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64.50% Overall Rank: 13603
Xbox 360 Rank: 1156
2006 Games Rank: 13578
2006 Xbox 360 Rank: 1156
Score based on 16 reviews


In Contra, the world has been invaded and only two soldiers stand between the alien menace known as Red Falcon and the total annihilation of humanity. Lance and Bill, two veteran Special Ops soldiers, must fight their way through jungles, steel fortresses, and frozen tundra to rid the world of Red Falcon and all its minions. Using high-tech weaponry such as the Mini Laser, the Fireball, and the dreaded Spread Gun, it's time to teach some alien scum not to mess with Earth. Enhanced for Xbox Live Arcade, the new version of Contra includes online multiplayer to play with your friends, leaderboards to go for your best score, achievements, updated graphics, and new sound effects .
Release Date: November 8, 2006

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GameDaily 11/01/06 Review 6 out of 10
Talk Xbox 02/06/07 Review 5.4 out of 10
Game Chronicles 02/06/07 Review 6 out of 10
Game Over Online 01/08/07 Review 70 out of 100
Official Xbox Magazine UK 01/01/07 Review 7 out of 10
Xbox World Australia 12/19/06 Review 60 out of 100
Gaming Target 12/15/06 Review 7 out of 10
Eurogamer 12/14/06 Review 5 out of 10
Official Xbox Magazine 01/01/07 Review 6.5 out of 10
X-ONE Magazine UK 12/01/06 Review 8 out of 10