• Cheat Codes

    During the game, press the Enter key and you will see a message prompt. Then enter one of the following codes:

    !!dont mind meControl ship invisible to enemies
    !!cutDecrease resource replenishment rate
    !!suspend disbeliefDisable cheat mode
    !!pay upExtra resources
    !!raiseIncrease resource replenishment rate
    !!i dub theeRename plane to next entry in cheat box
    !!m5Toggle CPU control of your operations

    Contributed By: NeoGamer.

  • Codes for Version 1.1 and up.

    While playing, press the chat key (default: Return) and enter the following in the message line. These are case sensitive. Feedback is given depending on the code used.

    Note: These are for the Ambrosia Software release versions of Ares. The codes that are already posted here are for the Changeling Software release versions (1.0.x).

    ==drakeAI ships ignore player's current ship. The ship will continue to be ignored even when the player switches to another ship.
    ==fsstAll ships ordered after this code is entered will be available immediately.
    ==1969Decreases resource generation rate by one step.
    ==gronkEnables/disables cheats. Does not appear to work, as cheats are enabled anyway.
    ==1999Increases resource generation rate by one step.
    ==lottoLarge boost in available resources.
    whaitRename an object. Might not do anything.
    ==gortTurn over control to computer. Might not do anything.

    Contributed By: evknucklehead.

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