- For the version of this object before the Super Genesis Wave, see Chili dog (Pre-Super Genesis Wave).
The chili dog is an object that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a food product consumed on Sonic's World, which is made and sold by several parties. It is perhaps best known as the favorite food of Sonic the Hedgehog.
As the name suggests, the chili dog is a generic name for a hot dog served in a bun and topped with some sort of meat sauce and a spicy substance known as chili.
- Note: From the readers point of view, this picks up from where the chili dog's original timeline ended.
With the Unified Army preparing to face Sigma, Sonic would prepare food for everyone in the form of chili dogs, much to Sally's dissatisfaction. Sonic and Chip would likewise grab a chili dog in Shamar while looking for Ehsan.
- Sonic the Hedgehog's fondness for chili dogs is something that has been a staple of Sonic's characterization in western territories, having been first established in the animated series, Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog. In the years since, the chili dog has been established as Sonic's favorite food in just about every Sonic-related media, eventually making its way into the games' canon as well.