To enable cheat mode, set a record (Best Lap, Best 3 Lap, Most KO's) and enter "NO TIME" on the name entry screen. The following codes may now be activated:
Enable cheat mode. Then at the main menu, hold L1 + L2 + R1 + R2 and press quickly press Right, Left, Right, Left, Circle, Square, Circle, Square.All art galleries
Enable cheat mode. Then at the main menu, hold L1 + L2 + R1 + R2 and press quickly press Right, Square, Left, Circle, Down, X, Up, Triangle.Hard mode
Enable cheat mode. Then at the main menu, hold L1 + L2 + R1 + R2 and press quickly press Triangle.
To unlock new racers easily, unlock all the tracks, then select versus mode and play with any racer. Defeat player two and then the race you did not get a racer on to unlock it. This is the best way to unlock Sebulba. To unlock all characters, win every race in first place with any character.Race as Anakin (Episode 1)
Get the fastest lap time for every track to unlock Anakin.Race as Darth Maul
Get the top KO score for every track to unlock Darth Maul.Race as Darth Vader
Unlock Anikin (Episode 1), Watto, and Darth Maul, then win tournament mode as one of those racers to unlock Darth Vader.Race as Sebulba (Episode 1)
Win first place in all three tournaments as Sebulba to unlock Sebulba.Race as Watto
Get in the fastest three lap times for every track to unlock Watto.All tracks
Successfully complete the tracks in tournament mode to unlock the corresponding track in the other game modes.Art galleries
Upon completion of each of the three cups in tournament mode, an art gallery will become available. The Galactic Trials opens the Pod Racer Conceptual art gallery. The Podracing Open opens the Pilots art gallery. The Hutt Championship opens the Worlds and Arenas art gallery.Repair without losing speed
When you are racing and have damage, hold L2 + R2 to get repaired without losing speed.Watto's bribes
After you get first place in a race in tournament mode, you can never race it again for money, and after you complete it the first time you can never get the full purse again. Since Watto's bribes amplify your winnings by a percentage, it is best to destroy as many other racers as possible the first time.Trophies
Successfully complete one of the following tasks to get a trophy:
- The First of Many (Bronze): Win your first tournament race.
- Most Deadly (Bronze): Achieve 7 KO's in one 3-lap race.
- First Around the Track (Bronze): Earn the Best Lap time for any 3-lap race.
- Record Breaker (Bronze): Earn the Best Race time for any 3-lap race.
- Watto's Wares (Bronze): Upgrade any pod attribute to MAX.
- Bantha Poodoo (Bronze): KO a human opponent in Versus mode.
- Rookie Racer (Bronze): Take first place in the Galactic Trials.
- Stellar Superstar (Bronze): Take first place in the Podracer Open.
- Galactic Greatness (Silver): Take first place in the Hutt Championships.
- The Best Around (Gold): Take first place in every tournament race with any one character.
Additionally, there are three secret trophies:
- Sith Lord (Bronze): Unlock Darth Maul.
- Podracing Prodigy (Silver): Unlock Young Anakin.
- Pod Father (Silver): Unlock Darth Vader.