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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 (1466) points.
Authors: blazethecat, Totaya

 
Angel Island Zone
 
won by 888 (423) of 1266 (70.14%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 620 (321) of 1266 (48.97%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 400 (235) of 1266 (31.60%)
(7)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 440 (248) of 1266 (34.76%)
(7)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 408 (227) of 1266 (32.23%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 394 (217) of 1266 (31.12%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 354 (205) of 1266 (27.96%)
(8)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 329 (192) of 1266 (25.99%)
(8)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 301 (179) of 1266 (23.78%)
(8)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 269 (173) of 1266 (21.25%)
(9)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 294 (176) of 1266 (23.22%)
(9)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 277 (168) of 1266 (21.88%)
(9)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 258 (155) of 1266 (20.38%)
(19)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 259 (156) of 1266 (20.46%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 211 (135) of 1266 (16.67%)
(22)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 126 (94) of 1266 (9.95%)
(34)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 104 (82) of 1266 (8.21%)
(40)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 111 (91) of 1266 (8.77%)
(38)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 103 (86) of 1266 (8.14%)
(40)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 398 (225) of 1266 (31.44%)
(14)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 160 (107) of 1266 (12.64%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 106 (92) of 1266 (8.37%)
(59)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 97 (80) of 1266 (7.66%)
(42)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 105 (87) of 1266 (8.29%)
(39)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 148 (115) of 1266 (11.69%)
(30)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 862 (423) of 1266 (68.09%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 829 (421) of 1266 (65.48%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 408 (224) of 1266 (32.23%)
(14)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 258 (157) of 1266 (20.38%)
(29)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 884 (404) of 1266 (69.83%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 539 (264) of 1266 (42.58%)
(6)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 494 (253) of 1266 (39.02%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 322 (187) of 1266 (25.43%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 164 (144) of 1266 (12.95%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 151 (133) of 1266 (11.93%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 144 (128) of 1266 (11.37%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 147 (131) of 1266 (11.61%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 161 (136) of 1266 (12.72%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 128 (114) of 1266 (10.11%)
(33)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 140 (98) of 1266 (11.06%)
(15)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 235 (138) of 1266 (18.56%)
(21)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I\
 
won by 293 (166) of 1266 (23.14%)
(9)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 36 (35) of 1266 (2.84%)
(157)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 31 (26) of 1266 (2.45%)
(180)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 204 (117) of 1266 (16.11%)
(11)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 48 (42) of 1266 (3.79%)
(80)
Complete Death Egg Zone without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap\
 
won by 212 (127) of 1266 (16.75%)
(11)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 65 (51) of 1266 (5.13%)
(30)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 33 (32) of 1266 (2.61%)
(113)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 99 (68) of 1266 (7.82%)
(41)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity\
 
won by 59 (54) of 1266 (4.66%)
(33)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can\
 
won by 73 (56) of 1266 (5.77%)
(54)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 131 (83) of 1266 (10.35%)
(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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