TWISTED METAL BLACK Table Of Contents- Part 1-The Controls Part 2-Game Modes Part 3-The Charecters Part 4-Cheats & Hints THE CONTROLS Triangle-rear view O-Brakes(useful in Rooftops & Warhawk) X-Hard Turns Square-Move fairly fast (depending on charecters speed) R3 or Press square twice & hold-Turbo Right Analog or Directional Buttons-steer R1-Switch out to weapon on right L1-Switch out to weapon on left R2-Machine gun or Machine Gun Upgrade(if picked up, see part 4) L2-use weapon L3-Hard Turn Up, down, up-freeze attack Right, left, down-lay mine(hold down down for 1 second for it to be charged up) Left, left, down, down-invisability Right, right, down, down-Shield R1, L1 (at the same time)-Jump Left, Right, Down, R2-fire weapon backwards(use triangle to see weapons like Gas Can to detonate) GAME MODES 1p MODES Story-Beat the game (getting any movies, levels, or charecters) Challenge-Chose your charecter & how ever much enemys as you wish Endurance-Choose level & charecter then fight an endless supply of enemys(most levels can be unlocked this way) 2p MODES 2-4p Death match-A classic match that if you have a multitab, you can go up to 4 players on. You chose best of 3, 5, or 7. 2p Co-op Story-Beat the game with 2 players(you can get charecters & levels this way but not movies) 2p Last Man Standing- Both Players pick a list of four charecters(1 player picks first, 2 player picks second & so on)You both will be the next car down on the list until one player had died 4 times. CHARECTERS JUNKYARD DOG Car-Towtruck Special-Exploding Spickeball Size-medium Speed-very low Armor-high Special-nuetral Control-nuetral Story-He was a farmer when a pilot came, messed up his face, destroied his crops & cheated his wife. He slaughtered his wife with a hoe. Wish-He gets on the airplane the pilot was in & drove it towards the tied up pilot. BRIMSTONE Car-El Cameo Special-Suicide Bomber Size-small Speed-fairly high Armor-bad Special-nuetral Control-fair Story-He says when he was excorcizing a baby the demon came out of the baby & possessed him, & made him kill everyone around him. Wish-Calyspo tells him that the excorcizm was really baptism, & it was him (Preacher) doing all the killings. Brimstone realizes all his struggles to regain forgiveness to his Lord's good graces were a waste, the only way out was suicide. OUTLAW Car-SWAT SUV Special-Super Machine gun Size-medium Speed-nuetral Armor-fairly high Special-Nuetral Control-fair Story-When he was on a mission he was assigned to shoot down a terrorist. He got carried away & shot a nearby family. Wish-Calypso let him re-do that moment of his life. He focused each bullet on the terrorist. He thought he had killed the freak when he walked away. The terrorist shot him right through the head. MR.GRIMM Car-Armored Motorcycle Special-flaming scythe Size-very small Speed-maxed out Armor-Extremely low(almost zero) Special-maxed out Control-high Story-In Vietnam he was captured after his friend was shot. They both were put in a cell 20 ft underground.They were both starving when a guy came & gave them a knife & said to eat whatever they could find. Benny (Mr.Grimm's friend) died 3 days later of starvation. Mr.Grimm had to eat Benny to survive. The next day starvation drove him to eat Benny. Then 20 years later he was taken out by U.S. forces Agents. They tried to take the mask off (Benny's skull) but he wouldn't let them. Wish-Calypso gave Mr.Grimm the guy who forced him to eat Benny. He was tied to a chair. Mr.Grimm grabbed an axe & chopped up the freak Then ate him. ROADKILL Car-a green junky Special-Homing Turets Size-small Speed-high Armor-nuetral Special-neutral Control-fairly high Story-He got amnesia & didn't know who he was. Then after beating Minion (his Middle) he remebers being a gang member doing small time. Then his gang invented a bomb & putting it in a building. Wish-Calypso throws John Doe an ID saying he was a police worker going undercover as a gang member. He remembers going back in the building to retreive the bomb.The bomb was about to explode & he couldn't de-fuse it so he threw it out the window. The explosion knocked him unconciouse. CRAZY 8 Car-orange Dune Buggy Special-Electric shocker Size-small Speed-neutral Armor-fairly high Special-neutral Control-good Story-He was a no-time boxer when a newcomer came. The newcomer tore No-Face apart. No-Face had to go to a surgeon to get healed. The surgeon happened to be a fan of the fights. When he put No-Face under anesthesia He was muttering "I was betting on you," "$20,000 I lost on you"... When no-Face woke up he couldn't see, speak, & his face was flaming in pain. He killed 5 people trying to hunt down the docter. Wish-Calypso had the docter tied up to a post for No-Face. No-Face also got a bonus, Spicked boxing gloves. He had "K.O"ed the docter. BLOODY MARY Car-Blue Sports Car Special-Screaming missile Size-small Speed-very high Armor-neutral Special-high Control-good Story-When She was a child in grade-school she fell in love. She was rejected when her love called her fat & ugly. Her colledge friends all got married & lived "happily ever after" & she freaked. At won of her friend's wedding she blew with anger & stabbed the bride. After that she put on the dress & admired at her own looks. Wish-Calypso gives her a man that he "fixed" for her to love her. He ended up saying ,"I could never love you" & she hacked away at him with an axe. DARKSIDE Car-Mac Truck Special-Super ram Size-big Speed-very low (almost zero) Armor-extremly high (almost maxed out) Special-fairly high Control-fair Story-She had