Shadow the Hedgehog

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Shadow the Hedgehog is a Sonic the Hedgehog series spin off title. Players take the role of Shadow the Hedgehog, Sonic's Nemesis from Sonic Adventure 2. Shadow must fight his way through many levels to unveil the secrets of his past. Will he choose to join Dr. Eggman or the Black Arms? Or will Shadow decide to fight only for himself and nobody else to discover the true meaning of Shadow's past? The choice is yours and only you can make it.

Playing as Shadow, you have many new abilities that Sonic does not have. For one, you can use a gun and punch people. You also have hover shoes instead of Sonic's plain old running shoes. You can follow whichever path you choose to follow to discover Shadow's true identity. You can collect the Chaos Emeralds or you can help Robotnik or the Black Arms. Depending on what path you choose, you will have a different ending.


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Alternate Titles

  • "刺猬阴影" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Should this "game" even be known as fun at all? PlayStation 2 Arejarn (1190)
I a certain degree. Xbox M.Allen (76)
The Assistant of James Bond GameCube Rouge (7)
Fast-paced goodness PlayStation 2 ProjectShadow (4)
Great platform/shooter game; critics are liars! GameCube Austin Bruner (5)
Highly criticised, but very little of it deserving. GameCube Bob the Stickman (290)
Sonic is not the protagonist. Xbox SteamTheCat (7)
an enhanced sonic game GameCube sonicteamUSA (46)

Critic Reviews

MS Xbox World Xbox 2005 6 out of 10 60 GameCube Sep 20, 2009 6 out of 10 60 GameCube Dec 21, 2005 57 out of 100 57 PlayStation 2 Dec 21, 2005 57 out of 100 57 (UK) Xbox Nov 15, 2005 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Xbox Nov 21, 2005 4.8 out of 10 48
IGN PlayStation 2 Nov 17, 2005 4.7 out of 10 47
AceGamez Xbox 2005 4 out of 10 40
Game Informer Magazine GameCube Jan, 2006 2 out of 10 20
1UP PlayStation 2 Jan 12, 2006 D- 16


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Game Informer Magazine (Issue #153, Jan. 2006) named it #6 of the Top 10 Worst Games of 2005.

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