Pokémon Emerald cheats, codes, and hints for GameShark and Game Boy Advance

If we were to rank Pokémon games on a scale of 1 to 10, Pokémon Emerald would definitely make it to the top 3. In addition to the original, which was initially released several years ago, players now have access to newer versions that include the Visual Boy Advance as well as the My Boy Emulator versions.

However, what really makes this game so popular is the fact that there are thousands of Pokémon Emerald cheats contained within it, just waiting to be discovered. You can even get customized cheat codes for the specific emulator that you’re playing with.

Gameshark and Action Replay cheat codes for Pokémon Emerald

Cheat Code
Catch other trainer’s Pokémon B6C5368A 08BE8FF4
B8D95CFE 06ED6EA1
E151C402 8A229A83
8E883EFF 92E9660D
Wild Pokémon gender codes Male:
7F06853C D823D089
7980105E FC3721D0
Female:
7F06853C D823D089
0A694B5A 43A6964F
Ghost (Walk through walls) 7881A409 E2026E0C
8E883EFF 92E9660D
7881A409 E2026E0C
C56CFACA DC167904
No Random battles B505DB41 6E39EA4E
Full light in dark areas 0C7BD341 E9775222
Shiny Pokémon F3A9A86D 4E2629B4
18452A7D DDE55BCC
Infinite PP BBB3B3B0 7AF06B2A
Infinite rare candies BFF956FA 2F9EC50D
Infinite money D8BAE4D9 4864DCE5
A86CDBA5 19BA49B3
A57E2EDE A5AFF3E4
1C7B3231 B494738C
C051CCF6 975E8DA1
Unlimited Master ball
(Requires Master code)
Master code
B749822B CE9BFAC1
A86CDBA5 19BA49B3
Cheat code
128898B6 EDA43037

Legendary Pokémon encounter

[M] Master Codes
00006FA7 000A
1006AF88 0007

Note: You must enable the master code first before entering the codes below.

Cheat Code
Regirock 83007CF6 0191
Regice 83007CF6 0192
Registeel 83007CF6 0193
Kyogre 83007CF6 0194
Groudon 83007CF6 0195
Kyogre 83007CF6 0196
Latias 83007CF6 0197
Latios 83007CF6 0198
Jirachi 83007CF6 0199
Deoxys 83007CF6 019A
Lugia 83007CF6 00F9
Ho-Oh 83007CF6 00FA
Celebi 83007CF6 00FB
Raikou 83007CF6 00F3
Entei 83007CF6 00F4
Suicune 83007CF6 00F5
Articuno 83007CF6 0090
Zapdos 83007CF6 0091
Moltres 83007CF6 0092
Mewtwo 83007CF6 0096
Mew 83007CF6 0097

Maximum stats cheat

Expect these codes to max out your first Pokémon stats.

Cheat Code
Max HP 35A039FD B90C0C5B
Max attack 973FBE3F EDC8200D
Max defense 979050AE 6F56B497
Max SP attack E9B89F9D C73B5749
Max SP defense DBC9F375 30D76D78
Max speed 35B2E18D FC573426

Nature modifier codes

If you plan to change the nature of your next Pokémon catch, then you’ll need to start by activating the following code:

6658C989 89518A0F + CODE

Example: For Adamant, the code will be:

6658C989 89518A0F
C8CE1977 779F1AA5
Nature Type Code
Adamant C8CE1977 779F1AA5
Bold 5E7363AA 5D262877
Brave EB200815 63938154
Bashful 5C43DDAA 02D3FC98
Calm D090BDDA 1968867D
Careful 5BFE17AB A5DC524C
Docile 2C707820 9C67A3F0
Gentle 7B499E06 77185F5C
Hardy 217A1A8B E666BC3F
Hasty A79D2EF2 F82F5AF7
Impish 4F71D6E0 699827D5
Jolly 5769723D 1DA05C56
Lonely CD72C719 F2831689
Lax 2717EE59 7564BC55
Mild 31D9195E 5DF03DCE
Modest CA12F7A9 56873493
Naughty 2AC59EBF 40C4F367
Naive ED5B105D B88A30D8
Quiet E7EC9FF0 70029AE9
Quirky ADF48A64 04D2988F
Rash 24775C3B A15419C7
Relaxed 471AA96A 79ECA891
Serious A8510C52 65C50481
Sassy EBA4E60F F5F19690
Timid 71296D0B D469AD70

Warp codes

You need to enable the master code before you can use warp codes at all. To start, input a code and go to your preferred location.

