Submitted Stephen Owens, Mar 25 2004 01:24 AM | Last updated Mar 25 2004 01:24 AM
Codes or tricks that are programmed into a game, which give the player special abilities; like invulnerability or extra weapons. Cheats are often programmed into games to facilitate easy testing, and left in to add depth. Many magazines print game cheats that they have discovered. Today many cheat websites now store thousands of cheats for games across multiple game platforms.