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Sonic 3 & Knuckles (Mega Drive)

Developer:Sonic Team
Publisher:Sega
Genre:Platformer
First released:October, 1994
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 53 achievements worth 546 (1953) points.
Authors: (39), (14).

 
Angel Island Zone
 
won by 1757 (892) of 2471 (71.10%)
(5)
Complete Angel Island Zone.
Hydrocity Zone
 
won by 1224 (685) of 2471 (49.53%)
(5)
Complete Hydrocity Zone.
Marble Garden Zone
 
won by 880 (532) of 2471 (35.61%)
(6)
Complete Marble Garden Zone.
Carnival Night Zone
 
won by 856 (514) of 2471 (34.64%)
(7)
Complete Carnival Night Zone.
Icecap Zone
 
won by 793 (475) of 2471 (32.09%)
(7)
Complete Icecap Zone.
Launch Base Zone
 
won by 777 (469) of 2471 (31.44%)
(7)
Complete Launch Base Zone.
Mushroom Hill Zone
 
won by 704 (432) of 2471 (28.49%)
(7)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone.
Flying Battery Zone
 
won by 666 (413) of 2471 (26.95%)
(16)
Complete Flying Battery Zone.
Sandopolis Zone
 
won by 628 (392) of 2471 (25.41%)
(17)
Complete Sandopolis Zone.
Lava Reef Zone
 
won by 580 (369) of 2471 (23.47%)
(18)
Complete Lava Reef Zone.
Hidden Palace Zone
 
won by 598 (369) of 2471 (24.20%)
(8)
Beat Knuckles in Hidden Palace Zone. Sonic and Tails only.
Sky Sanctuary Zone
 
won by 573 (357) of 2471 (23.19%)
(18)
Complete Sky Sanctuary Zone with Sonic or Tails.
Death Egg Zone
 
won by 527 (329) of 2471 (21.33%)
(19)
Complete Death Egg Zone.
Sonic Victory
 
won by 510 (316) of 2471 (20.64%)
(19)
Complete the game with Sonic.
Hyper Sonic Victory
 
won by 400 (252) of 2471 (16.19%)
(58)
Complete the game with Sonic, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Knuckles Victory
 
won by 236 (172) of 2471 (9.55%)
(35)
Complete the game with Knuckles.
Hyper Knuckles Victory
 
won by 204 (159) of 2471 (8.26%)
(100)
Complete the game with Knuckles, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Tails Victory
 
won by 223 (178) of 2471 (9.02%)
(37)
Complete the game with Tails.
Super Tails Victory
 
won by 203 (162) of 2471 (8.22%)
(100)
Complete the game with Tails, with all the Super Chaos Emeralds of the game.
Speedy Island
 
won by 804 (460) of 2471 (32.54%)
(14)
Complete Angel Island Zone Act 1 in less than 2 minutes.
Ring Base Zone
 
won by 307 (204) of 2471 (12.42%)
(28)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 2 with 100 rings or more.
Speedy Mushroom
 
won by 181 (155) of 2471 (7.32%)
(110)
Complete Mushroom Hill Zone Act 1 in less than 3 min and with a Bubble Shield.
Fire Desert
 
won by 175 (142) of 2471 (7.08%)
(45)
Complete Sandopolis Zone Act 2 with a Fire Shield.
Electric Reef Zone
 
won by 195 (157) of 2471 (7.89%)
(41)
Complete Lava Reef Zone Act 2 with Sonic or Tails and with an Electric Shield.
Hyper Space Rings
 
won by 280 (203) of 2471 (11.33%)
(30)
Have 100 rings or more in The Doomsday Zone.
Perfect
 
won by 1498 (792) of 2471 (60.62%)
(5)
Get a perfect in a Special Stage.
Nice Emerald
 
won by 1658 (862) of 2471 (67.10%)
(5)
Get your first Chaos Emerald.
Chaos Emerald
 
won by 737 (423) of 2471 (29.83%)
(15)
Get all the Chaos Emerald.
Super Chaos Emerald
 
won by 479 (297) of 2471 (19.38%)
(51)
Get all the Super Chaos Emerald.
Rings-O-Plenty
 
won by 1710 (874) of 2471 (69.20%)
(5)
Get 100 Rings.
Rings Maniac
 
won by 987 (545) of 2471 (39.94%)
(13)
Get 200 Rings.
Lot Of Lives
 
won by 941 (521) of 2471 (38.08%)
(6)
Have exactly 10 lives.
Live And Learn
 
won by 608 (370) of 2471 (24.61%)
(8)
Have exactly 20 lives.
Competition - Azure Lake
 
won by 305 (265) of 2471 (12.34%)
(14)
Time Trial - Complete Azure Lake in under 0'30''00.
Competition - Balloon Park
 
