Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots Hints & Cheats
Otacon's extra passwordsPut these in instead of the code Otacon tells you to at Shadow Moses. You will get the Access Denied scene but afterwards you will get the bonus.
Cheat Effect 14893 100,000 DP 78925 iPod song 13462 iPod song
Extras Screen PasswordsThese passwords are entered at the Extras screen under Password after beating the game once on any difficulty. The items will be made available upon loading your save game or starting a new game (in which case you will gain access to them when you meet up with Metal Gear Mk. II; iPod songs are immediately available.)
Password Effect george Unlocks "Gekko" iPod Song thomas Unlocks "Desperate Chase" iPod Song theodore Unlocks "Midnight Shadow" iPod Song abraham Unlocks "Mobs Alive" iPod Song mekakorkkk Unlock Mk. 23 handgun (SOCOM from MGS1) mnsoymsyhn Unlocks "Mosin Nagant" deskyhstyl Unlocks the Desert Eagle Long Barrel 1aytmmymhk Unlocks 1911 Pistol jmsotsynrn Type 17 Pistol aottrykmyn Altair Costume dntkkhktmm Drebin Facecamo mgo2play Unlocks "Subsistence Action" iPod Song tshsniammr Unlocks Thor .45-70 pkhhnwhsjt Unlocks Patriot skynytktjp Unlocks Scanning Plug S
FacepaintDifferent face paint unlocked for in game use.
How to Unlock Unlockable Defeat the Battle Beauty Laughing Octopus (the overall battle, no specifics involved). FaceCamo Defeat the Battle Beauty (human form) Laughing Octopus by non-lethal means. Laughing Octopus Defeat the Battle Beauty (human form) Raging Raven by non-lethal means. Raging Raven Defeat the Battle Beauty (human form) Crying Wolf by non-lethal means. Crying Wolf Defeat the Battle Beauty (human form) Screaming Mantis by non-lethal means. Screaming Mantis Ram Colonel Campbell using the Metal Gear II during the intermission scene. Roy Campbell Ram Dr. Emmerich using the Metal Gear II during the intermission scene. Otacon Ram Sunny using the Metal Gear II during the intermission scene. Raiden Mask A Ram Dr. Naomi Hunter using the Metal Gear II during the intermission scene. Raiden Mask B Purchase and keep more than 60 different weapons. Drebin Earn the Big Boss emblem on a single-player session Big Boss's Beat Act 2 Young Snake Beat Act 2 Young Snake with Bandana Beat Act 3 Classic MGS Snake
iPod TunesSnake's iPod can download specific tunes throughout the course of the game. Some songs have an additional "secret" effect when it is played in the game.
How to Unlock Unlockable Stage 4 Shadow Moses, Tank Hangar. After power is restored, backtrack to the upper catwalk and explore all rooms Beyond the Bounds (increases stun damage done by Snake from non-lethal weapons) Earn the Big Boss emblem Big Boss (increase stun damage and increases Snake's accuracy when played) Stage 3 Europe, Midtown Bio-hazard (cause soldiers held by Snake to scream in terror) A random gift from a militia or rebel soldier if Snake gives them a healing item Destiny's Call (cause soldiers held by Snake to go enraged) Stage 4 Shadow Moses, Canyon. Before leaving the canyon area, examine the rocky walls for a hole hiding this item Flowing Destiny (cause soldiers held by Snake to weep like a little girl) Stage 2 South America, Cove Valley Village. Inside the fire ravaged house Fury, The (cause soldiers held by Snake to go enraged) A random gift from a militia or rebel soldier if Snake gives them a healing item MGS 4 Love Theme / Action (cause soldiers held by Snake to weep like a little girl) Stage 4 Shadow Moses, Nuclear Warhead Storage B2. Input 78925 into Otacon's lab computer Opening - Old L.A. 2040 (increase Snake's accuracy) Stage 4 Shadow Moses, Nuclear Warhead Storage B2. Input 13462 into Otacon's lab computer Policenaughts Ending (cause soldiers held by Snake to fall asleep on touch) Stage 2 South America, Confinement Facility. Island in the south-eastern quadrant Rock Me (increases Snake's amount of life recovered from items and other means) Stage 2 South America, Vista Mansion. Between the east wall and a cargo container Sailor (increases Snake's