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Cheat Codes:Sonic Gems Collection

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Cheat Codes

These are cheat codes for Sonic Gems Collection which can be accessed by inputting button sequences or by various other methods.

Unlockables

  • Hints: To unlock the "Hints" text for each game, open a game and keep it open for three hours. You don't have to play the game, just let it run. After three hours, exit out, and when you re-enter the game or check the Hints menu in the Extra area, the hints for that game it will be available.

Games

  • Vectorman: Play the collection for a total of 5 hours. Or have a Sonic Heroes or Sonic Mega Collection save file on your memory card.
  • Vectorman 2: Play the collection for a total of 7 hours and play Vectorman once.
  • Bonanza Bros.: First have Vectorman 1 and 2 unlocked first and have 12 hours of gameplay on Sonic Gems. Then play Vectorman 2 at least once, play any game(s) at least 20 times. This game is only available in the Japanese version.
  • Bare Knuckle: First have Vectorman 1 and 2 unlocked first and have 12 hours of gameplay on Sonic Gems. Then play Bonanza Bros. at least once, play any game(s) at least 30 times. This game is only available in the Japanese version.
  • Bare Knuckle 2: First have Vectorman 1 and 2 unlocked first and have 12 hours of gameplay on Sonic Gems. Then play Bare Knuckle at least once, play any game(s) at least 50 times. This game is only available in the Japanese version.
  • Bare Knuckle 3: First have Vectorman 1 and 2 unlocked first and have 12 hours of gameplay on Sonic Gems. Then play Bare Knuckle 2 at least once, play any game(s) at least 70 times. This game is only available in the Japanese version.

Mega Drive Demos

These should start up after playing 3 days in a row. After that, simply play each game every day to continue unlocking them. They'll appear in the museum menu. Also note that if you defeat the boss fast enough to get through the ending, you can use the remaining time playing the FULL version of the game!

  • Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine (and Game Gear) Final Puzzle Demos: Play for 7 days.
  • Sonic 1 Final Boss Demo, Sonic 1 Game Gear Final Boss Demo: Play for 3 days straight.
  • Sonic 1, 2, 3, & Knuckles Good Ending Demos: Play for 8 days.
  • Sonic 2 Final Boss Demo, Sonic Laberynth Final Boss Demo: Play for 4 days.
  • Sonic 3 Final Boss Demo, Sonic Drift Final Race Demo: Play for 5 days.
  • Sonic 3D Blast Final Boss Demo, Sonic Blast Final Boss Demo: Play for 6 days.

