Mario Kart Wii Cheats For Wii

  1. Quick Start (Boost)

    When the countdown starts wait until the #2 appears. Hit the gas twice and hold on the second time you hit the gas. This will give the boost. The closer you get it to the beginning of the countdown #2 the longer the boost.

    Contributed by: Flamixx 

  2. Boost when recovering from a fall

    When you fall into something, such as water or falling from rainbow road, when you land, if you hit 2 at the moment you hit the ground, you get a temporary boost.

    Contributed by: andylee999 

  3. POW Block Immunity

    When you see the POW block on your screen and its about to hit you, just do the function you would normally use for a trick to create a shockwave for youself to become immune to the spin out the POW block creates (Control panel on GCN controller, Shaking Wii wheel, etc.). This can be done on both bikes and carts. Even though you don't loose speed or spin out, you still will loose the items you were carrying.

    Contributed by: Chacronic 

  4. Change Mii Racer weight class

    Go into the Mii Channel and change your Mii drivers weight, which will have an in game impact causing you to change weight class and have different cars.

    Contributed by: gamerjr 

  5. More than one person can be the same character.

    First, make P1 choose the character you both want to be. Then unselect the character and move off of it. Move P2 over, and select the character. Go back one screen, then go into the character select again. You should both be on the same character. Both of you select the character. Do whatever you want from there on.

    Note: In the character select screen and options, whenever one of you does an animation, both of you will. Also, if P2 chooses a different kind of vehicle than P1, P1 will look strange. Don't worry, this won't actually happen in the game.

    I haven't tested this with P3 or P4 yet, but in theory, it should work.

    Contributed by: BTAxBTA 

  6. Courses

    Code Effect
    Win at least 3rd place in Flower Cup and Mushroom Cup Star Cup
    Win at least 3rd place in Star Cup Special Cup
    Win at least 3rd place in Banana Cup and Shell Cup Leaf Cup
    Win at least 3rd place in Leaf Cup Lightning Cup

    Contributed by: sephirosuy 

  7. Mirror mode

    Reach 1st place in all cups at 150cc class.

    Contributed by: sephirosuy 

  8. Characters

    Code Effect
    Win 50cc Star Cup King Boo
    Complete retro 50cc Cups Diddy Kong
    1 Star in all 50cc Wii-Cups Baby Daisy
    Win 100cc Leaf Cup Dry Bones
    Win 100cc Special Cup Mii (Outfit A)
    1 Star in all 100cc Retro-Cups Bowser Jr.
    Win 150cc Special Cup Daisy
    1 Star in all 150cc Wii-Cups Dry Bowser
    Have a Super Mario Galaxy savefile and she will be unlocked after 50 races or get 1 star in all 8 Mirror Mode Cups Rosalina
    Unlock 4 Expert Staff Ghost Data in Time Trials Funky Kong
    Unlock 8 Expert Staff Ghost Data in Time Trials Baby Luigi
    Play Time Trials on 16 different courses or win 250 Wi-Fi matches. Birdo
    Play Time Trials on all 32 different courses or win 1000 Wi-Fi matches. Toadette
    Unlock all 32 Expert Staff Ghost Data in Time Trials Mii (Outfit B)

    Contributed by: zelos71 

  9. Unlockable Karts

    After meeting the requirements, some unlockables may require you to back out of your save file and reselect it. Note: In different countries, the karts have different names but the unlocking methods are the same.

    Code Effect
    Attain at least 1 Star in all 150cc Retro Cups Aero Glider (large kart)
    Unlocked 24 Expert Staff Ghosts Sprinter (Medium Kart)
    Win Mirror Lightning Cup Blue Falcon (small kart)
    Attain at least 1 Star Rank for all 50cc Retro Grand Prix Cups Cheep Charger (small kart)
    Win 150cc Lightning Cup Honeycoupe (large kart)
    Win 50cc Special Cup Piranha Prowler (large kart)
    Win 150cc Leaf Cup Royal Racer (medium kart)
    Win 50cc Leaf Cup Turbo Blooper (medium kart)
    Beat 50 opponents during Wi-Fi play or unlock one expert staff ghost Tiny Titan (small kart)

    Contributed by: gohanrice 

  10. Unlockable Bikes

    After meeting the requirements, some unlockables may require you to back out of your save file and reselect it. Note: In different countries, the bikes have different names but the unlocking method is the same.

