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Halo Wars Xbox360 Cheats

DLC Achievements

Unlockable                           How to Unlock
Drain Cleaner (30)Kill 20 enemy squads with a continuous Covenant Leader Power on Memorial Basin.
Killjoy (25)Disrupt 5 active Leader Powers in a single game on Blood River.
Never Leave a Man Behind (15)Finish with 5000 net resources tributed to your teammates on Memorial Basin except in Deathmatch.
Tour Coming Through (30)Hot drop 50 squads to your Covenant Leader in a single game on Barrens.

Unlockable Gamer Pics

Unlockable                        How to Unlock
Professor AndersComplete the Campaign on any difficulty
Sergeant ForgeLoad up HALO Wars on your profile


Unlockable                           How to Unlock
2 Bugs are Better Than 1 (10)Win a Skirmish Game with Dual Scarabs
24 Hours of Quality (20)Play Halo Wars for at least 24 Total Hours
Adjudicate the Arbiter (30)Complete the Campaign on Heroic Difficulty
Alas, Poor Andrew Thomas (5)Collect your first Skull
Backscratcher (10)Complete any Campaign Mission in Co-op Mode
Basically Naive (10)Obtain the Recruit Rank on Xbox LIVE
Battened Down the Hatches (5)Mission 11: Save all the Airlocks
Beaming with Pride (5)Mission 13: Destroy 25 units with the Scarab
Big Al's Scooter (10)Win a Heroic Skirmish Game against the AI in under 10 minutes
Covenant "Hot Drop" (5)Mission 3: Kill at least 5 Covenant Units with the Bridge
Crushed Colors (10)Improve your Score in any Campaign Mission
Detour the Great Journey (50)Complete the Campaign on Legendary Difficulty
Didn't Get To Second Base (5)Mission 14: Don't claim an extra base
Empire Builder (5)Win a game in every Skirmish Game Mode
Endless Fun (5)Mission 2: Destroy every Methane Tank
Epic Grinder (40)Obtain a Lifetime Campaign Score over 1,000,000
Everything's Better with Bacon (5)Mission 1: Ram 50 Grunts with Warthogs
Gallivant around the Galaxy (25)Win a game on every Skirmish Map
Graverobber (30)Collect all Skulls
Halo Academic (15)Unlock 20 Timeline Events
Halo Historian (40)Unlock All Timeline Events
Handy with Tools (5)Mission 12: Repair the Power Core in less than 4 minutes
He's Got The Jack (5)Mission 5: Jack 6 Covenant Vehicles
Ice Warriors (40)Completed Act I on any difficulty
Key to Pirth (50)Completed Act II on any difficulty
Meet Sergeant Forge (10)Completed Mission 1 on any difficulty
Micro Manager (5)Mission 7: Do not destroy any Power Node
Momma's Boy (5)Get a Gold Medal on any mission
Mr. Punctual (15)Finish all missions under Par Time on Heroic difficulty
My Virtual Friends Love Me (10)Win a 3v3 Skirmish game with 2 AI Allies
N00b n0 M0r3 (10)Win a Matchmade Skirmish Game on Xbox LIVE
No Way Home? (70)Completed Act IV on any difficulty
Officer on Deck (30)Obtain the Lieutenant Rank on Xbox LIVE
OMG BFF FTW (40)Complete entire Campaign in Co-op Mode
Own Worst Enemy (20)Get a Gold Medal with all Debuff Skulls Active
Penny Pincher (10)Get a winning High Score with 10 or less Squads against the Heroic AI
Playin' the Field (15)Win a Skirmish Game with every Leader
Ramblin' Man (5)Mission 8: Use Elephants to train 100 Infantry
Ready for the Sequel (75)100% Completion
Rhino Hugger (5)Mission 6: Successfully protect every Rhino
Running the Show (50)Obtain the General Rank on Xbox LIVE
So Lonely at the Top (20)Win and have the Highest Score in a Matchmade Skirmish Game on Xbox LIVE
Sweet Naptime (5)Mission 9: Put every Colony in Hibernation Mode at the same time
The Procrastinator (5)Mission 10: Disrupt all Tractor Beams
The Real Winner (5)Mission 4: Save Adam
Thinkin' about My Doorbell (5)Mission 15: Open the Doors in order
Titan (15)Get 20,000 points in any Skirmish Game
Ugly is only Skin Deep (70)Completed Act III on any difficulty
Walk-Off Winner (30)Use one of the 6 Major Leader Powers to destroy an enemy's last unit
Wall of Recognition (30)Get a Gold Medal on every Campaign Mission