Artwork

  • Chaotix artwork set 1: Play Sonic 2 (GG) 5 times.
  • Chaotix artwork set 2: Play Sonic 2 (GG) 12 times.
  • Chaotix artwork set 3: Play Sonic 2 (GG) 20 times.
  • Chaotix artwork set 4: Play Sonic 2 (GG) over 70 minutes.
  • Chaotix artwork set 5: Play Sonic 2 (GG) over 140 minutes.
  • Sonic Adventure 2 artwork set 1: Play Sonic Triple Trouble 5 times.
  • Sonic Adventure DX Artwork Set 1: Play Sonic Spinball 5 times.
  • Sonic Adventure DX Artwork Set 2: Play Sonic Spinball 10 times.
  • Sonic Adventure DX Artwork Set 3: Play Sonic Spinball over 60 minutes.
  • Sonic Adventure DX Artwork Set 4: Play Sonic Spinball over 120 minutes.
  • Sonic CD Artwork Set 1: Play The Game 5 times.
  • Sonic CD Artwork Set 2: Play The Game 10 times.
  • Sonic CD Artwork Set 3: Play Sonic CD over 60 minutes.
  • Sonic CD Artwork Set 4: Play Sonic CD over 120 Minutes.
  • Sonic Championship logo: Beat Fighters with any character.
  • Sonic DX artwork set 5: Play Sonic Spinball 15 times.
  • Sonic DX last picture: View the pictures, so they're aranged in a shape of a gemstone.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro Artwork 2nd to last and 3rd to last images: Find 7 Metal Sonics in series.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro artwork set 1: Same as SA2 Art set 1.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro Artwork set 2: Play Sonic Drift 2 10 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro Artwork set 3: Play Sonic Drift 2 15 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro Artwork set 4: Play Sonic Drift 2 over 60 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Intro Artwork set 5: Play Sonic Drift 2 over 120 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Movie Artwork -Set 4: Play Sonic Triple Trouble over 120 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Movie Artwork Set 2: Play Tails Adventure 10 Times.
  • Sonic Heroes Movie Artwork Set 3: Play Tails Adventure over 70 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Movie artwork set 4: Play Tails Adventures 15 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Movie Artwork set 5: Play Tails Sky Patrol over 140 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Movies Artwork Set 1: Play Tails Adventure 5 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Team Artwork set 1: Play Tails Sky Patrol 5 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Team Artwork set 2: Play Tails Sky Patrol 12 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Team Artwork set 3: Play Tails Sky Patrol 20 times.
  • Sonic Heroes Team Artwork set 4: Play Tails Sky Patrol over 70 minutes.
  • Sonic Heroes Team Artwork set 5: Play Tails Sky Patrol over 140 minutes.
  • Sonic R Artwork Set 1: Play Sonic R 5 times.
  • Sonic R Artwork Set 2: Play Sonic R 10 Times.
  • Sonic R Artwork Set 3: Play Sonic R over 60 minutes.
  • Sonic R Artwork Set 4: Play Sonic R over 120 minutes.
  • Sonic the Fighters Artwork Set 3: Play Fighters over 60 minutes.
  • Sonic the Fighters Artwork Set 1: Play Fighters 5 times.
  • Sonic the Fighters Artwork Set 2: Play Fighters 10 Times.
  • Sonic the Fighters Artwork Set 4: Play Fighters over 120 minutes.
  • Sonic Vs. Metal Sonic Sonic Screensaver Artwork: Beat Sonic CD with any ending.


  • Museum picture 200: Select pictures 12, 23, 54, 10, 22, 25, 39, and 56 in that order. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture 160: View pictures 146, 145, 144, 142, and 143 in that order. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture 180: View pictures 162, 163, 164, 166, 170, 172, 174, and 178 in that order. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture 220: View pictures 18, 106, 118, 136, 137, 138, 139, and 140 in that order. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture 260: View pictures 5, 4, 9, 8, 3, 6, 7, and 2 in that order. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture 320: Complete all of the goals in the game. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Picture no.20 (Super Sonic): Beat Sonic the fighters with any character. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Pictures 281 - 285: View pictures 110, 112, 122, 130, 132 and 137. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Pictures 286-295: Watch the credits 5 times. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.
  • Pictures 296-300: Watch the credits 10 times. You will hear a sound if done correctly. Then exit and return to the Museum.

Movies

  • Sonic Adventure Intro Video: Play over 24 hours and have your overall games you played over 70.
  • Sonic Heroes Trailer: Play the game for 24 hours, and have your overall games you played over 30.
  • Sonic's History Video: Play over 24 hours and have your overall games you played over 50.

Soundtracks

  • Are You Brave? (StF theme): Collect all of the StF artwork except the "Clear Game" illustration.
  • Can You Feel the Sunshine? ACID Mix (Resort Island Theme Remix): Come in first place on Radiant Emerald in Sonic R.
  • Fairy of A.I.F: Complete page 1 in the museum.
  • Living in the City LTN Mix (Radical City Theme Remix): Collect all of the Sonic R artwork except the "Clear Game" illustration.
  • Open Your Heart MJZ Mix: Complete page 10 in the museum.
  • Sonic 3 MegaD Mix: Complete page 8 in the museum.
  • Sonic 6290 Mix and Sonic Boom D'mb Mix: Play Sonic CD 5 times.
  • Sonic After 6290 Mix: Play Sonic CD 10 times.
  • Sonic Goes UG Mix: Complete page 15 in the museum.
  • Sonic Heroes No-GTR Mix: Unlock everything in the Museum.

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