Released: Oct 28, 1994
This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Killer Instinct. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.
You have the ability to knock your opponent off any rooftop level. At the end of the second round when the screen turns red, hit them with any special attack that usually sends the opponent flying. It's easier done if you position the opponent towards the edge of the building when their health is starting to get low on the second round, this way they can be knocked off with little effort.
On the character select screen, press Up or Down to select a different costume color for your character.
To go to the hidden stage, after selecting your character, hold Down + B on controller 1 and controller 2.
To enable easy combo breakers, during the vs. screen, press Down + Start. If done correctly, you'll hear the sound effect that says "Combo Breaker".
To select a random character, on the character select screen, press Up + Start. After doing this a random character will be selected for you.
Select Cinder and on the VS screen, hold Right, and press L, R, X, B, Y, A. This can be done on all modes besides the practice mode. If done correctly, you will hear a sound effect confirming that it worked.
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.
These cheat codes below will only work with the original release of Killer Instinct and will not work with Revision 1.
|Cheat Effect||Cheat Code|
Note: This code must be active for the others to work.
|Play As Eyedol||CBEC-37AF + 6DE8-3D0F + 6D64-44D5|
|Stay As Eyedol Till You Lose||6D64-44D5|
|Always Fight Cinder||C265-1467 + 6DE6-47D2|
|Always Fight Combo||C265-1467 + 6EE6-47D2|
|Always Fight Eyedol||C265-1467 + CBE8-4FA2|
|Always Fight Fulgore||C265-1467 + CBE8-4D62|
|Always Fight Glacius||C265-1467 + 6FE6-47D2|
|Always Fight Jago||C265-1467 + 60E6-47D2|
|Always Fight Orchid||C265-1467 + 64E6-47D2|
|Always Fight Riptor||C265-1467 + BOE6-47D2|
|Always Fight Sabrewulf||C265-1467 + CBE6-4702|
|Always Fight Spinal||C265-1467 + CBEC-4702|
|Always Fight Thunder||C265-1467 + 6BE6-47D2|
|Win After 1 Victory||CCE8-47D2|
|Win After 2 Victories||C8E8-47D2|
|Win After 3 Victories||CAE8-47D2|
|Win After 4 Victories||C2E8-47D2|
|Win After 5 Victories||C3E8-47D2|
These cheat codes below will only work for Revision 1 of Killer Instinct.
|Cheat Effect||Cheat Code|
|Infinite Health||3DC1-4DA4 + DDC1-4FD4+DDC1-4F04|
|One Hit Kill||6DC5-4DD4|
|Disable Block For Both Players||6DC2-3FAD|
|Enable Finishers During Round||4083-37AD + 408E-376D + 408D-4F6F + AB8D-44DF|
|One Button Finishers And Humiliations||DD84-C40D|
|Skip Intros||6DE8-14D7 + 41E8-1407|
|Skip VS Screen||C8E1-3F04|
|Walk Through Walls||C2B8-3764 + C2B8-4707|