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    Glitch/Trick FAQ by Ghost764

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    Ghosts Splinter Cell Chaos Theory DS Glitches & Tricks FAQ
    Glitches and Tricks found by:
    Ghost64 (Most of them are found by me, unless stated otherwise)
    Uncle Sporky (Another FAQ maker)
    PSXcube (Another FAQ maker)
    Why a glitch FAQ for SC DS? Because it's a very glitchy game!
    NOTE: Any new glitches or tricks found by someone other than me may be
    unverified. Meaning I have not taken the time to see if they work. It may be
    the case that it is very difficult.
    Ghosts Splinter Cell DS Glitches and Tricks FAQ
    Version 1.7
    Version Updates:
    V 1.0- Only had some glitches that could be done anywhere, and Training Area
    V 1.1- Added some more glitches that can be done anywhere, and some Lighthouse
    glitches. And also revised misspellings and typos.
    V 1.2- Added some more glitches that can be done anywhere, changed this to a
    "Glitch, and Trick FAQ" cause it used to be just a glitch FAQ. Also added the
    rest of the level sections with some glitches, and revised everything. Lastly,
    I added the Thanks Section.
    V 1.3- Added yet some more glitches, and highlighted tricks and glitches I
    thought were cool. Lastly, I put out my email so that other people can add
    glitches they found.
    V 1.4- I finally beat the game and unlocked all the costumes too, (Except for
    the Hokkaido one) so I entered some more glitches, and also added a legend. I
    fixed my old format so that it’s more readable. Lastly I put this some gaming
    sites including GameFAQs.com.
    V 1.5- Added yet some more glitches I found myself, plus added something to the
    legend. I also unlocked the last costume in the game. This means that I
    completed it entirely!
    V 1.6- I accidently submitted the last version without the codes! Silly me...
    v 1.7- It's been awhile scince I've updated this... the reason is cause I
     recently got many of my DS games stolen and bought it back. Most of the new codes
    I added were found by someone else.
    *s = How difficult the glitch is to preform. 1 star is very easy, 3 stars is
    medium, and 5 stars is very difficult.
    F.E. = Full Equipment Mode needed. (To turn on, complete the game, go to
    Options>Extras and turn Full Equipment on.)
    NEW! = Indicates that the trick/glitch has just been added in the recent
    So far, I only have glitches for certain levels. I'll update this FAQ later.
    These glitches/tricks can be done anywhere:
    1. Taking bodies through other rooms: This is simple, 1st, grab the body and
    carry it up to a door, drop it, open the door and get the body again. Now carry
    it through the door. It's a pain but if you want to do it then there's no other
    way. **
    2. Body Twitching: Sometimes when you set bodies down next to objects, or
    walls, they'll instantly change positions. Sometimes they even twitch back and
    forth. I can't say how to make them twitch like that. *****
    3. Autoducking: There are some areas in the game when your character will
    automatically duck without you having to push the button. (Difficult to Find:
    4. Invisible Bodies: If you lay multiple bodies down in the exact same spot,
    it'll look like there is just one body there, and you can only pick up one of
    them. But then the other one/s will appear. **** (It’s tough to lay them in the
    exact same spot.
    5. Bodies Fall Through Walls: Sometimes you can lay/drop bodies through walls
    partially. This works best by grabbing them 1st, going up to a wall or corner,
    turning around (So they face the wall), and dropping them. ***
    6. IMPORTANT NOTE! Five Ways to Drop Foes: Having trouble with the body drop
    glitches? There are five ways to drop foes: 1- Grab them, and press Y (Slits
    their throat and drops them, not sure if this is an different than #2 though),
    2- Grab them, and press B (Knocks them out), 3- Pick them up and press B (Sets
    them down), 4- Pick them up and press R (Drops them immediately behind you and
    makes Fisher pull out his gun), 5- Walk off a ledge with them (Drops them and
    makes you fall). (N/A – No stars needed)
    7. Waste Sticky Cams: You can actually waste sticky cams by firing them at
    bodies, foes, or firing them out of the level map. Not much of a glitch. **
    8. Head Through Wall: While crouching, press up against a wall, you're head
    will go through a little bit. *
    9. Hold Bodies Wrong Way/ Fall Through Wall: Sometimes when doing glitch #5,
    you'll still be able to pick the bodies up. Fisher will either pick 'them up
    the wrong way, or he'll go through the wall to pick him up and fall into
    blackness. **
    10. Disappearing Bodies Using Doors: Place a body inside a doorway and go on
    both sides with the door closed. On one side, the person’s body should be
    invisible. ***
    11. Partial Invisibility?: I'm not quite sure how to do this one, but sometimes
    Fisher will become partially invisible. I think the easiest way to test this
    out is to play around with the body on that lighthouse at the end of the level
    until you see the graphics go weird. *****
    12. Heat Vision Secret: One neat thing I heard from another FAQ is that you can
    apparently switch to heat vision and watch a dead guys body get cold after
    killing him. This one doesn't work with knocked out bodies. Awesome. (N/A – No
    stars needed.)
