This disfigured creature unofficially named Bootleg Sonic is an uglier version of Sonic the Hedgehog. The character made minor appearances in the SMG4 series.
His most major role was a guard dog in SM64: Super Mario RUN RUN RUN!, he was about to kill Mario but fell into lava, because he thought a onion ring was a gold ring. He also made cameos in SM64: ṩṩἔᾗмὄḋᾗᾄʀ 0 - Release the Retardness! and Mario VS Sonic: PRANK BATTLE.
- Bootleg Sonic's model originated from The Simpsons Game.
- Bootleg Sonic appears in the sixth level of the game, Enter the Cheatrix.
- In the first Hobo Bros Hobo Theatre video, Luke Gmod skin was Bootleg Sonic.