Contra III: The Alien Wars

Contra III: The Alien Wars

1992

System
Super Nintendo
Publisher
Konami
Developer
Konami

8.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 367

Our Review: 9/10

Contra III: The Alien Wars Reviews

  • Review Contra III: The Alien Wars (New 3DS / SNES)

    Portable blockbuster

    The year is 2636 and some aliens have popped over to earth for a visit. At first it seems they are putting on a fancy light show but then buildings start exploding and the alien wars begin! Contra III: The Alien Wars is a run and gun classic full of action as you "attack aggressively" in an attempt to defeat those pesky...

  • Review Contra III: The Alien Wars (Wii U eShop / SNES)

    Lasers and missiles and heliobombs, oh my

    Just when you thought the Wii U eShop had reached a maximum capacity of irresistibly cute little creatures with the likes of Pikmin 3, Toki Tori and Kung Fu Rabbit, here comes Contra III: The Alien Wars to mow down the competition with its terrifying alien invasions, flamethrower-wielding protagonists and...

  • Review Contra III: The Alien Wars (Wii Virtual Console / Super Nintendo)

    Run 'n gun

    Konami really went all out with this title, the third instalment to the Contra series (or Probotector to gamers in the PAL regions). The development team at the time must have relished the challenge of developing on the Super Nintendo as this is one of the more impressive games on the system; the experience is a good deal bigger and...