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River City Ransom (NES)

Developer:Technos
Publisher:Technos (N. America, Japan), Infogrames (Europe)
Genre:RPG Beat
First released:April 1989

Achievements

There are 41 achievements worth 400 (1116) points.
Authors: Rimitto

 
Beating a dead Moose
 
won by 245 (160) of 685 (35.77%)
(8)
Defeat Moose.
Runaway Duo
 
won by 156 (119) of 685 (22.77%)
(22)
Defeat Bonnie and Clyde
Was that a mid-boss?
 
won by 140 (107) of 685 (20.44%)
(11)
Defeat Rocko.
Whip vs Blade
 
won by 120 (92) of 685 (17.52%)
(26)
Defeat Blade.
The Party Zombie
 
won by 123 (93) of 685 (17.96%)
(26)
Defeat Turk.
Groovy, baby~!
 
won by 126 (101) of 685 (18.39%)
(25)
Defeat Mojo.
Zombie God
 
won by 108 (85) of 685 (15.77%)
(29)
Defeat Thor.
The Runaway Duo... again?
 
won by 121 (94) of 685 (17.66%)
(40)
Defeat Bonnie and Clyde.. Again.
Gate Keeper
 
won by 109 (85) of 685 (15.91%)
(29)
Defeat Ivan and enter River City High School.
Cleanup Time
 
won by 109 (84) of 685 (15.91%)
(29)
Defeat Otis.
Twin Dragons
 
won by 106 (85) of 685 (15.47%)
(44)
Defeat the Randy and Andy.
Shopping Emergency!
 
won by 84 (68) of 685 (12.26%)
(17)
'Rescue' Cyndi.
Honor Student
 
won by 117 (93) of 685 (17.08%)
(54)
Defeat Simon and win the game.
Rock Hard
 
won by 160 (116) of 685 (23.36%)
(6)
Learn the 'Stone Hands' Technique.
Sweet Chin Music
 
won by 167 (124) of 685 (24.38%)
(6)
Learn the 'Dragon Feet' Technique.
The Boy Wonder!
 
won by 125 (101) of 685 (18.25%)
(7)
Learn the 'Acro Circus' Technique.
Olympic Training
 
won by 90 (71) of 685 (13.14%)
(10)
Learn the 'Javelin Man' Technique.
Dirty Fighting
 
won by 100 (78) of 685 (14.60%)
(9)
Learn the 'Fatal Steps' Technique.
Hardcore Champion
 
won by 101 (78) of 685 (14.74%)
(9)
Learn the 'Grand Slam' Technique.
Maybe just a smile?
 
won by 494 (286) of 685 (72.12%)
(11)
Acquire $25
Sushi Tonight!
 
won by 183 (110) of 685 (26.72%)
(19)
Acquire $60
Sushi Every Night!!
 
won by 168 (103) of 685 (24.53%)
(41)
Acquire $90
Banged Up
 
won by 83 (66) of 685 (12.12%)
(10)
Hit a single enemy 50 times in a row.
Bar Fight
 
won by 78 (64) of 685 (11.39%)
(11)
Hit a single enemy 100 times in a row.
Grudge Match
 
won by 79 (65) of 685 (11.53%)
(11)
Hit a single enemy 150 times in a row.
Mercy Rule?
 
won by 77 (64) of 685 (11.24%)
(11)
Hit a single enemy 200 times in a row.
Do you even lift brah?
 
won by 102 (85) of 685 (14.89%)
(45)
Max out Strength.
Come at me Bro
 
won by 109 (91) of 685 (15.91%)
(43)
Max out Defense.
Air Bender
 
won by 106 (88) of 685 (15.47%)
(44)
Max out Agility.
Fisting Master
 
won by 97 (80) of 685 (14.16%)
(47)
Max out Punch.
Trial of the Dragon
 
won by 104 (86) of 685 (15.18%)
(45)
Max out Kick.
Blunt Force Drama
 
won by 98 (81) of 685 (14.31%)
(47)
Max out Weapon.
Up Up and Away
 
won by 99 (82) of 685 (14.45%)
(47)
Max out Throwing.
John Cena Mode
 
won by 136 (107) of 685 (19.85%)
(36)
Max out Will Power.
Vigorous!
 
