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NBA Jam: Tournament Edition

Cheats, codes, hints, tips, tricks, Easter eggs and game help

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26 teams defeated

To start with 26 teams defeated, hold 2, 4 and 6 before the player selection screen appears.

27 teams defeated

To start with 27 teams defeated, hold 4, 7 and 8 before the player selection screen appears.

Extended team roster

For an extended team roster, hold 1, 5 and 9 before the player selection screen appears.

Team substitution

To substitute a team, hold Down, C and A at the player substitution screen.

Story

For story mode, hold Left, 1, 4, 6 and 9 while the player roster is in attract mode. Keep the buttons pressed for the entire time the roster is displayed.

Adisak Attack mode

To enable Adistak Attack mode, first enable the "Extended team roster" cheat by holding 1, 5 and 9 before the player selection screen appears. Then, enable the "Baby mode" cheat by first disabling tournament mode, then pressing B, A, B, Up, Down, Left then Right at the "Tonight's Matchup" screen. The phrase "Adisak Attack" will appear on the "Coaching Tips" screen if the cheat has been activated successfully.

Secret players

Disable tournament mode, then enter one of the following sets of initials by holding Option and the indicated button sequence for that initial. Any button may be pressed in places indicated. An underscore (_) indicates a space in the initials. The phrase "Secret Player" will appear to confirm correct code entry.

Example: To play as Acclaim's Air Dog, hold Option and B to enter "A", any button to enter "I", and Option and C to enter "R".

PlayerInitialsButton Sequence
Acclaim's Air DogAIRB, (any button), C
Acclaim's AlexXYZA, B, B
Acclaim's KabukiDANA, B, (Any Button)
Acclaim's WeaselRAY(Any Button), A, B
Beastie Boys (AdRock)ADRB, C, (Any Button)
Beastie Boys (MCA)MCA(Any Button), B, B
Beastie Boys (Mike D)MKD(Any Button), B, A
Bull's Mascot BennyBNYC, (Any Button), B
Chambers, KristineKC_(Any Button), A, (Any Button)
Clinton, BillCICB, (Any Button), A
Clinton, HillaryHC_(Any Button), B, (Any Button)
CorrellCRLC, A, (Any Button)
Di Vita, SalSAL(Any Button), C, A
Fresh Prince, WillWIL(Any Button), B, C
Gelber, PhilFILB, A, B
GunterGUNC, C, A
Heavy DHVYB, (Any Button), A
Hornets' Mascot HugoHGOA, C, (Any Button)
HVS AdisakALPC, B, A
HVS Bob GanofskyRBGA, A, A
HVS DamionDJDA, B, C
HVS HaroldHAMA, (Any Button), A
HVS KerryKJGB, B, (Any Button)
HVS MortyK_MC, C, C
Jazzy JeffJAZA, A, C
L PaceyPAY(Any Button), (Any Button), C
Carol BlazekowskiBLZC, (Any Button), C
NBA Larry BirdBRDA, C, A
Prince CharlesROY(Any Button), A, B
Rivett, JamieRJRC, A, (Any Button)
Rosen, ShawnSR_(Any Button), (Any Button), A
Rosenfield, SethSET(Any Button), A, B
Sun's Mascot GorillaGORB, B, (Any Button)
TheinvanichTHEC, A, B
Thomas, FrankSOXA, (Any Button), B
Thomason, FaranFARA, (Any Button), (Any Button)
Tramiel, LeonardLAT(Any Button), C, B
Turmell, MarkMJTA, (Any Button), A
WanatWANB, (Any Button), B
Wolf's Mascot CrunchCRN(Any Button), B, A

Cheat mode

For cheat mode, disable tournament mode, then enter one of the following codes at the "Tonight's Matchup" screen to achieve the corresponding outcome for the first player on the left side of the screen.

EffectCode
Strength power-upPress Right, Up, Left, Right, B, Down then A. The phrase "Max Power" will appear if the code has worked.
Quick hands modePress Left, Right, A, B, Right then Left. The phrase "Quick Hands" will appear if the code has worked.
Offensive power-upPress A, Up, B, Down, B, Left then Right. The word "Offense" will appear if the code has worked.
Three pointer power-upPress Up, Down, Down, Left, Left, Right then Up. The phrase "Three Point" will appear if the code has worked.
Push power-upPress B, Right, A, Down, A, Right then B. The phrase "Push Powerup" will appear if the code has worked.
Speed power-upPress Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Left, B then A.
On fire power-upPress Down, Right, A, A, B then Left. The phrase "On Fire" will appear if the code has worked.
Unlimited turboPress B, B, Down, Down, A, A, Up then Left. The word "Turbo" will appear if the code has worked.
Dunk from anywherePress Right, Left, B, A, B then A. The phrase "Dunk Powerup" will appear if the code has worked.
Display shot percentagePress Down, Up, Down, B then Up. The phrase "Shot Percent Display" will appear if the code has worked.
Slippery courtPress B, A, Down, A, B, Right, Right, Right, Right then Right.
All players on firePress A, Left, Left, Down, Right, A, A, B, B then Left. The phrase "On Fire" will appear if the code has worked.
Teleport passesPress Down, Right, Right, A, A, Down, Left, Left, Right then B.
Push one player, other fallsPress Down, Left, Right, Up, Left, Left, Left, Left, A then B.
Push one player both fallPress Down, Up, Down, Up, Left, Left, Left, Left, A then A.
High shotsPress Up, Left, Left, Down, Right, Up, A, B, A, A, A then Down.
Goal tending allowedPress Right, Up, Down, Down, Right then Up. The phrase "Goal Tend" will appear if the code has worked.
Baby modePress B, A, B, Up, Down, Left then Right. The phrase "Baby Mode" will appear if the code has worked.
Big headsPress Up, C then A. The phrase "Big Heads" will appear if the code has worked.
Small headsPress Up, Up, Up, B, C, A, A, A, A, A then A.
Small playersPress A, B, C, Down, Down, Down, Down, Down, Down then Down.
Small ballPress Right, Right, Right, Right, Right, Right,B, B then B.
Sega 32X Doom modePress A, B, C, C, B, A, A, B, C, C, B then A.
CD-ROM modePress C, Down, C, Down, C, Down, C, Down, C then Down.

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