The Cluckoid is a character that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series. It is a rooster-based Badnik model created by Dr. Eggman, and the counterpart of the Cluckoid from an alternate dimension set in the recent past.
Based on roosters, Cluckoids look like real-life weathercocks. They also possess white armor with with an orange wattle and comb each. Additionally, they have a pair of engines resembling wings.
In Sonic Mania, and its expansion Sonic Mania Plus, a lone Cluckoid appear on a television screen in Studiopolis Zone Act 2, during the Weather Globe boss fight. Throughout the battle, it will act like a weather forecast, during which the Cluckoid will warn the player of which attack is coming up next for the boss.