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Cheat mode (demo version):
Press [Ctrl] + [Shif + [Al + D during game play, then press ~ to display the console window. Then, enter one of the following codes to activate the corresponding cheat function.
Effect - Code:
List commands - showcommands
Get everything - giveall
Instant construction - df_buildinstantobjects
Display help - help
Get indicated amount of money - money
Set minion population - setmaxpopulation
Take away everything - takeall
Unlock the glossary - unlockglossary
Developer mode - demo
Developer mode (demo version):
After enabling the demo code, enter one of the following codes during game play (not in the console window) to activate the corresponding cheat function.
Effect - Code:
Explosion - [Ctrl] + E
Spawn minion - [Ctrl] + M
Spawn agent - [Ctrl] + A
Spawn plaything - [Ctrl] + B
God mode - [Ctrl] + G
Level up highlighted henchmen- [Ctrl] + T
Toggle day or night - N
Toggle rain - R
Type humanzee during game play to enable cheat mode. A "Mission successful" message will appear to confirm correct code entry. Once enabled, you have to restart the game to turn off cheat mode. Then, enter one of the following codes to activate the corresponding cheat function.
Effect - Code:
Set off explosion/airstrike - [Ctrl] + S
Add $100,000 - [Ctrl] + C
Add one of every henchman and minion - [Ctrl] + A
All items - [Ctrl] + O
Toggle Global Chaos - [Ctrl] + M or N
All traps - [Ctrl] + T
Note: This procedure involves editing two game files; create backup copies of the files before proceeding. Use a text editor to edit the "default.ksb" file in the "\evil genius\dynamicresources\config" directory. Add the line "ToggleDebugCommands:Ctrl+D" to the file. Then, use a text editor to edit the "autoexec.con" file in the same directory. Add the line "DF_RedefineDebugShortcuts 1" to the file. Start the game, then press [Ctrl] + D enable developer mode. Enter one of the following codes at the indicated screen to activate the corresponding cheat function. Note: To enter console codes, press ~ to display the console window then type them in.
Effect - Screen Code:
List console commands - Console help
All enemy agents go home after arriving on island; Do not use on missions that involve visitors - Console DF_AgentsGoHome true
Objects built instantly - Console DF_BuildInstantObjects true
Rooms built instantly - Console DF_BuildInstant true
Completes minion's current training - Game play [Ctrl] + T or [Ctrl]+ [Shif + T
Get indicated amount of money - Console Money
Kill selected unit. - Game play D
Set selected unit on fire. - Game play [CTRL] + F
Add Specific Minions
If you would like to add a specific type of minion you can use the following commands from the debug menu.
100 - Worker
101 - Marksman
102 - Valet
103 - Technician
104 - Guard
105 - Biochemist
106 - Scientist
107 - Spin Doctor
108 - Mercenary
109 - Diplomat
110 - Playboy
111 - Martial Artist
112 - Quantum Phys.
add 5 102
This will add five Valets. Be sure that the mouse cursor is on some type of land, as they will be summoned to where the mouse is. I find it best to summon them right in front of the depot.