Unlockable Skulls 

To unlock the skulls you must first meet a certain requirement, and then proceed to the location to gain the skull

Unlockable                     How to Unlock
Skull Name: Boomstick (Mission 12: Repairs)Kill 12 Spirit Transports - take a Hawk to the Lower 2 Airlocks and it its right up the Little ramp in the Air
Skull Name: Bountiful Harvest (Mission 14: Reactor)Kill 20 Vampires - head to the Second Covenant Base and its in the Far corner at the bottom of the next ramp
Skull Name: Catch (Mission 10: Shield World)Kill 350 Swarms - get at least 2 Hornets and fly East of you base past the First Tower to a Plateau with covered with Flood Eggs it is in the center
Skull Name: Cowbell (Mission 3: Relic Interior)Kill 45 Hunters - take a Grizzly, Anders, Forge and Your Marines Back to where they were held up on the central pad
Skull Name: Emperor (Mission 15: Escape)Kill 3 Scarabs - Head the to Very North of the Map and its dead Center of all the flood
Skull Name: Fog (Mission 5: Arcadia Outskirts)Kill 5 Wraiths - get a Warthog and rush back up the Tracks to the left of your Main Base and just keep going straight past the split in the Tracks
Skull Name: Grunt Birthday Party (Mission 2: Relic Approach)Kill 20 Jackals - head back to Alpha Base with a Worthog its in the south end of the base
Skull Name: Look Daddy! (Mission 1: Alpha Base)Kill 100 Grunts - get a Warthog and rush back to the front gate of Alpha base the skull is where the Marines were held up
Skull Name: Pain Train (Mission 13: Beachhead)Kill 10 Bomber Forms - head back to the Beginning of the Map by the First Teleporter and head down the Path to a Flood nest and its right next to it
Skull Name: Rebel Leader (Mission 9: The Flood)Kill 20 Flood Stalks - just to the North East of your Main Base is a downed Pelican. Just take a Warthog to claim it fast and easy
Skull Name: Rebel Supporter (Mission 8: Anders' Signal)Kill 750 Infection Forms - head to North Side of the Map where you got the Elephant, head east towards a cliff, But you'll see a ridge. Go into ridge
Skull Name: Rebel Sympathizer (Mission 7: Scarab )Kill 10 Locusts - get a Warthog and take it to the Top Left of the Map where there was 2 Locusts and a Power Nod its right there
Skull Name: Sickness (Mission 6: Dome of Light)Kill 50 Banshees - take a Squad of Marines to the Hanger Behind your Base its right there
Skull Name: Sugar Cookies (Mission 11: Cleansing)Kill 100 Sentinels - take a Hornet to the front end of the Spirit Of Fire and it is right on the nose of the Ship
Skull Name: Wuv Woo (Mission 4: Arcadia City)Kill 50 Elites - where you Set up Base Two in the Streets there are some stairs Next to it leading to a Bronze Statue Its next to the Statue

Black Boxes

Black boxes are found in each level and unlock halo history entries.

Unlockable                     How to Unlock
All OthersWin on each Skirmish map and win Skirmish with each leader
Black Box 01 - Alpha BaseUnder the last bridge before entering Alpha Base
Black Box 02 - Relic ApproachTop left of the map, behind a Covenant shield
Black Box 03 -Relic InteriorOn the small ramp on the left side right at the start, before going inside the Relic
Black Box 04 - Arcadia CityJust north of the starting point, right next to the skyscraper where you can save Adam
Black Box 05 - Arcadia OutskirtsGo down the first ramp as you are fleeing from the Covenant, it's behind a downed Pelican
Black Box 06 - Dome of LightFar left of the map, to the left of where you transport the third Rhino tank
Black Box 07 - ScarabFar right side of the map, in a small alcove with supply crates
Black Box 08 - Ander' SignalNear the big brute fire line at the start, on a ridge to the right
Black Box 09 - The FloodStraight out from the base ramp on the other side of the map
Black Box 10 - Shield WorldAlongside Bravo platoon, which is the middle platoon you pick up
Black Box 11 - CleansingLeft rear of the ship, on wings that slant'll need a flying unit
Black Box 12 - RepairsLeft edge of Spirit of Fire, not far from the Power Core building, on the left side
Black Box 13 - BeachheadOn a ledge near the second set of teleporters, near the Covenant base
Black Box 14 - ReactorUp and left at the top of the first ramp, on the edge of the ramp
Black Box 15 - EscapeDirectly opposite the starting point on the north edge of the map, between the Flood and the Covenant base