The Photon Man is a cheat unit in Age of Empires. It can only by activated by typing in the cheat code "PHOTON MAN" into the chat box function. Once the code is typed, the unit spawns immediately at the Town Center. Building a new Town Center automatically spawns the unit at that Town Center.
This creates a trooper in a futuristic looking astronaut suit with a laser gun. The unit attacks every 1/10th of a second, deals 15 damage, have 15 range and 100 hit points. Due to its attack and range it is virtually indestructible. However, use it with caution as it is vulnerable to conversion if the unit is left unsupervised.