Dragon Warrior

All the latest Dragon Warrior NES cheats, game genie and action replay codes for Dragon Warrior on the NES are here in this article. The Dragon Warrior game on the NES / Nintendo Entertainment System is a very challenging game and can be quite frustrating at times, Hopefully using the below cheats and codes will help you to beat this game. If you use these cheats or know of any cheats or codes I have left out please let me know about it by posting a comment below.


Normal Dragon Warrior (NES) Cheats

**** The below cheats are available to use on all games with out the use of a game genie or action replay ****

Death Necklace – Go into the mountain cave and get the treasure box at the bottom that gives you 130gp. Do this over and over about 15 times and you will get a death necklace. Go sell it at an item shop in Breconary.

1000 Gold – Fight the golem, defeat him any way you want, but don’t enter the city. Return to the king and save your game. Turn off the system, turn it back on and restore your game, and go to fight the golem again. He will give you 1000 more gold!

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Dragon Warrior NES Pro Action Replay Codes

Dragon Warrior NES cheats NES Action Replay CodesIf you are lucky enough to own an action replay you can use the below codes in Dragon Warrior NES cheats on the NES.




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Dragon Warrior NES Game Genie Codes

Dragon Warrior NES Game Genie CodesIf you are lucky enough to own a Game Genie you can use the below codes in Dragon Warrior NES cheats on the NES. If any of the codes do not work, or if you know of any that do work that I did not mention please post about it in a comment below.

  • VKVLPP – Walk through walls, but might get stuck. Sometimes normal terrain acts as walls.
  • AEVGUIZA – Take no damage in swamps.
  • SXOIVLSA – Infinite MP and Spells use 0 MP.
  • VKOIVLSA – All spells use only 1 MP.
  • VVOYYTSA – Start with 256 gold, Healmore Spell, and Princess is already rescued.
  • VVPYAT – Start game with 65,535 gold, Level 30, Magic Key, 9 Herbs, Erdrick’s Sword and Armor, Silver Shield, and also watch the game ending.
  • VVPYLT – Start game with Hurtmore, Princess saved, 4 Silver Harps, 8 Herbs and Magic Keys, Flame Sword, Magic Armor, and Large Sword, Level 29, 65,535 gold, 65,280 EXP, Max HP 200, and 218 MP.
  • VVPYZT – Start game at Level 6, 255 HP, Heal and Hurt spells.
  • YAKKEVYA – Barriers cause half usual damage.
  • ZTZTLT – Excellent hit every time.
  • GLSPOTPE – 60 EXP for defeating Slimes.
  • IYSPOTPE – 125 EXP for defeating Slimes.
  • NYSPOTPE – 255 EXP for defeating Slimes.
  • GLVPOTPE – 60 EXP for defeating Red Slimes.
  • IYVPOTPE – 125 EXP for defeating Red Slimes.
  • NYVPOTPE – 255 EXP for defeating Red Slimes.
  • GLNPOTZE – 60 EXP for defeating Drakees.
  • IYNPOTZE – 125 EXP for defeating Drakees.
  • NYNPOTZE – 255 EXP for defeating Drakees.
  • LTSPXTZA – 85 gold for defeating Slimes.
  • NYSPXTZE – 200 gold for defeating Slimes.
  • LTVPXTLA – 85 gold for defeating Red Slimes.
  • NYVPXTLE – 200 gold for defeating Red Slimes.
  • LTNPXTLA – 85 gold for defeating Drakees.
  • NYNPXTLE – 200 gold for defeating Drakees.
  • AAKPNOZA – Buy Bamboo Poles for free
    (Everything below will always show normal price in shop menu).
  • AAKOOOGL – Buy Clubs for free.
  • AAKOUPKL – Buy Copper Swords for free.
  • AAKOVPZA – Buy Hand Axes for $48.
  • AASPEPIA – Buy Broad Swords for $220.
  • AASPEPIA – AAKONOKI – Buy Broad Swords for free.
  • AASPXPTZ – Buy Flame Swords for $72.
  • AASPNPTG – Buy Leather Armor for free.
  • AASOXPPA – Buy Chain Mail for $44.
  • AASOKPLA – Buy Half Plate Armor for $232.
  • AASOKPLA – AASOUOET – Buy Half Plate Armor for free.
  • AASOVOLA – Buy Full Plate Armor for $184.
  • AAVPEOTP – Buy Magic Armor for $20.
  • AAVPUOZI – Buy Small Shields for free.
  • AAVPVPLA – Buy Large Shields for $32.
  • AAVOEOPL – Buy Silver Shields for $208.
  • AAVOEOPL – AAVPNPEI – Buy Silver Shields for free.
  • AAVOOOAP – Buy Herbs for free.
  • AAVOSOAA – Buy Torches for free.
  • AANPUPGP – Buy Dragon’s Scale for free.
  • TEOPNPAA – Buy Erdrick’s Sword at Brecconary for $2.
  • IEOOXPYE – Buy Erdrick’s Armor at Brecconary for $2.
  • PASNILYA – Move up to level 2 after first battle.
  • AASNILYA – PASNYLYP – Move up to level 3 after first battle.
  • AASNILYA – AASNYLYP – PAVYPUYZ – Move up to level 4 after first battle.

