Superman Video Games

Information, Cheat Codes, Walkthroughs, and more...


Superman Atari 2600

Superman (Atari 2600)

Produced by: Atari Inc.
Date: 1979
Description: The game features a handful of missions for Superman, one of them being to rebuild a bridge, one to rescue Lois Lane, and another to capture the evil Lex Luthor and his goons. The game scrolls side to side, with the option to scroll up aswell with your ability to fly. (See Game Map)

Cheat Codes:

  • Start the Game as Superman. Skip Intro. When the game starts hold the Action button and press and hold the following for one second each: Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, then release the Action button.


Superman Commodore 64

Superman: The Game (Commodore 64)

Produced by: First Star Software Inc.
Date: 1985
Description: Superman must battle Darkseid through various levels, saving and protecting innocent people along the way.


Superman: Man of Steel (Commodore 64)

Produced by: First Star Software Inc.
Date: 1988
Description: As Superman you must protect Metropolis from Parademons, protect a space station from asteroids, and battle through various other challenging levels of gameplay.


Superman NES

Superman (Nintendo Entertainment System)

Produced by: Nintendo of America Inc. (Kemco)
Date: 1988
Description: Metropolis is in danger of becoming the base of operations for General Zod, as both Clark Kent and Superman you must dodge/fight criminals and villains as you try and solve mysteries and defeat General Zod.

Download: Walkthrough Text File.

Cheat Codes:

  • All Weapons/Items: G.I FBE CQSB IJA VYA LWVK


Superman Genesis

Superman (Sega Genesis)

Produced by: Sunsoft of America
Date: 1992
Description: 5 levels of adventure in a battle against Prankster, Brainiac, Mr. Mxyzptlk and more, with Superman's powers including flight, super punch, heat-vision, super strength and a neat super spin move (like a drill).


SNES unreleased

Superman (Super Nintendo (Snes))

Produced by: Sunsoft of America
Date: (In development 1992-93 but never released)
Description: An action game in development by Sunsoft but never released. The Sega Genesis version (mentioned above) was released in 1992 but was badly received. The main villian was going to be Brainiac.


Superman Super Nintendo

The Death and Life of Superman (Super Nintendo (Snes))

Produced by: Sunsoft of America and Blizzard Entertainment
Date: September 1994
Description: Battle through the streets of Metropolis as various Underworld creatures and other villains attempt to thump you into submission... and through to the ultimate battle with Doomsday himself! Also features levels where you get to fight as Superboy, Steel, Last Son of Krypton and the Cyborg Superman.
ISBN: 6303053416

Link: Walkthrough Text File at GameFAQs,com.

Cheat Mode:
Go to the sound test and listen to the following sounds in this order: 0B, 29, 2C and 05. Exit options and start a game. When you get into trouble hold the following:

  • Refill Energy: A + B + X + Y
  • Skip Current Stage: A + B + X + Y + Select


Death and Return

The Death and Return of Superman (Sega Genesis)

Produced by: Sunsoft of America and Blizzard Entertainment
Date: December 1994
Description: Battle through the streets of Metropolis as various Underworld creatures and other villains attempt to thump you into submission... and through to the ultimate battle with Doomsday himself! Also features levels where you get to fight as Superboy, Steel, Last Son of Krypton and the Cyborg Superman.
ISBN: 6303350437

Cheat Codes:
Enter the Test Sound menu. Play the following sounds in order: 0B 29 05 This would have enabled "Cheat Mode" Press these codes in the pause menu while playing:

  • Full Health: A + B + X + Y


JLA - Task Force

JLA - Task Force (Super Nintendo (Snes) & Sega Genesis)

Produced by: Sunsoft and Acclaim
Date: 1995
Description: Six of the DC Universe's mightiest heroes and battle three of the most dangerous villains. The heroes include: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash & the Green Arrow. The villains are: Darkseid, Cheetah and Despero. Superman's fighting stage is on top of the Daily Planet.

Download: Walkthrough Text File.


