Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising Cheats For Game Boy Advance

  1. Special Design Map

    Go to ''Design Mode'' and click on ''Map''. Then hold the L and R buttons while it's loading. Once you get there, you should see a map with three Japenese letters on it made out of mountains that spell out Nintendo.

    Contributed by: Firedemon4 

  2. Easy Gold Multiplayer

    An easy way to get the Gold Multiplayer tab is start any map and then immediatley yield. Repeat this for all levels. With 3 & 4 Player Maps, play as 2 or 3 people and yield for them all. It will count as a played and that much faster to get the Gold then playing them all.

    Contributed by: Super Glitch 

  3. Campaign mode - in-game hints

    In campaign mode, if you are stuck on a level, just yield and the characters will give you hints on how to beat the level.

    Contributed by: dementor110 

  4. Nintendo Map

    At the Design Maps/Map or CO screen, highlight Map and hold A + L + R. The screen will go blank, then the Nintendo map will appear.

    Contributed by: SpikeDragon 

  5. Unlock COs

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat Campaign Mode once CO Adder
    Buy Grit or Olaf CO Colin
    Beat Green Earth Campaign CO Drake
    Beat Green Earth Campaign CO Eagle
    Beat Blue Moon Campaign CO Grit
    Beat Hard Campaign Mode CO Hachi
    Beat Campaign Mode once CO Hawke
    Buy Drake or Eagle CO Jess
    Beat Yellow Comet Campaign CO Kanbei
    Beat Campaign Mode once CO Lash
    Get an overall rank of A in Campaign Mode CO Nell
    Beat Blue Moon Campaign CO Olaf
    Buy Kanbei or Sonja CO Sensei
    Beat Yellow Comet Campaign CO Sonja
    Get an overall rank of S in Campaign Mode CO Sturm

    Contributed by: megabassxz 

  6. Erase Data

    Like in the first Advance Wars, you can erase your save data by holding L+Right+Select before turning the game on.

    Effect Effect
    L+Right+Select Erase Data

    Contributed by: avataboo 

  7. Unlock Gallery

    To unlock the Gallery, beat the Campaign. To unlock the all pictures, beat the Hard Campaign. The gallery is found in the Sound Room.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat Hard Campaign Gallery

    Contributed by: Super Yamcha 

  8. Gold Menu Icons

    To turn your menu icons from their regular colors into Sparkling Gold, do the tasks below for each icon.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Buy everything from Hachi Gold Battle Maps Icon
    Beat all levels including secret ones in Normal Campaign Gold Campaign Icon
    Buy all CO Edits from Hachi Gold Design Room Icon
    This will automatically turn Gold after the other 5 have Gold Link Icon
    Buy and play every map at least once (win or lose) Gold Versus Icon
    Buy and Beat every war room map with any grade Gold War Room Icon

    Contributed by: XxThunderxX 

  9. Unlocking Hard Mode

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat the game on easy, then go to Hachi's store and buy Hard Mode for 1000 points. To play press Select when starting a new campaign. Hard Mode

    Contributed by: CO Max 

  10. Lab Map Locations

    To gain Neotanks , you have to capture a specific city in a specific map to get the lab map, and then beat a hidden mission. You have to do this in each country.

    Orange star
    Flak Attack: City north of your HQ, within range of your units starting positions.
    Secret Level: Test of Time

    Blue Moon
    Toy Box: South-Western most Neutral city, AKA: the one on the weird island.
    Secret Level: Neotanks!?

    Yellow Comet
    Show Stopper: South-western most neutral city.
    Secret Level: Sea of Hope

    Green Earth
    Sinking Feeling: Southernmost city on the western island
    Secret Level: Danger X9

    Unlockable Unlockable
    To gain NeoTanks in Green Earth - Sinking Feeling: Capture Southernmost city on the western island Secret Level: Danger X9
    To gain NeoTanks in Blue Moon - Toy Box: Capture South-Western most Neutral city, AKA: the one on the weird island. Secret Level: Neotanks
    To gain NeoTanks in Yellow Comet - Show Stopper: South-western most Neutral city Secret Level: Sea of Hope
    To gain NeoTanks in Orange star - Flak Attack: capture city north of your HQ, within range of your units starting positions Secret Level: Test of Time

    Contributed by: megabassxz 

  11. Unlocking Sound Test

    To unlock the soundtest, beat a normal campign with an any rank to purchase the soundtest. It costs 5000 points.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat normal campaign Soundtest

    Contributed by: Psycho13 

Walkthroughs & FAQs

Type Name File Size
Character FAQs Colin FAQ by SuperSonic612 32K
Character FAQs Eagle by Juigi Kario 37K
Character FAQs Grit by ThrawnFett 39K
Character FAQs Jess by Terragent 46K
Character FAQs Lash by verysoon1455 23K
Character FAQs Olaf by ThrawnFett 53K
Character FAQs Sami Guide by Ebooz 24K
Character FAQs Sensei by Linkman 145 and YuGiOh15 59K
Character FAQs Sonja Guide by Tronn_Bonne 46K
Foreign Language FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by supershadow020427 96K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by Lars 236K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by The Return of Hylian 69K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by Happybuddha311 132K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by BSulpher 182K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by Roma_emu and YoyoYoshi 444K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by YoyoYoshi 427K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by cooldude345 54K
In-Depth FAQs Advanced Tactics Guide by Jax Omen 138K
In-Depth FAQs CO Quote FAQ by ackmondual 45K
In-Depth FAQs CO Stats FAQ by Xenesis Xenon 33K
In-Depth FAQs CO Usage Guide by FlyingHamsta 81K
In-Depth FAQs Damage Calculation Guide by Serra Britt 11K
In-Depth FAQs Design Mode FAQ by ZenTheOutcast23 55K
In-Depth FAQs Game Script by snoocete 211K
In-Depth FAQs Hard Campaign Walkthrough by HPD 93K
In-Depth FAQs S-Rank Walkthrough by Translucent Air 215K
In-Depth FAQs Time Limit FAQ by samurai goroh 44K
In-Depth FAQs Units FAQ by BSulpher 34K
Maps and Charts Rain of Fire Level Volcano Pattern Map by gauntletjackal 50K