The Technique-Type is a character type that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series.
Mario & Sonic series
In Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the Technique Type is one of the four character types, alongside the Power, Speed and All-Around Types.
Team Sonic Racing
The Technique-Type was introduced in Team Sonic Racing, the other types being the Speed-Type and Power-Type. In this game, Technique-Type characters have nimble handling, high acceleration and steering, and can attract Rings. They can also drive on rough terrain such as grass or thin ice without losing speed to cut corners and take shortcuts. They are the only ones that can obtain Magenta Wisps from Item Boxes.
List of Technique-Type characters
- Chao (Dark Chao, Hero Chao, Neutral Chao and Omochao)
- Dr. Eggman
- Dr. Eggman Nega
- Espio the Chameleon
- Miles "Tails" Prower
- Rouge the Bat
- Silver the Hedgehog