Sonic Saga Series Volume 1: Darkest Storm is the first volume in the Sonic Saga Series graphic novel series published by Archie Comics. It contains reprints of stories from "The Darkest Storm" arc and additional stories from the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series.
- Sonic’s epic adventures aren’t just stories – they’re SAGAS! Blast into the action at Sonic speed with the debut of the all-new Sonic Saga series! Sonic and his friends are put to the ultimate test as evil forces converge! The immortal tyrant Mammoth Mogul is released from his Chaos Emerald prison and the wicked wizard Ixis Naugus returns from his exile! As the armies gather, it’s all-out war in “The Darkest Storm!" SONIC SAGA VOL. 1 collects selected stories from Sonic the Hedgehog #162-167.
Chapter 1: The Gathering Tempest
Chapter 2: Onset of the Squall
Chapter 3: Downburst
Chapter 4: Leak
Chapter 5: Ties that Bind
Chapter 6: Call of Duty
Chapter 7: The Chaotix Connection
Chapter 8: Hedgehog Day
This section features character files compiling the following characters in the Archie Comics' Sonic the Hedgehog series:
- Sonic the Hedgehog
- Mammoth Mogul
- The Destructix
- Ixis Naugus
- The front cover art for this volume is the same as that on the front cover of Sonic the Hedgehog #164.
- The data files that appear in this volume are taken directly from Sonic Free Comic Book Day 2011, except that the entries for Sonic and Ixis Naugus have been made up to date with the current issues released at the time. These profiles would later be used in the Sonic the Hedgehog: The Complete Sonic Comic Encyclopedia.