* "Warning. There is a space-time anomaly forming. Two objects have emerged. Ship identification code cannot be processed for the large craft. The other is [[spoiler: Vic Viper T-301]]"
* The [[NintendoHard notorious]] ''Gradius III'' (Arcade) [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erGzgSegA2U cleared on one credit]]...on [[HarderThanHard Very Difficult]].
** The same player [[http://youtu.be/2ct8sssUI6k did the same]] for ''Gradius IV'' on Hardest.