|Sonic Heroes Adventure|
|Modes||Single Player Adventure
Multiplayer Mode (1-6)
|Platform(s)||Playstation 3, Xbox 360|
Wii Optical Disc (Wii),
Blue-ray Disc (PS3),
DVD-DL (X-Box 360
Sonic Heroes Adventure is a Sonic game released for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. It is a game based heavily on the format of Sonic Adventure and Sonic 06; as it has a much larger focus on plot and features multiple, inter-winding story lines.
Dr Eggman has created a device which allows him to harvest the energy of Heroes and use it to power the , a weapon with the power to manipulate the universe.Is this sonic biggest fight ever or Dr.Eggman will rule the universe?
The game contains 25 playable characters, each one with their own unique abilities. Each character is categorized based on their Type. These types are Speed, Power and Fly. They are also categorized as Starter characters, Unlockable Characters and Non Playable Characters.
Like the wind, Sonic never stands still and is always on the move. But despite his love for speed, Sonic is always cool under pressure, particularly when facing his arch-enemy, Dr. Eggman. For Sonic, saving the world is all in a day's work. He hates boredom and is always on the lookout for his next adventure. Sonic is on the side of the underdog - he will do anything in his power to protect and fight for them and will never stop until the job is done.
Shadow was created 50 years ago aboard the Space Colony ARK as the Ultimate Life Form by Professor Gerald Robotnik. After sacrificing his life to save the planet. He quickly became a friend and a rival to Sonic. He is the Black-Blur, the spitting image of Sonic and shares his agility and speed. As the most violent and merciless character in the series at times, he is, personality-wise, Sonic's polar opposite.
A silver hedgehog from the distant future, Silver is one of Sonic's newest rivals and friend that completes the Hedgehog Trio. Wide-eyed and considered a little naive, he has some unusual powers including the ability to travel through time via Chaos Control. He is also psychokenetic, which means he can move objects around using his mind.
Every hero needs a best buddy and Miles "Tails" Prower fills that role, as Sonic's closest chum and trusty sidekick. He has his shortcomings - he's petrified of lightning for one. But his incredible skills as a mechanic and his double tails, which enables his to fly using a chopper-like motion, make him an invaluable member of team Sonic.
Said to be as strong as Sonic as fast, Knuckles can always be relied on to help. He is the guardian of the Master Emerald. He and Sonic don't always get on, but they are ultimately good friends. Knuckles can be a bit of a loner which may explain why he is so naive and gullible and easily tricked by Dr. Eggman. Although it's also been put that Knuckles believes there is good in everyone and hence can be very trusting.
Amy is a pink female hedgehog. She is utterly besotted with Sonic and constantly claims to be his girlfriend. But her feelings are not reciprocated. Despite this, she never stops trying and is always finding ways to win his heart. Her trusty Piko Piko Hammer has helped her during many of her adventures thus becoming her signature weapon.
Espio is a calm, serious purple chameleon and a member at the Chaotix Detective Agency. Aside being fast and changing his color, Espio is a trained martial artist and a ninja expert which he realy boasts about. He likes training and camping and often meditates to maintain inner-peace. He and Vector don't always get along but he is proven a very valuable member to the team for his unique abilities.
Charmy is a hyperactive young bee and the youngest member of the Chaotix crew. As a youngster, Charmy can sometimes be a problem in the job, but he is actually a valuable member to the team. Asides from being obsessed with games and not being scatter brained, he can fly high distances and even use his sting when nessesary.
Head honcho of the Chaotix Detective Agency, Vector is a crocodile with an attitude. He loves his tunes and he's never seen without his trademark high-decibel headphones, even when he and his team have work to do and bad-guys to fight. Vector has the ability of super-human strength and is a kind-soul as he sometimes does cases for free although his love for money.
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A princess from another dimension and guardian of the Sol Emeralds, Blaze is calm but often seems to be dealing with some inner turmoil. She's also extremely hard on herself, and as a result, she comes across as somehwat shy. She learns to be open after meeting Sonic and his crew and can use the power of the Sole Emeralds to transform into Burning Blaze.