amount of life recovered from items and other means) A random gift from a militia or rebel soldier if Snake gives them a healing item Show Time (cause soldiers held by Snake to scream in terror) Unlocked by earning all 40 game clear emblems Snake Eater (increase the life recovery rate of Snake through items and other actions) Play at least one game of Metal Gear Online. You must start the match with at least two players Subsistence (increase Snake's accuracy) Act 2, Mission Briefing, upstairs in the Nomad Boktai 2 Theme Act 2, Marketplace Bon Dance Act 1, Mission Briefing Inorino Uta Act 1, Advent Palace Level 3 Warning Act 4, Mission Briefing, upstairs in the Nomad Lunar Knights Main Theme Act 4, Warhead Storage Building B2 Metal Gear 20 Years History: Part 2 Act 2, South America Confinement Facility. In room with beds inside the house Metal Gear 20 Years History: Part 3 Act 5, Under hatch to the left at the beginning of area Metal Gear Solid Main Theme (The Document Remix) Act 3, Midtown N Sector On Alert Act 3, Midtown, hold-up PMC. One Night in Neo Kobe City (Causes soldiers held by Snake to laugh) Act 3, Mission Briefing, upstairs in the Nomad Shin Bokura no Taiyou Theme Act 3, Midtown S Sector Test Subject's Duality Act 4, Snow Field. Just before the "Disc Change" Codec scene. The Best Is Yet To Come Act 3, Echo's Beacon The Essence of Vince Act 2, in the Cave Valley Village in badly burned building The Fury Act 1, Millennium Park Theme of Solid Snake Act 1, Militia Safehouse. Just before seeing the unmanned flying-bomber on the table Theme Of Tara Act 4, Tank Hanger. Upper floor ventilation shaft. Warhead Storage Act 4, Casting Facility North Yell (Dead Cell) Act 1, Urban Ruins before cutscene Zanzibarland Breeze
How to Unlock Unlockable Earn the Hound emblem on a single-player session Mauser Type 17 Earn the Fox emblem on a single-player session Desert Eagle, Long Barrel Earn the Fox Hound emblem on a single-player session Thor 45-70 Earn the Big Boss emblem on a single-player session Patriot Future Assault Weapon Clear the single-player game once Race (Ricochet) Gun Collect the five statues (those of the four Battle Beauties and the Frog Soldier/Haven Troopers in stage 1) using non-lethal means on their respective idols Solar Gun Log more than 10 hours of Metal Gear Online play time on the same profile as your Metal Gear 4 game. You purchase this from Drebin Scanning Plug S In the Nomad vehicle during the mission intermission; you can unlock a special photo by picking up this item in stage 4 instead of earlier Digital Camera Complete a single-player session without instigating a single alert (caution is okay, but not alert). You can do this on any difficulty Stealth Item Complete a single-player session without killing anyone (including bosses). You can do this on any difficulty Bandanna Beat Crying Wolf Rail Gun Beat Raging Raven MGL-140 Grenade Launcer Shoot them out of Screaming Mantis's hand and pick them up Mantis and Sorrow Dolls Found in the first area of Act 4 Mk. 23 Handgun
How to Unlock Unlockable Clear the single-player game once New combat vests Complete the single-player mode once (and saving the cleared data). The Boss Extreme difficulty
How to Unlock Unlockable Clear the game once Suit Start Eastern Europe level Civilian Disguise Middle East in the Militia Safe House Middle East Militia Disguise South America (Cove Valley Village) South American Rebel Disguise Obtain the Assassin emblem Altair Get 51 continues or more in a single playthrough to unlock this octocamo. Corpse Camo
New AmmoAfter finishing the game once, and getting back to drebin you can buy:
How to Unlock Unlockable Finish game once Emotive ammo (laughter) Finish game once Emotive ammo (scream) Finish game once Emotive ammo (rage) Finish game once Emotive ammo (cry) Finish game once Smoke Grenade (red) Finish game once Smoke Grenade (yellow) Finish game once Smoke Grenade (green) Finish game once Smoke Grenade (blue)
Unlockable EmblemsUnlocking emblems gives you various bonus content.