Superman Gameboy

Superman (Gameboy)

Produced by: Titus Software Corp.
Date: 1997
Description: Defeat the Shadow Walkers who stalk you through the streets of Metropolis, as you collect the necessary keys to continue on to the higher levels.

Cheat Codes:

  • Level Select: While in game pause and enter code to access the level select screen.
  • Level Select: Up, down, right, right, A


Superman N64

Superman64 (Nintendo 64)

Produced by: Titus Software Corp.
Date: 1998
Description: Based on "Superman: The Animated Series", the game's backstory has Lex Luthor trapping Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen and Professor Emil Hamilton in a fogbound virtual world. The Man of Steel flies to the rescue in seven major missions that take him from the streets of Metropolis to Brainiac's space ship. Other missions take place in a warehouse, Lexcorp HQ, a parking garage, S.T.A.R. Labs and the Metropolis subway.
ASIN: B00000JHPT

Download: Walkthrough Text File.

Cheat Codes:
At the main menu, press: Up C, Down C, Left C, Right C. Then, during the game, enter the following while paused:

  • Level Skip: Up C, Down C
  • Super Punching: L, Z
  • Energy Re-Fill: Z, R

  • Level Select:
    First, begin a one-player game. Play until you get the option to save the game on the controller pak. After saving, reset the game. Select the load game option from the main menu, then choose the saved game. A prompt to insert a rumble pak will appear. Hold the L+B buttons for approximately a second, then press the A button. A level Selection Screen will appear that allows any mission to be played under the current difficulty setting. Take note that the difficulty setting can be adjusted by entering the Option Screen from the Main Menu.

  • Icey super-breath:
    To be able to ice things up with a burst of Superman's wintry-fresh freeze breath, just pause the game and tap Z then L.

  • Heat Vision:
    To put fire in Superman's eyes, pause the game and press the R button, followed by the L Button. The heat meter will instantly fill up, and Superman will be able to scorch things with his smoldering looks.

  • Get Super Speed
    Pause the game and press the R and the Z buttons. You will now have "Super Speed."


PS2 Superman Game Package

Superman: Shadow of Apokolips (PlayStation 2)

Title: Superman: Shadow of Apokolips
Produced by: Infogrames
Date: September 20, 2002.
ASIN: B00006AMZR
Description: Darkseid, the most evil being in the galaxy, has enlisted the aid of Lex Luthor in his quest to destroy Superman and take over the world. By providing Luthor with highly advanced Apokoliptean weapons technology, Darkseid has enabled Metropolis's reigning supervillain to create an army of nearly unstoppable Interbot robots with serious firepower.
Superman: Countdown to Apokolips offers nonlinear, mission-based gameplay that combines action, stealth, and puzzles. Based on Superman: The Animated Series on the Cartoon Network, the game gives you full access to all of Superman's powers as you roam 15 enormous, fully interactive levels brimming with usable objects. The voice acting is provided by the original cast of the animated series, and the sweeping orchestral score is worthy of an epic adventure. The game's supervillains include Livewire, Parasite, and Metallo. An advanced enemy AI makes squad-based tactical decisions in the heat of battle.

Download: Walkthrough Text File.

Cheat Codes:
Go to the Cheat Code selection in the options menu and enter the following:

  • Infinite Superpower: JOR EL
  • Infinite Health: SMALLVILLE
  • Unlock all movies: LANA LANG
  • Unlock all biographies: LARA
  • All Levels in Level Attack: JOHN_CORBIN
  • Enemies Have 1/2 Health: LESLIE_WILLIS
  • Unlock Everything: MXYZPTLK
  • Unlock hard mode: BIZZARO


Superman Xbox Cover

Superman: Man of Steel (Xbox)

Title: Superman: Man of Steel
Produced by: Infogrames Entertainment
Date: November 8, 2002
ASIN: B00006LEMA

Cheat Codes:
Pause the game and rapidly enter the following codes:

