Quake Cheats


  • Cheat Codes

    Press ~ to access the console, then enter the following:

    0 = Unable to go up steps, 1 = Able to go up stepssv_nostep #
    All ammogive ammo
    All itemsgive all
    All solid surfaces are bright (cancelled by r_fullbright 0)r_fullbright 1
    All weaponsgive weapons
    All Weapons/Itemsimpulse 9
    Amount of friction when movingsv_friction #
    Armour shardgive armor shard
    Backward movement speedcl_backspeed #
    Begin again on current map with original health, weapons, ammo, etc.kill
    Blue keygive blue key
    Body armourgive armor
    Body armourgive bodyarmor
    Combat armourgive combat armor
    Commander's headgive commander's head
    Enemies Can't See Younotarget
    Fly Modefly
    Forward movement speedcl_forwardspeed #
    gives 1 rune (do it 4 times for all)impulse 11
    Gives charge amount of entered # (0 to 255)give C #
    Gives health amount of entered # (0 to 32767)give H #
    Gives nail amount of entered # (0 to 255)give N #
    Gives rocket amount of entered # (0 to 255)give R #
    Gives shell amount of entered # (0 to 255)give S #
    Gives weapon to entered # (1 to 8:1=Axe, 2=Shotgun, 3=Super Shotgun, 4=Nailgun, 5=Super Nailgun, 6=Grenade Launcher, 7=Rocket Launcher, 8=Thunderbolt)give #
    God Modegod
    How much the screen will angle when strafingcl_rollangle #
    Invulnerabilitygive invulnerability
    Maximum speed when movingsv_maxspeed #
    No Clip (go through walls)noclip
    Power cubegive power cube
    Power shieldgive power shield
    quad damage modeimpulse 255 or impulse -1
    Red keygive red key
    Security passgive security pass
    Set skill to # (# is 0 to 3: 0=Easy, 1=Normal, 2=Hard, 3=Nightmare)skill #
    Sets the gravity to #sv_gravity #
    Slugsgive slugs
    Strafing movement speedcl_sidespeed #
    Time it takes to stop movingsv_stopspeed #


  • Access any level

    Open the console by pressing the key just left of the ''1'' button on the keyboard; then type ''map x'', where x is any of the following:

    start - the introduction level, in which you select difficulty and which episode
    e1m1 - The Slipgate Complex
    e1m2 - Castle of the Damned
    e1m3 - The Necropolis
    e1m4 - The Grisly Grotto
    e1m5 - Gloom Keep
    e1m6 - The Door to Chthon
    e1m7 - The House of Chthon
    e1m8 - Ziggurat Vertigo (a hidden level)
    e2m1 - The Installation
    e2m2 - The Ogre Citadel
    e2m3 - The Crypt of Decay
    e2m4 - The Ebon Fortress
    e2m5 - The Wizard's Manse
    e2m6 - The Dismal Oubliette
    e2m7 - The Underearth (a hidden level)
    e3m1 - Termination Central
    e3m2 - The Vaults of Zin
    e3m3 - The Tomb of Terror
    e3m4 - Satan's Dark Delight
    e3m5 - The Wind Tunnels
    e3m6 - Chambers of Torment
    e3m7 - The Haunted Halls (a hidden level)
    e4m1 - The Sewage System
    e4m2 - The Tower of Despair
    e4m3 - The Elder God Shrine
    e4m4 - The Palace of Hate
    e4m5 - Hell's Atrium
    e4m6 - The Pain Maze
    e4m7 - Azure Agony
    e4m8 - The Nameless City (a hidden level)
    end - Shub-Niggurath's Pit

    For example, type ''map e1m2'' to access the ''Castle of the Damned''.

    Contributed By: Hammerite Heretic.

  • Nightmare Difficulty

    Go to the Episode 4 entrance and jump into the water. Now backup against the wall like you were going to go back the other way. Now stay against the wall and allow yourself to fall down. You should land on a big piece of wood. Walk along the left side to find another entrance that leads a to gate thats takes you to Nightmare Difficulty.

    Contributed By: Uranium.

Quake II Cheats


  • Cheat Codes

    1 body armorgive body armor
    1 combat armorgive combat armor
    1 jacket armorgive jacket armor
    200 body armorgive armor
    All Items in Single Playergive all (at Console screen)
    Allows you to set the gravity, where 0 is no gravity and 850 is normalsv_gravity XXX
    Enemies can't see younotarget
    Gives you rockets, where XXX is the number you putgive rockets XXX
    gives you the ammo type you entered, as well as in the quantity you putgive (ammo) XXX
    gives you the BFGgive BFG
    Gives you the BFG 10,000give bfg10k
    Gives you the Chaingungive chaingun
    Gives you the Grenade Launchergive grenade launcher
    Gives you the Hyperblastergive hyperblaster
    gives you the hyperblastergive hyperblaster
    gives you the item you entered, as well as in the quantity you put as Xgive (item) XXX
    Gives you the Machinegungive machinegun
    Gives you the Railgungive railgun
    Gives you the Rocket Launchergive rocket launcher
    Gives you the rocket launchergive rocket launcher
    Gives you the Shotgungive shotgun
    Gives you the Super Shotgungive super shotgun
    gives you the weapon you enter in place of (weapon)give (weapon)
    gives you X amount of cells, where X is the number you putgive cells XXX
    God Modegod (at Console screen)
    Turns on Infinite Ammodmflags 8192
    Unlimited Ammo (version 3.14)/g_unlimited_ammo 1 (after pressing ~ while in game)
    Walk Through Walls/Flynoclip (after pressing ~ while in game)


  • Unlimited ammo without console code.

