Normal or Holding Gun: Easy to kill in either Speed or Power formation, the gun really isn't that threatening when they have it. A leveled-up Tails is very important, but that's easy to do since you even get a level up at the very beginning on one of the platforms by the first hammerbot, which actually you should not fight, you don't need to. With this glitch you can fly over it. Racing the rhino trains part: The inside tracks are faster, but more dangerous, safer to get through this part on the middle rail. Get into fly formation and get on the dice, then fly from the dice right into the top of the slot machine. Annoying Glitch: I read about this glitch before and didn't think much about it till it happened to me. Type: Team Dark Defeat 100 Robots A-rank Requirement: 100 robots in 10 minutes Special Notes: Normally you do want to get off pinball tables as quickly as possible even though there are robots on them, because the danger of being hung up on them is too high.
P table as team sonic, all you have to do is change to sonic and use rocket accel to go through the lasers. Type: Normal Points A-rank Requirement: 50,000 points Mission 2: Get to the Goal Ring within 5 minutes! If you end up at the cannon below this section get in the cannon in either Speed or Flight position and it will shoot you in the right place, you will have to reposition it if you get into it in Power formation. Spikes: Some of them will have spikes that will occasionally come out of them, they need to be attacked with a good force when the spikes are not out, but not a problem if you attack then with a good high level Thunder shoot, or knock them down from the sky and use a long-range Power type attack. Anyway following is more detailed tips for this type of mission. There are a couple of semi-hidden 20 ring item boxes, soon after checkpoint 2 you will kill 2 capture robots, this opens a semi-hidden cage to the right of there with 20 rings inside, and shortly before the next checkpoint after that in the area that is sort of walled in is another 20 rings, when you see the 3 star ring you bounce up to get higher look behind you and you will see it, plus the area mentioned in the shortcuts section if you have to. Take the left slide in order to start off higher on Pinball 3. Sometimes you can also attack from a distance with Vector's ground attack, but well for some reason it doesn't work all the time.
Mission 2: Defeat 100 enemies! There is an Invinsibility item box in the pile of steel boxes to your right, but you want to be careful because in Power formation your partners might homing attack the nearby sleeping robots and wake it up, you really don't need this powerup. Team Sonic: Sonic Overdrive, Knuckles and Tails launch Sonic into the air so he can use Light Attack on the surrounding enemies. Team Rose and Chaotix: Can only shortcut a little bit by being in Flight formation on this rail, then when you hit the spring flying to where the cannon is to get higher, you can't get to the higher rail. Once you get to the edge and about to fall of to fight some robots use team blast. A nice long-range attack, but it is slow of course. Last terminal station Team Sonic, Dark, Chaotix : Near the end you will encounter a lot of rail grinding stuff before you get to the last orange terminal that has the goal ring inside.
Boss 1: Egg Hawk 5. You usually have to do something totally different to complete Mission 2 and it might even be ranked differently. Type: Normal Points A-rank Requirement: 32,000 points Special Notes: Not that hard actually if you know how to work the switch puzzles at the end or completely go past them, look at mission 2 if you want to know how. Just be persistent, level up Tails first, then Sonic, then Knuckles. Hit the balloon and kill the enemy if you want, but it is more important to get on the slide.
You have to take all the shortcuts and get everything just right!!! No parts are really that annoying, it's pretty fun to speed through, the Team Sonic missions are the hardest. Anyway this is a guide for those of you who want nick juicy tips on how to earn A ranks in all the levels of the game so you can unlock that mysterious??? Mission 2: Get to the Goal Ring within 7 minutes! Then after the helmet is gone you can only attack the green spot on the top of it's head with preferably Power formation, still very tricky. If you aren't fast enough, they will use Chaos Control. Mission 2: Defeat 100 enemies! Anyway to get rid of everything with Espio go near the closest switch, that's the best spot. There is one more important cage with 20 rings later on surrounded by enemies out in the open.