How to Unlock Unlockable Shake 50 enemies for items Ant Emblem Beat the game with 50+ knife kills, 50+ CQC holds, and 25 or less alerts. Assassin's Emblem Choke 100 enemies to death Bear Emblem Use the Scanning Plug S or Syringe on 50 enemies Bee Emblem Beat the game on the highest difficulty with no deaths, no alerts, no kills, no recovery items, no stealth suit, no bandanna items, in under 5 hours. Big Boss Emblem Give friendly soldiers 50 items Blue Bird Emblem Get less than 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and over 25 continues. Centipede Get over 150 alert phases, over 500 kills, over 50 continues, use over 50 recovery items and finish the game in over 35 hours. Chicken Activate over 100 alerts Cow Have over 400 kills Crocodile Get 150 headshots Eagle Emblem Beat the game on normal or higher w/ no deaths, 5 or less alerts, no kills, no recovery items, no stealth suit, no bandanna items, in under 6 hours. Fox Emblem Beat the game on hard or higher w/ no deaths, 3 or less alerts, no kills, no recovery items, no stealth suit, no bandanna items, in under 5.5 hours. Fox Hound Emblem Roll forward 200 times Frog Emblem Press against walls for a total of 1 hour Gecko Emblem Complete the game after 30 cumulative hours of play Giant Panda Emblem Hold up 50 enemies Gibbon Emblem Be admired by 25 friendly soldiers Hawk Emblem Get 10 combat highs Hog Emblem Beat the game on hard or higher w/ no deaths, 3 or less alerts, no kills, no recovery items, no stealth suit, no bandanna items, in under 6.5 hours. Hound Emblem Pick up 400 dropped weapons Hyena Emblem Crawl on the ground for a total of 1 hour Inch Worm Emblem Get over 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and less than 25 continues. Jaguar Get over 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and over 25 continues. Leopard Collect all 69 weapons Little Gray Emblem Spend a total of 2.5 hours crouching Lobster Emblem Finish the game with no alerts activated, no continues, no rations, noodles or regains used and in under 5 hours Mantis Beat the game without activating any alert phases. Octopus Get over 75 alert phases, over 250 kills, and less than 25 coninues. Panther Use more than 50 recovery items Pig Beat the game without killing asingle person (Gekkos and Dwarf Gekkos dont count). Pigeon Get over 75 alert phases, over 250 kills, and over 25 continues. Puma Flick through 100 Playboy pages Rabbit Beat the game in under 5 hours Raven Perform over 200 prone side rolls Scarab Get less than 75 alert Phases, less than 250 kills, and less than 25 continues. Scorpion Get less than 75 alert phases, over 250 kills, and over 25 continues. Spider Get less than 75 alert phases, over 250 kills, and less than 25 continues. Tarantula Spend more than 60 minutes inside the drum can or card board box (this can be done throughout the game, not all at once) Tortoise Beat the game with no continues and no rations, regains, or noodles used Wolf
Dolls/StatuesYou need to unlock 5 dolls before you can adquire the solar gun.
Defeat the Frog Soldiers, Laughing Octopus, Raging Raven, Crying Wolf and Screaming Matis with Non-Lethal weapons. (During their beast form, not beauty). After defeating them grab the doll before killing their beauty form. Except on the frogs because they don't have a beauty form.
How to Unlock Unlockable At the garage at the end of the battle Frog Soldier Doll/Statue On a bed in a little room Laughing Beast Doll/Statue On the upper floor on a corner Raging Raven Doll/Statue In a side of a bulding just where you start after killing her beast form Crying Wolf Doll/Statue On the corridor where you started Screaming Mantis Doll/Statue
Beauty and the Beast PhotoshootWhile fighting the second form of any B&B unit stall for 3 minutes. After that the whole area around Snake and the beast will go white. If you have obtained the camera already once you pull it out the Beast will pose for you.
