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Contra (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Action » Platformer » 2D
First released:February 1988
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 40 achievements worth 533 (3497) points.
Authors: Scootaloo (16), Salsa (15), Rdannylor2 (8), Scott (1).

 
Jungle Fever
 
won by 5527 (3179) of 6407 (86.27%)
(5)
Clear Stage 1
Bomb The Base
 
won by 4291 (2545) of 6407 (66.97%)
(5)
Clear Stage 2
A Salmon With A Spread Shot
 
won by 3597 (2160) of 6407 (56.14%)
In Your Base, Killing Your Dudes
 
won by 2991 (1794) of 6407 (46.68%)
Siberian Warfare
 
won by 2659 (1610) of 6407 (41.50%)
(7)
Clear Stage 5
End of The Zoners
 
won by 2361 (1429) of 6407 (36.85%)
(7)
Clear Stage 6
Minecart Mayhem
 
won by 2215 (1317) of 6407 (34.57%)
(7)
Clear Stage 7
Humanity Saved...For Now
 
won by 2168 (1283) of 6407 (33.84%)
Hydrophobia
 
won by 3925 (2497) of 6407 (61.26%)
(5)
Complete first stage without touching water!
Who Ordered Fries?
 
won by 4321 (2579) of 6407 (67.44%)
(1)
Get electrocuted
Anti-Turretism Part 1
 
won by 1309 (974) of 6407 (20.43%)
(11)
Destroy every turret advancing through the Stage 2
Anti-Turretism Part 2
 
won by 904 (691) of 6407 (14.11%)
(15)
Destroy every turret advancing through the Stage 4
Spiky Sniper
 
won by 858 (628) of 6407 (13.39%)
(6)
Lie down on the spiky wall in the Hangar
That Old Classic
 
won by 3119 (1793) of 6407 (48.68%)
(0)
Enter the Konami Code at the title screen
Fold the Door
 
won by 415 (333) of 6407 (6.48%)
(58)
Open 1st base. On boss screen use lasers, don't jump or shoot diagonally
Oculus Drift
 
won by 560 (410) of 6407 (8.74%)
(44)
Defeat Ocular Fire without destroying any of its projectiles or turrets (No K-code)
I Have My Arms But I Must Scream
 
won by 198 (158) of 6407 (3.09%)
(284)
Defeat Shadow Beast without hurting its arms or jumping (No K-code)
Phantom Penance
 
won by 217 (153) of 6407 (3.39%)
(258)
Defeat Phantom without hitting any of its projectiles or destroying turret
Gambol Zero
 
won by 351 (278) of 6407 (5.48%)
(68)
Make the Anti-Gravity Shuttle reappear 7 times without killing its projectiles
Ever Dance with the Giant with no Moonlight?
 
won by 367 (292) of 6407 (5.73%)
(65)
Without shooting tease the Armored Giant by moving around and avoiding him
Enemy Behind the Gates
 
won by 251 (201) of 6407 (3.92%)
(231)
Open the lair staying away from the door and not destroying the mortars
Die-pass Operation
 
won by 421 (303) of 6407 (6.57%)
(55)
Don't hurt anything else fighting Emperor Demon Evil Heart Gomera Mosking
There Is No Ammo in the Jungle
 
won by 430 (367) of 6407 (6.71%)
(56)
Reach the boss on Stage 1 without shooting or dying
There Are No Rounds in the Waterfall
 
won by 222 (173) of 6407 (3.46%)
(254)
Reach the boss on Stage 3 without shooting or dying (No K-code)
There Are No Bullets in the Energy Zone
 
won by 296 (221) of 6407 (4.62%)
(77)
Reach the boss on Stage 6 without shooting a single bullet (No K-code)
The Jungle Challenge
 
won by 1018 (779) of 6407 (15.89%)
(27)
Don't press left in the Jungle and clear the stage (No K-code)
The Base 1 Challenge
 
won by 1003 (748) of 6407 (15.65%)
(27)
Don't hurt turrets fighting 2nd Boss (No K-code)
The Waterfall Challenge
 
won by 585 (462) of 6407 (9.13%)
(42)
Don't press up or down and get to the Boss on the Waterfall stage (No K-code)
The Base 2 Challenge
 
won by 331 (241) of 6407 (5.17%)
(70)
Enter and clear Stage 4 using only F weapon
The Snow Field Challenge
 
won by 380 (285) of 6407 (5.93%)
(62)
Get all items on Stage 5 without losing a life
The Energy Zone Challenge
 
won by 254 (181) of 6407 (3.96%)
(227)
Kill 10 Gunners without hitting any other object in Energy Zone stage (No K-Code)
The Hangar Challenge
 
won by 264 (200) of 6407 (4.12%)
(85)
Enter and clear Stage 7 using only L weapon
The Alien's Lair Challenge
 
won by 387 (302) of 6407 (6.04%)
(62)
Kill Emperor Demon Java without shooting diagonally
Hi-Score Win
 
won by 5438 (2986) of 6407 (84.88%)
(5)
Beat the default Hi-Score as player 1 (No K-code)
Hi-Score Freak!
 
