Sonic The Comic #122

Release Feb 10, 1998
Writer Nigel Kitching
Lineart Richard Elson

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“Hobson & Choy – Part Two”
Writer: Nigel Kitching
Artist: Richard Elson
Hobson and Choy are tricked by Robotnik into thinking Sonic is the dictator of Mobius and are enlisted to help capture him and bring him back to Robotnik’s base. Kintobor detects the two entering the Emerald Hill Zone through a Mobius Ring so Sonic goes to check it out. Sonic ends up in a fight with Hobson and Choy almost losing to Hobson because he underestimated his strength. But a blunder from Choy causes them both to head back to Robotnik empty handed.

“On the Run – Part Two”
Writer: Nigel Kitching
Artist: Nigel Dobbyn
After the police accuse Porker of being a criminal they haven’t seen for six years Knuckles tries to reason with them but Porker panics and runs away, making the police begin a chase. The police near the Chaotix get the message that Oscar the Pig in on the loose causing Vector to question about him. The officer explains that before the Chaotix arrived in New Tek City Oscar the Pig was a member of Hammerhead’s gang. Knuckles and Porker meanwhile are hiding in a café, Knuckles questioning why Porker ran. While they’re talking a shark-like Mobian comes over to them also under the impression that Porker is Oscar. When Knuckles tries to tell him otherwise he the guy throws him across the room, leaving Porker at his mercy.

“Recipe for Disaster”
Writer: Lew Stringer
Artist Robert Corona
A new show called Pizza the Action guest stars Tails testing his skills in the kitchen. The host, Galloping Graeme, says today they’re going to make chocolate surprise pudding but the one he prepared earlier swells up and explodes causing the studio to flood. Once Tails has rescued everyone more chefs show up accusing the presenter or ruining their shows and breaking into an all out chef fight. Tails discovers that they’ve all been set up by Gerry Corfu who wants to be the star of the only cooking show around. Gerry tries to fight Tails but ultimately loses both the fight and his job.

“Root of all Evil – Part One”
Writer: Lew Stringer
Artist: Carl Flint
Amy, Tekno and Sonic receive a message from Johnny Lightfoot who says his absence is due to him fighting badniks in other zones. Sonic says its quiet on their end but that all changes when Robotnik tells a villain called Agent X to plant a Doom Seed under Metropolis. The seed soon sprouts causing evil roots to appear all over the city. Sonic, Amy and Tekno go to check it out but discover that when a stem is destroyed more weeds start growing from it, making the situation much worse…

Cover Art: Gary Knight