Sonic (Smash Bros. Ultimate)
All right! Our next adventure awaits us, so there's no time to waste! Yeah! We're SONIC HEROES!
~ Sonic the Hedgehog

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Oh! You're that Sonic from another dimension, aren't you!
~ Tails upon seeing Classic Sonic

~ Super Sonic

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Now Sonic can be Hyper Sonic
~ Message upon collecting all of the Super Emeralds

Heh! Let's do this!
~ Sonic upon transforming to Excalibur Sonic

Looks like you'll have to go back to the drawing board!
~ Dark Sonic to Dr. Eggman

Darkspine Sonic
If this is your world, then it's a world I don't wanna be a part of!
~ Darkspine Sonic to Alf Layla Wa Layla

You've really... gone and done it this time, Eggman.
~ Werehog Sonic to Dr. Eggman

I'll admit, I don't have a lot of finesse with this kind of power...
~ Ultra Sonic

Sonic the Hedgehog is the titular protagonist of the video game franchise of the same name. He previously fought Mario in the 13th and 100th episodes of Death Battle, Mario VS Sonic (2011) and Mario VS Sonic (2018), he also fought The Flash in an episode of One Minute Melee. He would later return in an April Fools episode of One Minute Melee against Goku and go up against Mario again in another episode of One Minute Melee.

Fanon Wiki Ideas So Far

As Sonic the Werehog

As Archie Sonic

As Dark Sonic

As Classic Sonic

As Composite Sonic

As Sonic (Sonic the Comic/Fleetway Comics)

As Sonic Boom Sonic

As Sonic from the Black Knight

As Sonic from the Secret Rings

As SatAM Sonic

As Sonic X

As 2020 Movie Sonic

As OVA Sonic

Sonic the Hedgehog (OVA) vs Sonic the Hedgehog (2020 film)

As Schoolhouse Sonic

Battles Royale

With Team Sonic Boom

With Amy

With Knuckles

With Shadow

With Shadow and Silver

With Tails

With Tails and Knuckles

With Mario

Battle Record

WARNING: The following tab will reveal the numbers of wins and losses for the following character. Read at your own risk.

Battle Record

  • Wins: 41
  • Losses: 20
  • Draws: 1

Possible Opponents

As Classic Sonic

As Archie Sonic

As Sonic Boom Sonic

With Tails

With Knuckles

With Shadow

With Amy Rose


When he was born, Sonic was a baby Prince who one day would rule Mobius along with his siblings Sonia and Manic, but Dr. Robotnik caused his mother to separate him, siblings and his mother from each other.

Death Battle Info (2011)


  • Height: 3'3"
  • Weight: 77 lbs.
  • Age: 16
  • Freedom Fighter
  • Top Speed: Unknown
    • Average of 765 mph
  • Figure 8 Technique

Attacks & Techniques

Fire Shield

  • Impervious to Fire & Heat
  • Fiery Makeup
  • Disintegrates in Water
  • Mid-Air Dash Attack

Lightning Shield

  • Impervious to Electricity
  • Electric Makeup
  • Disintegrates in Water
  • Magnetic Field
  • Mid-Air Jump

Bubble Shield

  • Can Breathe Underwater
  • Water and Air Makeup
  • Bounce Attack
  • Bouncing Can Increase Jump Height

Super Form

  • 1000% Power Increase
  • Automatic Flight
  • Unlimited Stamina
  • Invincible
  • Positive Energy Aura
  • Duration Based on a Time Limit

Death Battle Info (2018)


  • Height: 3'3" | 100 cm
  • Weight: 77 lb | 35 kg
  • Species: Hedgehog
  • Age: 15
  • Birthplace: Christmas Island
  • Plays guitar
  • Likes: Chili dogs, break dancing, McDonald's Happy Meals
  • Not a skilled swimmer

Abilities & Equipment

  • Spin Dash
  • Homing Attack
  • Insta-Shield
  • Light Speed Attack
  • Burrowing
  • Self-taught martial arts
  • Power Sneakers
  • Light Chip
  • Ancient Light
  • Flame Ring
  • Crystal Ring
  • Magic Gloves
  • Golden Gloves
  • Ring Time
  • Landmines
  • Enerbeam


  • Shields
    • Normal, Flame, Aqua, Thunder, Gold, Heat Barrier, Invincibility
  • Wisps
    • White Boosts, Cyan Laser, Ivory Lightning, Pink Spikes, Purple Frenzy, Red Burst, Violet Void, Yellow Drill, Crimson Eagle, Black Bomb, etc.
  • Chaos Emeralds
    • Used for Chaos Control & super form transformations

