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(Half-Life 2) Codes

Enter the code while playing Half Life 2. No specific requirements other than the game. Can be entered at any time on any level. Using cheats does not disable achievements.

LB, Up, RB, Up, LB, LB, Up, RB, RB, UpInvincibility
Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B Button A ButtonRestore Health By 25 Points
Y B A X RB Y X A B RBRestores ammo for current weapon
Left, Left, Left, Left, LB, Right, Right, Right, Right, RBUnlock All Levels

Contributed By: ShionTheFurry, HyperZeroX, sivolev, and gmreedy.

(Portal) Codes

Enter these codes anytime during gameplay.

Down, B, A, B, Y, Down, B, A, B, YCreate box
LB, Up, RB, Up, LB, LB, Up, RB, RB, UpEnables invincibility
Up, Y(2), X(2), A(2), B(2), UpFire energy ball
Up, Y(2), B(2), A(2), X(2), UpFire rocket projectile
Y, A, B, A, B, Y(2), A, Left, RightPortal placement anywhere:
Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, Y(2)Portalgun ID 0
Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, X(2)Portalgun ID 1
Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, A(2)Portalgun ID 2
Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, B(2)Portalgun ID 3
X, B, LB, RB, Left, Right, LB, RB, LT, RTUpgrade Portalgun

Contributed By: JustDave and Shinji_Vin.


(Half-Life 2) New Title Screen

Beat Half-Life 2 to get a new title screen.

Contributed By: dejectedgeek.

(Portal) Alternate Title Screen

Complete the game

Contributed By: AbeVigoda.

Easter Eggs

Hidden Left 4 Dead trailer

To get a trailer for the upcoming Valve game Left 4 Dead, wait at the game select screen (the one where you choose between Portal, Team Fortress, or Halflife 2). After a few minutes You will be taken to a demo video of the three orange box games. Wait for the video to end, then wait again. The next time the video comes up, it will be a Left 4 Dead trailer.

Contributed By: MPHtails.

Half-Life 2 Cheats


Console Codes

Use the [~] key during gameplay to bring up the console and enter the following codes there:

