Ape Escape 3 Cheats For PlayStation 2

  1. Changing the title screen animation (JP version)

    Whenever you lose a life, game over or captured by a monkey whom stole your net, return to the title screen, and you will find the animation which is normally Satoru and Sayaka chasing the monkey with the net and Stun Club, change role to the opposite side, the Monkeys will chase Satoru and Sayaka using their equipments and their default items. Whether this will work in the US version is curently unknown.

  2. Mesal Gear Solid Change Background

    At the Mesal Gear Solid title screen press L1 or L2 to change backround.

  3. Unlockables

    Code Effect
    Capture all apes and catch Specter a second time Survival Mode
    Buy after catching Specter for 573 credits Mesaru Gear
  4. All unlockable mini-games (JP version)

    There are 3 mini-games in this game. Here is how to unlock them:-

    Code Effect
    Buy this in Hobby Shop for 1500 credits Ape Olympic
    Buy this in Hobby Shop for 1500 credits Sarutimate Fighting
    Beat the game once and buy this in Hobby Shop for 573 credits Mesal Gear Solid
  5. New title screen (JP version)

    A "tatsujin" (expert) hiragana will appear below the "Sarugecchu 3" main title.

    Code Effect
    Finish survival mode. Sarugecchu 3 Tatsujin Title
  6. Mesal Gear Solid and Sarutimate Fighting unlockables (JP version)

    Everytime you finish any of this two minigames, you'll be rewarded with 1,000 gaccha chips (money). Here's the Mesal Gear Solid unlockables:
    * To get the a monkey tag, shoot a monkey with the banana pistol then do a combo attack on him.
    * All hostages are hidden. Use a Suika bomb (Watermelon bomb) near the cracked part of a wall.

    Code Effect
    Finish Mesal Gear Solid once. Hard Mode
    Collect all 30 monkey tags. Secret password "futarinosune-ku"
    Rescue all 20 hostages. Croc cap and infinite items
  7. Saru Cinema Studio (JP version)

    Watch 8 or more saru movies that you got in the Saru Cinema.
    Saru Cinema Studio will replace the "X" slot on the Saru Cinema main menu.
    This mode lets you edit the existing saru movies or create your own.

  8. How to Unlock Monkey Studio(US version)

    To do this, you will need movie files, to get them, make sure you have the monkeys on yellow light or lower, and don't catch any of the monkeys in the area of the camera.

    Then, step on the footpad behind the camera and press X, after 5 seconds, press X again to recieve the movie file

    Code Effect
    Get all 20 video files Monkey Movie Studio
  9. Unlockable Mini-games(US version)

    Here are the avaliable Mini-games for the US evrsion of Ape Escape 3 and how to unlock them.

    Note, that the 1st 2 mini-games cost 1500 gotcha coins, while Mesal Gear Solid costs 573 Gotcha coins.

    Code Effect
    Achieve 25% or 50% completion Monkey Throw Stadium
    Achieve 75% completion Ultim-ape fighter
    Defeat Specter once Mesal Gear Solid
  10. How to unlock Bonus Morph...

    Code Effect
    Beat Specter(finish the game) Super Monkey Morph
  11. Passwords (jp version)

    Press L1+L2+R1+R2+START to enter password screen. All passwords musst be enter in hiragana

    Code Effect
    yumenokyouen Mesaru Gear Solid
    futarinosune-ku Movie 28 and 2 Cinema Files with Mesaru Gear Cast
    sabaibaru Survival Mode
    kuroihoumonsha Kuro Sennin Ape
    rusagu-boisa SAL-1000 Ape
    futarimenootoko Pigaru Ape
    rusarukeka Gageru Ape
    pipotoronagein mystery movie 29 (pipotron hidden movie)
    kurankushinsaku mystery movie 30 (ratchet and clank 4 PV)
    aoiku-rugai unlock pipotron blue
    nazonoakaiaitsu unlock pipotron red
    himitsunokiiroiyatsu unlock pipotron yellow
    ginganoraihousha unlocks Ratchet monkey
  12. Secret Passwords (US Version)

    Press L1+R1+L2+R2 at the title screen menu to enter the Secret Password screen.

    Code Effect
    blackout Dark Master is on the loose!
    2nd man Shimmy is on the loose!
    krops Unlocks monkey that's impersinating spike from AE1
    SAL3000 Unlocks SAL-3000 monkey
    yellowy Unlocks yellow pipotron
    coolblue Unlocks blue pipotron
    grobyc Unlocks SAL-1000 monkey
    redmon Unlocks red pipotron
    2 snakes (must beat the game first to use) Movie 28 and 2 Cinema Files with Mesaru Gear Cast
  13. Secret Passwords (Chinese Version)

    Press L1+R1+L2+R2 at the title screen menu to enter the Secret Password screen.

    Code Effect
    00798001 Unlocks SAL-1000 Ape
    33483264 Unlocks Dark Master
    64686697 Unlocks Survival Mode
    99876650 Unlocks Movie No. 30
    04077472 Unlocks Mesaru Gear Solid
    87797030 Unlocks a hidden Mesaru Gear Solid Movie
    56014704 Unlocks Sarutimate Fighting
    72396504 Unlocks Ape Olympic
  14. Hidden monkeys (U.K. version)

    On the title screen, hold R1 + R2 + L1 + L2 then (without letting go) press start. this will bring up the password screen.

    Code Effect
    RATCH Unlocks the RATCH monkey
    blueman Unlocks the BLUE PIPOTRON monkey
    2nd man Unlocks the RED PIPOTRON monkey

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