Appearances in other media
Dark red, yellow, silver
Turbo Spiker, later known in Japan as  Yadrin Jet (, ヤドリンジェット Yadorin Jetto ) ? is an enemy that appears in  . It is a mass-produced hermit crab-based Sonic the Hedgehog 3 Badnik model created by Dr. Robotnik.
Based on the hermit crab, the Turbo Spikers have dark red and yellow armor with large eyes on thin eyestalks on their head. They have a large spiky cone-like missile on their back and they move around using continuous tracks on each side of their body, which run between two wheels; one is small and one is bigger.
Turbo Spikers are found in
Hydrocity Zone, where they roll along the ground. When the player gets close, a Turbo Spiker turns back and fires its cone missile upward. After that, it retreats and moves back and forth. The player should not jump when the Turbo Spiker launches its missile, and only attack right after it is without it.
The player will take damage by
rolling into a Turbo Spiker when it has its cone missile attached to it. However, it becomes vulnerable after firing it, making it easy to defeat with any kind of move.
In other media
Sonic the Comic
A Turbo Spiker appeared in the
Fleetway's , as one of several Badniks about to be melted down by Sonic the Comic Doctor Ivo Robotnik as punishment for failing him.
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