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Super Metroid (SNES)

Developer:Nintendo R&D1, Intelligent Systems
Publisher:Nintendo
Genre:Action-adventure, Platform-adventure
First released:March 19, 1994

Achievements

There are 52 achievements worth 400 (1235) points.
Authors: Brian, Scott

 
Overwhelmed Ridley
 
won by 630 (441) of 3849 (16.37%)
(29)
Beat Ridley at Ceres Station
Quick Escape
 
won by 346 (250) of 3849 (8.99%)
(24)
Escape Ceres Station with at least 40 seconds left
Why Can\
 
won by 3687 (1782) of 3849 (95.79%)
(5)
Obtain the Morphing Ball ability
Packing a Punch
 
won by 3295 (1628) of 3849 (85.61%)
(2)
Collect your first Missiles
Crateria Revealed
 
won by 2893 (1509) of 3849 (75.16%)
(5)
Download Crateria's Map
Bomb Torizo
 
won by 2820 (1490) of 3849 (73.27%)
(5)
Defeat the Bomb Torizo
Revitalizing
 
won by 2535 (1378) of 3849 (65.86%)
(3)
Collect your first Energy Tank
Brinstar Revealed
 
won by 2388 (1324) of 3849 (62.04%)
(6)
Download Brinstar's Map
Snore Spawn
 
won by 2287 (1267) of 3849 (59.42%)
(6)
Defeat the Spore Spawn
I\
 
won by 2206 (1259) of 3849 (57.31%)
(6)
Get your first Super Missile
Charged Chamber
 
won by 2301 (1301) of 3849 (59.78%)
(6)
Obtain the Charge Beam ability
Getting High
 
won by 1895 (1138) of 3849 (49.23%)
(6)
Obtain Hi-Jump Boots
Varia Nice
 
won by 1761 (1079) of 3849 (45.75%)
(14)
Unlock the Varia Suit
Gotta Go Fast!
 
won by 1713 (1031) of 3849 (44.51%)
(14)
Obtain the Speed Booster
Don\
 
won by 1646 (996) of 3849 (42.76%)
(14)
Obtain the Ice Beam
Spazz
 
won by 1778 (1061) of 3849 (46.19%)
(7)
Obtain the Spazer
Power Bomb
 
won by 1458 (906) of 3849 (37.88%)
(8)
Get your first Power Bomb
Shooting Star
 
won by 1150 (743) of 3849 (29.88%)
(18)
Learn how to Shinespark Jump from a Dachora
Energy on Reserve
 
won by 1461 (914) of 3849 (37.96%)
(8)
Obtain your first Reserve Tank
Life Saver
 
won by 1238 (790) of 3849 (32.16%)
(8)
A Reserve Tank just saved your life
Subsurface Penetrator
 
won by 1388 (886) of 3849 (36.06%)
(8)
Obtain the Wave Beam
What a Croc
 
won by 1509 (907) of 3849 (39.20%)
(15)
Defeat Crocomire
Shocking Touch
 
won by 1435 (887) of 3849 (37.28%)
(16)
Obtain the Grappling Beam
Norfair Revealed
 
won by 1405 (872) of 3849 (36.50%)
(8)
Download Norfair's Map
Out of Bounds
 
won by 1158 (757) of 3849 (30.09%)
(9)
Break the Glass Tunnel
Unnatural Observer
 
won by 1331 (825) of 3849 (34.58%)
(17)
Obtain the X-Ray Scope
Phantomended
 
won by 1281 (812) of 3849 (33.28%)
(17)
Defeat Phantoon and mend the ship's power
Wrecked Ship Revealed
 
won by 1288 (796) of 3849 (33.46%)
(8)
Download Wrecked Ship's Map
Water You Waiting For?
 
won by 1292 (802) of 3849 (33.57%)
(17)
Obtain the Gravity Suit
Wall Jumping Ninja
 
won by 885 (619) of 3849 (22.99%)
(22)
Learn how to wall jump from the Etecoons and find the reward (no cheating!)
Abyss Dweller
 
won by 1220 (739) of 3849 (31.70%)
(9)
Defeat Botwoon
Cheap Trick
 
won by 750 (520) of 3849 (19.49%)
(12)
Fight Draygon in a different way
Feeling Spacey
 
won by 1149 (723) of 3849 (29.85%)
(18)
Obtain Space Jump
Piercing Shot
 
won by 1116 (710) of 3849 (28.99%)
(19)
Obtain the Plasma Beam
Bouncy Ball
 
won by 1018 (648) of 3849 (26.45%)
(20)
Obtain the Spring Ball
Maridia Revealed
 
won by 1228 (760) of 3849 (31.90%)
(9)
Download Maridia's Map
Screw Attack
 
won by 1094 (687) of 3849 (28.42%)
(19)
Obtain the Screw Attack
Revenge
 
won by 960 (638) of 3849 (24.94%)
(32)
Defeat Ridley
Break the Seal
 
won by 825 (574) of 3849 (21.43%)
(11)
Find the hidden entrance to Tourian
Braindead
 
