Advance Wars Cheats
If you would like to erase data, press L, Select, and right on the D-Pad immediately after turning the Gameboy Advance on. The delete data option will appear, and if you want to begin again, you can.
Contributed By: Mana Knight.
Field Training Glitch - Unlimited Map Editing
With this glitch you can edit Campaign and War Room maps. The changes are saved only in the in-game (during battle) save, not permanently in the cartridge.
- Go to Field Training and play the Naval Forces mission.
- Lose by letting Olaf destroy either your T-Copter or your Lander.
- Go to the Design Maps, deploy an Orange Star unit and destroy it.
- Your screen will be glitched now. You can go to a saved Campaign or War Room map and edit it. Don't forget to save the changed maps using the in-game save, not the Design Maps save.
- To return to normal, just turn on/off the GBA.
Contributed By: Roma_emu.
Unlockable How to Unlock Olaf's Sea Strike Mission Use Andy on Mission 4, then defeat every enemy unit in Mission 6. Rivals Mission Use Sami for the Captain Drake, Naval Clash, Wings of Victory and battle Mystery missions. Sonja's Secret Battles Beat Kanbei Arrives! in 8 or fewer turns, Mighty Kanbei! in 10 or fewer turns, and Kanbei's Error? in 12 or fewer turns.
Unlockable How to Unlock Advanced Campaign After you finish the main Campaign and buy the Advance Campaign, hold down the Select button before entering Campaign Mode and you'll play in Advanced Mode. You'll face stronger enemy opposition, but win more coins if you complete the mission Open Up New Gameplay Modes To open up the War Room, Campaign, Design Maps, and Stats options on the main menu, you must first complete the final mission in Field Training. Special Intel To access the field training mission called Special Intel, first you must clear all of the other Field Training missions. When you go back to field training you'll see it in the list of missions. Unlock CO Drake You must select Andy for these missions during campaign mode: Captain Drake - Naval Clash- Wings of Victory - Battle Mystery. Unlock CO Eagle Choose Sami for Captain Drake, Naval Clash, Wings of Victory, Battle Mystery - At the end of the campaign, you will have a final battle, between Andy (you) and Eagle Unlock CO Grit You must select Max for Mission 4 in Campaign mode and complete the campaign. Grit will then appear in the Battle Maps section to be purchased for 50 coins. Unlock CO Kanbei You must complete the Campaign. He will appear in the Battle Maps section to be purchased for 50 coins. Unlock CO Nell Once you have purchased all of the CO's and completed Advanced Campaign, Nell can then be bought in the battle maps section for 80 war coins Unlock CO Olaf Successfully complete the Campaign Mode. Unlock CO Sonja Unlock and win Sonja's secret missions in the campaign (see other hints) and complete the campaign. Sonja will appear in the Battle Maps area to purchase for 60 coins. Unlock CO Sturm Once you have purchased all of the CO's except Nell from Battle Maps (Grit, Eagle, Drake, Kenbei, and Sonja), Sturm will appear on the list and can be purchased for 100 coins. Note - Sturm can only be used in Vs. mode. Use other CO's in multiplayer To use other CO's in multiplayer, you first beat campaign and then go to battle maps where you can buy them.
Gold Menu Icons
To change certain icons in the main menu screen from their original color to a flashing gold, you must complete the condition listed next to them:
Records: Complete all 20 war room maps, regardless of rank.
Rank: Obtain the final rank, rank 1.
Stats: Get both rank and records gold, and this'll turn gold too.
Field Training: Get an A-Rank in all 14 training missions.
Campaign: Complete the Advance Campaign, regardless of rank.
War Room: Get an S-Rank in all 20 war room maps.
Battle Maps: You have to unlock and buy every CO, and buy all the maps.
Design Maps, Vs. Mode, and the Multiplayer menu cannot be turned gold.
Note: The gold menus do nothing for you; they're just there for pride.
Contributed By: LiteYear.
Skip field training
If you want to skip field training and get into the war campaign, map maker or etc., instead of winning every battle in field training, just go to the last one and beat it. It'll save time, and you can always go back to play it any time on the main menu.
Contributed By: phoenixadvance.
