- For the version of this character after the Super Genesis Wave, see Slicer (Archie).
The Slicer (created 3235) is a character that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a praying mantis-based Badnik variant created by Dr. Ivo Robotnik and a part of the Classic Badniks line.
A Slicer first appeared as part of a team of Badniks to break up the apparent wedding of Sonic the Hedgehog and Sally Acorn. Despite its weapons, it was defeated along with its fellow Badniks, and the wedding was revealed to have been part of a play.
During Operation: Clean Sweep where the Slicers were created by and serving under Dr. Eggman, a group of Slicers were guarding the Metropolis Zone. Sonic across this group during his mission to get to the core of Eggman's base.
- Note: From this point, the Slicers' history continues from their new life in the altered timeline.
- The Slicer is based on the enemy of the same name which debuted in Sonic the Hedgehog 2 where it was found in the Metropolis Zone.
- The design of the Slicers that appeared during Genesis in Sonic the Hedgehog #229 resembled the Slicers' from Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I.