just gotten out of colledge when she applied for a job. Her boss, Mr.Kreedle had always made masks which She thought were scary (Ex;Sweettoothes mask) She had accidentally spilled some coffea on his paperwork. He chased her & then locked the "Dollface" mask on her. Wish-When she gets to Calypso there's the key to her mask attached to a chain cennecting to a split scupture of Mr.Kreedle with spickes sticking out from the inside, with Mr.Kreedle tied up inside. She pauses for a moment then grabs the key cuasing the sculpter to close in on Mr.Kreedle. Now that she had the key though she didn't want it. SHADOW Car-hearse Special 1-shadow Special 2-Gunner (trigger by pressing up, up, up on the Special icon) Size-medium Speed-high Armor-fair Special-high Control-low Story-Right out of high-school Raven, & her friend Kelly fell victim to a prank gone awry. 2 men got out of a car & grabbed hold of Raven & Kelly. they said they wondered if whitches could swim. Raven screamed "she can't swim! she can't swim!" Then they threw Kelly in the water & she drownded. Wish-Calypso gave her 2 voodoo dolls & she used them to kill the 2 men. After that she kept them for her parents. SWEATTOOTH Car-Ice Cream Truck Special-20 missiles Size-fairly big Speed-low Armor-high Special-extremely big (almost maxed out) Control-low Story-After he was caught by the cops & put into the electric chair, right before they pulled the switch to electracute him, Preacher came in & had a different idea. He put a curse on Sweattooth & made him have flaming hair. Wish-Calypso gave Sweettooth a glass vile containing Preacher's blood. But there was a catch: if he started killing, the fire would return. Sweattooth threw the vile away they slite Calypso's throat. YELLOW JACKET Car-Taxi-Cab Special-Spickes Size-medium Speed-high Armor-neutral Special-high Control-high Story-Charlie got shot one day & his son built a remote control to bring his dad back to life. Wish-Calypso crushes the remote control & asks the kid to take Calypso's place as the Tournament leader. AXEL Car-the weird double-Wheeler Special 1-rediation Special 2-1-wheeled ram Size-big Speed-fairly high Armor-fairly high Special-fairly high Control-fairly high Story-Axel's wife got murdured. Wish-Calypso had the mystery murdurer tied to a chair. It was Sweattooth, Axel shot Sweattooth with the same pistol that killed his wife. MANSLAUGHTURER Car-Dumb Truck Special-Flaming rocks Size-huge Speed-very low Armor-Maxed out Special-fair Control-neutral Story-???(doesn't have a Middle or Prelouge & the words on the loading screen don't say anything) Wish-He get's a bomb with a note on it saying "Screw You-Calypso" WARTHOG Car-Station wagon on tank treds Special-Flame thrower Size-big Speed-low Armor-high Special-neutral Control-neutral Story-He's a cereal killer that cries when he kills someone Wish-Calypso gives him surgery so he doesn't cry when he kills someone, & a bonus of blades insteade of hands MINION Car-Giant tanker Special-huge flame thrower Size-Huge, giant, mammoth (there's no other way to explain it) Speed-low Armor-maxed out Special-maxed out Control-extremely low(almolst zero) Story-(doesn't have one. His loading message is in code which when translated[1=a, 2=b,etc]says stuff like "we're all in his head" "Sweattooth, we're all just part of his thoughts",etc.& he has no Epalouge) CHEATS & HINTS Invincibility(it works in EVERY mode!)-Hold down all the top buttons & press up, down, left, right, right, left, down, up. Unlock Yellow Jacket-In Story or Co-op blow down the flying plane by going to the top part of the level(up the route next to the healer) & blow up the plane with a couple of missiles. It'll go around 1 lap then fall down causing a tunnel to appear. Go into the tunnel then shoot the control panael. Unlock Warthog & Prison Passage-In Story or Co-op go to the fairgrounds & you'll see a gas can on a hill, go up the hill (don't turbo or you'll go over the roof) & you'll land on a building. Shoot the round platform & go down for Warthog or Turbo & jump to another building till you get to a building with a black cube to get Prison Passage. Unlock Manslaughturer- In Story or Co-op, once the boat decks on land, go beside it where the water is on the left side. You'll see blue crates, blow them up to see a ramp. Wait a while for the ship to open up. Go inside & shoot the control panel. Unlock Axel- In Story or Co-op go to the construction site & you'll see a craine with a bow hanging on it right above the left hand corner of the construction site. Use fire missiles, power missiles, Roadkill's Special, etc missile like weapons with low homing at it from a hill. Once you blow up the box it falls down to the corner of the site. Shoot it open. Unlocking Minion-Beat the game with every charecter. Unlocking Warhawk (level)-On the junkyard level blow up the pizza boy with 2 Gas Cans then out of the depris a green ramp will appear. Go up the ramp towards the smashy elevator thing & press brakes. You'll see a black cube at the top, drive off & get it. Unlock Freeway-Get 10 kill count on Endurance mode in the Snowy Roads level. Unlock Prison Boat-Get 10 kill count on Endurance mode in the Drive in Movie level. Unlock Minion's Stadium-Go to the elavator in the building next to the bride that can be broken into by machine gun ramming into the big window. Once you get pass the window go on the elevator. Then drive off (slightly)the edge on one of the sides of one of the buildings. Then you'll see a coffea mug if you drove off the right side. There's a black cube inside the coffea.