Army Men: RTS Gamecube Cheats and Tips

Get super soldiers, unlock special operations, and more

Army Men: RTS is a real-time strategy game developed by Pandemic Studios. It came out on the PlayStation 2, Windows PC, and GameCube in 2002. It's a spoof of the classic war film Apocalypse Now, where the good guys hunt down the villainous insane Colonel Blintz. If you want some help defeating him, use this cheats guide, along with some tips.

This guide is specifically for the GameCube version of Army Men: RTS. There are also Army Men: RTS ​cheats for the PlayStation 2.

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Army Men: RTS Cheat Codes

The following cheat codes can be used in Army Men: RTS on GameCube.

Cheat Code Effect
Hold Down and press B(2), A, Y, A, B. Creates super soldiers.
Hold Down and press Y(2), A, B, Y(2). Creates super enemy soldiers.
Hold Down and press Y, B, X, A, Y, A. Grants 2,000 Electricity.
Hold Down and press Y, X, B, A, Y, B. Grants 5,000 Plastic.
Hold Down and press X, B, X, B, Y(2). Creates paratroopers.
Hold Down and press B(3), Y, X, A. Grants extra dump truck resources.
Hold Down and press B, Y, B(2), A, X. Turns Green Army blue.
Hold Down and press Y(2), A, B, Y(2). Turns Tan Army green.
Get a gold medal in the indicated campaign mission to unlock the corresponding Great Battle. Unlocks Great Battles.
Get a gold medal in the indicated campaign mission to unlock the corresponding Special Operation. Unlocks Special Operations.
Get 31 Gold Medals. Unlocks an alternate menu background.

Locate Bases and Men Before Facing Them

Go to the Build menu. Select any building. Move it around until red squares appear. You can place the building there because there are enemy units in that space.

Protect Your Radio Operators

You don't have to bring a radio operator with your men to use him. Keep him at your base where he's safe, and call in airstrikes when your men are attacking a target.

Alternate Death Commentary

The voice in the background says different words when certain soldiers die. The default saying is, "Unit lost," but whenever someone such as Riff, Sarge, and other named soldiers die, the voice says, "Man down!"