Type: Time Trial Points A-rank Requirement: 38,000 points and 5 minute completion Special Notes: A tight time trial. I was reaching the end when all of a sudden I somehow got launched off a far distance. Just keep going into the slot machine with three balls and falling out again, with triple the bet you will earn enough rings a lot faster, but also remember you will lose more if you are unlucky, you might have to try more than once, it is a mission of luck you know. Stage 10: Lost Jungle 5. Team Rose: Easy because there are 20 ring item boxes in three of the cannons and a shield the fourth, you should have the Team Blast gauge filled up after you get these rings, then he should be almost dead and you can take advantage of your invincibility, finish him off with Thundershoot, if he moves off to the next area aggressively pursue him. Type: Normal Points A-rank Requirement: 45,000 points Mission 2: Collect 200 Rings! Bypass Puzzle Area Team Sonic, Dark and Chaotix : This area has a hard part on a huge platform below with a hammerbot, destroy it and you will have to solve a new puzzle in the area above, this has three large platforms and a circular rail for each team.
After that ride you will be on a pinball table. Anyways the time bonus is sometimes pretty significant in other levels also so definitely go through pretty fast also. Bounce until you reach the one at the front which is of course, Eggman's. When going to the first to second straightaway, you will see a balloon floating there, I like using flight to make sure I get it, it is another Flight power core, you definitely want your flight character to be level 2. Anyway if you die in one of the four parts you will start over again at the beginning of that particular part so you can die and still A-rank it. Each team contains three character types: speed, power and flight. After you go through them you will hit a balloon that contains a Team Blast fill-up, use this shortly after the first checkpoint where all the robots are near the key.
Refer to the part of the guide where I talk about destroying specific enemies, but it can be frustrating when especially at the end of Robot Storm he just sends out tons of crazy enemies at once. Type: Team Chaotix Gather Rings A-rank Requirement: 32,000 points and 200 rings Special Notes: Get off the first 2 in the list pinball table as soon as you can! After the next checkpoint go down instead of up in the huge area and you will find a huge amount of rings on the floor, if you are not to 200 after that forget it. Not very good at attacking enemies with because it does not move and Espio does not move around the enemy so he can't really use it close to an enemy, but this attack also makes Espio invisible to enemies. Helmeted: The worst enemy in the entire game. In this groundbreaking title that brings the Sonic series to PlayStation 2 and Xbox for the first time, Sonic Heroes marks the next evolution in Sonic's gaming career. Type: Team Rose Collect 200 Rings A-rank Requirement: 200 rings in 3 minutes 30 seconds Special Notes: This one is difficult actually and a lot of the rings are not that obvious, so here is a walkthrough, almost entirely in Flight formation: For the very first part which is the rising platform you want to be in flight formation.
Use the above links or scroll down see all to the PlayStation 2 cheats we have available for Sonic Heroes. Now you will see lots of springs and star bumpers, just spring across this large area just focusing on getting across, don't go down. Type: Team Rose Collect 200 Rings A-rank Requirement: 200 rings in 4 minutes Special Notes: Kind of difficult and there are only about 200 rings in the entire level, I probably should write a walkthrough, but for now all I will say is to get rings on rails, make sure to pop all balloons in the cannon part, there are a lot of rings in boxes and capsules, in fact destroy the capsules on the train for 30 rings, get 3 star springs and at the last cannon go in it in power formation and fire the cannon slightly off-center so you bounce up just right off the springs to get over the fence for those last few rings. Attack the enemy with Big using his B button ground attack shooting Amy and Cream at Metal Madness, jump after shooting Amy and Cream so you do not go into a Combo Attack which does no good in this situation, you will be invincible of course so you just have to attack, jump, attack. This is also easier in Frog Forest where the enemies can still detect you but you just have to get past froggies. First go into speed formation as much as possible, that should be pretty obvious.
Attack especially in flight formation to help fill up that Team Blast bar again or even use the Team Blast glitch, especially at the end of Robot Storm you will defiantly want your Team Blast, if you really get stuck remember to use Power formation to fill up your meter. Each ability is also represented in the interface by color; blue for speed, yellow for flight, and red for power. The great thing about these missions is this, for the stage missions you do not have to worry if you happen to die when you are attempting an A- rank. Wait till the good rain had made everything grow and then get on the platform that appears behind a frog in Speed formation, you really don't want to bounce on the mushroom that appears behind the frog. Most shortcuts involve just crossing gaps by Homing Attacking robots or with Light Speed Dash in Speed Formation, nothing really major to speak of and are pretty obvious. So how do you remain unseen? Team Sonic: After you either beat or skip the hammerbot room, the path you are on leads up to a green frog. Type: Team Chaotix Item Hunt A-rank Requirement: 32,000 points with 30 capsules destroyed Special Notes: Pretty easy if you know where most or all of the first 30 capsules are and kill everything well, can go back and repeat sections.