Pillars of Eternity 2 guide: console commands, cheats, multiclass, and character creation

Pillars of Eternity 2 guide console commands
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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is an excellent role-playing game and the sequel to the 2015’s Pillars of Eternity. This game was developed by Obsidian Entertainment and published by Versus Evil. With addictive gameplay that focuses on seafaring and island exploration, so beautiful visuals, and many prominent features, this game attracted millions of players from around the world.

For people who are loyal fans of Pillars of Eternity II, finding the way to enjoy, explore, and conquer this game easier is probably their biggest concern. In order to help players to enjoy this game easily, this article is about Pillars of Eternity II guide. This is a detailed guide about console commands, cheats, multiclass, and character creation. Follow us if you are interested in these issues.

1. Pillars of Eternity 2 console commands and cheats


Pillars of Eternity 2 console commands are the best way to help players to enjoy this game easier. With these console commands, you can access cheats and then, enjoy the game easy like eating a delicious cake. More detail, with Pillars of Eternity 2 console commands, you can spawn items, get money without limited, activate the God mode, or level up instantly, etc.

In fact, Pillars of Eternity 2 console commands are very similar to other RPGs of Obsidian and its previous installment – Pillars of Eternity in structure. So, you probably can recognize that lots of console commands of this game have appeared in your other played games.

To access the console commands and enter the debug mode, you need to hit the button ~ on the keyboard. After that, type iroll20s and hit enter the start the cheat engine of this game.

List console commands and cheat

Pillars of Eternity 2 console commands Pillars of Eternity 2 cheats result
AddExperience # With this command, you can add the # of experience input to each member of your party.
AddExperienceToLevel # This console command is used to upgrade level to the # input for each member of your party
AttributeScore (Player Name) (Attribute Name) # In case you want to increase the attribute specified for play specified using the number input, you can use this command.
CraftingDebug This command gives you a variety of crafting material.
FreeRecipesToggle You can craft any recipe without any ingredient if using this command.
GiveItem (Item Name) If you need any item, you can use this command. It will place your needed item in your inventory immediately.
GivePlayerMoney # This command gives you the specified amount of money you need
God If you want to turn the God mode on or off, let’s use this command.
HealParty This command can help you to heal all members of your party and replenish their stamina.
Invisible This command will help you and your party become invisible to your enemies
NoFog If you in the terrain that is full of fog and can’t explore locations, this command is useful for you. It will help you to remove the fog.
Rest This command forces rest instantly
Skill (Player Name) (Skill Name) # This command is used to increase a specified skill for a specified player.
ToggleSpellLimit With this command, you can use spells without any limit.
UnlockAll This command helps you to unlock all the locked chests and doors in the area.
UnlockBestiary If you want to have all entries in your bestiary, this command is useful for you.
Cosmic Bird This command helps to place the secret cosmic bird pet into your inventory.
RemovePlayerMoney # This command is to remove money
SetTime # Use it to set the time
AdvanceTimeByHour # Use it to advance time
FindGameData (item name) This command helps you to display items info
Cosmic Dog Places the secret cosmic dog pet into your inventory
Cosmic Cat Places the secret cosmic cat pet into your inventory

IMPORTANT: When turning on the Pillars of Eternity 2 cheat engine, it will disable all of your achievements for that playthrough. This happens even when you turn the cheats off again. And, using these console commands, you can cheese by your way through all of the combat scenarios, have unlimited money, craft any object without any material. HOWEVER, you can’t unlock any Steam achievements when using these cheats.

2. The strongest Pillars of Eternity 2 multiclass

Pillars of Eternity 2 multiclass is also an issue that lots of players pay attention to. This feature helps to expand players potential class options radically. However, standing in front of too many selections, players will be wondered what is the strongest Pillars of Eternity 2 multiclass. Some combinations below will help you to deal insane amounts of damage or resist the devastating punishment in any combat situation.

The strongest Pillars of Eternity 2 multiclass

Monk/Ranger (Wanderer) With the Kitchen Stove

This is a specific build that revolves totally around only one weapon. This makes the ability of Monk’s Swift Flurry activate continuously. In order to create this build work, you have to go one-handed with a single blunderbuss called the Kitchen Stove. Players can pick up the weapon from Dereo the Lean by exploring the Gullet Narrows and killing some guards there.

