There are a total of four weapons the players can use in the game: a Machine Gun, a Laser Gun, a Fire Gun and a Spread Gun. Konami's Contra is a true classic in every sense of the word. This arcade version of Super Contra Super C is the same as its forebearer. You play as super tough macho dude Bill Rizer or Lance Bean if you're player 2 , and proceed to rush though an island fortress destroying everything that moves. As Lance and Bill, otherwise known as Scorpion and Mad Dog, you're about to begin the adventure of a lifetime! Based on the arcade title, Super C throws in new features and tons of explosive combat action in both horizontal and vertical scrolling environments. Also console could provide a decent at that time level of graphics and sound. This is a blockbuster from beginning to end, that has the perfect combination of fast-moving battles, super graphics and animation, challenging Bosses, and explosive power-ups.
This is the sequel to Contra, and is bigger, badder, and more explosive than ever! Then jump and lie down, and jump and lie down to get by them. In particular, the best-selling ; the main character of the game has become an official symbol of the company. At the end of each of the first seven zones of destruction, you'll encounter one of Red Falcon's mammoth Detection Sensors designed to warn the Falcon of your approach. This version changed the game's futuristic setting to a contemporary one, although the premise of Bill and Lance fighting against their former comrades-in-arms remained more or less the same. Destroy these first and the entire gate may blow up without your having to destroy the other sensors. Destroy the Sensor at the end of the jungle by first taking out the sniper and the cannon.
You can dodge enemy bullets, as well as rolling bombs, and still hit the sensors to destroy the gates inside of the base. Ahead of you lie eight zones of the Red Falcon's defense. Gameplay is running, jumping, and gunning. I honestly thought I'd hate this game. That's probably a factor of both the graphics and the fast pace. The pace of the game is def. GameSpot users rated the game with an overall feedback of 8.
The controls are fluid, responsive, simple, and effective. The character is equipped with a rifle and has unlimited ammo. Now, alien forces have joined in and you must contend with mechanized spiders and other organisms, as well as tanks and helicopters. A multitude of weapons, from rapid-fire machine guns to high-tech lasers are at your disposal as you sweat blood, fighting past 3-D mazes, underground security systems, and tropical forests surrounded by giant waterfalls and alien cannons. And don't forget to check out , the sequel to Contra. You can also collect red letter's with wings that give you different guns My favorite is S :P and are also allowed to shoot in multiple directions. This time his sinister plan involves infiltrating the American Army with his villainous intergalactic warriors.
However, due to unlicensed versions it often had to sue counterfeiters-companies. Contra is one of the game which was released on most of the consoles out there. In the , the evil alien Red Falcon got blown out of town by Super Commandos Mad Dog and Scorpion. If you succeed in storming the base, you and your buddy face a deadly climb up the side of a waterfall while enemy snipers try to pick you off. And if you survive, Earth survives! Sadly, this game is a bit short, and the levels aren't as expansive as one would think. It's got great graphics, great sound, great game-play, and what's more, it's just plain fun. This game is also known as.
You each get three lives and you can earn extra lives by completing different levels. You can only destroy them when two of them are together. In United States people were able to get the device since 1985, and a year later were able to buy a console people of Europe. Graphics were actually my favorite part of the game. From the spectacular new level of graphics detail to the varied cast of enemy weapons and dangers, this game had us begging for more! You may have to try this a couple of times to get it to work.
Nintendo roms games and emulator are available for free download. Zone Defense Once the action starts in this game, it never lets up. All while avoiding bullets, laser boulders and aliens. Another enemy base lies just past the waterfall. Almost 360 shooting radius with strict angles on most maps, some destroyable environmental objects, and only a handful of things to slow you down.
Repeat this procedure until he's done for! Throughout its history, the console failed many times but often revived by creating improved clones. In the Japanese version the story is happening in the 27th century in Oceania, around Bill Rizer and Lance Bean, two commandos modeled after and , and name after four actors who appeared in the movie called. Especially since it had quite a hard storyline. This time around you'll have to use many familiar weapons, including spread guns, lasers, flame throwers, and mega shells to stop the Falcon and his evil cronies. The game is a shooter of the 90s and was followed one year later by versions for different consoles.
Power-ups can also be collected once again to help battle the evil forces!. Retain Old Score and of Lives on New Game At the title screen, after you've beaten the game, press , A, and then start. However, Contra features stages with a so-called 3D view, when the character is moving towards the background. If the player gets hit only once by the enemy, it would be enough to kill the player. The Tools of Your Trade To defend yourself and wipe out the Falcon's forces, you'll have to use your incredible ability to run, jump, and fire with deadly accuracy.
Be warned, as you are in for one heck of a ride, bullets coming at you at every conceivable angle, traps and pits that can get in you're way, and the fact that one hit kills you, and takes away your meager 3 lives Which can be brought to 30 if you use the Konami Code. Strange rumors of frightening events taking place deep in the jungle have reached the Pentagon. The eagerly anticipated sequel to the original Contra game has finally arrived! Or you can use the ultimate Contra tip. In reality, this is Super Contra, and the sequel is every bit as good if not better than the original. And there are lots of them. Next, jump to the ledge where you're out of reach of the gunfire of the sensor, and then blast the guns to smithereens from this safe position.