Lars Empire, somehow, learned to use Gradian and Bacterian technology

he Lars Empire is the main antagonist of Gradius NEO from many years after the events of the Gradius and Nemesis series. They, along with the Gradius Union, acquired ancient Gradian and Bacterion technology and used it in a campaign to destroy the Gradius Union.

See Also:


  • James Burton, main character of the MSX Nemesis and pilot of the Vic Viper and later the Metalion is crowned Emperor Lars the 18th. Whether this implies a connection is yet to be determined.
Gradius NEO Series
Characters/Ships Force ViperBig Core CustomLars Empire
Gradius NEO Bosses Satellite CoreCrystal MoaiGiganticOgre ShieldBig Core X 3Central Server
Gradius NEO Imperial Bosses Big CoreSatellite Core MK IIDeadalusCrystal MoaiGenocide Core
End Bosses & Major Enemies
Major Recurring Foes GoferBacterionDr VenomZelos Force (Zeros)Lars EmpireGofer Sisters
Minor Enemies BrainO.V.U.M.Eleos BrainMother Computer Z Guardian CoreCentral Server Genocide CoreOuter Limits / Metal SlaveZelos BarrierDoomDark Force

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.