Twisted Metal 2
Released: Oct 31, 1996

  • PC
  • PS1

Twisted Metal 2 Cheats & Secrets

Last Updated on Jul 30, 2021

Twisted Metal 2 Cheats For PS1

Game Difficulty

To change the game's difficulty, head over to Options. You can choose between Easy, Medium, or Hard.

Rearview Mirror

To enable or disable the rearview mirror, hold Right and press Select.

Minimap

To enable or disable the minimap, hold Left and press Select.

Zoom

To zoom out the camera, hold Up and press Select. This will allow you to cycle through the different camera positions.

Inventory

To see the full inventory count of your inventory of weapons, hold Down and press Select. Do the same to disable it.

Special Attacks

These are attacks that use up your energy meter that is located above your weapon count.

Attack Name Description Code
Freeze Burst Shoots a homing freeze blast Left, Right, Up
Energy Shield A temporary shield that blocks incoming attacks Up, Up, Right
High Jump Allows your vehicle to jump Up, Up, Left
Invisibility Cloak Make your vehicle invisible temporarily Right, Down, Left, Up
Land Mine Allows you to place down a Land Mine Right, Left, Down
Minion's Special Allows any vehicle to use Minion's Special Attack Up, Down, Up, Up, R2
Napalm Shots a burst of Napalm Right, Left, Up
Rear Attack Allows you to shoot your current equipped weapon backwards Left, Right, Down
Rear Freeze Shoots a homing freeze blast backwards ( must not have any items ) Left, Right, Up, Left, Right, Down
Rear Napalm Shoots Napalm backwards ( must not have any items ) Right, Left, Up, Left, Right, Down, 
Sell Your Soul Trades your current weapon inventory for Health Down, Up, Right, Left, Up, Up, Down, Down

Cheats

The following cheats must be entered during an in-game match, the game must not be paused when entering these.

Cheat Description Cheat Code
God Mode Gives you Unlimited Ammo, Infinite Health, Unlimited turbo Hold L1, L2, R1, R2 and quickly press Up, Down, Left, Right, Right, Left, Down, Up
Homing Napalm Makes your Napalms home enemies Hold L2 and quickly press Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Left, Left, Right, Right
Invincibility Gives you Infinite Health Hold L1, R1 and quickly press Up, Down, Left, Right, Right, Left, Down, Up
Mega Guns Machine Guns do twice the damage Hold R2 and quickly press Up, Down, Left, Right, Right, Left, Down, Up
Unlimited Ammo Gives you Unlimited Ammo Hold L2, R2 and quickly press Up, Down, Left, Right, Right, Left, Down, Up
Wheels Of Death Gives Axel the ability to drive over vehicles similar to Hammerhead Hold R1 and quickly press Up, Down, Left, Right, Right, Left, Down, Up

Unlockable Characters

The following cheats will unlock Sweet Tooth or Minion as playable characters. These must be entered on the vehicle selection screen.

Cheat Effect Cheat Code
Unlock Minion Press L1, Up, Down, Left
Unlock Sweet Tooth Press Up, L1, Triangle, Right

Level Passwords / Codes

The following level passwords are on a per-vehicle basis and only work in single-player. To enter these, select one player and before you pick "Tournament" you will see an area for passwords at the bottom of the list.

Axel Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow X, Triangle, X, X, Empty, Empty
Paris Circle, Triangle, Square, Empty, Triangle, Empty
Amazonia Triangle, Triangle, Square, Circle, Circle, Empty
New York Empty, Triangle, Square, Square, X, Empty
Antarctica X, X, Triangle, Square, Triangle, Circle
Holland Circle, X, Circle, Triangle,  Circle, Circle
Hong Kong Triangle, X, Circle, X, X, Circle
Dark Tooth Triangle, Square, Triangle, Square, Empty, Square

Grasshopper Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Triangle, X, Circle, Empty, Empty, Empty
Paris X, Triangle, Circle, Square, Square, Circle
Amazonia Empty, X, Circle, Circle, Triangle, Circle
New York Circle, Circle, Square, Circle, Square, Circle
Antarctica Square, Triangle, Empty, Empty, Empty, Square
Holland Triangle, X, Empty, Empty, Empty, Square
Hong Kong X, Triangle, Triangle, Empty, Empty, Triangle
Dark Tooth X, Empty, X, Square, Square, Empty

Hammerhead Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Empty, Triangle, X, X, X, Empty
Paris Empty, X, Triangle, Square, X, Triangle
Amazonia Triangle, Empty, Empty, Empty, X, Circle
New York Triangle, Triangle, X, Triangle, X, X
Antarctica Triangle, X, Triangle, Circle, X, Square
Holland Triangle, Square, Square, X, Square, Empty
Hong Kong Circle, Triangle, Circle, Square, Square, Triangle
Dark Tooth Circle, Circle, Circle, Empty, Triangle, X