Easier final battle against Sturm
To make the final mission a lot easier, allow Sturm to capture the Airport just north of the Orange Star base, and make sure you have Missiles in range of the Airport panel. Sturm will spend 22000 per turn building a Bomber that you can immediately destroy before use, making him much less of a threat. With Sturm wasting 22k per day making Bombers, his army is much weaker and easier to manage, no matter which allies you end up having in this battle.
Contributed By: UltimaterializerX.
Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising Cheats
Like in the first Advance Wars, you can erase your save data by holding L+Right+Select before turning the game on.
Code Effect L+Right+Select Erase Data
Contributed By: avataboo.
At the Design Maps/Map or CO screen, highlight Map and hold A + L + R. The screen will go blank, then the Nintendo map will appear.
Contributed By: SpikeDragon.
Gold Menu Icons
To turn your menu icons from their regular colors into Sparkling Gold, do the tasks below for each icon.
Unlockable How to Unlock Gold Battle Maps Icon Buy everything from Hachi Gold Campaign Icon Beat all levels including secret ones in Normal Campaign Gold Design Room Icon Buy all CO Edits from Hachi Gold Link Icon This will automatically turn Gold after the other 5 have Gold Versus Icon Buy and play every map at least once (win or lose) Gold War Room Icon Buy and Beat every war room map with any grade
Contributed By: XxThunderxX.
Lab Map Locations
To gain Neotanks , you have to capture a specific city in a specific map to get the lab map, and then beat a hidden mission. You have to do this in each country.
Flak Attack: City north of your HQ, within range of your units starting positions.
Secret Level: Test of Time
Toy Box: South-Western most Neutral city, AKA: the one on the weird island.
Secret Level: Neotanks!?
Show Stopper: South-western most neutral city.
Secret Level: Sea of Hope
Sinking Feeling: Southernmost city on the western island
Secret Level: Danger X9
Unlockable How to Unlock Secret Level: Danger X9 To gain NeoTanks in Green Earth - Sinking Feeling: Capture Southernmost city on the western island Secret Level: Neotanks To gain NeoTanks in Blue Moon - Toy Box: Capture South-Western most Neutral city, AKA: the one on the weird island. Secret Level: Sea of Hope To gain NeoTanks in Yellow Comet - Show Stopper: South-western most Neutral city Secret Level: Test of Time To gain NeoTanks in Orange star - Flak Attack: capture city north of your HQ, within range of your units starting positions
Unlockable How to Unlock CO Adder Beat Campaign Mode once CO Colin Buy Grit or Olaf CO Drake Beat Green Earth Campaign CO Eagle Beat Green Earth Campaign CO Grit Beat Blue Moon Campaign CO Hachi Beat Hard Campaign Mode CO Hawke Beat Campaign Mode once CO Jess Buy Drake or Eagle CO Kanbei Beat Yellow Comet Campaign CO Lash Beat Campaign Mode once CO Nell Get an overall rank of A in Campaign Mode CO Olaf Beat Blue Moon Campaign CO Sensei Buy Kanbei or Sonja CO Sonja Beat Yellow Comet Campaign CO Sturm Get an overall rank of S in Campaign Mode
To unlock the Gallery, beat the Campaign. To unlock the all pictures, beat the Hard Campaign. The gallery is found in the Sound Room.
Unlockable How to Unlock Gallery Beat Hard Campaign
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Unlocking Hard Mode
Unlockable How to Unlock Hard Mode Beat the game on easy, then go to Hachi's store and buy Hard Mode for 1000 points. To play press Select when starting a new campaign.
Contributed By: CO Max.
Unlocking Sound Test
To unlock the soundtest, beat a normal campign with an any rank to purchase the soundtest. It costs 5000 points.
Unlockable How to Unlock Soundtest Beat normal campaign
Contributed By: Psycho13.
Campaign mode - in-game hints
In campaign mode, if you are stuck on a level, just yield and the characters will give you hints on how to beat the level.
Contributed By: dementor110.
Easy Gold Multiplayer
An easy way to get the Gold Multiplayer tab is start any map and then immediatley yield. Repeat this for all levels. With 3 & 4 Player Maps, play as 2 or 3 people and yield for them all. It will count as a played and that much faster to get the Gold then playing them all.
Contributed By: Super Glitch.
Special Design Map
Go to ''Design Mode'' and click on ''Map''. Then hold the L and R buttons while it's loading. Once you get there, you should see a map with three Japenese letters on it made out of mountains that spell out Nintendo.
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