Super Forms

  • Super Sonic
    • New Powers: Nearly invulnerable, nearly light speed flight, improved strength regeneration, positive aura, Chaos Control, Arrow of Light
    • Requires gold rings to maintain
  • Hyper Sonic
    • Has all of Super Sonic's abilities
    • Totally invincible
    • Faster than light
    • Hyper Flash boosting attack


  • Outran a Cyan Wisp at Mach 209
  • Shattered a 46, 726, 976-ton stalactite
  • Resisted mental control from the Overmind & Dark Gaia
  • Survived re-entry & terminal velocity
  • Teleported the 15 mile wide Ark colony
  • Outran a black hole for 30 seconds
  • Defeated Eggman, Shadow, Emerl, Solaris, & Perfect Chaos

Death Battle Info (Fanon)

Note: This primarily covers Composite Sonic.


  • Species: Hedgehog
  • Height: 3' 3"
  • Weight: 77 lbs
  • Age: 15, 16 or 17 (inconsistent)
  • Fur: Blue
  • Eyes: Green
  • Occupation: Freedom Fighter.
  • Alias: The Blue Blur, The Fastest Thing Alive, Knight of the Wind, King Arthur (yes, really)


Multiple Canons

  • Can create tornadoes and blasts of wind strong enough to destroy robots. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]
  • Can create after-images. [6]
  • Runs fast enough to cut through steel and concrete.
  • Dodges laser fire frequently [7] [8]

Videogame Canon

  • Vibrates fast enough to heal himself. [9]
  • During Sonic Battle, fought Ultimate Emerl for at least ten rounds in under thirty seconds... and won.
    • Worth noting: Ultimate Emerl had the power of all seven Chaos Emeralds, the combined skill of that games' entire cast (Sonic included), and the leftover energy of a destroyed star.
  • Caught a Cyan Laser Wisp, considered an actual laser and capable of moving at light speed.
  • Can run fast enough to send cars flying on impact (without harming Sonic himself).
  • Can outrun meteors.

Archie Canon

  • Can dodge lightning bolts and run between raindrops.
  • Can vibrate through objects.
  • Once went fast enough to ball up water and throw it... all in .00000000001 of a millisecond.
  • Once went fast enough to tear through the dimensional fabric and travel the Cosmic Interstate by himself.
    • Distances and length in the Cosmic Interstate are measured in light years. As shown above, a mere fraction of the Cosmic Interstate has more than 148,000 light-years of size. Sonic traveled the entire Cosmic Interstate, got lost and returned all in one day (Sonic the Hedgehog Issue #11)
  • According to Sally Acorn, can go from 0 to 65 MPH in just .00000000001 seconds.
  • Can spin fast enough to make himself invisible.
  • Can dismantle robots and guns faster than the eye can see.
  • Disarmed Mega Man's Mega Buster faster than he could react.
    • Mega Man is fast enough to defeat Quick Man: who is described as being 'Faster than Lightning': which is 224,000 mph.
  • Disarms mines by running over them.
  • Can create tornadoes by spinning his arms fast enough.
  • Picked sand off his shoes, threw it and ran on it before it could fall. (Page 1, Page 2, Page 3.)
    • He did all of this whilst he was exhausted.
  • Ran around Mobius in four seconds.
  • Can turn sand into glass using speed.
  • Moves fast enough to melt asphalt.

Other Canons

  • Replaced Santa; who would need to move faster than light to deliver all his presents in one night (AoStH canon only).

Physicality/General Attributes


  • His fight with Metal Sonic caused a mountains-sized stalactite to be dislodged from a floating continent.
  • Traded blows with Knuckles, who can punch hard enough to trigger volcanic eruptions and create explosions large enough to be seen from outer space.
  • On par with Shadow, who can grapple evenly with one of Final Mova's heads.
  • Outmuscled a 550-ton giant robot.
  • Regularly smashes apart robots made of metal.
  • Can smash through steel and concrete.
  • Can leap several dozen stories into the air.
  • Caught a missile with one hand.
  • Kicked down several trees.
  • Can send cars flying by ramming into them.
  • Kicked Metal Sonic so hard into the ground that he created large fissures.