  • Get Everything: Right Trigger, Black, Y, Black, Left Trigger, White
  • Render in X-ray: Left Trigger, Left Trigger, Right Trigger, Left Trigger, Y, X, White, Black, Black, White
  • Render in Freeze: Right Trigger, Left Trigger, Black, White, Left Trigger, Y, Y, Black, Right Trigger, White
  • Unlimited Health: Black button, White button, L, X, L, White button

Unlockables:
  • Free Roam Mode: After finishing mission 4 you will get Free Roam which allows you to replay any previously finished mission
  • Bonus Costumes: Several bonus costumes will be unlocked when you beat certain levels


Superman: Countdown to Apokolips

Superman: Countdown to Apokolips (Game Boy Advance)

Title: Superman: Countdown to Apokolips
Produced by: Infogrames Entertainment
Date: 2002
ASIN: B00006C28N

Cheat Codes:

  • Levels 1-7 Unlocked: APlsXp
  • Bonus Level: J9jjbp
  • Level 2: Q#aaTa
  • Level 3: g#ab2o
  • Level 4: A#asAp


Justice League: Injustice For All

Justice League: Injustice for All (Game Boy Advance)

Title: Justice League: Injustice for All
Produced by: Midway Games Inc.
Date: November 18, 2002
ASIN: B0000789TG

Download: Walkthrough Text File.

Cheat Codes:

  • Infinite Health: Pause the game and on the pause menu screen, press select on Resume and then press start. All attacks goes right through you.


Superman: Shadow of Apokolips

Superman: Shadow of Apokolips (GameCube)

Title: Superman: Shadow of Apokolips
Produced by: Infogrames Entertainment
Date: March 2003
ASIN: B000083GIT

Description: Based on Superman: The Animated Series. Full access to all the powers of Superman throughout the game. 15 enormous, fully-interactive levels. Sweeping orchestral score. For 1 player.

Download: Walkthrough Text File.

Cheat Codes:
Enter the codes as seen. For the last one, enter "WANDERER" and "FEATURE" first. For the two above that, enter "FEATURE" first.

  • Infinite Super-power: JUICED UP
  • Infinite Health: FIRST AID
  • Easy Test of Strength: SORE FINGER
  • Time Limits Removed: STOP THE CLOCK
  • No Super-power: JOR EL
  • Reverse Controls: SUPERMAN
  • Play as Clark Kent: SECRET IDENTITY
  • Play as Parasite: FEELING DRAINED
  • Slow Motion Mode: SLOW MOTION
  • Tomato Soup Mode: TOMATO SOUP
  • Low Res Mode: PEA SOUP
  • Everything Unlocked: I WANT IT ALL
  • All Levels Unlocked: SIGHTSEEING
  • All Biographies Unlocked: INTERVIEW
  • All Movies Unlocked: POPCORN
  • Very Hard Difficulty Unlocked: NAILS
  • Different Pick-Up Icons: JUST FOR STEVE
  • Explore Metropolis: WANDERER
  • Underwater Mode: WIBBLE
  • Old Movie Mode: RETRO
  • Reverse Displays: DOWN UNDER
  • Icon Hunt & Shooting Gallery: CREEP
  • Alternate Credits: SGKEL341


Justice League: Chronicles

Justice League: Chronicles (Game Boy Advance)

Title: Justice League: Chronicles
Produced by: Midway Games Inc.
Date: November 11, 2003
ASIN: B00008XKZ1

Cheat Codes:

Play as Martian Manhunter:
Complete all three story modes (Dark Winter, Trial In Ape City, Savage Time) to unlock J'onn J'onzz in the Watchtower Combat Simulator.

Hint: Batman: Roundhouse Kick:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time.

Hint: Flash: Jab:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time.

Hint: Green Lantern: Green Punch Fist:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time. John will unleash a green fist.

Hint: HawkGirl: Mace slam:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time. Shyera will unleash a mace slam move.

Hint: Martian Manhunter: Psychic Energy Rings:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time. . J'onn J'onzz will unleash energy rings.

Hint: Superman: Uppercut:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time.

Hint: Wonder Woman: Hook Punch:
Press A (Punch) twice, then hold A the third time.

