We all know the story of how Shadow the Hedgehog came into this world, how he was introduced, and how he saved the world. After that point in time, the Sonic gang was happy with the way things were. But... what if there was a secret kept from everyone? From Eggman, from the universe, and from Shadow himself. One secret that even Maria never told him. A secret that has literally lived in Shadow's shadow for too long. Let's just say... she's not all too happy about it.