Top 10 Greatest Sonic the Hedgehog Characters

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Shadow the Hedgehog
Shadow is better than Sonic in almost every respect because: 1. Sonic cannot fly, while Shadow can because of his shoes. 2. Sonic stated that he would never touch firearms, but Shadow will shoot someone without a second thought. 3. Sonic may be the fastest thing alive, but Shadow can go far faster using his shoes and Chaos Control. 4. Sonic will die eventually (although it may be a few centuries due to Sega's aging system), but Shadow is immortal. 5. Sonic may have been created first in real life, but in the games, Shadow was created around 34 years before Sonic was born, making Sonic the faker. 6. Sonic's friends are an underage fox and a gullible anteater, whereas Shadow's friends are a sexy spy/professional thief and an awesome destruction-loving robot. 7. Sonic's quills turn up when he goes super, but Shadow's are already so cool that they look the same both ways. 8. Sonic is not badass, and Shadow most certainly is. 9. While there is nothing wrong with liking Sonic, liking Shadow proves non-racism as he is black. 10. Shadow can perform Chaos Control with one emerald, while Sonic needs all seven. 11. Chaos Control is the only Chaos power Sonic can use, but Shadow has Chaos Control, Chaos Blast, Chaos Spear, Chaos Boost, and Chaos Lance. 12. Shadow is able to kill Sonic (even if he doesn't actually do it), as proven by Shadow killing Sonic in several endings to Shadow The Hedgehog. 13. Sure, Sonic can drive a transforming car, but Shadow has military-grade training in almost every vehicle you can think of. 14. The most endings to one of Sonic's games was two (Sonic CD), but Shadow is so awesome that he got 11 endings to his game, and 326 separate stories altogether. That's a lot of replay value. 15. Mephiles the Dark agrees that Shadow is more useful and powerful, as Mephiles tries to kill Sonic, but he wants Shadow to join him. 16. Shadow has gained the trust of a ROBOT created to keep him captive, which shouldn't be physically possible. 17. Sonic is fast and all, but Shadow has to wear rings that contain his true power so he doesn't destroy everything. 18. Sonic kissed a human, but Shadow (since Maria's death) has not shown romantic kindness to anyone. 19. Both of them died. Sonic came back because he was kissed. Shadow came back because he actually couldn't die. 20. Sonic's shadow just makes the ground darker, while Shadow's shadow is Mephiles (shadowception)! There are plenty more examples (especially if you count Sonic X), but my fingers hurt, so just think of any more yourself.
The reason why Shadow is cooler than Silver is that Silver fans try so hard to prove that Silver is cooler when the only thing Shadow fans have to say is that Shadow is ' Bad-ass. Enough' said. If Shadow could beat every other Sonic character Shadow would just kill everyone and who in the world wants that? Our world may be messed up but not THAT messed up. Oh and correction for you Silver Fans Silver: Last Hedgehog to fly, if he's from the future, then he wouldn't be the first one to fly. If Shadow's Actor's voice sucks, tell that to the actor. Plus that's probably just to either show how cool shadow is in comparison or to show how awesome shadow can be even with a bad voice I'm not sure because I haven't heard yet so I am just assuming. Another thing, Silver may be able to stop chaos power but Silver will never beat the Epicly Cool Awesomeness of Shadow.
I love shadow tour awesome I also agree that he is more superior than sonic because he has always been cooler than sonic even though sonic was created first!
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2Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic is super fast never loses and is super awesome. The only people who can compete are Shadow the hedgehog and Scourge the Hedgehog. Even though Scourge isn't in the television show doesn't mean he isn't sick. He has even defeated Sonic and Shadow multiple times.
Sonic is not only the greatest hero ever, he's also the sweetest, caring, and thoughtful hedgehog ever! He cares so much for his friends and to those he saves from danger, even if he met that person at least one time. Plus, I love his humor and cockiness XDD. I just don't understand why people favor Shadow more than the blue blur himself other than his attitude and weapons O. O? Don't get me wrong, Shadow's a great character and all, but Sonic'll always be the best, and fastest hedgehog around! <3
No one is a real sonic the hedgehog fan if they don't like Sonic. I mean come on he is the fastest character in the game so if he is facing knuckles he would beat him up in a second just like when emerl used sonic's moves to defeat Knuckles in the sonic x series. Sonic defeated Shadow many times in the games like in Sonic generations. Don't get me wrong. I like All the characters on this list but Sonic will always be the 1st in my mind. People are starting to like Shadow and Silver more than Sonic, So that's why I think they made Sonic the only playable character in Sonic Unleashed, Sonic Colors, and in Sonic generations and I think they should create a new gameplay for Sonic. So stop making Sonic look lame and boring and putting Shadow and Silver in the front.
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3Silver the Hedgehog
Silver is phenomenal character. First of all, his design is unique for a male hedgehog - he looks much different from Sonic and Shadow. Silver's character is also very uncertain yet righteous. He actually takes time to rethink his actions in Sonic '06 and is very introspective because of this. He certainly wants justice and will fight evil with a slightly cocky, condescending, brave facade over his sensitive, insecure, and lonely heart. Unfortunately, most people probably only took notice of this facade (e.G. "It's no use! ") and labeled poor Silver as a annoying character. But, Silver is also a good friend. He has truly developed a friendship with Blaze and would never want her to leave his side; he would probably sacrifice his own life for her even though he would fight his emotions to do so. Silver is also very uniquely gifted with the talent of telekinesis/psychokinesis which expresses his mental capabilities. Although Silver is naive, he seems like he could overcome this because Blaze trusts him. I believe he impacted Sonic '06 wonderfully and made it a more interesting game.

