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Sonic 3 and Knuckles (Mega Drive)

Developer:Sonic Team
Publisher:Sega
Genre:Platformer
First released:October, 1994

Achievements

There are 53 achievements worth 546 (2021) points.
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Angel Island Zone
 
won by 1230 (622) of 1734 (70.93%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 876 (491) of 1734 (50.52%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 602 (371) of 1734 (34.72%)
(7)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 610 (372) of 1734 (35.18%)
(7)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 571 (347) of 1734 (32.93%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 555 (334) of 1734 (32.01%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 511 (316) of 1734 (29.47%)
(7)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 485 (303) of 1734 (27.97%)
(16)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 447 (284) of 1734 (25.78%)
(17)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 410 (271) of 1734 (23.64%)
(17)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 432 (275) of 1734 (24.91%)
(8)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 410 (263) of 1734 (23.64%)
(17)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 383 (247) of 1734 (22.09%)
(18)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 373 (239) of 1734 (21.51%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 284 (184) of 1734 (16.38%)
(58)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 170 (123) of 1734 (9.80%)
(34)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 141 (110) of 1734 (8.13%)
(102)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 153 (124) of 1734 (8.82%)
(38)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 138 (111) of 1734 (7.96%)
(104)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 540 (316) of 1734 (31.14%)
(15)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 217 (141) of 1734 (12.51%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 132 (114) of 1734 (7.61%)
(108)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 128 (103) of 1734 (7.38%)
(44)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 143 (114) of 1734 (8.25%)
(40)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 203 (155) of 1734 (11.71%)
(30)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 1128 (576) of 1734 (65.05%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 1143 (597) of 1734 (65.92%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 534 (307) of 1734 (30.80%)
(15)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 345 (215) of 1734 (19.90%)
(50)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 1204 (601) of 1734 (69.43%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 721 (383) of 1734 (41.58%)
(12)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 670 (362) of 1734 (38.64%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 440 (265) of 1734 (25.37%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 224 (197) of 1734 (12.92%)
(13)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 202 (177) of 1734 (11.65%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 193 (171) of 1734 (11.13%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 196 (174) of 1734 (11.30%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 212 (180) of 1734 (12.23%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 174 (157) of 1734 (10.03%)
(34)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 210 (148) of 1734 (12.11%)
(14)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 352 (218) of 1734 (20.30%)
(19)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I\
 
won by 446 (266) of 1734 (25.72%)
(8)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 62 (58) of 1734 (3.58%)
(85)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 56 (48) of 1734 (3.23%)
(234)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 309 (186) of 1734 (17.82%)
(10)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 82 (71) of 1734 (4.73%)
(164)
Reach Great Eggman Robo without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap\
 
won by 323 (208) of 1734 (18.63%)
(10)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 101 (79) of 1734 (5.82%)
(54)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 56 (52) of 1734 (3.23%)
(234)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 160 (105) of 1734 (9.23%)
(36)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity\
 
won by 96 (85) of 1734 (5.54%)
(57)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can\
 
won by 112 (84) of 1734 (6.46%)
(124)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 232 (149) of 1734 (13.38%)
(2)
Activate Cheats. NOTE - You cannot get other achievements with cheats.
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Recent comment(s):
21 Jun 22:20 2016
Jungon
Course I did, and no pausing.
2 Jul 4:29 2016
decimic
The Hyper Knuckles Victory achievement did not trigger. I did this multiple times, and even with a new save file.
25 Aug 2:18 2016
an7xuan
It suddenly trigger the knuckles achievement when i went to level select (with sound menu) with all the chaos emeralds, i beatmecha sonic from level select and it triggered
24 Sep 9:36 2016
decimic
@an7xuan I just tried this and it did indeed trigger for me when I did that.
21 Oct 2:19 2016
celestorion
I can confirm that Do the MJ is broken, as I have beaten it as Tails, no pausing, bounced off of the Star sphere, perfected it with all rings, did not bounce twice, still no achievement.
4 Nov 19:05 2016
matheus2653
"Hyper Knuckles Victory" is fixed now.
18 Jan 1:53 2017
celestorion
Anyone know of a good spot to get past the top of the screen in Mushroom Hill? I'm at my wits end on this one.
14 Feb 14:43 2017
AlanRoxdale
This game really needs a score based leaderboard.Scores in this game usually tend to be ignored, but it would a fun addition to the achievements system to see these included in some way.
9 Apr 6:03 2017
RetroMaster
How can I get the "King of the Hill" achievement?
9 Apr 8:54 2017
an7xuan
Use knuckles in act 2 and go to the top path. After you pass a giant ring, you enter the "white " part of the stage. As soon as you enter, you will see a mushroom next to a wall with a spring; grab that wall and climb it to the top.
22 Jul 2:51 2017
TheEmpress
It was fun : )
3 Aug 19:43 2017
Ostoro
this is my favorite "plateformer"
7 Sep 4:11 2017
kdecks
& Knuckles
7 Sep 14:02 2017
HardcoreGamer
& Knuckles
15 Oct 14:41 2017
blazethecat
Do The M.J. seems to be the most reported achievement. I'll be sure to look into it pretty soon to be sure.
15 Oct 14:43 2017
blazethecat
Score-based leaderboards are nice, but there's really no true way to get a lot of points in the game without grabbing loads of rings or finishing the act with 9:59 left, and any possible score challenge is ruined by Launch Base Zone bird spawners.
27 Oct 15:32 2017
TheEmpress
"Perfect all bonus stage" missing....
27 Nov 3:45 2017
EmrldGamin
the new nemesis knuckles is a chuckle in the knuckle
13 Apr 5:19 2019
FireSonic
& Knuckles
21 Sep 21:41 2019
Gamer777
i give up,some achievs don't trigger :(

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ShadwSonic
1092
2
blazethecat
1092
3
Sylrifaide
1092
4
an7xuan
1092
5
HardcoreGamer
1092
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PKstarship
1092
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GreenShadow
1092
8
surprisedtree
1092
9
Guimupop
1092
10
TheEmpress
1092

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