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Sonic 3 and Knuckles (Mega Drive)

Developer:Sonic Team
Publisher:Sega
Genre:Platformer
First released:October, 1994

Achievements

There are 53 achievements worth 400 (1516) points.
Authors: blazethecat, Totaya

 
Angel Island Zone
 
won by 743 (351) of 1047 (70.96%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 534 (275) of 1047 (51.00%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 334 (198) of 1047 (31.90%)
(7)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 377 (212) of 1047 (36.01%)
(6)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 351 (192) of 1047 (33.52%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 339 (185) of 1047 (32.38%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 303 (175) of 1047 (28.94%)
(7)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 283 (165) of 1047 (27.03%)
(8)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 262 (154) of 1047 (25.02%)
(8)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 230 (149) of 1047 (21.97%)
(9)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 253 (152) of 1047 (24.16%)
(8)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 236 (143) of 1047 (22.54%)
(9)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 222 (134) of 1047 (21.20%)
(19)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 223 (135) of 1047 (21.30%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 182 (116) of 1047 (17.38%)
(22)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 110 (82) of 1047 (10.51%)
(33)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 89 (71) of 1047 (8.50%)
(39)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 94 (78) of 1047 (8.98%)
(37)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 86 (73) of 1047 (8.21%)
(40)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 327 (193) of 1047 (31.23%)
(15)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 134 (91) of 1047 (12.80%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 88 (77) of 1047 (8.40%)
(60)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 84 (70) of 1047 (8.02%)
(42)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 86 (72) of 1047 (8.21%)
(41)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 128 (101) of 1047 (12.23%)
(29)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 710 (352) of 1047 (67.81%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 693 (349) of 1047 (66.19%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 354 (196) of 1047 (33.81%)
(14)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 222 (135) of 1047 (21.20%)
(29)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 752 (339) of 1047 (71.82%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 477 (227) of 1047 (45.56%)
(6)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 425 (214) of 1047 (40.59%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 276 (159) of 1047 (26.36%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 144 (126) of 1047 (13.75%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 132 (116) of 1047 (12.61%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 124 (111) of 1047 (11.84%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 128 (114) of 1047 (12.23%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 139 (119) of 1047 (13.28%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 109 (97) of 1047 (10.41%)
(33)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 115 (83) of 1047 (10.98%)
(16)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 196 (114) of 1047 (18.72%)
(21)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I\
 
won by 241 (140) of 1047 (23.02%)
(9)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 28 (28) of 1047 (2.67%)
(169)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 26 (24) of 1047 (2.48%)
(182)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 172 (98) of 1047 (16.43%)
(11)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 36 (31) of 1047 (3.44%)
(89)
Complete Death Egg Zone without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap\
 
won by 180 (105) of 1047 (17.19%)
(11)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 54 (44) of 1047 (5.16%)
(31)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 25 (25) of 1047 (2.39%)
(126)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 76 (55) of 1047 (7.26%)
(46)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity\
 
won by 44 (40) of 1047 (4.20%)
(37)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can\
 
won by 54 (43) of 1047 (5.16%)
(62)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 109 (68) of 1047 (10.41%)
(16)
Activate Cheats. NOTE - You cannot get other achievements with cheats.
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Recent comment(s):
15 Jun 7:36 2016
Jungon
I'll try again, did the MJ twice already and no achieving @_@
17 Jun 6:39 2016
blazethecat
Did you perfect it? You have to perfect it, it's in the achievement.
21 Jun 22:20 2016
Jungon
Course I did, and no pausing.
2 Jul 4:29 2016
decimic
The Hyper Knuckles Victory achievement did not trigger. I did this multiple times, and even with a new save file.
25 Aug 2:18 2016
an7xuan
It suddenly trigger the knuckles achievement when i went to level select (with sound menu) with all the chaos emeralds, i beatmecha sonic from level select and it triggered
24 Sep 9:36 2016
decimic
@an7xuan I just tried this and it did indeed trigger for me when I did that.
21 Oct 2:19 2016
celestorion
I can confirm that Do the MJ is broken, as I have beaten it as Tails, no pausing, bounced off of the Star sphere, perfected it with all rings, did not bounce twice, still no achievement.
4 Nov 19:05 2016
matheus2653
"Hyper Knuckles Victory" is fixed now.
18 Jan 1:53 2017
celestorion
Anyone know of a good spot to get past the top of the screen in Mushroom Hill? I'm at my wits end on this one.
14 Feb 14:43 2017
AlanRoxdale
This game really needs a score based leaderboard.Scores in this game usually tend to be ignored, but it would a fun addition to the achievements system to see these included in some way.
9 Apr 6:03 2017
RetroMaster
How can I get the "King of the Hill" achievement?
9 Apr 8:54 2017
an7xuan
Use knuckles in act 2 and go to the top path. After you pass a giant ring, you enter the "white " part of the stage. As soon as you enter, you will see a mushroom next to a wall with a spring; grab that wall and climb it to the top.
22 Jul 2:51 2017
TheEmpress
It was fun : )
3 Aug 19:43 2017
Ostoro
this is my favorite "plateformer"
7 Sep 4:11 2017
kdecks
& Knuckles
7 Sep 14:02 2017
HardcoreGamer
& Knuckles
15 Oct 14:41 2017
blazethecat
Do The M.J. seems to be the most reported achievement. I'll be sure to look into it pretty soon to be sure.
15 Oct 14:43 2017
blazethecat
Score-based leaderboards are nice, but there's really no true way to get a lot of points in the game without grabbing loads of rings or finishing the act with 9:59 left, and any possible score challenge is ruined by Launch Base Zone bird spawners.
27 Oct 15:32 2017
TheEmpress
"Perfect all bonus stage" missing....
27 Nov 3:45 2017
EmrldGamin
the new nemesis knuckles is a chuckle in the knuckle

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