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    13. Dead or Alive?: This game is very weird with deaths, on one hand if you
    knock out a guard, he'll never get back up at all, and you can shoot his body
    and the game won't say you killed him (Even if you're on a no-kill mission).
    Also you can kill yourself with a grenade on a no-kill mission, and Lambert
    will say that you're killing innocent people. I didn't know that Sam was all
    that innocent. *
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    14. Bonus Outfit Bug: Apparently if you skip getting a bonus outfit for 1
    level, you won't be able to choose the last one you unlocked until you fill in
    the gaps. This one happened to me a couple of times. ***
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    15. Un-save-able Game: Sometimes an error message comes up when trying to save.
    "Game Deck Memory Full".  This should NOT happen at all cause there are 3
    saving slots in the game but it still does. This has never happened to me, but
    that's probably because I didn't beat the game yet. If you lose the mission and
    try to load the last save, it may tell you that the game data was corrupted.
    A good way to avoid all this is to pick up every item in a level, and avoid
    killing guards. Apparently the game has to save all the items and the dead
    bodies. Some people think that the guards may be turned into items. If you DO
    want to test this glitch out, then kill all the guards, and don't pick up ammo.
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    16. Drop Bodies Off Ledges: You can do this by walking over to a ledge, turning
    around, and pressing “R”. Sometimes, they just disappear. **
    17. Glitches With Stairs: Pretty much any place with stairs, and a body you can
    perform glitches. Sometimes while picking bodies up on stairs weird things will
    start to happen:
    A.	You may fall through the floor “into hell”. ***
    B.	You might pick them up in such a way so that when you turn, they don’t. ****
    C.	You might pick them up oddly. **
    D.	The bodies might disappear when dropped. ***
    E.	You might fall through the floor, but instead of dying, you may fall into a
    small area or box of blackness under the stairs. This doesn’t happen often
    though. *****
    F.	You may fall through the floor into another room. *****
    18. Cycle Through Icons While Loading: Most people may already know this,
    but if you’re getting tired of the loading screens then try this. Wait for a
    character to speak so that his/her icon appears on the top or bottom of the
    screen. Now press B to fast-forward through the cut scene. All the characters
    icons that normally appear on the top or bottom while watching the cut scene
    will appear one by one. (No difficulty stars needed.)
    19. NEW! Pipe Glitch (VERY COOL!): Here is a brand new glitch found by "DarkYoshi",
    who emailed me several glitches. Okay now anywhere where there is a pipe, try this:
    jump on it, and holster your gun. Now shoot once, unholster it, and press either A or
    B immedietly. If you pressed B then you will be temporarly walking around with your
    arm up, but if you pressed A then you will be pipe climbing on nothing below the pipe!
    You'll see what I mean when you try it, and if you keep going down this way, you can
    fall through the floor! *
    Found by DarkYoshi
    20. NEW! Invincibility Trick: If you unlocked full equipment mode then equip a med pack
    and repeatedly press L when going through dangerous areas. F.E.
    Teleporting- In the training session, there are certain ways you can teleport
    to the beginning of a room:
    *Walk through Laser Detector
    *Get spotted by a camera
    *Get spotted by a guard
    These can be used for various glitches as well.
    1. Get in Room 3 in the 2nd Training Session Without Going Through Door: After
    completing the 1st section of training, go through the hall, and into the next
    room. Now go up to the next door, but BASH it open. Don't go in it, but wait
    for the guard to see you. You'll teleport and the door will close behind you! *
    2. Knock out Guard in Room 2 Instead of 3: Perform glitch #1 but this time hide
    in the corner next to the door and wait for the guard to come. As soon as you
    see the whites of his eyes grab him (sneakily) and press B. This one might take
    a few tries. ***
    3. Body Hangs/Falls in Midair: Using the "Take Bodies through other rooms"
    glitch, take the 1st guards body into the next room and walk right up to the
    other guard. When the message is done, you'll teleport but the body won't and
    you'll see it fall on the ground! If you pick it up again right before the
    message is done, you'll see it float up in the air, hang, and then fall again!
