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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 (1487) points.
Authors: blazethecat, Totaya

 
Angel Island Zone
 
won by 790 (381) of 1120 (70.54%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 568 (296) of 1120 (50.71%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 364 (218) of 1120 (32.50%)
(7)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 404 (231) of 1120 (36.07%)
(6)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 374 (211) of 1120 (33.39%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 366 (205) of 1120 (32.68%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 329 (194) of 1120 (29.38%)
(7)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 305 (181) of 1120 (27.23%)
(8)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 282 (169) of 1120 (25.18%)
(8)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 248 (162) of 1120 (22.14%)
(9)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 272 (165) of 1120 (24.29%)
(8)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 255 (157) of 1120 (22.77%)
(9)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 239 (145) of 1120 (21.34%)
(19)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 240 (146) of 1120 (21.43%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 196 (126) of 1120 (17.50%)
(22)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 115 (85) of 1120 (10.27%)
(33)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 94 (74) of 1120 (8.39%)
(40)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 101 (83) of 1120 (9.02%)
(37)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 93 (78) of 1120 (8.30%)
(40)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 350 (208) of 1120 (31.25%)
(15)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 144 (100) of 1120 (12.86%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 96 (84) of 1120 (8.57%)
(59)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 90 (75) of 1120 (8.04%)
(42)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 93 (78) of 1120 (8.30%)
(40)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 136 (108) of 1120 (12.14%)
(29)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 765 (385) of 1120 (68.30%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 747 (385) of 1120 (66.70%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 375 (211) of 1120 (33.48%)
(14)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 237 (146) of 1120 (21.16%)
(29)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 801 (370) of 1120 (71.52%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 503 (248) of 1120 (44.91%)
(6)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 452 (233) of 1120 (40.36%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 298 (176) of 1120 (26.61%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 151 (133) of 1120 (13.48%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 139 (123) of 1120 (12.41%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 131 (118) of 1120 (11.70%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 135 (121) of 1120 (12.05%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 147 (126) of 1120 (13.12%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 116 (104) of 1120 (10.36%)
(33)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 128 (94) of 1120 (11.43%)
(15)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 212 (127) of 1120 (18.93%)
(21)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I\
 
won by 264 (156) of 1120 (23.57%)
(9)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 30 (29) of 1120 (2.68%)
(169)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 29 (26) of 1120 (2.59%)
(180)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 186 (109) of 1120 (16.61%)
(11)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 43 (37) of 1120 (3.84%)
(80)
Complete Death Egg Zone without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap\
 
won by 192 (115) of 1120 (17.14%)
(11)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 60 (49) of 1120 (5.36%)
(30)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 29 (28) of 1120 (2.59%)
(120)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 85 (61) of 1120 (7.59%)
(44)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity\
 
won by 51 (46) of 1120 (4.55%)
(35)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can\
 
won by 63 (50) of 1120 (5.62%)
(57)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 123 (78) of 1120 (10.98%)
(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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