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{{Character
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{{Infobox transformation
|image = [[File:Vector Man Profile.jpg|200px]]
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|title = Vector Man
|creator = [[Doctor Eggman]] and [[Doctor Wily]]
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|image = Vector Man Profile.png
|species = Robot
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|caption = Vector Man, from [[Archie Sonic Universe Issue 52|''Sonic Universe'' #52]]
|gender = None but designed as Male
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|first = [[Archie Sonic Universe Issue 52|''Sonic Universe'' #52]]
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|original = [[Vector the Crocodile (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Vector the Crocodile]]
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|cause = [[Roboticization (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Roboticization]]
 
|color scheme = Green
 
|color scheme = Green
|eye color = Yellow
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|eye color = Goldenrod
|alignment = Evil
 
 
|moves = [[Acoustic Blaster]]
 
|moves = [[Acoustic Blaster]]
|first = [[Archie Sonic Universe Issue 52|''Sonic Universe'' #52]]}}
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}}
'''Vector Man''' is a roboticized version of [[Vector the Crocodile (Archie)|Vector the Crocodile]] that appears exclusively in the ''[[Sonic & Mega Man: Worlds Collide]]'' comic crossover event.
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'''Vector Man''' is a roboticized version of [[Vector the Crocodile (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Vector the Crocodile]] that appears exclusively in the ''[[Sonic & Mega Man: Worlds Collide]]'' comic crossover event.
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==History==
 
==History==
===Transformations===
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===Transformation===
While attempting to locate the missing [[Miles "Tails" Prower (Archie)|Tails]], [[Knuckles the Echidna (Archie)|Knuckles]], and [[Amy Rose (Archie)|Amy]] at [[Sonic the Hedgehog (Archie)|Sonic the Hedgehog]]'s request, Vector and his two teammates in the [[Chaotix (Archie)|Chaotix]]- [[Espio the Chameleon (Archie)|Espio]] and [[Charmy Bee (Archie)|Charmy]]-were captured by [[Copy Robot|Copybot]]. Taken to [[Dr. Eggman (Archie)|Dr. Eggman]] and [[Dr. Wily]], they were added to the ranks of the [[Roboticized Masters]], with Vector becoming Vector Man. Along with the other Roboticized Masters, he challenged Sonic and [[Mega Man]]'s team of heroes as they were attempting to rescue [[Dr. Light]]. The transformed trio ended up being the only three Masters who remained behind to fight Sonic while the rest of their teammates pursued Mega Man's fleeing brother [[Proto Man]]. Vector Man proved a powerful opponent, seizing Sonic in his powerful grip, but was the first to be restored to normal by Mega Man's modified Mega Buster, known as the [[Spin Dash Blast]].
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While attempting to locate the missing [[Miles "Tails" Prower (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Tails]], [[Knuckles the Echidna (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Knuckles]], and [[Amy Rose (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Amy]] at [[Sonic the Hedgehog (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Sonic the Hedgehog]]'s request, Vector and his two teammates in the [[Chaotix (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Chaotix]]- [[Espio the Chameleon (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Espio]] and [[Charmy Bee (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Charmy]]-were captured by [[Copy Robot|Copybot]]. Taken to [[Doctor Eggman (Pre-Super Genesis Wave)|Dr. Eggman]] and [[Dr. Wily]], they were added to the ranks of the [[Roboticized Masters]], with Vector becoming Vector Man. Along with the other Roboticized Masters, he challenged Sonic and [[Mega Man]]'s team of heroes as they were attempting to rescue [[Dr. Light]]. The transformed trio ended up being the only three Masters who remained behind to fight Sonic while the rest of their teammates pursued Mega Man's fleeing brother [[Proto Man]]. Vector Man proved a powerful opponent, seizing Sonic in his powerful grip, but was the first to be restored to normal by Mega Man's modified Mega Buster, known as the [[Sonic Shot]].
   
==Abilities==
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==Powers and abilities==
 
Possessing strength equal-or perhaps superior-to his organic self, Vector Man is an incredibly powerful Robian. His most potent weapon is derived from Vector's walkman: a powerful sound-based cannon known as the [[Acoustic Blaster]]. However, like all the Roboticized Masters, he is vulnerable to the combined abilities of Sonic and Mega Man.
 
