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Gradius (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Action » Shooter » Shoot-'Em-Up » Horizontal
First released:1986
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 37 achievements worth 433 (1808) points.
Authors: Salsa (29), 1990in1 (7), Kasumariii (1).

 
Challenger 1985
 
won by 781 (496) of 950 (82.21%)
(10)
Clear Stage 1
Beat Back
 
won by 526 (333) of 950 (55.37%)
(11)
Clear Stage 2
Blank Mask
 
won by 314 (181) of 950 (33.05%)
(15)
Clear Stage 3
Free Flyer
 
won by 219 (113) of 950 (23.05%)
(19)
Clear Stage 4
Mazed Music
 
won by 250 (127) of 950 (26.32%)
(18)
Clear Stage 5
Mechanical Globule
 
won by 236 (114) of 950 (24.84%)
(18)
Clear Stage 6
Final Attack
 
won by 193 (86) of 950 (20.32%)
(54)
Clear Stage 7
Experimental Speed
 
won by 146 (97) of 950 (15.37%)
(7)
Upgrade the speed to level 16
Vic Viper de Luxe
 
won by 229 (152) of 950 (24.11%)
(9)
Upgrade your spaceship with 5 speed ups, missiles, laser, 2 options and shield
Hyperdimension Jump I
 
won by 127 (90) of 950 (13.37%)
(29)
Enter the first warp (Stage 1st to 3rd)
Hyperdimension Jump II
 
won by 67 (54) of 950 (7.05%)
(49)
Enter the second warp (Stage 2nd to 4th)
Hyperdimension Jump III
 
won by 140 (97) of 950 (14.74%)
(27)
Enter the second warp (Stage 3rd to 5th)
Bonus Points I
 
won by 643 (435) of 950 (67.68%)
(5)
Collect the first secret 5000 points on Stage 1
Bonus Points II
 
won by 106 (84) of 950 (11.16%)
(17)
Collect the secret 5000 points on Stage 2
Bonus Points III
 
won by 72 (59) of 950 (7.58%)
(24)
Collect the secret 5000 points on Stage 3
Bonus Points IV
 
won by 134 (96) of 950 (14.11%)
(14)
Collect the first secret 5000 points on Stage 4
Bonus Points V
 
won by 149 (107) of 950 (15.68%)
(13)
Collect the second secret 5000 points on Stage 4
Secret 1UP I
 
won by 176 (128) of 950 (18.53%)
(11)
Collect the secret 1UP on Stage 1
Secret 1UP II
 
won by 111 (94) of 950 (11.68%)
(16)
Collect the secret 1UP on Stage 2
Secret 1UP III
 
won by 93 (68) of 950 (9.79%)
(18)
Collect the secret 1UP on Stage 3
Secret 1UP IV
 
won by 73 (56) of 950 (7.68%)
(23)
Collect the secret 1UP on Stage 4
Secret 1UP V
 
won by 44 (32) of 950 (4.63%)
(37)
Collect the secret 1UP on Stage 6
The Volcanic Bomb Hunt
 
won by 287 (199) of 950 (30.21%)
(16)
Destroy at least 200 volcanic bombs on Stage 1
The Zub Swarm Hunt
 
won by 263 (174) of 950 (27.68%)
(17)
Destroy at least 100 Zubs from the swarm on Stage 2
The Moai Hunt
 
won by 76 (41) of 950 (8.00%)
(45)
Destroy at least 25 Moais on Stage 3
The Volcanic Bomb Hunt II
 
won by 73 (40) of 950 (7.68%)
(47)
Destroy at least 250 volcanic bombs on Stage 4
The Legs of Tentacles Hunt
 
won by 46 (28) of 950 (4.84%)
(74)
Destroy at least 15 legs of Tentacles on Stage 5
The Bacteria Hunt
 
won by 94 (49) of 950 (9.89%)
(39)
Destroy at least 300 projectiles of Mechanical Globule on Stage 6
The Cult of Rapa Nui
 
won by 146 (109) of 950 (15.37%)
(26)
Don't break any of the Moais on Stage 3
Overencumbered Voyage
 
won by 74 (47) of 950 (7.79%)
(45)
Flight through total of 50 screens at minimum speed in one game
The Breakneck Trek
 
won by 62 (35) of 950 (6.53%)
(53)
Flight through total of 25 screens at speed level above 15 in one game
Power Explorer
 
won by 195 (94) of 950 (20.53%)
(21)
Discover at least 150 of powerups in one game
Paradox Lost
 
won by 105 (50) of 950 (11.05%)
(35)
Complete the game without activating warps
No Lasers
 
won by 49 (37) of 950 (5.16%)
(320)
Complete the game without using Laser
The Long Lone Trip
 
won by 40 (30) of 950 (4.21%)
(377)
Complete the game without using Options
Bacterion Wiper
 
won by 56 (36) of 950 (5.89%)
(146)
Finish the second loop
Historic Soldier
 
won by 81 (61) of 950 (8.53%)
(103)
Complete the game without dying
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Recent comment(s):
28 Sep 2015
16:59
Thanks a million, Salsa. These achievements were kicking my tail, and I enjoyed it a lot. :D
28 Sep 2015
20:51
Cheers. Planned to take care of it some time ago. I like challenging sets, both making and playing with. It was a pleasure :)
7 Oct 2016
0:52
Thanks for the achievements! Bonus Points I did not unlock for me when I got it on level 1.
21 Apr 2019
11:40
Stage Clear Achievements only work if you clear a stage no damage. Why isn't this condition mentioned in the description?
23 Apr 2019
10:39
Damage? There are no hp in this game
23 Apr 2019
11:51
Since there is no lifebar/hp, no damage = without losing a life. Logic.
23 Apr 2019
12:09
there is no condition for lives included in the code, except one for not having any (game over)
23 Apr 2019
12:16
Weird, stage 2 didn't trigger for me until I cleared the stage without losing a life. Stage 3 doesn't trigger at all and I can only assume that it didn't because I lost a life mid-way through the stage.
23 Apr 2019
13:25
Which ROM (checksum) and emu you are using?
23 Apr 2019
13:41
emulator:RANes ROM:Gradius (U) [!]Checksum:49c0ffbd6fca692e7c567b4d72ae0847
7 Jul 2019
0:41
el stage 2 no se activo el logro. me pase el stage 3 y si se activo el logro ... no entiendo.
7 Jul 2019
2:46
ahora active un truco y me tomo el stage 2 y en hardcore XD no necesito los trucos para jugar un juego porque estos son con los que me crie... pero fue la unica forma de activarlo. Gracias salsa, me encantan tus retos n.n
13 Jul 2019
15:47
Why removed the achievement of the passage of the game without death and shield?
14 Jul 2019
19:55
Too unfair for casuls. I am mostly against that but at least it will not be wasted and will be moved to bonus set. Though it would be much better if achievements were demoted/moved AFTER a bonus set appears and not before.
14 Jul 2019
20:24
This achievement was demoted right now, because it violates develpers CoC. This set will also be recored regardless, so you don't need to worry about your points.

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PosUserMastery Date
1ZanderCheevos2021-03-09 00:34:44
2Galfordbr2021-02-11 11:17:07
3PaddyW2021-01-18 21:11:52
4merzer2021-01-18 07:42:35
5JetForceGeneric2020-12-30 03:11:11
6mikeisafighter2020-10-22 11:56:19
7RomaKiev2020-08-05 07:32:21
8GeorgeDarkRU2020-07-26 05:35:06
9Arekdias2020-02-01 00:00:01
10APN2019-11-25 21:16:36

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