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SILVER IS NO DOUBT THE COOLEST AND THE BEST SONIC CHARACTER OF ALL TIME! I don't know why you guys hate silver so much you just want him dead, but seriously this hedgehog is from the future: THE FUTURE! AND I KNOW YOUR GONNA HATE ME FOR SAYING THIS BUT SILVER IS BETTER THAN SHADOW AND I CAN COMPARE THE REASONS WHY.
1. SILVER:1ST HEDGEHOG TO FLY
SHADOW:CANNOT FLY BUT HOVER
2. SILVER: HIS NEW VOICE ACTOR IS AMAZING
SHADOW:HIS NEW VOICE ACTOR SUCKS AND NEEDS IMPROVEMENT
3. SILVER WASN'T THE ONLY CHARACTER SLOW IN SONIC 06. ALMOST EVERY SONIC CHARACTER WAS SLOW IN THIS GAME INCLUDING SONIC, TAILS, KNUCKLES, BLAZE, AMY, ROUGE, AND EVEN SHADOW. THE ONLY CHARACTER THAT WASN'T SLOW IN THAT GAME WAS OMEGA.
4. SILVER'S TELEKINETIC ENERGY CAN STOP CHAOS ENERGY. SO IN OTHER WORDS SILVER CAN BEAT SHADOW IF SEGA KNEW ABOUT THAT IN THE 1ST PLACE.
SO SILVER IS MY NUMBER 1 FAVORITE CHARACTER. I don't HATE SHADOW. I JUST HATE SHADOW FANS KEEP TRASHING SILVER LIKE he's NOTHING.
ONE MORE THING IF THEY MADE A SILVER THE HEDGEHOG GAME THEN IT WOULD BE AMAZING! SILVER IS MY FAVORITE CHARACTER
Let me set the record straight to EVERYONE here. How is liking silver and shadow ruining sonic? We still love tails... We don't want him or knux to leave. Heck, even Amy has her place. But I just want to share a little story about my personal forties and the strongest sonic character yet. Silver.

1) shadow can NOT fly. Ever. Unless super. He can HOVER. Hence HOVER shoes.

2) shadow CAN'T go faster than sonic... He said so himself laugh out loud

3) if you think shadow is best cause of his disregard to human life and will kill willingly, you need to rethink your life. Silver only kills if he absolutely HAS to to save more. Even then he struggles to do so in his mind. Much more "human" of thinking.

4) all characters only need one chaos emerald to use chaos control... Did you even play SA2 shadow fans?

5) most of your arguments for shadow are silly and wrong/ignorant but I digress. This is about silver not how shadow fans are retarded...

In terms of strength, sonic is the weakest, shadow is next, and silver is top. Why? I'm a fan of all 3 so this is not biased...

The most powerful enemy sonic beat ALONE was perfect chaos. Every other enemy stronger he's had a lot of help. Since then he's gotten stronger.. Shadow beat black doom. That enemy is more powerful than chaos. Both of these required super transformations. Silver? He beat IBLIS. An immortal enemy that is vastly more powerful than previous stated enemies. He beats him numberous times. To better put this into perspective, silver beat a fully developed IBLIS pretty much single handedly. (Blaze can't help much due to fire vs fire) shadow and sonic had to team up to be a larva state iblis... Plus I'm sure knuckles, tails, and rouge helped... So who's really stronger? Silver beat sonic TWICE. That's twice more than shadow. How did shadow beat silver? Easy. Silver wasn't fighting to kill in that fight... He wasn't giving his all. Sure, shadow has plenty of chaos powers, the power without the rings, and chaos control... But how can he hit someone who FLIES as fast a sonic runs? Sure, stop time. Then what? Still can't hit silver. Shadow can teleport? So can silver WITHOUT an emerald laugh out loud I can go on but shadow fans and really sonic SERIES fans don't look at facts. It's "I like this character so he's strongest" I love 95% of the sonic GAME characters (Archie's comic characters suck) and I barely like silver more than some others... But alas, silver is my favorite and realistically the most powerful, most "human", most realistic personality, etc.