won by 2468 (1098) of 6407 (38.52%)
(14)
Get 750,000 Points (No K-code)
Walking Tall
 
won by 164 (143) of 6407 (2.56%)
(677)
Complete the game without crouching (allowed in Energy Zone) Hint-Jump on base stage
Ace Soldier
 
won by 1258 (737) of 6407 (19.63%)
(58)
Clear the game (No K-code)
Gunless
 
won by 348 (286) of 6407 (5.43%)
(167)
Don't pickup any weapon including R and win the game! (No K-code)
Red Falcon Recapitulation
 
won by 435 (356) of 6407 (6.79%)
(139)
Finish second loop of the game
Alien Master
 
won by 446 (271) of 6407 (6.96%)
(264)
Win the game with the lives you started with. (fails after 3 deaths) (No K-code)
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Recent comment(s):
19 Jul 2017
7:59
6553500 points is max score in this game. It can't be beat. Sad -_-
19 Jul 2017
21:00
The new leaderboard submits at the end of the game. You can't loop. Hitting max isn't the same. Though it's probably possible in one game if you're crazy about it.
19 Jul 2017
21:10
You can't get any more points, after u achieve 6553500 score. I tested this today, and i can't get any more of point's. That's why 13 people in leaderboard High Score have exactly this number of score 6553500.
20 Jul 2017
1:35
I know. The top two leaderboards on the list are retired now. Check the forum for details.
30 Jul 2017
3:00
i am excite
30 Jul 2017
21:14
A game's wall really isn't the ideal place for bug reports. Better to use the ticket system or just pm the dev. If you do use the wall to report bugs it's really ideal to delete your comment if the bug is fixed so it's not confusing to other users.
31 Jul 2017
3:11
If you're leaving old bug posts on game page walls you're misinforming the community. For anyone, please remove such posts if you read this.
31 Jul 2017
4:57
"I Have My Arms But I Must Scream" works and you're allowed to die. "Enemy Behind The Gates" also works now.
5 Aug 2017
17:42
No offense, but some of these 'new' achievements are really tedious. The whole game without crouching, even in stages 2&4 ? 'You have to jump and shoot before you land' ? Oo Seriously ? If anyone finds that it's a fun way to play the game, OK then.
9 Aug 2017
19:34
I didn't find it to be too hard. I enjoyed it cuz I had to break my habit. And you have plenty of lives to do it
10 Aug 2017
11:21
hehe, I agree 100% with you, except for the 'enjoy' part. ;-) Anyway, nice job to the one who makes these achievements, it must be a lot of time/work to create them.
26 Sep 2017
6:30
contra kicks ass
7 Apr 2018
17:21
i have US rom and J rom, and i cant work achievements. Can you help me?
19 Nov 2018
12:49
Many of the achievements better go to a bonus set...
23 Jan 2019
17:50
Really cool set, thanks for the job, dudes!
14 Apr 2019
10:57
10/10 for originality, 1/10 for stupidly high level of difficulty of some of the achievements, even on softcore mode.
4 Sep 2019
2:16
i have US rom and J rom, and i cant work achievements. Can you help me?
2 Apr 2020
18:49
Gunless didn't trigger even though I beat the game without picking anything up
30 Aug 2020
20:16
Mastered!
1 Nov 2020
23:27
guys i don't know if it's just me but i can't get the last acheivement 'the alien's lair challenge' no matter how i did,i did vertically nothing (i even did it with the laser),i did it horizontally (with the spread shot) nothing,what's the problem?

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High Scores

PosUserMastery Date
1N1kroN19922021-03-19 15:50:45
2OQTAB2021-03-19 03:40:29
3Azgorath2021-03-09 17:11:55
4Ducke6492021-02-28 12:46:22
5Oslash2021-02-28 02:34:52
6Smokey3322021-02-16 03:34:40
7lluchol2021-01-06 23:41:48
8boss2012712020-12-14 16:49:29
9marilso2020-12-12 17:25:53
10Jenius12020-11-24 18:25:42

Leaderboards

No K-code. Most points until victory
Kuluk016553500
Highest score in one life
partTimeNinja6553500
Game Distance including loops
deimos6:03:00.38
Get the highest score
Rimitto6553500
Get the highest score (konami code)
Rimitto6553500