Appearances in other media
Lightning Wispon is an object that appears in the  . It is a Sonic the Hedgehog series Wispon that is themed after the Ivory Wisp. The Lightning Wispon can be used by Avatar, allowing the character to expel an electric whip to destroy Badniks, as well as gifting them the ability to travel airborne through a current of Rings.
Modeled after the
Ivory Wisp, the Lightning Wispon is an ivory and gold-colored Wispon shaped as a lightning bolt. It has a black barrel that attaches the lightning bolt-shaped piece to a white handle that allows the wielder to hold it in a comfortable grip. It also has a hole on the bottom of the lightning bolt-shaped piece that resembles the eye of the Ivory Wisp.
Features and abilities
As its name implies, the Lightning Wispon can use the power of the Ivory Wisp and essentially allow the
Avatar to use the power of the Ivory Lightning Color Power without transforming into the Color Power. The Lightning Wispon can conjure an electrical whip that provides as an offensive attack that the Avatar can use.
In gameplay, the Lightning Wispon can easily destroy
Badniks with ease by using an electrical whip, and makes the Avatar invincible when attacking. Its special attack also allows the user to use its electric weapon to magnetize towards enemies and rings and allows them to travel through a current of a series of enemies or rings. The Lightning Wispon is the only Wispon that is affected by the stages' transitions between the 2.5D and 3D perspectives: in the 2.5D sections, the electric whip is swung up and down, and in 3D sections, the whip is swung from side to side.
The basic Lightning Wispon is unlocked by defeating the
Zavok Replica during his boss fight. By advancing through the game, the player can unlock different variants of the Lightning Wispon. These variants all have the same basic functions, but offer additional skills to the player when equipped:
Blocks enemy attacks while braking.
Lets you get up quickly after taking damage.
Rings for defeating enemies.
points for collecting 100 Rings.
Rings for reaching a checkpoint.
points when you defeat enemies in a chain.
Rings increases speed.
Awards Rings for defeating enemies.
Extends sliding distance.
Lets you stop on a dime, regardless of speed.
Wire Attacks faster.
Awards bonus points when you defeat enemies in a chain.
Rings when starting a stage.
Awards Rings for reaching a
Blocks enemy attacks while braking.
points when you collect a chain of Rings.
Awards bonus points for collecting 100 Rings.
In other media
comic series and its spin-offs published by Sonic the Hedgehog IDW Publishing, the Lightning Wispon is a Wispon tool from Sonic's world.
Detailed view of the Lightning Wispon
Sketch of the Lightning Wispon
HUD icon of the Lightning Wispon.
The Lightning Wispon in the game introduction trailer.
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Roger Craig Smith ( | Sonic) Mike Pollock ( | Eggman) Liam O'Brien ( | Infinite) Colleen O'Shaughnessey ( | Tails, Charmy) Travis Willingham ( | Knuckles, Zavok) Cindy Robinson ( | Amy) Kirk Thornton ( | Shadow, Orbot) Karen Strassman ( | Rouge) Vic Mignogna ( | Omega) Quinton Flynn ( | Silver) Keith Silverstein ( | Vector) Matthew Mercer ( | Espio) Wally Wingert (
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