Hint: Raining enemies:
In Savage Time, make sure you have a superhero that flies (not Flash or Batman). After the Superman Zeppelin bonus level, make your way through the interior castle, to the second bridge (the wooden platforms with soldiers walking). Make sure your hero is on the bridge, then press Up(3) time to fly. Fly up the screen and keep pressing Up to hear punching sound effects. Soldiers will fall down your screen; because your hero is hitting enemies off your screen view. Note: Your hero will only stay in the air for five to six seconds before landing. Note: You must have a flying Justice League hero, in order for this trick to work.

Hint: Hold objects:
Press B near an object then B again to lift and throw the object. The same thing can be done on enemies when they are stunned.


Justice League: Heroes

Justice League: Heroes (PS2, Xbox, Nintendo DS, GameBoy Advance, PSP)

Type: PS2, Xbox, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance, PSP
Produced by: SnowBlind Studios
Date: October 10, 2006

Download: Unlockable Heroes and Outfits/Cheat Codes (Xbox/PS2)


Videogame Box

Superman Returns (Xbox 360, Xbox, PS2, Nintendo DS)

Type: Xbox 360, Xbox, PS2, Nintendo DS
Produced by: EA Games.
Date: November 20, 2006
Product Description:
When villains run rampant, only one man can rescue a world in peril. Will you be able to master your super powers to save Metropolis? Inspired by the Warner Bros. feature film and more than 60 yrs. of DC Comics' lore. As the Man of Steel, you'll hone your unworldly super powers such as Flight, X-Ray Vision, Heat Vision, Super Hearing, Strength, Speed and Breath. Play through this huge open world exactly how you want to at your own pace; nonlinear gameplay leaves the experience completely up to you. With villains like Metallo and Parasite and colossal challenges only Superman can overcome, you must monitor and protect Metropolis from destruction.

Download: Cheat Codes/Play as Bizarro Cheat Code/Alternate Costumes/Achievements

Superman Returns: The Videogame Signature Series Guide by BradyGames
BradyGames' Superman Returns: The Videogame Signature Series Guide includes the following:
- A comprehensive walkthrough of the entire adventure.
- Detailed area maps pinpointing critical locations.
- In-depth item and equipment lists.
- Game secrets revealed!
- Signature Series guide features bonus foldout and more!
Platform: Xbox 360, Xbox, PS2, PSP, DS
Genre: Action/Adventure
Product Details
Paperback: 176 pages
Publisher: Brady Games (October 3, 2006)
Language: English
ISBN: 0744008077


Kollector's Edition

Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe (Playstation 3)

Title: Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe
Produced by: Midway
Date: November 16, 2008
ASIN: B001E3VKKG

Download: Unlockable Characters/Moves, Fatalities & Brutalities/Achievements


Kollector's Edition

Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe (Xbox 360)

Title: Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe
Produced by: Midway
Date: November 16, 2008
ASIN: B001E3VKHY

Download: Unlockable Characters/Moves, Fatalities & Brutalities/Achievements


DCUO

DC Universe Online (Playstation 3)

Title: DC Universe Online (PlayStation 3)
Produced by: Sony Online Entertainment
Date: November 11, 2010
Description: DCUO is an action-focused hero and villain game in a fully realized 3D DC Universe created in the artistic vision of legendary comic book artist Jim Lee and DC Comic's WildStorm Productions. DCUO uses a state-of-the-art physics engine that turns the world into your weapon. Extreme customization allows players to create their own custom hero or villain. Players will embark on story-driven adventures penned by Geoff Johns and other famous DC writers while the game world's depth will span the entire DC Universe.
ASIN: B002I0K898

Download: Trophies


DCUO

DC Universe Online (Windows PC)

Title: DC Universe Online - Standard Edition (Windows Vista/XP)
Produced by: Sony Online Entertainment
Date: November 11, 2010
Description: DCUO is an action-focused hero and villain game in a fully realized 3D DC Universe created in the artistic vision of legendary comic book artist Jim Lee and DC Comic's WildStorm Productions. DCUO uses a state-of-the-art physics engine that turns the world into your weapon. Extreme customization allows players to create their own custom hero or villain. Players will embark on story-driven adventures penned by Geoff Johns and other famous DC writers while the game world's depth will span the entire DC Universe.
ASIN: B002I0HHFG

