How nice it would be to be able to carry hundreds of logs at once or have over 1,000 rounds of ammo. You can’t? Yes, you can! Cheats can make your life in
Sons of the Forest a lot easier.
Here’s the deal: Since Sons of the Forest is still in Early Access, there is currently no officially designated way to open the console to enter cheats or commands. Thankfully, there are once again diligent modders who have made sure that you can use the console with a trick. How to Activate the Console in Sons of the Forest
So that you can use cheats, you must first be able to open the console. To do this, you need a mod that is available on the
Thunderstore platform. Once you have downloaded and installed the mod manager and Overwolf, you can search for Sons of the Forest in the game selection. Mark the game, open the profile, and download the following mods under the “Get Mods” section:
Once you have done that, you must click on “Modded” in the upper right corner. With this, you start the modified game. The console can be opened in the game with F1 at any time.
The Most Important Cheats in Sons of the Forest
If you have activated the console, you have countless cheats at your disposal with which you can either strengthen and change yourself, your fellow players, your environment, or your companions.
The big number of possible cheats is a bit daunting the first time. Cheats for your character
Makes you invisible to NPCs.
Prevents you from ending up on the game-over-screen after dying frequently.
Fills up your needs completely.
Makes you invulnerable (but not your armor).
Replenishes your health completely.
At 0, the game clock stops, so your hunger or thirst indicators won’t drop any further.
Increases your strength to 50 and your health to the maximum.
Lets you sprint very fast.
Lets you jump very high (Attention: Fall damage!).
Cheats for your inventory
With this cheat, you get all items that are available in the game.
With the corresponding ID, you get the respective item into your inventory.
This is what a complete full inventory looks like. Cheats for building
Removes all NPCs from the game, resp. brings them back again.
Freezes all NPCs in the vicinity.
Gravity -100 bis 100
At value 0, there is weightlessness for items. At 11, you also lose the ground under your feet.
Places infinite logs on your shoulder.
The plans from your build book are built immediately.
You can place objects in the world with the appropriate name, e.g. a rock with “rock”.
With two to three slaps, trees turn into trunks.
You can check out on the left whether your cheat is active. With two to three slaps, trees turn into trunks
Makes your environment brighter (especially good for caves).
Changes the weather to rainy.
Changes the weather to sunny.
Saves your game state.
Changes season to summer.
Changes season to autumn.
Changes season to winter.
Changes season to spring.
Changes time of day to morning.
Changes time of day to night. Cheats for fighting
Kills everything (even companions!) within the given number of meters.
Sets fire to everything (even companions!) within the given radius.
Enemies ignore you.
Cheats for your companion
Addcharakter robby XY
Spawns as many Kelvins as you want.
Spawns a Virginia.
Makes your companions, but also all other NPCs invulnerable.
Virginiasentiment 0 bis 100
Sets the trust value of Virginia to you.