By the way, silver can catch any chaos spear or other power and throw it back. I mean he caught robot lasers in sonic '06 (which I love that game Idc what people say). And he's not slow at all... He was as fast as all others in that game and flying he's as fast as sonics sprint speed. so stop saying he's slow cause he's not. Remember when he faced sonic round 2? He shot energy, sonic dodged fast, then silver immediately caught him... Seems fast to me... Don't argue with the facts, silver is king here. (Let's not forget shadow is beat by a robot in the future [omega]) so yeah
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4Knuckles the Echidna
Knuckles has to be the best character going I mean in every game you play as him he has awesome powers, the ability to climb, glide, dig and has great fighting abilities, and you can't miss out the fact he looks so cool. I don't know if uve noticed but the major colours of most of the sonic characters is red and Knuckles is all red and the fact he looks awesome with his long dreadlocks and giant fists that look like boxing gloves but with spikes makes it even more cooler and he has the best looking shoes out of everyone. I mean come on he has mountain shoes with some kind of Lego piece on it that's just amazing. The only thing I'm mostly disappointed in I'd the fact he doesn't turn super in the new games its always Sonic, Shadow or Silver and that's now fair because Knuckles is just good enough to be Super too as he knows more about the Chaos Emeralds than anyone els as he guards the Master Emerald it's his duty to know more.
In the comic book, Knuckles is given more story than in the games. He has more responsibility, purpose, and mystery than Sonic does and even has a girlfriend. He's leader of the Chaotix, which I think is a good addition, has similar powers to Shadow, and is not the last of his kind, except in the games where he has none of that.
He's always been my favorite Sonic character. This guy is AWESOME! He stated out as an anti-hero in Sonic 3. One day Super Sonic was just flying around being all cool and stuff and BAM a red echidna named Knuckles hits Super Sonic so hard that it knocks the Chaos Emeralds out of him! Then Knuckles steals all of the emeralds! It's up to Sonic and Tails to get them back! Eventaully Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles realize they have one common enemy, Eggman. By this time, Sonic had gotten all of the emeralds back. Now Sonic and Knuckles team up! Sonic actually gives the emeralds to Knuckles so he can start collecting the Super Emeralds! These emeralds are much stronger than the Chaos Emeralds. Then Sonic gets the Super Emeralds and becomes HYPER SONIC! Sonic defeats Eggman and the world is saved! But that is besides the point. Remember the beginning Super Sonic is supposed to be invincible, BUT Knuckles hit Super Sonic SOOO HARD that it knocks the emeralds out of him! Knuckles is SUPER STRONG! You can't forget unlike Sonic he can glide! Also he can climb up walls! He even wears gloves that have SPIKES on them! The three hedgehogs may be awesome, but make way for Knuckles the Red Echidna!
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5Miles Tails Prower
really? Silver and Shadow are beating Tails in this? The commenter below is right, you are going to kill off an original, someone who has permanently made a positive mark in video games, just so you can see more furry 'SonAdow' or ShadIlver". You sonic fans blame Sega for sonics failure, when in fact it's the so called "fans" themselves doing the raping. I'll tell you what, try doing this poll by showing random people on the streets pictures of sonic characters, and tell me how may people know who shadow and silver are? nobody knows nor cares because they contribute nothing, but maybe that's why the games are going to crap, because sega sees stuff like this and thinks "oh, people love silver and shadow, lets do more stuff with them and throw out the old". Then you get *cough cough* shadow the hedgehog, THE GAME! what a great idea hahahahahaha!
And how is Being smart, mechanical, talented, brave, cute and unique NOT cool? Why do people hate Tails for that? It sure as hell beats Shadow and silvers ability to.. uhm... lemme think... uhm.. damn, its so hard to think of something they do that sonic already doesn't... OH WAIT, they're AWESOME RECOLORS! SOO much more badass than having an actual ability and use.

People knock Tails also for not being able to fight and he's weak, when... that REALLY doesn't seem to get in the way of him kicking ass.. plus he's 8 years old. I bet when everyone here was 8, they couldn't do anything for themselves, but yet Tails seems to be able to save the world and carry himself quite well.
TAILS ROCKS, this poll should be called 'the top ten TAILS characters"! RAH RAH RAH
1. In archie comic's "sonic the hedgehog issue 179" tails pretty much OWNED SONIC!
2. Tails has good connection to the chaos force and he's only a kid.
3. He was once sonic's sidekick but now he is a hero following his own path.
4. 1ST SONIC CHARACTER TO FLY!
5. He actually has the most fan girls in the sonic series
6. Maybe in the next few years when he is older I think he will be just as badass as shadow
5 reasons Tails is the best:
1. He learned to fly with his tails! (THAT IS AWESOME)
2. I think Sonic just helped Tails, but now, Tails is even better than Sonic
3. He was the 1st Sonic character to fly so that makes him even more awesomer (I know... Not a word) than he already is
4. He gets his own arc so I think that makes him awesome.
5. He is just plain AWESOME!
Got a problem on how we Tails fans love Tails? TOO BAD!
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6Blaze the Cat
It was really close between Blaze and Tails, but Blaze just barely wins. The fact that she initially starts out as a loner, yet eventually she learns about having friends in people like Cream, Marine, and especially Sonic really shows that she knows that she can trust others, even if she doesn't want it. This is due to the fact that she is the guardian of the Sol Emeralds, which are the polar opposite of the Chaos Emeralds. Having the power to control flames, as well as having a fear of heights show that Blaze has her strengths and weaknesses. This makes Blaze one of the most interesting characters in the Sonic series.

