When performing the Dummy Ring Snipe, Tails pulls out an Item Box filled with Dummy Rings and aims it at a target. Once set, Tails throws the Item Box at the target as a ripple of yellow light emerges, with the Item Box exploding upon impact and releasing several Dummy Rings to harm enemies.
In gameplay, the Dummy Ring Snipe allows the player to attack enemies from afar with better accuracy. To perform the Dummy Ring Snipe in gameplay, the player must hold down /. The game will then switch to a first-person view from Tails' perspective, where the player can aim their shot with the right stick. To fire the Dummy Rings, the player has to release /, which will then return the perspective to normal.