Streets of Rage 3
Released: Jun 1994
  • Sega Genesis
  • Cheats

Streets of Rage 3 Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Dec 3, 2021

This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Streets of Rage 3. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.

Streets of Rage 3 Cheats For Sega Genesis

Start With Extra Lives

To start with extra lives, head to the options menu and select Lives. On your second controller hold A + B + C and press Left or Right on your first controller. If you did this correctly, you'll be able to select 9 lives to start the game with.

Stage Select

To access the stage or level select, hover, or select Battle on the menu selection screen. Next, press Up + B then press Start on the controller. You will hear a different sound effect if you did this cheat correctly compared to normally selecting options. When the options menu comes up you'll notice that there is a Stage Select option added.

Unlock Roo

To unlock Roo, at the title screen hold Up + B and press Start. If you did this correctly, on the character selection screen there will be a new character, a kangaroo named Roo.

Unlock Shiva

To unlock Shiva as a playable character first beat Shiva at the end of the first level. After landing the final hit, press and hold B + Start until the next level starts. After you lose all your lives and have to continue, Shiva will be on the character selection screen as a playable character.

Play As The Same Character

To play as the same character as your teammate, hold Down + C on the second controller before selecting the 2 player mode on the first controller from the mode selection menu.

Streets of Rage 3 Game Genie Codes

The following cheat codes are for Game Genie. These can be used on a Sega Genesis 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
Master Code

Must be on for other codes to work.
ATBT-AA6A
Region bypass AJBT-AA6Y
Infinite continues AMEA-AA8L
Infinite lives AXEA-AA4J
Invincibility AF9A-APTW
Apples heal max health GTNA-DA7W
Axel runs faster HCDT-A0BN
Both players can be the same character G28T-CR6E
Don't lose weapon when hit AVFT-EA48
Kill enemies with 1 hit F29T-AAAN
Stage select GTWA-AAA6
Unlimited stars AMWA-AAMJ
9 lives on options screen enabled A40A-JR4Y
Start with 6 lives AY9A-DA4N
Start with 7 lives A29A-DA4N
Start with 8 lives A69A-DA4N
Start with 9 lives BA9A-DA4N
Start with 10 lives BE9A-DA4N
Start with 5 continues - Player 1 A29A-CAB8
Start with 7 continues - Player 1 BA9A-CAB8
Start with 9 continues - Player 1 BJ9A-CAB8
Start with 5 continues - Player 2 A29A-CACE
Start with 7 continues - Player 2 BA9A-CACE
Start with 9 continues - Player 2 BJ9A-CACE
Axel’s jump kick does more damage 17HB-CGET
Axel kicks faster ACEA-AA4R
Blaze’s jump kick does more damage 18FB-CGCY
Skate’s jump kick does more damage 19CV-CGCC
Zan’s jump kick does more damage 16MB-EGEW
Bat doesn't disappear after being used A5FA-AA3T
Sword and dagger don't disappear after being used KAPT-CA7G
Special attack doesn't cost health CREA-AAP2