Passwords

  • Console Codes

    Use the [~] key during gameplay and type in "sv_cheats 1" to enable cheat codes, then enter any of the following commands (can not be used in offline practice):

    EffectPassword
    Disable auto-reloadasw_auto_reload 0
    Enable The Directorasw_horde_override 1
    Enables 360 controller supportexec 360_controller_pc.cfg
    Full ammo (all weapons)asw_gimme_ammo
    Full healthasw_gimme_health
    God modeasw_god 1
    Let's you play in first person viewfirstperson
    Open the level tile-based generatorasw_tilegen
    Open the server browseropenserverbrowser

    Contributed By: Pskl42, ArcticVanguard, and Teh_Stuntorz.

Unlockables

  • Promotion stars

    To unlock the promotion stars reach level 27 and hit promote. It will reset your levels, but you will have the promotion stars.

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Carbide Star2nd promotion
    Gallium Cross3rd Promotion
    Iridium Medallion6th Promotion
    Osmium Star5th Promotion
    Platinum Star4th Promotion
    Titanium Star1st promotion

    Contributed By: thesweetkissinb and MegaManZ3ro.

Achievements

  • Steam Achievements

    AchievementDescription
    Ammo TechnicianDeploy 10 ammo stashes that are used by other marines.
    Another BughuntKill 5,000 Swarm.
    Armory AccessUnlock all the available weapons.
    Assault SpecialistKill 250 Swarm with the Assault Rifle.
    Autogun ExpertKill 250 Swarm with an Autogun.
    Blast RadiusKill 6 Swarm with a single Grenade.
    Brutal CampaignAwarded for finishing the Jacobs campaign on Brutal difficulty.
    Bug StomperKill 100 Swarm Grubs.
    Cargo Elevator Speed RunComplete Cargo Elevator within 2:50 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Circuit BreakerComplete 10 wire hacks without access being logged.
    Clear FiringKill 25 drones without friendly fire. Four marines must be present in the mission.
    Close EncountersKill 20 Swarm with melee attacks in a single mission.
    Damage AmpedKill 15 Swarm with all four marines under the effects of a Damage Amp in a single mission.
    Deima Surface Bridge Speed RunComplete Deima Surface Bridge within 2:30 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Easy CampaignComplete the Jacob's Rest campaign on Easy difficulty or harder.
    Electro-StunnedStun 6 Swarm with a single Stun Grenade.
    Firewall SpecialistKill 100 Swarm with Incendiary Mines.
    Grenadier ExpertKill 250 Swarm with a Grenade Launcher.
    Group HealHeal all 4 marines with a single Heal Beacon.
    GunslingerSuccessfully perform 5 fast reloads in a row.
    Hard CampaignComplete the Jacob's Rest campaign on Hard difficulty or harder.
    HardcoreComplete any mission on Brutal difficulty with Onslaught and Hardcore Friendly Fire enabled.
    Hat TrickComplete 2 co-op missions online. Earns a Team Fortress 2 parasite hat.
    High Voltage ExpertKill 250 Swarm with a Tesla Cannon.
    Hornet Barrage ExpertKill 100 Swarm with Hornet Barrages.
    Infestation SaviorCure an Infested marine.
    Insane CampaignAwarded for finishing the Jacob campaign on Insane difficulty.
    Kill Them AllKill 25,000 Swarm.
    Landing Bay Speed RunComplete Landing Bay within 1:25 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Minigun MasterKill 250 Swarm with a Minigun.
    Normal CampaignComplete the Jacob's Rest campaign on Normal difficulty or harder.
    Nuke From OrbitKill 100,000 Swarm.
    On the Ready LineKill 1,000 Swarm.
    Outstanding ExecutionComplete a campaign on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Parasite PuncherKill a Swarm Parasite with a melee attack.
    Peace MedicHeal 300 points of damage in a single mission without dealing any non-melee damage to the Swarm.
    PerfectComplete a mission on Normal difficulty or harder without receiving any damage.
    Pistols ExpertKill 250 Swarm with Twin Pistols.
    Professional MarksmanKill 250 Swarm with a Marksman Rifle.
    Protect the TechGuard the squad's tech so that he takes no damage during the hack.
    Prototype ProfessionalKill 250 Swarm with a Prototype Rifle.
    PyrotechnicianKill 250 Swarm with a Flamethrower.
    Quick and DeadKill a Swarm Boomer before it inflates.
    Quick LoadSuccessfully perform a fast reload.
    Railgun SpecialistKill 250 Swarm with a Rail Rifle.
    Rydberg Reactor Speed RunComplete Rydberg Reactor within 3:10 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Scrambled EggsDestroy all Swarm Eggs in a mission without allowing any to hatch.
    Seal of QualitySeal a door with the welder.
    Security ExpertComplete 10 computer hacks without access being logged.
    Sewer Junction Speed RunComplete Sewer Junction within 1:30 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    SharpshooterComplete a mission with better than 90% accuracy.
    Shield DownDeliver the finishing blow to a Swarm Shieldbug.
    Short Controlled BurstsComplete a mission with no friendly fire incidents. Four marines must be present in the mission.
    Shotgun SpecialistKill 250 Swarm with a Shotgun.
    Slaughter SoldierKill 250 Swarm with a Chainsaw.
    Small Arms SpecialistKill 250 Swarm with PDWs.
    Smoking BarrelsKill 5 Swarm with explosive barrels in a single mission.
    Static DefenderKill 500 Swarm with deployable Sentry Guns.
    Stay FrostyFreeze 6 Swarm with a single Freeze Grenade.
    SynTek Residential Speed RunComplete SynTek Residential within 2:30 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Tactical Explosives ExpertKill 100 Swarm with Laser Tripmines.
    Technician SecuredFinish a mission without the tech getting killed.
    Timor Station Speed RunComplete Timor Station within 4:25 on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.
    Under the GunRoll under a Swarm Ranger projectile.
    Vindicator VeteranKill 250 Swarm with a Vindicator.
    Zero MortalityComplete a mission on Normal difficulty or harder without any marines dying.

    Contributed By: Guard Master and MegaManZ3ro.

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