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There are many cheats for The Orange Box for all the platforms listed below.
- Full Ammo: Y, B, A, X, RB, Y, X, A, B, RB
- Free Health: Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A
- spawn rebels: up, down, Y, Y, X, A
- Full Ammo For Current Gun: RB Y,B,A,X RB Y,X,A,B
- God mode: LB, Up, RB, Up, LB, LB, Up, RB, RB, Up
- Super Gravity gun: LB, X, A, Up
- Unlock all levels: Left, Left, Left, Left, LB, Right, Right, Right, Right, RB
- Create Health Pack from Half-Life 2: Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A
- Create Box: Down, B, A, B, Y, Down, B, A, B, Y
- Fire Energy Ball: Up, Y, Y, X, X, A, A, B, B, Up
- Fire Rocket Projectile: Up, Y, Y, B, B, A, A, X, X, Up
- Portalgun ID 0: Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, Y, Y
- Portalgun ID 1: Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, X, X
- Portalgun ID 2: Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, A, A
- Portalgun ID 3: Up, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, B, B
- Portal Placement Anywhere: Y, A, B, A, B, Y, Y, A, Left, Right
- Upgrade Portalgun: X, B, LB, RB, Left, Right, LB, RB, LT, RT
Half-Life 2 and Portal
- Invicibility: LB, Up, RB, Up, LB, LB, Up, RB, RB, Up
- Unlock All Stages: Left, Left, Left, Left, LB, Right, Right, Right, Right, RB
- Restore Ammo: R1, Triangle, O, X, Square, R1, Triangle, Square, X, O, R1
- Restore Health: Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, O, X
- All Levels: Left, Left, Left, Left, L1, Right, Right, Right, Right, R1
Turn on the cheat console in-game, and press the tilde (~) to bring it up. You can then type the codes in below for the desired effect.
- ai_disable - NPCs are turned off;
- give item_battery - Receive 15 battery points;
- give item_healthkit - Receive 25 health points;
- kill - Character eliminates himself;
- npc_create - Create NPCs;
- impulse 101 - Get all weapons
- ent_create npc_combine_s model models/combine_super_soldier.mdl - Create the so called unspawnable Overwatch Elite soldier. Adding additionalequipment weapon_"weaponname" behind it spawns him with a weapon.
Type "npc_create npc_[name]” to spawn an NPC. Here is a list of the names you can enter for [name]:
- "alyx" (Alyx Vance)
- "barney" (Barney Calhoun)
- "dog" (Dog)
- "kleiner" (Isaac Kleiner)
- "eli" (Eli Vance)
- "mossman" (Judith Mossman)
- "monk" (Father Grigori)
- "citizen" (Citizen)
- "headcrab" (Standard Headcrab)
- "zombie" (Standard Headcrab)
- "zombie_torso" (Standard Zombie Torso)
- "headcrab_fast" (Fast Headcrab)
- "headcrab_black" (Black Headcrab)
- "headcrab_poison" (Poison Headcrab)
- "fastzombie" (Fast Zombie)
- "poisonzombie" (Poison Zombie)
- "antlion" (Antlion Soldier)
- "antlionguard" (antlion Guard)
- "combine_s" (Combine Soldier/Shotgun Soldier (if weapons is set to shotgun)
- "metropolice" (Civil Protection)
- "stalker" (Stalker)
- "cscanner" (City Scanner)
- "manhack" (Manhack)
- "rollermine" (Rollermine)
- "combine_mine" (Hopper Mine)
- "combine_camera" (Combine Camera)
- "turret_floor" (Combine Sentry Gun)
- "turret_ceiling" (Combine Ceiling Turret)
- "turret_ground" (Combine Ground Turret)
- "launcher" (?)
- "combinedropship" (Dropship)
- "combinegunship" (Gunship)
- "strider" (Strider)
- "pigeon" (Pigeon)
- "crow" (Crow)
- "seagull" (Seagull)
- "barnacle" (Barnacle)
- "ichthyosaur" (Ichthyosaur)
- "vortigaunt" (Vortigaunt)
- "clawscanner" (Shield Scanner)
- "zombine" (Combine Zombie/Zombine)
- "fastzombie_torso" (Fast Zombie Torso)
Episode Two Only
- "antlion_grub" (Antlion Grub)
- "antlion" (Antlion Worker)
- "hunter" (Good A.I. Hunter)
- "antlionguard" (Antlion Guardian (cannot be spawned))
- "magnusson" (Arne Magnusson)
Episode One Only
- "ministrider" (Bad A.I. Hunter)
All commands are done via the console. They must be enabled via the console option on shortcut, or enabled through the in-game options under the Advanced section of Controls. It is then accessed by pressing ~. (Note: Most of these require sv_cheats to be set to 1.)
- change_portalgun_linkage_id # - Replace # with 0, 1, 2, or 3. This allows for separate sets of portals to be created.
- ent_create_portal_weight_box - Creates a Weighted Storage Cube for your use.
- fire_energy_ball - Fires an energy ball that can be used in solving puzzles.
- sv_portal_placement_never_bump 1 - Self-explanatory; portals can overlap and be place on one another.
- sv_portal_placement_never_fail 1 - Portals can be placed on almost any surface.
- upgrade_portalgun - Will allow use of second portal placement.
Turn on the cheat console in-game, and press the tilde (~) to bring it up. You can then type the codes in below for the desired effect…
- god - Unlock God Mode
- noclip - Flying ability
- notarget - Enemies can't target your character
- sv_cheats # - Turn cheats on or off (on = 1, off = 0)
- buddha - Players will not die, but will lose health when taking damage until 1 point.
- ent_fire npc_# ignite - Ignite selected NPC.
- ent_fire npc_# setrelationship "#(PLAYER or npc_alyx for example) D_LI 99" (D_LI stand for friendly and D_HT stand for hostile) - Set relation between two type NPC's relationship.