BumbleKast Q&A – July 26th, 2021


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Your hosts:

  • Ian “BumbleKing” Flynn – Head writer of Sonic the Hedgehog comics for IDW Publishing and Mega Man for Archie Comics, Narrative Director for Rivals of Aether, writing for Archie, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and more
  • Kyle “KyleJCrb” Crouse – Founder & Administrator of the KNGI Network, host of the Nitro Game Injection video game music podcast

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There have been so many memorable boss battles in the Sonic series over the last 30 years, but I was wondering what your personal favourites are? Classic, modern, end of zone, super Sonic end game epics… all are on the table here.

If you could choose a way for Clutch to be defeated, what would you think would be justifiable from what he’s done so far?

I’m not sure if this is too on par in terms of what you already know from the last mighty question in the podcast but, I was curious what knuckles and mighty’s dynamic is considering mania and idw

Diane W.
I know what you did with Thrash was not your intended plans due to outside forces but do you think that Zonic or the other Zone Cops should’ve stepped in and arrested Thrash for his crimes against the entire echidna race, and have him imprisoned in the No Zone Jail and be separated from his sisters for the rest of his life?

Speed Weed

If you were to be given a chance to try your hand at injecting a bit of extra world building to Hollow Knight…what would you want to see expanded upon the most?

In Lost World, Master Zik mentions that they’d much rather be tending their garden… so uh, what sort of things do ya think he’s growing in there?

Scurvy Piratehog (Kofi)
What the heck would a romance with Sticks the Badger be like?

Fionan M.
[Are there two Central Cities between the two worlds? Is Green Hill Zone on the mainland now?]

Andrew D.
[What is Ray’s canon height/age?]

Dove (Kofi)
Have there ever been plans for such a villain [“vampires”] that you know of? If not, would it be something you’d like to write?

Is there a possibility that there will be a comic where “certain” retcons in a certain series are addressed and the plot holes created by them are filled in. When the story it is run through a “certain group of people” it could provide some insightful feedback for “someone”to bring to a “certain”fandom Someway. dose this count as a fan idea I tried to make it a vague as possible so it dose not count.

A crossover between Metroid: Other M… and Other M?

Question for Kyle: In light of Sonics recent anniversary concert, other gaming companies want to do an hour-long orchestrated concert of their video game music, and they’re letting you pick! What gaming series do you choose to do a symphonic arrangement for?

Dragons’ Den of Variety
If you were to pick one Sonic cartoon to reboot and write for which cartoon would it be and why?

Let’s come up with a hypothetical situation, where Sally was to be written into a relationship with Shade the Echidna, how well would you be able to adapt that into story form and how would you build up to that moment within said story…?

Aaron M.
how old is the character Lanolin the sheep of the sonic idw comics suppose to be?

Xeric Studios
During the 2 issues they were in, Augutus had no dialouge despite talking in the teams original appearance. Any particular reason why?

Ivan F.
Can you tell which parts do you consider necessary and which do you cut [in Tales of Aether #1]?

Vlad C.
Ian, what were the main differences between writing Archie’s Mega Drive and IDW’s Classic comic?

Bumblekast, who do you think wins in a free for all fight between Sonic and Shadow and Espio?

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