host_timescale Command

host_timescale [Multiplier]

This can be used to speed up and slow down the speed of time on the server. In otherwords, you can make things go in slow motion or speed the server up with this command.


Arguments are parameters that you add to a command. Find information about this command's arguments below.

MultiplierThe number to multiply the time by. Default is 1, meaning no change. 0.5 would make time go by at half speed, 2 would make things go 2x as fast.

Extra Info

Sv_cheats Required? Yes
Client or Server Command? Both
Default Value 1

host_timescale Examples

Find below working examples of this command (copy and paste into console).

host_timescale 0.1

This would make the server run in extreme slow motion (movement, nades, etc would be slowed down).

host_timescale 2

This would make the server run in fast forward. Players would move 2x as fast, etc.


Use this command to save your settings you have changed with host_ commands so that they apply even when the server restarts.