Gain fifty Lives
The player must go to the menu and highlight the Erase button and press B, A, R, R, A, and L in the respective order to start with fifty lives.
Gain infinite Lives
The player must start his/her file and complete the first level. Then, he/she must return to the first level and lose all of his/her lives. When Cranky Kong reappears, the player must press Down, Y, Down, Down, Y in the required order to enter a secret bonus area. Now, the player must hold START, and tap SELECT to return to the game with infinite lives.