No More CamoShake the Sixaxis controller to return Snake's Octocamo to its neutral (black and blue) pigmentation.
InheritenceYou carry over your Drebin points, weapons, ammunition, items, and special items from a previous game upon game clear. However, Snake will need to encounter Metal Gear II in the first stage to get his stuff back.Be sure to save your cleared data upon game completion to track your items. Load the cleared data to reap your benefits.
Show Me Your MotionsWhen a character is introduced for the first time, press R2 to view that characters motion capture person instead of that person's voice actor.
Refill Psyche During Cut-scenesIf during a cut-scene something causes Snakes psyche gauge to decrease just press X rapidly to replenish it.
Cheaper Prices In Drebin's StoreSet the PS3 system date to a Wednesday or Sunday, and Drebin will have cheaper prices. Also, in Act 5 all prices are halfed.
Description Name Killed many enemies in one area, and vomited. You enjoy all the killing, that’s why. Caused a “divine wind” using the Tanegashima. Divine Wind Held an enemy soldier at gunpoint and performed a body check. Hands Up! Controlled an enemy soldier’s emotions using an Emotive Magazine. Emotion Control Shocked an enemy soldier using Mk. II/III. Hurt me more! Knocked an enemy soldier flying using a Drum Can. Drum Can Addict Played Oishii Two-han Seikatsu and made one of the BB Corps dance. That Tune Is His Mind Control Music Used overhead view on Shadow Moses Island. Overhead view — just like old times… Obtained the Solar Gun. SUNLIGHT! Ended ALERT status while wearing the Corpse Camo. I Just Don’t Fear Death Snapped at least 5 shots of ghosts on Shadow Moses Island. Ghost Photography Addict Obtained 10 or more types of FaceCamo (excluding types obtained via password). FaceCamo Addict Took control of an enemy soldier’s body using the Mantis Doll or Sorrow Doll. Can you feel my power now!!!? Viewed all model posters. Are you an Otaku too? Got kissed by Ocelot during the final battle. You’re pretty good. Viewed all flashbacks. Flashback Mania Obtained all iPod® tracks (excluding tracks obtained via password). Sounds of the Battlefield Obtained all weapons (excluding weapons obtained via password). I am THE expert on weapons, equipment and cutting-edge technology. Obtained all trophies. The Legendary Hero Cleared Act 1 (Middle East). Liquid Sun Cleared Act 2 (South America). Solid Sun Cleared Act 3 (Eastern Europe). Third Sun Cleared Act 4 (Shadow Moses). Twin Suns Cleared Act 5 (Outer Haven). Old Sun Defeated Laughing Octopus by non-lethal means, and obtained the Laughing Octopus Doll. Laughing Octopus Doll Escaped the Haven Troopers in the Middle East by non-lethal means, and obtained the Frog Soldier Doll. Frog Soldier Doll Defeated Raging Raven by non-lethal means, and obtained the Raging Raven Doll. Raging Raven Doll Defeated Crying Wolf by non-lethal means, and obtained the Crying Wolf Doll. Crying Wolf Doll Defeated Screaming Mantis by non-lethal means, and obtained the Screaming Mantis Doll. Screaming Mantis Doll Broke off the most important part of a statue. Handle with Caution Obtained the Bandana. Infinite ammo. Obtained the Stealth Camouflage. Stealth Camouflage Found a crop circle and heard a mysterious voice. Crop Circle Piloted Metal Gear REX and screamed at your enemy. LIQUID!
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- Game Universe:
- Metal Gear Solid (PS, PC, GBC),
- Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (PC, XBOX, PS2),
- Metal Gear (C64, MSX, NES, MOBILE, PC),
- Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (X360, PS3, PC),
- Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (VITA, PS3, X360),
- Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition (PS3, X360),
- Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D (3DS),
- Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (PSP),
- Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (PS3),
- Metal Gear Solid: The Essential Collection (PS2)
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16 Players Online
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