|This character exists primarily or exclusively within the Pre-Super Genesis Wave continuity.|
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The Time Eater is a character in the Sonic the Hedgehog comic series and its spin-offs published by Archie Comics. It is the counterpart of the Time Eater from the In Another Time, In Another Place reality.
The Time Eater's appearance is mostly unknown. What is known is that it has sinister yellow eyes and is seemingly made up of purple and black smoke. It also has five-fingered arms with clawed fingers.
While Sonic was celebrating his birthday with his friends, the Time Eater appeared in a hole in the sky, crashing the party, where it opened Time Holes that sucked up Sonic's friends and scattered them across time. Though Sonic tried to attack it, the Time Eater easily knocked him out cold and finished by kidnapping Sonic's friends. Later on, Sonic found himself in a white void, where he set out to save his friends and stop the Time Eater.
Powers and abilities
The Time Eater possesses the ability to open portals that leads to different locations throughout time and space. It also has high physical strength, knocking Sonic unconscious with a single hit.