This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Pre-Super Genesis Wave continuity.
Information in this article may not be canonical to the storyline of the games or any other Sonic continuity.
For the version of this character after the Super Genesis Wave, see Shellcracker (Archie).

The Shellcracker is a character that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It was a fiddler crab-based Badnik variant created by Dr. Eggman during Operation: Clean Sweep.


A group of Shellcrackers were guarding the Metropolis Zone when Sonic successfully tried to get past them during his mission to get to the core of Dr. Eggman's base.[1]

Note: From this point, the Shellcrackers' history continues from their new life in the altered timeline.

See also


  1. Sonic the Hedgehog #229, "Genesis Part Four: Reset"

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