You don’t need me to tell you that the strange homunculi cast of the Sonic the Hedgehog game series are about as developed and characterized as a pile of forgotten cartoon characters held together by a tapestry with a list of canned kid-friendly phrases written on it. In light of Sega’s recent layoffs it’s unlikely to expect a compelling story from them any time soon, but honestly it seems to be better that way since Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 is looking fantastic.
Thankfully we have Archie to fill the surprisingly high demand for proper Sonic stories. Like most comic book worlds the plotlines can get a bit wonky at times, but a wonderful cast of well-written versions of the characters we know and loath from the games makes them more than worth reading.
10. Cream the Rabbit
Cream the Rabbit is a pure concoction of cute. She is a relatively recent addition to the Archieverse, but fits right in. Since this universe is defined enough to have actual cities occupied by an actual population instead of some weird disconnected series of locations whose only inhabitants are Sonic, his friends, and Robotnik, Cream has fitting role as an occasionally seen citizen of ...... Read More»