Dr. Eggman used this opportunity to re-establish a global empire. (KtE: #25), Moritori Rex leads the Dark Legion attack on Echidnaopolis, Following the death of Menniker, the Dark Legion was lead by his son, Moritori Rex. A waitress, a hobo and a bank robber get mixed up at a lonely diner in the desert. The two factions became engaged in civil war, leaving the free Echidnas easy pray for the Dingoes and defended only by Locke. These crafts are typically capable of carrying up to 5 passengers. They can be roughly translated into categories however. The Mechanauts have not been seen since Knuckles' initial encounter with the Dark Legion, although they were present during the time Dimitri temporarily reformed Nekronopolis and his citadel into a full city and not just a lone tower. They appear to have limited weapons themselves however, usually relying on their passengers to shoot. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Directed by Archie Mayo, Michael Curtiz. The lives of a young man and woman, an infamous gangster and a group of street kids converge one day in a volatile New York City slum. One of the Overlanders launched the missile, but Aaron leaped on and began to disable it. He was the first person to bring the imminent threat of the Dark Legion to public attention. The Orb Keeper is like the King in chess: the game is over if he dies. It was a technocratic organization formed by Dimitri's son Menniker after the echidnas' society on Angel Island renounced technology. As such, all natural resources had been stripped away and used up millennia before the arrival of the Primarch Horus Lupe… While originally the organization was continually hostile towards their other Echidna brethren, recently they had acted as the protectors of the surviving Echidnas on Angel Island from the Dr. Eggman-backed Dingoes. This was only a temporary solution, and Finitevus promised to use the Master Emerald to restore Dimitri to his Enerjak form. Dr. Eggman | Hard-Boiled Heavies (Heavy King) | Metal Sonic, Sonic Boom , During Luger's tenure as Grandmaster, the Dark Legion again managed to escape from the Twilight Zone, this time on two separate occasions. Sonic Comic Villains | The Mechanauts have not been seen since Knuckles' initial encounter with the Dark Legion, although they were present during the time Dimitri temporarily reformed Nekronopolis and his citadel into a full city and not just a lone tower. Thrash the Tasmanian Devil arrived a short while after this and banished the Echidnas of the Dark Egg legion to the Twilight Cage. The Dark Legion also imploys heavy tanks, which use powerful energy blasts. Later on, however, Dimitri apparently wished to reunify the Echidna people, and attempted to establish peace between the Legion and the people of Echidnaopolis. Agents Conjurors can summon Units. Although the Dark Legion's invasion was pushed back, Moritori's attack turned out to be a means to wound Tobor and himself so that Hawking would accidentally rescue him. Some Legionnaires go so far as to have the vast majority of themself replaced with mechanical limbs and parts, such as Xenin. However, when Dimitri became the third Enerjak, he reprogrammed them into war machines with the intent of forcing his will upon the beings the Mechanauts had been intended to serve. Each figure type has unique abilities and at least two attack types. These are extremely weak and destroyed immediately if hit. Enerjak went on to teleport all of the Echidnas to Albion, with the exception of Lien-Da and her few loyal followers, who were enraged at the loss of their cybernetic enhancements. All of the Grandmasters, (with Finitevus in the centre). Most surviving Legionnaires had their cybernetics removed by Enerjak, but they were replaced by new ones developed by Eggman, who also implanted explosives in them as insurance against the Legion's rebellion. Dimitri, having slowly regained his former mindset, which had been corrupted by the vast amount of Chaos energies he had absorbed 400 years ago to become Enerjak, finally had a change of heart. Later, they launched a mass assault on Echidnaopolis, resulting in the accidental switching of Tobor and Moritori Rex. The new Grandmaster devised a means to observe Mobius from the Twilight Zone, and used this knowledge to attack the vulnerable Echidnaopolis when the current Guardian Hawking was absent and his inexperienced son Tobor was acting Guardian. However, when Dimitri became Enerjak, he reprogrammed them into war machines with the intent of forcing his will upon the beings the Mechanauts had been intended to serve. Angel IslandTwilight Zone A Frost Legionnaire with potent implants and a Flame Legionnaire in the background. Dimitri - Grandmaster of the Echidna Dark Egg Legion until deposed by Lien-Da. He went to the Echidna Council and spoke to the Mitre, the religious leader of the Council, and attempted to arrange the merging of the splintered society. Realizing that Dr. Finitevus was using Knuckles to become the new Enerjak and excluding both of them from his plans, Remington and Lien-Da put aside their differences, united the Flame and Frost Legions and mounted an assult on Finitevus and the new Enerjak. Babylon Guardian | Bearenger the Bear | Biolizard | Black Knight | Captain Whisker | Carrotia the Rabbit | Chaos | Dark Gaia | Dark Gaia's Minions | Dr. Fukurokov | Erazor Djinn | Fockewulf the Wolf | G-merl | King Boom Boo | Ifrit | Merlina | Solaris | Wendy Witchcart | Professor Gerald Robotnik | Pachacamac, Film Knuckles managed to save Dimitri, whose life support was terminated by Mogul, but was killed in the process. Illusionists can create illusionary Units. Sonic the Hedgehog Comics: Knuckles the Echidna Baron Beauregard Rabbot - unwilling Grandmaster of the Great Desert Dark Egg Legion. Black Legion Dr. Robotnik | Agent Stone | Echidna Tribe (Pachacamac), See Also In the year 51 Y.C. He used his forces at the Grand Conservatory to distract both the Brotherhood of Guardians and the Chaotix, while his Battle Cruiser fired the Quantum Beam, which teleported the entire Floating Island's population to another zone. Use the HTML below. Originally, Mechanauts were labor robots meant to serve the Echidna people. Before he had the chance to reclaim the city, however, Dimitri made a deal with Knuckles, who at this point was currently a living Chaos Emerald known as Chaos Knuckles. They move and attack slowly. Shadow the Hedgehog | Rouge the Bat | E-123 Omega, Team Hooligan Drago Wolf and Razorklaw - joint Grandmasters of the Soumerca Dark Egg Legion. Moritori Rex leads the Dark Legion attack on Echidnaopolis, from Knuckles the Echidna #17. (KtE: #7, #8, #9), Dark Legion troops show up at the rally for Benedict, Later, Dimitri revealed that he was still alive, with the majority of his body replaced with cybernetic implants and mechanical parts. During this meeting, Lien-Da hired one of the councilors to make an assassination attempt on Dimitri, as she was opposed to the reunification policy. This page was last edited on 8 March 2019, at 03:59. In combat, they possess a weak ranged attack and the ability to randomly teleport short distances. Allies While Enerjak announced the Dark Legion's victory, Mammoth Mogul teleported him mid-sentence to somewhere high above the city. They are a faction from the Sonic the Hedgehog comics. After their first battle, the Legion was banished to the Twilight Zone, a realm where time passed differently than on Mobius proper, resulting in four Mobian generations to every single Dark Legion one.