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Sonic the Hedgehog 2006 (Xbox 360, PS3)
Silver Medal Location Guide
Version: 1.1: 2/2/07 (Happy Groundhog Day!)
By Angnix (Angela Petersen)
angnix@gmail.com
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FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
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I'm putting this right in the front of the guide because there are 
just certain questions that keep coming up again and again and again 
about this game I want to make clear at the beginning.

Remember, there is more guide after this section!!!

Q. Do I have to find all the Silver Medals in Episode Mode?
A. Only Town Area Silver Medals, and you can always go back and get 
them later as explained below. Act Silver Medals can also be grabbed 
in Trial Select Mode after you have completed the Act in Episode 
Mode. Just select which Act you want to go back to. But remember the 
Silver Medals do not appear in Hard Mode.

Q. How do I Silver Medals in the Town Areas after I complete each 
Episode?
A. Go back to Episode Select and you will be in one of the Town 
Areas. Each of the three Town Area has two Gates that lead to the 
other Town Areas, but when you go back two of the gates are closed. 
For Sonic and Shadow, you can go to Forest and New City from Castle 
Town, but the gate between Forest and New City is closed.
For Silver, you can go to Castle Town and New City from Forest, but 
the gate between Castle Town and New City is closed.

Q. What do I get for getting all 380 Silver Medals?
A. I wrote a special section at the end of this guide about that.


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Special Thanks:
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Scorpion: Pointing out a medal that should be described better in 
Kingdom Valley.

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Legal Notes:
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This guide cannot be placed on any site without my permission. Sonic
and all related characters copyright Sonic Team/Sega.

Sites with permission to post any of my FAQS:
www.GameFAQS.com (This is the major site I update to)
www.Neoseeker.com
www.cheathappens.com
faqs.ign.com
www.cheats.de
www.supercheats.com
www.wogaming.com
1up.com
www.gamerstemple.com 
http://www.gameplayworld.com
http://www.cheatcc.com
www.spong.com
GamerHelp.com
GameSlander.com
www.7cheats.de
www.mogelgott.de
Achieve360Points.com

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VERSION 1.1 IS HERE!!!
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Please tell me if you think I am describing them well or not or any 
errors you find in this guide! I want to make sure it is easy to 
understand by all.

In the future, hopefully there will be maps of the Soleanna Town 
Areas with numbers on them that refer to this guide.

New Version 1.1: Addition of Frequently Asked Questions at front of 
guide. Guide made more PS3 friendly. Addition of Medal Rewards 
section, so as not to spoil what you get early. Also better 
descriptions for a medal and general re-read/tweaking.

Tell me if I still left an Xbox 360 button in here somewhere...

Enjoy!

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Version History:
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Version 0.7: 12/29/06

Version 1.0: 1/5/07
All 380 Medals Described

Version 1.1: 2/2/07
FAQs added to front of guide
PS3 info added and guide made less Xbox 360 specific
Clarified the location of one medal in Sonic's Kingdom Valley
Addition of Medal Rewards Section
General re-read/tweaking

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Table of Contents:
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1. Introduction and Tips

2. Sonic's Silver Medal Locations
Act 1: Wave Ocean 
Act 2: Dusty Desert 
Act 3: White Acropolis 
Act 4: Crisis City 
Act 5: Flame Core 
Act 6: Radical Train 
Act 7: Tropical Jungle 
Act 8: Kingdom Valley 
Act 9: Aquatic Base 
Extra: Wave Ocean: Tails
Soleanna Castle Town
Soleanna New City
Soleanna Forest

3. Silver's Silver Medal Locations
Act 1: Crisis City
Act 2: Tropical Jungle
Act 3: Dusty Desert
Act 4: White Acropolis
Act 5: Radical Train
Act 6: Aquatic Base
Act 7: Kingdom Valley
Act 8: Flame Core
Extra: Wave Ocean: Blaze
Soleanna Castle Town
Soleanna New City
Soleanna Forest

4. Shadow's Silver Medal Locations
Act 1: White Acropolis
Act 2: Kingdom Valley
Act 3: Crisis City
Act 4: Flame Core
Act 5: Radical Train
Act 6: Aquatic Base
Act 7: Wave Ocean
Act 8: Dusty Desert
Extra: Tropical Jungle: Rouge
Soleanna Castle Town
Soleanna New City
Soleanna Forest

5. Last Episode Silver Medal Locations
Act: End of the World

6. Medal Rewards

7. Questions?


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1. Introduction and Tips:
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Silver Medals are found in Town Areas and Acts. Grabbing Silver 
Medals help you get Gold Medals (look at rewards section for more 
details). 

When you get all Silver Medals for one character in the Town Areas, 
you won't see a Gold Medal screen for the Gold Medal you just earned, 
but you will find it listed in the Gold Medal Results section.

To get Silver Medals in the Acts after completing an Episode, just 
simply choose that Act in Trial Select, but note that Silver Medals 
do not appear in Hard Mode.

To find Silver Medals in the Soleanna Town Areas after you beat an 
Episode you need to return to Episode Mode again to get back into 
the Town Areas. Some Gates are closed, but you can still get into 
all three Town Areas as follows:
For Sonic and Shadow, you can go to Forest and New City from Castle 
Town, but the gate between Forest and New City is closed.
For Silver, you can go to Castle Town and New City from Forest, but 
the gate between Castle Town and New City is closed.

Note that if you have not completed the Episode yet, you will not be 
able to travel to all Town Areas.

Silver Medal Totals:

Sonic: 130 
Silver: 120
Shadow: 120
Last Episode: 10
Total: 380

In this guide to make it easier, most Acts are split apart into 
different sections created by loading screens, support characters or 
other things and are often made clearer by saying something like 
"Rouge's section" or "Snowboarding section". Some Acts have multiple 
routes, so I might have to describe in detail where you need to take 
a certain path. How much of a walkthrough I have to write directly 
depends on if the particular Act is linear or has many paths.

Castle Town is split into sections since it is so big and there are 
20 Silver Medals here for each character. Soleanna Castle Town 
consists of islands connected by bridges, so I describe where they 
are on each island. Of course some between areas, on bridges or even 
under bridges, those got shoved into one of the areas it is between. 
These would be great on a map, but I don't have a very good Soleanna 
Map to plot them out, yet... maybe someday, so I described their 
location in Soleanna the best I could. You might need to be pretty 
familiar with Soleanna to follow the Town Area locations.

Tips:
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If you hear the medal noise, you are very close. You can hear this 
noise better if you turn off the level music in Extras/Sound. Not 
all Silver Medals can be found this way because they are not visible 
and don't make a noise until you do something else in-level.

If you die after grabbing a Silver Medal, you will still have it if 
you have more lives left when you complete the Act. You will have 
all the Silver Medals you have picked up if you make it to the end 
of the Act and then Save the Game afterwards. But if you get a Game 
Over you will lose it. 
Dying to grab a Silver Medal comes in handy because you can grab a 
Silver Medal even if it causes you to lose one life, but hurts you 
if like me you grab a hidden Medal, but it doesn't register in your 
mind you never got to the end of the level with it... I literally was 
looking for Silver Medals that I didn't need to because I thought I 
had one I really didn't.

Silver Medals like to hide on the other side of pillars, so turn 
around quite a bit if you are looking for them.

They like to hide in areas of the level that are harder to get to.