  • Survived atmospheric reentry multiple times.
  • Tanked hits from the likes of Knuckles: who can create earthquakes, make his punches explode, and can trigger volcanic eruptions.
  • Survived a psychokinetic attack from Silver.
  • Survived being beaten to near-death by a skyscraper-sized mech powered by six Chaos Emeralds.
  • Took a Chaos Spear to the back.
  • Survived being smashed through giant machines on a daily basis.
  • Survived Metal Robotnik's missile, which is large enough to engulf multiple buildings and severely damaged the mech. (Sonic OVA) [10]


  • Double Jump
  • Can dig through the ground (y'know... hedgehog).
  • Martial Artist.
    • The primary style is a combination of breakdancing and capoeira.
    • Has shown skill in boxing and judo.
    • Defeated Ultimate Emerl, who had the skill of Sonic Battle's entire cast.
    • Fought and defeated Segata Sanshiro.
  • Excels in swordsmanship.
    • Defeated Knights of the Round Table Lancelot, Gawain, and Percival in single combat.
    • Skilled fencer.
    • Prefers not to use weapons.
    • Defeated a dragon while in-training.
  • Can alter the hardness and softness of his quills.
    • In Sonic Heroes, he could cut through battleships without even moving at the speed of sound.
  • Quills can apparently sense danger (mentioned in Secret Rings).
  • Skilled Extreme Gear rider.
  • Can transfer speed into objects.
    • Can make a coal-carrying platform go faster just by standing on it.
  • Can use his speed to phase through objects, meaning intangibility.
  • Pseudo healing factor.
    • Vibrating his molecules fast enough will slowly heal him.
    • Healing ability increases when he collects more power rings.
    • Power rings as a whole restore some health.
  • Has a device that allows him to understand all languages, including those of alien origin.
  • Can walk on clouds.
  • Can breathe in space.
  • A damn good guitarist.


  • Spin Attack
  • Spin Dash
  • Super Peel-Out
  • Strike Dash
  • Figure Eight
  • Sonic Boost
  • Ground Pound
  • Homing Attack
  • Light Speed Dash
  • Light Speed Attack
  • Foot Sweep
    • Can generate small tornados
  • Sonic Wind
    • Creates a cyclone
  • Blue Tornado
  • Time Stop
    • Allow Sonic to stop time
    • A stronger variation named Time Break
  • Sonic Drive
  • Sonic Wave
    • Charges like a Spin Dash
    • Shoots a blast of concentrated energy
  • Speed Break
    • Engulfs Sonic in flames
  • Stomp
  • Kick
  • Soul Surge
    • Briefly, pushes Sonic's speed and power beyond their limit
  • Insta-Shield
  • Somersault Kick
    • Launches a wave of energy
    • Makes enemies dizzy


  • Landmines
    • Sonic Crackers
    • S. Air Crackers
    • Flash blue
    • Explode if stepped on or if another is deployed
  • Hammer
  • Shahra's Ring
    • Allows for magic
    • Can grant wishes
  • Swords
    • Clarent
    • Caliburn
      • Sacred
      • Excalibur is a more powerful variation
  • Magic Gloves
    • Allows him to perform Magic Hands, where he traps enemies in orbs and throws them away.


  • Cyclone
  • Speed Star
    • Can morph into plane and boat variants
  • Extreme Gear
  • All three vehicles allow for the usage of various weapons and items

Color Powers

  • Black Bomb: Allows Sonic to freely manipulate explosions
  • Blue Cube: Allows Sonic to create shockwaves
  • Crimson Eagle: Allows for true flight
  • Cyan Laser: Allows Sonic to become a laser and blast off
  • Green Hover: Allows for levitation
  • Gray Quake: Using this form, Sonic can go up walls and create shockwaves
  • Indigo Asteroid: Allows Sonic to levitate and manipulate gravitational fields around himself
  • Ivory Lightning: Allows for electrokinesis
  • Magenta Rythm: Allows Sonic to bounce on air
  • Orange Rocket: Allows Sonic to launch himself like a rocket
  • Pink Spikes: Allows Sonic to stick onto walls. Also grows deadly spikes.
  • Purple Frenzy: Turns Sonic into a chomper with suction breath and increasing mass
  • Red Burst: Allows for pyrokinesis and explosion manipulation
  • Violet Void: Turns Sonic into a literal black hole (although violet instead of black)
  • Yellow Drill: Turns Sonic into a drill, or, when in water, in a living torpedo
  • Final Color Blaster: Greatly enhances Sonic's attacks and/or shoots him forward into a rainbow beam


  • Shield allows for protection
    • Additional gray variation
  • Thunder Shield
    • Attracts rings
    • Provides total immunity for electric attacks
    • Allows for a double jump
  • Flame Shield
    • Engulfs Sonic in flames
    • Provides total immunity for fire attacks
    • Allows Sonic to stand in lava
    • Allows Sonic to shoot forwards in a burst
  • Aqua Shield
    • Allows Sonic to breathe underwater indefinitely
    • Allows him to bounce
  • Gold Shield
    • Allows Sonic to perform the Blast Attack, where he bursts forwards at high speeds

