The Shredbot was a giant robot created by Dr. Robotnik to attack the Freedom Fighters. Equipped with tentacles and giant saw blades, it nearly caught Sally Acorn and Bunnie Rabbot but was defeated by Tails, whose intellect had recently been boosted by the fruit of the Tree of Wisdom. (StH: #14)
- In the 1993 Sonic the Hedgehog cartoon, the Shredbot was created by Robotnik to drain the lifeforce of every tree to locate Knothole. It was destroyed by Sonic twice.