Cheats are either bits of debug code left in a game such as the famed Konami Code or explicit alterations to gameplay (e.g. big head mode).

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What's the code to get 30 lives in the original Contra?

There was a code you entered into Contra for NES to get 30 extra lives. You entered it with the controller. What was it?
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Is there a cheat code or other way to obtain infinite candies?

I've been searching everywhere for a cheat to get infinite candies, I find that candy box kind of rips me off! So is it possible to get infinite candies?
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Super Mario ROM Hack with conquest in the name? [closed]

Has anyone heard of a Mario (dunno which game) ROM Hack with the 'conquest' in the title?
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How to skip missions in Dishonored?

I played Dishonored a few years ago and got quite far in the game, but then stopped playing, moved to another computer, and I don't have the save files anymore. Is there a way to skip missions in ...
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resource for getting good pre-generated characters for icewind dale

Does anybody know either a cheat so I can get good pre-generated characters for icewind dale? They may be at level 1 but need the characters to have the totals of their personality traits (i.e. ...
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Sub-surface Cheat/Glitch in Watch_Dogs?

So I was just starting a tailing session and tried to locate the target. But my direction indicator indicated him to be about 100 meters below the surface at a poker game, the one in the shed in the ...
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How to forcefully (cheat) change a readonly cvar on doom3?

I am trying to modify this cvar: g_armorprotection; it becomes readonly just after loading a game. Why? I am playing doom3 + evolution mod, with engineer class (weaker), and in nightmare mode (max ...
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How to disable hardcore in Minecraft?

My girlfriend accidentally enabled hardcore mode in Minecraft, dooming herself to experience the ultimate frustration sooner or later on her first playthrough. Is there any (presumably non-legitimate) ...
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How can I get cheats working on the My Boy! emulator?

Are cheats available on the free version of "My Boy!", a GBA emulator for Android? I have pokemon light platinum and wanted to use some cheats. Through extreme trial and error I haven't been able to ...
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Gta V No police cheat (Ps3)

Is there a no police cheat for ps3? I don't need lower police level cheat, I need a no Police cheat.
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Do console commands affect Steam achievements?

I've painted myself into a corner and am forced to choose between abandoning a couple hours' progress or cheating my way out of it. Unfortunately, I can't find hard data on if/how the use of console ...
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Hackers on GFWL

I've met a couple of hackers with infinite health on Dark Souls PC, and filed complaints with Games for Windows Live. Is this effective at all? How and when are players sanctioned? Also, is there a ...
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Dishonored PC god mode?

Is there a cheat for the singleplayer mode? All that I find on the net are links to 'trainers', lists of Steam achievements, generic hints and Youtube walkthroughs.
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Is there a macro player/recorder for games?

A few games make their whole point in levels that are easy to figure out but hard to pull off. VVVVVV, Super Meat Boy and the Bit.Trip games fall squarely into this category, for example. You're ...
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Is there a way to get infinite gold in Majesty 2: Monster Kingdom

When playing Majesty 2 on steam, I can edit lib files to make extort (Rogue ability) cost -2000 gold, effectively giving me 2000 gold whenever I use the ability. However, in Monster Kingdom, I ...
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Minecraft - finding an ore

I have written a mod to produce a new ore which is working great. Then I added some more code so that veins of this ore would be randomly generated. I cannot tell if this is working as I cannot find ...
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Is the /explode cheat real

I was looking up cheats for minecraft and found a cheat that exploded yourself (\explode) Next time I played I tried it and it didn't work all it said was Unkown command. Try /help for a list of ...
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Using game trainers on a laptop without numlock or numpad

How can I use pc game trainers on a laptop without numpad and without a fn key, because most trainers require you to have numlock keys?
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Does item duping still work in Diablo 2 with the latest patches (for single player use)?

Once upon a merry time ago I was the first kid on my block to beat Diablo 2 with a Paladin. One thing that I hated was farming for runes and gems. We discovered pretty quickly how to use multiplayer ...
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How do I enter cheat codes for LEGO Star Wars III on Nintendo DS?

I can find lists of Nintendo DS specific cheat codes for LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars via a Google search, however—how should one enter the codes in the game? The usual places, The ...
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Final Fantasy 12 weapons cheats using PCSX2 emulator?

I'm using PCSX2 0.9.9 to emulate Final Fantasy 12. I've being using some cheats for experience, status, drop rate and license points through a .pnach file. Does anyone know about weapons cheats ...
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How do you find the glitch Pokemon MissingNo in Pokemon Red/Blue?

Back when I played pokemon Red/Blue edition there was a glitch where you went down to the edge of an island in the ocean and you would surf on the water up and down the edge of the island and you ...
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How do I obtain an Azure Flute in Generation IV?

I would like to catch an Arceus, but I don't know how to use the cheat to obtain an Azure Flute without an Action Replay, which is too risky. How can I catch the Original One without the high risk of ...
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Will using Javascript sorcery have a negative effect on the game?

I uh.. have been using Javascript sorcery* to get ridiculous amount of candies in Candy Box. I am wondering if I could break the game, encounter horrible game bugs or by-design game features that ...
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Was there a code for “Hyper Sonic” in Sonic 2?

