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cheat code

In a video game, a cheat code is a character combination that is entered to change the game's behavior. It may move the game to the next level or cause some other action to take place. See Easter Egg.
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The retooled site, available in beta, offers users a variety of improved offerings including new community features, greater search and browse functionality, fast and free downloads, high resolution video, content partner integrations, as well as easier access to video and video game cheat codes.
There is also a direct tie-in for players to win a cheat code to use in the console game upon defeating Apocalypse in the mobile game.
After determining the target, a player must know the legit cause of death -- means no cheat codes -- to kill another Sims inside the game.
com have supplied cheat codes for video games for a number of years now.
If you see a page you will want to save (for example, recipes, a list of cheat codes for a game, or a long article you'd rather read offline), you activate Local Website Archive Lite and go through a three-step wizard to save it.
And the rest of us could have looked up the cheat codes and jumped straight to the anticlimactic ending.
But, just as cheat codes take some of the fun and challenge out of video games, giving companies too many breaks without building in some requirements and claw-back provisions could wind up costing taxpayers.
us while searching for cheat codes for the video game Hitman.
But I underestimated, not for the first time, the powers of the human female and within moments she was performing complex manoeuvres and demanding the cheat codes to get past the level three boss monster like Vicky Pollard after a fizzy drink binge.
The game host then has access to all of the cars, including those only available through cheat codes.