Sonic the Hedgehog 3/Bonus Stages

Sonic 3 - Starpost.png

To enter a Bonus Stage you need to pass a Starpost with 50 or more rings. Stars will appear above the starpost. Jump into the stars to enter the bonus stage.

Bonus stage screenshot.


Sprite Name Description
  1-Up Ball Gives you an extra live.
  Aqua Ball Gives you the water shield.
  Bumper Ball You bounce off these when hit.
  Catapult Ball Replaces the springs at the bottom.
  Clear Ball Does nothing.
  Flame Ball Gives you the flame shield.
  Ring Ball Gives you 10 rings.
  Thunder Ball Gives you the lightning shield.