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Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Cheat Codes Guide

This Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Cheat Codes Guide will tell you of all of the cheat codes that are found within the game, and will also mention what the cheat codes do to help you in the game.

Not only is Age of Empires known for providing exciting RTS gameplay, it is also known for having a plethora of cheat codes which can help those who do not feel like doing the hard work but want to still reap the rewards of a mission. Even though most of the modern games have let go of this feature, the new Age of Empires: Definitive Edition retains this, which gives the game a certain ‘classic’ vibe.

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Cheat Codes

If you have played any of the previous iterations of the Age of Empires series, then get ready to be hit by a wave of nostalgia. The way to enter cheat codes in the new Definitive Edition is exactly the same as it was in all of the previous titles.

To enter cheat codes, simply load into the game. Once you are there, press ‘Enter’ to open up the chat console and then type in the cheat before pressing enter. Once you do that, the effects of the cheat will take place instantly and you can enter the next one or play the game.

Age of Empires Cheat Codes List

Here is a complete list of all cheat codes that are found within Age of Empires: Definitive Edition along with their brief descriptions.

BIGDADDY
Winsett’s Z car which is fast and has a great attack. You need to a town centre for this cheat to work.

BIG MOMMA
Same car as above, but black in colour.

BIG BERTHA
Converts your Stone Throwers and Catapults to Big Bertha, which is much more deadly and efficient.

PHOTON MAN
You get a laser trooper who is deadly. You need a town centre for this to work.

E=MC2 TROOPER
You get a nuke trooper. It is very deadly but has a slow fire rate. Once again, you need a town centre for this cheat to work.

HOYOHOYO
You get a priest which has exceptional speed and 600 hit points of health.

STORMBILLY
You get a robot which shoots lasers and does a ton of damage. Make sure you have a town centre if you want this cheat to work.

DARK RAIN
Converts all bowmen into Composite Bowmen. These bowmen look like trees when they are not moving so they are great for ambushes.

BLACK RIDER
Turns every cavalry archer into Black Rider. Only the name is changed and there is no impact on the stats.

FLYING DUTCHMAN
You can move your Catapult Trireme and Juggernaut ships on land.

ICBM
The range of Ballista and Helepolis is increased to 100.

UPSIDFLINTMOBILE
Chariot archers have much better speed and rate of fire.

JACK BE NIMBLE
Catapults will throw villagers rather than bones.

KING ARTHUR
All birds will become flying dinosaurs.

WOODSTOCK
You get 1000 wood.

PEPPERONI PIZZA
You get 1000 food.

COINAGE
You get 1000 gold.

QUARRY
You get 1000 stone.

REVEAL MAP
You can see the entire map (no enemy units).

NO FOG
No fog of war is left, and you can see all enemy units.

RESIGN
You will lose the game.

GAIA
You can control animals rather than your own units. Beware though, as you cannot take back control of your own units once it is done.

KILL1
Kills one player. You can use KILL2, KILL3, etc (up to KILL8) to choose which players you want to kill.

DIE DIE DIE
All other players are destroyed.

HOME RUN
You win the game.

That is all we have for our Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Cheat Codes Guide. Let us know if we missed something using the comments section below!