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Contra 3: The Alien Wars
Contra III: The Alien Wars
Also known as: Super Probotector: Alien Rebels

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BUTTON COMBINATION CHEATS
There appears not to be any cheats for the US and Euro version of this game but some cheats for the Japanese Version. Give them a try..

STAGE SELECT
On the Player Select screen, in a fluid motion, press:
L, D, (D + L), L, and Start
You will hear a sound if entered correctly.

ALL WEAPONS
On the Player Select screen, in a fluid motion, press:
R, D, (D + R), R, and Start
You will hear a sound if entered correctly.

UNLOCK THE SOUND TEST
On the title screen, keep quickly tapping the X button while pressing:
Down, Right
If successful you will unlock the sound test.

MAKE THE SCREEN SPIN
Briefly press L or R once, then hold the button in levels two or four.
The screen will spin rapidly.

RESET
This cheat will give you an in-game reset and return you to the title screen:
During play hold L + R + Start and press Select.

HINTS AND PLAYING TIPS
Double weapon: Note: This trick requires a controller with a auto-fire feature. Begin game play and assign X to have auto-fire. The weapon selection display on the top of the screen will rapidly change. Once two weapons are collected, both of them may be used simultaneously. Note: The flame-thrower is not effected by this trick.
Continue game play: Play the game in two player mode. After losing all lives and having the other player still alive, press A or B (depending on which mode) to return to life.
Extra lives: There are two locations on level 1 where your character can remain motionless to collect extra points and lives. After starting level one, your character will find a futuristic car. Do not destroy it. Jump over it and use it as a shield against the attacks that originate from the left side of the screen. Keep firing towards the right side of the screen, instantly killing all opponents that appear from that direction to collect easy points and the occasional extra life.
Extra lives (2): Later in level one, your character will collect homing missiles. Take the missiles to the next higher platform, and out of the way of the ground activity. Use the missiles to destroy all enemies that come into range to accumulate more points and lives. Note: When playing under the highest difficulty setting, a maximum of twenty-nine lives may be accumulated.
Easy weapon change: Press Start pause game play and press X to change weapons. You will notice that your weapons can change even while the game is paused.

Submitted by: CheatBookJon, B. Taylor and 'James is Missing'

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