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Mega Man 3 (NES)

Developer:Capcom
Publisher:Capcom
Genre:Action, Platform
First released:Japan & NA 1990 Europe 1992

Achievements

There are 83 achievements worth 400 (1614) points.
 
Needle Cannon
 
won by 413 (298) of 744 (55.51%)
(2)
Get Needle Man's power
Magnet Missile
 
won by 464 (322) of 744 (62.37%)
(2)
Get Magnet Man's power
Gemini Laser
 
won by 414 (300) of 744 (55.65%)
(2)
Get Gemini Man's power
Hard Knuckle
 
won by 462 (320) of 744 (62.10%)
(2)
Get Hard Man's power
Top Spin
 
won by 582 (393) of 744 (78.23%)
(2)
Get Top Man's power
Search Snake
 
won by 467 (325) of 744 (62.77%)
(2)
Get Snake Man's power
Spark Shock
 
won by 463 (322) of 744 (62.23%)
(2)
Get Spark Man's power
Shadow Blade
 
won by 484 (333) of 744 (65.05%)
(2)
Get Shadow Man's power
Air Bud
 
won by 419 (302) of 744 (56.32%)
(2)
Get the Rush Jet
Scurvy Dog
 
won by 485 (334) of 744 (65.19%)
(2)
Get the Rush Marine
Return Of Air Man
 
won by 336 (241) of 744 (45.16%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Air Man
Return Of Crash Man
 
won by 320 (233) of 744 (43.01%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Crash Man
Return Of Flash Man
 
won by 321 (234) of 744 (43.15%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Flash Man
Return Of Bubble Man
 
won by 321 (235) of 744 (43.15%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Bubble Man
Return Of Metal Man
 
won by 343 (250) of 744 (46.10%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Metal Man
Return Of Quick Man
 
won by 328 (237) of 744 (44.09%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Quick Man
Return Of Wood Man
 
won by 318 (229) of 744 (42.74%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Wood Man
Return Of Heat Man
 
won by 315 (226) of 744 (42.34%)
(2)
Defeat Doc Robot Heat Man
Break Man
 
won by 310 (230) of 744 (41.67%)
(2)
Send Break Man packing and head to Dr. Wily's Skull Compound
Kamegoro Maker
 
won by 308 (226) of 744 (41.40%)
(2)
Defeat Kamegoro Maker in Dr. Wily's Skull Compound Stage 1
Yellow Devil Mk-II
 
won by 296 (219) of 744 (39.78%)
(3)
Defeat Yellow Devil Mk-II in Dr. Wily's Skull Compound Stage 2
Holograph Mega Man
 
won by 296 (219) of 744 (39.78%)
(3)
Defeat the Holograms in Dr. Wily's Skull Compound Stage 3
Wily Machine 3
 
won by 285 (215) of 744 (38.31%)
(3)
Defeat Wily Machine 3 in Dr. Wily's Skull Compound Stage 5
Saving The Day
 
won by 285 (212) of 744 (38.31%)
(23)
Beat the game
Head Hunter
 
won by 680 (436) of 744 (91.40%)
(1)
Earn an extra life
E-xtra E-nergy
 
won by 564 (376) of 744 (75.81%)
(1)
Find your first E-tank
Giant Metall
 
won by 326 (235) of 744 (43.82%)
(1)
Defeat the Giant Metalls
Threading The Needle
 
won by 134 (113) of 744 (18.01%)
(13)
Defeat Needle Man without taking damage
How Do They Work?
 
won by 161 (135) of 744 (21.64%)
(11)
Defeat Magnet Man without taking damage
Double Trouble
 
won by 119 (106) of 744 (15.99%)
(14)
Defeat Gemini Man without taking damage
Harder Man
 
won by 118 (103) of 744 (15.86%)
(14)
Defeat Hard Man without taking damage
Tip Of The Top
 
won by 225 (182) of 744 (30.24%)
(9)
Defeat Top Man without taking damage
aCobrat
 
won by 134 (113) of 744 (18.01%)
(13)
Defeat Snake Man without taking damage
Short Circuit
 
won by 115 (99) of 744 (15.46%)
(14)
Defeat Spark Man without taking damage
Piercing The Darkness
 
won by 88 (77) of 744 (11.83%)
(36)
Defeat Shadow Man without taking damage
Turtle Master
 
won by 168 (143) of 744 (22.58%)
(11)
Defeat Kamegoro Maker without taking damage
The Old Switcheroo
 
won by 86 (75) of 744 (11.56%)
(37)
Defeat Yellow Devil Mk-II without taking damage
Why Are You Hitting Yourself?
 
won by 96 (82) of 744 (12.90%)
(16)
Defeat the Holograph Mega Men without taking damage
Knock His Head Off!
 
