Archived from the original on July 19, His design was influenced by films such as Underworld , Constantine , and Terminator. Sonic the Hedgehog character. Instead, director Shun Nakamura emphasized combat to differentiate his gameplay from that of Sonic's; while Sonic was designed for speedy platforming, Shadow was designed for fighting enemies. They chose to focus on Shadow—whom they felt would provide "the perfect venue Eventually, while work on Sonic Adventure 2 progressed, Sonic Team found use in Shadow when they laid out the game's " good vs.
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Shadow the Hedgehog
Archived from the original on March 9, Within the Sonic series' fictional universe , Shadow the Hedgehog is an immortal being created by Professor Gerald Robotnik through genetic engineering as part of an experiment to cure his granddaughter Maria from a deadly illness. Takashi Iizuka Shiro Maekawa.