For the technique used to move through the air, see Glide.
A black and red hang glider with missile launcher.
Glider, also known as the Jet Glider, is a vehicle that appears in the  . It is an aircraft designed to take Sonic the Hedgehog series Shadow to locations that he cannot reach on his own.
The Glider design seems to be similar to the real-life
Glider. The Glider is mostly painted red with gray outlines on the surface. The main body resembles a triangle, in which two wings stick out from it on both sides. Both wings end with termos-shaped rockets that give off fire from back. The Glider has two leashes in order to steer it.
Features and abilities
The Glider is built for to take to the skies and soar over enemies and impassable terrain.
The Glider possesses two engines that let it fly in air at speeds even further than the  Bike, and can do quick dodges to avoid attacks, namely "Rapid Dodges". The Glider is also equipped with missile launcher.
In gameplay, the Glider is the only vehicle in the game that cannot be get on or take off it at will, as the player switches instantly to through changing to another sections. However, there exist several glitches that allow the player to leave the Glider. The Glider appears in
Shadow the Hedgehog's Crisis City, Wave Ocean, and Kingdom Valley.
In order to accelerate with the Glider, press
/ . Meanwhile, pressing / twice allows it to do a Rapid Dodge. It is also able to fire two rounds of missiles which can home in on enemies and damage them, though it needs time to reload after firing these two missiles. The missiles are powerful and can deal twice the damage a Homing Attack can do. Pressing / fires auto-refilling homing missiles. While the Glider has good maneuverability, it can not withstand many attacks before it explodes, although the player can still speed it up to avoid such circumstances. When its Health Gauge is critical, the Glider starts to smoke, and when it empties, the player will lose one life.
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Level Up Items Air Chip | Antigravity | Bounce Bracelet | Gem ( Blue Gem, Green Gem, Purple Gem, Rainbow Gem, Red Gem, Sky Gem, White Gem, Yellow Gem) | Heart of Wind | Light Chip | Memory Shard (black) | Memory Shard (blue) | Memory Shard (red) | Power Bracelet | Shock Bracelet | Single-Layered Extreme
English voice actors
Jason Griffith ( | Sonic, Shadow the Hedgehog) Pete Capella ( | Silver the Hedgehog) Lacey Chabert ( | Princess Elise) Mike Pollock ( | Dr. Eggman, Narrator) Amy Palant | ( | Tails, Ladies-in-waiting) Lisa Ortiz ( | Amy, Ladies-in-waiting) Bella Hudson ( | Blaze) Dan Green ( | Knuckles, Mephiles, Solaris Project scientists) Kathleen Delaney ( | Rouge) Maddie Blaustein ( | Omega) David Wills (
Duke, G.U.N communitcator)
Japanese voice actors
Jun'ichi Kanemaru ( | Sonic) Kōji Yusa ( | Shadow) Daisuke Ono ( | Silver) Maaya Sakamoto ( | Princess Elise) Chikao Ōtsuka ( Dr. Eggman) Kenji Utsumi (Narrator, | Duke) Ryō Hirohashi ( | Tails) Hikari Yono ( | Ladies-in-waiting) Nao Takamori ( | Blaze) Nobutoshi Canna ( | Knuckles) Takayuki Sakazume ( | Mephiles) Keiji Okuda (Solaris Project scientist, | G.U.N. communicator) Yoshikazu Kozuma (Solaris Project scientist) | Rumi Ochiai ( | Rouge) Taeko Kawata ( | Amy) Taiten Kusunoki (
All Hail Shadow | Dreams of an Absolution | His World | My Destiny | Solaris Phase 1 | Sweet Dreams AKON Mix
| Sonic the Hedgehog Original Soundtrack
Sonic the Hedgehog Vocal Traxx: Several Wills
Action Gauge | Auto Running | Chao in Space | | Sonic the Hedgehog CHAOS CRUSH! Day of Disaster | Doctor Eggman's chair | Egg Carrier | Egg train | Festival of the Sun | Havok | Health Gauge | Rank | Rimlight | Scepter of Darkness | Shop | Soleanna | Solaris Project | Super-Speed Stage