Super Mario 64 (Nintendo DS) Cheats & Tips

Super Mario 64 DS (Nintendo DS) - Cheats & Tips

You can find below all the cheats and tips we have available in our database for Super Mario 64 (Nintendo DS)


Big Race
Get all 150 stars and then return to Cool, Cool Mountain where you will find that the penguin has become obese, and you race him again as a fat penguin.



In order to access the cannon outside the castle you need to get 150 stars. At the cannon there are three 1-up's, a cap and Luigi's rabbit.


Easy coins
Circle the wooden posts found in some levels a few times and five coins will come out, it usually takes three circles around them
before the coins come out.


Easy healing

If you've taken some damage, jump into water that is deep enough to submerge you til the breathing indicator comes up, then rise to the top again and you'll have full life.


Infinite coins

At Cool, Cool Mountain go down the slide at the cottage, when you leave the cottage and kill the Goombas outside pick up their coins, you can then go to the warp and repeat the process over and over until you have 255 coins, which is the highest amount the coin counter goes to.


Unlockable keys

There are a number of keys available to unlock in Super Mario 64 DS, here's a table of the keys and how to get each one

Key name How to get it
Luigi Key Beat King Boo in Luigi's Painting on the 3rd Floor of Big Boo's Haunt
Mario Key Beat Boomboss behind 8-Star Door in the Rec-Room
Wario Key With Luigi in Mirror room, hop into Wario's Painting and defeat the giant ice bully
White Room Key Catch all the shining rabbits


Unlock Wario

To do this you need Luigi, first go to the room with the mirrors - in this room there are two power flowers, take one of them go through the mirror, go through the painting and you will end up in a land of ice. Go to the end of this level and defeat the boss, when you defeat the boss you'll get a key which unlocks the room with Wario in.


Yoshi's gift

Get 120 stars then jump into the cannon outside the castle, shoot yourself onto the roof where you will find Yoshi, speak to him and he will give you a more powerful triple jump ability and 100 lives!


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