Cheating's become a bit of a lost art. With the advent of micro-transactions and the 'free-to-play, pay-to-win' model becoming the norm, cheat codes passed from hand to hand like microfilm in post-war East Germany are all but non-existent.

Sure, the Internet is a beautiful god that dictates our lives, but whatever happened to hearing about the Mortal Kombat blood code from the seedy arcade owner? Oh, right, arcades have gone the way of women's shoulder pads. Read on for 50 of the greatest cheat codes ever discovered in video games.

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