Cheats in Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlord can be useful if you want to make the gameplay easier or test the best weapons. By using cheats, you can easily take possession of all in-game items, kill an entire enemy army with a simple key combination, or teleport yourself anywhere on the map. On this page of our guide you will learn how to enable cheat codes and how to use cheats in Bannerlord.
How to activate cheat codes in Bannerlord?
You need to modify the engine_config.txt file to enable cheats in Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlord. To do this, follow these steps:
- Go to the C:\Users\[user name]\Documents\Mount and Blade II Bannerlord\Configs folder.
- Open the engine_config.txt file (use Notepad).
- In the file find a line cheat_mode = 0 and replace it with cheat_mode = 1.
- Save the changes. You can start the game.
How to use cheat codes?
Using cheats in Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlord is very simple. First of all, after you activate cheat mode, you gain access to all items available in the game. All you have to do is open your inventory - on the left side of the screen you will see lots of weapons, armor pieces or horses. This way you can quickly get into possession of the best items available in the game. You can sell items acquired by using the cheat mode. This will allow you to earn virtually unlimited amounts of gold.
In addition, several key combinations are unlocked in the cheat mode to make gameplay significantly easier. The table below indicates which keys you should use to trigger a particular action:
Restores your hero's health
Restores your mount's health
Kills a random enemy on the battlefield
Kills an entire enemy army on the battlefield
Teleports your party to the spot indicated by the mouse cursor on the map
If cheats haven't been activated on your current save, then you must start a new campaign (that is, create a new character).