Released: Feb 1991
This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Adventure Island II. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.
In the first cave of the first world, make it to the fifth skull, and right after him, hop in the air to reveal a hidden egg. The egg will drop a key and upon picking up the key you'll be transported to a hidden room by a platform. In this room, you'll be given a bee that will allow you to continue after you've been met with a game over screen. On the game over screen, hold Left, then press Start. You will be able to start on the level you were on with the items you left off with.
To activate world selection, on the title screen, press Right, Left, Right, Left, A, B, A, B. If you entered it correctly, a menu will pop up that says World Select Mode and allow you to choose your starting World or island.
The following cheat codes are for Game Genie. These can be used on a Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) with a Game Genie device or you can use these on any emulator that supports Game Genie Codes. If you want a Game Genie Device, you can always check on Amazon for one.
|Cheat Effect||Cheat Code|
|Invincibility with no pet||AESSNTPA|
|Jump higher||SXSUAOSU + GEXULGPA|
|Keep items after you die||VTOZAE|
|Less enemies per level||AAUNOI|
|Start with 10 lives||PEXVAALE|
|Start with 7 lives||TEXVAALA|