won by 277 (242) of 2471 (11.21%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Balloon Park in under 0'50''00.
Competition - Chrome Gadget
 
won by 262 (231) of 2471 (10.60%)
(16)
Time Trial - Complete Chrome Gadget in under 0'45''00.
Competition - Desert Palace
 
won by 261 (231) of 2471 (10.56%)
(16)
Time Trial - Complete Desert Palace in under 0'40''00.
Competition - Endless Mine
 
won by 283 (241) of 2471 (11.45%)
(15)
Time Trial - Complete Endless Mine in under 1'00''00.
Competition - Grand Prix
 
won by 242 (215) of 2471 (9.79%)
(34)
Grand Prix - Complete Grand Prix in under 4'00''00.
Get A Life
 
won by 330 (231) of 2471 (13.35%)
(13)
Find the uppermost secret in Angel Island Act 2
My Lucky Day
 
won by 519 (323) of 2471 (21.00%)
(19)
Get the Jackpot in the Slot Machine Bonus
I'm Outta Here!
 
won by 675 (411) of 2471 (27.32%)
(8)
Go above the screen in the Pinball Bonus room.
King of the Hill
 
won by 101 (93) of 2471 (4.09%)
(75)
Go above the screen in Mushroom Hill Zone
Do the M.J.
 
won by 84 (74) of 2471 (3.40%)
(224)
Perfect Special Stage 1 while going backwards. Don't pause.
Too Much Gum
 
won by 453 (277) of 2471 (18.33%)
(10)
Change your shield 5 times in the Gumball Bonus
Deathless Egg Zone
 
won by 126 (107) of 2471 (5.10%)
(154)
Reach Great Eggman Robo without dying. No super or bonuses.
Ice Cap's Treasure
 
won by 469 (303) of 2471 (18.98%)
(10)
Find the ring-filled chasm in Ice Cap Zone Act 2, complete with a big ring.
Just In Time
 
won by 150 (120) of 2471 (6.07%)
(52)
Complete the level with the timer at 9 minutes and 59 seconds.
Right Base Zone
 
won by 89 (80) of 2471 (3.60%)
(210)
Complete Launch Base Zone Act 1 or 2 without pressing Left
Sonic the Ringhog
 
won by 250 (166) of 2471 (10.12%)
(34)
Collect 400 rings, and finish the level with them.
Hydrocity's Treasure
 
won by 146 (126) of 2471 (5.91%)
(53)
Get into Hydrocity Zone Act 1's hidden trapezoid of rings.
Can't Touch This
 
won by 175 (130) of 2471 (7.08%)
(114)
Complete Marble Garden Zone Act 1 without getting hurt. No super or bonus.
Cheater the Cheetah
 
won by 352 (228) of 2471 (14.25%)
(2)
Activate Cheats. NOTE - You cannot get other achievements with cheats.
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Recent comment(s):
14 Feb 14:43 2017
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
How can I get the "King of the Hill" achievement?
9 Apr 8:54 2017
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
It was fun : )
3 Aug 19:43 2017
this is my favorite "plateformer"
7 Sep 4:11 2017
& Knuckles
7 Sep 14:02 2017
& Knuckles
15 Oct 14:41 2017
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
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
"Perfect all bonus stage" missing....
27 Nov 3:45 2017
the new nemesis knuckles is a chuckle in the knuckle
13 Apr 5:19 2019
& Knuckles
28 Mar 11:25 2020
I really enjoyed this set. It was just the right amount of challenge without being outright impossible like some sets can be.
29 Apr 16:28 2020
Does the ROM that you get when buying S3&K on Steam not count? I bought it on Steam (it's a part of the Mega Drive Classics) and they give you a ROM you can use in any emulator. I used it in RetroArch with achievements on and I wasn't getting any.
27 May 17:59 2020
Mastered back in my quest days. "Do the M.J." achievement was a challenging one. As someone already said, the set lacks of "Perfect Bonus" on all Special Stages built in one achievement or two separately: one for Sonic 3 and other for Sonic & Knuckles
27 May 18:05 2020
One curiosity of this lock-on feature is that Launch Base Zone is easier than it was presented in Sonic 3 and has fewer death traps in comparison.
14 Jun 5:32 2020
& Knuckels
1 Jul 19:55 2020
Mastered & knuckles
21 Jul 23:56 2020
Perfect game, amazing set. Of course this gets a mastery.
4 Sep 20:33 2020
Mastered! Really great set for my favorite Sonic game :) I enjoyed all the exploration achievements!

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2020-08-27 01:24:52
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2020-08-25 07:09:32
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2020-08-24 00:08:02

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