NBA Jam
Released: Apr 1993

  • Arcade
  • Game Gear
  • GB
  • Sega CD
  • Sega Genesis
  • SNES
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NBA Jam Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Dec 31, 2021

This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for NBA Jam. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.

NBA Jam Cheats For SNES

Always On Fire

To always be on fire, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press B, B, B, B, B, B, B, then press and hold Up + Y + B.

Better Defense

To enable better defense, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press any button 4 times and hold it till the match starts.

Easy Steals

To enable easy steals, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press any button 15 times while rotating the D-Pad clockwise. When you get to the 15th button press, hold it till the match starts.

Infinite Turbo

To enable infinite turbo, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press any button 6 times, then hold Y + B + A till the match starts.

Show Shot Percentage

To how your shot percentage, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press any button on time, then hold B + A till the match starts.

Super Dunks

To enable super dunks, on Tonight's Match-Up screen, press any button 13 times while rotating the D-Pad clockwise, on the 13th button press, hold down the button until the match starts.

Unlock Extra Players

To unlock the following characters or players, enter the following initials and cheats codes on the Add Initials screen.

Unlockable Character Cheat Code
Air Dog Enter the initials AI, then highlight R, then press Start + L + R + X
Al Gore Enter the initials NE, then highlight T, then press L + R + A
Asif "Chow-Chow" Chaudhri Enter the initials CA, then highlight R, then press L + R + X
Bill Clinton Enter the initials AR, then highlight K, then press Start + L + R + X
Dan "Weasel" Feinstein Enter the initials SA, then highlight X, then press L + R + X
Eric ''KABUKI'' Kuby Enter the initials QB, then highlight [] (space), then press Start + L + R + X
George "P-Funk" Clinton Enter the initials DI, then highlight S, then press Start + L + R + A
Jamie Rivett Enter the initials RJ, then highlight R, then press Start + L + R + X
Mark Turmell Enter the initials MJ, then highlight T, then press Start + L + R + A
Sal Divita Enter the initials SA, then highlight L, then press L + R + X
Tom "Scruff" Rademacher Enter the initials RO, then highlight D, then press Start + L + R + X
Warren Moon Enter the initials UW, then highlight Space, then press Start + L + R + A

NBA Jam 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
All players have super dunk ability D8E8-C718 + D8E7-C448
All players have infinite turbo D6E3-C748 + D6E1-CF38
Always On Fire D6E2-CFC8 + D6E9-CD18
Always have super interception ability D8E6-C7C8 + D8ED-C418
Turbo drains a lot slower D0E5-3CFA + D0E9-38FA
Turbo restores very fast 6FE6-3B2A + 6FE1-3C2A
Players have no heads EE38-67AF
Home's baskets are worth 1 point BBC6-A7AF
Home's baskets are worth 2 points 34C6-A7AF
Home's baskets are worth 3 points 30C6-A7AF
Home's baskets are worth 4 points 39C6-A7AF
Home's baskets are worth 5 points 35C6-A7AF
Home's backets are worth 6 points 36C6-A7AF
Home's backets are worth 7 points 3CC6-A7AF
Home's baskets are worth 8 points 3AC6-A7AF
Visitor's baskets are worth 1 point BBCC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 2 points 34CC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 3 points 30CC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 4 points 39CC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 5 points 35CC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 6 points 36CC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 7 points 3CCC-0F6F
Visitor's baskets are worth 8 points 3ACC-0F6F
Need 2 baskets to be on fire D4BD-3038 + D4BA-C948
Need 4 baskets to be on fire D0BD-3038
Need 5 baskets to be on fire D9BD-3038
Need 6 baskets to be on fire D1BD-3038
Need 7 baskets to be on fire D5BD-3038
Need 8 baskets to be on fire D6BD-3038
Need 9 baskets to be on fire DBBD-3038
Need 10 baskets to be on fire DCBD-3038