Play as Samus with bonus weapons: Enter JUSTIN BAILEY ------ ------ as a password
to play as Samus at Ridley's Lair.
Information in this section was contributed by debnew2010.
Super password: Enter NARPAS SWORD0 0000_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ as a
password. Note: "_" indicates a space, and except for
the letter "O" in "SWORD", the remaining characters
are the number zero. You will start at the beginning of the game
with unlimited life, unlimited missiles, and all upgrades. The
word in this is "NAR PASSWORD". "NAR" is an
abbreviation for the name of the person who designed the password
system, Tohru Narihiro.
Information in this section was contributed by Kurobei Neko.
Alternate game: Enter 999999 999999 KKKKKK KKKKKK as a password
with no Varia suit and a different ending.
Quick save: Press Start to pause game play, then press Select
+ Up to display your current password.
Hint: Play as Samus without her suit: Complete the first quest without dying and with all
the items (ice beam as your gun weapon). Press Start after
the credits have completed. If you have completed the game correctly,
Samus will take off her suit in the ending. You will start with
all your items you gained in the previous quest minus your missiles
and suit in the next game.
Information in this section was contributed by Jonny B.
Hint: Refill energy easily: Go to a pipe that has enemies constantly appearing
at ground level with no other enemies around. Just keep shooting
and the enemies will fly into your bullets, leaving energy and
Information in this section was contributed by Threefiddy350.
Hint: Defeating Kraid: Use the Ice Beam to freeze the center spike in mid-air
as he shoots. Then, use your missiles to shoot the bare spot where
the spike was located.
Information in this section was contributed by Gale Gleason.
Hint: Shooting walls and ghost walls: In various parts of the game, you may find yourself
blocked or cut off. You are either stuck or you can try shooting
the walls around you. If you are lucky, one of the blocks will
break. If it does, continue shooting until you cannot shoot further.
Then, jump and try moving to the left or right. There is usually
a ghost wall that you can go through. This trick is useful for
gathering power-ups and finding secrets.
Information in this section was contributed by Luke Kovacs.
Slightly powered in Brinstar
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Ready for Kraid
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In suit, end game
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No suit, end game, best ending
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Play as the girl with all the arsenal weapons
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Weird Code; Freeze, Varia, No bombs, odd ending
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Brinstar with 10 missiles, 1 Energy Tank,and Long Wave Beam
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215 missiles, 5 Energy Tanks, all power-ups, both mini-Bosses defeated