They also like to hide in objects like boxes, vases and statues. You 
will usually see a little bit of a glow coming from the object, but 
sometimes you can't see it till you smash something. 

Some Silver Medals will only appear if you defeat certain enemies or 
even do other random things. Usually it's a group of enemies you 
don't normally have to defeat to continue on with the Act, often 
they will appear shortly after defeating one group of enemies, so 
wait around a bit after killing everything in the area. 
Also when you defeat a group of enemies, look behind you, the Silver 
Medal will sometimes appear in back of you.

In Castle Town, a lot of Silver Medals hang out on rooftops. If you 
explore enough, you will find springs that will take you up there. 

Sonic can use the Purple Gem to Infinite Jump so you can reach many 
Silver Medals with a little persistence, just remember you can't do 
this during Boarding, Princess, and Super Speed sections.

Silver can stand on a box and use his psychokenesis to levitate to 
higher areas which will allow him to reach several Silver Medals.

Shadow can stop in mid-air by just pressing and holding the Attack 
button to charge up a Chaos Spear. This helps Shadow get Silver 
Medals he needs to fall into because you can stop, adjust your fall 
then stop again to steer. Don't Jump Dash however until the very end, 
or you will not be able to stop using Chaos Spear anymore.


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2. Sonic's Silver Medal Locations:
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Sonic Act 1: Wave Ocean
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First Sonic Section:
1. The second time you find yourself sliding on water you will see 
it to your left.
2. On top of the lighthouse behind the light.
3. After the lighthouse keep grinding the rail to the end and go 
that route. When sliding on water through the tunnel it's to the 
left.
4. After the "tiki hut" section just before the next checkpoint jump 
off the dock and press the Attack button to try to catch the Light 
Dash rings to the Rainbow Hoop so you can run on the side of the 
wall for a Silver Medal, or if you fall down to the checkpoint you 
can still jump onto the right wall and get it.

Tails' Section:
5. When you fly to the island at the beginning, turn to your left 
and then hold down Attack button to do a Dummy Ring Snipe, aim then 
let go to fire Dummy Rings at the two arched rock formations. After 
destroying the rocks look carefully, a Silver Medal will be floating 
in the air over the water, so now you must fly and grab it.

Super Speed Section:
6. Start off the Super Speed Section by heading to the far left to 
find a semi-hidden ramp under an arched rock formation, the Silver 
Medal is in the area this ramp leads to on the main path, use Light 
Dash on the nearby Rings to help line yourself up.
7. In the forested area on the left side.
8. In the forested area on the far left side just before you leave 
the forest.
9. Floating above the boardwalk after the forest, jump to get it.
10. Don't go on the ramp the robots are guarding or the ramp after, 
it's under the next bridge to the left.


Sonic Act 2: Dusty Desert
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Yikes! Many of the Silver Medals in this stage are hard-to-get and 
you can't use the Purple Gem to cheat, good luck!

1. Turn to your right as soon as the stage starts and you will see a 
Silver Medal behind you.

2. Go the normal way after the first Boost Ramp instead of the 
shortcut way on the rising platforms, even though this shortcut 
takes you more directly to Silver Medals #3-5. As soon as you hit 
the first checkpoint, turn to your left, there is a Silver Medal in 
the ribs of the dinosaur bones, use your Aura!

3. This Silver Medal is directly over the second checkpoint, two 
ways to get to it, this backtracking way is easier. Go past the 
second checkpoint, then when you get to the enemies guarding the 
cage, turn completely around and go to your left, using the ledge 
with the statues on it to jump onto a narrow ledge area. Jump to 
your left onto the ledge with the spike trap on it, then jump again 
to the Silver Medal that is now in front of you. The next two Silver 
Medals are in this same area.

4. If you turn to your right at the first robot guarded cage, you 
will see two narrow platforms. One has a bunch of enemies on it, the 
other a Silver Medal. You need to jump in the sand with Aura on and 
walk to the platform you see with boxes and two winged statues. (the 
shortcut described in medal 2 takes you directly here). Then Homing 
Attack the series flyer robots and crabs clinging to the ruin. You 
must carefully Homing Attack them to make it to the top. Them turn 
to the left and you will see another narrow platform you need to 
jump to that has the Silver Medal on it. A little tough, you might 
have to try a few times. Once you get this medal, don't just jump in 
the sand and then try to get the three star spring... you won't make 
it, re-enter the course from the left or jump directly to the 
platform this spring is on.

5. If you turn to your left at the first robot guarded cage, there 
is a Silver Medal on a platform with two winged statues, turn on 
your Aura and walk over there, but you can't jump up there form the 
front and you will find yourself without an Aura if you keep trying! 
Go to the back of this platform and there will be a couple of 
enemies you can use to Homing Attack up there.

6. And now I will tell you not to hit the spring that the robots are 
guarding! Instead, jump up on two ledges to your left and then turn 
left and you will see two flyer robots you can Homing Attack. You 
will end up running on the side of a wall, the Silver Medal is on 
this wall in the middle, use your Aura to knock crabs out of the way. 
Kind of tricky, but if you fall off this wall and turn your aura on 
at the bottom, you can backtrack and get on it again.

7. As soon as you go around the next loop, jump to catch a Rainbow 
Hoop. Now look to your right for a Silver Medal on that ledge. Don't 
hit the spring up there, drop down to the lower part of the level 
instead.

8. Another one that is hard to get! After the next checkpoint and 
some spiky balls, look for crabs on the side of the wall to the 
right. You need to Homing Attack up them and an Item Box, then move 
up platforms that are moving in and out of the wall, more Homing 
Attacks then more platforms for a Silver Medal. (hint, there is a 
little ledge you can still stand on the side of the wall if you 
don't land on the platform)

9. Fall back down from there, and the next Silver Medal is clearly 
seen over the right side of a hole, jump for it.

10. When crossing the large sand area toward the goal it's to the 
left between statues.


Sonic Act 3: White Acropolis
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Snowboarding Section:
1. Don't jump off the first ramp into the shortcut area, go the 
normal way and after the curve, it's to the right.
2. Not after the second ramp, on a raised section in the middle of 
the track. It's best to actually jump from ground level since a 
small ramp near enemies is hard to jump off, be persistent and 
remember you can snowboard up the hill too if you miss it!
3. Shortly after Silver Medal number 3, after going around a curve 
that has a rail buried in snow and a chasm off to the left, start 
hugging the left wall to find a small hidden, twisted, descending 
path. You can either try to follow this path to the left, or at the 
very beginning of this path fall off the right to land on top of the 
Silver Medal.
4. After the checkpoint, to the far left side of the snowball field.
5. During the snowball chase, to the left side on a small ramp. 
Since you can't see it before you hit it, it's best to see it first, 
then try to line yourself up the next time you get to that part.

Second Sonic Section:
6. It's in a box to the right of the first laser gate. 

Tails' Section:
7. Next to the third searchlight in the ice wall, throw a bomb at 
the wall to open it.

Last Sonic Section:
8. Just after getting past the first laser gate, you will see a 
Silver Medal on top of a high tower ahead. To get it, go the raised 
platform beside the back wall and kick the rocks to expose a secret 
spring.
9. After medal 8, make the next left turn instead of going straight. 
Then kick the first pile of rocks you get too.
10. More than one way to get here, but here's the fastest. After 
getting medal 9, keep heading in the same direction, then turn to 
the right. There is a large chasm with a ramp off to the left. Jump 
over this chasm and land on the ramp, you can make it, then go up 
this ramp to find the medal.


