Sonic the Hedgehog (TV series)

American animated television series

Sonic the Hedgehog is the name of a cartoon series, starring Sonic the Hedgehog. It is more popularly known as "SatAM Sonic", especially to distinguish itself from other similarly-named animated shows that also star Sonic.

Sonic the Hedgehog
Science fantasy
Based on
Directed byJohn Grusd (Pilot only)
Dick Sebast (Season 1)
Ron Myrick (Season 2)
Voices ofJaleel White
Charlie Adler
Christine Cavanaugh
Jim Cummings
Bradley Pierce
Rob Paulsen
Mark Ballou (Season 1)
Cam Brainard (Season 2)
Kath Soucie
Frank Welker
Theme music composerNoisy Neighbors
Michael Tavera
Opening theme"The Fastest Thing Alive" performed by Noisy Neighbors
Composer(s)Michael Tavera (Season 1)
Matt Muhoberac (Season 2)
John Zuker (Season 2)
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes26 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s)Andy Heyward
Robby London
Producer(s)John Grusd (Pilot only)
Dick Sebast (Season 1)
Ron Myrick (Season 2)
Len Janson (supervising producer)
Editor(s)Mark A. McNally
Sue Odjakjian
CK Horness
Running time20–22 minutes
Production company(s)DIC Productions L.P.[1]
Sega of America
Saerom Animation
Apolostefanisson Enterprises
Original networkABC (U.S.)
Italia 1 (Italy)
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseSeptember 18, 1993 (1993-09-18) –
December 3, 1994 (1994-12-03)
Related showsAdventures of Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic Underground

This series was made by DiC Entertainment, and originally ran on ABC from September 18, 1993 to June 3, 1995, and had a total of 26 episodes, at 13 episodes per season.

The show starred Sonic the Hedgehog, and the Knothole Freedom Fighters, a group of woodland animals united to fight the evil Doctor Robotnik, who has taken over the entire planet.


  1. Known as DIC Animation City during season 1