EU4 combat_dice Console Command

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combat_dice Command
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This command fixes the combat dice to the specified number.

combat_dice [Number]



The number you want the combat dice to be fixed at. -1 will give the make the dice rolls random.


Here are examples of how to use combat_dice.

combat_dice -1

This command will make the combat dice rolls random.

combat_dice 5

This command will make the combat dice roll a 5.

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Quick Overview

The combat_dice command in Europa Universalis IV is used to control the randomness of combat dice rolls in battles.

When you use this command and specify a number, all the dice roles in battles will be fixed to that number, removing any randomness.

If you specify -1, it restores the game to its normal state where dice roles in battles are random.

This can be used as a debugging tool or to manipulate the combat in the player's favor.

In-Depth Description

The combat_dice command in Europa Universalis IV is used to manipulate the outcome of battles in the game by locking the combat dice roll to a specified number.

The dice roll is a key element of the battle mechanics in EU4 and by default, it is a random number between 0 and 9.

This randomness can greatly influence the outcome of a battle. However, by using the combat_dice command, you are essentially removing this element of randomness and replacing it with a constant value.

To use this command, you would type combat_dice followed by a number of your choice between -1 and 9 in the console command field. For example, combat_dice 7 sets all your dice rolls to 7, while combat_dice -1 resets the dice rolls back to random numbers. The dice roll number you set impacts the amount of casualties in a conflict in your favor when higher and against you when lower.

This command is particularly useful in scenarios where you want full control over the outcome of your battles. It can be particula

How to Open the Command Console

In EU4, 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 .