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Dragon Warrior Emulator Codes

If you are playing Dragon Warrior on Emulator (Or another NES emulator which supports cheat codes) there are a ton of cheat codes you can use.  You can basically use any of the codes listed under the Action replay codes + Game Genie Codes sections, you simply need to enter the required code as per below.

Jump To : Dragon Warrior Action Replay Codes
Jump To : Dragon Warrior Game Genie Codes

To active the cheat code you want launch the Emulator application and load your game, Then click on the cheat menu > “Game Genie, Pro-Action Replay Codes”

Dragon Warrior NES cheats Emulator Codes

On the next screen enter the cheat code in “Enter Cheat Code” field, Then add a description and click on add then click ok to close this screen.  The cheat code will now be activated, please note with some codes need you to reset the game for the code to activate.


If any of the codes do not work, or if you know of any that do work that I did not mention please post about it in a comment below.

Dragon Warrior (NES) Walkthroughs

Question : Are you stuck on this game or want to find and unlock everything?
Answer : Good news, There is a website that has thousands of walkthrough for NES games which were created and submitted by NES fans just like me and you.  Best of all there are some cheats and also save states you can also download. You can find a Dragon Warrior NES walkthrough by clicking here

Misc Dragon Warrior NES cheats Cheat Information

Question : Can I use all of these Dragon Warrior NES cheats NES Cheats?
Answer : The cheats I have listed under “Normal Dragon Warrior cheats (NES) Cheats” can be used by everyone. You will need a Action Replay or Game Genie to use the cheats listed on this page.

Question : What is A Pro Action Replay / Game Genie?
Answer : These are hardware cheat devices which plug directly in to your NES / Super Nintendo then your game plugs in to the Action Replay / Game Genie device. When you turn your machine on you will be displayed with the Action Replay / Game Genie cheat screen where you can enter the cheat codes above.

Question : Do the Dragon Warrior NES cheats Cheat Codes Only Work In The Emulator Emulator?
Answer : No, the codes listed under game genie and action replay sections can be used in any NES emulator which supports cheats.

Question : I have tried to use one of the cheats listed on this page but it doesn’t work, What can I do?
Answer : All the cheats listed on this page have been tested by me. If you are having issue with one of them post about it below and I will check it out for you.

Question : I know a good cheat for Dragon Warrior NES cheats that is no listed on this page, Can you add it.
Answer : Please post about it in a comment below and I will add it to this article.

Question : Do you have any gameshark pro codes for Dragon Warrior NES cheats?
Answer : We do not have any codes for the gameshark pro device.

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