If your opponent has built up a nuke shield, find an area that is important to them (armies, cities, silos, etc.) close to their territory line. Nuke as close as possible to their line, but on yours so that it is not deflected by the shield.
Press ENTER during game play, then activate the following cheats by typing one of the following codes:
CHEAT FUNCTION - CHEAT CODE Enable in-game cheat keys - cheat keys on Toggle game pause - cheat pause <0 or 1> Set all players to human and full map - cheat sandbox Set AI state - cheat ai Machine guns around every human capital - cheat safe Set difficulty - cheat diff <0-5> Display achievements - cheat achieve Force alliance with nation - cheat ally Force peace with nation - cheat peace Force war with nation - cheat war Force encounter with nation - cheat meet Force encounter-off with nation - cheat unmeet Turn off computer control - cheat human Turn on computer control - cheat computer Defeat nation - cheat defeat Victory for nation - cheat victory Show or change technology - cheat tech Show or change resource - cheat resource <+ or -> Add indicated number of all resources - cheat resource all+ Show or change age for nation - cheat age Show or change military level for nation - cheat military Show or change civic level for nation - cheat civic Show or change commerce level for nation - cheat commerce Show or change science level for nation - cheat science Show or change all library tech levels for nation - cheat library Toggle bounding box mode - cheat bbox <0 or 1> Show combat ranges - cheat ranges <0 or 1> Kill object or all selected - cheat die Adjust damage to object or all selected - cheat damage <+ or -> Insert unit or building at pointer location - cheat insert Insert unit or building at pointer location - cheat add Finishes selected building(s) or next item in queue - cheat finish Drop a Wild Bird at pointer location - cheat bird Drop a Nuke at pointer location - cheat nuke Packs the currently selected unit(s), if they are packing units - cheat pack Deploys the currently selected unit(s), if they are deploying units - cheat deploy Increase crafts in a craft-user - cheat craft Toggle full map - cheat reveal <0 or 1> Change game explore configuration - cheat explore
Avoid putting important buildings near big bodies of water or else enemy ships will easily destroy the buildings, and you might not be able to properly counter it. For offense, be sure to take advantage if your opponent builds near water.
Press ENTER to display the chat window, then say the following taunts by entering the corresponding numbers:
TAUNT - NUMBER Yes - 1 No - 2 Maybe - 3 I need food - 4 I need timber - 5 I need metal - 6 I need wealth - 7 I need oil - 8 I need knowledge - 9 Do you need resources? - 10 Little help here - 11 This noob's rushing me - 12 Build more troops - 13 Build a wonder - 14 Work on your economy - 15 Work on your air force - 16 Work on your navy - 17 Wait for my signal to attack - 18 Attack! - 19 Let's get 'em - 20 Guard my artillery - 21 Move troops here - 22 Grab some territory - 23 Gonna boom - 24 Gonna rush - 25 Wanna ally? - 26 Wanna make peace? - 27 Of course you know this means war - 28 Pay up or die - 29 Prepare to be crushed - 30 Who should we attack? - 31 When shall we attack? - 32 Where's the enemy? - 33 They've got air power - 34 Ships ahoy! - 35 I spy a spy - 36 Rare resources for the taking - 37 The city is going down - 38 Check out the timer - 39 Let's set up shop - 40 Wanna bet? - 41 It's on - 42 Was that supposed to hurt? - 43 Have you fixed your little problem? - 44 Good luck with that - 45 Let me know how that works out for you - 46 I may be slow, but I'm ahead of you - 47 Classy - 48 Play the tutorials, noob - 49 Wake me up when your done - 50 Get outta my face - 51 Leave me alone - 52 'Cause you need that - 53 Is it over yet? - 54 Do your parent's know you're up this late? - 55 You okay over there? - 56 And stay out! - 57 Bwa ha ha ha ha! - 58 Have fun stormin the caslte - 59 Random! Random! - 60 RanDOM! RanDOM! - 61 Let the game begin - 62 Dude, we know who you're going to take. Just pick 'em and get on with it - 63 Which part of 'click in' didn't you understand - 64 What's the holdup? - 65 Ahhh - 66 Unh Unh Unh - 67 Ohhh - 68 Ughhh - 69 Uhhh! - 70 We're doomed! - 71 Wanna give up? - 72 Victory is mine! - 73 Oww! My eye! - 74 Not in the face! - 75 Coming - 76 Be right there - 77 On my way - 78 I'm trying to send some help - 79 Gotcha covered - 80 Check - 81 It shall be done - 82 Let me get right on that - 83 Sweet - 84 You da man - 85 That's what I'm talking about - 86 Consider it taken care of - 87 Sounds like a plan - 88 Groovy - 89 Red - 90 Blue - 91 Purple - 92 Green - 93 Yellow - 94 Light blue - 95 White - 96 Orange - 97 Aaaaaaagh! The humanity! - 98 Let me get that for you - 99 They keep on rising - 100