Vigilante 8 Cheats

Vigilante 8 FAQs

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    Submitted by ShAdOwX

Vigilante 8 Cheats

  • N64 | Submitted by Pokemon Master#1

    Block impact of Sky hammer Mortar

    If you fire a Sky hammer mortar right when a Sky Hammer Mortar is about to hit you, it will dicinegrate the incoming sky hammer!


  • N64 | Submitted by Taylor

    Secret Areas In The Game

    Canyonlands:#1 To get the stuff in the air in the valley, wait under them in the middle circle and eventually after a miniute or two you will be picked up recieve the stuff, and be teleported randomly around the course.
    Aircraft Graveyard:#1 If you go to the area with all the planes that you can climb on thier wings, go to the very back of the course to find a billboard thingy. If you shoot it, it will fall down to reveal a hidden path! #2 If you go to the middle of the course there is a bunch of airplanes. If you keep circling the pile you will find a weird crushing thing. There are two on the track. If you destroy the right one you can go through and there will be a wing that goes upward. Drive up the wing and you will land in a secret areana! To get out,there is another wing that leads out of the areana!
    Ski Resort:#1 To create an avalache go to the top right side of the hill and if you shoot down the right tree it will create one!#2 to ride the trolleys up and down the course, go to the back of the "trolley garage" and you will see a metal door. Shoot the metal door and it will open to reveal a black hole. If you drive through it when the trolley is "parked" you will be able to ride it.


  • N64 | Submitted by Jedi1

    Launch Space rockets at Opponent.

    On the Secret Base in Nevada you can send space rockets at your opponent. before you play, drive as Y the Alien. when you start the level, drive to thebig building in the back. On the sides are some doors you can break through. Drive straight through them at top speed. when you reach the other side try to get inside of the black circle and also try to stay there. While your in the circle, fire your machine guns like crazy. in about 3 seconds it should blast off. get out of the way or youll get burnt. Also the blast does do considerable damage. Good luck!


  • N64 | Submitted by Greg Darkman

    Sand Factory trick

    First enter the sand factory then collect about 20rounds of the sky hammer mortar lure a vehicle by a mound(PREFERABLY THE BUS)when it is on the edge of the mound use the special attack crater maker at least twice(DownDownUpthen fire machineguns)and it will make a huge hole jump in and shoot the mound with rockets while you are in the hole if done corect the mound will sink into the earth unleveled jump out and then level the mound and it will make a natural ditch that will never fill back up. (Trap enimies in it and total them) E Mail Me if you like this trick


  • N64 | Submitted by daniel rappa

    Mounds on Sand Factory

    At the sand factory if you shoot the mounds of dirt they will lower little by little and reveal a special or a wrench!!!!


  • N64 | Submitted by Dinkey

    Ride in the Blimp

    In casino city you might have seen a blimp in the sky. Anywhy, if you follow this blimp around enough it will eventually land & a door on it will open. Drive into the door & you can fly the blimp. Try moving yourself over a building with power ups or crates on it & try to land on the building to get the items.


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Barn Getaway

    In the valley farms level there are three barns. Go to the middle barn and blow up the trailer in front of it (so the trailer looks like a ramp).Get a running start and jump the trailer and you should jump right into the top of the barn. slam on the brakes and hold that button down and you can stay upthere for as long as you want.


  • N64 | Submitted by Cheat Man

    Easier stealth bomber flying cheat

    Instead of using the alien to make the stealth bomber fly, all you have to do is take any car and then either ram or shoot the ladder until it blows up, then the stealth bomber will start to take off. Just dont get behind it or on front of it as it takes off.


  • N64 | Submitted by Bronko33

    Easy Kill In Valley Farms

    If you go to Valley Farms and go to where the water is, you will notice that on each side there are 2 poles, if you shoot out the 2 that are right across from each other, it will send a huge wave and kill everyone in the water at the time.


  • N64 | Submitted by grant

    70's van cheat

    The 70's van moves faster in reverse [faster than sid burn].This takes some practace to master[use the top c button].


  • N64 | Submitted by Brett

    Ride In Ski Lift

    In the Ski Resort level in Colorado, go to the back of one of the ski lifts. There is a garage door-shoot it with regular bullets BUT ONLY ONCE OR TWICE UNTIL DOOR OPENS! Then wait for the ski lift to come around. When it does, drive into it and it will take you down the hill. This works both ways, up & down.


