This article contains information about a canceled object. As a result, the content of the article may have been canceled or replaced by another subject.
Octopod is a badnik that was originally going to appear in the cancelled video game, Sonic X-treme, but was scrapped along with the game.
There was at some point a boss called "Octopod" for Sonic X-treme. It's unrelated to the enemy with the same enemy. This boss appears in the Sonic Mars incarnation of Sonic X-treme, as seen in some screenshots.