Super Metroid
Released: Apr 18, 1994
  • SNES

Super Metroid Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Aug 27, 2021

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

Super Metroid Cheats For SNES

Moon Walk

This allows you to continue shooting while walking backwards. To enable this, under Option Mode, go down to Special Setting Mode, then under Moon Walk toggle it to On. To use this in-game, press the opposite direction on the D-pad to which you are facing.

Crystal Flash

The Crystal Flash will allow you to replenish your energy tanks, sacrificing your weapons for health.

You will need the following in order to do the Crystal Flash.

  • You must have 49 or less health.
  • You must have 10 or more Missiles.
  • You must have 10 or more Super Missiles.
  • You must have 11 or more Power Bombs.

To perform the move, select the Power Bomb and use the Morphing Ball, press and hold L + R, X, and Down on the D-pad. If you do this correctly, Samus will absorb the blast from the Power Bomb and restore your energy.


Super Metroid Game Genie Cheat Codes

The following cheat codes are for Game Genie. These can be used on a Super Nintendo with a Game Genie device or you can use these on any emulator that supports Game Genie Codes.

Cheat Effect Cheat Code
Infinite Missiles C288-C5A7
Infinite Super Bombs 3CA4-450D
Infinite Super Missiles C28A-C9D7
Invincibility from enemies C225-3005
Skip intro and start on Planet Zebes when starting a new game DD38-C4A8
Spawn where you want when loading a game
(press right on the map screen to select starting area)
DDCF-4461 + 6DCC-47A1
Start with Hyper Gun 62C5-14A6
Super jumps don't drain energy C22A-456D