MushiKing III features new beetles, skills and a new storyline.
Runs on the Sega "NAOMI" hardware.
Official release of Mushiking III
Card design format changed
Beetle cards 037 - 039 are released
Skill Cards 031 - 033 are released
Adder Collection is introduced and replaces Parallel Collection
Beetle card 004 is removed from the roster onwards
Beetle cards have a forest background. (Example, the Upright-horned beetle has a background of leaves behind it while it is in a bamboo tree.)
Adder Collection card beetles are glowing in red and has a colored purplish background.
Beetle cards 040-042 are released
Beetle card 002 is lost