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