won by 105 (91) of 744 (14.11%)
(15)
Defeat Wily Machine 3 without taking damage
Let It Rip!
 
won by 182 (148) of 744 (24.46%)
(2)
Spin into action
Gamma Over
 
won by 99 (86) of 744 (13.31%)
(16)
Defeat Gamma without taking damage
Weaponless Against A Needle
 
won by 101 (86) of 744 (13.58%)
(32)
Beat Needle Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against A Shadow
 
won by 86 (75) of 744 (11.56%)
(37)
Beat Shadow Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Magnetism
 
won by 155 (124) of 744 (20.83%)
(11)
Beat Magnet Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Twins
 
won by 87 (77) of 744 (11.69%)
(18)
Beat Gemini Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against A Snake
 
won by 183 (131) of 744 (24.60%)
(10)
Beat Snake Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Sparks
 
won by 138 (113) of 744 (18.55%)
(12)
Beat Spark Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against A Spinner
 
won by 307 (216) of 744 (41.26%)
(7)
Beat Top Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Hard Steel
 
won by 135 (111) of 744 (18.15%)
(13)
Beat Hard Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Metal
 
won by 79 (72) of 744 (10.62%)
(20)
Beat Doc Robot Metal Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against The Quick
 
won by 45 (41) of 744 (6.05%)
(66)
Beat Doc Robot Quick Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Lumber
 
won by 48 (44) of 744 (6.45%)
(62)
Beat Doc Robot Wood Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Heat
 
won by 61 (56) of 744 (8.20%)
(25)
Beat Doc Robot Heat Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Time
 
won by 46 (43) of 744 (6.18%)
(64)
Beat Doc Robot Flash Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Bubbles
 
won by 61 (55) of 744 (8.20%)
(25)
Beat Doc Robot Bubble Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Air
 
won by 76 (65) of 744 (10.22%)
(20)
Beat Doc Robot Air Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Crashing
 
won by 68 (62) of 744 (9.14%)
(22)
Beat Doc Robot Crash Man using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against A Brother
 
won by 60 (57) of 744 (8.06%)
(25)
Beat Break Man damageless using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Turtles
 
won by 95 (78) of 744 (12.77%)
(17)
Beat Kamegoro Maker using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against The Devil
 
won by 57 (53) of 744 (7.66%)
(53)
Beat the Yellow Devil using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
Weaponless Against Hologram Clones
 
won by 83 (70) of 744 (11.16%)
(19)
Beat the Mega Man Clones using only the Arm Cannon (no E-Tanks or Rush)
The Boss Of Bosses
 
won by 45 (44) of 744 (6.05%)
(33)
Beat the boss rush (no deaths or E-Tanks using only Arm Cannon, GE and TO)
Weaponless Against The Machine
 
won by 56 (54) of 744 (7.53%)
(27)
Beat Wily Machine 3 Phase 1 (no damage or E-Tanks using only Arm Cannon)
Gemini Master
 
won by 48 (47) of 744 (6.45%)
(62)
Get to Gemini Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RC
Magnet Master
 
won by 52 (50) of 744 (6.99%)
(29)
Get to Magnet Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Hard Master
 
won by 48 (47) of 744 (6.45%)
(62)
Get to Hard Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RC
Top Master
 
won by 60 (58) of 744 (8.06%)
(25)
Get to Top Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Shadow Master
 
won by 60 (58) of 744 (8.06%)
(25)
Get to Shadow Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Spark Master
 
won by 62 (60) of 744 (8.33%)
(24)
Get to Spark Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Snake Master
 
won by 50 (49) of 744 (6.72%)
(30)
Get to Snake Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Needle Master
 
won by 55 (52) of 744 (7.39%)
(27)
Get to Needle Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Successfully Revisiting Sparks 1
 
won by 65 (61) of 744 (8.74%)
(23)
Get to Doc Robot Metal Man's door damageless using only Arm Cannon, SH and RC
Successfully Revisiting Sparks 2
 
won by 71 (64) of 744 (9.54%)
(22)
Get to Doc Robot Quick Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Successfully Revisiting Shadows 1
 
won by 74 (68) of 744 (9.95%)
(21)
Get to Doc Robot Wood Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Successfully Revisiting Shadows 2
 
won by 47 (46) of 744 (6.32%)
(31)
Get to Doc Robot Heat Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Successfully Revisiting Twins 1
 
won by 46 (45) of 744 (6.18%)
(32)
Get to Doc Robot Flash Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon
Successfully Revisiting Twins 2
 
won by 46 (45) of 744 (6.18%)
(32)
Get to Doc Robot Bubble Man's door damageless using only Arm Cannon, RC and RM
Successfully Revisiting Needles 1
 
