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Metal Slug 3 (Arcade)

Developer:SNK
Publisher:SNK
Genre:Platformer (Side Scrolling, Shooter)
First released:May 2000
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 82 achievements worth 600 (2084) points.
Authors: (82).

 
Blue Water Fangs -The Island of Dr.Moreau-
 
won by 81 (64) of 111 (72.97%)
(4)
Clear Mission 1 without taking any detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Marine Diver
 
won by 61 (56) of 111 (54.95%)
(5)
Clear Mission 1 going through Ocean Depths (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Unknown World
 
won by 59 (49) of 111 (53.15%)
(5)
Clear Mission 1 going through Core Facility (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Midnight Wandering
 
won by 60 (50) of 111 (54.05%)
(5)
Clear Mission 2 without taking any detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Devil's Snow Cave
 
won by 39 (32) of 111 (35.14%)
(7)
Clear Mission 2 going through Cave of Ice (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Shallow Sea
 
won by 23 (19) of 111 (20.72%)
(9)
Clear Mission 3 without taking detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Hard Water
 
won by 29 (23) of 111 (26.13%)
(8)
Clear Mission 3 going through Underground Channel (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Assault Theme
 
won by 18 (14) of 111 (16.22%)
(23)
Clear Mission 3 going through the Bridge (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Desert
 
won by 11 (8) of 111 (9.91%)
(29)
Clear Mission 4 going through the upper route (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Japanese Army
 
won by 12 (7) of 111 (10.81%)
(28)
Clear Mission 4 going through Ex-military Hideout (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Cenotaph
 
won by 11 (8) of 111 (9.91%)
(33)
Clear Mission 4 going through Ancient Ruins (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Pyramid
 
won by 8 (6) of 111 (7.21%)
(42)
Clear Mission 4 going through Pyramid (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
First Contact
 
won by 15 (9) of 111 (13.51%)
(63)
Finish the game (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle I
 
won by 65 (52) of 111 (58.56%)
(4)
Clear Mission 1 without taking any detour defeating the boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle II
 
won by 31 (28) of 111 (27.93%)
(8)
Clear Mission 1 going through Ocean Depths defeating the boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle III
 
won by 26 (22) of 111 (23.42%)
(8)
Get to the end of Ocean Depths of Mission 1 riding Slug Mariner (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle IV
 
won by 34 (28) of 111 (30.63%)
(7)
Clear Mission 1 going through Core Facility defeating the boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle V
 
won by 7 (5) of 111 (6.31%)
(42)
Clear Mission 3 without taking detours defeating the boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle VI
 
won by 22 (16) of 111 (19.82%)
(10)
Get to the end of Underground Channel of Mission 3 riding Slug Mariner (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle VII
 
won by 11 (8) of 111 (9.91%)
(33)
Clear Mission 3 going through Underground Channel defeating the boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle VIII
 
won by 6 (5) of 111 (5.41%)
(53)
Get to the end of Ancoient Ruins of Mission 4 riding Drill Slug (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle IX
 
won by 11 (7) of 111 (9.91%)
(16)
Reach the end of the sky part of Final Mission in Slug Flyer (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle X
 
won by 9 (6) of 111 (8.11%)
(19)
Reach the end of the sky part of Minal Mission in Slug Copter (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle XI
 
won by 11 (6) of 111 (9.91%)
(15)
Reach the end of second space flight stage of Final Mission in Astro Slug (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Super Vehicle XII
 
won by 9 (5) of 111 (8.11%)
(18)
Defeat the last boss in a vehicle (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue I
 
won by 18 (14) of 111 (16.22%)
(11)
Find 22 POWs in Mission 1 without taking detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue II
 
won by 12 (11) of 111 (10.81%)
(15)
Find 18 POWs in Mission 1 going thorugh Ocean Depths (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue III
 
won by 15 (12) of 111 (13.51%)
(13)
Find 16 POWs in Mission 1 going thorugh Core Facility (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue IV
 
won by 10 (8) of 111 (9.01%)
(18)
Find 12 POWs in Mission 2 without taking the detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue V
 
won by 7 (6) of 111 (6.31%)
(42)
Find 23 POWs in Mission 1 going thorugh Cave of Ice detour part of Mission 2 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue VI
 
won by 7 (4) of 111 (6.31%)
(21)
Find 13 POWs in Mission 3 without taking any detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue VII
 
won by 9 (6) of 111 (8.11%)
(19)
Find 11 POWs in Mission 3 going thorugh Underground Channel (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue VIII
 
