Stick To Walls
In order to do this you need the frog foot chip and the slower sliding down walls body chip (Can't find the name and I've beat the game so many times I forgot how to get it. : ( ) If you have the ultima foot chip you could use that too.
When you have the upgraded RECOIL ROD. Use the charge attack with it while hitting the ground (hold down on control pad) and you'll jump higher than normal.
When you obtain the ShieldSweep EX skill, use it
when standing close to a wall and facing it. It
will roll off the wall and start circling around
you in an attempt to return to you. This will
kill anyone that gets in its way. This lasts
until you move a certain distance from where you
At the mantis level there are two lives. If you
keep transferring back you can get max lives.
Get all the secret disks and complete the game to
unlock Ultimate Mode.
Defeat the game. Select "Start Game" at the main
menu while holding "L".