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Sonic Heroes (2003)

Sonikku hiirôzu (original title)
4 Separate Teams set off on an Adventure with different goals but the same Target; Dr. Eggman. Along the way, they slowly begin to realize that things aren't exactly what they seem.

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Shiro Maekawa (scenario)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jun'ichi Kanemaru ... Sonic the Hedgehog (voice) (as Jun-ichi Kanemaru)
Ryô Hirohashi Ryô Hirohashi ... Miles 'Tails' Prower / Cheese / Chocola (voice)
Nobutoshi Canna ... Knuckles the Echidna (voice) (as Nobutoshi Kanna)
Kôji Yusa Kôji Yusa ... Shadow the Hedgehog (voice) (as Kouji Yusa)
Rumi Ochiai Rumi Ochiai ... Rouge the Bat (voice)
Taiten Kusunoki Taiten Kusunoki ... E-123 Omega (voice)
Taeko Kawata Taeko Kawata ... Amy Rose (voice)
Sayaka Aoki Sayaka Aoki ... Cream the Rabbit (voice)
Takashi Nagasako Takashi Nagasako ... Big the Cat (voice)
Kenta Miyake Kenta Miyake ... Vector the Crocodile (voice)
Yuuki Masuda Yuuki Masuda ... Espio the Chameleon (voice) (as Yuki Masuda)
Youko Teppozuka Youko Teppozuka ... Charmy Bee (voice) (as Youko Teppouzuka)
Etsuko Kozakura ... Omochao (voice)
Chikao Ohtsuka ... Dr. Ivo 'Eggman' Robotnik (voice) (as Chikao Otsuka)
Ryan Drummond ... Sonic the Hedgehog / Metal Sonic (voice)
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Storyline

This new high-speed adventure's plot depends on which team you choose. Team Sonic (Sonic, Tails and Knuckles) get a letter from Eggman saying that they only have 72 hours until Eggman unleashes his new and improved Metal Sonic doomsday device on the world. Meanwhile, Rouge is flying around and finds Shadow (yes, he's back!) and E-123 Omega capsulized. Omega is furious that Eggman disposed of him, and Shadow is rendered of all memory, and he wants after Eggman to find out what really happened to himself. Thus, Team Dark is made. Amy reads about Sonic going after Eggman in the newspaper. Amy is mad at Sonic because she wasn't brought along. Big The Cat is once again on the lookout for his frog Froggy, and Cream The Rabbit is looking for Chocolate, Cream's Chao's twin. Here comes Team Rose! Team Chaotix (Vector, Espio, and Charmy) has formed a detective agency and has been offered a huge pay if they investigate a mysterious case. Vector sees this as an opportunity to outsmart Eggman and ... Written by pkthunder30@comcast.net

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Taglines:

It's time for some new heroes. See more »


Certificate:

E | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Sega

Country:

Japan

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

30 December 2003 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Sonic Heroes See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Sonic Team See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby (GameCube version)| Dolby Digital (PlayStation 2 and Xbox version)

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

After the fight against the Robot Carnival/Storm, Eggman will always say, "Don't get too excited, boys! Those were the easy ones!" regardless of the team being used. This is likely an oversight, as both Team Rose and Team Dark have female characters within them. See more »

Goofs

Dispite following the events of Sonic Adventure 2, from this game on-wards the moon is always shown intact despite being blown in half in the last game. See more »

Quotes

Espio: Not too late to change your mind...
Vector: Why do you think we're here? How else are we gonna make the rent?
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Connections

References Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

We Can
Written by Jun Senoue & Ted Poley
Performed by Ted Poley & Tony Harnell
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A One-Of-A-Kind Sonic Game
6 February 2016 | by roocadillac85See all my reviews

When the Dreamcast was discontinued in 2001, I wasn't much into video games or consoles like I was years earlier. This was until I read game articles in Wikipedia, and later bought an Xbox 360. Because the Sonic Heroes game is created for an original Xbox, my Xbox 360 needed a special hard drive to play it.

When I began playing the game, one thing unique about it is that, I get to control a team of three characters instead of a single character. I find this a little unusual at first but I still enjoy the game. Like good Sonic games, it has nice graphics and music.

Although various other Sonic games have been available when I got Sonic Heroes, I prefer this one for a reason. Sonic Heroes is the last Sonic game where Tails is voiced by a boy (William Corkery). In games released after this, Tails would be voiced by three whatever they are which is kinda sad. So here is perhaps the last game of the series where things are done the appropriate way.


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