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Blaze is an interesting character to me, she has an interesting backround story and awesome skills. She's not helpless and is always ready to fight. Even know she's the cold type, she still cares much for her world, and - since she met Sonic - for her friends.
Sometimes she is quickly annoyed (like in Sonic Rush Adventure to Marine, in my opinion), but still polite and careful.
She's not a Mary Sue (I wonder why many people think so about her), because she also has her weaknesses (like the fear of heights and her weakness to make friends).
Just like Rouge, she just fights and doesen't just watch and cry. She kicks asses. :3
I like all of the Sonic female characters, everybody has it's own awesome skills. But Blaze... Well, she is placed 1st from all of the characters. :)

(I apologize for my English, I'm sure that there are some mistakes in my Grammar and spelling ^^')
Blaze is probably one of the most complex characters. Her powers are strong and quite unique compared to the other characters. She also has one of the deepest background characters (I think she'd be the runner up to Shadow). Being bullied as a child for being different, she has a story that a lot people can really latch onto and relate to, which makes her so likable. She is definitely the best character (and probably the most underrated of them).
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7Espio the Chameleon
Espio is EPIC!
How many ninjas are there in the games? I mean, he's a detective and a ninja! How much cooler can you GET?
Also, he is calm and mature beyond his years. Except for a few parts in Archie.
Espio is just so awesome even Chuck norris dosent wanna look at him, and he is the most awesome and they should make an Espio game.
The ninja chameleon is fast like Sonic and has ninja stars coming out the wazoo! He can make tornados and jump from wall to wall. BADASS.
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8Metal Sonic
Metal is fast, strong, and powerful. He has also fought Sonic and friends to a stand still. He is awesome! He is the best robot made by Eggman.
Totally agree even neo metal sonic is a great charecter in the games. Infact your correct on metal sonic becuase he is a great enemy almost apearing in a lot of games if I am correct
Metal sonic is amazing. He's the only invention of doctor robotnik who can actually defeat sonic. He rivals sonic speed, strength, and abilitys. He can copy his enemy's abilities and enhance them to use it against them. He can transform himself into numerous god like transformations
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9Rouge the Bat
Rouge, to me at least, is the best sonic character EVER CREATED! If Sega tried to make someone better than Rouge, they would miserably fail, because she is the BEST! There's everything to love about her: her looks, her personality, her overall sexiness, and obviously, her coolness. She deserves her rightful place in the top 3. Also, I think she's better than even SHADOW. Yup, I just said that.
She is by far the best female sonic character, she is beautifull, smart tough, strong, independent and she makes a pretty good spy she is way better than the other girls
Rouge is the best character EVER! With her sassy, flirtatious and voluptous attidtude makes her by far the best character.
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10Amy Rose
I agree with all of you saying that amy rose stands out. sure she is a little violent and sonic doesn't return her love but her attitude and persistence and leadership is what stands out from all the other sonic characters. I personally believe shadow and amy should be a couple because opposites DO attract of course ;) and shadow thinks she is just like maria in every way. but back to what I was saying, if sega wouldin't change her completely but just lighten up on her and make her more appealing, THEN we could get somewhere with her part as a sonic team member. MAYBE she could appear older in the games, MAYBE should catch someones eye (not just for a split second), MAYBE she could be less violent and more reasonable, and MAYBE just MAYBE Sonic could be more attracted to amy (also a sonamy fan either way is good). Amy Rose may not be the oldest, strongest, or most calm person ever but I think sega could benefit from having a little change in a popular female sonic character. I have been wanting someone to be boyfriend to amy but that time has yet to come. She keeps being depicted as an 'annoying whiny brat' which doesn't do her justice at all.
Amy Rose is the sweetest and beautifulest girl. She cares for Sonic a lot and want to even rescue him, if he is in trouble. She even cries for him by little problems. Amy is very funny and powerful with her cool hammer too. She want to help her friends and make them happy with her optimisn. She is so much in love with Sonic, that people can't understand, how they would feel themselves if the person run away and give hopeless things. Amy is a strong and wonderful girl as a main female character. Of course Sonic loves her tight in his heart.
Amy really stood out from all of the other characters to me. She has a striking personality and tons of determination. She may have been just a damsel in festered in Sonic CD but in Sonic Adventure she came back determined and strong. She deserves to be in the top 3 because she was the first female character EVER and is a classic! Go Amy Rose!
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The Contenders

11Doctor Ivo Robotnik
Without Eggman, the Sonic franchise is nothing. I mean come on he is a genius and his creations are way too epic. Without him there is no Death Egg, Metal Sonic, or any of the great enemies or bosses we have today. Sure he fails a lot, but that doesn't stop him. And he's hilarious when he's angry!
How can this guy NOT be more popular? It's moronic to even think. The doctor was created alongside Sonic. He's the cause of nearly every video game's events. Just because he isn't furry doesn't make him a poor character. Quite honestly, how in the bloody hell can a super transformation snag a place above the doctor? Or Metal Sonic?

