Sega Sonic Rush 10086670011 User Manual


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Thank you for purchasing Sonic Rush™. Please note that this software is designed for use with the Nintendo DS™ system. Be sure to read this instruction booklet thoroughly before you start playing.


STORY & CHARACTERS . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

CONTROLS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

STARTING THE GAME . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

OPTIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

GAMEPLAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16

BATTLE PLAY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

TIME ATTACK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36



Dr. Eggman is up to his old tricks again.

And Sonic is right there to stop him!

“Hey Eggman! What have you got planned this time?” “Hah! Do you think I’m going to tell you that?”

After an exchange of blows, Eggman hastily retreats leaving behind a mysterious Emerald, quite unlike the Chaos Emeralds.

As Sonic goes to pick it up, it is whisked from under his very nose.

“And that's the second one…”

Mutters the unfamiliar figure of a lady, before quickly vanishing.

“What was THAT about?”

Muses Sonic, as he takes off again on another exciting adventure.


Sonic the Hedgehog

Foot loose and fancy free, his only gripe is with evildoers. He’s sometimes quick to anger, but will always lend a helping hand when somebody's in trouble. There's no stopping the world's fastest supersonic hedgehog!

Blaze the Cat

guardian of the Sol Emeralds, she's currently hot on the trail of Dr. Eggman who's made off with them. Blaze is normally calm and levelheaded, but may be concealing her real feelings. Devoted to her position, she sometimes gets

bogged down by her own strict discipline, which may explain why she seems a little





Dr. Eggman

An arrogant self-professed evil scientific genius, with a passion for robotics, and dreams of enslaving the world in his own Eggman-land utopia. His schemes are invariably foiled by Sonic, but he’s never let that detail stop him!


His speech and manner eerily polite for such

and calculating individual On the surface he

bles Eggman, but on inside?

Amy Rose

She calls herself Sonic's girlfriend, and chases him wherever he goes. She is cheerful and energetic, strong-willed and very active


Miles "Tails" Prower

A gentle fox with two tails, he adores Sonic and follows him around like a kid brother. In this game, Tails will support Sonic.

Cream the Rabbit

A rabbit who takes her friend Cheese

wherever she goes. She is polite and hardworking

She can also fly by flapping her ears. She meets Blaze and becomes friends, supporting her in this game.

Knuckles the Echidna

A powerful and ular echidna, he always ready for fight. Being so straight forward and earnest, he is easily fooled.




This game mainly uses the +Control Pad and the buttons to play. The stylus has a limited use in this game.

Top Screen


L Button

R Button



Power Button


X Button


+Control Pad

Y Button


Touch Screen




Menu Controls

All selectable items (Menus, Character Select, etc.) are displayed on the Touch Screen. Use the +Control Pad to select the Menu item and press the A Button, or simply touch the Menu item with the Nintendo DS™ Stylus to enter (or execute).

Some menus contain arrows displayed next to the



menu item. If you use the stylus, touch either of the


arrows to change the selection, and touch the Menu



item to enter.







To cancel or go back one step, either press the B Button or touch


the Return Icon (see right) displayed on the Touch Screen.



Normal Actions

Walk/Run & Brake

+Control Pad D/F

Press the +Control Pad D/F to walk, and keep holding in one direction to gain more speed. Quickly press the opposite direction to brake your dash.

Scroll Screen



+Control Pad A/S




Hold down the +Control Pad A/S while standing




still to vertically scroll the screen and view what’s



immediately above or underneath depending on



which screen you are in. If your character is in the top




screen, you may only scroll up, and vice versa.










Press START to pause the game. Depending on the mode and situation, pausing may bring up a Pause Menu. This will be explained separately. Note that pausing is not possible in Battle Play (p.27).



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