Possessing strength equal-or perhaps superior-to his organic self, Vector Man is an incredibly powerful Robian. His most potent weapon is derived from Vector's walkman: a powerful sound-based cannon known as the [[Acoustic Blaster]]. However, like all the Roboticized Masters, he is vulnerable to the combined abilities of Sonic and Mega Man.
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*Vector Man shares his name with Vectorman, the protagonist of a [[Sega Genesis]] video game series of the same name. The Vectorman character is a robot who in his games attempts to clean up toxic waste on a futuristic Earth. In [[Archie Sonic the Hedgehog Issue 249|StH #249]], Sonic made a further nod to this by noting that the name "Vector Man" made him think of a trash collector.
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*Vector Man shares his name with Vectorman, the protagonist of a [[Sega Genesis]] video game series of the same name. The Vectorman character is a robot who in his games attempts to clean up toxic waste on a futuristic Earth. In [[Archie Sonic the Hedgehog Issue 249|''Sonic the Hedgehog'' #249]], Sonic made a further nod to this by noting that the name "Vector Man" made him think of a trash collector.
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**[[Ian Flynn]] had intended a joke towards Vector Man where Sonic likening him to [[w:c:megaman:Wheel Gator|Wheel Gator]], one of the Maverick bosses from ''[[w:c:megaman:Mega Man X2|Mega Man X2]]'', but could not fit the reference in and dismissed it in favor of the Vectorman reference.<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.bumbleking.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=341671 |archiveurl=https://web.archive.org/web/20150718081012/http://www.bumbleking.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=341671#p341671 |archivedate=18 July 2015 |title=STH#249 - Spoilers & Discussion (WWC 6/12) |author=[[Ian Flynn]] |publisher=BumbleKing Comics |date=31 May 2013 }}</ref>
==Gallery==
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*Where most other Roboticized Masters have circular designs where their ears would be, Vector Man's are rectangular, this is because of Vector's rectangular headphones
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File:Stuff 003.JPG
 
File:Chaotix Men.png
 
File:Vectorman.PNG
 
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==References==
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{{Reflist}}
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{{Transformations}}
 
{{Worlds Collide}}
 
{{Worlds Collide}}
 
[[Category:Roboticized Masters]]
 
[[Category:Roboticized Masters]]
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[[Category:Sonic & Mega Man: Worlds Collide]]
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[[Category:Robians]]

Latest revision as of 11:35, April 25, 2019

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This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Archie Comics continuity.
Information in this article may not be canonical to the storyline of the games or any other Sonic continuity.

Vector Man is a roboticized version of Vector the Crocodile that appears exclusively in the Sonic & Mega Man: Worlds Collide comic crossover event.

HistoryEdit

TransformationEdit

While attempting to locate the missing Tails, Knuckles, and Amy at Sonic the Hedgehog's request, Vector and his two teammates in the ChaotixEspio and Charmy-were captured by Copybot. Taken to Dr. Eggman and Dr. Wily, they were added to the ranks of the Roboticized Masters, with Vector becoming Vector Man. Along with the other Roboticized Masters, he challenged Sonic and Mega Man's team of heroes as they were attempting to rescue Dr. Light. The transformed trio ended up being the only three Masters who remained behind to fight Sonic while the rest of their teammates pursued Mega Man's fleeing brother Proto Man. Vector Man proved a powerful opponent, seizing Sonic in his powerful grip, but was the first to be restored to normal by Mega Man's modified Mega Buster, known as the Sonic Shot.

Powers and abilitiesEdit

Possessing strength equal-or perhaps superior-to his organic self, Vector Man is an incredibly powerful Robian. His most potent weapon is derived from Vector's walkman: a powerful sound-based cannon known as the Acoustic Blaster. However, like all the Roboticized Masters, he is vulnerable to the combined abilities of Sonic and Mega Man.

TriviaEdit

  • Vector Man shares his name with Vectorman, the protagonist of a Sega Genesis video game series of the same name. The Vectorman character is a robot who in his games attempts to clean up toxic waste on a futuristic Earth. In Sonic the Hedgehog #249, Sonic made a further nod to this by noting that the name "Vector Man" made him think of a trash collector.
    • Ian Flynn had intended a joke towards Vector Man where Sonic likening him to Wheel Gator, one of the Maverick bosses from Mega Man X2, but could not fit the reference in and dismissed it in favor of the Vectorman reference.[1]
  • Where most other Roboticized Masters have circular designs where their ears would be, Vector Man's are rectangular, this is because of Vector's rectangular headphones

ReferencesEdit

  1. Ian Flynn (31 May 2013). STH#249 - Spoilers & Discussion (WWC 6/12). BumbleKing Comics. Archived from the original on 18 July 2015.
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