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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
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 52 achievements worth 487 (1942) points.
Authors: Brian (47), Scott (5).

 
Overwhelmed Ridley
 
won by 1463 (1020) of 8107 (18.05%)
(26)
Beat Ridley at Ceres Station
Quick Escape
 
won by 851 (617) of 8107 (10.50%)
(103)
Escape Ceres Station with at least 40 seconds left
Why Can't Metroid Crawl?
 
won by 7673 (3917) of 8107 (94.65%)
(3)
Obtain the Morphing Ball ability
Packing a Punch
 
won by 7197 (3736) of 8107 (88.78%)
(2)
Collect your first Missiles
Crateria Revealed
 
won by 6167 (3334) of 8107 (76.07%)
(3)
Download Crateria's Map
Bomb Torizo
 
won by 6006 (3329) of 8107 (74.08%)
(5)
Defeat the Bomb Torizo
Revitalizing
 
won by 5693 (3192) of 8107 (70.22%)
(3)
Collect your first Energy Tank
Brinstar Revealed
 
won by 5124 (2935) of 8107 (63.20%)
(3)
Download Brinstar's Map
Snore Spawn
 
won by 4877 (2830) of 8107 (60.16%)
(6)
Defeat the Spore Spawn
I'm Super, thanks for asking!
 
won by 4998 (2911) of 8107 (61.65%)
(6)
Get your first Super Missile
Charged Chamber
 
won by 4925 (2886) of 8107 (60.75%)
(6)
Obtain the Charge Beam ability
Getting High
 
won by 4234 (2577) of 8107 (52.23%)
(6)
Obtain Hi-Jump Boots
Varia Nice
 
won by 3957 (2451) of 8107 (48.81%)
(6)
Unlock the Varia Suit
Gotta Go Fast!
 
won by 3790 (2328) of 8107 (46.75%)
(7)
Obtain the Speed Booster
Don't Move
 
won by 3632 (2260) of 8107 (44.80%)
(7)
Obtain the Ice Beam
Spazz
 
won by 3884 (2381) of 8107 (47.91%)
(6)
Obtain the Spazer
Power Bomb
 
won by 3453 (2171) of 8107 (42.59%)
(7)
Get your first Power Bomb
Shooting Star
 
won by 2824 (1835) of 8107 (34.83%)
(8)
Learn how to Shinespark Jump from a Dachora
Energy on Reserve
 
won by 3431 (2174) of 8107 (42.32%)
(7)
Obtain your first Reserve Tank
Life Saver
 
won by 2939 (1903) of 8107 (36.25%)
(6)
A Reserve Tank just saved your life
Subsurface Penetrator
 
won by 3144 (2015) of 8107 (38.78%)
(7)
Obtain the Wave Beam
What a Croc
 
won by 3290 (2059) of 8107 (40.58%)
(15)
Defeat Crocomire
Shocking Touch
 
won by 3188 (2019) of 8107 (39.32%)
(7)
Obtain the Grappling Beam
Norfair Revealed
 
won by 3110 (1985) of 8107 (38.36%)
(7)
Download Norfair's Map
Out of Bounds
 
won by 2855 (1871) of 8107 (35.22%)
(8)
Break the Glass Tunnel
Unnatural Observer
 
won by 2993 (1897) of 8107 (36.92%)
(8)
Obtain the X-Ray Scope
Phantomended
 
won by 2951 (1893) of 8107 (36.40%)
(16)
Defeat Phantoon and mend the ship's power
Wrecked Ship Revealed
 
won by 2869 (1818) of 8107 (35.39%)
(6)
Download Wrecked Ship's Map
Water You Waiting For?
 
won by 2917 (1860) of 8107 (35.98%)
(8)
Obtain the Gravity Suit
Wall Jumping Ninja
 
won by 2017 (1435) of 8107 (24.88%)
(21)
Learn how to wall jump from the Etecoons and find the reward (no cheating!)
Abyss Dweller
 
won by 2702 (1719) of 8107 (33.33%)
(17)
Defeat Botwoon
Cheap Trick
 
won by 1844 (1282) of 8107 (22.75%)
(22)
Fight Draygon in a different way
Feeling Spacey
 
won by 2604 (1688) of 8107 (32.12%)
(8)
Obtain Space Jump
Piercing Shot
 
won by 2534 (1650) of 8107 (31.26%)
(9)
Obtain the Plasma Beam
Bouncy Ball
 
won by 2293 (1518) of 8107 (28.28%)
(9)
Obtain the Spring Ball
Maridia Revealed
 
won by 2772 (1774) of 8107 (34.19%)
(8)
Download Maridia's Map
Screw Attack
 
won by 2489 (1622) of 8107 (30.70%)
(9)
Obtain the Screw Attack
Revenge
 
won by 2307 (1538) of 8107 (28.46%)
(19)
Defeat Ridley
Break the Seal
 
won by 2142 (1458) of 8107 (26.42%)
(20)
Find the hidden entrance to Tourian
Braindead
 
