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Gradius III (SNES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Scrolling shooter
First released:December 11, 1989

Achievements

There are 58 achievements worth 400 (2021) points.
 
Sand Storm
 
won by 134 (77) of 358 (37.43%)
(3)
Clear Stage 1 by defeating Goliath
Aqua Illusion
 
won by 88 (52) of 358 (24.58%)
(4)
Clear Stage 2 by defeating Bubble Eye
In The Wind
 
won by 51 (31) of 358 (14.25%)
(5)
Clear Stage 3 by defeating Big Core Mk-III
Easter Stone
 
won by 49 (29) of 358 (13.69%)
(5)
Clear Stage 4 by defeating Twin Vaif
Fire Scramble
 
won by 43 (24) of 358 (12.01%)
(6)
Clear Stage 5 by defeating Gorgon
Cosmo Plant
 
won by 38 (24) of 358 (10.61%)
(6)
Clear Stage 6 by defeating Bloat Weed
Accident Road
 
won by 34 (21) of 358 (9.50%)
(7)
Clear Stage 7 by defeating Beacon
Multi Core
 
won by 34 (20) of 358 (9.50%)
(7)
Clear Stage 8 by defeating Dellinger Core
Mechanical Base
 
won by 32 (19) of 358 (8.94%)
(7)
Clear Stage 9 by defeating Shadow Gear Mk-II
Unpleasant Cell
 
won by 32 (19) of 358 (8.94%)
(26)
Clear Stage 10 by defeating Bacterion
Goliath
 
won by 75 (53) of 358 (20.95%)
(4)
Hurriedly give Goliath critical damage without using Laser weapons
Bubble Eye
 
won by 33 (27) of 358 (9.22%)
(7)
Hurriedly give Bubble Eye critical damage without using Laser weapons
Big Core Mk-III
 
won by 20 (17) of 358 (5.59%)
(11)
Hurriedly give Big Core Mk-III critical damage without using Laser weapons
Twin Vaif
 
won by 25 (20) of 358 (6.98%)
(9)
Hurriedly give Twin Vaif critical damage without using Laser weapons
Gorgon
 
won by 22 (17) of 358 (6.15%)
(10)
Hurriedly give Gorgon critical damage without using Laser weapons
Bloat Weed
 
won by 17 (13) of 358 (4.75%)
(13)
Hurriedly give Bloat Weed critical damage without using Laser weapons
Beacon
 
won by 18 (14) of 358 (5.03%)
(12)
Hurriedly give Beacon critical damage without using Laser weapons
Death
 
won by 16 (13) of 358 (4.47%)
(14)
Hurriedly give Death critical damage without using Laser weapons
Crystal Core
 
won by 11 (9) of 358 (3.07%)
(19)
Hurriedly give Crystal Core critical damage without using Laser weapons
Big Core Mk-II
 
won by 17 (14) of 358 (4.75%)
(13)
Hurriedly give Big Core Mk-II critical damage without using Laser weapons
Covered Core
 
won by 14 (12) of 358 (3.91%)
(15)
Hurriedly give Covered Core critical damage without using Laser weapons
Dellinger Core
 
won by 12 (10) of 358 (3.35%)
(18)
Hurriedly give Covered Core critical damage without using Laser weapons
Disrupt
 
won by 13 (10) of 358 (3.63%)
(16)
Hurriedly give Disrupt critical damage without using Laser weapons
Shadow Gear Mk-II
 
won by 19 (16) of 358 (5.31%)
(12)
Give Shadow Gear Mk-II critical damage without using Laser weapons
Bacterion
 
won by 17 (14) of 358 (4.75%)
(13)
Hurriedly give Bacterion critical damage without using Laser weapons
Galactic Hunter I (Sand Dragons)
 
won by 163 (87) of 358 (45.53%)
(3)
Destroy 3 Sand Dragons on Stage 1
Galactic Hunter II (Dagumu Hatches)
 
won by 41 (30) of 358 (11.45%)
(10)
Destroy 24 Dagumu Hatches on Stages 1-4
Galactic Hunter III (Iron Maidens)
 
won by 25 (17) of 358 (6.98%)
(9)
Destroy 24 Iron Maidens on Stage 3
Galactic Hunter IV (Moai)
 
won by 28 (18) of 358 (7.82%)
(8)
Destroy 50 Moais on Stage 4
Galactic Hunter V (Green Cones)
 
