Knuckles the Echidna (ナックルズ・ザ・エキドゥナ Nakkurusu za Ekiduna) is one of the main characters in the anime series Sonic X and its comic series published by Archie Comics. He is an anthropomorphic echidna, famous as a treasure hunter and a master of martial arts.
Powers and Stats
Name: Knuckles the Echidna
Origin: Sonic X
Classification: Anthropomorphic Echidna, Guardian of the Master Emerald, Treasure Hunter
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Rage Power, Enhanced Senses, Extrasensory Perception (Can sense Chaos Energy), Self-Sustenance (Type 1), Expert Hand-to-Hand Combatant, Weapon Mastery (With Shovel Claws), Can glide through the air and tunnel through the ground at high speeds, Limited Earth Manipulation, Surface Scaling, Explosion Inducement, Non-Physical Interaction, Chaos Energy Manipulation (Which can grant Time Stop and Teleportation), Resistance to Extreme Cold, Cosmic Radiations and Electricity
Lifting Strength: Class K (Casually flung Mongroun which weighs 20.050 tons. Roughly equal to Sonic. Contended with Yellow Zelkova, who tossed the Blue Typhoon)
Striking Strength: Island Class (Can damage Sonic and Shadow with his strikes)
Durability: At least Island level (Was completely unhurt by the previously mentioned explosion. Has withstood beatings from those far stronger than himself)
Stamina: Very high (Can take large amounts of punishments and keep fighting)
Range: Standard melee range. Tens of kilometers with explosions and abilities.
Standard Equipment: Shovel Claws, can also carry the Chaos Emeralds or Master Emerald
Intelligence: Being a master martial artist, Knuckles is an excellent combatant with years of experience fighting against powerful and diverse opponents. He has shown to be able to fight the likes of Sonic and Rouge to a standstill, and single-handedly defeat a Metarex commander.
Weaknesses: Knuckles has a short temper and is somewhat naive (has been tricked by Dr. Eggman several times).