    After opening the game, go to multiplayer. then Start a network game. Go down to the menu labelled 'Deathmatch Flags'. One of the options is infinite ammo. Select yes on this option, then start a single player game. You will now have unlimited ammo.

    Contributed By: EckyThump.


  • Level Skip

    Okay, when in game, bring up the console by pressing ~. Then, type map <level name>. The codes in which needed to skip are listed here:

    Outer Base - base1.bsp
    Installation - base2.bsp
    Comm Center - base3.bsp
    Lost Station - train.bsp
    Ammo Depot - bunk1.bsp
    Supply Station - ware1.bsp
    Warehouse - ware2.bsp
    Main Gate - jail1.bsp
    Destination Center - jail2.bsp
    Security Complex - jail3.bsp
    Torture Chambers - jail4.bsp
    Guard House - jail5.bsp
    Grid Control - security.bsp
    Mine Entrance - mintro.asp
    Upper Mines - mine1.bsp
    Borehole - mine2.bsp
    Drilling Area - mine3.bsp
    Lower Mines - mine4.bsp
    Receiving Center - fact1.bsp
    Sudden Death - fact3.bsp
    Processing Plant - fact2.bsp
    Power Plant - power1.bsp
    The Reactor - power2.bsp
    Cooling Facility - cool1.bsp
    Toxic Waste Dump - waste1.bsp
    Pumping Station 1 - waste2.bsp
    Pumping Station 2 - waste3.bsp
    Big Gun - biggun.bsp
    Outer Hangar - hangar1.bsp
    Comm Satelite - space.bsp
    Research Lab - lab.bsp
    Inner Hangar - hangar2.bsp
    Launch Command - command.bsp
    Outlands - strike.bsp
    Outer Courts - city1.bsp
    Lower Palace - city2.bsp
    Upper Palace - city3.bsp
    Inner Chamber - boss1.bsp
    Final Showdown - boss2.bsp

    Contributed By: Arena.

Quake III Arena Cheats


  • Cheat Codes

    With cheats enabled press ~ to bring up the cheat console, then enter the following:

    Change gravity/g_gravity <>0-800
    Change view angle/cg_thirdpersonangle <-360-360>
    Change view range/cg_thirdpersonrange <320-500>
    Hidden Sarge skin/model sarge/krusade

    Contributed By: freakunique.

  • Mess with the bots in SP

    Start up a SP game on any Tier and any map. You should then go into the console by using the tilde key. ~ or `. This works because Q3 treats SP games as a listen server.

    This kicks off a bot from the game./kick botname
    You can add in any bot./addbot botname
    You can change the preset limit in SP games to a shorter (or longer) amount of frags./timelimit or /fraglimit

    Contributed By: TokoYami200.

  • The Give Cheat

    The give cheat has many uses, and can get you any item in the game. These are some useful codes, but there are more for you to find. In order to use this code, you must activate sv_cheats and use a devmap.

    Gives 25 health pack/give 25 health
    Gives 50 health pack./give 50 health
    Gives 999 of all ammo./give ammo
    Gives a medkit./give medkit
    Gives all weapons (except grappling hook) and full ammo, health, and armor./give all
    Gives all weapons except grappling hook./give weapons
    Gives Battle Suit. Use again to lengthen time./give battle suit
    Gives Flight. Use again to lengthen time./give flight
    Gives grappling hook, which doesn't come with /give all./give grappling hook
    Gives Haste. Use again to lengthen time./give haste
    Gives Heavy Armor/give heavy armor
    Gives Invisibility. Use again to lengthen time./give invisibility
    Gives Mega Health./give mega health
    Gives Personal Teleporter./give personal teleporter
    Gives Quad Damage. Use again to lengthen time./give quad damage
    Gives Regeneration. Use again to lengthen time./give regeneration
    Gives you a pack of rockets, replace with ammo of your choice./give rockets
    Gives you a rocket launcher, replace with weapon of your choice./give rocket launcher
    Refills armor/give armor
    Refills health./give health

    Contributed By: P4wn4g3.

  • Third Person View

    With cheats enabled press ~ to bring up the cheat console, then enter the following code:

    Third Person View/cg_thirdperson 1

    Contributed By: gsgreg.


  • Change Map In Game

    Type ''/Map '' followed by a map name (eg ''/Map Q3DM6'') to change the arena during play.

    Contributed By: Elwell.

  • Change the head of your model.

    To change the head of your character, in the console, type this: /headmodel <character name>.

    Ex. /headmodel sarge/red

    Hope you can have fun with this little code.

    Contributed By: Arena.

  • Cheat Mode

    To be able to use codes in single-player mode, in the console, type: /sv_cheats 1, then, /devmap<name of map>.
    Ex. q3dm11 for cheats enabled for that level.
    Then, the level will load with cheats enabled.

    Here are some cheats you can put in to the console after you have cheats enabled:

    All skills unlocked at level 1: iamacheater

    All skills unlocked at level 100: iamamonkey

    God mode: /god

    No clip (walk through walls): /noclip

    Give all: /give all

    Note on all weapons: The grenade launcher and BFG 10K weapons are unlocked by this code, but the graphics are incomplete. It will appear that your character in to holding any weapon when they are selected.

    Contributed By: Arena.

  • DopeFish

    The dopefish is back (and a lot different looking too).
    Go to Q3DM11 (death match level 11), and find the shotgun infront of the teleporter. Face the teleporter then turn around 180 degrees, now walk up to the wall, and suprise, it's DopeFish!

    Contributed By: Pyro Vesten.

  • Unlock all FMV Sequences

    Begin a game with the quake3.exe +seta g_spVideos "\tier1\1\tier2\2\tier3\3\tier4\4\tier5\5\tier6\6\tier7\7\tier8\8" command line.

    Contributed By: Undergrads2003.

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