Turbo Spiker artwork from
. Sonic the Hedgehog 3
Turbo Spiker, later known in Japan as Yadrin Jet (, ヤドリンジェット Yadorinjetto ) ? [ is a hermit crab-type ] citation needed Badnik model created by Dr. Robotnik, which appears at Hydrocity Zone in and Sonic the Hedgehog 3 . Turbo Spiker appears to be a synthesis of two previous Badniks: Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles Spikder from the original and Sonic the Hedgehog Spiker from .
Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Turbo Spiker will move back and forth waiting for the player to approach. If the player approaches it, Turbo Spiker will fire its spike rocket upwards, making it difficult should the player attempt to destroy it from above. It then becomes vulnerable and easy to destroy.
Appearances in other media
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.
Its alternate Japanese name, Yadrin Jet, is derived from the Japanese word for hermit crab, Yadokari.
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