Chaos Powers

  • Chaos Control
    • Teleportation
    • Time Freezing


  • Super Sonic
    • Vastly increases all of Sonic's statistics
    • Nearly as fast as lightspeed (according to Smash Bros U)
    • Flight
    • Invulnerable
    • Powered by rings/stamina (which can run out over time, albeit a long time) and positive energy from others
    • Can purify negative energy
    • Energy Projection
    • Super Sonic Boost
      • Sonic surrounds himself in a yellow aura and boosts forward for either a boost in speed or to ram enemies
    • Arrow of Light
      • Sonic surrounds himself in a blue aura and boosts towards an opponent to smash into them
    • Bolt of Lightning
      • Sonic develops a blue aura around himself upon reaching a fast enough speed allowing him to perform a powerful ram attack
  • Hyper Sonic
    • Even more formidable than Super Sonic, increasing Sonic's statistics even further
    • Hyper Flash
      • Sonic shoots out a blast of light that hits everything in the area
  • Excalibur Sonic
    • Golden armor
    • Can extend swords
    • Expert swordfighter
    • True flight
  • Darkspine Sonic
    • Pyrokinesis
    • Soul manipulation and generation
    • Reality Warping
    • Levitation
    • Flight
  • Werehog Sonic
    • Superhuman strength
    • Double jump
    • Can extend and stretch his limps
    • Shield generation
  • Fleetway Super Sonic
    • Near-Invulnerability
    • Laser Beams from his eyes
    • Insanity
    • Faster and stronger than regular Super Sonic


  • A leader of The Freedom Fighters and Team Sonic; arguably the best fighter of these factions.
    • Has continuously defeated Doctor Eggman and his robot army.
      • Defeated hundreds of mechs and giant machines of various sizes.
    • Defeated several demons that threatened to destroy the planet including; Perfect Chaos, Final Hazard, Metal Overlord, Dark Gaia, and Time Eater.
    • Defeated Shadow, his physical equal at the time.
    • Defeated Metal Sonic, who is technically superior to Sonic in every way.
    • Survived a bout with Super Scourge, proceeding the beat him by exploiting his weakness.
  • Escaped Prison Island; one of the largest GUN barracks and naval bases in the world.
  • Was able to use Chaos Control; despite having no prior experience with the technique and using a counterfeit Chaos Emerald.
  • Conquered the lands of the Arabian Knights and King Arthur's Camelot.
  • Briefly outran and survived a black hole
  • Fought Mega Man, stomping him in the first round (though with a home-field advantage), and fought evenly with him in the second.
    • Note that Mega Man healed himself and had help from his animal friends in the second round.
  • Defeated Segata Sanshiro.
  • Survived multiple blows from a giant mech. [11]
  • Deals with Amy Rose on a regular basis.
  • Officially participated in 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016 Olympics.
  • Can easily fight while wing-walking.
  • AoStH Sonic shook off getting his foot crushed by a sledgehammer [12]
  • AoStH Sonic can leg press 100 tons and a metal safe

Weaknesses and Faults

  • His iconic speed has limitations.
    • Some characters (like E-99, Infinite, and arguably Metal Sonicand Shadow) are faster than Sonic.
    • Can be slowed down by various means including; glue, ice, being underwater, conveyor belts, severe gales or artificial wind (including fans), and heavy shoes (Sonic Labyrinth).
      • Can't swim.
        • Still has nightmares of Labyrinth Zone [13]
    • Can still tire out if he runs too fast or for too long. [14] [15]
  • Super Sonic can lose 10 of his rings if hit by a powerful attack. Even when this isn't the case; Super Sonic can still flinch and experience knockback, which wastes what little time he has in this transformation.
  • Since he's primarily a close-ranged combatant; he struggles against enemies who can protect themselves with spikes, electricity, or fire shields.
  • Some metals are too hard for Sonic to cut or break through. [16] [17]
  • Most transformations have a time limit.
  • Cocky and impatient.
    • Sonic was once kidnapped by one of these fanboys [19]


  • Got killed by Mephiles. (Was revived by Princess Elise's kiss; which is probably worse than death. This event was erased from history either way.)
  • Has been trapped by Eggman multiple times (Sonic the OVA movie, Sonic Adventure 2, Sonic Unleashed).
  • Has been defeated by Shadow, Silver and Metal Sonic the Hedgehogs.
  • Got arrested by GUN twice; for being mistaken for Shadow (despite the obvious color difference)



  • In the 2018 remake of Mario vs. Sonic, Sonic's Top Speed, in his base form, was calculated to be 200,000,000MPH.
  • As referenced in the Sonic Mania Trailer; Sonic's beta design had him as a rabbit with ears that can grab onto things. The rabbit's name was 'Feel'. Sonic's prototype name (as his hedgehog design) was Needlemouse.
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