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This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Post-Super Genesis Wave continuity.
Information in this article may not be canonical to the storyline of the games or any other Sonic continuity.

Spinner is a type of robot which appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a series of badnik produced by the Eggman Empire, led by Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik.


Spinners are a bat-like badnik colored mostly purple with gold, white, gray, and blue lines throughout. It has blue colored eyes, and has blades on each side of it, colored blue, gray, and purple. Its robotic ears are colored white, gold, and purple.


Countdown to Chaos

StH 253 Spinner Blast

A horde of Spinners firing a blast at Rotor, from Sonic the Hedgehog #253.

A horde of Spinners ambushed Rotor the Walrus at the Mystic Ruins forest while he was finishing the last touches on the Sky Patrol. While he took on several of the robots, he was outnumbered, but luckily, Sonic the Hedgehog, Miles "Tails" Prower, Big the Cat, and Froggy were able to help destroy the remaining badniks.[1]

Shattered World Crisis

During the Shattered World Crisis, Spinners were sent out in the night to protect the base from intruders or Dark Gaia Creatures. During their patrol however, Sonic and Amy Rose destroyed them.[2]

Powers and abilities

Spinners have the ability to fly through the air at ease. They can also shot energy blasts powerful enough to destroy a gun turret on the Sky Patrol.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Sonic the Hedgehog #253 - "Countdown to Chaos - Part One: The Builder"
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog #264 - "Control - Part One: Breaking Point"
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