won by 7 (5) of 111 (6.31%)
(21)
Find all 13 POWs in Bridge detour part of Mission 3 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue X
 
won by 6 (4) of 111 (5.41%)
(53)
Find all 18 POWs in Ex-military Hideout detour part of Miission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue XI
 
won by 5 (4) of 111 (4.50%)
(53)
Find all 22 POWs in Anicent Ruins detour part of Mission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue XII
 
won by 4 (3) of 111 (3.60%)
(72)
Find all 24 POWs in Pyramid detour part of Mission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
The Great Rescue XIII
 
won by 5 (4) of 111 (4.50%)
(53)
Find all 16 POWs in Final Mission (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster I
 
won by 16 (13) of 111 (14.41%)
(12)
Find 60 bonus items in Mission 1 without taking detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster II
 
won by 8 (6) of 111 (7.21%)
(42)
Find 35 bonus items in Ocean Depths detour part of Mission 1 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster III
 
won by 15 (12) of 111 (13.51%)
(13)
Find 10 bonus items in Core Facility detour part of Mission 1 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster IV
 
won by 12 (10) of 111 (10.81%)
(15)
Find 35 bonus items in Mission 2 without taking the detour (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster V
 
won by 10 (8) of 111 (9.01%)
(18)
Find 50 bonus items in Cave of Ice detour part of Mission 2 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster VI
 
won by 8 (4) of 111 (7.21%)
(21)
Find 20 bonus items in Mission 3 without taking any detours (P1, slug can't have empty magazine, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster VII
 
won by 15 (12) of 111 (13.51%)
(13)
Find 7 bonus items in Underground Channel part of Mission 3 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster VIII
 
won by 9 (7) of 111 (8.11%)
(16)
Find 10 bonus items in Bridge detour part of Mission 3 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster IX
 
won by 4 (3) of 111 (3.60%)
(61)
Find 35 bonus items in Mission 4 going through the top route (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster X
 
won by 7 (3) of 111 (6.31%)
(47)
Find 20 bonus items in Ex-military Hideout detour part of Miission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster XI
 
won by 8 (6) of 111 (7.21%)
(42)
Find 25 bonus items in Anicent Ruins detour part of Mission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster XII
 
won by 6 (4) of 111 (5.41%)
(47)
Find 27 bonus items in Pyramid detour part of Mission 4 (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Quartermaster XIII
 
won by 8 (4) of 111 (7.21%)
(39)
Find 200 bonus items in Final Mission (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Infantry
 
won by 62 (52) of 111 (55.86%)
(4)
In one session while on foot score points 500 times being equiped with H (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Modern Infantry
 
won by 14 (7) of 111 (12.61%)
(14)
In one session while on foot score points 500 times being equiped with L (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Response Force
 
won by 17 (11) of 111 (15.32%)
(9)
In one session while on foot score points 250 times being equiped with S or F (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Rocket Artillery
 
won by 19 (16) of 111 (17.12%)
(8)
In one session while on foot stages score points 250 times being equiped with R or E (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Anti-Tank Artillery
 
won by 23 (19) of 111 (20.72%)
(7)
In one session while on foot score points 250 times being equiped with G, D and I (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Mystic Ops
 
won by 69 (57) of 111 (62.16%)
(4)
In one session while on foot score points 30 times being equiped with Cloud (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Special Ops
 
won by 13 (8) of 111 (11.71%)
(14)
In one session while on foot score points 150 times being equiped with Satellite (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
MS3 Commando
 
won by 18 (12) of 111 (16.22%)
(9)
While on foot score points 500 times without using weapons or slugs or losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth optP1, dif>=No
Metal Squab
 
won by 56 (45) of 111 (50.45%)
(4)
Clear Mission 1 while being fat (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Haunt
 
won by 8 (4) of 111 (7.21%)
(19)
Clear Mission 2 while being a zombie (AES only, P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Carry Out I
 
won by 73 (57) of 111 (65.77%)
(5)
Play through Mission 1 (any route) using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Carry Out II
 
won by 30 (24) of 111 (27.03%)
(8)
Play through Mission 2 (any route) using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Carry Out III
 
won by 19 (13) of 111 (17.12%)
(11)
Play through Mission 3 (any route) using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Carry Out IV
 
won by 16 (9) of 111 (14.41%)
(11)
Play through Mission 4 (any route) using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Carry Out V
 
won by 10 (6) of 111 (9.01%)
(36)
Play through Final Mission using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug I (Huge Hermit)
 