This specific build will help you to increase your attack speed and activate extra free attacks when you crit. In addition, when being combined with the enchantment of the weapon, you will get so many numbers of shots from only one single attack. You even don’t need the help of your party members to kill all groups of enemies.

Besides that, when this build work is combined with the Ranger’s Driving Flight ability, it’s so brilliant! It will cause each attack to hit various targets and the numbers of it will make you feel so surprised. Any given attack will also end up bouncing dozens of times and destroy all the enemies in its path. In addition, when being combined with any reduce-reload-speed ability such as Gunner, the Frantic Reload enchantment, etc, it will further increase the carnage.

In general, this particular combo is so effective, powerful. Even in case you meet an enemy who is resistant to the damage and doesn’t die quickly, this combo still can help you to destroy him.

Chanter/Melee Class (Herald or Howler)

Chanter Class

This is also a strong pillars of eternity 2 multiclass. In this combination, your chanter side will take the role of the summoner. Its main mission is to bring out tons of allies to fight for you. Besides that, your secondary focus should be on something that can help you to heal you and hamper enemies. The main purpose is to work well with various abilities of either the paladin or Barbarian.

You should pick the Beckoner sub-class for Chanter because it will give you more minions (although each of them will be squishier). In case you want to focus on survival and using abilities of Chanter more often while jumping into combat, going with Skald is a great choice for you. Although using this way will cost you more, you will get extra phrases to use when landing crits.

Either way, you should pick anything that can hurts enemies and heals you or brings you huge defensive bonuses.

Melee class

About the Melee class, you can choose Paladin to keep yourself alive or Barbarian to increase your damage.

On the Paladin side, you should choose an order that grants Lay On Hands immediately. In addition, Shieldbearer, in particular, can make you nearly invincible because the Lay On Hands will help you to prevent the death for you in several seconds. Besides that, focusing on upgrading your Lay On Hands and choosing any auras that can help you to boost armor, increase the health, or hinder enemies with blindness is a great choice.

No matter what your starting skill is, you should choose Deep Faith at the second level. This makes you get absolutely massive defensive bonuses when choosing the right character that is in accordance with the Paladin order’s beliefs.

Finally, no matter you choose Barbarian or Paladin, let’s load up your character’s inventory with furthermore creature summoning items. Gather enough these things. you will surely be an absolute powerhouse in melee combat.

3. Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation process

The final guide in this article is Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation process. This is also a hot topic that attracts the attention of thousands of players. In fact, in order to open the world of this game and swing weapons at passersby, firstly, players need to create their own character. The tool of Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation works similar to many other games. Players will also have to choose everything for their characters from the sex, race, background, to the weapon. However, before starting this process, they will be required to speak with The Pallid Knight and choose their given legacy.

Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation process

After choosing the legacy, they will be moved to the Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation interface. There, they will have to choose the character’s sex and race. There are total 6 different races, each of them has its own strengths and weaknesses in base attributes and defenses. In addition, all races have sub-races and some of them even have access to their own companions.

Pillars of Eternity 2 character creation interface

This is the time to choose between a single class or multiclass character. With people who are newbies, the single class is a great choice. Oppositely, with those who are familiar with role-playing games or the previous installments of this game, the multiclass character is recommended. With the priority for newbies, this guide is about choosing single class characters.

choosing single class characters

Players can preview the ability of each class, choose one of them, and click “Next” to see all the relevant sub-classes. When they have chosen a class, they will be guided to choose the different class abilities for their character. There are some classes like Ranger, this window is also the place that players can choose their given Animal Companion and give it a name.

Animal Companion and give it a name

This step, players will have to make some important decisions about the base attributes of their character. There are total 15 different points.

After that, players need to choose the culture and background for their character. These choices are very important and affect character’s skills. So, don’t forget to learn more about them before choosing.

character's skills

Click the next button, players will be moved to the next step. In this final step, they will have to choose weapon type and proficiency based on their hobby. There are lots of different weapons and each of them has its own strength and weaknesses. A smart gamer will learn detail about each weapon and consider all of them to make a wise decision.

Conclusion: Above, we have just provided you with pillars of eternity 2 console commands and cheat; recommended some strong multi-classes; and guide step by step about character creation process of this game. Hope that this article will help you enjoy this super addictive game more. If you have any problem need to discuss or know any other console commands, strong multiclass of this game, let’s share with us. All of your contributed opinions will help this article become fuller and more useful for users. Finally, thank you for reading and hope you have a great day!