Guitar Hero: Metallica Cheats

Cheat List

Enter the following codes at the Cheats Menu with your guitar controller for the desired effect.

  • Air Instruments – Red, Red, Blue, Yellow, Green, Green, Green, Yellow
  • Always Drum Fill – Red, Red, Red, Blue, Blue, Green, Green, Yellow
  • Always Slide – Green, Green, Red, Red, Yellow, Red, Yellow, Blue
  • Auto Kick – Yellow, Green, Red, Blue, Blue, Blue, Blue, Red
  • Black Highway – Yellow, Red, Green, Red, Green, Red, Red, Blue
  • Flame Color – Green, Red, Green, Blue, Red, Red, Yellow, Blue
  • Gem Color – Blue, Red, Red, Green, Red, Green, Red, Yellow
  • Hyperspeed (all instruments) – Green, Blue, Red, Yellow, Yellow, Red, Green, Green
  • Invisible Rocker – Green, Red, Yellow, Yellow, Yellow, Blue, Blue, Green
  • Performance Mode – Yellow, Yellow, Blue, Red, Blue, Green
  • Star Color – Red, Red, Yellow, Red, Blue, Red, Red, Blue
  • Vocal Fireball – Red, Green, Green, Yellow, Blue, Green, Yellow, Green


Unlockable: Metallica Costumes

In the cheat menu, enter this code to unlock the Metallica Costumes: Green, Red, Yellow, Blue, Blue, Yellow, Red, Green


Unlockable: Characters

Perform the actions listed below to unlock the following characters:

  • Kirk Hammett – Get 100 stars in Guitar Career
  • James Hetfield – Get 100 stars in Vocalist Career
  • Lars Ulrich – Get 100 stars in Drum Career
  • Robert Trujillo – Get 100 stars in Bass Career
  • King Diamond – Beat King Diamond’s "Evil"
  • Lemmy of Motorhead – Beat Ace of Spades