won by 2157 (1468) of 8107 (26.61%)
(50)
Defeat Mother Brain
Returning the Favor
 
won by 1477 (1100) of 8107 (18.22%)
(26)
Rescue the animals and escape planet Zebes
Great Escape
 
won by 610 (489) of 8107 (7.52%)
(139)
Escape planet Zebes with at least 1'30''00 remaining
Professional Escape
 
won by 320 (254) of 8107 (3.95%)
(508)
Escape planet Zebes with at least 2 minutes remaining
Mission Complete
 
won by 2079 (1428) of 8107 (25.64%)
(20)
Escape planet Zebes
Completionist
 
won by 902 (760) of 8107 (11.13%)
(99)
Collect 100% of the items on planet Zebes and escape
Samus Aran So Fast
 
won by 827 (659) of 8107 (10.20%)
(106)
Achieve the best ending by finishing the game in less than 3 hours
Bare-bones Bounty Hunter
 
won by 338 (307) of 8107 (4.17%)
(479)
Complete the mission with only 3 Energy Tanks and no Reserve Tanks
Blizzard
 
won by 1668 (1259) of 8107 (20.57%)
(12)
Perform the hidden Ice Beam technique
Raining Fire
 
won by 1579 (1223) of 8107 (19.48%)
(12)
Perform the hidden Spazer technique
Tsunami
 
won by 1593 (1234) of 8107 (19.65%)
(12)
Perform the hidden Wave Beam technique
Cyclone
 
won by 1407 (1110) of 8107 (17.36%)
(13)
Perform the hidden Plasma Beam technique
Crystal Flash
 
won by 1118 (911) of 8107 (13.79%)
(16)
Perform the hidden Crystal Flash technique
💬Official forum topic

Recent comment(s):
27 May 2020
1:30
GT code gifts you items and health, I imagine that's considered cheating thus, disables achievements entirely.
2 Jun 2020
9:03
MASTERED!!! best SNES game
15 Jun 2020
19:57
Mastered!
24 Jul 2020
3:17
Platinado!
30 Jul 2020
1:57
Na minha primeira tentativa, ja finalizei o jogo 100% em menos de 3 horas, nao sei como...
5 Aug 2020
1:44
MASTERED! Nada mais justo pro meu jogo favorito de todos os tempos!
11 Nov 2020
23:29
Mastered!!! My favorite game of all time deserved to get mastered, and this achievement set was a fun challenge, especially the 3-tanks run, thankfully i had A LOT of practice with the MB fight.
5 Jan 2021
22:23
Escape Zebes in 1 minute is almost impossible, I'm trying my best but I don't know if I'll ever get this cheevo xdddd
22 Jan 2021
6:53
Platted, platinado, mastered. Hope there is a bonus set with harder achievements in the future.
31 Jan 2021
4:14
Super Metroid is the best game ever.
17 Apr 2021
3:39
J NTSC version, but Spanish translated will work for Achievements?Wich Emulator to use? Im Playing on SNES9x dont active Achievements :-(
17 Apr 2021
4:58
AnyWay... Download JU ROM but Achievements dont PopUp Y.Y
21 Apr 2021
4:10
Now use RAsnes9x 1.60 version, and without LAunchbox directload (better froms Recent list menu) Achivements Works well. Ty
12 May 2021
12:46
MASTERED POHA!!!!
4 Jun 2021
3:15
Ez mastered this vanilla game
14 Jun 2021
0:42
platinedison
24 Jun 2021
23:50
MASTERED!
25 Jun 2021
10:40
I finished this game with only 1 hand https://youtu.be/ayT4u_qTA2E
15 Jul 2021
7:48
Mastered! Finally completed the set of my favorite game! It was a lot of fun!
8 Aug 2021
23:24
Meu primeiro jogo platinado, estou orgulhoso de mim mesmo

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High Scores

PosUserMastery Date
1Midcore2021-09-22 00:22:43
214ausher2021-09-21 03:49:17
3Val14072021-09-21 01:30:43
4redmelon4242021-09-20 15:52:19
5leonox23352021-09-19 12:53:17
6AeronBorjil2021-09-14 18:02:50
7EverElsewhere2021-09-14 12:17:48
8vanley292021-09-05 07:25:42
9Cadaxar2021-09-02 16:23:36
10Bobbythegreat342021-08-19 02:39:22

Leaderboards

Escape Planet Zebes as fast as you can. Time remaining is submitted.
Salgadin0:02:14.81
Escape Ceres Station as fast as you can. Time remaining is submitted.
tuffasagong0:01:00.00
Complete the game as fast as you can with any percentage of items collected.
viniciusoot0:32:13.25
Complete the game as fast as you can with 100% of the items collected.
leislonjose0:53:10.90
Escape Planet Zebes as fast as you can with saving animals. Time remaining is submitted.
Raykusen0:02:01.58