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Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX (Game Boy Advance)

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Description

Based on the SNES classic, Contra III: The Alien Wars, your job is to clean out 6 levels filled with aliens and humans who all wish to see you dead, and stopping the Red Falcon from taking over the world.

2 player's can play side by side in each level, upgraded from the original designs in the SNES title, as well as new levels based on those from Contra: Hard Corps (originally released on the Genesis).

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Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX Game Boy Advance In this level, ride in a motorcycle and shoot the upper enemies when you've a chance.
Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX Game Boy Advance Objective: destroy an armored tank and some flying enemies.
Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX Game Boy Advance A tank is the definitive solution for massive destruction.
Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX Game Boy Advance To destroy the laser shield, eliminate the two lateral cannons.

Alternate Titles

  • "Contra: Hard Spirits " -- Japanese Title

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User Reviews

A Contra conversion that leaves much to be desired Diogo Ribeiro (329) 3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars

The Press Says

PGNx Media May 10, 2003 9 out of 10 90
GameSpot Nov 22, 2002 7.4 out of 10 74
N-Zone Mar 27, 2003 74 out of 100 74
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Jun 11, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Game Over Online Jan 02, 2003 70 out of 100 70
Kombo.com Nov 17, 2003 7 out of 10 70
IGN Dec 05, 2002 7 out of 10 70
Deaf Gamers 2002 6 out of 10 60
GameSpy Nov 29, 2002 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) Feb 13, 2003 5 out of 10 50

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Kartanym (10781) added Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX (Game Boy Advance) on May 25, 2003