Total Annihilation FAQs
Total Annihilation Hints
PC | Submitted by lloyd pattendenCaptured Technology
To capture the enemys technology you need to build a air transport. With the transport you need wait for there comander to finish building a construction centre of some kind.
After he has send your air transport out to load it and take it back to your base but not to close or it will get destroyed by your base
defenses order your commander to capture it and then you can build what the enemy can build providing that there not on the same team e.g. (arm v arm)(core v core)it has to be
(arm v core). Here is a tip use the cheat
press ENTER +nowisee to show the entire map to you. And heres another tip DO IT EARLY IN THE GAME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.
Total Annihilation Cheats
PC | Submitted by ZiggyCampaign Cheat Code
Click on Total Annihilation's Single Player icon.When the Single Player Game page appears type DRDEATH (it isn't case sensitive).This cause a Cavedog Entertainment bone to appear between the Load Game and Previous Menu icons on the right side of the screen.Clicking on the bone will take players to a special Play Any Game screen where they can play any Total Annihilation mission,even if they have not earned their way to that level yet.
PC | Submitted by Daniel ChouCommander Build Other Buildings
Click on a construction unit and push Enter. Then click on the commander and push Enter again. Commander now can build the building that construction unit can!
PC | Submitted by Mr_ed (Ed_87@hotmail.com)Multiplayer Skirmish
Ten player skirmish: Type [Asterisk]X at the opponent/ally selection screen. To specify another number of players substitute "X" with a roman numeral from 3 to 10. For example, [Asterisk] III will result in a three-player skirmish.
Cheat mode:Begin a game in skirmish or multiplayer mode. Press [Enter] to display the message box. Press [Plus] and enter one of the following codes. Press
[Enter] to activate the corresponding cheat function. Note: Enter the code again to de-activate.
PC | Submitted by GamesRadarSkirmish mode Cheats
Cheats for total annihilation work on skirmish only press enter to get the
line then press +
cdstart cd music starts
halfshot all weapons do half the damage
iwin you win
ilose you lose
noenergy drops energy to 0
nometal drops metal to 0
control# Lets you to control a different skirmish AI.
PC | Submitted by GamesRadarCheat Codes
Press ENTER to get the message line. Then press + and enter one of the following codes. After entering the code, press ENTER to activate the code. To deactivate a code, just enter it again.
ATM Increase metal and energy by 1000
Radar Acts like 100% radar coverage
DoubleShot 2X damage of all weapon fire across board
Contour# Shows 3d contour mesh; replace # with 1-5
Dither Changes the gray line-of-sight to a dither
NowISee Exposes map and turns line-of-sight off
sing Makes the robots sing
NOSHAKE Stops screen explosion shakes
SWITCHALT Allows you to switch between squads with alt+# keys.
VIEW# Lets you see how much metal and energy a player has.
METEOR Random Meteor showers on map
Bigbrother Units say different things when you move them
clock Show game clock
honk Units honk sometimes when they stop