    This can also be done with the cameras later on in the level. **
    4. Teleport Alternately Through Two Rooms: Go to the room with the camera and
    sticky shockers. Run up to the door and open it. The camera will see you so
    you'll teleport back. Run through the now open door and keep going past the
    boxes. The other camera will see you and you'll teleport again back to the 1st
    room. Then run so that the camera spots you again.  As long as you keep running
    you'll keep teleporting. ***
    5. Frozen Shockwaves: Take extra sticky shockers, and get as far as the Laser
    Detectors. Now shoot them with the sticky shocker. The animation sometimes will
    freeze but it doesn't always do this. I can't figure out why. ***
    6. Zombie Guard: Get to the 2nd guard, but don’t interrogate him. Instead,
    shoot him with a sticky shocker. (You’ll need full equipment.) Lambert should
    say, “You’ve failed to interrogate the guard.” And then an alarm will go on for
    a second. The alarm will soon go away, and you’ll teleport, so go back over to
    the guard’s body. He should look like he’s sitting up a little, but he’s really
    knocked out.  Sometimes, before he falls down, he’ll fire up in the air! ** F.E.
    7. NEW! Survive the Zombie Guard: Usually after he stops shooting, he'll die. So try
     running up to him before he does! You probably won't be able to kill him by gun,
     so run around his back and grab him if you can. How long can you survive with
    him alive? *** F.E.
    Found by DarkYoshi
    8. Eyes in The Back of His Head: Go behind the 1st guard and shoot
    someplace other than his head. Even when his back is turned, he’ll still “spot”
    you. * F.E.
    9. Invisible Bullet: Take out your SC-20K rifle, and fire repeatedly at
    either of the guards so that you kill them. Lambert will yell at you. But next
    time you holster it you’ll hear a gunshot, but nothing will happen! ** F.E.
    10. NEW! Funny Sam + Statue Guard: I found a really weird glich! Stun the guard
     (1st guard?), then immedietly pick him up before grimsdotterends her speech.
    Sam will be in the position of holding a body but be holding nothing! Now
    Pressing A or B will make you drop the air! Go over to the guard, and you'll
     see that he can't move or speak. Also, the guard will move with you until you
     set the air down! *** F.E. (possibly needed)
    Found by DarkYoshi
    1. Sticky Cam Glitch in Lighthouse: Right at the level beginning, shoot a
    sticky cam over the rocks, or out into the sea. BE CAREFUL not to shoot it too
    far though, or you'll waste one. You should be able to see a glitchy screen,
    with the level, but blackness all around it. Try shooting them up the mountain
    too just for fun. **
    2. Autoducking Glitch in Lighthouse: Get to the area with the pipe, the ditch,
    the ladder, and the boxes, (before the bad guys) and climb up either on the
    boxes on the upper left, or the lower left. Now walk under the platform. Fisher
    should duck automatically. *
    3. Through the Platform: In that same area as in glitch #2, go up on the boxes
    again either on the upper left, or the lower left. And jump up to grab the
    platform. DO NOT use the ladder. Sometimes when doing this, you'll instead
    cling to the box on top of the platform and be hanging there part of you above
    the platform, and part of you below it! ***
    3. Fall Into Hell in Lighthouse: After killing the 1st guy, bash the door on
    the next one and take him to the upper left corner of the room he's in. Drop
    him, and pick him up again. If you're lucky, you'll go through the wall as you
    pick him up, and fall into blackness. This may take a few tries. ***
    4. Fall Into Evil Box: Now take the 2nd guys body and drop him in the right
    corner this time, and pick him up. Again, if you're lucky you'll pick him up,
    but then drop him, and then fall through the floor and cling to the inside of
    invisible box. You can now press right and left to go around the inside of it.
    Hold B to rapidly land/get up again. I call it tap dancing! Press A to climb
    back up, but fall to your death anyway. Remember: Try all the body drop
    techniques on this one. ***
    5. Fall Into Hell in Lighthouse 2: This one is easy. When you get to the zip
    line over "water" go under the zip line, but don't take it. Instead, fall off
    the right, and hopefully you'll go through into blackness. *
    6. Stand on Air: Go to delivery box #2, and jump to pull yourself up. Use the
    touch screen or a sticky cam to change your view so you can see yourself
    standing on air right above it! *
    7. Odd Guard Behavior: Before going in the door that leads to the 1st guard,
    throw a grenade. The guard should notice. Now walk over to the door and look
    under it with your optic cable. He’ll either be repeatedly turning around
    without going anywhere, or standing by the door, or walking in circles against
    the wall. Also try throwing a grenade in the area right before the gunshots,
    and the cut scene, where the red ladder is. The guard may not notice it at 1st
    but wait until he gets closer to throw one.  You can do this with any other
    guards in the game that are in rooms with doors that are locked or can’t be
    open. *** F.E.
