Contra won the hearts of game fans in the early 90's, it appeared on the shelves at the time of the appearance of the Dendy, although a year before its release - it was a game for the arcade machine. Following the game’s success, the developers released Super Contra, which was also a hit.
The storyline of the game is that two professional soldiers, Bill and Lance, are sent on a special mission - to destroy the terrorist base located near New Zealand. The terrorists want to destroy humanity and their base is where a meteorite with destructive energy has fallen.
The dynamic game sees the heroes meet various obstacles in the form of armed groups of soldiers, guns, bombs, planes, tanks and other combat arsenal.
The heroes can collect a variety of weapons along the way that must be knocked out of flying containers. All weapons look the same, but they have different firing modes. The arsenal of Contra heroes' weapons includes machine guns with different bullet scattering, flamethrowers, mortars, and lasers.