Cheats & Guides

Wave Race 64 Cheats For Nintendo 64

  1. Reverse Courses

    Win the gold trophy on Expert Mode. You'll unlock the backwards version of the courses.

    Contributed by: MTRodaba2468 

  2. Dolphin Code

    Select Stunt Mode on the main menu, and choose any Jet Ski. Now, go to the Dolphin Park course. During the race, you must perform each of the following stunts while still passing through every ring: a handstand, riding backwards, standing and somersaulting back, barrel roll left off a ramp, barrel roll right off a ramp, flip off a ramp, and a submarine (diving underwater from a ramp). If done correctly, a dolphin will squeak when you finish.

    Now, go back to the main menu and choose Championship mode with difficulty Normal, and enter the Warm Up. While choosing your Jet Ski, hold down on the control stick or pad, and press start. You'll now be riding on the back of a dolphin!

    Contributed by: ElementalKnight 

  3. Big Scores

    In trick mode in any level you perform a simple move such as a flip.Before the commantor will say something you pause the game and listen to what he saids. Then unpause the game and don't do another trick for the rest of the level. If your successful when you unpause the game you won't see how many points you get for your move,and when you cross the finish line at the end then you shall see how many points you get.(Hint: try to take your time before finishing)

    Contributed by: Vstealth11 

  4. Costume Change

    When selecting your racer simply hold up on the control stick for a different costume, keep it held up and select your racer.

    Contributed by: Pyro Vesten 

  5. Quick Start

    Hold both acceleration buttons just before the announcer says "GO!". Do it properly and your speed should increase immediately to maximum power.

    Contributed by: freakunique 

  6. Dolphin Intro

    Once you have unlocked the dolphin for warm ups, the intro will rotate between players riding on dolphins and players riding on jetskis!

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Complete all tricks in Dolphin Park. The intro will now rotate between players on dolphins and players on jetskis. Dolphin Intro

    Contributed by: Shinmen Musashi 

  7. Unlocking difficulty levels

    To do this you must do the following.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat Hard but get first on every course. Expert
    Beat Normal mode and get First place Hard mode

    Contributed by: TheRetroPlayer 

  8. How to get 2 extra courses for all modes

    To do this you must do the following.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Beat the game on expert Glacier Coast
    Beat the game on hard. Twilight City

    Contributed by: TheRetroPlayer 

  9. Reverse Time Trials

    Unlock the reverse courses by getting first on expert. Once this is done, enter time trials and a new reverse option will be available. This offers time trial scores completely separate from those logged in on other difficulties. It only allows one high score instead of three, and high lap scores are not saved.

    Unlockable Unlockable
    Get first on expert mode, then enter time trials section. Reverse time trials

    Contributed by: Shinmen Musashi 

Walkthroughs & FAQs

Type Name File Size
General FAQs FAQ by Disco1960 14K
General FAQs FAQ by Tinister 9K
General FAQs FAQ by Jdude84 14K
General FAQs FAQ by Pyro Vesten 72K
General FAQs FAQ/Walkthrough by Andrew Testa 21K
In-Depth FAQs Course Maps by Pyro Vesten maps 22K
In-Depth FAQs Hints and Tips by Anonymous 6K
In-Depth FAQs Stunt Mode Guide by Outkast 10K