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You better not disappoint! The last group I hired didn't last long against Sonic and Shadow!

Dr. Eggman, Sonic the Hedgehog #12

The Jackal Squad are a group mentioned in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series published by IDW Publishing. It is a mercenary group Dr. Eggman once hired.


The Jackal Squad was once hired by Dr. Eggman to fight his enemies. However, the group's members did not last long against Sonic the Hedgehog and Shadow the Hedgehog.[1]


  • The Jackal Squad is based on the group that debuted in Sonic Forces.
  • It was revealed by Ian Flynn that this team, along with Infinite, are not allowed to be used in the comic series.

See also


  1. Sonic the Hedgehog #12, "The Cost of the Battle for Angel Island"