He's the damn Eggman.
What other sonic character is smart enough to build weapons of mass destruction in only a few minutes and do this over and over again hence sonic 1-3 and the rest of the sonic games and don't get me started on how smart this guy is, seriously.
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12Vector the Crocodile
This music-loving, short-tempered crocodile with one of the most unique designs of the Sonic universe may seem to be solely after the money sometimes, but Vector has proven several times to be a real capable detective who will always help those in need for free. Thus, his detective agency is constantly short on money, but he is the only member of his team to worry about the rent and will take any job to pay off his debts. However, he is a generally optimistic and kind of childish character and enjoys hanging out out with his friend. He performs as the lead singer of his own band, which contains just the same members as his detective team, and believes to have a great singing voice, although it is rather destructive than enjoyable.
In my opinion, he has both an awesome design and an unique personality. Although the underdog of the franchise, he enjoys investigating way too much to give up his agency and gets behind secrets before anyone else does.
The only character to worry about bills and rents in the series! Also a really capable detective.
CROCODILES IS AMAZING! PLUS HE'S SUCH A COOL CHARACTER!
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13E-123 Omega
Honestly I found this character through mario and sonic at the olympic winter games. but he is an awesome ROBOT. (yes I know what he is) @:-D

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Most detailed robot EVER MADE!
He is funnyhe says my name omega

14Super Shadow

Super shadow rocks! He should at least be in the top 3!

Shadow rocks you guys should love shadow his powers are awesome. And those people who like sonic and silver change your mind


15Hyper Sonic
Hyper sonic is the best. Come on people, seriously?!
He has the ability to kill all enemies on screen can breathe underwater and travel at incredible speeds.
I cannot believe Chris Thorndike can beat one of the best characters in the entire series!
Hyper sonic is just amazing I am not a fan boy but he is just too cool for words.

16Jet the Hawk
He is the greatest although shadow silver and sonic are cool jet is awesome its a shame he is only in 3 games
Jet domination he is awesome no questions asked
No sweet name jet I will beet sonic and shadow in a race
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17Tails the Fox
He is Sonic's side kick. Tails is an 8 year old fox with equal speed to sonic's. He can fly with his two tails and is the smartest character in the whole series. He can use spin attacks just like Sonic and is very powerful even without his mechanical creations.
Holy crap the kid's up here twice. He's just THAT awesome! I mean come on, he's got like me fan girls than Sonic! And I don't say that because he's "cute" or whatever, I say that because of his personality. I mean, he's a genius! He built a plane. He flies faster than the speed of sound. He built a T.V. out of paperclips and reprogrammed a super computer out of dishwashing detergent and a toothpick, and didn't even need the detergent the second time! How can you people hate him! Tails for the win, Charlie Brown, Tails for the win.

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The flying fox had to be somewhere on the list. He is like the little brother everybody wanted but can't have because life hates you. He can use his tails to attack enemies... I ran out of things to say.
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18Cream the Rabbit
I LOVE CREAM! Oh and yeah you guys should like at least be voted for, ya know what I mean. Doesn't any other guys think she's cute as well? (DON'T THINK I'M GAY because I'm NOT! )
Another character who Sonic Fans think is just... There. Well, if you dare insult Cream you insult me! Ya hear me! 'Cause I have a voice like her!
She is only five and yet she can fly with her ears. Show me another rabbit that does that!
I love cream she is the BEST IN THE WORLD I WISH SHE WAS REAL LIFE
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19E-102 Gamma
Really guys! Come on gamma was programmed for mass destruction... Yet he made his own choices and decided to free the trapped animals in the other robots. He died just so the bird that was functioning him could be free with his family.

His death was the most heroic and human thing I've ever watched
The only thing in the Sonic series that made me cry was seeing Gamma's death. Beta, you have no soul, because your a robot.
Gamma is Boss! He betrayed his master and (SPOILER ALERT) Dies in a most depressing way. He really had a heart unlike those other robots...

20Honey the Cat
Honey is so cute! I think you should vote for her she deserves your vote.
Honey the cat, I loved honey!

21Chaos
Chaos is super amazing! He's the god of the Chao!
Chao's are so cute and adorable! There about the same size as Chip. They don't speak and that is so cute.
He's a sometimes villain, he lurks his own waterlike body and wreck the city!

22Mephiles
Mephiles is awesome and also I don't like sonic that much and he died because Mephiles. Mephiles is better than every other sonic character. Mephiles killed millions of people with iblis and he did it like the boss
He's awesome He's awesome He's awesome He's awesome
Mephiles is strong enough to kill sonic, unlike... Oh, I don't know... EVERYONE ELSE. And, let's face it, he's a way better villain than Eggman. He's got a dark past, too, and that adds to his character. Not to mention that he's an all-around bad@ss.
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23Big the Cat
Love Big! He's just so powerful when he wants 2 be!

