Questions tagged [contra]

Contra is a 1987 run-and-gun action game developed and published by Konami. It was originally released as a coin-operated arcade game. A home version was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1988.

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Continued gameplay after beating Contra

I just beat the original Contra on NES. After the ending credits finished scrolling, the game took me back to the first level, with the number of lives I had accumulated during play. Are there any ...
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Contra konami code not working [duplicate]

i have an emulated Contra on Jnes with a nes controller usb, and when i enter the Konami code, it doesn't work! Does anyone know how to help me? I've tried both B then A then B then A, and only B then ...
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Are there any easter eggs on Contra Hard Corps?

I was playing Contra Hard Corps on my Genesis 16 bit these days, and finished it in all possible ways, first going to the research center, etc.. In any possible way I could finish it, I finished. ...
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Proper entry of Konami Code?

I start Contra. I start playing the first level. up-up-down-down-left-right-left-right-B-A-Start. Nothing happens. What am I doing wrong?
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What's the code to get 30 lives in the original Contra?

There was a code you entered into Contra for NES to get 30 extra lives. You entered it with the controller. What was it?