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I wiped out the Moors and took all their provinces. Yet their diplomats and merchants still exist. Their badge also shows on the Turn screen so how did this happen? Is this a glitch?
How do put in city name to console when it has special symbols as part of name?
Im trying to set up medieval war 2 after downloading 1st disc says add 2nd then says put right disc in or choose a new path what do i do?
When I go on medieval 2 total war my mouse doesn't appear on screen, how can I change this?
The mouse doesn't appear in battle and I cant click on things because I cant find where my mouse is?
How do I add traits to other factions' characters? I've tried everything, but the console says it can't find the character. Please give an example!
give_trait "Domenico Selvo" BadCommander 5
If it's a three-part name you may need the underscore (this next name is totally made up):
give_trait "Louis de_Dijon" BadCommander 5
Try different combinations if you get the "character not found" message, you may stumble across the right name. These cheats also apply to your own faction as far as two and three-part names. (i.e. If you started as Venice, you would need the quotes to give Domenico a trait)
Ex: you got a character with name Prince Guy
give_trait "Guy" BadCommander 5
that's how it will look:)
be very accurate with the capitals in their name, if you don't get the capitals right it won't work)
Im basically saying that if you destroy that faction, it shall be unlocked.
EXAMPLE: England destroys Scotland. I play as Scotland.
If you cant figure it out, see a doctor.
I want to create general' s bodyguard, what name should I use in the create_unit code?
Is it posible to get a leader on foot that looks like a faction heir og king?
My "descr_strat" is "descr_strat.txt." and it keeps sayin it wont save because it is "text only", what should I do?
Can anyone tell how to create a unit what number I require
i seem to have trouble writing down EXACTLY what write?
create_units London "Arqubuisers" 4 9 3 3
If you the others like Spain with Musketeers type in
create_units (Spains capitol I dont really know) "Musketeers" 4 9 3 3
They are actual names of them and will work perfectly to create
create_unit London "Arquebusiers" 4 9 3 3
create_unit London "Musketeers" 4 9 3 3
create_unit Jerusalem "Handgunners" 4 9 3 3
Hey can someone help me I cant cheat for multiple worded units, and I dont know why?
Hi, I'm kind of new to this, and I was wondering how do I open up my Medieval 2 files, and edit it for a longer campaign.?
HOW do you create units with a name made up of two words? ex. Armoured Swordsmen: because I typed this in: create_unit London "Armoured Swordsmen" 2 9 3 3 and it said that it doesnt recognise the unit... PLEASE HELP!
Does anyone know what the trait that leads to the "Brutally Scarred" name?
and if he's wounded get him out of the melee and keep him safe do this +- 5 battles in a row and he wil be brutally scarred
give_trait this GoodCommander 5
The general that would get this trait would need to be selected by the cursor, outside of a city and on dry land. Use it on Priests, Assassins, Generals, etc. especially when they have a name that is longer than 1 word.
Im always trying to enter the cheat creat_unit "Nottingham" "Armored Swordsmen" 3933 what am I doing wrong? aND ARE there any other cheats like that?
create_unit Nottingham armored_swordsmen 3 9 3 3
Typically the unit names are lowercase, all spaces must be filled by and underscore, the city name must be capitalized, and I'm not sure, but I think the numbers have to be separated, otherwise the computer would think it was 3,933 and not 3/9/3/3. There are TONS of other cheats, and this site has a large bulk of them, look around. I use the character trait and "process_cq" codes, listed above, very often.
ARMOURED not ARMORED. The game uses English English, not American English.
Hi quick ? How do you bribe a settelment that has no gov. or gen. they all say "i have too much pride in being one of my people" do you have to use a cheat or something? plz respond
We've just got the game and can't seem to save the games. Comes up with can't save to disc message. How do we get it to save current campaign?
I am playing with no time limit battles and I have a problem with stupid computer opponents attacking my castles with massive odds in his favor, but no missle troops. I will not come out of the walls and the computer's troops will not leave. Is there a solution without me making a suicide charge?
A) abandon the seige and attack the new army
B) retreat away from the castle, allowing you to pursue (though be careful of ambushes)
C) attempt to take the castle. If you know your not going to be able to win the fight, then try and take out as many troops as possible. If you have an army heading to said castle to aid the defenders, they should be able to easily retake the castle.
It all depends on playing style. Sometimes, If I know I can't hold a castle, say Angers from a mighty English army, I try and deal them a few defeats elsewhere (for instance, I went around their backs and was able to take York, Nottingham and London with some small armies and a few catapults), then negotiate a peace deal via a diplomat/princess.
Hi there I really need help, I cant get my move_character to work (i don't know what to write) and don't get the character_reset to work... please help me ! : D?
This will give you the coordinates of the location, ie 166,30
then to move your character there, type
move_character "Edward Canmore" 166,30
obviously Edward Canmore is just an example.
Is there any cheats to find The Americas straights away? Im at turn 100 and I cant wait that long
But you can mod, but do it only with advice. And backups. -Answer by:Warluster
How do I get the option to request a marrige to a foreign princess in the diplomacy screen?
When I enter process_cq only one building gets built at a time, not the whole queue, how can I fix this annoying problem?
