Mr. Driller G is the third game in the Mr. Driller series and a sequel to Mr. Driller 2. It was released into Japanese arcades and was ported to the Sony PlayStation only for Japan. The game introduced new playable characters to the series- Taizo Hori, Ataru Hori, Holinger-Z, and Usagi (the later being only available in the PlayStation port). Modes included Mission Driller, 2P Driller, Time Attack, and new modes, Scenario Driller and Net Driller.
Mission Driller remains identical to it's incarnation from previous installments. While drilling, air will decrease and air capsules will be scattered throughout the stages. A life will be lost if air runs out or if the player gets crushed by blocks.
- India (500 M)
- America (1000 M)
- Egypt (2000 M)
- North Pole (Available if Egypt if beaten, 2000 M)
This mode is only playable in the PlayStation version. The mode introduced Dristones to the series. The game play is different than regular gameplay. Every time a block is drilled, 1% of air is taken away. If you are crushed by a block, 20% of air will be lost. Air capsules will restore your air by 20%. There are five episodes.