Pick Nails

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The Pick NailsMedia:SonicAdventure2 DC US manual.pdf[1] (ピックネイルズMedia:SonicAdventure2 DC JP manual.pdf[2]) are an upgrade available to Rouge the Bat in Sonic Adventure 2. They attach to her boots, allowing her to dig through many different surfaces. Oftentimes she will find Item Boxes when digging.

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  • Purpose: Allows Rouge to dig in the ground or on walls.
  • Location: Egg Quarters. Go into the Egg Fish Chamber. You will see that there is a room with bars blocking the door way. Use the missile to smash the bars. The Pick Nails are in that room.
  • Requirements: None.
  • Required For: Completing Egg Quarters. The first time you go through the level in story mode, the game will only allow the final key to appear in locations that require digging, to ensure that you've picked up this item before moving on.
  • Equivalent: Knuckles' Shovel Claw.


Character upgrades in Sonic Adventure 2
Sonic Light Shoes | Ancient Light | Bounce Bracelet | Flame Ring | Mystic Melody | Magic Gloves
Tails Booster | Bazooka | Laser Blaster | Mystic Melody
Knuckles Shovel Claw | Air Necklace | Hammer Gloves | Sunglasses | Mystic Melody
Shadow Air Shoes | Ancient Light | Mystic Melody | Flame Ring
Eggman Jet Engine | Large Cannon | Protective Armor | Laser Blaster | Mystic Melody
Rouge Pick Nails | Iron Boots | Mystic Melody | Treasure Scope