Blow away enemies with a shockwave. — Basic attack description, Sonic Forces manual
The Hover Wispon is an object that appears in Sonic Forces. It is a Wispon that is themed after the Green Wisp. The Hover Wispon can be used by Avatar, allowing the character to blow away Badniks, as well as float through midair.
Modeled after the Green Wisp, the Hover Wispon consists primarily of a Green Wisp-shaped component. However, this component has a grey grille instead of an eye, holes on the forehead, and white-tipped tentacles. This component has a dark green arm with white joints connected to it on each side, which connect to a dark green handle behind the Green Wisp-shaped component.
Features and abilities
As its name implies, the Hover Wispon can use the power of the Green Wisp and essentially allow the Avatar to use the power of the Green HoverColor Power without transforming into the Color Power. The Green Hover can also launch midair shockwaves powerful enough to sent groups of Badniks several hundred meters.
In gameplay, the Hover Wispon allows the user to attack with frontal midair shockwaves. These shockwaves have a wide range, allowing the player to take out multiple Badniks in one shot, and can move through platforms. By obtaining a Green Wisp, it also allows the player to ride it like a balloon through midair for a short time. This ability is especially useful for escaping bottomless pits that the player is about to fall into.
The basic Hover Wispon is unlocked by defeating Infinite in his final boss fight in the Eggman Empire Fortress. By advancing through the game, the player can unlock different variants of the Hover Wispon. These variants all have the same basic functions, but offer additional skills to the player when equipped:
Awards bonus points when you defeat enemies in a chain.