Released: Jul 31, 1989
This page contains cheats, hints, Easter eggs, secrets, and tips for Super Mario Land. We will continually update this page when we come across more useful cheats and tips.
To unlock hard mode, beat the game. Now on the title screen, you will notice the mushroom next to the word Start turns into Mario's head. This indicates that you will be playing on hard mode when you start the game.
To unlock the level select option, you must first beat the game on normal mode, then beat the game in hard mode. Once you beat the game in hard mode, next to the word Start on the main menu you will be able to change your starting level by pressing A to cycle through the starting level.
The following cheat codes are for Game Genie. These can be used on a Game Boy 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|
|Always be large Mario||00B-8EB-E69|
|Always have Superball (Fireball)||00A-17B-C49|
|Enable hard mode||012-16F-E6A|
|Enable hard mode with stage select||022-16F-E6A|
|Enemies die when touching you||189-3FF-6EA|