Cookie Clicker is as simple as it is addictive. The mobile game, now playable on Steam, was initially launched on Sept. 1, 2013, by a sole creator, Julien “Orteil” Thiennot. This delightful idle game has tantalized players’ taste buds across various platforms, including web browsers and mobile devices. With its simple yet captivating gameplay mechanics, players embark on an indulgent journey of clicking cookies to amass vast quantities and unlock a tantalizing array of upgrades. Players can enjoy their game at their own pace or use an assortment of cheat codes and exploits to enjoy the game faster
Cookie Clicker Premise
So what’s the point of this cookie game? Set amidst a world dominated by cookies, the game casts you as a determined baker with a single, delicious goal: to produce as many cookies as humanly possible. Players will endlessly click the cookie in the center of their screen using their cursor, setting off a massive cookie-cooking frenzy. Every click builds your resources, allowing you to upgrade structures and processes like grandmothers making cookies or factories making batches. The game is simple yet addicting. Continue your clicking enterprise and build your cookie empire, or stop whenever you feel like it.
Cookie Clicker Main Characters
The game doesn’t have any main characters but instead has recurring NPCs that help out the players or buildings you can purchase and place. Here is a list of the more popular characters and buildings:
- Grandma: A charming and somewhat eccentric figure, the Grandma is a key component of the game.
- Cookie: The central object of the game, the cookie is the player’s target for clicking and the source of all cookie production.
- Farm: Farms cultivate cookie dough fields, contributing to your cookie production with their bountiful yields.
- Mine: Mines delve deep underground to mine out chocolate chips and other cookie-related resources.
- Factory: Factories churn out cookies through an automated process, introducing an even higher level of cookie production.
- Bank: Banks use cookie savings to generate interest, steadily increasing your cookie count even when you’re not actively playing.
- Temple: Temples are a bit mystical, converting cookies into “divine” power that can be used to unlock various special abilities and upgrades.
- Wizard Tower: Wizards cast magical spells to magnify your cookie production, opening up new avenues for growth.
- Shipment: Shipments deliver cookies from distant lands, contributing to your cookie stockpile and increasing production.
- Alchemy Lab: Alchemy Labs concoct magical potions to enhance your cookie-making prowess and generate more cookies.
- Portal: Portals open gateways to other realms, allowing for extra-dimensional cookie production and quirky upgrades.
- Time Machine: Time Machines utilize time travel to increase your cookie production from past and future eras.
Cookie Clicker Main Titles
The game lacks any type of sequel or other titles in the series. Instead, the game has inspired spin-offs and copy cats. We’ll list the more popular games:
- Clicker Heroes (2014) – Platforms: Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch. Clicker Heroes expanded on the idle game concept with RPG elements, introducing heroes, monsters, and upgrades for both active and passive gameplay.
- Adventure Capitalist (2015) – Platforms: Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One. This game added a business twist to the idle genre, letting players manage various businesses to generate profits.
- Realm Grinder (2015) – Platforms: Web browser, Windows, macOS, Android, iOS. Realm Grinder added faction-based gameplay, allowing players to choose different factions with unique abilities and strategies.
- Kittens Game (2015) – Platforms: Web browser. This text-based incremental game expanded the genre by introducing resource management, technology research, and exploration.
- NGU Idle (2019) – Platforms: Web browser, Windows, macOS. NGU Idle combines traditional idle gameplay with RPG elements like gear and stats, adding depth and strategy.
- Anti-Idle: The Game (2010) – Platform: Web browser. While not released after Cookie Clicker, it’s one of the early games that contributed to shaping the idle game genre, offering a variety of mini-games and activities to keep players engaged.
- Realm Revolutions (2021) – Platform: Web browser. This game builds upon the idle genre with additional mechanics like questing and exploration.
Cookie Clicker Cheat Codes
So the cheat codes are only possible on specific browser. We’ll go over the process for each one than list the actual cheat codes.
If you’re using Firefox, press Control, Shift, and K to open the Cookie Clicker cheat console.
You access the Cookie Clicker cheat menu by pressing Control, Shift and J.
You open the Cookie Clicker menu by pressing F12.
To cheat in Cookie Clicker, press Command, Option and C.
Here is the list of cheat codes.
- Game.Earn(<cookieount>); – earn as many cookies as you want, on top of your current total
- Game.cookies=1000; – set your total cookies to whichever number you want
- Game.cookies= Game.cookies + <number>; – adds the desired amount of cookies to your current total
- Game.cookiesPs=<number>; – sets your cookies per second amount
- Game.Achievements[‘<achievement name>’].won=1; – unlocks the achievement of your choice
- Game.Ascend(1); – ascend to a heavenly space, turning your cookies into Heavenly Chips and Prestige
- Game.AscendTimer=<time>; – change the Ascend Timer
- Game.bakeryName=”<bakery name>”; – set a name for your bakery
- Game.bakeryNameRefresh(); – refresh your bakery name
- Game.BuildAscendTree(); – build the Ascend Tree
- Game.buyBulk=<1/10/100>; – changes your X# buy amount
- Game.CalculateGains(); – calculates gains
- Game.computedMouseCps=<your desired mouse Cps amount>; – change your mouse Cps
- Game.dragonLevel=<level>; – set your dragon level
- Game.gainLumps(<amount of lumps>); – add as many lumps as you want
- Game.Has(‘<achievementme>’); – check if you have a certain achievement
- Game.killShimmers(); – removes all shimmers
- Game.LoadSave(); – load a saved file
- Game.LoadSave(local); – load a local save file
- Game.localStorageGet(Game.SaveTo); – save your game locally
- Game.MaxSpecials(); – get the max amount of specials
- Game.Milk = <amount>; – change your milk amount
- Game.milkProgress = <milk amount>; – change your milk progress
- Game.mousePointer=0; – change your mouse pointer
- Game.particlesUpdate(); – update particles
- Game.popups=0; – remove the game’s popup notifications
- Game.RuinTheFun(1); – unlock everything)
- Game.santaLevel=<level>; – set the game’s santa level
- Game.sesame=0; – turn sesame on or off
- Game.SesameReset(); – reset the game
- Game.SetAllAchievs(1); – unlock all achievements
- Game.SetAllUpgrade(1); – get all upgrades
- Game.Win(‘<achievementme>’); – another way to unlock an achievement of your choice
- Timer.track(‘milk’); – lets you track the milk timer
Cookie Clicker Cheat Codes FAQ
How to get unlimited money in Cookie Clicker?
Does Cookie Clicker have achievements?
Depending on which web browser you were using, follow the instructions from above, and enter in the money prompt.
Yes, it does!
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