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Special Weapon Attacks

    Interceptor Missiles (Turbo), uses 2 missiles
    Press Up, Up, Up then shoot the machine gun to speed up for a few seconds.
    Bruiser Cannon (Scatter Blast), uses six shells
    Press Down, Up, Up, Up, then shoot the machine gun to shoot six cannon shells simultaneously.
    Roadkill Mines (Cactus Patch), uses 1-6 mines
    Press Left, Right, Up then shoot the machine gun to rapidly deploy a group of mines.
    Interceptor Missiles (Halo Decoy), uses 2 missiles
    Press Up, Up, Down then shoot the machine gun to cause your opponent's homing missiles or special attacks to follow your missiles instead of your vehicle.
    Roadkill Mines (Magnetic Mine), uses two mines
    Press Left, Right, Down, then shoot the machine gun to drop a mine that will attract nearby cars.
    Bull's Eye Rockets (Stampede), uses 1-5 rockets
    Press Up, Down, Up then shoot the machine gun to rapidly fire multiple non-homing rockets.
    Bull's Eye Rockets (Boost Rocket), uses 2 rockets
    Press Up, Down, Up, then shoot the machine gun. If an opponent is hit, he or she is taken for a sky ride.
    Sky Hammer Mortar (Turtle Turnover), uses 2 shells
    Press Down, Down, Down then shoot the machine gun to flip your opponents' vehicles.
    Sky Hammer Mortar (Crater Maker), uses 5 shells
    Press Down, Down, Up, then shoot the machine gun to drop a mega bomb that will leave a crater.
    Bruiser Cannon (Cow Puncher), uses 2 shells
    Press Down, Up, Down then shoot the machine gun to punch opponent vehicles back.


  • N64 | Submitted by Brett

    Fly Stealth Bomber

    In the Secret Base level in Nevada, use the Alien Y. Drop two mines on a Stealth Bomber. The Bomber goes down the runway, turns around, and takes off. Pretty cool!


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Expert Mode

    Put in the following as the password I_AM_TOUGH_GUY .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Select Level

    Put in the following as the password LEVEL_SHORTCUT .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    View end sequence

    Put in the following as the password LONG_SLIDESHOW .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Low Gravity Mode

    Put in the following as the password A_MOON_GETAWAY .


  • N64 | Submitted by daniel rappa

    Secret Weapons on 64 Dreamland Level

    In the cartoon level on the hills and by the wells there will be a grey mushroom or a red one. Shoot them and they will blow of and hit the opponet that your radar is on! The grey mushroom will shoot off like a rocket and the red like a alien soucer!!!!


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Same Vehicles for Multiplayer Mode

    Put in the following as the password MIX_MATCH_CARS


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Extra High Resolution Mode

    Put in the following as the password MAX_RESOLUTION .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    No Bad Guys

    Put in the following as the password POPULATION_OUT .


  • GBA | Submitted by Whiplash007

    No Enemies

    To get no enemies in Vigilante 8, first pick a mode where it says "Lives-1, Random,etc." Then before starting go up to the first one in the "Lives-1-Random,etc." and press "A." You will then go over to the next column. Finally, go over until it says "None." You will then have no enemies in that level.


  • PS1 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Quest passwords

    Mission Password
    Chassey Blue
    1 AOGIKYFGQQTWGA
    2 YMBEJEOPDHYHZV
    3 RIPJNYEPGFPJAI
    4 HGFTDDNMUBXRLV

    Slick Clyde
    1 TNLCROHSQAZDMQ
    2 QDANNFHMSLBMWF
    3 FYLYRFKEAHGGAW
    4 OIRYEEBGDBNHBJ

    Shiela
    1 EDAOHLJIOUEDBA
    2 HSDNTZSGVOGCLP
    3 NTWZYUQSPXMHMB
    4 BXINCWNWGCQVJF

    John Torque
    1 WSLZFBNQDTFDBF
    2 BXNJRYSXTYACKE
    3 IBXGFDQBSNISJQ
    4 ZCTEAFJVMNDJUT

    Dave
    1 PYQXPDUMJNBOUP
    2 OULIUZTJHPKWTD
    3 QYDJBUYBZTEUQC
    4 WMNNWLHTSCUCLH

    Convoy
    1 AIHJZNIFPZNFWA
    2 UKXCXCOAIGOKVH
    3 KHREIWYIZREYHK
    4 VSNKJVURSUNRWX

    Loki
    1 THLOHJWURONKLQ
    2 VIBWYIVGOPAUWX
    3 CEJMULWPCYYAVS
    4 PGGOVIUNUQEIVU

    Houston 3
    1 BDPTGXUBXOCCKE
    2 GCTPCXCCIWXVUJ
    3 CEJMULWPCYYAVS
    4 PGGOVIUNUQEIVU

    Boogie
    1 FOJGCRHLWMUQZV
    2 DRFIQVOUYIHGEN
    3 WCHPZDGBCYEDBF
    4 JHAZRUUMTLUYBG

    Beezwax
    1 YUYFNKTAQGLNYW
    2 TXXKKGEWRONKLQ
    3 KHUSNNWJXORZHK
    4 UIBRJCCYSARVH

    Molo
    1 EDDNXIAPNTRDBA
    2 ITAHZJRMYTLSJQ
    3 NPRJUYRYRAAGMB
    4 AKFQPUISMWAHWA

    Sid Burn
    1 LPHPMMDNMPEMVB
    2 PEONQGUNUQEIVU
    3 XOKIXDXBKQRFOJ
    4 OYROHGBDNLSJSI


  • PS1 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    To unlock all characters & Weapons

    Go to the options menu and select "Game Status". Highlight any driver and press Circle (passcode), then enter "WMNNWLHTSCUCLH" as a passcode. This will unlock all hidden characters, levels, and 'Y' the Alien.

