Knuckles the Echidna coloring pages

Knuckles the Echidna coloring pages

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Knuckles the Echidna (Japanese: ナ ッ ク ル ズ ・ ザ ・ エ キ ド ゥ ナ, Hepburn: Nakkuruzu za Ekiduna) is a fictional character from Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series. He is a short-beaked anthropomorphic red echidna who is Sonic's former rival and best friend. Determined and serious, but sometimes gullible, he has the ability to glide and climb walls, and is a powerful fighter with spiked hands. He serves as the guardian of the Master Emerald, a huge gem that controls the entire Chaos Emerald of the series and is the last living member of his tribe, the Knuckles clan.

Knuckles is one of the most popular characters in the series, appearing in most of the games in the franchise, including the main series games and spin-off titles. The likeness of him has also often appeared in several pieces of Sonic the Hedgehog merchandise and has been the subject of numerous memes on the Internet.

While designing Sonic the Hedgehog 3, the development team wanted to create a new rival for Sonic. The final design of Knuckles was the result of dozens of possible designs inspired by numerous different animals. In collaboration between the Sonic Team and Sega of America's product marketing manager, Pamela Kelly, the final character of "Knuckles" was chosen. The emphasis of the character was to break through walls, with the original idea of ​​being a 'whirlwind' ability, rather than punching. Initially he must have had a Jamaican accent.

Knuckles was created by developer Takashi Yuda, who never wanted him to be anything other than a "supporting character". [12] Knuckles, who was named by Product Marketing Manager, Pamela Kelly, was introduced in Sonic the Hedgehog 3 as an "intimidator" due to his powerful abilities and physical strength. He was given a starring role in the next game, Sonic & Knuckles, where he made his first appearance as a playable character.