The bestselling Sonic Archives continues! Mysteries abound in this lead-up to Sonic's third major milestone! Strange things are happening to our True Blue hero. A beam from space threatens the time-stream! The Robians vanish from Knothole! Dr. Robotnik's life story is broadcast across the world! It's up to Sonic and his Freedom Fighter friends to stop each plot and brave the unknowns of space! This volume features the dramatic return of Sonic's worst enemy!
The image of Sonic that appears on the monitor behind Eggman on the front cover is nearly identical to a stock artwork of Sonic the Hedgehog for Sonic the Hedgehog CD, with the only difference being Sonic's modern green eyes.