The official solicitation for the 33rd issue of IDW Sonic the Hedgehog:
Hold onto your chili dogs, Sonic fans! Long-time artist Evan Stanley takes over as writer with an action-packed, friendship-fueled new arc: “Chao Races and Badnik Bases!” The perfect jumping-on point for new readers!
The Metal Virus is gone, but things aren’t quite back to normal. Omega is damaged and his allies turn to Tails and Sonic for help. The only way to rebuild him is to trade parts with a mysterious chanpion Chao racer… but things aren’t what they seem.
Tentative release date: October 28, 2020
Writer: Evan Stanley
Artist: Jack Lawrence
Cover A: Evan Stanley
Cover B: Gigi Deutrix & Reggie Graham
Cover RI: Nathalie Fourdraine