Sonic Act 4: Crisis City
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Boarding Section:
1. You need to jump off the second ramp and land on the rail. If you 
miss it, you can try to jump directly onto the bottom of the rail 
from ground level.
2. On the very wide section on the side of the building, there are 
lots of rails above you, but you shouldn't go up there. Instead the 
Silver Medal is on the side of the second building a little to the 
left near a worm-type enemy.

Second Section:
3. When the rail to your left disappears, you will see another rail 
straight ahead, jump on this rail and you will find the Silver Medal 
at the very end of it.
4. After medal 3, run on the side of the building and then hit the 
speed boost/springs you naturally come to, don't fall off!
5. On the beginning of the next rail after medal 4.
6. Soon after the next checkpoint, when you get off the sharply 
curving rail kick the box open you see to the left for a hidden 
spring. This will take you to higher rails and a spring to the 
Silver Medal.

Whirlwind Section: 
7. After destroying a few enemies and hitting the first spring, look 
to your left for a floating beam. Walk on it and you will see a 
Silver Medal floating between this beam and another one. To get it 
without dying, stand on the very edge of the second beam and when 
the beam dips low enough you will get the Medal.
8. When at the checkpoint, look carefully ahead and you will see a 
Silver Medal floating above a chunk of building. When you get closer, 
the camera annoyingly will not focus on it well. It's above the 
platform with the Ring Item Box on it. To get it, you might need the 
Bounce Bracelet or the Purple Gem... does anyone know how to get it 
without upgrades?

Super Speed Section:
9. When jumping over the first set of pipes, it's between the second 
and third pipe in the center pile of boxes, you better hope a piece 
of car debris breaks the box before you get there!
10. Near the end on the right side of the course floating in the air. 
You can use a nearby path of Rings to line yourself up a bit, then 
jump to try to get it.
 

Sonic Act 5: Flame Core
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First Sonic Section:
1. After killing the first enemy, hit the center boost pad. If you 
stay lined up, you will get it when Sonic comments about the view.
2. The first time you run on the side of the wall, don't fall into 
the lava. When you get to the other side, you need to Homing Attack 
the three flying enemies, then a fourth one will appear. When you 
get that one, start tapping X to catch a trail of Rings that 
suddenly appears to make it to the Rainbow Hoop, which will 
eventually lead to the Silver Medal.
3. When you get to the first major battle area to open the door, 
there is a Silver Medal hidden behind the rock pillar to your right.
4. When you get to the hint ring that says "Use the footing that 
comes floating along with the lava flow" turn around and you will 
see a Silver Medal floating in the air behind you, slightly below 
the level you are at.
5. Floating in the air above the lava flow. You need to use Bounce 
Attack on the still platform next to it to get high enough to grab 
it.
6. Soon after Sonic says "Cool, it's raining fire!" you will drop 
down to a room below and fall on a collapsing bridge. Light Dash the 
trail of rings before the bridge collapses, but instead of hitting 
the next spring turn to your right and you will see a Silver Medal 
floating above a couple enemies and a caged spring. 

Inside the Volcano:
7. Use Monsters to Homing Attack to a purple spiral rail in the 
first room in the volcano. When going around this rail, you will see 
flying monsters next to it an a Silver Medal.
8. In the first "dark room", when you get to the higher section, 
look to the left and you will see a door, break the box in front of 
this door.

Knuckles' Section:
9. About in the middle of the room, there is a single lizard-type 
enemy on a platform. Kill it and a Silver Medal will appear.

Last Sonic Section:
10. In the tube just before the goal, you need to kill all four 
lizard-type enemies clinging to the walls to make a Silver Medal 
appear on the ground below. This is hard because of the fire and you 
can't get the enemies if you start to fall straight down. What you 
need to do is use Yellow Gem so Thunderguard will protect you from 
the fire, and make sure to run down the side of the tube and don't 
jump off till the enemies appear and you are ready to use Homing 
Attack.


Sonic Act 6: Radical Train
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Train Chase:
1. In the box next to the hint about using Bound Attack to get to a 
conveyor.
2. Shortly before you get to the second switch, when Sonic says "I 
better hurry!" there is one in the boxes on the platform the gray 
robots are on.
3. Instead of hitting the boost pad in front of the second 
checkpoint, jump over it and break the boxes to the right of the 
checkpoint.
4. After grabbing 3 and then jumping off all the walls, you will hit 
a speed booster, but you want to go back and break a fire box to the 
left of this booster to reveal a hidden spring. This will lead to 
two conveyor belts, the Silver Medal is on the second one.
5. On the train tracks, hit the spring near the end on the left side. 
A Silver Medal can be seen on the left side of the platform you land 
on.

Super Speed Section:
6. The right side of the course near the beginning.
7. Soon after 6, you wanna start tapping X so you can catch a line 
of floating Rings, the Silver Medal is at the front of this line, 
you might not get it first try.
8. After jumping over the trains, hit the left most speed booster 
ramp.
9. About in the middle of the course when chasing after the train.
10. Just before the goal, hit the left most speed booster ramp.

 
Sonic Act 7: Tropical Jungle
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Sorry about how I described the second section... but seriously, the 
Silver Medals there are not easy to get one after another...
First Section:
1. After bouncing through the hollow tree, it's floating in the air 
above the first group of enemies.
2. First flower bud jump, don't jump up high, instead jump off and 
land on the low platform, the Silver Medal is among the boxes.
3. After the cave on the rail look to the left, try to jump for it.
4. Get on the rail under medal 3. On the second flowerbud you are on 
after that, instead of springing off it high, jump off it 
prematurely to Homing Attack enemies to your left so you can hit a 
spring. Now you will be swinging on a flower bud with the Silver 
Medal clearly visible in front of you, carefully spring off this one 
so you can grab it.

Second Section:
5. First walking on water with aura section, to the far left between 
trees.
6. More than one way and the next few medals you will have to 
backtrack a little. Next water section, instead of hitting the speed 
booster walk on the water to the left. Hit two flying enemies and an 
item box to land on the first platform. There is a Silver Medal on a 
higher platform to your right, carefully avoid the spike trap and 
use the platforms to reach it. Another way to get to it is going to 
the first turtle and using Homing Attack on the rail by it, then 
jumping off at the circle of rings and the 1up, then going to the 
area below where the robot is and now it is to your right.
7. Keep going up on the series of platforms and you will find a 
three star spring. Also get to this spring by jumping on to the high 
boardwalk with the lotus below Silver Medal 8. Anyway, once you hit 
this spring no matter how you get there Homing Attack two robots, 
then Homing Attack again and you will catch a rail with the Silver 
Medal on it. When you land, look under the boardwalk to your left 
for Medal 9.
8. Below the platforms where you got 6, use the Aura on the water 
and to the left and Sonic will say "Oh, is there a back road?" Go 
that direction and get on the next flower bud, the Silver Medal is 
on a platform to the left of it, jump off the flower bud carefully 
to grab it or using the lotus that is in the water below, then 
jumping to it from the boardwalk.
9. After grabbing 8 drop back down to the water below and walk past 
the lotus. When you walk on the water again, look under the 
boardwalk to your left. Or you will see it soon after grabbing 7.
10. After that backtracking set of Silver Medals... go back to the 
lotus under medal 8, then continue on that boardwalk, going the 
highest route after that. You will eventually spring off a flower 
bud, go through a Rainbow Hoop, grab the medal, then hit the Goal.


