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This page contains Cheats for Mario Kart DS organized by sections for Nintendo DS. Mario Kart DS is a Driving Racing game, made by Nintendo, released on Nov 14, 2005. If you can't find a hint or secret in our list, then please check this page periodically for the latest updates.

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    Mario Kart DS Nintendo DS Cheats

    Nintendo
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Genre: Driving Racing
  • Release: Nov 14, 2005
  • ESRB: Everyone

Game Codes

This Codes are Action Replay Codes. To use them you will need a Action Replay Device Game ID: AMCE-59604513 Unlock All Nitro Courses 223ce2e0 0000007f Unlock All Retro Courses 223c...

From: Tanner

Game Passwords

Start holding A when the 2 starts to disappear for a boost start....

From: xangel

Game Unlockables

Unlockable Characters, Cups and items for Mario Kart DS...

From: Alex, Chris, th

These ghosts are unlocked in Time Trial mode by obtaining a specific time on each course. The ghosts are those of the staff who made the game, and are all very difficult to overcom...

From: VTO

These ghosts are unlocked in Time Trial mode by obtaining a specific time on each course. The ghosts are those of the staff who made the game, and are all very difficult to overcom...

From: aikabot

Game Hints

This is quite challenging, but all you have to do is get at least a one star rating for every grand prix on 50cc, 100c, 150cc and 150cc mirror. After doing this you get a gold star...

From: JayDee

To make ROB dance, in a race press Left and Right continuously....

From: LACLOVER

To get a turbo boost at the start of a race, do not hold the acceleration button down prior to the race starting. Wait until just after the number 2 in the countdown disappears, th...

From: BASHme-26220

If you fall off the track or get stuck underwater for more than a couple moments, Lakitu comes to pull you out and place you on the track again. When he picks you up, wait until yo...

From: SubZero

This will tell you how to drift if you dont know how to do it. First you jump then press a and hold both r and a. Then you will press the arrow keys alot in any direction and then ...

From: DW6God

When you have a hill with a steep drop press jump (R) and if you're going at top speed you'll do a big jump....

From: Pinkydoo89

When you hit a jump press A to make you go higher....

From: Pyrocotton

Go to balloon battle and go to pipe plaza. Once there, get either an item box or a banana. Keep it behind you by holding down L. Now go into a pipe. You will pop out the other end....

From: danioz

When you start a drift you will see clouds of dust coming from your wheels. While drifting push the directional buttons repeatedly (eg. left right left right) and you will see blue...

From: CissMcBunny

On the level DK Pass you can get a secret item box. Right before you go on the land of snow, there is a hill that you can go on. Go up the hill and grab the item box. This item box...

From: maryaa

If you have a shell of any color or a banana, you can be protected from red shells. Just hold down the item button and the shell or banana will stay behind your cart. Whenever a re...

From: gdg411

This is easy! Stay for a while behind an other racer (3-4 seconds) and then go by on your way and you will go faster for a while. Like drafting in other racing games....

From: Zinko

After you pass the finish line on Mushroom Bridge, keep to the right and as soon as you see a really big grassy hill keep a close eye out for a path way, it should take you 2-4 sec...

From: taengoo9

When you get the circular area were there are turbo pads and two arms, go to the right it is fatser. At the end of the course with the two gears, you can drive on them, it's like a...

From: babilo53

If you have 8 players all wanting a specific color (e.g player 5 light blue) have everyone join at different times. Here's a chart for when each player should come in. player 1 blu...

From: cryesis

The Shortcut in Delfino Square 2 (listed as another cheat on this page) will not work unless you have a mushroom. The brown sludge will slow you down, making it just as long as goi...

From: Adam.021

In Mario Kart, you drive through those diamonds to get items. When you press the L button, it fires off your item. If your item isn't a power up and it is a single weapon like shel...

From: Skyesan

The island in the battle arena is a perfect place for letting a bomb explode. Wait there until you get a bomb. When they all come, leave the bomb there and get out of the blast rad...

