Be a quitter and still win
Enter your name as "RA50" at the name
selection screen. If you now quit during
a race at any point, the game will still
pretend that you finished it in whatever
position you were when you selected the
Race as the Extreme Team
Try out this fun Trick: Enter your name
as "XGTEAM" at the name entry screen
(you should hear a confirmation noise),
then go back and change it to the first
name of one of the game's programmers,
such as Ash, Greg, John, Shawn, Justin
(you can find more names in the
credits). The faces of the Extreme team
will now appear on top of the bikes.
Now we all know how the programmers look
The programmers of Extreme-G have hidden
the face of Probe's director in the
game. Enter your name as "FERGUS," then
go into the Shoot 'em Up Mode. The
drones will now have turned into
Fergus's face. You can now
shoot him -- but remember that his wrath
will be tremendous.
Ultimate Password (Extra Track)
Enter 81GGD5 at the password screen to
unlock all the regular tracks, both
hidden bikes (Roach and Neon), and the
special hidden track.
This hidden track will appear on the
right side of the selection menu
Drive the Neon bike and open all
Go to the Options Menu and enter the
password 61GGB5. All tracks (bonus
tracks excluded) will now be open and
you can ride the hottest bike in the XG
universe, the Neon.
The Neon is fast, strong, armored and
has the most powerful weapon.
To receive weapons whenever you want,
simply enter your name as "arsenal" at
the name selection screen in the Contest
Enter "banana" at the name entry screen
(Contest Mode). The track will now be
super-slippery and make racing a lot
Unlimited Turbo Boosts
So Extreme-G is still not fast enough
for you? Enter the word "nitroid" at the
name selection screen and you get
unlimited turbo boosts.
For the ultimate challenge, try the
"Extreme Mode." Simply enter "xtreme" as
your name at the name selection screen
(Contest Mode) and XG cranks up the
speed even more. Combine with Fisheye
for some insane action.
Enter the word "ghostly" at the name
entry screen (Contest Mode) and all the
track polygons will be transparent. You
can now see right through walls and even
the very ground you race on. The Ghost
Mode makes everything transparent
Enter the word "magnify" (all lower
keys) at the name entry screen and your
view will be strangely distorted
(magnified). Your bike is now at the
very bottom and everything will seem
Race Upside Down
Enter the word "antigrav" at the name
entry screen (Contest Mode) and you will
finally be able to race upside down
without standing on your head!
Enter "stealth" (all lower keys) at the
name select screen (Contest Mode) and
you will hear a confirmation sound. Now
start a race and all drivers should be
invisible, but you can still see their
shadows and weapons.
The Ultimate Bike: Neon
Finish the final circuit and you get
Neon, the best bike in the game. All
attributes are completely maxed out,
including speed, shields and handling.
Ugly Mode or PSX Mode!
Enter "uglymode" at the name selection
screen (Contest) and you can see
what Extreme-G would look like without
mip-mapping and texture transparencies.
Want to know what a Color Virtual Boy
version of Extreme-G would look like?
Start a new Contest and enter your name
as "wired" (all lower keys). This will
eliminate all textures and only give you
Ride the Roach
Finish Extreme-G's Contest Mode on
Meltdown, and you receive Roach, an
extremely well-performing racing
machine. Use it to exterminate your
Roach. One of XG's hidden bikes.
If Extreme-G is still not fast enough
for you, how about an optical trick that
makes the scenery fly by even faster? Go
to the "Contest"
mode, enter your name (press R, then
press R to switch to lower case in the
name entry menu) and enter the word
"fisheye" (all lower case). You will
hear a confirmation code to tell you
that the trick worked. The screen will
be distorted (like with a fisheye lens)
and gives you an even greater feeling of
Try the fisheye lens for even faster
Race as a Boulder
Extreme-G lets you transform your bike
(and everyone else's) into a rolling
boulder. Start a new "Contest" and at
the bike selection press
R. This brings up the name entry mode.
Press R again to switch to lower case.
Just enter the word "roller" (no caps)
and you should hear a
confirmation sound. Start the race and
get ready for a different kind of
Enter the password as bbbbbb and you get
all the other courses that you did not
have, but the ones that you did, you can
not go on.