Game Description:A downloadable version of the classic SNES game, provided through Nintendo's Virtual Console service.
The third installment in the Gradius library takes the series to new heights with Gradius III. Although Bacterion and its evil curse were vanquished generations ago, it seems that the wickedness has returned ending the Gradians happy, germ-free existence. It's up to you to stop it again keeping Gradius safe. Help design your M.A.X. starship and get ready to rumble all over the galaxy. Select your weapons from an arsenal that includes: spread bombs, ripple lasers, photon torpedoes, and mega crush. Steel yourself for the brutal battle ahead. Through 10 levels of trigger-happy action, you'll face everything Bacterion can throw at you, including the evil force itself in a final showdown. If you succeed, the world will once again be safe, but if you fail