This move exists primarily or exclusively within the Post-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 move before the Super Genesis Wave, see Sonic Spin.

The Spin Attack is a move that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is a technique used by several mobians where the user attacks as a concussive ball.


The Spin Attack involves the user curling into a concussive ball and bashing opponents with their body, often as a cutting disk. Typically, quills or something similar are required to cause extra amounts of damage.


Spin Dash

Main article: Spin Dash (Archie)

The Spin Dash is a variant of the Spin Attack where the user charges up their speed and blasts off at a target, leaving a colored trail behind them. It can be used for both battling opponents and simply travelling around at high speeds.

Spin Blade Ball Attack

The Spin Blade Ball Attack is a variant of the Spin Attack that is used exclusively by Antoine D'Coolette. The only notable difference between the Spin Blade Ball Attack and the Spin Attack is that Antoine keeps his sword outstretched while spinning.

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