The Dark Type is a character type that appears in Sonic Runners.
As its name implies, Dark Type characters are affiliated with Team Dark. It was introduced in Sonic Runners with the inclusion of Rouge the Bat. Members of this type receive a 50% score bonus in gameplay while variants receive a 75% distance bonus.
List of Dark Type characters
- E-123 Omega is the only member of Team Dark not to be classified as a Dark Type.
- The Dark Type characters receiving Halloween costumes may be a reference to the antihero qualities Team Dark is renowned for.