From: rachel1803

When you are next to the gears that move at the end, go up the spinning wheel. This saves you time so you don't go up the hill, and if you have a mushroom you can fly for a short p...

From: budfirst123

Go to options, then go to edit. You will see paint. Then you can make designs....

From: choosenwielder

On battle mode, balloon battle, it is dumb to waste up your extra balloons. You will need a golden mushroom, a triple mushroom, or a single mushroom for this. Go up to somebody and...

From: matyo

When you get inked and you can't see, look for the nearest speed boost or get a mushroom. Go on the speed boost (or use the mushroom) and the ink will fly off. Note: The power slid...

From: HeageKerwaw

If you have been listening to the other hints about boost starts,this will tell you more.... If you time it absoluluty on perfect timing u will have the boost start for 3 seconds s...

From: JayJay:)

At the start just before the 1 appears hold ACCELARATION. I done to early u get a cloud of smoke, 2 late nothing happens. Also can be done when ya fall off the track....

From: vicsta

On tick-tock clock, you will notice the gears that rotate in front of the finish line, and the part with the 4 gears that rotate along the course. All you have to do to get an edge...

From: starwars rules

Before the bridge with all those dash panels on it there will be a turn near a long shelf with all the fake fruit on it. There will be a wooden box. Run through the box and a mushr...

From: Xx_Lone_Wolf_xX

In DK Pass, follow up the road. After a couple turns, you will see a big hill with snow on it. Look at your map screen you should see a box - the box is a star or 3 mushrooms, even...

From: manudejoker

When you pass the skinny part of the track and go to the big circle instead of going out on the first exit keep on going and then exit on the second exit it will save you lots of t...

From: stephenmac

When you have a Bullet Bill, get right behind an opponent, and launch. They will fly right out of your way(unless they have a similar power-up)....

From: PawsPseureKap

Get a fake item box or banana and place it right on an item box when somebody passes through that item box they get hurt....

From: gunking45

So I play Mario Kart DS, and I discovered one time when I was playing that you could fly. I didn't know how to do it, though. I just did it. Then I figured out that when you are at...

From: OcelotOshawott

On the moving circle go a little farther, like, by the fire that shoots out of the ceiling....

From: me

On curve go up hill, pass tree and hit item box and you will have either a star, 3 mushrooms or 1 mushroom....

From: me

To do this go to DK pass then when your turning on to the snow (close to awesome power????) go up the little hill then you see a power box. You can get a star, (3 or one) mushrooms...

From: Teddy man

If you fall of track a guy on a white cloud will come to pick you up. When he dropes you press the acceleration button at the same time when he dropes you. It only works if you tim...

From: Mario kart guy

Game Glitches

Select DK Pass and go to the top of the hill. Ride up the hill and there's an item box go through it and no matter what placce your in you should get a star or tripole mushrooms!...

From: snowman

In any track with a speed boost ramp, press A and B together on the ramp and it will make a high pitched screech sound....

From: C-pain

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Posted on: 06-03-2014
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Is there a rainbow cup

Is there a rainbow cup? it said so on another website, and told me how to get it, but it didn't work. do you know how? is there ev...

From: mariokart xpert
Posted on: 05-13-2013
Battle Mode How to start with more balloons

What is the action replay code to start with 3 balloons in battle mode? So I begin like everyone else against AI opponents....

From: MichaelXD
Posted on: 01-04-2013
150cc cup nitro:: gold trophies

I am having trouble getting past the star cup on the nitro thing. Any help would be good, I want the 7 karts....

From: BlueMoon
Posted on: 11-14-2012
How can i get walugi

I finished all the races with gold ranks but i didn't got walugi why...

From: Hamza15556
Posted on: 07-19-2012
Why don't i have r.o.b.

I beat all the grand prix's but the game won't let me have rob and i got all stars and all a's on the races....

From: Pie
Posted on: 01-11-2012
Who is r.o.b.?!

Who is r.o.b.? is it really old bowser?...

From: Darkdon
Posted on: 05-23-2011

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