    Invincibility
    Enter "I_WILL_NOT_DIE" as a passcode.
    No enemies
    Enter "GO_SIGHTSEEING" as a passcode.
    Low gravity
    Enter "REDUCE_GRAVITY" as a passcode.
    View FMV sequences
    Enter "SEE_ALL_MOVIES" as a passcode.
    Expert mode
    Enter "HARDEST_OF_ALL" as a passcode.
    Same vehicles in two player mode
    Enter "SAME_CHARACTER" as a passcode. This will make it so both players can choose the same vehicles in two player mode.
    Monster truck tires
    Enter "MONSTER_WHEELS" as a passcode. This will make your tires big.
    More powerful missiles
    Enter "DEADLY_MISSILE" as a passcode. This will make your homing missiles do more damage.
    Change music
    Wait until a level completes loading, then switch the game CD with an audio CD of your choice. Pause the game to select a new audio track. A prompt for the game CD will appear after the level is exited.
    Special weapons
    Enter the following actions while playing a game to active the special attack of the indicated weapon. Note: The required weapon must be in the inventory, but does not need to be currently active.

    Interceptor Missiles (Halo Decoy), uses 2 missiles
    Press Up(2), Down then shoot the machine gun to cause your opponent's homing missiles or special attacks to follow your missiles instead of your vehicle.
    Interceptor Missiles (Turbo), uses 2 missiles
    Press Up(3) then shoot the machine gun to speed up for a few seconds.
    Bull's Eye Rockets (Stampede), uses 1-5 rockets
    Press Up, Down, Up then shoot the machine gun to rapidly fire multiple non-homing rockets.
    Bull's Eye Rockets (Boost Rocket), uses 2 rockets
    Press Up, Down, Up, then shoot the machine gun. If an opponent is hit, he or she is taken for a sky ride.
    Sky Hammer Mortar (Turtle Turnover), uses 2 shells
    Press Down(3) then shoot the machine gun to flip your opponents' vehicles.
    Sky Hammer Mortar (Crater Maker), uses 5 shells
    Press Down(2), Up, then shoot the machine gun to drop a mega bomb that will leave a crater.
    Bruiser Cannon (Cow Puncher), uses 2 shells
    Press Down, Up, Down then shoot the machine gun to punch opponent vehicles back.
    Bruiser Cannon (Scatter Blast), uses six shells
    Press Down, Up(2), then shoot the machine gun to shoot six cannon shells simultaneously.
    Roadkill Mines (Cactus Patch), uses 1-6 mines
    Press Left, Right, Up then shoot the machine gun to rapidly deploy a group of mines.
    Roadkill Mines (Magnetic Mine), uses two mines
    Press Left, Right, Down, then shoot the machine gun to drop a mine that will attract nearby cars.
    Directional Gun Burst
    Uses five shells press down(2), up(2), then fire machine guns to shoot five shells at once
    Turbo

    Uses 2 homing missles Press up(3) then fire machine guns to set off two missiles still in the holder for extra speed


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Slow Motion

    Put in the following as the password GO_REALLY_SLOW .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Invincible

    Put in the following as the password LIVING_FOREVER .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Get Super Dreamland 64 Level

    Put in the following as the password DDDDDDDDDDDDDD


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Fast Firing

    Put in the following as the password FIRE_NO_LIMITS .


  • N64 | Submitted by nathan

    Get bonus in Dreamland 64

    Pick any car and go to Dreamland and go by the bridge and shoot the trees with the machine gun and wait for a couple of seconds and it will give you a bonus.


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Get All Levels and Characters

    Put in the following as the password JTBT7CFD1LRMGW .


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Get all cars

    Put in the following as the password GANGS_UNLOCKED for all cars. Note: This does not unlock the UFO.


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    The Alien Y

    Put in the following as the password GIMME_DA_ALIEN . This character is normally unlocked after completing quest mode using all other characters.


  • N64 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Power Up Missile

    Put in the following as the password MISSILE_ATTACK .


Vigilante 8 Hints

  • N64 | Submitted by anonymous

    Casino City

    Destroy the gas stations so they are ramps. Then destroy the little building next to them. Press A 2 times fast to accelerate or get a good running start and if you are hurt, with luck you can get the wrench on top of the building.