I suggest you swarm the horsemen, or take them out from a range. -Answer by:Warluster
I think theres a unit of "Aztec Spearmen" which are pretty effective though, but they will take pretty awesome losses
you get 2 play all americans and actual crusade factions like knights of saint john or templar na dget 2 control reinforcements, type it in in Youtbue it's good vid.
At the start of the file you'll see a list, unlocked,locked and unplable. Copy and paste Aztecs into playable.
Be warned, they can not get too Europe and can't buid anything, but there is a mod which changes this. -Answer by:Warluster
At the start of the file you'll see a list, unlocked,locked and unplable. Copy and paste Aztecs into playable.
but then you have to create one of those boats that travel along the ocean type that in under the aztec list of armies. ( you will have to make then respawn in the sea so use a y and x axis that is in the sea (you should find one). after you have done this take your armies and move them into Ireland or Dublin. when I did it though there are lots of storms so make sure you have enough ships
(i am from croatia and I don t now how to write english)
All my family members are dieing how do I get new ones which cheat please explain?
However, if you have one member of you're family who is married, if you give him the fertile trait, and then the wifeisfertile cheat, you should get a new member within a turn or two. Since you've asked for an explanation..
give_trait "Name" "Trait (like Fertile" "amount"
Now, if you're character has an extension to the name like 'The Conqueror' or something, and you can't find out what his last name was beforehand, you can just select him and put 'this' where the name should go. I'll give an example.
give_trait this fertile 3
Now, as you can see from most of the traits, they can go up any number, but limited. So if it doesnt add it, knock it down a number.
Well, I hope this helps.
Hi someone please help me. I read some where that you can add 1000000 florins entering the code in the campain map. Where is the campain map? and how do you pull it up.Also there adminisstrator codes that can be used also I have been told.Is there any truth to this and how do I use them and what keys do I press? Thank you
it consists of Europe, the middle east, africa, and some of asia.
' key works for me
nothing should be in capitals
Can anybody show me exactly how to type in the give_trait cheat with an ancillary and a level and character name if needed idk if it is?
give_ancillary this academic_advisor
I don't think there are levels for ancillarys
give_trait this GoodDiplomat -Answer by:gameguy666
My console doesnt work... no matter how I do it I cant get the console up..... the "~" dont work... what to do?!
Basically push buttons on your keyboard (trying the ` and # ones first) until you see a small blacking see through screen open up that lets you type in it - then type in your cheat codes and push the same button that opened the screen to close it again. -Answer by:x1xx1x
i.e. the key to the left of the !/1
How do you change the year in the campaign map?
start_date (change it to whatever you wish)
end_date (when you want it to end)
start_date 1080 summer
end_date 999999999999 winter (made it soo I have millions of turns before game ends :) )
How come the recruit unit cheat won't let me recruit some units like the retinue longbowmen?
How do I type a character name with unusual characters, i.e. Vincent d'Albret?
Also, where can I find a list of traits and ancillaries? (Not the actual names, but the codes, i.e. the trait "Blessed" is called "NaturalPriestSkill 1")
This works with the create unit,remove and add ancillary,remove and add trait,and the character reset cheat as well as others.
NOTE:You should type in,literaly, "this",becsuse it refers to your highlited character.
To get the list of traits and ancillaries go to http://oobucksworld.tripod.com/id13.html and scroll down the page until you see "Medieval II:right here".It should be underlined and colored blue.
The website has a couple of goofy pictures.So you're there if you see them.
To get the names of the traits you need to get patch 1.1 and unpack your files.then go to My computer and look in your C drive(C:).Then go to program files then SEGA file then medieval 2.Once you're in you should see a long list of files(After you unpack it).Go to the file character traits or go to the ancillary file and you'll have more info than you need.Your game will most likely crash after you unpack your files but that can easily be fixed.Check out the forums on the interenet and look for people with the same problem.I would tell you but I'm too lazy.
These give you elephants - just open the normal window for putting cheats in, with a city already selected, and type the word above on it's own.
- I really say the code istanbul is good for attacking cities with walls.
Dismounted English Knights
Dismounted Crusader Knights
I don't know what the character_reset does plz can someone tell me and show example?
character_reset "Bob Marley"
character_reset "Evil Cookie", and not KING Evil Cookie.
I can get units into a town with the create_unit cheat but I don't know how to get them into an army? I tried many ways to type the person's name but it won't work.
The rules however for the code are that you can not add units not of the faction you are playing, some of the unit names have been changed but are generally the same.
The names have to be surrounded by quotation marks like "David Canmore", or "Mac_Bethead Canmore", or "Sigmund de_Betrand", or "Sigilus von_Keslo" Anyone with a title or a single name do not need quotations and should be Rufus not "Rufus. When they have a title like "Prince Nectar" if the title was aquired before your last load, save and reload the game and you will not need to find the lastname, it will simply be Nectar. Lastly King and Prince and Councilor, and Duke titles do not go with names, in or out of quotations.
give_trait this GoodAssassin 4
give_trait this NaturalAssassinSkill 3
give_trait this AssassinsGuildMember 2
give_ancillary this assassins_blade
give_ancillary this assassins_apprentice
give_ancillary this accomplice
This is a kick arse Assassin