won by 74 (58) of 111 (66.67%)
(4)
Defeat Huge Hermit without losing a life not teking detours (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug II (Monoeyes)
 
won by 30 (21) of 111 (27.03%)
(8)
Defeat Monoeyes without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug III (Monoeye UFO)
 
won by 42 (33) of 111 (37.84%)
(6)
Defeat Monoeye UFO without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug IV (Jupiter King)
 
won by 16 (10) of 111 (14.41%)
(12)
Defeat Jupiter King without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug V (Sol Dae Rokkerr)
 
won by 12 (6) of 111 (10.81%)
(15)
Defeat Sol Dae Rokkerr without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug VI (Hairbuster Riberts)
 
won by 17 (10) of 111 (15.32%)
(11)
Defeat Hairbuster Riberts without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug VII (Hi-Do)
 
won by 14 (7) of 111 (12.61%)
(14)
Defeat Hi-Do without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug VIII (Rugname)
 
won by 13 (7) of 111 (11.71%)
(14)
Defeat Rugname without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug IX (Fake Rootmars)
 
won by 12 (7) of 111 (10.81%)
(14)
Defeat Fake Rootmars without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug X (Cloning Machine)
 
won by 12 (7) of 111 (10.81%)
(14)
Defeat Cloning Machine without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Chug XI (Rootmars)
 
won by 10 (5) of 111 (9.01%)
(15)
Defeat Rootmars without losing a life (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Munition Slug
 
won by 13 (8) of 111 (11.71%)
(14)
Gather 999 of ammo (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Mulligan Slug
 
won by 13 (8) of 111 (11.71%)
(14)
Gather 50 bombs (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Jug
 
won by 8 (6) of 111 (7.21%)
(98)
Score 5 milion points (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Combatant Foundation
 
won by 4 (4) of 111 (3.60%)
(181)
Rescue total of 95 POWs in one game (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Slugger
 
won by 7 (5) of 111 (6.31%)
(118)
Finish the game on hard difficulty (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
Metal Slug 3 1CC
 
won by 9 (6) of 111 (8.11%)
(98)
Play through the game using only one credit (P1, dif>=Normal, oth opt<=default)
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Recent comment(s):
2 Nov 16:17 2018
I guess I was the first to finished this game with limited continues in hardcore. Not bad eh?
2 Nov 21:09 2018
Nice job BerserkerBR!
9 Nov 1:04 2018
interesting
17 Feb 13:56 2019
http://retroachievements.org/viewtopic.php?t=8398 for anyone who have trouble putting AES mode to work
6 Jul 4:59 2019
Gracias Salsa, para quien aun no entienda: El archivo neogeo.zip debe tener neo-epo.bin y neo-po.bin, y estar en la carpeta de las rom fpalpha. En Retroarch: Menu Rapido>Opciones>Force NeoGeo (Mode)> AES. Es el Modo Consola solo 4 coins
6 Jul 5:00 2019
Vayan al hilo que compartio salsa
23 Nov 15:50 2019
First Mastered!!!
18 Dec 23:20 2019
this is the most difficult metal slug in my opinion and looks like it worth so little points compared with the others
17 Jan 21:11 2020
use FBA alpha(FB Edition)v0.2.97.44 with AES system in option in the game. fully can get that archiments
2 Feb 2:14 2020
I've tried everything I can and nothing will get this set to work on RALibRetro.
16 Apr 19:35 2020
waouh in aes only 4 coins to finish the most difficult metal slug...and with default option...very hard
16 Apr 19:43 2020
ok so AES mode no change options and NOTHING what happen with this game? i play with final burn neo the last update. somebody hepl me!!!
16 Apr 19:53 2020
Finalburn2012, final burn neogeo or MAME NO achievement available. where i can found final burn alpha v.2.97.44? sorry...for my english
16 Apr 20:26 2020
finally works thanks salsa, but in AES mode it's impossible to finish this game...
16 Apr 21:08 2020
wait....salsa?is still live??
18 Apr 14:35 2020
please put MVS for people (like me) who want to finish because in AES it's very hard gamethanks
24 Jun 21:38 2020
Salsa is no longer active, I will try to fix this set right after I finish my current projects
25 Jun 0:10 2020
good luck sherry
13 Sep 18:39 2020
All reported achievements have been fixed.
19 Oct 20:16 2020
So disappointed tha the set doesn't work. Tried every solution found but nothing works. Achievements show in the achievements section of the game but DON'T unlock!!!!

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