While EA Maxis has been actively removing sexually explicit creatures from the Sporepedia, video game characters created with "Spore"'s tools are everywhere.
Mario, Yoshi, the Chimera, Master Chief, Metroids, Goombas, many disturbing variations of Sonic the Hedgehog and even Metal Gear Ray have been recreated.
I have to admit, though, some have made the transition better than others. I'm having trouble looking at Sonic without feeling slightly uneasy.
Keep reading to check out our favorite video game-inspired "Spore" creature creations. And feel free to share your finds in the comments!