the story of Sonic and his world while also appealing to older fans by referencing the past." –Comics The Gathering
"The most fun I've had with any recent comic." –Comicsverse