Sonic Act 8: Kingdom Valley
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First Sonic Section:
1. At the beginning, go the normal path, not the one from the 
collapsing bridge. When you get to the second Eagle, instead of 
taking it (take it if you are heading to 2), look ahead and you will 
see three platforms, one of them with a 1up on it, get that 1up and 
hit the spring next to it. After the next checkpoint you are running 
on the side of the wall, it's on this wall below the path of Rings.
2. Starting from the beginning of the level on the normal path, take 
the second Eagle Ride. Then when you see a Rainbow Hoop, it's 
easiest to catch it, but it doesn't matter. After landing off the 
next air rail, turn to your right and you will see it behind the 
rocks in the cave.
3. Where you wait for the Eagle to take you to the next section, 
look to your left and you will see a tiny platform with a tree on it. 
Either carefully jump to it without using Homing Attack so you won't 
hit the spring, or use Purple Gem, the Silver Medal is behind the 
tree.

Silver's Section:
4. After the first set of bars, its on a platform behind the fence.
5. After the first green marker and climbing up the boxes, it's 
clearly seen in the next building above the fire.

Second Sonic Section:
6. Soon after a checkpoint, you will be rushing down a narrow 
pathway toward the rope part where you have to Homing Attack 
multiple enemies, don't go too fast, it's on the left before you get 
to the Boost Ramp.
7. At the rope part mentioned above it's clearly seen in front of 
the spring in the middle of all the enemies.
8. Hovering above the last Air Rail.

Super Speed Section:
9. On the far left after your second gap jump.
10. Second running on the wall of water section, near the end toward 
the top.


Sonic Act 9: Aquatic Base
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First Sonic Section: 
1. At the very start, smash the three boxes on your left.
2. In the room where Tails talks about the mysterious ball, it's 
behind the second pillar to the left.
3. Giant Ball part, clearly seen to the right.

Tails' Section:
4. After freeing the spring from the cage, it's in a box up above.
5. After the checkpoint, clearly seen floating to the right of the 
first platform.

Second Sonic Section:
6. In the void that has floating platforms over it, to the lower 
right, a platform goes to it.
7. After the lady says "Area shutdown system activated", smash the 
first blue door that comes down and then turn to the left.

Knuckles' Section:
8. In a pile of boxes on the second-to-last platform.

Last Sonic Section:
9. In the red light battle room, between two pillars to the high 
right.
10. After exiting the red light tunnel and killing a group of 
enemies, jump down below, then turn around.


Sonic Extra: Wave Ocean: Tails
~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~
1. Second beach area, look behind the very large rock to the right.
2. On the beach directly underneath the first checkpoint.
3. Floating in the air just off the end of the rail coming off the 
lighthouse.
4. On top of the first tiki hut.
5. After the next checkpoint beyond the spike device, you will see a 
little cave up high with a Silver Medal in it.
6. When you jump through the middle of the spiky gate, instead of 
flying ahead, right below here is a small beach with a Silver Medal.
7. Clearly seen at the end of the whale boardwalk part floating in 
the air.
8. At the next checkpoint turn to your left and it's floating 
beneath a rock arch.
9. Behind the lighthouse on the beach with the Goal Ring.
10. In the pile of rocks on the platform before the Goal Ring.


Sonic Soleanna Castle Town
~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~
Wave Ocean/Shop Island:
1. Behind a pile of barrels near the entrance to Wave Ocean.
2. Behind the bell tower near the Shop.
3. On a bright orange rooftop near the entrance of Wave Ocean.

Gate to New City Island:
4. Under the bridge near Wave Ocean.
5. On the gray rooftop to the right of New City Gate.

Large Plaza:
6. On top of a tree.
7. On top of a building with a gray and orange roof.

Neighborhood off the Plaza:
8. Among blue oil drums in a narrow alley near the water.

Gate to the Forest Island:
9. Hovering over the bridge toward the Fountain of the Priest

Fountain of the Priest/Alleyway Island:
10. In a narrow alleyway near the fountain next to the water.
11. On the balcony of a building with a light brown roof.

Island Behind the Bell Tower:
12. On top of the highest red and gray rooftop.
13. Behind a pyramid of barrels next to the water.
14. On top of the large bridge between the Bell Tower and the Alter 
of Flame.

Island between Aquatic Base and the Alter of Flame:
15. On a gray and orange rooftop

Aquatic Base/Small Plaza Island:
16. Behind the room with the mirror to Aquatic Base.
17. On the roof of the building to Aquatic Base.
18. On the large bridge, floating beneath the roof.
19. In the covered walkway surrounding the small plaza.
20. In an archway over a bridge.


Sonic Soleanna New City
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1. Floating above the water near the sailboats.
2. Small room off to the right at the end of the White Acropolis 
Cave.
3. Warehouse District, floating in the air near the dark blue 
containers.
4. Warehouse District, in back of one of the white tanks.
5. Between two buildings next to a rock wall, near the Warehouse 
District.


Sonic Soleanna Forest
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1. Floating near the bridge that leads to Castle Town.
2. Over the ledges in front of the cave.
3. In the building under Kingdom Valley in one of the archways. 
There is a bridge to the right of the three trials area that leads 
to here.
4. Between two trees in the right hand side of the Tropical Jungle 
entrance area.
5. In the forest heading to the Gate to New City, on the right hand 
side by a rock.


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3. Silver's Silver Medal Locations:
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Silver Act 1: Crisis City
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First Silver Section:
1. Visible to the left behind a ball just before you get a hint Ring 
about using psychokenesis on a green mark.
2. Next to the first pipe to the right, behind the platform with the 
5 Ring Item box on it.
3. After Silver talks about dodging and counterattacking, instead of 
using the green mark on the beam, turn to your right and levitate 
over to that skyscraper. There is a high Silver Medal on the other 
side of the roof, you must use a box to reach it by moving a box 
under it, then standing on the box and using your psychokenesis to 
lift it up. Now use the beam on that building to continue on.
4. Clearly seen after using a green mark to levitate a bunch of 
objects floating off to the right of the pipe.

Blaze's Section:
5. Clearly seen near the first caged spring.
6. Use the caged spring mentioned above to reach a high rail and 
another spring.

Last Silver Section:
7. When on the first little road, you will see Silver Medal 8 up 
ahead, but underneath the end of this road is a Silver Medal under a 
box.
8. Clearly seen floating in the air as described above. Use kenesis 
on top of a box near the checkpoint to reach it.
9. Near 8, clearly seen on a small platform to the right from the 
checkpoint.
10. After Silver comments about things flying out of the Tornado, 
and you spring off the beam, you will see it on a platform to the 
right on the side of the building.


Silver Act 2: Tropical Jungle
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Many paths, this one I will describe leads to all the Silver Medals

1. At the first log, use your kenesis on it, then when the log 
swings high, jump off to the right for a Silver Medal.

2. From 1, go straight then turn to your left and you will see a 
flower bud. Use it to spring up into the air and land on a narrow 
platform. Turn right and follow the platform to the end.

3. After getting 2, turn around on that platform and head in the 
direction of the giant robot guarding a log door. Instead of 
knocking down this door, jump off to the left of this door and land 
on that narrow platform, go to your left for another Silver Medal.