sk_plr_dmg_357 ## is new damage value for .357 Magnum
sk_plr_dmg_crossbow ## is new damage value for crossbow
sk_plr_dmg_crowbar ## is new damage value for crowbar
sk_plr_dmg_grenade ## is new damage value for grenades
sk_plr_dmg_pistol ## is new damage value for pistol
sk_plr_dmg_ar2 ## is new damage value for Pulse Rifle
sk_plr_dmg_rpg_round ## is new damage value for RPG rockets
sk_plr_dmg_buckshot ## is new damage value for shotgun
sk_plr_dmg_smg1_grenade ## is new damage value for SMG grenades
sk_plr_dmg_smg1 ## is new damage value for submachine gun
sk_max_357 ## is new max ammo for .357 Magnum
sk_max_crossbow ## is new max ammo for crossbow
sk_max_grenade ## is new max ammo for hand grenades
sk_max_pistol ## is new max ammo for pistol
sk_max_ar2 ## is new max ammo for Pulse Rifle
sk_max_ar2_altfire ## is new max ammo for Pulse Rifle energy orbs
sk_max_rpg_round ## is new max ammo for RPG
sk_max_buckshot ## is new max ammo for shotgun
sk_max_smg1_grenade ## is new max ammo for SMG grenades
sk_max_smg1 ## is new max ammo for submachine gun
sk_max_smg1 ## is new max ammo for submachine gun
weapon_357.357 Magnum
weapon_shotgun12-Gauge Shotgun
weapon_pistol9mm Pistol
net_graph 1a more thorough fps display
noclipAbility to walk through walls (Server Side Only)
sv_cheats 1Activates Cheats
viewmodel_fov #Adjusts size of the weapon you're carrying (54 = default)
impulse 101All Weapons
mat_yuv 1black-and-white mode
cl_showpos 1brings up position display in top right of screen (0 removes it)
getposcan be used to get current coords for use with setpos
skill #change skill level (# = 1, 2, or 3)
air_density #Change the density of air. (Add number in place of #)
physcannon_maxforce #Changes how hard you propel objects
physcannon_maxmass #Changes how large pulled objects can be
physcannon_pullforce #Changes how quickly objects are pulled
physcannon_tracelength #Changes the length that objects can be pulled from
physcannon_cone #Changes the radius of the cone used to pick up objects
host_timescale #Changes the speed of the game (for slow-mo/fast-mo) (# < 1 = slower, # > 1 = faster).
shakeCreates an earthquake.
npc_createCreates an NPC
npc_create_aimedCreates an NPC (Aiming away from player)
Hurtme #Damages player by whatever variable you input as #
crosshair 0Disables Crosshair
mapsDisplays Map listing
mat_yuv 0Enables Color Mode
+mlookEnables mouse look
cl_ragdoll_collide 1Enables ragdolls that don't clip through each other, but stack realistically on one another.
exec #Execute a script file (Input filename in place of #)
firstpersonFirst Person View
weapon_fragFragmentation Grenade
give #Give weapon (Input weapon name in place of #)
sv_infinite_aux_power 1gives infinite power for sprinting, etc.
sv_infinite_aux_power 1gives infinite power for sprinting, etc.
r_screenoverlay effects/combine_binocoverlay.vmtGives you combine vision during gameplay.
give weapon_annabellegives you Father Gregori's modified shotgun
give weapon_physcannonGives you Gravity Gun
give item_suitGives you the HEV Suit
item_healthkitGives you the large health kit (25HP)
item_healthvialGives you the small health vial (10HP)
r_screenoverlay effects/tp_eyefx/tp_eyefx.vmtGives you weird vision during gameplay.
GodGod Mode (Server side only)
impulse 76Grunt-O-Matic
buddhaHealth never goes below 1
sk_plr_num_shotgun_pellets #Increases pellets fired from each shotgun shell. 100 works well. 1000+ and it lags.
give item_batteryIncreases suit charge by 15 points.
notargetInvisible to NPC's
mat_numtextureunits #Limit the number of texture units. (Add number in place of #) (0=Default)
Map #Load Map (Input title in place of #)
ch_createjeepMake a jeep
ch_createairboatMakes an airboat
physcannon_mega_enabled 1Makes your Gravity Gun a Super Gravity Gun
setposMove player to specified origin
npc_create_equipment weapon_crowbarNPC spawns equipped with a crowbar.
npc_create_equipment weapon_ar2NPC spawns equipped with a pulse rifle.
npc_create_equipment weapon_RPGNPC spawns equipped with a RPG rocket launcher.
npc_create_equipment weapon_shotgunNPC spawns equipped with a shotgun.
npc_create_equipment weapon_smg1NPC spawns equipped with a SMG.
sk_npc_dmg_shotgun #NPC's do # damage with shotgun
sk_npc_dmg_ar2 #NPC's do # damage with the pulse rifle
sk_npc_dmg_smg1 #NPC's do # damage with the smg
weapon_ar2Overwatch Standard Issue Pulse Rifle
sk_plr_dmg_buckshot #Raises damage done by each pellet.
sk_max_buckshot #Raises your max number of shells to that number.
give weapon_shotgunRecieve a Shotgun
mat_fullbright 1removes all shadows (a 0 restores them)
mat_fullbright 1removes all shadows (a 0 restores them)
impulse 203removes the item or NPC pointed at
impulse 203removes the item or NPC pointed at
help $replace $ with a command to get a brief description of it
weapon_rpgRocket-Propelled Grenade Launcher
mat_depthbias_normal 1See through walls
sv_gravity #Set Gravity (Add number in place of #)
dsp_explosion_effect_duration #Set length of confusion/ear-ringing effect(Add number in place of #)
sv_stopspeed #Set Minimum Stopping Speed on ground (Add number in place of #)
sv_waterdist #Set Vertical View when eyes are near water plane.
sv_friction #Set World Friction (Add number in place of #)
sv_bounce #Sets bounce multiplier for physically simulated object collisions
Developer #Sets developer mode to on/off/verbose (0-off, 1-on, 2-verbose)
sv_maxvelocity #Sets Maximum Velocity of any moving object (Add number in place of #)
hud_quickhelp/text? 1Shows Crosshairs
cl_showfps 1Shows FPS Rate
statusshows some game info, incl. current map
setangSnap players eyes to a specified pitch yaw
impulse 82Spawn a Jeep
impulse 83Spawn an Air Boat
give item_ammo_357Spawns ammo for the .357 magnum
give item_box_sroundsSpawns ammo for the 9mm pistol
give item_ammo_crossbowSpawns ammo for the crossbow
give item_ammo_ar2_altfireSpawns energy grenade for the Overwatch Pulse Rifle
give item_rpg_round OR give item_ml_grenadeSpawns grenades for the RPG
give item_ar2_grenadeSpawns grenades for the submachinegun, oddly enough..........
give item_ammo_ar2Spawns primary fire ammo for the Overwatch Pulse Rifle
give item_box_mroundsSpawns primary fire ammo for the submachinegun
give item_box_buckshotSpawns shells for the 12-gauge shotgun
weapon_smg1Submachine Gun
thirdpersonThird Person View
prop_debugToggle bounding-boxes debug mode on/off red - ignore damage, white - respond to damage, green - health)
cl_enablehud 1Toggle HUD display On
cl_drawhud 1Toggle HUD display On
sv_soundemitter_filecheckToggle reporting missing .wav files for sounds
ai_disabletoggles enemy AI on/off
cl_drawhud 0Toggles HUD off.
cl_enablehud 0Toggles HUD off.
pickerToggles Picker mode on
violence_ablood 0Turns off alien blood.
violence_agibs 0Turns off alien gibs.
violence_hblood 0Turns off human blood.
violence_hgibs 0Turns off human gibs.
sv_unlockedchapters # (Note: 15 is end credits)Unlock chapters 1 thru #
sv_unlockedchapters #unlocks chapters 1 thru # (15 is end credits)
KillYou die.
weapon_physcannonZero Point Energy Field Manipulator Gun

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Portal Cheats


New Intro Screen

Beat the game

UnlockableHow to Unlock
Beat Portal once.Cake Intro Screen

Contributed By: Jankers.