Sims 4: How to Do the Motherlode Cheat on All Platforms

Hey, you cheated!

Cheats and cheat codes in video games have been a thing in the gaming industry ever since its inception, with many (usually secret, at first) codes and combinations you can pull off in order to get something that you can’t usually get through regular means. Gradually, cheats in games evolved and can have a whole load of different functions in single-player titles to help the player clear the game more easily, or to have some fun with absurd and irregular game modes.

The Sims 4 is no different, and there are many different cheats in it. In this article, Prima Games covers how to do the Motherlode cheat in TS4 on all available platforms.

How to Activate the Motherlode Cheat in The Sims 4 on Every Platform

EA is kind of strange when it comes to cheats in The Sims 4. They say that they even encourage it to some extent! After all, video games are supposed to be fun.

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In order to be able to type cheat codes into The Sims 4, you need to have the Cheat Console open first. Opening the Cheat Console in The Sims 4 is simple. On PC and Mac, you’ll need to press Ctrl (Command on Mac), Shift, and C together. On PlayStation and Xbox, hold all shoulder buttons at once.

In order to activate the Motherlode cheat in The Sims 4, simply type motherlode into the Cheat Console. It’s as easy as that.

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If you’ve followed the steps correctly, you will net yourself 50,000 Simoleons. The best part? You can do this as many times as you want to because who wants to actually work for their money these days, am I right?

That’s it for this guide! If you need more help in TS4, click on The Sims 4 game tag below to browse our guide archives.

About the Author

Nikola L

Nikola has been a Staff Writer at Prima Games since May 2022. He has been gaming since being able to hold an Amiga 500 joystick on his own, back in the early 90s (when gaming was good). Nikola has helped organize dozens of gaming events and tournaments and has been professionally attached to gaming since 2009. His current favorite titles are Vampire Survivors, CS2, Legion TD 2, Below the Stone, Brotato, Power Chord, and Halls of Torment