Sonic the Hedgehog #42
Published: 10-96
Cover Art: Patrick Spaziante, Harvey Mercadoocasio

“In Every Kingdom There Must Exist a Little Chaos!”
Writer: Kent Taylor
Penciler: Art Mawhinney
Inker: Phil Sheeny
Letterer: Mindy Eisman
Colorist: Barry Grossman
Editor: Justin Freddy-Gabrie, Victor Gorelick
Editor-in-Chief: Richard Goldwater

Sonic and the Freedom Fighters are still looking for ways to help King Acorn return to normal, heading to the Lake of Rings to secure more power rings! But soon they encounter a friend turned traitor that could make things troublesome!

“Knuckles’ Quest!”
Writer: Ken Penders, Kent Taylor
Penciler: Art Mawhinney
Inker: Brian Thomas
Letterer: Mindy Eisman
Colorist: Barry Grossman

Knuckles begins his quest to find the Sword of Acorns, so Tails takes him to Downunda where they meet his grandfather, Athair, who has all the answers.