The year is 4444. Earth has become a prison planet home to criminals, terrorists, and many other political rebels. Bill Rizer has been assigned to a new partner, an alien samurai named Genbei Yagyu, or Jaguar. Their mission is to deal with the Neo Contra threat, and defeat the Elite Four of the Neo Contra organization, Guerrilla Contra, a robot tank pilot and pipe-smoking military commander, Plant Contra, a plant cyborg hybrid, Pheromone Contra, the only female member of Neo Contra who has connections to Bill Rizer from the past, and Animal Contra, a talking bull terrier who serves as a captain of an aircraft carrier, before dealing with the shadowy leader of Neo Contra, Master Contra, who also has ties to Bill Rizer. Written by
Did You Know?
The helicopter the characters ride on in Mission 4 is Mr. Heli-Robo, the helicopter that attacks the players in Stage 1 of Contra: Shattered Soldier and later gets crushed by the stage boss as well as the mini-boss in Stage 6 prior to the final boss battle. See more
Yagyu 'Jaguar' Genbei
[after Mystery G was fatally wounded by Master Contra, who just teleported out of the room, Bill and Jaguar are back on their feet
Where did he go?
[to the dying Mystery G
Ah... Don't worry about me. With these wounds, I'm already a goner. More importantly, you gotta get him!
But we can't just...
Listen, Rizer! Don't let his words rattle you. You know who you are. And how you live your life dictates who you are. You're not a fake if you risk your life fighting for your ideals. You are ...
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