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Sonic 3 & Knuckles (Mega Drive)

Developer:Sonic Team
Publisher:Sega
Genre:Platformer
First released:October, 1994
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 53 achievements worth 546 (1956) points.
Authors: (39), (14).

 
Angel Island Zone
 
won by 1796 (914) of 2529 (71.02%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 1252 (703) of 2529 (49.51%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 899 (543) of 2529 (35.55%)
(6)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 877 (525) of 2529 (34.68%)
(7)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 812 (485) of 2529 (32.11%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 795 (479) of 2529 (31.44%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 719 (440) of 2529 (28.43%)
(7)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 676 (417) of 2529 (26.73%)
(16)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 638 (396) of 2529 (25.23%)
(17)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 591 (374) of 2529 (23.37%)
(18)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 608 (374) of 2529 (24.04%)
(8)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 581 (362) of 2529 (22.97%)
(18)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 533 (334) of 2529 (21.08%)
(19)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 517 (321) of 2529 (20.44%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 405 (255) of 2529 (16.01%)
(58)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 240 (175) of 2529 (9.49%)
(35)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 208 (162) of 2529 (8.22%)
(100)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 226 (181) of 2529 (8.94%)
(37)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 207 (166) of 2529 (8.19%)
(101)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 822 (472) of 2529 (32.50%)
(14)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 311 (206) of 2529 (12.30%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 184 (158) of 2529 (7.28%)
(110)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 180 (147) of 2529 (7.12%)
(45)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 200 (162) of 2529 (7.91%)
(41)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 283 (206) of 2529 (11.19%)
(31)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 1525 (805) of 2529 (60.30%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 1698 (885) of 2529 (67.14%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 752 (430) of 2529 (29.74%)
(15)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 488 (302) of 2529 (19.30%)
(51)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 1743 (893) of 2529 (68.92%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 1005 (553) of 2529 (39.74%)
(13)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 962 (532) of 2529 (38.04%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 618 (374) of 2529 (24.44%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 310 (270) of 2529 (12.26%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 280 (245) of 2529 (11.07%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 265 (234) of 2529 (10.48%)
(16)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 265 (235) of 2529 (10.48%)
(16)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 286 (244) of 2529 (11.31%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 245 (218) of 2529 (9.69%)
(35)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 335 (234) of 2529 (13.25%)
(13)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 528 (330) of 2529 (20.88%)
(19)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I'm Outta Here!
 
won by 692 (420) of 2529 (27.36%)
(8)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 103 (95) of 2529 (4.07%)
(75)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 86 (76) of 2529 (3.40%)
(223)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 461 (283) of 2529 (18.23%)
(10)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 128 (109) of 2529 (5.06%)
(155)
Reach Great Eggman Robo without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap's Treasure
 
won by 481 (308) of 2529 (19.02%)
(10)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 152 (122) of 2529 (6.01%)
(52)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 91 (82) of 2529 (3.60%)
(210)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 256 (170) of 2529 (10.12%)
(34)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity's Treasure
 
won by 149 (129) of 2529 (5.89%)
(53)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can't Touch This
 
won by 178 (133) of 2529 (7.04%)
(114)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 362 (232) of 2529 (14.31%)
(2)
Activate Cheats. NOTE - You cannot get other achievements with cheats.
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Recent comment(s):
14 Feb 14:43 2017
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
How can I get the "King of the Hill" achievement?
9 Apr 8:54 2017
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
It was fun : )
3 Aug 19:43 2017
this is my favorite "plateformer"
7 Sep 4:11 2017
& Knuckles
7 Sep 14:02 2017
& Knuckles
15 Oct 14:41 2017
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
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
"Perfect all bonus stage" missing....
27 Nov 3:45 2017
the new nemesis knuckles is a chuckle in the knuckle
13 Apr 5:19 2019
& Knuckles
28 Mar 11:25 2020
I really enjoyed this set. It was just the right amount of challenge without being outright impossible like some sets can be.
29 Apr 16:28 2020
Does the ROM that you get when buying S3&K on Steam not count? I bought it on Steam (it's a part of the Mega Drive Classics) and they give you a ROM you can use in any emulator. I used it in RetroArch with achievements on and I wasn't getting any.
27 May 17:59 2020
Mastered back in my quest days. "Do the M.J." achievement was a challenging one. As someone already said, the set lacks of "Perfect Bonus" on all Special Stages built in one achievement or two separately: one for Sonic 3 and other for Sonic & Knuckles
27 May 18:05 2020
One curiosity of this lock-on feature is that Launch Base Zone is easier than it was presented in Sonic 3 and has fewer death traps in comparison.
14 Jun 5:32 2020
& Knuckels
1 Jul 19:55 2020
Mastered & knuckles
21 Jul 23:56 2020
Perfect game, amazing set. Of course this gets a mastery.
4 Sep 20:33 2020
Mastered! Really great set for my favorite Sonic game :) I enjoyed all the exploration achievements!

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2020-11-24 18:13:13
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2020-10-06 01:56:24
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2020-09-04 20:31:30
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2020-09-02 11:07:10
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2020-08-27 01:24:52

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