|This event exists primarily or exclusively within the Pre-Super Genesis Wave continuity.|
Information in this article may not be canonical to the storyline of the games or any other Sonic continuity.
The Galactic Space Race is an event that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It was an interstellar competition between various competitors, with a monetary prize available for the winner.
List of participants
|Sonic the Hedgehog||Winner|
|Scarabb||Disqualified for cheating|
- Scarabb, the crab-like alien who defeated Sonic through cheating and was disqualified, has a name only slightly altered from that of the scarab beetle.
- Greebo's name is fairly similar to that of Greedo, the Star Wars bounty hunter infamous for being involved in a confrontation with Han Solo which, depending on versions of the original film, depicts either Han or Greedo shooting first.
- Nordon's name resembles that of Zordon, the original mentor character from the Power Rangers franchise.
- Kir-Ta, a female alien, shares the naming convention among female Echidnas of the Pre-Super Genesis Wave timeline outside the Knuckles Clan and Nocturnus Clan.