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This move exists primarily or exclusively within the Pre-Super Genesis Wave continuity.
Information in this article may not be canonical to the storyline of the games or any other Sonic continuity.
For the version of this move after the Super Genesis Wave, see Spin Attack (Archie).

Quotation1.svg Nothing can stop that Sonic Spin! Quotation2.svg
Miles "Tails" Prower, Sonic the Hedgehog #200

The Sonic Spin[1][2] is a move that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a technique used by several mobians where the user attacks as a concussive ball.


The Sonic Spin involves the user curling into a concussive ball and bashing opponents with their body, often as a cutting disk. Often used by hedgehogs or hedgehog-like beings, the attack often requires for the user to utilize their quills or something similar to cause extra damage.


Rolling Combo

The Rolling Combo is a combination move exclusive to Sonic and Tails. When performing this move, Sonic and Tails join two Sonic Spins together to form a larger and more powerful version of the Sonic Spin.

Spin Dash

The Spin Dash is a variant of the Sonic Spin where the user charges up their speed and blasts off at a target. It can be used for both battling opponents and simply travelling around at high speeds.

See also


  1. Sonic the Hedgehog #0, "Don't Cry For Me Mobius!"
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog #200, "Turn About Is Fair Play"
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