won by 49 (47) of 744 (6.59%)
(30)
Get to Doc Robot Air Man's door damageless using only Arm Cannon and RC
Successfully Revisiting Needles 2
 
won by 43 (42) of 744 (5.78%)
(69)
Get to Doc Robot Crash Man's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RJ
Untouchable To The Turtles
 
won by 49 (48) of 744 (6.59%)
(61)
Get to Kamegoro Maker's room damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RC
Untouchable To The Devil
 
won by 48 (47) of 744 (6.45%)
(31)
Get to the Yellow Devil's door damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RC
Untouchable To The Clones
 
won by 48 (47) of 744 (6.45%)
(31)
Get to the Mega Man Clones' door damageless using only the Arm Cannon and RC
Untouchable To The Boss Rush
 
won by 44 (43) of 744 (5.91%)
(33)
Get to the boss rush teleporter room damageless using only the Arm Cannon
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Recent comment(s):
22 Jun 14:05 2016
Mutawarrior
My personal opinion is leave things as-is and open for people to improve the site like Scott (the founder) wanted so long as we don't get an influx of stupid easy to get achievements.
22 Jun 14:13 2016
Mutawarrior
This is how WIP projects like MAME & this site work actually. The devs who make the 1st achievements don't own the sets any more than the MAMEdev who make the game drivers own them. Things get added/fixed over time.
22 Jun 14:17 2016
Mutawarrior
This is the way RA users have to think of this site. IMO if people came here to play games they beat X times before joining RA just for getting achievements then how does another playthrough to get more achievements hurt?
22 Jun 14:39 2016
Mutawarrior
Anyway, my idea for these achievements came from wanting to make it consistent with Mega Man 4's weaponless achievements. And I also thought no damage stage achievements would be a nice challenge that was lacking in any of the prev achievements.
22 Jun 23:36 2016
Mutawarrior
Thanks Enzyme. I wouldn't add pointless achievements that don't capture some aspect of mastering a game or getting items in the game that other achievements in the game don't capture.
20 Sep 5:35 2016
popoki
Well I, for one, am very excited about these new achievements, as a hardcore classic mega man fan that constantly plays romhacks and fangames and has beaten the series countless times and considers 3 his favorite...
20 Sep 5:36 2016
popoki
...replaying levels in all new ways and actually studying and mastering all the individual small enemies' attack patterns rather than just tanking through is a fresh and fun experience for me. So at least from me, thanks dude.
24 Sep 1:38 2016
Mutawarrior
That's the way I like to play (trying to go hitless) but I end up playing to take as few hits as possible because hitless the entire game is extremely hard if not impossible with the randomness of enemies like Shadow Man, Doc Quick Man, etc.
24 Sep 1:49 2016
Mutawarrior
Hitless stage achievements for this game aren't hard to learn though. MM3 is my favorite video game ever made and is very fair in terms of avoiding damage even when you're weaponless/using only the arm cannon.
26 Sep 22:41 2016
popoki
Yeah, part of me worries about damageless stage achievements being added for every MM on here in the future but honestly I've had a lot of fun earning them for 3, which happens to be my favorite MM.
26 Sep 22:43 2016
popoki
That being said though, man, these no-E-tank, buster-only ones for the Doc Robots in particular are kind of insane lol. I still to this day have a lot of trouble fighting the likes of Quick and Wood even with weaknesses. Borderline ludicrous.
9 Nov 20:53 2016
meleu
Hey there! The no damage stage achievements are very fun to get!
6 Apr 1:47 2017
Rezeed
I wonder if No E-Tank Runs could be an achievement to place in. That and a basic speedrun achievement.
13 Apr 16:42 2017
SlimKirby
ok, none of the achievements are popping for me. Just the "extra life" one. But any of the normal game progressions achievements or the "buster only" ones are going through...
13 Apr 16:48 2017
SlimKirby
Was wondering if it could be a ROM conflict, but I am using the USA one, the one used for all the other games.
13 Apr 17:31 2017
meleu
Are you using RANES?
13 Apr 20:58 2017
SlimKirby
yes. Like I said, the extra life achievement popped, but none of the others are working.
22 Jul 13:59 2017
Kreepy
The rom that you need is:Rockman 3 - Dr. Wily no Saigo! (Japan) the checksum is: 85944fb58b6afc53f8d20b8c1e19a0ab. Ok
20 Oct 2:15 2017
Megafield64
My hack of Mega Man 3, Link Man, recognizes the achievements.
6 Nov 0:05 2017
Mutawarrior
I used the rom with checksum e859a2e133eef9e2b1612508b6acfd58 to make the achievements I made, so I'm reposting this in case it got lost/left back.

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