    8. Fuse With Tripod Light/Pick Up Body Weird/Disappearing Body: After the cut
    scene, right before you start scanning the delivery boxes, kill the guard down
    there, and take his body. Now go to the right until you hit the wall, and turn
    left until you go past some boxes, a light with a tripod, and you’ll soon be in
    a little area. Now keep placing the guard in different walls in corners there,
    and keep picking him up. Odd things will start to happen.  ***
    9. Body Hover Glitch: Go over to where the 2nd delivery box is, and knock out
    that guard. Now set his body in between the two gun racks. Usually, when you
    pick him up you’ll be able to turn, but the body won’t turn with you. It’ll
    look like it’s hovering wherever you walk. ** - **** (I think it’s easy, but my
    friends have told me that it’s tough for them. Maybe I just have the magic
    10. Hold Body Weird in Lighthouse: Get to the hall with all the boxes soon
    after Delivery Box # 2 and set a body in the corner of some boxes. (Can’t
    remember which ones, but it should work with any.) Pick it up again and you
    should hold it weird. **
    11. Fall Into Hell in Lighthouse 3/ Stairs Glitch in Lighthouse: Shortly after
    the hallway with some boxes, you should reach a save point. After that, knock
    out the two guards, and put a body on the stairs. Pick it up again, keep doing
    this in different parts of the stairs and you should eventually fall through
    when you pick it up. There are also other stairs in the game where you could
    try this, but this way is the easiest I think. ***
    12. The Oblivious Guard: After taking out the 1st guard, go to the door
    with the next guard leaning against it. The guard won’t notice most things you
    do here so throw a flash bang grenade near the door. Then IMMEDIATELY look
    under the door with your optic cable. He’ll flinch, but won’t do anything else.
    There are other guards like this throughout the game. Can you find them? ** F.E.
    13. NEW! Fight Lacerda and his Guard!: Before you go down the stairs for the
    cutscene, throw chaff grenades down there until you get their attention. Wait for
     a minute and you'll see them coming up! WARNING: Lacerda and the guard are both
    now invincible! Look below on how to kill and glitch them! ** F.E.
    Found by DarkYoshi
    14. NEW! Zombie Lacerda and Guard: After preforming the above glitch they will
     both be invincible. Fighting them is like a boss battle. Here's what you do: Lure
    them over to you (Alarms are okay), and then hide until "CAUTION" meter goes down
    and sneak up and grab them. Press Y to slit his throat. He'll still be alive but he
     can't move! Shoot him and you can hear him say "OW!"!
    Found by DarkYoshi
    1. Sticky Cam Glitch in Bank: Fire a cam at the cross way behind you at the
    start of the level. You'll see the level boundaries plus some glitchy lines in
    the blackness. Also to see in the bank without getting inside, simply fire a
    cam down the hatch. **
    2. Hold Body Weird in Bank: Drag the 2nd guys body over to the lower left
    corner (by that big computer that deactivates the lasers) turn around, and
    knock him out there. Sometimes when picking him up, you'll hold him weird.  ***
    3. Body Teleport to Another Room: Go to the room with all the computers and the
    one guard. Take him out and take his body to the door at the end and set it
    down at the corner between the locker and the wall. NOT the corner by the door.
    Sometimes, he'll go through the wall on the other side, and you'll see his feet
    sticking out. You can pick him up again in the other room! ***
    4. Stairs Glitch in Bank and Fall Into Hell in Bank: When you reach the stairs,
    set bodies down there. Sometimes their head and torso will be hovering while
    their feet are on the stairs! Also when you pick 'them up it does weird things
    sometimes. Sometimes you'll fall through the stairs, and into blackness. ***
    5. Fuse With Table: In the small room with four computers and a camera with the
    keypad door. If you approach the table from the right, and get the sticky
    shocker you'll go through it and get stuck. Cool. **
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    6. Disappearing Grenade: When you get to the safe, before opening it,
    throw a grenade at it then IMMEDIATELY run towards the safe so that Grimsdottir
    tells you to open it first. The grenade will not detonate or hurt you. ** F.E.
    Manhattan Streets:
    NOTE: Being that this is a timed mission, it isn't easy to find glitches here.