24Mighty the Armadillo
Come on guys, Espio is my fave but Mighty needs some love! Show me the love SEGA! Put Mighty and Espio in Sonic Boom for me!
Mighty is one of my favorite Sonic characters. I hope he comes back in the new Sonic Boom.
You're right mighty shall come back for sonic boom! 00. Mighty rocks. 0
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25Super Silver
Super Silve is so cool it's a shame he has only appeared in the final boss battle of sonic next gen. I would like it if he appeared more in future Sega games.
I mean he can lift comets with his mind.
Super silver must be the 1
I really like silver and when he's super he's even more awoesome

26Mecha Sonic
Remember him from super mario bros z? He was so cool in that. Also he can fly and looks cool. But not just that he can blast people but best of all his super form is just so outstanding.
MONSTER? I'm NOT A MONSTER... I'm A GOD!
2nd most bad@ss robot made by dr eggman.

27Doctor Eggman
Although I HATE Eggman, without him, the Sonic franchise is nothing.
I loves me some scrambled eggs!
Come on major villain, enough said

28Tails Doll
I think he is kinda cute
He's so creepy, he's awesome!
He's a good idea to make you get creeper out
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29Orbot

30Tikal the Echidna
There is a lot of untapped potential for Tikal.
And she's kind and loving! I bet she has awesome secret powers!

31Cubot
Cubot is funny! Especially when he is a cowboy and a pirate!

32Super Tails

33Eggman Nega
This guy is funny as hell, just seeing him fail all the time makes me crack up and almost roll on the floor laughing hystericly, enough said.
Well, NONE of the sonic games would even exist without him. He is the main villain of the series. Enough said...

34Charmy Bee
He's is the funniest thing
Charmy is cute small lovable and super funny! He's a joker but that's one thing that makes him awesome!
He is fun in the sun so dance everyone.
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35Neo Metal Sonic
Why is he not higher on the list, seriously he is way better than metal sonic plus its next form is awesome.
"ALL LIVING THINGS KNEAL BEFORE YOUR MASTER! ". Enough said

36Nazo
Come on it took the last form of shadow and sonic combined just to take him out but if nazo had the chance he could of went to his strongest form and kill shadow and sonic!
Nazo is amazing he's way powerful than sonic and shadow the only way to defeat him is sonic and shadow turn into shadic. He's also mysterious from the sonic x trailer 3rd best character in my opinion 2nd is scourge and 1st is shadow
Nazo is awesome! He can change forms and if only he became friends with Sonic, Shadow and Silver, they would make a powerful team! Thank you Chakra X for making this a memorable video.
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37Scourge the Hedgehog
Scourge is really underrated. Just because he's not in the video games does NOT mean he's not important. He is probably more powerful than everyone and even beat sonic, shadow, and the whole gang all at the same time. Shadow is still my favorite but you gotta give props to scourge as he is extremely powerful and straight up just bad@ss. (Yes I'm a huge fan of the comics)
Scourge may be a show off but I still like him he's has red and black sunglasses, has 2 scars on his stomach and green and black shoes that just makes him so badass I would really like to see a Scourge video game featuring Shadow in it a story line Scourge vs Sonic I know who will win and the answer is... SCOURGE WOO!
He is tied with Sonic and Shadow for fasted person. He also has more swagger than everyone else. Plus he looks super cool with his shades. He has also spanked Sonic and Shadow.
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38Super Sonic
How has no one except me voted for super sonic. Come on he doesn't drop the rings and it makes him more powerful I like shadow but super sonic is the best.
Super sonic is beter than all like sonic
Super sonic is powerful! He has all 7 chaos emeralds! He's ultimate!
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39Captain Whisker

40Storm the Albatross
Has a easily likeable dopey personality

41Burning Blaze
She is gorgeous when she is in her super form (talking about Blaze of course)
SHE IS AMAZE DON'T YOU LOVE YOUR BURNING BLAZE. SHE IS THE GIRL WITH A SUPER FORM.

42Gerald Robotnik
Well, he isn't a very popular character. But think about. He created the amazing space colony and great plot mechanic also known as ARK. What else? He created the living definition of awesome, Shadow the hedgehog. On top of that, he is a genius. Too bad he tried to destroy the world...

43Marine the Raccoon
Marine is amazing and one day she will be playable!
So vote for her!
Marine is a cute 7 year old raccoon who should be in more sonic games!
I think marine should be playable!
Marine is my favorite character I hope she appears in sonic boom she is so cute.
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44Shadic
What sonic character that looks like sonic and shadow together Shadic of course

45Sally Acorn
Sadly, sally never got a game but she's my fave character. Sally is a dynamic character, love interest, and great leader she just got a bad rap because the comics ruined her (ken and karl made her unlikable and Ian Flynn made her miss perfect) but watch Satam she was bad@$$ and cool. She just never got the attention other characters did and now she stands as a hated character when she doesn't deserve it. So why don't you sonamy fantards look over your hate, think again about sally acorn.
Way better girl than Amy in my opinion.
SHe's an awesome character