4. After the checkpoint turn to your right and jump on a series of 
three platforms. When you get to the platform with a robot you will 
see a flower bud spring down below. After springing off it, 
levitating and landing, turn to the left, then levitate on top of 
the log door for a Silver Medal.

5. After grabbing 4, turn around and go back to the platform ahead. 
Keep going straight, and then look down and you will see a 
checkpoint way down below. Drop down here and pick up the brown lid 
before this checkpoint for a Silver Medal hiding with an 
Invincibility Item Box.

6. At the checkpoint by 5, turn around and you will see fruit 
hanging over the water. Throw a box at the fruit, and a turtle will 
appear, ride this turtle directly to the Silver Medal.

7. Run past the checkpoint near where Silver says "I wish I could go 
up" and go that direction, using the lotus to bounce to the other 
side of the boardwalk. In front of the Two Giant robots there is a 
Silver Medal hidden in a hole under a brown lid guarded by a giant 
robot.

8. After grabbing 7, go around the giant pillar and you will see a 
log up ahead with a Silver Medal on it, take a metal box over to the 
edge of the water and use it to levitate to the log (you can get 
here by going a different way in the level also).

9. After grabbing 8, turn around and head back to the checkpoint 
where Silver talked about going up and jump/levitate to the platform 
in front of this checkpoint. Then turn to your right and use the 
flower bud, then the spring to get to the higher boardwalk. Instead 
of going left, go right, then levitate through the path of Rings to 
the platform with the giant pillar, the Silver Medal is to the right 
of this pillar.

10. Now head back to the boardwalk and go the other direction, it's 
clearly seen floating in the air off to the side of the boardwalk up 
ahead.


Silver Act 3: Dusty Desert
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First Silver Section:
1. In the room the giant billiard balls come out of to the right.
2. In the wavy sand room hidden in the third statue, throw something 
at it to topple it over.

Amy's Section:
3. In the room after the first checkpoint, look to the left.
4. At the first switch, clearly seen to the right.
5. When you enter the next room after the second checkpoint, fall 
down to the right and smash the boxes next to the spring.

Last Silver Section:
6. In the first room, it's in one of the statues on the left side.
7. In the wavy sand room on the second pillar you levitated out of 
the sand, look to your right for a distant Gauge Up Item Box. Kill 
the enemies around you first (don't try to catch bullets standing 
directly on the green marker), then do a long jump and levitate for 
this item box so you can land on the platform on the far right side 
of the room with a Silver Medal floating off the end of it.
8. In the room after the wavy sand room, it's in a vase to your left.
9. To the right of the checkpoint in front of the ball puzzle.
10. In a vase to the left of the Goal Ring. 


Silver Act 4: White Acropolis
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Blaze's Section:
1. At the beginning hug the left wall to find a secret shortcut, 
follow the twisting path to the left for a Silver Medal.
2. On the right side of the course near the first laser gate, it's 
across from the end of the shortcut path described above.
3. After the rock field on the right side, behind a tree.
4. Snowball chase, on the right side on a small ramp.
5. After the snowball chase in a pile of rocks in front of the crabs.

Silver's Section:
6. In an ice patch on the ground near the third searchlight. 
Levitate a spiky ball and drop it on top of the ice.
7. After the checkpoint more than one way... the most direct: After 
passing the checkpoint, head straight and you will see a raised area 
to your right. After defeating the enemies, take a box and levitate 
up to the higher area, the Silver Medal is in a pile of rocks near 
two giant robots. You can also get here the normal path through the 
level up the ramp.
8. After the checkpoint, head straight till you get to the chasm, 
levitate across it landing on the ramp to your left. Now go up that 
ramp to find a Silver Medal under a tower.
9. Turn around and head down off the ramp after 8 and then head to 
the right. Going around the wall, you will find a Silver Medal.
10. Before the small chasm that you cross to the half-pipe toward 
the goal, it's in the middle of a pile of spiky balls off to the 
right side of this chasm, use kenesis to move the spikes first.


Silver Act 5: Radical Train
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1. Clearly seen at the end of a conveyor belt.
2. Clearly seen floating above a scale.
3. In a box to the right of the first checkpoint.
4. and 5. Soon after the first checkpoint, kill the large group of 
crabs to open a caged spring to the left. This Spring leads to a 
high conveyor belt with a Silver Medal, then immediately after that 
another conveyor with another Medal.
6. After grabbing 4 and 5, there is yet another caged spring to the 
right. You guessed it, it leads to two more conveyors, with a Medal 
on the second one.
7. After grabbing 6, drop down and it's straight ahead and to the 
left behind a box.
8. Middle of the train tracks behind a small post.
9. Hit the spring on the left side of the train tracks. It's in a 
cage guarded by a camo hornet enemy. Since there are no nearby 
objects and the enemy only fires Vulcan cannon and lasers, you need 
to paralyze the enemy then throw it to open the cage.
10. Kill all the enemies in front of the door that leads to the Goal 
to make a Silver Medal appear behind the door.


Silver Act 6: Aquatic Base
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Shadow's Section:
1. At the start, break the fire box to your right.

Second Silver Section:
2. After the first checkpoint, it's on the highest platform in the 
room. To get to it, when you unlock the caged spring, at the highest 
point of your jump you want to start levitating and heading to the 
right.
3. Clearly seen floating in the room after the second checkpoint. 
Use one of the boxes next to the checkpoint to reach it safely.
4. Clearly seen when on the giant ball.
5. In the room you fall down crossed with lasers, to the left.

Third Silver Section:
6. At the front of the first room, it's in a pile of boxes to your 
left.
7. In front of the next checkpoint, behind a laser gate.
8. In the second giant ball part, it's on top of a laser gate. You 
must land on the post of the laser gate and carefully grab it, or 
just simply lose a life for this one. 
9. After 8, between two giant rock monsters seen on the left hand 
side while on the giant ball.
10. Room after the giant ball part, in the back behind a pillar to 
the right.


Silver Act 7: Kingdom Valley
~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~
First Silver Section:
1. After bending the first bars, in a box to the left.
2. Before the next checkpoint, to the left of the bars.
3. After the checkpoint by 2, there is a pyramid of boxes. Hop on 
the top box and levitate to the high platform to the right, there is 
a Silver Medal behind bars up there.
4. After the next checkpoint and you knock down a tower, up ahead 
you will see three yellow enemies on a collapsible bridge and a 
Gauge Up Item Box. Levitate to the Item Box, but land on the 
platform to the right with Rings. It's under a pile of rocks.
5. To the left of the door guarded by the black and red hornet, on a 
platform behind the fence.

Sonic's Section:
6. Battle room, kick at a metal box on the left.

Second Silver Section:
7. After hitting the spring that is surrounded by all the spikes, 
when you land turn around and it's above you, use the box next to 
you to reach it.
8. After grabbing 7, instead of going the normal route on the 
pendulums (take this route for 8), turn to your right and you will 
see another platform, and a Silver Medal floating beyond it. Use the 
box on the platform to levitate to it. You will probably die after 
grabbing it, so have an extra life handy!
9. Normal route, clearly seen floating by the first pendulum.
10. Right hand side of the Goal Ring, behind a tree.