But make sure to disable the code afterward, so you don’t find yourself coming back to the same spot over and over again.

Location Code
Player’s house 6266061B C8C9D80F
Elite four Sidney 6178C413 3E2FF736
Shard collector’s house (Route 124) CE4225D2 7BDD5C76
Flower house (Route 104) 41509519 56FA6E47
Old lady rest stop (Route 111) A6DF8006 B219CFD6
Ever Grande city 16830A6F EEFE51C8
Southern Island F0EC26B8 31EC5657
Petalburg city 734D21AC ABA1D48F
Slateport city 4CF78722 99D85A9F
Mauville city B49EB935 5B46BF8B
Rustboro city 93DF5785 8CD8CE27
Fortree city B6D1DB88 5987C390
Lilycove city EF6C4684 7B994DBB
Mossdeep city 872D5923 BC0EB4CF
Sootopolis city 1DE2E5F2 55690815
Littleroot town F89BD08B ED8D449E
Oldale town 8F7BB880 613514DE
Dewford town 26FE9036 CFBAF75B
Lavaridge town 05DF8009 6EB6EEA8
Fallarbor town 7F7F34B1 DC5CFBD6
Verdanturf town 453A42B4 BE47C4F9
Pacifidlog town 9697749C BF836364
Hall of fame CE3EF9E9 3C41A95C
Safari zone 28C0A6F2 8513BE9A
Meteor falls 8B15AE7E 9AAD3F68
Rusturf tunnel 3ACDD41E AD84C3F9
Sootopolis city 2AD334DD 7DC12C96
Desert ruins 5CEE6819 2848B620
Granite cave E7195B55 A78FB01D
Seafloor cavern E9948A36 18A43F4A
Cave of Origin F94D9C59 8E44B1FD
Victory road 29A1BB9F 7597347F
Shoal cave 5A82DDA5 3EE48807
New Mauville 7F9CEE84 60922F8D
Abandoned ship 16EBB0DB E1C1C203
Island cave F8A26E0B EACA612A
Ancient tomb 23BB6E2D 5625207C
Aqua hideout 0E2A9416 7BEA4915
Sky Pillar entrance C4338331 146F9E5C
Top of sky pillar 37A21411 E441F3EA
Magma hideout 9AA83A82 81BEF3E1
Desert underpass A74FB133 AAC2ACE1
Artisan cave 7DC043F4 06E4B479
Battle Frontier 4D2A5A81 4E69A107
Faraway Island 8DEB234A 4C8DC5EC
Birth Island 4A99A22B 58284D2D
Navel Rock 842CB8A9 7F8B0149

How to use Pokémon Emerald cheats with Visual Boy Advance

It’s worth noting that it’s possible to make use of cheat codes even when playing via an emulator.

To do so, simply go to the Visual Boy Advance emulator and input Gameshark/ Action Replay Codes:

  1. Go to the VBA emulator and open it
  2. Click on the File, then select Open, followed by Pokémon Emerald ROM
  3. At the start of the game, click on Cheats followed by the VBA menu Cheat List
  4. Click on Gameshark
  5. Input your codes and describe them properly to help manage your cheats
  6. Click on OK two times to get back to the cheat-enabled game.

How to use Pokémon Emerald cheats with My Boy Emulator

If you want to activate the My Boy emulator cheat codes and you’re playing on an Android device:

  1. Open your My Boy emulator so you can input the Pokémon Emerald ROM
  2. Click on the hamburger icon to Open the My Boy menu
  3. Click on Cheats
  4. Click on New Cheat
  5. Click on the Cheat name and write it down
  6. Click on OK and get back to the cheat-enabled game

If you want to play without the code, then go to the cheat menu, click on the code name and select Remove.


And finally, If you found these cheats useful, why not try our list of Pokémon FireRed cheats and Pokémon Ruby cheats? We also have a list of the best Pokémon ROM hacks for some more interesting ROMS to play on.