A close friend to Shadow, Rouge is a smart, sassy and sedusive female bat who has a magpie-like eyes for all things sparkly, especially emeralds. Everything she does is dictated by her voracious desire to posses all jewels and emeralds in the world. Her magnificent ability of treasure hunting as well as spying has made her a special agent in the G.U.N. Federation.
Omega is the last of Dr. Eggman's E-100 series robots and one of his most powerful ones. After being sealed in an abandoned storage room, Omega developed a deep hatred towards his creator and vowed to destroy him and all of his minions. Omega is one of Shadow's best friends and although he sometimes acts before thinking, Omega has stood up various times for Team Dark, defending them with his magnificent weaponry.
Shade is an orange echidna who used to be a Marauder working for Imperator Ix. However, she allied with Sonic and Knuckles and since then, she has become a close friend with Knuckles. She is very inteligent and as hard as nails. She is trained in arts of stealth and the use of high-tech weaponry. She is somewhat shy and hard to impress.
|Speed||Collect 176 Emblems.|
Cream is a polite, kind rabbit, grown up as a princess and never forgets her manners. She has the unique ability to fly using her large ears. She doesn't go anywhere without her trusty Chao friend Cheese. She is not afraid to stand up for herself, especially for her friends whom she realy cares about and will do anything to help them when needed.
Big is an obese, purple cat. He is carefree and laid-back. He cares a lot for his friends, especially Froggy. He enjoys fishing and brings his rod with him wherever he goes. However, he's not exactly the sharpest knife in the drawer and important things sometimes pass right through his mind. But despite his weaknesses, Big has the ability to crush opponents with his large belly.
E-102 Gamma was the third robot of the E-100 series line, created by Dr. Eggman. After turning against his master, he managed to "free" his brothers but died in the process. Years later, Gamma in reconstructed for unknown reasons. Gamma, unlike the other robots, is emotional and exhibits the trait of a "tragic villain". He is armed with a powerful gun which he uses for most of his attacks.
Metal Sonic is the evil robotic doppleganger of Sonic, created by Dr. Eggman. He is fast enough to rival Sonic's speed and can also copy the abilities of others. Asides from copying abilities, Metal Sonic has multiple other attacks such as laser beam from his chest, rockets etc. He is cold-hearted and can often be aggressive. He deeply believes that he is the real Sonic.
Mighty is a 16-year-old gentle armadillo and the fourth member of the Chaotix Detective Agency. Mighty is a pacifist, which means he only uses violence when there is no other option. He is extremely powerful and can curl himself into a ball to perform Homing attack, Spin Dash etc. He also likes traveling and his dream is to travel to all places of the world.
A self-proclaimed scientific genious, Dr. Eggman sports an IQ of 300 and wants to conquer the world and build his evil empire of Eggmanland. An expert in his field, Dr. Eggman places robotics over all else in life-a reflection on his selfish personality. He doesn't know when to quit and always comes back for more no matter how many times he is defeated by Sonic.
A hawk who is the leader of the Babylon Rogues and also goes by the moniker "The Legendary Wind Master". When it comes to Extreme Gear Racing, there is no one better. Jet's extremely competetive and takes tremendous pride in winning, so you know things are going to be exciting when he takes on speedy Sonic in an Extreme Gear Racing.
Fang is a dastadly desperado, also known as "Nack the Weasel". He is a purple white wolf and a famous outlaw. His major skill is bounty hunting and always carries a large Magnon-4 in each hand. He loves money and is a shooting and gun expert. Fang is very selfish and only cares about money. He can sometimes even betray his teamates for 'em. Due to his slow agility, Fang always rides on his pride, the Marvelous Queen.
Chaos is a mutated immortal Chao, said to be concentrated Chaos Emeralds Energy. Chaos is formed by 100% water and is the original guardian of the Chao, the Master Emeralds and the Chaos Emeralds. Since Chaos is made of water, he can take up any shape and size. By absorbing the power of the 7 Chaos Emeralds, he can ultimately transform into Perfect Chaos.