    Code Effect
    Win 150cc Star Cup Quacker (small bike)
    Win Mirror Leaf Cup Bubble Bike (small bike)
    Play Time Trials on 8 different courses Magikruiser (small bike)
    Win 100cc Lightning Cup Zip Zip (medium bike)
    Attain at least 1 Star Rank for all 100cc Wii Grand Prix Cups Sneakster (medium bike)
    Win Mirror Star Cup Dolphin Dasher (medium bike)
    Win 100cc Star Cup Shooting Star (large bike)
    Win Mirror Special Cup Phantom (large bike)
    Unlock 12 Expert Staff Ghost Data in Time Trials Spear (large bike)

    Contributed by: gohanrice 

  11. Alternate Title Screen and Ending Screen

    Completing every single cup with a first place unlocks two new alternating Title Screens and one new Ending Photo.

    Contributed by: Mau_92 

  12. Have a star by your nickname

    Playing extraordinarily well in Grand Prix races can produce a Star Ranking upto 3 at the end results instead of the standard "C, B or A."

    Collecting these stars in all Grand Prix's adds a Star Icon next to your name in WiFi Races and on the Results Screen for your opponents to see.

    (Note: Say, if you get a Three star rating in every Grand Prix except one which you got a One star rating in. You would get a One starred nickname until you manage to upgrade the rank.)

    Code Effect
    Get a one star rating in every Grand Prix One starred nickname
    Get a two star rating in every Grand Prix Double starred nickname
    Get a three star rating in every Grand Prix. Triple starred nickname

    Contributed by: Mau_92 

  13. Golden Wii Wheel

    Use the wii wheel extensively in all the modes, when you go online a golden wii wheel will be next to your name.

    Contributed by: altandf4 

  14. Karts and Bikes versions of 50cc and 100cc

    You can unlock Karts and Bikes versions of 50cc and 100cc(like 150cc, but slower) by completing all the cups in that CC.

    To activate these versions, press the + button on the Speed Select screen.

    Code Effect
    Place 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in all 50cc cups 50cc(Karts and Bikes)
    Place 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in all 100cc cups 100cc(Kart and Bikes)

    Contributed by: PokeLoveGuy9 

  15. Alternative Method of Unlocking Game Content

    This is an alternative method of unlocking characters, karts, and bikes. Simply play the required number of games (races/battles). This method takes a while, but is far easier to complete.

    Code Effect
    Play 300 races/battles. Super Blooper
    Play 450 races/battles. Diddy Kong
    Play 600 races/battles. Piranha Prowler
    Play 750 races/battles. King Boo
    Play 900 races/battles. Magikruiser
    Play 1,050 races/battles. Dry Bones
    Play 1,200 races/battles. Tiny Titan
    Play 1,350 races/battles. Birdo
    Play 1,500 races/battles. Shooting Star
    Play 1,650 races/battles. Mii Racing Suit
    Play 1,800 races/battles. Cheep Charger
    Play 1,950 races/battles. Baby Daisy
    Play 2,100 races/battles. Zip Zip
    Play 2,250 races/battles. Funky Kong
    Play 2,400 races/battles. Quacker
    Play 2,550 races/battles. Toadette
    Play 2,700 races/battles. Daytripper
    Play 2,850 races/battles. Daisy
    Play 3,000 races/battles. Honeycoupe
    Play 3,150 races/battles. Baby Luigi
    Play 3,300 races/battles. Sneakster
    Play 3,450 races/battles. Bowser Jr.
    Play 3,600 races/battles. Spear
    Play 3,750 races/battles. Dolphin Dasher
    Play 3,900 races/battles. Jet Bubble
    Play 4,050 races/battles. Phantom
    Play 4,200 races/battles. Blue Falcon
    Play 4,350 races/battles. Dry Bowser
    Play 4,500 races/battles. Jetsetter
    Play 4,650 races/battles. Sprinter
    Play 4,800 races/battles. Mirror Mode
    Play 4,950 races/battles. Rosalina
    Play 5,100 races/battles. Mii Plumber's Costume

    Contributed by: Vipsoccermaster 

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