Shade the Echidna is an antagonist later turned protagonist in Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood. She served Imperator Ix as the lead member of the Marauder forces and was tasked to stop Sonic and his friends, she later joined them after hearing Imperator Ix plan and then being saved by Knuckles.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 5-A to 4-A
Name: Shade the Echidna, Procurator Shade, Shade of the Nocturnus
Age: Over 4,000 years old
Classification: Anthropomorphic Echidna, Nocturnus Clan soldier (formerly)
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Prowess, Immortality (Type 1), Expert Martial Artist, Weapon Mastery, Stealth Mastery, Wallcrawling, Explosives, Statistics Amplification (Via Clock or with Golden Gloves and Speed Bar), Dimensional Travel, Teleportation (With Warp Belt), Life-Force Absorption (With Leech Blades), Healing (With Health Seeds, Health Roots, Health Leaves, and Antidotes), Elemental Manipulation (Of Water, Electricity, Ice, Wind, and Earth varieties via elemental Rings), Fear Inducement (With the Spooky Charm), Resurrection (With Angel Amulet and Ring of Life), Resistance to Wind and Water-based attacks, as well as Status Effect Inducement (With the Immunity Idol)
Lifting Strength: Class K
Striking Strength: Large Planet Class to Multi-Solar System Class
Durability: Large Planet level to Multi-Solar System level
Stamina: Very high
Range: Standard melee range, higher with Spooky Charm, Explosives and Warp Belt
Standard Equipment: Leech Blades, Warp Belt, explosives, ect.
Intelligence: Having been trained under the Nocturnus Military, Shade is a disciplined and powerful fighter. Even her clan's leader, Imperator Ix, holds her skills in high regards and acknowledges her as his finest warrior. She is highly adept in stealth and infiltration, a master strategist, and an expert martial artist capable of taking down Knuckles the Echidna.
Weaknesses: None notable
- Blade Rush: Shade delivers a deadly combo of slashes with her Leech Blade at the opponent, draining their life-force to revitalize herself in the process.
- Clock: Shade activates her "cloaking field", which for whatever reason will greatly increase her speed and durability.