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Sonic Adventure DX

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Sonic Adventure DX

BASIC CONTROLS
Control Stick Walk and Run
A Button Jump
B Button Pick up and carry an item. Throw or set items down. + Control Stick = shake or wave an item.
X Button Pick up and carry an item. Throw or set items down. + Control Stick = shake or wave an item.
L Button Pan the camera 360 degrees
R Button Pan the camera 360 degrees

SONIC'S CONTROLS
B Button Spin Attack. Press and hold, then release for a Spin Dash using Control Stick for direction. After obtaining Light Speed Shoes, press and hold until Sonic becomes neon blue, then release for a Light Speed Attack after seeking an obtaining a cluster of lights called the "Ancient Light," or when no enemies are present, release for a Light Speed Dash through lit rings suspended in mid-air.

TAILS' CONTROLS
A Button Press in Mid-Jump = Propeller Flight. Hold down to increase upward altitude. Press B or X Button while flying to drop suddenly in altitude.
B Button Tails Attack, a 360 degree spin attack. Seek and obtain the Rhythm Badge, and press and hold to execute Rapid Tails Attack.
X Button Tails Attack, a 360 degree spin attack. Seek and obtain the Rhythm Badge, and press and hold to execute Rapid Tails Attack.

KNUCKLES' CONTROLS
A Button Press and hold in Mid-Jump for Gliding Jump and use Control Stick to manuever. Release to drop, and press and hold A Button again to revive glide. Aim towards a wall and Knuckles will grab the wall, then use Control Stick to climb, and press A Button to jump. When in a grassy or dirty area, press simultaneously with X or B Button to dig underground to find any buried items.
B Button Punch. Press twice rapidly to punch with a third powerful "dash punch."

AMY'S CONTROLS
B Button Hammer Attack with Piko Piko Hammer. She can attack and overturn ZERO, but not destroy him. Press while running to have Amy swing hammer, hit the ground and catapult high in the air. Press in Mid-Jump to swing hammer and attack enemies in mid-air. Press and hold while rotating Control Stick for Spin Hammer Attack. If you spin attack in one place for too long Amy will be dizzy and won't be able to walk straight when attack ends.
X Button Hammer Attack with Piko Piko Hammer. She can attack and overturn ZERO, but not destroy him. Press while running to have Amy swing hammer, hit the ground and catapult high in the air. Press in Mid-Jump to swing hammer and attack enemies in mid-air. Press and hold while rotating Control Stick for Spin Hammer Attack. If you spin attack in one place for too long Amy will be dizzy and won't be able to walk straight when attack ends.

BIG THE CAT'S CONTROLS
Control Stick Fishing Mode: Tug the rod
A Button Fishing Mode: Reel in quickly. Once Big obtains the Life Belt, he will automatically float in water. Use Control Stick to move Big around or to position for casting. Press the A Button to have Big dive underwater and use the Control Stick to walk him on the bottom. Release the A Button to float back up to the surface.
B Button Power Moves (Carrying, Throwing, Pulling or Pushing heavy items). Cast lure into water: Position Big facing the water, press and hold the B or X button to display the cast indicator and use the Control Stick to position the cast indicator over the desired spot. Release the B or X Button to automatically cast the lure to the desired spot. If the cast is successful, the lure will sink down and the game will switch into Fishing Mode. In Fishing Mode: Once the lure has sunk underwater, tug on the lure to entice the fish (frog). When the fish (frog) bites the lure, press down on the Control Stick to hook it. Use the Control Stick to manuever the rod system so that the fish (frog) doesn't get away and reel in carefully so as not to unhook it. Once you reel in the fish close enough, Big will automatically pull it out of the water. Fishing Mode: Reel in slowly. Using the same action as when casting, face an enemy and press and hold the B or X Button to display the cast indicator over the enemy. Release the B or X Button to attack. If an enemy is nearby, you can also have Big attack them using his pole by pressing the B or X Button.
X Button Power Moves (Carrying, Throwing, Pulling or Pushing heavy items). Cast lure into water: Position Big facing the water, press and hold the B or X button to display the cast indicator and use the Control Stick to position the cast indicator over the desired spot. Release the B or X Button to automatically cast the lure to the desired spot. If the cast is successful, the lure will sink down and the game will switch into Fishing Mode. In Fishing Mode: Once the lure has sunk underwater, tug on the lure to entice the fish (frog). When the fish (frog) bites the lure, press down on the Control Stick to hook it. Use the Control Stick to manuever the rod system so that the fish (frog) doesn't get away and reel in carefully so as not to unhook it. Once you reel in the fish close enough, Big will automatically pull it out of the water. Fishing Mode: Reel in slowly. Using the same action as when casting, face an enemy and press and hold the B or X Button to display the cast indicator over the enemy. Release the B or X Button to attack. If an enemy is nearby, you can also have Big attack them using his pole by pressing the B or X Button.

GAMMA'S CONTROLS
Control Stick Rolling Mode: When Gamma reaches full-speed he will automatically roll into a compact wheeled or rolling mode. Press the A Button to return to upright-walking mode.
A Button Press and hold in mid-jump to enable Gamma to hover and descend slowly using his jet booster pack. Release to drop rapidly, and press and hold again to continue hovering.
B Button Press and hold to activate. Use Control Stick to aim the laser beam at an enemy and a "target lock-on" will occur automatically. Lock-on to multiple enemies by waving laser beam around an area with many enemies. Release to launch homing missles.
X Button Press and hold to activate. Use Control Stick to aim the laser beam at an enemy and a "target lock-on" will occur automatically. Lock-on to multiple enemies by waving laser beam around an area with many enemies. Release to launch homing missles.