Title: DC Universe Online - Collector's Edition (Windows Vista/XP)
Produced by: Sony Online Entertainment
Date: November 11, 2010
Description: DCUO is an action-focused hero and villain game in a fully realized 3D DC Universe created in the artistic vision of legendary comic book artist Jim Lee and DC Comic's WildStorm Productions. DCUO uses a state-of-the-art physics engine that turns the world into your weapon. Extreme customization allows players to create their own custom hero or villain. Players will embark on story-driven adventures penned by Geoff Johns and other famous DC writers while the game world's depth will span the entire DC Universe.
ASIN: B002I0KOYC

Download: Trophies


LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes PS3

LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Wii, PC, PS3, and Xbox 360)

Title: LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
Produced by: Warner Bros./TT Games
Date: June 1, 2012
Description: Superman joins Batman and Robin in their fight to defend Gotham City from The Joker and Lex Luthor.

Download: Cheat Mode Codes

External Link: Walkthrough (via VideoGamesBlogger.com)

Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes: Prima Official Game Guide
Stephen Stratton (Author)
- Detailed Area Maps: Discover all of LEGO Gotham City's best-kept secrets. - Easy-to-follow Walkthrough: Details every mission and covers all Free Play content in colorful sidebars. - Find Everything: Strategy to help you collect minikits, Red Bricks, Gold Bricks, vehicles and more. - Quick-reference Checklists: Easily keep track of everything you've accomplished. - Bonus: FREE digital web access to the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS and PlayStation Vita platforms containing a detailed walkthrough and expert strategy to help you battle crime in LEGO Gotham City.
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Prima Games
(June 19, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0307895432


Injustice

Injustice: Gods Among Us (PS3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U)

Title: Injustice: Gods Among Us
Produced by: Warner Bros./NetherRealm Studios
Date: April 17, 2013
Description: What if our greatest heroes became our greatest threat? Injustice: Gods Among Us debuts as a bold new fighting game franchise that introduces a deep, original story featuring favorite DC Comics icons such as Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Harley Quinn, Solomon Grundy and others. Set in a world where the lines between good and evil are is blurred, players will experience heroes and villains engaging in epic battles on a massive scale.

External Link: Game Guide


Scribblenauts Unmasked

Scribblenauts Unmasked - A DC Comics Adventure (Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and PC)

Title: Scribblenauts Unmasked - A DC Comics Adventure
Produced by: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and 5TH Cell
Date: September 25, 2013
Description: "Scribblenauts Unmasked - A DC Comics Adventure" is a new game that melds the boundless creativity of the award-winning video game franchise with thousands of DC Comics characters and objects across DC Comics worlds - all drawn in the classic Scribblenauts art style.
The game features a story where players embark as protagonist Maxwell on an imaginative and comical quest, taking them through Gotham City, Metropolis, Atlantis and other iconic locales from the DC Comics universe. Fueled by the player's imagination, Maxwell must use his magic notebook to put a stop to the villains' evil schemes and save the day!


LEGO Batman 3

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (Wii U, Nintendo DS, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One, and Xbox 360)

Title: LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham
Produced by: Warner Bros./TT Games
Date: November 30, 2014
Description: For the first time ever, battle with Batman and his allies in outer space and the various Lantern worlds including Zamaron and Odym. Play and unlock more than 150 characters with amazing powers and abilities, including members of the Justice League, and BIG LEGO Figures such as Cyborg, Solomon Grundy and more. Surprising disguises, Brainiac's mind control ability, and the power of the Lantern rings bring a whole new twist to characters you thought you knew. Access Batman's training modules on the Bat Computer and take part in various challenges including battle arenas, races and detective mazes. Visit the Hall of Justice, the Batcave, and the Justice League Watchtower to access shops, trophy rooms, and the hero and vehicle customizers.

External Link: Unlockable Characters