Silver Act 8: Flame Core
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First Section:
1. When you get to the first green kenesis mark, after hitting it 
very quickly levitate forward and catch the two rising platforms, or 
they will rise too high for you to reach. The Silver Medal is 
floating in front of a spring.
2. After defeating enemies to open the first caged spring, it 
appears behind the spring.
3. When you get to the hint ring that says "Use the footing that 
comes floating along with the lava flow" turn around and you will 
see a Silver Medal floating in the air behind you, slightly below 
the level you are at.
4. In the lava flow, floating near a lavafall. Use a nearby box to 
reach it.
5. Under the worm-type enemy on a green mark that opens the door to 
the next checkpoint.

Inside the Volcano:
6. In the first "dark" room, on the green mark that opens the door 
to the exit, under a purple worm-type enemy.
7. Kill all the enemies in the room with the checkpoint to make a 
Silver Medal appear.
8. In the second "dark" room, after getting up higher on the first 
platform, head to the left, then hit the next green mark to activate 
a platform that rises to a Silver Medal.
9. Clearly seen ahead from the next checkpoint.
10. Among the ruins of the ball of flame.


Silver Extra: Wave Ocean: Blaze
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1. First beach, in a box to your left.
2. Second beach, on top of the large rock to your right.
3. Behind the lighthouse hovering above the beach.
4. When on the rail off the lighthouse, jump off to the island below 
the Rainbow Hoop. It's in a pile of rocks.
5. From 4, Use Accelerator Tornado to reach the Rainbow Hoop above, 
it's on the rail you land on afterwards.
6. When you grab 5, instead of falling down off the rail, jump off 
it to land on top of the tiki hut, then turn to your right to see 
one floating above a smaller tiki.
7. Don't grab the Rainbow Hoop above the next checkpoint, instead 
drop down to the beach below and go that way. After the walker-type 
robot, turn to your right to see a Silver Medal off to the side.
8. Just before you get to the spiky gate, destroy the boxes.
9. Just after jumping over the spiky gate, instead of hitting the 
spring fall down instead to a tiny beach below with a Silver Medal 
on it.
10. Floating above the beginning of a boardwalk after the whale 
chase.


Silver Soleanna Castle Town
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(You need to do a lot of roof exploring!)
Wave Ocean/Shop Island:
1. Under the bridge near Wave Ocean.
2. When heading toward the Shop from Wave Ocean, it's floating in 
the little tucked away area to the left.
3. Floating off a brown rooftop near the Bell Tower that is near the 
Shop.

Gate to New City Island:
4. Floating high above the Gate, get to it from the dark gray 
rooftop on the right side of the gate.
5. On a brown rooftop across from the Gate.

Neighborhood off the Plaza:
6. On a Gray rooftop.

Large Plaza:
(Get to 7-9 from the neighborhood area)
7. Floating high above the plaza.
8. On a balcony on top of a building next to the plaza.

Gate to the Forest Island:
9. Floating between the building mentioned in 8 and the Gate to the 
Forest, you need to levitate toward it from this building.
10. Under the bridge when heading toward the belltower/fountain.

Bell Tower near the Fountain:
11. On one side of the bell tower.

Fountain of the Priest/Alleyway Island:
(A spring in the next area takes you to the rooftops of this area)
12. Floating above the alley near the Fountain.
13. Floating off the edge of the building with balconies, on the 
edge of the ocean.

Island Behind the Bell Tower:
14. On a light brown rooftop, near the bridge that leads to the bell 
tower.
15. High up on the side of the bright orange building facing Aquatic 
Base.

The Alter of Flame:
16. On the brown platform in the middle of the alter.

Island between Aquatic Base and the Alter of Flame:
17. Floating above the rooftops near the accordion player.
18. On a gray rooftop.

Aquatic Base/Small Plaza Island:
19. High in the air off the high red roof between this area and the 
Shop area. Use the spring near the bridge to the Shop area to get up 
here.
20. Floating above the small plaza.


Silver Soleanna New City
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1. Warehouse District, floating high near the water's edge. It's so 
high you might want to first put a box on top of a dark blue 
container, then levitate to it.
2. Seen beside a building if heading toward the Warehouse District 
from the Train Station. Use the nearby box to levitate to it.
3. Looking at the Gate to Castle Town, it's on the right side of an 
orange building next to the gate.
4. Floating in the air among the sailboats.
5. Floating in the air high above the grassy patch between the 
sailboats and the Warehouse District, use nearby metal boxes to grab 
it.


Silver Soleanna Forest
~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~
1. To the right of the building under Kingdom Valley. There is a 
bridge to the right of the three trials area that leads to here, or 
you can take the Eagle up to the Kingdom Valley mirror then fall 
down to this area since Silver has a hard time jumping up to the 
bridge.
2. Floating near the exit of the cave, to the left.
3. By the lake, directly behind the island that had the mirror to 
Tropical Jungle, between two rocks.
4. On top of a dead tree, hit the spring on the rock to the left 
before you get to the Shop from the Field.
5. Floating near the top of the dead tree near the Apple Mission, 
use a spring on a wall to get up there.


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4. Shadow's Silver Medal Locations:
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Shadow Act 1: White Acropolis
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First Shadow Section:
1. At the beginning, up ahead you will see a narrow, higher path 
marked with lights, go there for a Silver Medal.
2. Clearly seen near a laser moving up and down.
3. After medal 2, at the next set of launch ramps, take the left 
most launch ramp to hit a Rainbow Hoop that takes you to this Silver 
Medal in front of another launch ramp. You might miss it, you can 
also jump up to here from the lower part of the level.
4. Behind a tree near the pulley rope to the switch.
5. In a pile of boxes on the left hand side of the warp hole room.

Rouge's Section:
6. Floating in the air near the second searchlight.
7. Behind an ice wall on the left hand side of the last searchlight 
area. Climb on the ice wall and plant a bomb to break it.

Buggy Section:
8. After going up the ramp on the right side of the stage (where 
Sonic's checkpoint is in this area) after landing look to your left.
9. Keep going up the series of ramps that started at 8, till you get 
to the searchlight beside a rail. Get out of the Buggy and break the 
patch of ice to the right of this searchlight.
10. Clearly seen on the half-pike when heading toward a searchlight 
(same route as the Goal for Sonic and Silver in this level).


Shadow Act 2: Kingdom Valley
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Rouge's Section:
1. From the start of Rouge's Section, head to the right to find a 
Silver Medal guarded by a laser gate. Kill all the surrounding 
enemies to open it.
2. From medal 1, turn slightly to the right and land on the platform 
in clear sight with a Silver Medal on it.
3. From medal 2, continue on to the right side of the large building, 
a little past the huge stained-glass window that leads to a key, you 
should see it between two pillars over the water.
4. On top of one of the collapsing platforms.
5. At the key guarded by the walker robot, head to your left down 
the narrow pathway, it's hidden in one of the boxes near the crab 
enemies.
6. At the key guarded by the walker robot, glide to your right to a 
higher platform.

Hover Vehicle Section:
7. To the right of the entrance of tunnel you need to go down, 
behind a huge tower.

Last Shadow Section:
8. Clearly seen in a spiky guillotine device.
9. After Shadow says "Let's get moooving!", to the left of the 
checkpoint behind a broken pillar.
10. In the fire box to the right of the Goal Ring.


Shadow Act 3: Crisis City
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First Buggy Section:
(Get off the Buggy!)
1. Grind the very first rail in the level, after the first ramp.
2. Above the rails before the path splits in two.

