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Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Oct 26, 2021

This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble!. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.

Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! Cheats For SNES

50 Lives

To gain 50 lives, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter LIVES.

Activate Auto Save

To activate the auto save feature, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter ASAVE.

Change Outfit Colors

To change the colors of your outfits, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter COLOR.

Christmas Bonus Games

To play all the Christmas bonus games, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter MERRY.

Continue Playing Game Over Music

To continue playing the game over music, at the Game Over screen, press L, R, A, B, X, Y. If done correctly, the game over music will continue to play instead of resetting the game after the song.

Dixie Kong's Music Test

To access the music test, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter MUSIC. This will bring you to a new screen where you can play all the music in the game, just press Start to go back to the previous screen.

Enter Waterfall - 85 Bonus Coins

To get 85 bonus coins, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter WATER. Now head to the waterfall at the very beginning of the game and go inside. A combination of buttons will display and a note will play with each button, you must repeat the pattern exactly how you see it in order to get the 85 bonus coins.

Erase Best Race Times

To erase the best time for the Riverside Race, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter ERASE.

Harder Difficulty

To enable the hard difficulty, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter HARDR.

Play with Blocks

To gain 50 lives, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter LIVES.

Toughest Difficulty

To enable the toughest difficulty, at the file select menu, highlight a current file or where your new one will be, and press L, R, R, L, R, R, L, R, L, R. When the input appears for you to enter a code, enter TUFST.
Note: This difficulty has no continue barrels, so you will have to start the level over from the beginning if you die.

Lakeside Limbo! Barrel Under Pier

To get to the bonus barrel under the pier at the beginning of Lakeside Limbo, use Dixie Kong to throw Kiddy Kong in the air, then hold down allowing Kiddy Kong to break the floor and fall into the barrel.

Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! Game Genie Codes

The following cheat codes are for Game Genie. These can be used on a Super Nintendo (SNES) 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
Infinite Lives C26E-73CD
Invincibility B768-C34D
Items don't cost Bear Coins in shops

Note: You still need to have the correct amount for the item, it just won't subtract any coins.
8023-EACA + C261-83B7
Keep 50 bananas after getting life from 100 bananas 0B8A-8E3A
Keep 99 bananas after getting life from 100 bananas DD8A-8E3A