Silver the Hedgehog シルバー・ザ・ヘッジホッグ, Shirubā za Hejjihoggu is an silver 14 year old anthropomorphic hedgehog.

He made his debut in the 2006 video game titled Sonic the Hedgehog.

His color scheme is a metallic silver. He is golden eyed, and peach skinned. His quill 'hair stile' is significantly different from Sonic or Shadow's, and he has far more white chest fur than Shadow. This design could be so because Silver's original concept was a mink named Venice.

His attire consists of white futuristic gloves with glowing aqua symbols and navy blue, white and aqua blue futuristic boots.

He comes from 200 years in the future. and his main role in the game is to protect the future by changing the problems in the past with the help from his psychokinesis. (Psychic powers.) In addition to this, he has the ability to travel through time. He cannot run like Shadow or Sonic, instead he uses his psychokinesis to float through the air.