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A flesh-and-blood creature like you cannot touch that rail.

Doom's Eye, Shadow the Hedgehog

The Electrified Rails[1] is a gimmick that appears in Shadow the Hedgehog. They are a variant of the Grind Rails, empowered by electrical forces.


The Electrified Rails are identical to the typical metallic Grind Rail, except they are colored blue and display electrical discharges.


The Electrified Rails only appear in Air Fleet. In gameplay, they have the same functionally as regular Grind Rails except they are infused with electricity that prevents the players from using them until they acquire an Air Saucer. They can also be used when the players are using Hero Shadow or Dark Shadow, as both forms grant invulnerability that protects Shadow from any effect. They usually direct the player to places containing weapons.


  1. Kaizen Media Group (22 November 2005). Shadow the Hedgehog: Prima Official Game Guide. Prima Games. ISBN 978-0761551959.

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