won by 862 (598) of 3849 (22.40%)
(34)
Defeat Mother Brain
Returning the Favor
 
won by 564 (426) of 3849 (14.65%)
(32)
Rescue the animals and escape planet Zebes
Great Escape
 
won by 239 (189) of 3849 (6.21%)
(34)
Escape planet Zebes with at least 1'30'00 remaining
Professional Escape
 
won by 119 (92) of 3849 (3.09%)
(194)
Escape planet Zebes with at least 2 minutes remaining
Mission Complete
 
won by 775 (551) of 3849 (20.14%)
(25)
Escape planet Zebes
Completionist
 
won by 363 (303) of 3849 (9.43%)
(69)
Collect 100% of the items on planet Zebes and escape
Samus Aran So Fast
 
won by 313 (253) of 3849 (8.13%)
(53)
Achieve the best ending by finishing the game in less than 3 hours
Bare-bones Bounty Hunter
 
won by 128 (118) of 3849 (3.33%)
(241)
Complete the mission with only 3 Energy Tanks and no Reserve Tanks
Blizzard
 
won by 727 (555) of 3849 (18.89%)
(13)
Perform the hidden Ice Beam technique
Raining Fire
 
won by 702 (544) of 3849 (18.24%)
(13)
Perform the hidden Spazer technique
Tsunami
 
won by 714 (552) of 3849 (18.55%)
(13)
Perform the hidden Wave Beam technique
Cyclone
 
won by 613 (487) of 3849 (15.93%)
(15)
Perform the hidden Plasma Beam technique
Crystal Flash
 
won by 452 (375) of 3849 (11.74%)
(19)
Perform the hidden Crystal Flash technique
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Recent comment(s):
7 Aug 20:59 2016
PitOMatic
Might be a problem when using Retroarch, but everytime I start this game it gives me a bunch of achievements for free, really annoying.
6 Nov 8:49 2016
Hassiebassie
Remember to use the USA version of the game. Some achievements, like the ending, don't work in the [E] version!
8 Jan 1:56 2017
Paggi
These timed achievements are a real shit. Not necessary since there is already a speed run leaderboard for people who enjoy making them, disliked
8 Jan 13:21 2017
NathanBRHUE
Since I'm not a good speedrunner, I can't master this. Could only get 177%
4 Feb 4:11 2017
NESlover85
Hi jump boots and Varia suite won't pop.
14 Apr 2:16 2017
Edgarmcfly
eSCAPE PLANET ZEBES DONT WORK
17 Apr 13:24 2017
siouxerskate
RetroArch with RPI3 users the following do not pop - Getting High, Varia Nice, Subsurface Penetrator, Revenge, Break the Seal, Blizzard, Raining Fire, and Cyclone.
17 Apr 13:25 2017
siouxerskate
I still have a few speed run cheevs to try. Will update if they do not work on RPI3.
28 Jun 3:34 2017
Jairoxtremer
My FIrst time in the game im made it
29 Jun 18:47 2017
Soundwave
Should the achievement be "can't Samus crawl"?
31 Jul 8:08 2017
Ultros
^ Nah, you missed a joke/reference
4 Sep 16:06 2017
JAM
Hmmm... As far as I can see, beating the game twice is enough to get all the achievements. Challenge accepted!
21 Oct 16:26 2017
Edhao
O pessoal usou speedrun ou cheat nas 1 conquista?
26 Oct 18:27 2017
1985a
Ahh, finally 100%
27 Jan 23:05 2018
GustavoGX
Phantomended won't work :-/
21 Mar 1:28 2018
alexminasepm82
Hi Evereyone....I asked meleu to link the hash 8a9749fbc0b0b3c41599096bcd01d77d to this game. It's a MSU1 patch for better sound effects.
3 Apr 0:06 2018
Apostila
Worked for me with [JU] version, checksum: 21f3e98df4780ee1c667b84e57d88675
26 Apr 19:28 2018
Elveskz
Foi muito divertido conquistar 100%, com destaque nas duas ultimas conquistas de terminar com apenas 3 tanques de energia e escapar do planeta com 2:00 minutos!! Excelentes conquistas
19 May 23:12 2018
Co2Outbr3ak
Phantomended didn't unlock for me when I played through.
30 May 14:24 2018
Gaiden
I'm having problems using retroarch android, rom does not carry the achievements, I'm testing it with (u) (j) (!)

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Achievement Distribution

High Scores

PosUserPoints
1
Brian
800
2
DMFWorldGames
800
3
Astrophil
800
4
RobertChrystian
800
5
Sef
800
6
Hitaka
800
7
Feral5x
800
8
Morine
800
9
NoNameBlackMind
800
10
Letsklay
800

Leaderboards

Escape Planet Zebes as fast as you can. Time remaining is submitted.
leislonjose
2:09.27
Escape Ceres Station as fast as you can. Time remaining is submitted.
ArturMK
0:59.87
Complete the game as fast as you can with any percentage of items collected.
GX800
33:41.71
Complete the game as fast as you can with 100% of the items collected.
leislonjose
59:38.10