Spyro: Year of the Dragon
Released: Oct 24, 2000
  • PS1
  • Cheats

Spyro: Year of the Dragon Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Jun 15, 2022

This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Spyro: Year of the Dragon. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.

Spyro: Year of the Dragon Cheats For PS1

Spyro: Year of the Dragon is commonly referred to as Spyro 3. For the following cheat codes that are entered on the pause menu, you can re-enter the same code to disable its effect.

99 Lives

To start the game with 99 lives, pause the game and press . This cheat code can only be enabled in the Sunrise Spring world until you complete Sorceress' Lair in Midnight Mountain. If you enter the code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Easy Mode

To enable easy mode, pause the game and press . If you enter the code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Hard Mode

To enable hard mode, pause the game and press . If you enter the code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Big Head Mode

To enable big head mode, pause the game and press . If you enter the code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Flat Mode

To enable flat mode, pause the game and press . If you enter the code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Change Spyro's Color

To change Spyro's color, pause the game and enter one of the following for the desired color. If you enter the cheat code correctly, a sound effect will play.

Color Cheat Code
Black
Blue
Green
Pink
Red
Yellow

Crash Bash Demo

To play the Crash Bash demo, at the title screen, hold and press .

View Credits

To view the game's credits without beating it first, pause the game and press . If you entered it correctly, the credits will start to play.

Spyro: Year of the Dragon GameShark Codes

The following cheat codes are for GameShark. These can be used on a Playstation (PS1) with a GameShark device or you can use these on any emulator that supports GameShark Codes. If you want a GameShark device, you can always check on Amazon for one.

Cheat Effect Cheat Code
Infinite health 800705A8 0003
Infinite lives 8006C784 000A
Infinite Missiles vs Shark Sub 80162330 0063
All Sunrise Springs Gems 80071A10 0190
All Sunny Villa Gems 80071A14 0190
All Cloud Spires Gems 80071A18 0190
All Molten Crater Gems 80071A1C 0190
All Seashell Shore Gems 80071A20 0190
All Mushroom Speedway Gems 80071A24 0190
All Sheila’s Alp Gems 80071A28 0190
All Midday Garden Home Gems 80071A34 0190
All Icy Peak Gems 80071A38 01F4
All Enchanted Towers Gems 80071A3C 01F4
All Spooky Swamp Gems 80071A40 01F4
All Bamboo Terrace Gems 80071A44 01F4
All Country Speedway Gems 80071A48 0190
All Sgt. Byrd’s Base Gems 80071A4C 01F4
All Evening Lake Home Gems 80071A58 0190
All Frozen Alter Gems 80071A5C 0258
All Lost Fleet Gems 80071A60 0258
All Fireworks Factory Gems 80071A64 0258
All Charmed Ridge Gems 80071A68 0258
All Honey Speedway Gems 80071A6C 0190
All Bentley’s Outpost Gems 80071A70 0258
All Midnight Mountain Home Gems 80071A7C 0190
All Crystal Island Gems 80071A80 02BC
All Desert Ruins Gems 80071A84 02BC
All Haunted Tomb Gems 80071A84 02BC
All Dino Mines Gems 80071A8C 02BC
All Harbor Speedway Gems 80071A90 0190
All Agent 9’s Lab Gems 80071A94 02BC
All Crawdad Farm Gems 80011A30 00C8
All Spider Town Gems 80071A54 00C8
All Starfish Reef Gems 80071A78 00C8
All Bugbot Factory Gems 80071A9C 00C8
All SuperBonus Round Gems 80071AA0 1388