Stellaris add_ethic_pop Console Command

Documentation and detailed help with working examples.

add_ethic_pop Command


This command adds a specified ethic to a certain population group within the player's empire.

add_ethic_pop [Ethic ID]


The ID of the ethic you wish to add.


Here are examples of how to use add_ethic_pop.

add_ethic_pop ethic_authoritarian
This command activates the 'Authoritarian' ethic.
add_ethic_pop ethic_pacifist
This command activates the 'Pacifist' ethic.
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Quick Overview

The add_ethic_pop command in Stellaris is used to add a specific ethic to a population unit in the game. Ethic in this context refers to a particular moral or ideological trait that a population group can have.

You would need to specify the population unit and the ethic you want to add.

This command alters the characteristics of that population, potentially impacting their behavior or how they interact with others within the game.

In-Depth Description

The add_ethic_pop is a console command in Stellaris. It adds a specific ethic, or set of guiding principles, to a particular population in your empire.

This command can be very helpful in managing the diverse ethics within your empire. It allows you to customize the behaviors and beliefs of different populations, which could influence their productivity, happiness, and other attributes.

This could be useful when you're trying to manage a multispecies empire with divergent views, or when you want to steer your population towards a particular type of society, such as a militaristic or a pacifist one.

How to Open the Command Console

In Stellaris, cheats are executed from the command console, a text box that you type commands into.

To open the command console press the ~(tilde) key, which is typically located under ESC (escape).

If your keyboard does not have that key, or pressing ~ does not work, try the following keys:

  • ~
  • SHIFT + 2
  • SHIFT + 3
  • ALT + 2 + 1

Type your command into the console, and then press ENTER .

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