KillAOE Console Command

Documentation and detailed help with working examples.

KillAOE Command

Server ManagementDestroy
cheat KillAOE

This command will kill all entities of the specified category within the specified radius. Types: pawns, dinos, wild, tamed, players, and structures.


The syntax for this command is as follows:


The category for which you wish to kill all entities. This can be:

  • pawns
  • dinos
  • wild
  • tamed
  • players
  • structures
Type: Number

The radius around the player to kill entities in. If not specified, it will default to 2,000.

In-Depth Description

The KillAOE command in ARK: Survival Evolved allows you to kill all entities within a certain area of your character's current location.

The command format is: cheat KillAOE [Category] [Radius].

Category can be any of the following:

pawnsAll nearby pawns (not structures)
dinosAll nearby dinos
wildAll nearby wild dinos
tamedAll nearby tamed dinos
playersAll nearby players
structuresAll nearby structures

This command can be helpful for various reasons such as clearing out an area that’s densely populated with enemies that could threaten your survival, or if you just want to thin out an excessive population in a certain area.


Below is information about the KillAOE console command.

Console compatible
Version added0.0
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Quick Overview

The KillAOE command is used to kill all entities of a specific type within a radius around the player.

AOE stands for 'Area of Effect'.

Command Builder

Adjust the settings below to automatically generate a command. Once you have the inputs you want, click the copy button and paste it into the console in Starfield.
cheat KillAOE


cheat KillAOE wild 1000

This command will kill all wild dinos within a radius of 1,000.

cheat KillAOE tamed 1000

This command will kill all tamed dinos within a radius of 1,000.

cheat KillAOE tamed

This command will kill all tamed dinos within the default radius of 2,000.