Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom Cheats For NES

  1. Reappearing 1-up glitch

    In Stage 6-2B, grab the 1-up, backtrack to 6-2A, then return to 6-2B. The 1-up will have reappeared, along with all other power-ups in the room. You can repeat this process until the timer runs out.

    In Stage 7-2D, grab the 1-up, backtrack to 7-2C, then return to 7-2D. The 1-up will have reappeared, including all other power-ups in the room. Again, this can be done repeatedly until the timer runs out.

  2. Act Passwords (Japanese version)

    M - Medicine potion, P - Power-up, R - Ryu, S - Shuriken

    Code Effect
    MPRS Act VII
    RRPM Act VI
    RSMP Act V
    MPSR Act IV
    PSMR Act III
    SMRS Act II
    SRMP Act I
  3. Full HP

    Japan version only

    Code Effect
    Press 'Up' + 'Start' during the game Restore HP.
  4. 99 Continues

    At the title screen, let it fade out to the intro and press Start to go back to the title screen again, repeat this 6 more times (you should have seen the title screen a total of 8 times), at the 8th title screen, press and hold Up, Left, A, B & Select and press Start. If done right, you'll have 99 continues.

Walkthroughs & FAQs

Type Name File Size
Other Ninja Gaiden Series Ending Guide by ReyVGM 48K
Other Game Script by Lena 13K
FAQ/Walkthrough FAQ/Walkthrough by Vegita 197K
Boss FAQ Boss FAQ by Emptyeye 20K

Walkthroughs & FAQs

Type Name File Size
Other Ninja Gaiden Series Ending Guide by ReyVGM 48K