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Gradius III (SNES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Scrolling shooter
First released:December 11, 1989

Achievements

There are 58 achievements worth 400 (3405) points.
Authors: Salsa

 
Sand Storm
 
won by 334 (203) of 602 (55.48%)
(3)
Clear Stage 1 by defeating Goliath
Aqua Illusion
 
won by 215 (131) of 602 (35.71%)
(4)
Clear Stage 2 by defeating Bubble Eye
In The Wind
 
won by 126 (70) of 602 (20.93%)
(5)
Clear Stage 3 by defeating Big Core Mk-III
Easter Stone
 
won by 116 (64) of 602 (19.27%)
(6)
Clear Stage 4 by defeating Twin Vaif
Fire Scramble
 
won by 107 (57) of 602 (17.77%)
(6)
Clear Stage 5 by defeating Gorgon
Cosmo Plant
 
won by 95 (52) of 602 (15.78%)
(6)
Clear Stage 6 by defeating Bloat Weed
Accident Road
 
won by 76 (39) of 602 (12.62%)
(8)
Clear Stage 7 by defeating Beacon
Multi Core
 
won by 75 (37) of 602 (12.46%)
(8)
Clear Stage 8 by defeating Dellinger Core
Mechanical Base
 
won by 64 (31) of 602 (10.63%)
(9)
Clear Stage 9 by defeating Shadow Gear Mk-II
Unpleasant Cell
 
won by 64 (31) of 602 (10.63%)
(31)
Clear Stage 10 by defeating Bacterion
Goliath
 
won by 182 (136) of 602 (30.23%)
(4)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Goliath
Bubble Eye
 
won by 86 (73) of 602 (14.29%)
(7)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Blubble Eye
Big Core Mk-III
 
won by 38 (31) of 602 (6.31%)
(14)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Big Core Mk-III
Twin Vaif
 
won by 47 (37) of 602 (7.81%)
(12)
Without using Lasers quickly execute critical damage to both of Twin Vaif
Gorgon
 
won by 50 (37) of 602 (8.31%)
(11)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Gorgon
Bloat Weed
 
won by 32 (25) of 602 (5.32%)
(17)
Without using Lasers quickly execute critical damage on Bloat Weed
Beacon
 
won by 35 (27) of 602 (5.81%)
(15)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the final core red while fighting Beacon
Death
 
won by 24 (20) of 602 (3.99%)
(22)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Death
Crystal Core
 
won by 15 (11) of 602 (2.49%)
(34)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Crystal Core
Big Core Mk-II
 
won by 34 (26) of 602 (5.65%)
(16)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the lower core red while fighting Big Core Mk-II
Covered Core
 
won by 26 (22) of 602 (4.32%)
(20)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Covered Eye
Dellinger Core
 
won by 22 (19) of 602 (3.65%)
(24)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting Dellinger Core
Disrupt
 
won by 23 (18) of 602 (3.82%)
(23)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the cores red while fighting Disrupt
Shadow Gear Mk-II
 
won by 36 (26) of 602 (5.98%)
(15)
Without using Lasers quickly turn the core red while fighting both Shadow Gear Mk-II
Bacterion
 
won by 26 (20) of 602 (4.32%)
(20)
Without using Lasers quickly execute critical damage to Bacterion
Galactic Hunter I (Sand Dragons)
 
won by 411 (238) of 602 (68.27%)
(3)
Destroy 3 Sand Dragons on Stage 1
Galactic Hunter II (Dagumu Hatches)
 
won by 87 (65) of 602 (14.45%)
(12)
Destroy 24 Dagumu Hatches on Stages 1-4
Galactic Hunter III (Iron Maidens)
 
won by 77 (48) of 602 (12.79%)
(8)
Destroy 24 Iron Maidens on Stage 3
Galactic Hunter IV (Moai)
 
won by 63 (42) of 602 (10.47%)
(9)
Destroy 50 Moais on Stage 4
Galactic Hunter V (Green Cones)
 
won by 101 (55) of 602 (16.78%)
(6)
Destroy 6 Green Cones on Stage 6
Galactic Hunter VI (Red Canons)
 
won by 76 (43) of 602 (12.62%)
(8)
Destroy 50 Red Canons on Stage 7
Galactic Hunter VII (Zubs)
 
