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Sonic the Hedgehog 3 (Mega Drive)

Developer:Sonic Team
Publisher:SEGA®
Genre:Platformer
First released:February 2, 1994

Achievements

There are 29 achievements worth 400 (837) points.
 
Jewelery
 
won by 507 (241) of 800 (63.38%)
(15)
Collect over 100 Rings
Hoarder
 
won by 264 (148) of 800 (33.00%)
(20)
Collect over 200 Rings
Aquaphobia
 
won by 541 (272) of 800 (67.62%)
(10)
Reach Hydrocity Zone
Rocky Ground
 
won by 379 (216) of 800 (47.38%)
(11)
Reach Marble Garden Zone
Car-ni-val!
 
won by 268 (167) of 800 (33.50%)
(13)
Reach Carnival Night Zone
Snowtastic
 
won by 223 (148) of 800 (27.88%)
(15)
Reach Icecap Zone
Final Showdown
 
won by 218 (143) of 800 (27.25%)
(15)
Reach Launch Base Zone
Quick Start
 
won by 252 (160) of 800 (31.50%)
(14)
Witness an Attack on Angel Island Zone Within The First Minute
Chaotic
 
won by 509 (241) of 800 (63.62%)
(10)
Find your first Chaos Emerald
Gumball Life
 
won by 295 (184) of 800 (36.88%)
(19)
Collect an extra life from the Gumball Machine Bonus Stage
Perfect Collection
 
won by 313 (189) of 800 (39.12%)
(18)
Collect all rings in a special stage
Sonic\
 
won by 190 (127) of 800 (23.75%)
(33)
As Sonic, Defeat Dr Robotnik at Launch Base Zone
Two Tailed Victory!
 
won by 86 (72) of 800 (10.75%)
(58)
As Tails, Defeat Dr Robotnik at Launch Base Zone
Super Sonic Victory!
 
won by 153 (107) of 800 (19.12%)
(57)
Defeat the game with all emeralds collected
Super Sonic
 
won by 259 (128) of 800 (32.38%)
(13)
Collect All 7 Chaos Emeralds
Smashing!
 
won by 521 (257) of 800 (65.12%)
(15)
Smash 5 Item Boxes in any act
Risk Taker
 
won by 304 (168) of 800 (38.00%)
(6)
Catch Your Breath at the last possible second
No Ring Challenge 1
 
won by 97 (79) of 800 (12.12%)
(39)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 without collecting any rings
I Have No Time
 
won by 67 (59) of 800 (8.38%)
(71)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 1 minute.
Water Is Not A Problem
 
won by 46 (41) of 800 (5.75%)
(97)
Complete Hydrocity Zone Act 1 in less than 1 minute with the Victory Pose.
Ring Carnival
 
won by 110 (81) of 800 (13.75%)
(23)
Complete Carnival Night Zone Act 1 with 100 rings or more.
Icy
 
won by 75 (60) of 800 (9.38%)
(49)
Complete Icecap Zone Act 2 with 130 rings or more and with Electric Shield.
Fire Base
 
won by 64 (53) of 800 (8.00%)
(54)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 with 130 rings or more and with Fire Shield.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 133 (114) of 800 (16.62%)
(21)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 132 (113) of 800 (16.50%)
(21)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 123 (106) of 800 (15.38%)
(22)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 125 (109) of 800 (15.62%)
(22)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 129 (110) of 800 (16.12%)
(21)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 126 (105) of 800 (15.75%)
(55)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00
Forum Topic: View official forum topic for Sonic the Hedgehog 3 here

Recent comment(s):
16 Apr 03:03
Scott
Todo: level achievements, complete as each character (Sonic Tails, Knuckles?), emerald achievements, super- achievements, no-ring/perfect ring challenges, time challenges, no-hit challenges? Secret areas?
12 Jun 23:49
Wolferhu
The achievements're also great here just like in the Sonic1 and the Sonic2. I love especially the "No Ring Challenge 1" :) But I think here maybe would be nice a little bit more achievement. Maybe 25 like in the first two part.
12 Jun 23:51
Wolferhu
I missed especially the time challenges,those were nice and challanging in the first two part as well.
12 Jun 23:55
Scott
Sounds good! We've got another 200 points to allocate for this game so we have plenty of room for more, and I think time-challenges are great idea! I'll make a forum topic so we can all share ideas: retroachievements.org/viewtopic.php?t=160
13 Jun 00:17
Wolferhu
Thank you:) It would be great:)
02 Jan 15:30
JonnyRetro
Hmm.. we need achievements for Sonic 3 & Knuckles!
02 Jan 16:42
Scott
SnK is next definitely, then Knuckles in Sonic 2, then Sonic 3 and Knuckles! Anyone got any good ideas for achievements?
03 Jan 08:54
JonnyRetro
Yep, -follow knuckles into hidden palace zone (if you got all chaos emeralds by the time you got to mushroom hill zone) -get first super emerald -get all super emeralds as each character(hyper sonic, knuckles, super tails etc
03 Jan 08:57
JonnyRetro
I ran out of space :p 32 MEG EPIC: complete the whole game in one sitting (from angel island to doomsday zone) HYPER DOOMSDAY: have all 7 super emeralds by the time you reach the doomsday zone all above are for sonic 3+k :)
03 Jan 08:58
JonnyRetro
Could probably come up with some creative ones if I spent a bit more time with the game.. I played the hell out of it as a kid! ok I'll shut up now.
03 Jan 10:36
JonnyRetro
I'm waaaaaaiting! - Keep Sonic waiting for 20 seconds Tails the Immortal - Get tails killed 20 times Acrobatic - stand on the edge of a platform to perform the falling animation
01 Sep 16:39
Pereira006
Just warning for people who have problem Glitch as tail in Ice zone here link, how winhttp://info.sonicretro.org/Sonic_the_Hedgehog_3_bug_list#Tails_dies_when_descending_the_first_slide
30 May 21:23
Frioeb
as I download the game ?
02 Aug 15:47
TheSmashingFox
Got Gumball life but didnt get a life
02 Aug 15:47
TheSmashingFox
i mean the achievement
24 Nov 21:47
matheus2653
Yes!!! I completed this game 200%!
06 May 15:19
undeadbobop
< did half of them got none of them D: it won't even recognize it as anything but "genesis"
14 Jul 03:06
Gamechamp
Aquaphobia and Rocky Ground unlocked during the attract demo.
14 Jul 08:36
Gamechamp
Sonic's Victory unlocked when I beat the game as Tails, too. :X

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Achievement Distribution

High Scores

PosUserPoints
1
KingofHarts
800
2
LunarFoxx
800
3
Silv3rSkull
800
4
GabrielCalmonX
800
5
SmileFace
800
6
ShadwSonic
800
7
Fluttershy
800
8
Moraa
800
9
BlackZWolf
800
10
AVSB007
800

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