Targetted Advertising achievement in The Orange Box

Targetted Advertising

Pin a soldier to the billboard in chapter Highway 17.

Targetted Advertising0
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How to unlock the Targetted Advertising achievement

  • i5centi5cent146,961
    30 Apr 2009 01 May 2009 11 Jul 2011
    69 2 8
    Heading down the road in the Highway 17 chapter in Half-Life 2, you'll eventually see an overturned semi with other cars, and nearby there will be a small hill with a tree, a dead guy, and a supply crate on it. Run to the top, and there will be a crossbow. Aim at the soldier on the billboard with its scope just a tad bit high, but as long as you hit him, it should pin him. Also, in the words of AbmaOnline, if you manage to hit him and not pin him, you should get the achievement anyway.

    Note that this crossbow can be missed, and that this is the only soldier standing on a billboard in the game.

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    Avrexidthanks I couldn't find the crossbow
    Posted by Avrexid on 14 Mar 11 at 02:42
    ReaboCant believe i missed this first time round. I made a video if anyone was wondering what the section looked like.

    Feel free to include in your guide. Gave you credit also.
    Posted by Reabo on 23 Dec 14 at 16:05
    Jacky chaudthe video was really helpfull
    Posted by Jacky chaud on 04 Mar 19 at 09:47
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  • GerakGerak44,994
    30 Oct 2007 14 Sep 2008
    19 20 1
    As soon as you get the crossbow, there will be a soldier standing in front of a bill board. Stop, take aim and free gamer score.
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    SyntrNot going to vote, but be more descriptive.
    Posted by Syntr on 21 Jul 13 at 12:00
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