This unusual puppet was created by Dr. Eggman as a robotic counterpart of Tails. It has a metal rod protruding out of the top of its head that leads to a red gem that seems to be controling the creature's movement. Unlike Tails, The Tails Doll can float and control the souls of the damned by glowing its eyes.
Gameplay for Sonic Heroes Adventure remains exactly the same from the Sonic Adventure series and Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) but also from Sonic Heroes and Shadow the Hedgehog. In addition, it uses elements of gameplay from Ratchet & Clank series. It is a platformer game that incorporates elements of action-adventure gameplay. In addition, it incorporates elements of 3-D fighting-style gameplay.
Like in most games in the series, basic gameplay involves collecting rings, defeating enemies etc. Like in all games, the player collects rings in order to gain health. If he's attacked by an enemy, he loses 10 rings. When he is attacked while he has no rings, he instantly dies and loses a life. All levels are in 3D. In addition, players can collect pearls by destroying enemies. These pearls can increase the player's Signature Move Guage. Each stage has 2 Acts (usually 7:00 minutes long each), a Mission and Boss. When the player reaches the Goal Ring, he completes the stage and is given a rank (A, B, C, D, E) based on his Score.
Like in Sonic Heroes, each character is categorized as Speed, Power or Fly, each type with its unique abilities. Speed-Type characters can use homming attacks, run faster and perform Spin Dashes and Ring Dashes in order to reach other hidden places in each level. Fly-Type characters can fly for a limited time through rings in order to give them enough boost to fly for a higher amount of time and reach other hidden ares in each level, whearas Power-Type characters are often heavy but can deal great damage to an opponent, often lifting heavy items such as cars, boulders etc to reach hidden places. However, some Power-Type and Speed-Type Characters may also use Homming Attacks or glide or some-sort.
The game features a wide variety of gaming modes, each one with its own gameplay style. These modes are Adventure Mode (or Story Mode), Multiplayer Mode, Challenge Mode, Mission Mode, Chao Garden, Gallery, Rankings and Options. (For more information about each one, see it below).
Each playable character has 9 ground attacks, 6 aerial attacks, a Dash Attack and a Signature Move. Speed-Type characters can use Homming Attacks, Light Dash and Triangle Jumps and are usually faster than any other character. Fly-Type characters can fly, glide of float for a limited time period. Some of them can also perform Homming Attacks. Power-Type characters are usually the slowest in the game but their attacks deal much more damage than any other characters. Some of them can float or glide or even perform homming attacks.
Team Attack - The character performs one attacks in one move which deal alot damage(like Sonic Heroes). It is the Team attack of a few characters. The player can also move while Team attacking.
Charged Move - Each character performs a attack which deals bigger damage than a Regular Attack.
Regular Attack - When released, the character will perform that attack which deals a lot of damage. The player move while performing Regular attack. However, some characters may have more than 1 Regular Attack.
Ultimate Attack - If the player presses Charged Attack while running, he will perform the Ultimate Attack.\
|Sonic||Speed||Homing Attack, Light Dash|
|Shadow||Speed||Homing Attack, Light Dash|
|Silver||Fly||Homing Attack, Floating, Lifting Objects|
|Blaze||Speed||Homing Attack. Light Dash|
|Espio||Speed||Homing Attack, , Light Dash,|
|Charmy||Fly||Homing Attack, Flying|
|Sonic,Shadow,Silver||Heroes Attack||Sonic performs multiple spin attacks in the air,Shadow use chaos control,Silver blast all the enemies|
|Tails,Knuckles,Amy||Fire Cyclone||Tails summons his Cyclone,Knuckles produce fire punches,Amy pulls out her hammer|
|Blaze,Rouge,Omega||Burning Kick Blast||Blaze transforms into Burning using the power of the Sol Emeralds,Rouge produce mutiple kicks and omega start use his final blow|
|Cream,Big,Shade||Frenzy Chao Blast||Cream summons a herd of Chao which attack the enemy,Big call froggy ,shade use her blades|
|Espio,Charmy,Vector||Chatotix Beat||Espio turns invisible and slashes his opponent extremely fast,Vector play his gutiar and charmy make horns and shot enimies|