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This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Post-Super Genesis Wave continuity.
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The Sandworm is a character who appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a Badnik Horde Commander built by Dr. Eggman.


The Sandworm led a Badnik Horde in the Arid Sands Zone to fight Sonic the Hedgehog, Antoine D'Coolette, Big the Cat and Chip. However, it would find itself fighting against Spike the Porcupine and Trevor Burrow the Mole, ultimately being destroyed by the latter.[1]

Powers and abilities

The Sandworm possesses a unique digging ability, along with super-strength due to its large size.



  1. Sonic the Hedgehog #278, "Face of the Enemy Part One: Friends In Need"
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