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Tyson Hesse is an artist that has done work for the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. He has also animated for the opening cutscene and the pre-order trailer of Sonic Mania. He is most notable for his work in the The Amazing World of Gumball and Bravest Warriors comic series. He is also married to Mariel Cartwright.


Tyson Hesse first approached an editor of Archie Comics at one of the annual Comic Cons, presenting his fan comic, "Sonic's Big Fat Adventure." He was soon employed by the company to work on the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series.[1]



  • Sonic Mania:
    • Opening animation (art direction, storyboarding, producer)
    • Ending animation
    • Pre-order trailer

Cover artwork




  1. 1.0 1.1 Sonic Official - 23 - Hidden Things. YouTube. Sonic the Hedgehog (28 September 2017). Retrieved on 28 September 2017.

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Archie Comics staff members