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Gunstar Heroes (Mega Drive)

Genre:Run and gun
First released:September 9, 1993


There are 20 achievements worth 400 (2692) points.
Authors: amine456, Matheus777, Scott

Forced Ancient Ruins
won by 392 (220) of 814 (48.16%)
Use a Double-Force Weapon in the Ancient Ruins
Lighting Strike
won by 134 (96) of 814 (16.46%)
Use a Double-Lighting Weapon in the Underground Mine
On The Chase
won by 180 (118) of 814 (22.11%)
Use a Double-Chaser Weapon on The Flying Battleship
Fire Starter
won by 114 (88) of 814 (14.00%)
Use a Double-Fire Weapon in Black's Base
Pinky Roader
won by 33 (27) of 814 (4.05%)
Defeat Pink without taking damage in any Difficulty except Easy
won by 84 (61) of 814 (10.32%)
Defeat 2 of the Seven Force's forms in a row without taking damage(Not on Easy)
won by 63 (46) of 814 (7.74%)
Defeat Orange without taking damage in any Difficulty except Easy
Bad Luck
won by 175 (102) of 814 (21.50%)
Take the long road back in Blacks Base
You Made It!
won by 241 (144) of 814 (29.61%)
Defeat Black at his own game!
Black Beat Stepper
won by 128 (87) of 814 (15.72%)
Defeat Black without taking damage in any Difficulty except Easy
Save Yellow
won by 17 (12) of 814 (2.09%)
Defeat Smash Daisaku without taking damage in any Difficulty except Easy
Intergalactic Adventurer
won by 205 (126) of 814 (25.18%)
Continue your battle amongst the stars
Space Timeron Challenge
won by 31 (27) of 814 (3.81%)
Last for 10 minutes against Timeron in Space
won by 167 (107) of 814 (20.52%)
Complete the Game
Gunstar Professional
won by 28 (24) of 814 (3.44%)
Collect all the Gems on Expert Difficulty
won by 0 of 814 (0.00%)
Complete the Game on Expert Difficulty
won by 659 (334) of 814 (80.96%)
Earn over 100,000 points
High Score
won by 229 (120) of 814 (28.13%)
Earn over 500,000 points
Killer Score
won by 193 (100) of 814 (23.71%)
Earn over 1,000,000 points
Fire Away
won by 20 (20) of 814 (2.46%)
Beat the game by using only the Fire weapon in one slot
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Recent comment(s):
10 Apr 1:06 2013
That's an odd one... will add this one to the list. You're doing fantastic work paypaklip!!
10 Apr 1:39 2013
Thanks, I did make a save state with my score so I can just reload it when it gets fixed.
10 Apr 11:43 2013
Good spot! I've fixed this one too, the value it was checking for was completely wrong - also I've fixed the 'Blacks Base' achievements above, they were checking the wrong values. If you have any more trouble, please drop me a message and I'll help sort i
10 Apr 11:43 2013
*sort it! Note to self, fix comment length issue lol
11 Apr 13:58 2013
Thanks, I'll try it out!
12 Apr 17:10 2013
Still can't get it to work. Might I have to start a new game?
17 Apr 21:54 2013
Shouldn't have to... let me check once more...
17 Apr 22:03 2013
Fixed, and posted your achievement for you. Thanks for being patient while we fix this!
8 Oct 23:29 2015
I got an issue with "Save Yellow", I've tried three times and nothing...
9 Oct 9:17 2015
Noted I will look into it. Thanks for the report !
9 Oct 16:18 2015
10 Oct 23:47 2015
Weird, I tested the achievement and it worked fine can you give me more details of your case ?
13 Oct 20:00 2015
I simply kill him (he doesn't hits me in this process) but nothing happens; no trophy.
13 Oct 23:51 2015
I don't know why, but i could only do it when i play without the hardcore mode... sad. ;/
14 Oct 3:49 2015
Finally!! I changed my version for Gunstar Heroes (E)[!] and it works! (:
15 Oct 0:08 2015
Well that's weird it works with the european version and not the US version, because I use the USA one.
30 Oct 3:33 2015
Idk as well...
28 Mar 1:06 2017
I've done Fire Away and the Cheevo don't unlocked, does anyone knows why?
3 Apr 5:48 2017
yes actually you have to play on European version to unlock Save Yellow,Thanks for the tip Roger MDR, I'll try Fire Away next since didn't popped for me as well.
30 Dec 1:52 2017
hey guys did fire away on the us and E roms and it hasn't popped. can we get this fixed please?

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Get the most points without continue in Easy Mode
Get the most points without continue in Normal Mode
Get the most points without continue in Hard Mode
Get the most points without continue in Expert Mode