SEGAs legendary mascot Sonic The Hedgehog makes his historic multi-platform debut and embarks on his biggest adventure ever; with his trademark blazing speed and a new gameplay twist in Sonic Heroes. Sonic and his friends have evolved; adopting a configuration feature that lets gamers control three playable characters simultaneously; using Sonics speed; Knuckles power; and Tails ability to fly; to conquer massive worlds. This team-based gameplay marks the next evolution in Sonics gaming career; taking platform gaming to a completely new level. Using the three formations and the powerful moves that each team member has; Sonic and his friends combine forces to battle the ultimate evil.
- Play as one of four teams for a total of 12 playable characters – Team Sonic; Team Dark; Team Rose; or Team Chaotix – each with their own unique signature moves and story line
- Each team boasts multiple specialized stages with unique missions and CG movies driving each team