I remember inputting cheat codes in the music test for Super Sonic anytime in Sonic 2 , but I remember there was either a way or a cheat code to get "Hyper Sonic". Does anyone remember?
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Can't change Batman skin with code

I'm trying to change the skin on Batman Beyond Arkham City by using this code and it doesn't work. Press the following combination on the Main Menu screen (after you have selected your save ...
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Is there an ambient light cheat/command in “Don’t Starve”?

Is there a console command or cheat code or something in Don’t Starve that will make it bright like daytime? I checked the console command list, but there was nothing. I’ve seen some mods that can ...
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What is the shop glitch in Fallout 3 / New Vegas?

Mentioned in this question: What are ammo boxes for? I honestly have never heard of this glitch...though I didn't spend much time going through FAQs or anything while I played through Fallout 3. I ...
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How do I enter cheats using the Javascript / Developer console?

I _really_ love candies. I also would like to be able to afford everything in the game and eat as much candies as possible to increase my hitpoints/health. I've heard that I can enter various ...
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How do I lower my hitpoints?

I ate too much candy, and increased my max health too much that I now find it very difficult to defeat myself. Since my clone has the exact same hitpoints as me, is there a way to make that fight ...
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How do I access the Shadow of Colossus developer menu?

I finally got a hold of my old PS2 copy of the Shadow of the Colossus demo. Is it true that there is an old developer menu you can access? If so, how do I do that?
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What does 'game-training' got to do with an application that cheats in a game? [closed]

A 'game trainer' is an application that modifies how a game behaves, allowing you to cheat in a game. But why is it called a "Game Trainer"? As the title implies, what has training got to do with an ...
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How do GameShark codes work?

This has always boggled me. Obviously GameShark and Game Genie never got inside access to place their own cheats into every game. I don't think any developers gave them the source code to pour over ...
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How do I enter cheat codes on Xbox 360?

I'm trying enter a cheat code for finding something in Skyrim, but I don't know how to enter the cheat codes on the Xbox 360. Where and how do I do it?
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Why doesn't my memory editor table work after restarting the game?

I can't figure out how to keep my static pointers working for multiple play sessions. It's getting rather annoying to have to find the addresses at the start of every session. For fun, I'm trying to ...
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Action Replay code to cut Jigglypuff's Rest sleep time in Super Smash Bro Melee?

I'm trying to practice the space animal slayer combo, but it's harder than I expected. It's annoying to wait for Jigglypuff to wake up and I have Action Replay (AR) for the GameCube. I've searched ...
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Powerful units in Rome Total War?

There is a cheat in Medieval Total War 2 where you get powerful units by entering Houston in the console. Is there a cheat like this for Rome Total War?
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How do I permanently enable cheating with Deus Ex GOTYE (GOG.com Version)

I've tried a few of the methods laid out in the Deus Ex Wiki, as well as others mentioned in another Arqade question. However, neither seems to be working for me. The Deus Ex version I'm playing is ...
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How do I change the candy per second rate in the JavaScript console?

I don't exactly have a lot of patience and would like to know, how do I change the candy per second rate in the JavaScript console?
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How can I increase the number of potions?

I need help to get more berserk potions, but I cant seem to get the script to work in the development console. How can I get more berserk potions?
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What are the effects of using CompleteQuest console command to cheat completing quests?

I've got a problem with my savefiles and lost about one to two hours of gameplay. During this time I travelled to the children village little Lamplight and made my way to the vault, I think it's ...
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How do the passwords work?

Like Mega Man 2, Street Fighter X Mega Man features a password "save" system. How does it work? Is there a password generator or guide similar to the ones available for Mega Man 2? This is so I can ...
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How do I use cheat codes in emulated PS1 games?

How can I use Action Replay–type cheat codes for PS1 games that my computer (Windows) emulates? I would like to play games I used to play when I was younger, such as Final Fantasy VIII, but I ...
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Does StarCraft 2 have cheat codes?

Does StarCraft 2 feature cheat codes? If so do codes vary between Wings of Liberty and Heart of the Swarm? Are there penalties for using cheat codes? Possible examples: God mode Unlock entire tech ...
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What are the secret codes for LEGO Harry Potter Years 1-4?

The codes unlock things like money multipliers and other cheats.
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What are all of the cheat codes?

I've heard that there are a variety of cheat codes in both DOOM and DOOM 2, to allow things like all weapons, all keycards, walking through walls (no clipping) etc. What are all of the cheat codes in ...
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Splinter Cell guards know everything. Possible to fix?

In Splinter Cell Chaos Theory, whenever you get spotted by a guard or shoot them with an airfoil round or something even up close, the same split second all guards in the area magically knows you're ...
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How do I determine if someone is cheating in Call of Duty: Black Ops?

I've played games with some friends and they claimed that so-and-so was cheating. I honestly just thought that he was a really good player. What are some indications that someone is actually ...
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How to access console in Eufloria HD?

I can't figure out how to access the console menu in Eufloria HD from the Humble Bundle. Every time I press the "~" key, the console opens up but I can't type into it. I've already tried putting ...
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Is there a distribution of Nethack with saving?

In nethack, you can't save and reload if you die. I want to do this. Is there a distribution of nethack that will let me?