Stellaris effect force_add_civic = Console Command

Documentation and detailed help with working examples.

effect force_add_civic = Command

Console command

This command adds the civic with the specified ID to your empire.

effect force_add_civic = [Civic ID]


The ID of the civic you wish to add to your empire.


Here are examples of how to use effect force_add_civic =.

effect force_add_civic = civic_agrarian_idyll
This command will add the 'Agrarian Idyll' civic to your empire.
effect force_add_civic = civic_brand_loyalty
This command will add the 'Brand Loyalty' civic to your empire.
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Quick Overview

The effect force_add_civic command in Stellaris is used to add a specific civic to your empire.

In the context of the game, civics represent the political and social traditions of your empire.

You input [civic id] with the specific civic you want to add.

If the chosen civic is incompatible with your current civics, it will be added but remain inactive unless the existing incompatible civics are removed.

In-Depth Description

The Stellaris console command effect force_add_civic = is used to add a specific civic to your empire.

Civics are special characteristics that help define the internal governance or organized beliefs within an empire in Stellaris.

They can provide various advantages, altering the game's mechanics, and shape the empire's identity and gameplay. The effects may range from economic, diplomatic, to expansion possibilities.

The effect force_add_civic = command is useful when you want to diversify your gameplay or incorporate new characteristics into your existing empire without having to either meet the requirements normally needed for that civic or being forced to reshape your civilization.

You should use this command when you wish to introduce a certain civic into your empire without wanting to undergo the typical in-game processes.

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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