|Statistics and Overview|
Powers up attacks for each specific playable character.
A floating, blue, red or yellow orb.
A Power Core (パワーコア Pawākoa?) is an upgrade that appears in Sonic Heroes. It can be obtained by defeating enemies, or touching a checkpoint. It can also be found as an item box. Each character of a team can have a maximum number of 3 Power Cores.
There are 3 types of Power Cores, each one corresponding to a different skill type.
- Blue = Speed
- Red = Power
- Yellow = Flight
A Power Core of a certain color levels up the character of the corresponding skill type.
A Power Core levels up the characters so that they become more powerful and cause more damage. The statistics that can be leveled up are as follows:
- Fire Combination
- Increased Damage
- Thunder Shoot
- Increased Flight Gauge