Second Section: 
3. Near the spiraling Rails, there is a Silver Medal that is 
floating in mid-air, it is high above the rail you jump on to reach 
the Rainbow Hoop. As soon as you reach this section, jump off the 
rails! Hold Attack button to charge Chaos Spear to keep yourself 
suspended in mid-air, drop a little, keep doing this while panning 
the camera with right stick till the Silver Medal appears below you, 
and control your fall till you grab it. It might take several tries. 
(Thanks to Turrican for telling me how to grab it properly)
4. Jump off the rails at the Rainbow Hoop, it sends you into this 
medal.
5. Clearly seen in front of a spiraling rail. (Be careful here, for 
some unknown reason if you try to Homing Attack the flying monsters 
in a row, it doesn't work well and you fall to your death, drop down 
below the level of the enemies then jump dash to the ground first.)

Glider Section:
6. In the middle of the debris field a little more than half way 
thorough. Keep shooting at debris to expose it.

Fourth Section:
7. Immediately after the glider, you will fall past it. When you 
land, turn to your right, and you will see a curved road with a 
spring at the end, hit this spring to reach this medal.
8. After 7, keep going straight till you get to the edge of the 
abyss, then turn to your left.
9. At the checkpoint in front of the rail that twists around the 
fire tornado, you need to jump to the left and using Homing Attack 
on an enemy to get to this Silver Medal, even though the camera 
won't point that way from the checkpoint.
10. To the right of the next checkpoint, behind a wall.


Shadow Act 4: Flame Core
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First Shadow Section:
1. After killing the first enemy, hit the center boost pad. If you 
stay lined up, you will get it after Shadow comments about the 
crust's energy.
2. When Shadow lands on the platform and says "Gotta watch out for 
the fiery areas", turn completely around to see a Silver Medal. Jump 
at it from the moving platform beside it, but ehh, you'll still 
probably fall into lava... oh well...
3. First battle area, smash the large pile of boxes to the right of 
the door.
4. At the next checkpoint, fall down to your right to land on the 
platforms in the lava, it's floating above one of them.
5. Lava Flow, near the end with the caged spring in sight in the 
distance, kill a worm-type enemy on a wall and a lizard-type enemy 
nearby to make a Silver Medal appear over the lava flow.
6. Second battle area, when you kill all the enemies and open the 
door, turn around and a Silver Medal has appeared in one of the 
fiery areas.

Inside the Volcano:
7. Instead of running on the side of the wall, turn to your left 
instead and jump up the little ledge to an area with a caged spring, 
defeat all the enemies and that spring will take you to a Silver 
Medal.
8. After the first dark room and the checkpoint, after springs you 
will end up landing on a platform circled in Rings. Pick up every 
single Ring to make flying monsters appear high above, Homing Attack 
them to reach a high purple rail with a Silver Medal on it.

Rouge's Section:
9. At the first light, glide to the enemy-filled area to your left. 
Kill all the monsters in that area to make a Silver Medal appear 
under a pile of boxes there.

Last Shadow Section:
10: Floating in the tube you fall down before you reach the Goal. 
You need to jump off the side of the tube, then Press and hold X to 
charge Chaos Spear, which will leave you hanging in mid-air, then 
fall down a bit, then repeat to steer your course accurately. Don't 
worry about the fire above the Silver Medal, if you fall down 
perfectly in the middle of it it will not burn you.


Shadow Act 5: Radical Train
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Train Chase:
1. Kill all the enemies before you hit the first switch to stop the 
train.
2. After Shadow says "Let's get Moooving!" when he lands on the 
small platform with the two blue robots, it's to your right 
partially hidden.
3. Clearly seen on the end of a conveyor belt.
4. On the platform with the yellow robot where Shadow says "Oh no, I 
better speed up!", when you kill the yellow robot a Silver Medal 
appears on another platform to your right.
5. Appears after attacking the train a second time behind you.

Motorcycle Section:
6. Between the second and third train you jump over, in the box to 
your right.
7. After jumping over the third train, take the farthest right boost 
ramp.
(You need to hold off firing at the train to get the next three, the 
last one is near the end.)
8. On the train tracks, after the first tunnel on the right side.
9. On the train tracks, after a tunnel in a box to the right.
10. On the train tracks to the right toward the end.


Shadow Act 6: Aquatic Base
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First Shadow Section:
1. First room, behind a pillar to the right of the door.
2. After releasing the caged spring then landing up high near Silver, 
turn around and jump to the center high platform. It's in a box up 
here. (You can also get here later in the level too, after Silver 
Medal 5.)

Silver's Section:
3. Clearly seen floating to the right of a suspended platform.

Second Shadow Section:
4. Clearly seen floating to your left at the first checkpoint. It's 
hard to grab however, keep using Homing Attack on the nearby 
floating balls, or use the Chaos Spear freezing in mid-air trick.
5. After the room filled with worm-type enemies, it's to the right 
of the switch in a box.
6. In the tunnel with the motorcycle, after you break the third blue 
glass door to the left.
7. When you exit the tunnel, turn to your left for a medal behind a 
pillar.
8. After the battle room that has number 7, just when Shadow says 
"It's not over, I can't let down my guard, turn around for one that 
is behind the wall next to a door.
9. In the battle room just after 8 (the room where the Goal Ring 
appears), to the upper right between two pillars just past the door.
10. On the other end of the room from 9, in a pile of boxes to the 
left of where the Goal Ring appears.


Shadow Act 7: Wave Ocean
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Glider Section:
1. Hovering above the beach, you might have to crash your glider a 
little to get it.
2. Inside the cave, slightly to the left.
3. The collapsing rock pillar section after the cave, far right, 
shoot at the rock pillars first to make it easier to get without 
crashing.

Omega's Section:
4. On the first beach, behind the large rock to your right.
5. At the first checkpoint, turn to the left and look on the beach.
6. Underneath the end of the dock the second checkpoint is on. 
7. After 6 and going through the spiky guillotine thing, kill all 
the enemies that appear, two more groups will come after you kill 
the first three worms, and when everything is gone a Silver Medal 
appears on the grassy area to the right of the little high cave. 
Don't hit the three-star spring at the end till you kill everything, 
or you will end Omega's section.

Last Shadow Section:
8. Use flying orange monsters to Homing Attack up to one of the two 
raised areas on the large beach to find a Silver Medal.
9. Second beach (before the hovercraft) it's behind a very large 
rock.
10. Same beach as 9, in a pile of rocks near the lighthouse.


Shadow Act 8: Dusty Desert
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Inside the cave:
1. Clearly seen a little to the right.
2. First wavy sand room, at the checkpoint look to your left for a 
Silver Medal on a platform, Jump Dash over there.
3. First wavy sand room, to the left of the exit door, in the wavy 
sand under a platform.

Omega's Section:
4. First room, in a statue on the right hand side of the room.
5. Room after the first checkpoint, at the end of the highest ledge 
in the room.
6. Same room as 5, destroy four boxes on the end of the ledge that 
has the spring to the exit door.
7. In the hallway after the door you opened with the switch, break 
the boxes on the right hand side to make a Silver Medal appear.

Last Shadow Section:
8. Wavy sand room, from the checkpoint jump to the platform to your 
left, a Silver Medal is in a vase on this platform.
9. Wavy sand room, when spinning on the first brown bar, you will 
see it if you pan the camera to the right. After jumping off this 
bar, just Homing Attack an enemy up to this platform to get it.
10. After the cave section, you will hit a checkpoint. The camera 
will face off to the left of the checkpoint, but you need go the 
other direction to smash boxes to the right of the checkpoint.