won by 126 (100) of 685 (18.39%)
(38)
Max out Max Power.
Fully Stocked
 
won by 82 (68) of 685 (11.97%)
(73)
Gather 5 Karma Jolts in the last 5 inventory slots.
Get Back Up!!!
 
won by 628 (315) of 685 (91.68%)
(5)
We all get our asses kicked sometimes..
Jujutsu Master
 
won by 69 (56) of 685 (10.07%)
(84)
Perform the ultimate secret technique!
Everything is Bigger..
 
won by 93 (75) of 685 (13.58%)
(9)
Acquire a pair of Texas Boots.
Welcome to the Velvet Room
 
won by 114 (95) of 685 (16.64%)
(14)
Find Merlin's Mystery Shop.
Dat Ass
 
won by 127 (98) of 685 (18.54%)
(18)
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Recent comment(s):
5 Jun 15:33 2015
Rimitto
Just a heads up, for all the boss achievements, you will have to let their coin actually spawn. Don't be impatient.
5 Jun 17:57 2015
Rimitto
also it does arek, you have to "master" it.
22 Jul 3:16 2015
Jornalero
Dat Ass
28 Jul 14:47 2015
SuperScopeSix
Anyone else have a problem getting "Shopping Emergency!" to trigger? Does it have to be on the hardest setting?
6 Oct 17:27 2015
Schlimtor
After you beat the Dragon Twins, enter one of the classrooms on the left before heading up to the roof to fight Simon. She's being held captive in one of those rooms.
6 Oct 21:56 2015
SuperScopeSix
Oh, thanks! I always thought she was the girl on the roof!
10 Oct 8:12 2015
Mutawarrior
I linked both the Street Gangs and the Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari roms to this profile/entry.
23 Sep 7:16 2016
JaredRyan
Why no achievement for advanced difficulty?
20 Nov 5:21 2016
soulrider25
I normally don't like beat 'em ups but this game is so wacky and fun!
3 Dec 19:53 2016
Rimitto
because advanced difficulty only changes the groups you fight and can be modified at any point in time in the game. There would be no logical, feasible, or reasonable reason to make or attempt to make such an achievement.
1 Jul 3:06 2017
meleu
I would like to suggest a cheevo: type a password correctly. :-)
23 Aug 15:34 2017
JagOfTroy
Having issues with Rocko's achievement currently. I wait for the dialogue and the coin to spawn but hasn't been working.
25 Aug 17:05 2017
JagOfTroy
I noticed I had problems getting the boss achievements to pop if I was on Advanced. I switched to Novice and boom, it worked.
1 Sep 10:27 2017
twin0mega
Boss achievements aren't working for me. Just finished the game on novice. Only got a couple boss achievements. Seems somethings wrong with it. And yes, I waited for he coin to drop and I collected it.
1 Sep 14:44 2017
JagOfTroy
I just did this recently. They were working fine once I changed the difficulty. Not sure besides that how to get it working properly but it does. I think it has something to do with the spec. amount you get when you pick up the coin from the boss.
5 Sep 0:25 2017
twin0mega
(part1) Here's how I got it working. Started out in Advanced, switched to Novice in-game (not sure this part matters). But here's where I got it working. I waited till the bosses finished their speech entirely before attacking.
5 Sep 0:26 2017
twin0mega
(part2) After I killed them, I let the coin sit and bounce for a bit...then the achievement popped up. Then I collected the coin. Seems to work on all bosses.
5 Sep 2:37 2017
JagOfTroy
Yea, that's pretty much what I did too.
10 Jan 15:14 2018
Eringobrad
Unlocked all the achievements but jujutsu master. I know in general what you're supposed to do but can't pull it off! Is my timing off or is there something I'm missing here?
8 May 11:16 2018
shotobro
is there a trick to hitting an enemy 200 times without them dying? Do i need to have horrible stats and attempt to beat on a boss that blocks all my moves or something? Thanks for any help

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Rimitto
800
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800
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800
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shindt
800
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Schlimtor
800
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800
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800
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