Advance Wars: Dual Strike Cheats For DS

  1. Special Design Map

    In Map Design mode, hold L and R while selecting the mode to produce a special pre-made map, with "Advance Wars" spelled out in the terrain.

    Contributed by: Spiritmongrel 

  2. Unlockable Missions

    Do the following steps to unlock bonus missions in which you can unlock new units.

    Code Effect
    On mission 10, capture the city east of your HQ to reach mission 11. (The black boat level) Mission 11 (black boats)
    On mission 13, capture the city in the northeast corner to reach mission 14. (The black bomb level) Mission 14 (black bombs)
    Find the map in Mission 16, Snowy Hunters. It's hidden in the southeastern most city, on the small island with the com tower. Mission 17 (Spiral Garden)

    Contributed by: Tfox707_Remixed 

  3. Unlockable CO's in War Room

    Once the characters are unlocked you still have to buy them from Hachi, the cost is listed at the end of wach CO's how to unlock.

    Code Effect
    Beat Crystal Calamity in Normal Campaign - 600 points Sasha
    Beat Crystal Calamity in Normal Campaign - 600 points Grimm
    Beat Crystal Calamity in Normal Campaign - 600 points Javier
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 1000 points Lash
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 1000 points Adder
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 1000 points Flak
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 1000 points Hawke
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 3000 points Jugger
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 3500 points Koal
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 4000 points Kindle
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 2000 points Nell
    Beat Means to an End in Normal Campaign - 2000 points Hachi
    Complete Hard Campaign once, than you can buy him from Hachi for 5000 points. Von Bolt

    Contributed by: canofbread 

  4. Old Version Maps

    By having old versions of advance wars inserted in your DS at the same time as Duel Strike, unlock new buyables at the the Battle Maps Shop!

    Code Effect
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 1 is inserted in your DS Hachi's Land
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 1 is inserted in your DS Nell's Land
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 1 is inserted in your DS Advance Warpaper
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 2 is inserted in your DS Strum's Land Map
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 2 is inserted in your DS Lash's Land Map
    Buy for 1 point when Advance Wars 2 is inserted in your DS Advance Warpaper 2

    Contributed by: TheeKrazySpike 

  5. Unlock Soundroom

    Beat Normal Campaign and buy it from Hachi.

    Contributed by: Gaffonium 

  6. Unlock Alternative Costume

    Get to Level 10 of higher with a CO and buy the CO edit from Hachi, and you will get the alternative costume in the CO edit menu.

    Contributed by: Gaffonium 

  7. Oozium

    Once you beat Crystal Calamity (the one with the big black crystal), you can purchase Oozium from Battle Maps for 1000 credits. You can then have predeployed Ooziums in your design maps.

    Contributed by: Mushroomfantasy 

  8. Character Wallpapers

    When you complete campaign, you will get the wallpapers for the three COs that you used most that campaign. You can then select those wallpapers from the Display menu.

    Contributed by: Nanis804 

  9. Unlock Gallery

    To unlock the gallery, simply beat normal campaign once, then purchase it from Hachi for 2000 points.

    Contributed by: Nanis804 

  10. Hard Combat Mode

    Complete Combat Mode at least once for this.

    Code Effect
    Complete Combat mode once. Hard Combat

    Contributed by: 3110684 

  11. 3 Star Forces

    Once you beat Normal Campaign once, you can use three of the 'Star' Forces with any character Rank 1 or higher. The three forces are Eagle Eye (+2 vison), Gear Head (+2 base repair), and Conquerer (+2 Capture).

    Contributed by: Mushroomfantasy 

  12. Champion Survival

    Beat the basic course for money, turn, or time survival mode to unlock the champion course. Purchase from Hachi for 1000 points each.

    Code Effect
    Beat basic "Money" survival course Money Champion
    Beat basic "Time" survival course Time Champion
    Beat basic "Turn" survival course Turn Champion

    Contributed by: Nanis804 

  13. Hard Campaign Force Unlockables

    You must beat hard campaign then head to the CO Select Screen for your reward

    Code Effect
    Allows hiding during Super CO Power Mistwalker
    Allows deployment of units from allied cities during Super CO Power Soul of Hachi

    Contributed by: tehwisecracker 

  14. Unlock final wallpaper in design room

    Obtain all 300 medals

    Contributed by: locdog517 

  15. Brutal Combat

    Brutal Combat is the third level of the Combat Mode. It is harder then Hard Combat and every map is Fog of War.

    Code Effect
    Beat Combat once. Now you can buy Brytal Combat (and Hard Combat) from Haichi. Brutal Combat

    Contributed by: BrammyX 

  16. Pictures for the Gallery

    Code Effect
    Automatically unlocked with gallery All charcters/world map (#1-28)
    Watch Ending of Mission 9 Rachel's Hat (#29)
    Watch Ending of Missing 22 Toast (#30)
    Watch Ending of Missing 22 Party 1 (#31)
    Watch Ending of Missing 22 Party 2 (#32)
    Watch Ending of Missing 22 Handshake (#33)
    Watch Game Ending Dismissed! (#34)
    Watch Game Ending Report (#35)
    Watch Game Ending Promise Hill (#36)
    Watch Game Ending Flowers (#37)
    Watch Game Ending Three Villains (#38)
    Pick 'Yes' after last mission Original 7 (#39)
    Pick 'No' after last mission Salute (#40)
    Beat hard campaign Drive (#41)

    Contributed by: Link McCloud 

Walkthroughs & FAQs

Type Name File Size
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by BSulpher 152K
Other CO Gauge Mechanics Guide by Xendrick 14K
Other History FAQ by Pikachu 025 15K
Other Predeployed Map Guide by TheUnruly1 20K
Other Money Survival Guide by Heffenfeffer 83K
Other Dual Strikes FAQ by TheUnruly1 21K
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by BrammyX 61K
Other Hard/Brutal Combat Mode Guide by spyke252 16K
Character Guide Koal FAQ by Tronn_Bonne 91K
Character Guide Sonja FAQ by Tronn_Bonne 71K
Character Guide Javier Guide by SuperSonic612 41K
Other Turn Survival Score Walkthrough by dalawman 12K
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by rpower 64K
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by AW Revolution Website 92K
Other CO FAQ by Xenesis Xenon 37K
Other Hard Campaign Walkthrough by Jags1880 107K
Other Combat Mode FAQ/Walkthrough by CyberSach 34K
Character Guide Kindle FAQ by JustChillin 53K
Character Guide Grimm Guide by zegok_mm 22K
Character Guide Olaf FAQ by ThrawnFett 23K
Other Game Script by JustChillin 240K
Other CO Quote List by JustChillin 36K
Other Time Survival Guide by Gameandwatch423 7K
Other Turn Survival Guide by Gameandwatch423 10K
Other Money Survival Guide by stairwalker 16K
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by pyroman93 18K
FAQ FAQ by locke411 87K