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Tyson Hesse is an American artist. He used to contribute to Archie Comics' Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs, and is currently contributing to IDW Publishing's Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. He has also animated for the opening cutscene and the pre-order trailer of Sonic Mania and has directed for Sonic Mania Adventures.


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]


Hesse is notable for his work in the The Amazing World of Gumball and Bravest Warriors comic series.




Cover artwork

Archie Comics

IDW Publishing

  • Sonic the Hedgehog:
    • #1 (cover A, second printing cover, cover RE (Diamond Retailer Summit), and cover RE (Dynamic Forces))
    • #2-#3 (cover A)
    • #4 (cover A, cover RI-B and SEGA Shop cover)


Archie Comics




  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
IDW Publishing staff members