won by 46 (29) of 602 (7.64%)
(12)
Destroy 45 Zubs on Stage 8
Galactic Hunter VIII (Gaomu Hatches)
 
won by 56 (28) of 602 (9.30%)
(10)
Destroy 6 Dagumu Hatches on Stage 9
Galactic Hunter IX (Guarmaids)
 
won by 27 (14) of 602 (4.49%)
(26)
Destroy 7 Guarmaids on Stage 9
Galactic Hunter X (Tentacle Golems)
 
won by 27 (16) of 602 (4.49%)
(20)
Destroy 10 Tentacle Golems on Stage 10
Lucky Zone I (Extra Lives)
 
won by 19 (17) of 602 (3.16%)
(27)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 1
Lucky Zone I (Bonus Points)
 
won by 15 (12) of 602 (2.49%)
(34)
Collect 35 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 1
Lucky Zone II (Extra Lives)
 
won by 13 (12) of 602 (2.16%)
(39)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 2
Lucky Zone II (Bonus Points)
 
won by 16 (14) of 602 (2.66%)
(32)
Collect 30 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 2
Lucky Zone III (Extra Lives)
 
won by 13 (12) of 602 (2.16%)
(39)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 3
Lucky Zone III (Bonus Points)
 
won by 13 (12) of 602 (2.16%)
(39)
Collect 40 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 3
Lucky Zone IV (Extra Lives)
 
won by 14 (12) of 602 (2.33%)
(37)
Gain 3 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 4
Lucky Zone IV (Bonus Points)
 
won by 14 (12) of 602 (2.33%)
(37)
Collect 30 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 4
Lucky Zone V (Extra Lives)
 
won by 0 of 602 (0.00%)
(32)
Gain 2 Extra Lives on Bonus Stage 5
Lucky Zone V (Bonus Points)
 
won by 14 (13) of 602 (2.33%)
(37)
Collect 35 Bonus Points on Bonus Stage 5
Half of It Honestly
 
won by 21 (19) of 602 (3.49%)
(84)
Have 15 lives
Lucrative Pilot
 
won by 37 (26) of 602 (6.15%)
(50)
Earn 500000 points before the end of the game (1st loop only)
Power Collector
 
won by 54 (34) of 602 (8.97%)
(36)
Collect at least 250 power-ups in one game
Paradox Lost Again
 
won by 40 (19) of 602 (6.64%)
(47)
Complete the game without entering secret areas
Fuel Conservation
 
won by 29 (25) of 602 (4.82%)
(125)
Clear stages 1 to 4 while not upgrading the speed
Bacterion Wiper Returns
 
won by 17 (16) of 602 (2.82%)
(154)
Complete the Second Loop
Lasers are for Wussies
 
won by 18 (14) of 602 (2.99%)
(146)
Complete the game without using lasers
The Long Lone Trip Part 3
 
won by 10 (10) of 602 (1.66%)
(340)
Complete the game without using options
From Legend to Myth
 
won by 24 (14) of 602 (3.99%)
(111)
Complete the game on Hard difficulty (or higher)
I\
 
won by 9 (7) of 602 (1.50%)
The Ace of Space
 
won by 42 (21) of 602 (6.98%)
(67)
Complete the game without using continues
Historic Solidier 1989
 
won by 18 (16) of 602 (2.99%)
(389)
Complete the game without losing a life
Crystal-Clear Vic Viper 3.0
 
won by 15 (14) of 602 (2.49%)
(578)
Complete the game without losing a life (no shields and no reduction)
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Recent comment(s):
1 Oct 16:13 2015
Keilbaca
Is there a way to detect difficulty clears?
10 Aug 13:09 2016
Salsa
All achievements are for normal difficulty or higher (unless it's specified in the description). Everything is protected against cheat codes.
10 Aug 13:09 2016
Salsa
Using Mega Crush and collecting blue power-ups while doing "Galactic Hunter" achievements, may cause not getting desired achievement (every kill must be counted seperately).
11 Aug 19:39 2016
TrullLord
nice nice nice achievements
30 Nov 14:33 2016
sireture
Beating the game without any options with quite literally be a nightmare.
18 Mar 21:31 2018
alexminasepm82
Hi Evereyone....I asked meleu to link the hash 8c70e7de02f2056a646511731b4ecdf4 to this game. It's a MSU1 patch for better sound effects.

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