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Contra: The Alien Wars (Game Boy)

Developer:Factor 5
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Run and Gun
First released:October 1994

Achievements

There are 22 achievements worth 400 (1026) points.
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Spray And Pray
 
won by 241 (154) of 252 (95.63%)
(5)
Get The Spread Weapon Upgrade
Armor Up
 
won by 240 (152) of 252 (95.24%)
(5)
Get The Barrier Item
Shooting With Your Eyes Closed
 
won by 209 (146) of 252 (82.94%)
(5)
Get The Homing Shot Weapon Upgrade
Crush Your Enemies
 
won by 178 (136) of 252 (70.63%)
(5)
Get The Crush Gun Weapon Upgrade
The Roof Is On Fire
 
won by 107 (83) of 252 (42.46%)
(7)
Get The Flame Thrower Weapon Upgrade
Level 1 Completed (Normal)
 
won by 109 (90) of 252 (43.25%)
(22)
Complete Level 1 on Normal
Level 2 Completed (Normal)
 
won by 85 (69) of 252 (33.73%)
(26)
Complete Level 2 on Normal
Level 3 Completed (Normal)
 
won by 74 (58) of 252 (29.37%)
(28)
Complete Level 3 on Normal
Level 4 Completed (Normal)
 
won by 69 (55) of 252 (27.38%)
(29)
Complete Level 4 on Normal
Level 5 Completed (Normal)
 
won by 57 (45) of 252 (22.62%)
(34)
Beat the Game on Normal
Level 1 Completed (Hard)
 
won by 56 (47) of 252 (22.22%)
(46)
Complete Level 1 on Hard
Level 2 Completed (Hard)
 
won by 54 (45) of 252 (21.43%)
(47)
Complete Level 2 on Hard
Level 3 Completed (Hard)
 
won by 49 (41) of 252 (19.44%)
(51)
Complete Level 3 on Hard
Level 4 Completed (Hard)
 
won by 44 (36) of 252 (17.46%)
(55)
Complete Level 4 on Hard
Level 5 Completed (Hard)
 
won by 42 (34) of 252 (16.67%)
(57)
Beat the Game on Hard
Level 1 Completed (Maniac)
 
won by 52 (40) of 252 (20.63%)
(61)
Complete Level 1 on Maniac
Level 2 Completed (Maniac)
 
won by 47 (36) of 252 (18.65%)
(66)
Complete Level 2 on Maniac
Level 3 Completed (Maniac)
 
won by 41 (30) of 252 (16.27%)
(73)
Complete Level 3 on Maniac
Level 4 Completed (Maniac)
 
won by 39 (29) of 252 (15.48%)
(76)
Complete Level 4 on Maniac
Level 5 Completed (Maniac)
 
won by 38 (29) of 252 (15.08%)
(78)
Beat the Game on Maniac
Real Veteran
 
won by 36 (29) of 252 (14.29%)
(147)
Don't Die
Only the basics
 
won by 34 (29) of 252 (13.49%)
(103)
Complete The Game With Standard Weapon Only
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Recent comment(s):
13 Mar 19:51 2018
GAMERJET
I recently watched a longplay of this game on youtube and was surprised how well they did for the technology when compared to the SNES version. Looking forward to playing more contra!
19 Jul 15:28 2018
JAM
Try this. https://retroachievements.org/Game/11109
20 Jul 4:37 2018
GAMERJET
That's interesting how the unlicensed versions are ported on to an older system.
11 Apr 17:04 2019
NgNvNn
Is not protected against the code to skip levels, at least "real veteran" and "Only the basics" triggered using the code.

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