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Gradius

Gradius Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Gradius Amstrad CPC Title

Title

Gradius Amstrad CPC Select # of players

Select # of players

Gradius Amstrad CPC Level 1

Level 1

Gradius Amstrad CPC Get that power-up

Get that power-up

Gradius Amstrad CPC Ship destroyed

Ship destroyed

Gradius Amstrad CPC Cruising through a different environment

Cruising through a different environment

Gradius Amstrad CPC Approaching an asteroid

Approaching an asteroid

Gradius Amstrad CPC Obtained a laser

Obtained a laser

Gradius Amstrad CPC Boss

Boss

Gradius Amstrad CPC Level 2

Level 2

Gradius Amstrad CPC Orbs

Orbs

Gradius Amstrad CPC A couple of Doh!'s from "Arkanoid 2" make an appearance

A couple of Doh!'s from "Arkanoid 2" make an appearance

Gradius Amstrad CPC Another ship approaching you

Another ship approaching you


Gradius Screenshots

Arcade version

Gradius Arcade Nemesis title background

Nemesis title background

Gradius Arcade Title screen (Nemesis, overseas release)

Title screen (Nemesis, overseas release)

Gradius Arcade Title screen

Title screen

Gradius Arcade Game starts

Game starts

Gradius Arcade Enemy ships

Enemy ships

Gradius Arcade Ground cannons

Ground cannons

Gradius Arcade Game over

Game over

Gradius Arcade Levitating mountain

Levitating mountain

Gradius Arcade Battle mess

Battle mess

Gradius Arcade Option & laser

Option & laser

Gradius Arcade Shield

Shield

Gradius Arcade 2 options

2 options

Gradius Arcade First boss

First boss

Gradius Arcade Next level

Next level

Gradius Arcade Little explode

Little explode

Gradius Arcade Maze

Maze

Gradius Arcade Stage 3 "Moai"

Stage 3 "Moai"

Gradius Arcade Sub-Boss 3 "Mother & Child"

Sub-Boss 3 "Mother & Child"

Gradius Arcade Stage 4 "Inverted Volcano"

Stage 4 "Inverted Volcano"

Gradius Arcade Sub-Boss 4 "Iron Maiden"

Sub-Boss 4 "Iron Maiden"

Gradius Arcade Stage 5 "Tentacle"

Stage 5 "Tentacle"

Gradius Arcade Stage 6 "Cell"

Stage 6 "Cell"

Gradius Arcade Boss 6 "Nucleus"

Boss 6 "Nucleus"

Gradius Arcade Stage 7 "Fortress" - Electronic Cage

Stage 7 "Fortress" - Electronic Cage

Gradius Arcade Boss 7 "Xaerous Brain"

Boss 7 "Xaerous Brain"

Gradius Arcade Final Cutscene Part 1

Final Cutscene Part 1

Gradius Arcade Final Cutscene Part 2

Final Cutscene Part 2

Gradius Arcade Name Entry

Name Entry


Gradius Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Gradius Commodore 64 U.S. release is called Gradius

U.S. release is called Gradius

Gradius Commodore 64 Title screen

Title screen

Gradius Commodore 64 Starting a new game

Starting a new game

Gradius Commodore 64 A bullet just barely misses your ship!

A bullet just barely misses your ship!

Gradius Commodore 64 Incoming missiles...

Incoming missiles...

Gradius Commodore 64 An end of level boss

An end of level boss

Gradius Commodore 64 The second level

The second level


Gradius Screenshots

MSX version

Gradius MSX Intro screen

Intro screen

Gradius MSX Title screen (Japanese version)

Title screen (Japanese version)

Gradius MSX Title Screen (European version)

Title Screen (European version)

Gradius MSX Stage 3

Stage 3


Gradius Screenshots

NES version

Gradius NES Title screen

Title screen

Gradius NES Japan Title screen

Japan Title screen

Gradius NES Starting a new game

Starting a new game

Gradius NES The orange "options" provide more firepower

The orange "options" provide more firepower

Gradius NES An end of level boss

An end of level boss

Gradius NES Collect powerups to get better weapons

Collect powerups to get better weapons

Gradius NES Watch out for giant stone heads!

Watch out for giant stone heads!


Gradius Screenshots

PC-88 version

Gradius PC-88 Title screen

Title screen

Gradius PC-88 The beginning

The beginning

Gradius PC-88 Entering a cave; power-up is nearby

Entering a cave; power-up is nearby

Gradius PC-88 Come on guys... so many at once... that's unfair

Come on guys... so many at once... that's unfair


Gradius Screenshots

Sharp X1 version

Gradius Sharp X1 Title screen

Title screen

Gradius Sharp X1 Start of the game

Start of the game

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 1

Stage 1

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 2

Stage 2

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 3, featuring lots of Moai heads that fire lots of ion rings at you

Stage 3, featuring lots of Moai heads that fire lots of ion rings at you

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 4, up against a pair of Iron Maidens

Stage 4, up against a pair of Iron Maidens

Gradius Sharp X1 The most prominent boss in the Gradius series - Big Core, in this game it turns up in almost every stage

The most prominent boss in the Gradius series - Big Core, in this game it turns up in almost every stage

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 5, Tentacle Golems

Stage 5, Tentacle Golems

Gradius Sharp X1 Stage 6 features a biological look and feel to it. Amoeba are the primary enemies in this stage

Stage 6 features a biological look and feel to it. Amoeba are the primary enemies in this stage

Gradius Sharp X1 The boss in this stage is Nucleus

The boss in this stage is Nucleus

Gradius Sharp X1 Aha, so you're the Brain behind it all!

Aha, so you're the Brain behind it all!

Gradius Sharp X1 The citizens of Gradius can sleep safe and sound

The citizens of Gradius can sleep safe and sound


Gradius Screenshots

Sharp X68000 version

Gradius Sharp X68000 Title screen

Title screen

Gradius Sharp X68000 Main menu

Main menu

Gradius Sharp X68000 Demonstration

Demonstration

Gradius Sharp X68000 Stage 1

Stage 1

Gradius Sharp X68000 First boss - Big Core

First boss - Big Core

Gradius Sharp X68000 Stage 2

Stage 2

Gradius Sharp X68000 Stage 3 has a lot of Moai statues

Stage 3 has a lot of Moai statues

Gradius Sharp X68000 The Sub Boss here is "Mother and Child"

The Sub Boss here is "Mother and Child"

Gradius Sharp X68000 Stage 4

Stage 4


Gradius Screenshots

TurboGrafx-16 version

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Developer logo

Developer logo

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Demo mode

Demo mode

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Title screen

Title screen

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Game start

Game start

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Dead

Dead

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 An early wave

An early wave

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Chaos near the top of the screen

Chaos near the top of the screen

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Some scenery to avoid now

Some scenery to avoid now

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Avoid the mountain face

Avoid the mountain face

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 End of level boss

End of level boss

Gradius TurboGrafx-16 Game over

Game over


Gradius Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Gradius ZX Spectrum Loading screen

Loading screen

Gradius ZX Spectrum Main menu

Main menu

Gradius ZX Spectrum One of the first waves

One of the first waves

Gradius ZX Spectrum Got an upgrade

Got an upgrade

Gradius ZX Spectrum New area in the level

New area in the level

Gradius ZX Spectrum Yellow ship

Yellow ship

Gradius ZX Spectrum cannons and robot

cannons and robot

Gradius ZX Spectrum Over mountain

Over mountain

Gradius ZX Spectrum Green ships

Green ships

Gradius ZX Spectrum Small base

Small base