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The Hovercraft is an object that appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series. It is a type of RC Vehicle that can carry the user through midair.

Game appearances

Sonic Lost World

In the Wii U version, PC version and Nintendo 3DS version of Sonic Lost World, Hovercrafts are small remote control vehicles created by Miles "Tails" Prower to aid Sonic throughout his journey. In gameplay, the player can ride them across the Zones to avoid tricky paths or enemy hordes. If the player drops on the ground or uses the Hovercraft for thirty seconds however, the Hovercraft itself will disappear.

Like all other RC Vehicles, they come in five different varieties. Most variants of the Hovercraft RC Vehicles are based on marine animals. The Materials needed to craft each one can be found below:

Image Type Materials needed Description
Hovercraft - Normal.png Normal Green Material x6 A normal red Hovercraft.
Hovercraft - Clownfish.png Clownfish Green Material x15
Blue Material x5
An orange, white and black Hovercraft resembling a clownfish.
Hovercraft - Orca.png Orca Yellow Material x20
Iron Material x10
A black and white Hovercraft resembling an orca.
Hovercraft - Whale.png Whale Blue Material x20
Black Material x15
A blue and white Hovercraft resembling a whale.
Hovercraft - Gold.png Special Bronze Material x250
Silver Material x150
Gold Material x60
A yellow and gold-colored Hovercraft.

Sonic Runners

The RC Hovercraft in Sonic Runners.

In Sonic Runners, RC Hovercrafts made an appearance as a rare Buddy that could be equipped to a runner for bonus effects. In this game, they boosted the score the player received while using the Indigo Asteroid.




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