46Emerl the Gizoid
Emerl is AWESOME in Sonic Battle he is your own character wich you can modify as you want. He appeared only in Sonic Battle and Sonic X and then he COMPLETELY DISAPPEARED! In Sonic Chronicles are involved loads of Gizoids (i think, I still didn't played that game) and HE STILL WASN'T THERE! Please SEGA Make him appear in more games! (P. S: forgive me if you spot some errors, I'm Italian after all :))
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Emerl really needs to be higher, I mean in Sonic X where he got beaten by Cream, that totally sucked but the Sonic Battle version of him was awesome. I mean come on, Emerl has got to be one of the more pwoerful robots in the Sonic series, right next to Metal Sonic. I mean Emerl can not only copy any move but when he gathers all the emeralds and becomes ULT Emerl he improves on the moves he has copied making far more powerful and faster versions of them. Emerl is among few of the bosses that Sonic didn't completely defeat, I mean the only reason Emerl was defeated was because he self destructed on his own accord. Even after his death he still lives on in Gemerl, who was reprogrammed back into Emerl's more peaceful state. Someone says "Ohh Shadow is the Ultimate lifeform. " Pfft please Emerl can surpass Shadow in speed and power any day, that goes double for Silver.

47Chip (Light Gaia)
In sonic unleashed after finale boss it's so cool at the end it's cool music one cut seem chip saved sonic in battle and made Gaia colosus with a rock temple chip also has a power a shield that protected sonic theirs a song called endless possibility the credit pictures are so beautiful and adorable. It's a cool character chip is if you beat dark Gaia again you can use super sonic and chip the
Chip is so adorable! Chip is practically in love with food and because he is so small, can sit on top of it. I want a Chip!
Chip has a physic necklace thing on him. The Gaia colossus punched dark Gaia in the face a lot of times in the final boss it's a really cool boss
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48Hyper Knuckles
Hyper knuckles is amazing because knuckles is the best character in the sonic series and this is his super form!
It is so awesome when he transformed because

49Black Doom
He may only appeared in Shadow the hedgehog but he's still a awesome villain his personality is very similar to Mephiles

50Ray the Flying Squirrel
If there's ever going to be sonic adventure 3 I would like to see him as a playable character. He is great character in archie comics.
He only appears in SegaSonic arcade and comics. I wish there are more games where you can play as him.
Deserves a lot more fans.
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51Charmy
I think Charmy is the CUTTEST little bee I have ever seen! I LOVE it when he acts all crazy and hiper, and I just can't ressist his ADORABLE little eyes! To me, Charmy is the CUTTEST character in all the sonic character's. (EVEN CUTTER THEN TAILS, CREAM, CHEESE, AMY, AND COSMO. ) And they are my other favorite characters BEHIND Charmy. Charmy bee is my number 1 FAVORITE character in sonic, and I'm not tring to be mean here but, if you doesn't think Charmy is cute, funny or even if you don't like him, you got problems. (BIG PROBLEMS! )
Charmy Bee is a hilarious character, and he's really cute too! He is friends with Espio and Vector and the three of them are detectives. He attacks enemies by using his stinger. I remember when I played Sonic Heroes for the first time as a kid, I chose team Chaotix (Espio, Charmy and Vector)and I'll never forget their team blast
Charmy is the coolest guy ever and team chaotix are the coolest team ever

52Julie-su the Echidna
Julie su is actually revealed to be Ishaima's wife!

53Fiona Fox
Yes yes yes fiona fox is a awesome character that dates scourge the hedgehog she in my eyes should be higher than mina hands down Just look at her brilliant Backstory
She betrays Sonic and goes with Scourge. And she was so mean to Tails.

54Manic the Hedgehog
Manic is all right but I think shadow and scourge are way better he may be hot but not really he's my 3rd fave sonic character 2nd is scourge and the best is shadow so in my opinion he's all right in the sonic underground episodes and quiet funny
Manic is so HOT! I wish he was real. HE's a theif and plays drums and is cooler than Sonic!
The best character outside the normal sonic canon by a long shot. Hell, he might be the best sonic character all together, his personality is extremely likeable.
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55Shade the Echidna
She's makes a good sonic character shame she only appeared on sonic chronicles the dark brotherhood and she's an echidna and mysterious
Shade has a lot of potential to become the most favorite female Sonic character along with Blaze, she may need some character remodeling but she could make It top 10 easily. She deserves another chance to be in a sonic video game!
I love shade why don't you people know her
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56Omega
Giant-ass robot appears in this list... Not surprisingly

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57Shard the Metal Sonic

58Sonia the Hedgehog
SONIA IS SONIC'S SISTER ALL YOU IDIOTIC PEOPLE!

59Mina Mongoose
She is the only person I know who sings
Mina is a singer

60Bark the Polarbear
Underrated, chill ass dude if you know what I mean.
Go fish bark, go fish!

61Vanilla the Rabbit

62Nack the Weasel
He sounds sorta kinda maybe french or british... Not like Marine though.
He reminds me of Shadow, just a bit more ill-tempered. But for what it matters, Shadow is obviously the best character.
This guy is really underrated. I would love to see him appear in another game after all this time.

