Super Smash Brothers (N64) Cheats & Tips
Your guide for cheat codes, tips, hacks and walkthroughsPlay as Captain Falcon
Beat the game with any character on any difficulty setting and number of lives in under twenty minutes. Then, defeat Captain Falcon. For the Japanese version, beat the game with any character on any difficulty setting and number of lives. Then, defeat Captain Falcon.
Play as Purin (Jigglypuff)
Beat the game with any character on any difficulty setting and number of lives. Then, defeat Purin. For the Japanese version, beat the game with any character on any difficulty setting and number of lives in under twenty minutes without continuing. Then, defeat Purin.
Play as Ness from Earthbound (Mother 2)
Beat the game on the normal difficulty setting and three lives without continuing. Then, defeat Ness.
Play as Luigi
Beat Bonus Game 1 "Break The Target" with the eight original characters. This can be done during Bonus 1 practice. Then, defeat Luigi. If you lose the match, complete Bonus 1 again with any character for a rematch.
Mew in Pokeballs
Unlock all four bonus characters to have Mew appear randomly in the Pokeballs.
Classic Mushroom Kingdom stage
Beat the game with all eight original characters. Then the Classic Mushroom Kingdom stage will be available under versus mode.
Beat Bonus Games 1 and 2 with all characters, including the secret ones. This can be done during Bonus 1 and 2 practice.
Press one of the following buttons during the ending credits. Press Analog-stick to change the angle and move the target. Press Start to scroll faster, or to return to normal speed. Select a name with the target and press A to view details about their work in the game. Press B to pause or resume the scrolling.
While you are at the character selection screen, press C-Left, C-Right, C-Up, or C-Down.
Change character view
While you are at the character biography screen, hold Z and press the Analog-stick.
Item switch menu
Play the game in versus mode at least fifty times to unlock an item switch option. For the Japanese version, use any character to record one hundred kills to unlock an item switch menu. Options on this menu include toggling certain weapons and the frequency they appear.
Custom menu (Japanese version)
Battle 100 times with Yoshi vs. Kirby for multi-player options.
Extra points for each level
The following trick may be used to get an extra 100 points in each level. Defeat your opponent in one player mode. Press L to taunt just before he dies. If your character is in a taunt when the camera zooms in for the scores, 100 points will be awarded for the fighter's stance.
Silphco stage secret
Begin a game with Captain Falcon on the Silphco stage. Then when Chansey, Charmander or others pop out the door, use the Falcon Punch to knock them spiraling away.
Samus without her suit
Unlock Ness, then select versus mode and choose Samus as your only opponent. This trick is easier if Samus is set as a human controlled player, so she stands still. Next, go to any place (preferably the ship) and fire the PK Thunder at yourself, so Ness slides into Samus. Then right as Ness hits her, pause the game. If done correctly, Samus will no longer be wearing her suit.
Borrow a life
Begin a team game under versus mode. Then if you lose a life, press Start to take a life from your partner.