Start a new game and enter "HCRAYERT" as a name "Treyarch" spelled backwards, then go back and enter any name of your choice. The game will start in progress, with over 40 completion, 201,000 Hero points, with Swing Speed and Web Zip upgrades, and "Big Game Hunter", "Alien Buster", "Shock Absorber", and "Tentacle Wrangler" ranks. Additionally, this code has another effect when used with an existing game. Load your saved game, select "New Game", then enter "HCRAYERT" as a name. The game will not allow you to enter it, but when you exit out of that screen, you will get 201,000 Hero points, all skills cleared, be at the "First Day Of The Rest Of Your Life", but will still have your token collection and other progress points intact.
During a game access the Load/Save/New Game screen. Enter "RAEDWULF" as a name. The game will start. Once the tutorial is finished, enter the "HCRAYERT" code. Go to Times Square and the Vance Building will show an "unlock" sign on it's marquee. Crawl around the building to find an open window. Once inside you will be able to access the story mode levels.
Start With Extras
Enter HCRAYERT as a name when you start a new game. The game will not identify it as anything and clear the letters. Enter another name and start. You will start on a building and be told to check the pause menu for what you have unlocked. Some enemies may also appear different in missions. Unlocks appear to be: Web Zip, Webswing speed 6/8, 201000 Hero points, 44.38 complete, big game hunter, alien buster, shock asorber, tentacle wrangler. Note: This may ONLY work if there are no previous saves load previous save onto a memory card and start new game.
Hang A Thug On A Lamp Post
Press X, X, Y, B when fighting.
At the cheats menu, type in longlasting and you will go through the game without getting hurt.
Locate all Secret and Skycraper Tokens. Look for the Costumes store in the Garment District. This store is ONLY accessible between the game hours of 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. The game clock can be located near the FC area on a building that does NOT face the water. Alternate costumes include symbiote suit, Peter Parker, Wrestling suit, Alex Ross suit, Alternate prototype Spider-Man suit from 1st movie Power Rangers, Ben Reilly, Scarlett Spider, Battle Ravaged Spider-Man, Unmasked Spider-Man.
Beat Battle Arena once you complete story mode. Look for the open manhole cover near the pizza parlor. This will be accessible only at night between the game hours of midnight and 3:00 AM.
If you go to one of the gargoyles located on the Chrysler Buidling, you will find some of Vulture's feathers. This is a reference to the Vulture boss battle from Spider-Man the movie game in which Spider-Man fought the Vulture on the Chrysler Building.
Flag Pole Spinning
When near a flag pole, jump and press the B button to spin around it. Continue to hold down the B button for 5 revolutions and Spider-Man will sit on the pole.
Lock On Mode
You can target and lock on to enemies by pressing Up on the D-Pad.
Beat Mysterio's Orbs
Swing to one of the platforms that takes you upward. Once you are high enough, jump off to land near an orb and continue pressing the attack button. Continue this method as fast as possible. Once all 8 orbs are destroyed you MUST make it to the brain and attack it within the allotted time or the orbs will respawn. Tip: Use Spider Sense mode when attacking the brain. If you are having trouble with this, join the club.
Peter Parker's Apartment
Located in West Village as a white square on the map. Look for a balcony.
Mary Jane's Apartment
Located in Soho. Look for a purple dot on the map.
All Your Base Are Belong To Us Reference
During the fight with Mysterio he says "You have no chance to survive....Make Your Time"
During the final battle with Doc Ock, you must locate all of the 9 switches. 1 is located in a hole in the ground. Locate this one first due to the possibiltiy of falling into the water.
3 are located in the rooms on the first floor.
3 are located on the platforms
1 is located on a wall, near the catwalks
Beat the game once completing the Story mode, and Bruce Campbell will announce "And now for part 2". This opens up new civilian missions and new random challenges.
Fight Calypso Hidden Character Boss
Kraven the Hunter's love interest, Calypso, is the fourth boss in the Boss Challenges mini-game.
Getting To The Statue Of Liberty
You will have to start on top of a tall building. Try to be as close to Liberty Island as possible. Look towards the island and you will eventually see two helicopters that cross paths with each other. Watch for the one that flies towards you. You will need to jump up when it is overhead and snag it with your webbing. This copter will take you out over the water. You will eventually cross paths with another copter when you are about halfway. Jump and hook onto that copter so it can take you the first island. From this island you will need to take one more copter that will deliver you to the Statue of Liberty. It may take a few tries to get it right.