The Spin Attack is one of the most used and most well-known attacks in the entire Sonic the Hedgehog universe. The user curls into a fetal position and spins rapidly, becoming able to destroy objects in their way or attack an enemy or rival. It can either be used along the ground or in the air. Most characters jump whilst using the Spin Attack.


Official Sonic Characters

Fan Characters

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The Spin Attack was the first ever move to be performed in the entire Sonic the Hedgehog universe, as it was Sonic's only move in Sonic the Hedgehog (1991). Many characters, both official and fan made, have henceforth used the Spin Attack as one of their main attacks, and some even have their own variants.

Significant Variants

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Weak Points and Drawbacks

There is no major drawback to the Spin Attack, however it is so common and so basic that there is nothing really special about it either.

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