63Bunnie Rabbot-D'Coolette
Not only is she half robot but she is still a bunnie she has what no other robot has a mind and a heart and love with in her
Even though bunnie is half robot, she is still a super nice and awesome character!
I like her, she is half robot.
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64Dark Sonic
DARK SONIC IS BOSS
Seriously Sega, where is our game/movie/ T.V. show/ whatever else you can put, where is Dark Sonic? He is the best transformation, ever! And I'm sorry, but Dark Spine Sonic was a poor replacement.
So dark version of sonic so amazing who cares for mephiles, shadow, scrouge and of those guys above discluding tails and knuckles all versions.
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65Cosmo the Seedrian
She cute with Tails

66Fang the Sniper

67Bokkun
Bokkun's a cute robot, but naughty

68Classic Sonic
Something about Classic Sonic that makes him stand out from modern Sonic is that this little preadolescent 'hog is basically the first character you saw in a Sonic game. He even appeared before Sonic 1, as an ornament in a driving game! This was when Sonic was huge (even though he's like 2 feet tall, but still! ) (Note-to-self: Make Sonic power-up which grows the user. That'd be cool. ), he helped Sega lift its blue feet, marketed blast processing, rivaled Bart Simpson as the coolest 10-year old of the 90's, and least we forget- But if someone tries to touch you in a place or in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable, that's NO GOOD! Truly the best, in my opinion, as without him, Sega would be stuck with Alex Kidd!
In 1991 - 1994, sonic the hedgehog then was a fun game 1,2,3 and knuckles good times, now he's not fun as he use to be, at least he made a huge return I sonic generations which was fun.
I have played Classic Sonic games on Sonic Mega Collection ever since I first got it for the PlayStation 2.

69Maria Robotnik
Everybody wants her to come back... Come on SEGA! We want Maria the hedgehog!
Oh my god, everybody loves this terrifiying heroine, who grew up as a hybrid! She is so different from humans, Maria is a very clumsy girl who has a big strength and has peaceful harmony between her people and humans!
Maria is awesome! She is one of the nicest characters and she cared so much about everyone!
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70Biolizard
Bio-lizzy, I am such a crazy cartoon robot lover...

71Nicole the Lynx
Disagree if you wish, personally I like the archie sonic comic characters.
She has a sexy voice

72Zeena

73Mammoth Mogul

74Cheese
Chao can be raised to be very very powerful and with cheese following cream he's gonna pick up some pretty badass moves
One of the main characters?

75Uncle Chuck

76Queen Aleena
IF IT WASN'T FOR THIS CHARACTER SONIC WOULDN'T BE ALIVE VOTE HIS MOM ALL YOU IDIOTS!

77Sleet
Sleet is so funny in the sonic underground episodes even funnier than dingo
Sorry I -1 I was doing it to queen allena

78Moto Bug

79E-101 Beta

80Sam Speed
Come on, people! He is the fastest human in the world! How can you not like him and his racing car' style! As a human, he can literally race with Sonic and Shadow, although he always lose... But still, he's still just a human, you can't compare him with some creatures from the other world or some genetically lab experiment.

81Tiara Boobowski
A sad forgotten and cancelled character.

82Eclipse the Darkling
He is so awesome, has a great character model and is Shadow's brother.

83Metal Knuckles
Metal knuckles is a BOSS f#€k yeah! :-)

84Scratch

85Grounder

86Elias Acorn

87Geoffrey St. John

88Dr. Finitevus

89Excalibur Sonic

90Excalibur Sonic

91Perfect Chaos

92Lord Ix

93Cosmo (Sonic X)

94Bean the Dynamite
Bean is one of the forgotten sonic characters he has bombs and in a sonic, shadow and silver show here's what happened

Rotor:Who loves bombs that much that they leave them lying around the place?
(Everyone looked at bean)
Bean:What?
Sonic:Let's automatically blame that duck who loves bombs
So funny

Another funny moment is that 2 characters burn people's houses down first charmy them bean but instead he blows up the house instead

95Zero the Wolf
Who the hell is zero
I don't think zero is the best. (Mephiles is) but zero can be pretty awesome at times. Again, zero is not the best character, but I still think he is cool.
Zero is just a fan character. But seriously.. just get him off the list. Not even a real character.

96The Wisps
They help sonic fight evil in sonic colors

97Maria!
I love maria! Even for shadow. Shadow and maria forever
Maria robotnik really is underrated. Many people overlook her. She must come back!

98Super Knuckles

99Wave the Swallow
I love Cream the Rabbit, but I can't go with any other, than Wave the Swallow... She's just so amazing, I just love her, and Wave's viocce is also very nice, especially in Sonic Riders Zero Gravity. Does anybody agree with me? Go Wave the Swallow!
Wave the Swallow is an awesome character. Her voice is cool too. Why the heck is she number 99?! Get her higher people! Plus, she's good with Jet!
I'm so much better than Tails
So Tails wish he was mean
Just like me
Because I'm the best
I'm the best
I'm the best!

- Wave the Swallow
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100Luigi
Um
Luigi is a mario character... Not a sonic.
Why is Luigi on this list? Get him off! He is a Mario character.
Referring to super smash bros brawl that has sonic in it
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