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All published and official codes as of Tuesday May 21, 2013 for Diddy Kong Racing are shown below.
When in Adventure push Up/Down on joystick and then push "R" 2 times.
For an EPC Lock-Up Display, type in EPC. It allows you to change camera angles, and a couple of other things.
Enter this code through the "Magic Codes" selection on the options screen - "JOINTVENTURE"
Enter one of the following codes through the "Magic Codes" selection on the options screen. Enter the code again to disable the cheat effect. Note: The cheat codes can not be saved and must be entered with each game session. Additionally, some codes will only work in Tracks mode and have no effect in Adventure mode. Code What It Does OPPOSITESATTRACT All balloons are rainbow TOXICOFFENDER All balloons are green BODYARMOR All balloons are yellow BOMBSAWAY All balloons are red ROCKETFUEL All balloons are blue ZAPTHEZIPPERS No zippers BOGUSBANANAS Bananas slow race VITAMINB Infinite bananas FREEFRUIT Start with 10 bananas NOYELLOWSTUFF No bananas in multiplayer mode BYEBYEBALLOONS No CPU player weapons JOINTVENTURE Two-player adventure mode ARNOLD Large racers TEENYWEENIES Small racers DOUBLEVISION Race against same character BLABBERMOUTH Alternate horn TIMETOLOSE Expert CPU FREEFORALL Level three items JUKEBOX Music test [Note 1] OFFROAD No slow down [Note 2] WHODIDTHIS View credits Note 1: A music test option will be available on the "Audio Options" menu. Note 2: To drive at full speed, leave the track
Put "doublevision" on in the magic codes screen.
On The "Magic Codes" screen, enter EOLAOBFENRLONE as a code. You will ge a free Gold Balloon. Note: This code only works on the Adventure mode.
At the begining of the race get your speed at the begining, and drive infront of the pig and he'll kick you in to a BIG lead.
While flying, point the control stick left or right, and press R twice, holding it the scond time. This will perform a Barrel Roll. To fly upside-down, point the control stick up or down and press R twice, holding it while you fly upside-down!
Turn on the time trial and go to Antient Lake and right after the first balloons there is a ramp to the right of those balloons and that is where the key is.
When flying in a plane, hold R to make sharp turns while you're turning. This also creates smoke behind your character.
When you have two red ballons hold (Z), then let go when some one comes by.
When turning, hold B, A, and R to do a 2-wheeler.
Hold B while turning to make a sharp turn to help you on corners.
After selecting a character, choose "Tracks" and turn time trials on. Then, beat one of the following times with the default vehicle used in Adventure mode on that track. Example, Hot Top Volcano, use the plane, not the hovercraft. Beat the required time, and you will race T.T.'s ghost. Beat his ghost time (which is "Time To Beat") on every track and he will become a selectable character.
Track Required Time Time To Beat Ancient Lakes 1:07.00 1:01.28 Fossil Canyon 1:37.00 1:30.18 Jungle Falls1: 08.00 1:02.50 Hot Top Volcano 1:35.00 1:30.71 Everfrost Peak 1:53.00 1:48.00 Walrus Cove 2:10.00 2:06.28 Snowball Valley 1:13.00 1:06.41 Frosty Village 1:44.00 1:39.40 Whale Bay 1:19.00 1:13.11 Crescent Island 1:39.00 1:33.16 Pirate Lagoon 1:34.00 1:28.56 Treasure Caves 1:10.00 1:05.63 Windmill Plains 2:22.00 2:13.13 Greenwood Village 1:46.00 1:40.61 Boulder Canyon 2:11.00 2:02.35 Haunted Woods 1:22.00 1:09.51 Spacedust Alley 2:12.00 2:06.16 Darkmoon Carverns 2:20.00 2:12.05 Spaceport Alpha 2:16.00 2:09.03 Star City 2:07.00 2:01.45
First, make sure you are driving a hover craft. Go into the wooden tunnel and make a left. Go really fast an jump on the ledge (Pressing the R button.) At first you will be grinding on the ledge, but keep pressing the R button and you will jump into the water!
After you win all the trophy races up to Dragon Forest, go back to Taj's Meadow and look for a frog with a rooster's comb on his head. Roll over the frog to change him back to Drumstick. Drumstick can now be chosen as a character.
Enable the "Space World" code. Then, beat Wizpig on this world. An "Adventure 2" option will now be available. This adventure involves collecting platinum balloons on reversed tracks.
Collect all the trophies and amulets, then locate the sign by the lighthouse. Approach the sign and honk your horn. The lighthouse will turn into a rocket and launch into space, allowing access to the bonus fifth world.
At the moment the race commentator says "Get Ready" and those words fade from the screen, press A.
Collect all of the trophies and amulets. Move to the central area, with the red spot that leads to all other zones. Then, run over the frog that has a red bird perched on its head to access Drumstick.
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