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Army Men: Sarge's Heroes 2 (Nintendo 64)

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Title Screen

Army Men: Sarge's Heroes 2

Developer: 3DO Company
Publisher: 3DO Company
Platform: Nintendo 64
Released in US: September 26, 2000

AreasIcon.png This game has unused areas.
CharacterIcon.png This game has unused playable characters.
CodeIcon.png This game has unused code.
DebugIcon.png This game has debugging material.
LevelSelectIcon.png This game has a hidden level select.

Essentially more of the same from the first game, only now you have infinite ammunition for your rifle, the large radar has been removed, and you can play as Vikki for a few missions.

Debug Menus

Main Debug Menu

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Debug Menu.png

The debug menu from the first game also is left within game code here. However, it still does not work.

(Source: Original TCRF research)

Cheat Menu

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Cheat Menu.png Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Cheat Menu2.png

A cheat menu can be enabled with the following GameShark code and by pausing during gameplay. Pressing B once will bring you to another menu, pressing it once more will return to the normal pause screen.

Enable Cheat Menu
8004235F 0003
80049D17 0003

Test Menu

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Cheat Menu3.png Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Cheat Menu4.png

An unreferenced test menu can be re-enabled with the below code. This replaces the Cheat Menu in the above section.

Cheat Menu = Test Menu
810B7B2E 6C84
Menu Text Notes
GAMMA CORRECT Changes gamma settings.
DITHER FILTER No longer functions.
DISPLAY BBOXES Displays only actors.
WIREFRAME Enable wireframe rendering.
WHITEBG Enables a white background when wireframe is on.
PLASTOSHEEN TM Enables or disables the plastic shine on characters.
PROFILE INFO No longer functions.
POSITION INFO Enables statistics on-screen. This is the same effect as the THDTST password.
TEST ORDER Unknown. Might not do anything.
SWITCH CAMERA No longer functions. Nothing uses this address it stores to.
DEBUG PRINT No longer functions.
(Source: Original TCRF research)

Level Select Menu

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Cheat Menu5.png

An unreferenced level select menu can be re-enabled with the below code. This replaces the Cheat Menu in the above section. This uses the level names from the first game.

Cheat Menu = Level Select Menu
810B7B2E 66AC
(Source: Original TCRF research)

Unused Multiplayer Maps

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Unused Map1.png Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Unused Map2.png

Two unused multiplayer maps can be selected by using the Level Select Menu. Choosing MP2 BASE and MP7 LIVING ROOM will bring you to these maps. These both contain a bazooka in the middle of the map. You can't fall out of bounds either. The internal names for these maps are MP CASHIER and MP POOL respectively.

(Source: Original TCRF research)

Disabled Passwords

Present in the ROM are five additional passwords that are dummied out. To re-enable these, remove the three lowercase z's.

Password Effect
zzzTHDTST Test Info (detailed below)
zzzMMRTL Immortal
zzzCNTN Continues
zzzDNLVSHSF Invisible
zzzLVNGLRG Living Large

Alternately, you can apply the following GameShark code to re-enable all of the above cheats. Omit the lower case z's when inputting them.

810A59C4 4D4D
810A59C6 5254
810A59C8 4C00
810A5A14 434E
810A5A16 544E
800A5A18 0000
810A5A40 444E
810A5A42 4C56
810A5A44 5348
810A5A46 5346
800A5A48 0000
810A5AE8 5448
810A5AEA 4454
810A5AEC 5354
800A5AEE 0000
810A5B04 4C56
810A5B06 4E47
810A5B08 4C52
810A5B0A 4700

Debug Display

Army Men Sarge's Heroes 2 N64 Debug Display.png

Enter THDTST as a cheat. Once entered, the message "Test Info" will be displayed, confirming the code input.

Version GameShark code
US 8015D3B7 0001

Here's an overview of what these values refer to:

Value Reference
896 X Position
290 Z Position
814 Y Position
126 Facing Direction (out of 360°)
0 Angle of tilt
892 X Position (Alternate 1)
290 Z Position (Alternate 1)
818 Y Position (Alternate 1)
900 X Position (Alternate 2)
309 Z Position (Alternate 2)
810 Y Position (Alternate 2)

The alternate X/Y/Z positions track certain parts of the player's body, whereas the main set refers to the entire body.

First Level Password

Oddly there is a password that sends you to the first level. Of course, selecting Campaign for the first time automatically sends you to this level.

Password Effect

Unused Multiplayer Character

Unused Trooper Multi Character.

The Trooper multi character is present in the digits, but not normally playable in multiplayer. This is likely leftover from the original Sarge's Heroes, which had a Trooper.

Turn Sarge into Trooper
800B559F 000A

Also it appears that 0xC was supposed to be Tannenberg in multi, but the digit crashes the game when used.