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Deo Volente is one of the long-living members of the race of fire ants on the Floating Island, and the grandfather of Archimedes that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series published by Archie Comics.
Deo has carried on the family tradition of mentoring and standing by the current guardian of Angel Island. Deo is 200+ years old, has blue eyes, wears a green beret, green boots, a green and white striped vest, gold-topped walking stick and sports a white beard. Deo was a close friend to Knuckles' seventh-generation grandfather Hawking.
- Deo Volente at Mobius Encyclopedia, the Archie Sonic wiki