|This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Pre-Super Genesis Wave continuity.|
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- Hawkhawk's character is based on Starhawk, aka Stakar Ogord, of Marvel Comics' Guardians of the Galaxy, upon which the Freedom Fighters of the Galaxy are based.
- Hawkhawk's real name, Staktartare, is a reference both to the name Stakar Ogord and the meat dish steak tartare.
- Hawkhawk is the only member of the team without a counterpart in the regular Sonic continuity.