Cavalier achievement in Halo 3


Score over 15,000 points in the Campaign meta-game on the third mission.

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How to unlock the Cavalier achievement

  • El Chico MominEl Chico Momin56,724
    06 Oct 2007 17 Mar 2009
    67 5 4
    This is a pretty easy achievement. For starters, play only by yourself. Play on the Normal difficulty, and put these skulls on: Mythic, Thunderstorm, Catch, Fog. These practically make sure that even if you don't reach 15,000 in-game, the multipliers ensure you get it. Make sure campaign scoring is on.

    Now, once you're playing. You want to play in a certain way. If you're driving a warthog, make sure a marine is in your turret. The points for any kill your Marine gets goes to you. Also, try to make specialty kills. These are needler kills, sticks, headshots, anything that's above your average kill. These give you extra points. Go for vehicle kills. They give you a lot of points. Try not to die a lot.

    Follow these points and you'll get the achievement guaranteed.

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    Que Lo Que xDDamn achievement is glicthed on me 20,000 points no damn achievement
    Posted by Que Lo Que xD on 27 Jan 12 at 16:41
    yossarianojust a small but important correction, the skulls act as multipliers against each kill, not as stated above where they come into play at the end tally. It is just the time bonus multiplier which is applied against your final score.
    Posted by yossariano on 08 Jan 13 at 12:15
    EthigyUsed the same three skulls (Tough Luck, Famine, Fog) for every mission and it worked great.
    Posted by Ethigy on 10 Dec 17 at 00:24
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  • Andean007Andean00757,586
    06 Jan 2011 06 Jan 2011
    32 3 0
    I found that playing on Normal, with a second controller as a re-spawner (they will continue to advance as you reach checkpoints), and putting on Tough Luck, Famine, Fog, and Thunderstorm gave a beneficial 6.5x multiplier. This method can be used for practically any level of the game.

    Now, level specifics. Drive the warthogs for any possible part of the level you can and don't waste time. Using these tactics I easily surpassed the required points with 50,000 with only dying twice or three times.Good luck.
  • Murder of BirdsMurder of Birds85,116
    15 Aug 2013 10 Sep 2013 10 Sep 2013
    14 2 0
    For this achievement you'll need to earn at least 15,000 scoring points on the third mission of the Campaign, Tsavo Highway. This can be done solo or with a few buddies. (I got all mine solo and using the method below)

    First you'll need to enable either Free-For-All or cooperative scoring from the campaign options. Then select the following for quickest results:

    Normal Difficulty
    Catch Skull - (1.00 multiplier)
    Fog Skull - (1.00 Multiplier)
    Famine Skull - (1.00 Multiplier)

    So you'll be playing on Normal difficulty with enemies chucking nades alot, no Mini-Map, and ammo pick-ups are scarce. However, being on Normal difficulty will make this a cakewalk. And having these 3 skulls on will start your kill scoring at a x3 Multiplier, so as long as you finish the mission within a reasonable time, and die little-to-no times you'll have more than enough points to pop your achievement!
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