Shade the Echidna
Shade was once Procurator of the Nocturnus,but now she is one Sonic's allies.
Series Sonic the Hedgehog
First Appearance Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood
Gender Female
Species Echidna
Height 90 Cm
Weight 27 kg
Age 16
Fur Color Orange
Eye Color Lilac
  • A form-fitting,all-body,black Nocturnus combat uniform
  • A pair of black and light-grey armored boots with an iridescent pink strip
  • A wide headband-like strip with iridescent pink Nocturnus sigil in it
  • Spy
  • Explorer
  • High-ranking Lieutenant of Echidna Nocturnus Clan
Alignment Good

Shade The Echidna (シャド・ザ・エキドゥナ, Shaderu Za Ekiduna)is an orange female echidna and former leader of the Nocturnus Clan forces.Some time ago she was once Sonic's enemy,but changes sides when after discovers her master's true goals.


Shade encounter

Shade first encounter with Sonic and co.

Shade has lived with others of her lost clan,the Nocturnus Echidnas,which were exiled by Argus to the Twilight Cage almost 4,000 years(from Earth's perspective).However Shade along a few warriors succeeded in going back to Sonic's world by means of phase-shifting technology,only to find that several thousand years had passed there while they had been gone.They successfully stole six of the Chaos Emeralds.




Character Data entryEdit

Character Picture Game Debut Description
Shade the Echidna


Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood

Nintendo DS (2008)

A echidna who was once the Lieutenant of the Nocturnus Clan forces.4,000 years before,her clan was in war against Knuckles's ancestors.Whentheir rival were wiped from the face of the earth by Perfect Chaos,the Nocturnus Clan was imprisoned to a alternate dimension known as the Twilight Cage.Shade was sent by Ix,her clan's leader,to get the Chaos Emeralds to escape from Twilight Cage.However Ix's true intentions was uses the Chaos Emeralds to conquer the world.After Shade discover Ix´s ambitions,she joins Sonic and friends to stop him.Shade is a serious and a businesslike woman and is hard impressed,something that only Sonic and Knuckles could achieve.She was trained the arts of stealth can be deadly in combat with her high-tech weaponry.Actually she has become friends with Silver and Blaze,after they saved her life and quickly accept to assist Sonic,Silver and everyone in the battle against Wily and Eggman.


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