Mr. Grimm Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Triangle, Triangle, X, X, Circle, Empty
Paris Circle, X, Triangle, Circle, Triangle, X
Amazonia X, Square, Square, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle
New York Triangle, Empty, Empty, Circle, X, Circle
Antarctica Circle, Triangle, X, Triangle, X, Empty
Holland X, X, Triangle, Empty, Circle, X
Hong Kong Empty, X, Circle, Triangle, Square, Square
Dark Tooth Empty, Square, Triangle, Circle, Circle, Triangle

Mr. Slam Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow X, X, Triangle, Square, X, Empty
Paris X, Empty, Empty, Circle, X, Square
Amazonia Circle, Triangle, Square, Empty, Square, X
New York Triangle, X, Circle, Square, Empty, Circle
Antarctica Triangle, Empty, Triangle, Circle, Triangle, Triangle
Holland Empty, Circle, Empty, Empty, Circle, Empty
Hong Kong Square, Empty, Empty, Triangle, Empty, Triangle
Dark Tooth Square, Empty, Square, Triangle, Circle, X

Outlaw 2 Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Empty, X, Circle, Empty, Triangle, Empty
Paris Triangle, Triangle, X, Circle, Triangle, Empty
Amazonia Triangle, Square, Square, Square, Triangle, Empty
New York Circle, X, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Empty
Antarctica X, Triangle, Circle, X, Triangle, Empty
Holland X, Square, Square, Empty, Triangle, Empty
Hong Kong Empty, Triangle, X, Square, X, X
Dark Tooth Empty, Circle, X, Empty, Triangle, Empty

Roadkill Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Circle, Empty, Triangle, Square, Square, Empty
Paris Triangle, Empty, Triangle, Empty, Empty, Circle
Amazonia X, X, Triangle, Circle, Square, Triangle
New York Circle, Empty, Empty, X, Empty, X
Antarctica Empty, Triangle, Square, X, Circle, Empty
Holland X, Empty, Empty, Triangle, Square, Empty
Hong Kong Triangle, Square, Square, Triangle, Circle, Triangle
Dark Tooth Triangle, Circle, X, Triangle, Square, X

Shadow Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Square, Empty, Empty, Triangle, Triangle, Empty
Paris X, X, Circle, Empty, Triangle, X
Amazonia X, Triangle, X, Square, Circle, Triangle
New York X, Empty, Empty, X, Circle, Square
Antarctica Circle, X, Circle, Circle, X, Circle
Holland Circle, Triangle, Square, Triangle, Square, Empty
Hong Kong Circle, Empty, Triangle, Empty, Square, X
Dark Tooth Circle, Triangle, Empty, Triangle, Circle, Empty

Spectre Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Circle, Triangle, X, X, Triangle
Paris Empty, Triangle, Square, Circle, Circle, X
Amazonia Circle, X, Triangle, Square, Triangle, X
New York Empty, X, Circle, X, X, Triangle
Antarctica X, Empty, Empty, Empty, Circle, Triangle
Holland Triangle, Empty, Empty, Square, X, Square
Hong Kong X, Triangle, X, Triangle, Circle, Square
Dark Tooth X, Circle, Circle, Circle, Empty, Triangle

Thumper Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Circle, Empty, Empty, Triangle, X, Empty
Paris X, Square, Square, Circle, Circle, Triangle
Amazonia Triangle, X, Circle, Empty, Square, Empty
New York X, X, Triangle, Triangle, X, Triangle
Antarctica Triangle, Triangle, Square, Empty, Empty, Empty
Holland X, Triangle, X, Empty, Square, Triangle
Hong Kong Triangle, Empty, Empty, Square, Triangle, Empty
Dark Tooth Triangle, Empty, Square, Square, X, Circle

Twister Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow X, Empty, Empty, Triangle, Circle, Empty
Paris Triangle, X, Circle, Circle, X, Triangle
Amazonia Empty, Triangle, Square, X, Square, Circle
New York X, Triangle, X, Circle, X, Empty
Antarctica Circle, Empty, Empty, X, Square, Triangle
Holland Empty, X, X, Empty, Empty, Circle
Hong Kong X, X, Triangle, X, Square, Empty
Dark Tooth X, Square, Empty, Square, Triangle, Circle

Warthog Level Passwords

Start Level Cheat Code
Moscow Triangle, Empty, Empty, Triangle, Square, Empty
Paris Triangle, Square, Square, Square, X, Square
Amazonia Circle, Square, Square, Circle, X, X
New York X, Square, Square, Empty, X, Circle
Antarctica Empty, X, Circle, Triangle, Empty, Square
Holland Triangle, X, Triangle, Square, Empty, X
Hong Kong Circle, X, Triangle, Circle, Empty, Circle
Dark Tooth Circle, Square, Empty, Circle, Circle, Square