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 (1101)
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

Console Obsession PlayStation 2 2005 7 out of 10 70 GameCube Sep 20, 2009 6 out of 10 60
MS Xbox World Xbox 2005 6 out of 10 60 Xbox Nov 19, 2005 10 out of 20 50 (UK) Xbox Nov 15, 2005 5 out of 10 50
Cheat Code Central Xbox 2005 2.5 out of 5 50
Worth Playing PlayStation 2 Mar 19, 2006 4.2 out of 10 42
Pro-G GameCube Nov 24, 2005 4 out of 10 40
1UP GameCube Nov 23, 2005 D+ 33
Gamestyle PlayStation 2 Aug 05, 2006 2 out of 10 20


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James Bond's Assistant 4 Katara (2)
Aug 17, 2007


This was the first Sonic game to get an E 10+ rating.

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