Sonic Heroes: Return of Heavy Metal, is the sequel to Sonic Heroes, It has all the original teams plus 6 new ones
- Team Sonic - Sonic (Speed), Tails (Flight), Knuckles (Power)
- Team Rose - Amy (Speed), Cream (Flight), Big (Power)
- Team Chaotix - Vector (Power), Espio (Speed), Charmy (Flight)
- Team Dark - Rouge (Flight), Shadow (Speed), E-123 Omega (Power)
- Team Badnik - Scratch (Speed), Grounder (Flight), Coconuts (Power)
- Team Boom - Bean (Flight), Bark (Power), Fang (Speed)
- Team Alternate - Blaze (Speed), Tikal (Flight), Silver (Power)
- Team Forgotten - Vanilla (Speed), Mighty (Power), Ray (Flight)
- Team Eggman - Dr. Eggman (Speed), Chaos (Flight), Eggman Nega (Power)
- Team Metal - Metal Sonic (Flight), Silver Sonic (Speed), Mecha Sonic (Power)
All of the original teams stories have the same storyline, but is diffrent
- Team Badnik: Scratch, grounder and coconuts are told to help dr.eggman catch sonic, but they don't know where sonic is so they go on a journey to find him
- Team Boom: Bean and Bark see Fang trying to steal the master emerald, Bark forces Fang to work for money, and he develops a bond with them, they find out that Eggman's out-west so they're on their way!
- Team Alternate: Silver, Blaze and Tikal are brought to the present and hear that Eggman's the cause, So they go out to stop him.
- Team Forgotten: Mighty and Vanilla are having lunch together, when Ray flies in and shows them a poster which has Cream's Face saying 'Missing', Vanilla, Mighty and Ray go to find Cream.
- Team Eggman: Metal Sonic betrays Eggman, Causing Eggman to being forced to bring Chaos and Eggman Nega to the present, The two agree to help and they rush off.
- Team Metal: It is unlockable in Multiplayer, It does not have a storyline of it's own.
- Last Story: Every team watches Metal Sonic, Silver Sonic and Mecha Sonic morph to Become Anti-Super Sonic, They all battle them.
Sonic, Tails and Knuckles are laying down near the Master Emerald When a note drifts in.
Tails: Hey Sonic, It looks like it's from Eggman!
Knuckles: And he wants us to come to his base
Sonic: and he's not tellin where!
Tails: Let's go!
Knuckles: All right
Sonic: Lets party!
Seaside Hill (Water vs. Team Sonic)
Tails: Come on!
(Knuckles and Tails grab Sonic and begin to pull him)
Sonic: I won't go!
Tails: Oh yes you are!
Sonic: All right...
A whale jumps past
Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles: YIKES!!!!
(various running occours)
Knuckles: Phew. We got away.
Tails: I see a palace over there.
Sonic: Let's go!!
Ocean Palace (Sea Royalty???)
Sonic: This is awesome!!!
Knuckles: Kings and Queens ruling the sea?
- 1P Mode - Standard Game
- 2P Mode - Together or Apart
- Mixed Story Mode - Mix up the Stories.