Weekend Open Forum: Most memorable gaming cheat codes

By Jos ยท 71 replies
Oct 15, 2010
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  1. OFF:
    Cheating is ok if you're doin it for fun, not for progression to higher levels, or to win a multiplayer game.

    The face of cheating was changed when "bot" type programs appeared, they we're and still are the highest on my despise list.

    Though I remember in the days of MSN Gaming Zone in a Age of Empires I game, in the lobby I forgot to look if the cheats we're enabled, and I got rushed not by troops, but by cars.

    ON topic:
    glittering prizes Warcraft II
    I see dead people Warcraft III
    there is no spoon Warcraft III
  2. Johny47

    Johny47 TS Rookie Posts: 157

    I'm quite a 'old school' gamer(first Playstation etc) but I don't think I've ever seen that so you must be talking about pacman old school or even before that hahaha =/

    The cheat codes I remember the most are ones on Duke Nukem Time to Kill, Apocalypse(Bruce Willis did the voice acting) and Grand Theft Auto games.

    Duke Nukem had things like infinite ammo and infinite health so you could just charge through it and I still enjoyed it, good story, music and feel... "Mmm Bacon bits" haha =P

    Apocalypse was the same but even though I had infinite health, ammo and lives you could still die because of the way the levels were designed for example you could fall to your death in some of the levels or you could fall into magma =/

    And Grand Theft Auto(San Andreas mostly) had the great spawning cheats like to spawn a Rhino(tank) or a Hydra(harrier jump jet) weapon cheats and making your character fat or muscle y,

    And being honest I'm the only one out of my friends that completed San Andreas to about 90%+ without using cheats(almost had all the tags =D).
  3. Deso

    Deso TS Rookie Posts: 125

    Pepperoni pizza

    Guess ;]
  4. up up down down left right left right B A

    Someone needed to finish it -.-;
  5. krish2008

    krish2008 TS Rookie

    I used to be addict of age of empires . And Gold was so precious so I think my most memorable cheat would be "robinhood" for gold !!
  6. enolagay - nuclear destruction in mechwarrior
  7. Super Contra series in NES, at the title screen,
    press: Right Left Down up A B Select Start
    and you got 30 lives
  8. gobbybobby

    gobbybobby TS Guru Posts: 554   +9

    godmode- got me unstuck on fallout 3, it gave me a checkpint with no health and loads of enemys around, died seconds after respawning, backup checkpoint was like 10 hours back.

    rosebud. -The sims
  9. prince megahit

    wolf3d -goobers
  10. You guys mentiono IDDQD but not IDKFA? You cant have god mode without all of the guns man! thats just unheard of!
  11. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,182   +469

    StarCraft - Show me the money - 10,000 minerals and gas.

    original metroid
  13. turok for N64
    nthgthdgdcrtdtrk = god mode
  14. en0nym0us

    en0nym0us TS Member Posts: 65

    uuum, Game Shark fTW!
  15. Lokalaskurar

    Lokalaskurar TS Enthusiast Posts: 544

    Typing "Wrath of the gods" in Age of Mythology... man, that was a lifesaver!
  16. A-B-B-A

    Ikari Warriors baby!!
  17. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,485   +45

    Cheats for systems before memory cards are what make this thread significant imo. Those codes that made you feel invincible, well as invincible as a game w/o a memory card could make you.
  18. Super C: Up, down, Up, down, A,B,A,B, select, start .... 10 lives I beleive.
  19. Sonic 2 on the Megadrive.
    Play music 19, 65, 9, 17 in the options in that order, then do up down left right A+Start on the opening screen to get the level select.

    Sonic 3 on the MD was hard as hell to execute.
    The moment you after the Sega logo fades from black to white and you see Sonic rolling in you have about 1 second to press Up Up Down Down Up Up Up Up to get the level select.

    Can't think of any others. Didn't really cheat in games obviously. Either that or I just cheated so much I think I'm legitimately playing the games!
  20. Down, R, Up, L, Y, B ---- Street Fighter 2 for SNES to pick the same character.
  21. doubleeduck level 22 in lemmings
  22. Cryptopsy

    Cryptopsy TS Enthusiast Posts: 47

    All good Starcraft classic cheats :)
    food for thought
    operation cwal
    the gathering
    power overwhelming
    modify the phase varianc

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