    1. I heard that there was a glitch here where when you get up on the boxes with
    the cut scene that appears. Sometimes you fall off, I guess but this has never
    happened to me before. I guess it's all how you get on the boxes. ***? (I
    haven’t yet done this so I’m not sure how tough it is.).
    Found by PSXcube
    2. Harmless Grenade: At the end of the level, throw a grenade in the
    elevator and enter it quickly. It should detonate and even deplete all your
    health, but you won’t die, and you’ll complete the mission. ** F.E.
    1. Mess Up The Cut Scene: Before you walk through the elevator into the
    level, throw any of your grenades out there so that the guards notice, then go
    out. The usual cut scene should play but one of several things may happen.
    A.	One or more of the guards will be walking back and forth, disrupting the cut
    B.	One or more of the guards will not be shown in the cut scene.
    C.	One or more of the guards will be facing the wrong direction.
    D.	The guards will find Sam, and kill him during the cut scene.
    E.	One or more of the guards will be dead.
    This can lead to funny situations; it all depends on where the grenade lands.
    *** F.E.
    2. Stairs Glitch in Penthouse/Fuse With Couch: Again, the stairs in this
    level will have odd effects by dropping and picking bodies up on them. If you
    can manage to get the body to hover next to the stairs above the couch, (This
    works best with the bottom part) then try picking him up. You’ll drop him, fall
    down into the couch and be trapped in the couch. You can get out by picking up
    the body if it’s next to the couch. This allows you to take funny screenshots
    as crouching makes it look like Sam is sitting on the couch watching the nearby
    TV. *** F.E.
    1. Stairs Glitch in Displace/Fall Into Evil Box/Skip a Cut Scene: When you
    get to the winding stairs try setting a body down and picking it up again on
    the stairs. Sometimes, you’ll fall through the stairs down 1 floor! This allows
    you to skip the cut scene at the beginning! I’m not sure if this affects
    anything else though. Oh, and by the way, if you fall through the stairs at the
    bottom you may land in a dark box similar to the one in the lighthouse glitch!
    Remember: Press right and left to go around the inside of it. Hold B to rapidly
    land/get up again. I call it tap dancing! Press A to climb back up, but fall to
    your death anyway. ***
    1. Stairs Glitch in Hokkaido: When you get to the area with the two guards,
    just through the vent, knock 'them out, and place them on the small stairs.
    Sometimes, when picking them up you'll go right through the stairs or the
    platform. You can jump to get out. Also try picking them up then walking off
    one side of the stairs so you drop them, and then fall. ****
    1. This isn't a glitch but it looks like it might be. When you get to the top
    of the pipe with those lasers, you are supposed to jump across and catch the
    ledge on the other side. You'll take damage, so sometimes you die just by
    catching the ledge if you have little enough health, and you'll fall down and
    die (Again?). Odd. ***
    Found by Uncle Sporky
    2. The Rat: At some point in this level after crawling through a vent
    you’ll come to an area with three guards and a radio. After killing them and
    walking to the right you’ll see a rat scurrying across the floor. I doubt you
    can pick it up, kill it, or interact with it in any way. I’ve tried so I know.
    Not a glitch, but still a neat little Easter Egg they added in the level that
    so many people miss. (No difficulty stars needed.)
    Machi Yakko Hotel:
    (None Yet)
    Kokubo Sosho:
    (None Yet)
    PSXcube & Uncle Sporky, the guys who made the FAQs where I figured out some
    more glitches and got further in the game.
    Also I was inspired to make a glitch FAQ by Swordless Link, whom also made a
    Glitch FAQ for another DS game.
    Thanks to all the websites who posted this or let me post it! GameFAQs, IGN,
    I thank you! For taking the time to read this!
    Help wanted! I need help to find all the other glitches in this game!
    If you'd like to tell me about a glitch that isn't in here, email me at
    Bstal@comcast.net. Thanks ahead of time.
    When submitting a trick or a glitch:
    1. Be sure to explain exactly how the glitch is preformed.
    2. Tell me on a scale of one to five how difficult it was for you to perform
    this glitch.
    3. It might be better to label your email so I don’t throw it in a junk mail
    folder accidentally before looking at it. (Examples: “Re: Glitch/Trick
    Submission” “Re: Splinter Cell DS FAQ”)
    4. Make up a name that you want to be preferred to in my later version.
    (Otherwise, you’ll be named as Anonymous.)
    The Word Document: For the 1.5 Version Word Document copy this into your
    browser (You'll need the Microsoft Office/Word program):
    (The download link should be somewhere towards the top of the page. You'll have
    to enter the code that it says.)

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