8.5

Subnautica

Release date: January 23, 2018
Platforms: Mac, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Subnautica Cheats and Console Commands

How to activate the console in Subnautica and a list of cheats and useful commands
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How to activate the console

Subnautica has a built-in console that is disabled by default. To enable it you will need to press F3 to open settings window and then F8 to get a mouse cursor. Uncheck the "Disable Console" option. Once the console is enabled, press "~" or Enter, depending on your keyboard layout. This will open a command input.

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Warning: Using any of these commands will disable achievements for the current game session. Do not forget to save your game before using console commands if you intend to keep playing on current save file.

Console commands list

General commands

  • bobthebuilder — Enables fastbuild, unlock all, nocost, fastgrow, fasthatch and disables radiation, as well as gives the player Habitat Builder, Scanner, Survival Knife and Repair Tool
  • bubbles — Spawns several air bubbles around the player
  • clearinventory — Clears player's inventory
  • cure <value> — Cures the player and all surrounding creatures in the specified range of the Kharaa Bacterium
  • cyclopsupgrades — Gives the player every Cyclops module
  • damage <value> — Sets damage multiplier to the specified value
  • damagesub — Damages every Cyclops on the map
  • day — Sets time to day
  • destroycyclops — Destroys every Cyclops on the map
  • dig <value> — Removes all terrain around the player in a sphere with the specified diameter in meters
  • ency <name> — Unlocks the specified data base entry (If the name of an entry consists of more than one word, write the exact spelling without spaces)
  • ency all — Unlocks all data base entries
  • exosuitarms — Gives the player every Prawn Suit arm
  • exosuitupgrades — Gives the player every Prawn Suit module
  • fastbuild — Makes the player build modules instantly with the Habitat Builder
  • fastgrow — Makes any plant grow instantly after being placed in any planter
  • fasthatch — Makes Eggs hatch instantly after being placed in the Alien Containment
  • fastscan — Reduces the scanning time of the Scanner
  • filterfast — Reduces time it takes to filter water
  • filtersalt — Makes ever Water Filtration Machine on the map to produce salt
  • filterwater — Makes every Water Filtration Machine on the map to produce a Large Filtered Water
  • fixleaks — Fixes the Aurora's radiation leaks in the generator room
  • flood — Floods every Cyclops on the map
  • fps — Shows FPS
  • freecam — Enables or Disables freecam mode
  • gamereset — Resets the game
  • infect <value> — Infects the player and all surrounding creatures in the specified range with the Khaara Bacterium
  • instagib — Enables or Disables instagib mode
  • invisible — All creatures will ignore the player
  • item <name> <value> — Adds the specified amount of the specified item in player's inventory. (If the name of an item consists of more than one word, write the exact spelling without spaces)
  • lldetach — Detaches all lava larva from vehicles
  • lock <name> — Locks the specified blueprint
  • madloot — Gives the player Survival Knife, Habitat Builder, 3x Battery, 4x Computer Chip, 5x Creepvine Sample, 10x Titanium and 10x Glass
  • night — Sets time to night
  • nitrogen — Enables or Disables longer underwater time and adds the factor of decompression sickness
  • nocost — Makes the player able to craft, build and upgrade freely without needing to have required items or resources
  • nodamage — Enables or Disables invincibility for all entities
  • noenergy — Enables or Disables the need of all vehicles, tools and Seabases in energy
  • nosurvival — Disables player's hunger and health, removes sustenance value for items. (Can only be used in survival and hardcore modes)
  • oxygen — Enables or Disables the drain of oxygen underwater
  • playerinfection <value> — Changes the state of the Kharaa Bacterium infection in the player to the specified state from 1 to 5 (Value of 5 will cure the player)
  • radiation — Enables or Disables radiation
  • resourcesfor <name> — Gives the player needed resources to craft the specified item
  • restorecyclops — Converts every Cyclops Wreck on the map into a working damaged Cyclops
  • seaglide — Spawns an unpowered Seaglide
  • seamothupgrades — Gives the player every Seamoth module
  • spawn <name> <value> — Spawns the specified amount of the specified item in front of the player (If the name of an item consists of more than one word, write the exact spelling without spaces)
  • spawnloot — Spawns Quarts, Cooper Ore, Silver Ore, Salt Deposit, Gold and 4x Metal Salvage
  • speed <value> — Sets the game's speed multiplier to the specified value.
  • sub aurora — Spawns the Aurora behind the player
  • sub cyclops — Spawns the Cyclops in front of the player
  • sub escapepod — Spawns a new Lifepod 5 in a random location within the Safe Shallows and teleports the player inside
  • takedamage <value> — Does damage to the player in the specified amount of percent of his health
  • tools loot — Spawns Repair Tool, Seaglide, Flare, Transfuser, Propulsion Cannon, Stasis Rifle and a BuildBot
  • unlock <name> — Unlocks the specified blueprint
  • unlock all — Unlocks all blueprints
  • unlockdoors — Unlocks every closed door in the Aurora and Alien bases (Does not apply to sealed doors)
  • vehicleupgrades — Gives the player every common vehicle module
  • freedom — Sets the gamemode to Freedom
  • creative — Sets the gamemode to Creative
  • survival — Sets the gamemode to Survival
  • hardcore — Sets the gamemode to Hardcore

Event commands

  • countdownship — Triggers the countdown for the explosion of the Aurora's dark matter reactor
  • explodeship — Triggers the explosion of the Aurora's dark matter reactor
  • restoreship — Return the Aurora to its original state. Turns on radiation
  • startsunbeamstoryevent — Triggers the Sunbeam story event
  • infectionreveal — Triggers the animation of player realizing they are infected with the Kharaa Bacterium (This will set the infection stage to 4)
  • forcerocketready — Allows the Neptune Escape Rocket to be launched without disabling the Quarantine Enforcement Platform

Teleport commands

  • warpme — Teleports the player to the last Cyclops, Seabase or Lifepod 5 they have entered
  • warp <x> <y> <z> — Teleports the player to the chosen coordinates
  • biome <name> — Teleports player to the specified biome
  • biome — Shows a list of all available biomes
  • spawnnearby — Respawns the player a few meters away from the original point
  • goto <name> — Teleports player to the specified location

Available location names

  • genroom
  • cargoroom
  • exoroom
  • base1
  • base1a
  • base1b
  • base2
  • base 3
  • wreck [1-20]
  • gun
  • gun_inside
  • gunmoonpool
  • gun_Elevator_Enter
  • gun_Elevator_Exit
  • mountainteleporter
  • prison
  • aquarium
  • antechamber
  • lavacastlebase
  • lavacastebaseinside
  • lostriverteleporter
  • cragfieldteleporter
  • mushroomforestteleproter
  • escapepod[21-30]
  • scatter [31-42]
  • juvenileemperor[1-5]

John Davis