won by 40 (24) of 358 (11.17%)
(6)
Destroy 6 Green Cones on Stage 6
Galactic Hunter VI (Red Canons)
 
won by 32 (19) of 358 (8.94%)
(7)
Destroy 50 Red Canons on Stage 7
Galactic Hunter VII (Zubs)
 
won by 25 (16) of 358 (6.98%)
(9)
Destroy 45 Zubs on Stage 8
Galactic Hunter VIII (Gaomu Hatches)
 
won by 27 (17) of 358 (7.54%)
(9)
Destroy 6 Dagumu Hatches on Stage 9
Galactic Hunter IX (Guarmaids)
 
won by 13 (8) of 358 (3.63%)
(22)
Destroy 7 Guarmaids on Stage 9
Galactic Hunter X (Tentacle Golems)
 
won by 15 (10) of 358 (4.19%)
(14)
Destroy 10 Tentacle Golems on Stage 10
Lucky Zone I (Extra Lives)
 
won by 11 (10) of 358 (3.07%)
(19)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 1
Lucky Zone I (Bonus Points)
 
won by 10 (8) of 358 (2.79%)
(21)
Collect 35 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 1
Lucky Zone II (Extra Lives)
 
won by 10 (9) of 358 (2.79%)
(21)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 2
Lucky Zone II (Bonus Points)
 
won by 12 (10) of 358 (3.35%)
(18)
Collect 30 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 2
Lucky Zone III (Extra Lives)
 
won by 9 (7) of 358 (2.51%)
(23)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 3
Lucky Zone III (Bonus Points)
 
won by 9 (8) of 358 (2.51%)
(23)
Collect 40 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 3
Lucky Zone IV (Extra Lives)
 
won by 10 (8) of 358 (2.79%)
(21)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 4
Lucky Zone IV (Bonus Points)
 
won by 10 (8) of 358 (2.79%)
(21)
Collect 30 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 4
Lucky Zone V (Extra Lives)
 
won by 11 (9) of 358 (3.07%)
(19)
Gain 2 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 5
Lucky Zone V (Bonus Points)
 
won by 10 (8) of 358 (2.79%)
(21)
Collect 35 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 5
Half of It Honestly
 
won by 16 (14) of 358 (4.47%)
(46)
Have 15 lives
Lucrative Pilot
 
won by 22 (15) of 358 (6.15%)
(35)
Earn 500000 points before the end of the game (1st loop only)
Power Collector
 
won by 22 (12) of 358 (6.15%)
(35)
Collect at least 250 power-ups in one game
Paradox Lost Again
 
won by 24 (14) of 358 (6.70%)
(33)
Complete the game without entering secret areas
Fuel Conservation
 
won by 25 (21) of 358 (6.98%)
(64)
Clear stages 1 to 4 while not upgrading the speed
Bacterion Wiper Returns
 
won by 12 (11) of 358 (3.35%)
(90)
Complete the Second Loop
Lasers are for Wussies
 
won by 12 (10) of 358 (3.35%)
(90)
Complete the game without using lasers
The Long Lone Trip Part 3
 
won by 8 (8) of 358 (2.23%)
(175)
Complete the game without using options
From Legend to Myth
 
won by 17 (12) of 358 (4.75%)
(66)
Complete the game on Hard difficulty (or higher)
I\
 
won by 7 (6) of 358 (1.96%)
The Ace of Space
 
won by 24 (15) of 358 (6.70%)
(49)
Complete the game without using continues
Historic Solidier 1989
 
won by 13 (13) of 358 (3.63%)
(224)
Complete the game without losing a life
Crystal-Clear Vic Viper 3.0
 
won by 12 (12) of 358 (3.35%)
(301)
Complete the game without losing a life (no shields and no reduction)
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Recent comment(s):
01 Oct 16:13
Keilbaca
Is there a way to detect difficulty clears?
10 Aug 13:09
Salsa
All achievements are for normal difficulty or higher (unless it's specified in the description). Everything is protected against cheat codes.
10 Aug 13:09
Salsa
Using Mega Crush and collecting blue power-ups while doing "Galactic Hunter" achievements, may cause not getting desired achievement (every kill must be counted seperately).
11 Aug 19:39
TrullLord
nice nice nice achievements
30 Nov 14:33
sireture
Beating the game without any options with quite literally be a nightmare.

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