Shadow Extra: Tropical Jungle: Rouge
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(This level is much wider than it is long, if you know where to 
glide you can beat it in less than a minute... but you will have to 
explore it all to find all the Silver Medals! Follow this 
walkthrough for all 10.)

1. From the first platform with the crabs, glide from there to the 
right, and to the right side of the hanging fruit, till you land in 
an area guarded by a whole lot of giant robots with walls on both 
sides. Kill the white hornet, everything else will die when it is 
gone, then throw a bomb at a brown lid over a hole in the middle of 
this area for a Silver Medal. 

2. From 1, climb up a wall, then go along the narrow platform 
pathway, past the sleeping giant robots. Near the end of this narrow 
pathway, look to your right for three tall pillars, the Silver Medal 
is on top of the tallest one.

3. From 2, turn to your left and look down at the pillars rising out 
of the water. Glide toward them, the Silver Medal is on top of one 
of these pillars.

4. From 3, glide over the turtle to the pillar behind the ferns, 
it's on the side of this pillar.

5. From 4, glide to your right to a large platform with two sleeping 
giant robots and two gray robots, kill them all to make a Silver 
Medal appear.

6. From 5, glide at the nearest flower bud, but land on the pillar 
behind it, a Silver Medal is on top of this pillar.

7. From 6, glide a little to the left, it's nearby under a platform 
with a robot on it behind 4 boxes.

8. From 7, break the 4 box barrier, then run along that same narrow 
platform, run straight past the hint ring about the flower bud. Just 
beyond the hint ring, it's underneath the narrow platform you are on.

9. From 8, go to the platform with the three item boxes nearby, when 
you get there don't freak out about all the giant robots that appear, 
just kill them all by jumping and holding the Attack button, then 
releasing the Attack button while twirling to scatter bombs in all 
directions. It's under a brown lid guarded by the robots.

10. It's on top of a pillar very close to 9, next to a tree. 


Shadow Soleanna Castle Town
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Wave Ocean/Shop Island:
(Get to the rooftops in this area from another area)
1. Floating above an orange rooftop near the entrance to Wave Ocean.
2. On a light brown rooftop on the right side of the alley if 
heading from Wave Ocean toward the Shop.
3. Floating on the side of a building near the Bell Tower.
4. Floating to the left side of the bridge when heading from the 
bell tower near the Shop toward Aquatic Base.

Gate to New City Island:
5. On top of a blue oil drum on the left side of the yellow building 
next to the Gate.
6. Floating high in the air just to the right of the Gate, reach it 
from the dark gray rooftop next to it.

Dusty Desert Island:
7. In the room with the Mirror to Dusty Desert, beside the entrance.

Large Plaza:
(Get to this building from the rooftops of the area beside it)
8. The building with the balconies, on one of the balconies behind 
barrels.

Gate to the Forest Island:
9. Beside the water.
10. On a rooftop beside the Gate.

Bell Tower near the Fountain:
11. Floating high in the air to the right of the bridge between the 
Bell Tower and the Fountain of the Priest. Jump to it from the 
nearby brown rooftop.

Fountain of the Priest/Alleyway Island:
12. In the middle archway of the building to the left of the 
Fountain.
13. Floating in the large alley to the left of the Fountain.
14. To the right of the large bridge that leads to Aquatic Base in 
Sonic's Episode, beside the water.

Island Behind the Bell Tower:
15. On the long balcony of the large white building that faces the 
Alter and Aquatic Base.

The Alter of Flame:
16. In front of the brown platform in the middle of the alter.

Island between Aquatic Base and the Alter of Flame:
17. Floating between a bright Orange rooftop and the Wave Ocean area.
18. On the tallest dark gray and orange rooftop.

Aquatic Base/Small Plaza Island:
19. On the rooftop of the building that surrounds the small plaza.
20. Floating off to the right of the Aquatic Base round building.


Shadow Soleanna New City
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1. Between the water and an Orange Building beside the Gate to 
Castle Town.
2. Floating next to a building in a small alleyway that is to the 
left of the Shop.
3. Small room off to the right at the end of the White Acropolis 
Cave.
4. Floating in the air to the left of the Train Station.
5. Floating in the air just outside of the Warehouse District near 
the water. Jump to it from on top of the nearby warehouse.


Shadow Soleanna Forest
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1. Floating in the air near the top of one of the large rocks in the 
Field.
2. Floating to the left of the Blue Pillar in the Three Trails area.
3. In the building under Kingdom Valley near the left door. There is 
a bridge to the right of the Three Trials area that leads to here.
4. In a branch of the forest tree closest to the Field. To reach it, 
hit the spring on the ground next to the small tree to get on top of 
a dead tree. Now face the tree with the Silver Medal in it and jump 
into the leaves. Once you get just below the leaves, Hold X to 
charge up Chaos Spear to hang in mid-air to spot the Silver Medal, 
then Jump Dash toward it once you have aimed.
5. Area of the Forest near the Gate to New City, behind a rock not 
far from the "Mystery of the Ghost" Town Mission.


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5. Last Episode Silver Medal Locations:
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Act: End of the World
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Tails' Section:
1. Clearly seen near the first Eagle Statue.

Omega's Section:
2. In back of the rock pillar on the right-hand side of the battle 
area. Because of the eyes, it's easiest to open the door first, then 
hit the eagle statue on the other side before going back there.

Knuckles' Section:
3. Glide to the first Eagle state, as if you were heading for the 
Chaos Emerald, but instead after hitting it climb to the very top of 
the tall ruin to your left, then glide to the right to the very high 
Eagle Statue. Hit that, then glide to the farthest platform you see 
ahead beyond the boardwalk. Break open the brown lid covering a hole 
and a Silver Medal is inside.

Silver's Section:
4. After raising up the second platform from the sand, it's on the 
high ruin to your right.
5. Clearly floating over a hole.

Rouge's Section:
6. Floating between two rock pillars in front of the Chaos Emerald.

Amy's Section:
7. At the beginning, turn right to see it on a platform.
8. Second searchlight area under a patch of ice on the ground.

Shadow's Section:
9. At the beginning, go the normal path, not the one from the 
collapsing bridge. When you get to the second Eagle, instead of 
taking it (take it if you are heading to 10), look ahead and you 
will see three platforms, the Silver Medal is on the highest one. 
10. Starting from the beginning on the normal path take the second 
Eagle Ride. Then when you see a Rainbow Hoop, it's easiest to catch 
it, or you can Homing Attack the flying monsters. When you get to 
the second Air Rail after that, don't jump on it. Instead, jump at 
the green orb again on the Eagle Statue. The Air Rail will change 
and lead to the Silver Medal.

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6. Medal Rewards:
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Various things you earn for grabbing Silver Medals. I admit... not 
much here...

All 10 in one Act: Another Gold Medal for each Act

All Town Area Silver Medals for one character: A Gold Medal

All Silver Medals:
Xbox 360: An Achievement, Silver Medalist, worth 50 Gamers Points.
Playstation 3 (rumor): Free Mode, all Gates and Mirrors open in 
Episode Mode.

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7. Questions?:
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Got Questions? E-mail me, angnix@gmail.com I will answer them if 
they are not stupid. I will only answer questions relating to the 
FAQS, do not e-mail me and try to start a personal relationship or 
something, 
I will not respond to such e-mails.
I don't have an Xbox Live account yet.


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