Two Points achievement in The Orange Box

Two Points

Use DOG's ball to make a basket in Eli's scrapyard.

Two Points0
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How to unlock the Two Points achievement

  • STZ513STZ51377,793
    02 Jul 2009 02 Jul 2009
    48 1 4
    Contrary to what the solution above says, you can keep shooting after the combine get there and only take minimal damage. Afterwards you can either reload or just kill yourself. That said, the most important part of shooting is lining up your shot. Don't make the mistake I made and shoot from far away. It is much easier to shoot close up, as shown in this video.

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    STZ513The game goes in chapters so you may have to play a bit to get to this point, but u won't need to start a new game
    Posted by STZ513 on 02 Aug 11 at 00:13
    ObsessiveCatManFor those who missed the achievement the first time around (like myself) you can get this on Chapter 5 Black Mesa East. When you load up the chapter, it is roughly 12 minutes of story progression until you get to the area to do the achievement. There are no enemies from the start of the chapter up to the achievement.
    Posted by ObsessiveCatMan on 22 Nov 18 at 19:19
    Bully of SmegHow far into the game is this?
    Posted by Bully of Smeg on 02 Dec 18 at 13:30
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  • hard eurohard euro100,407
    09 Feb 2008 25 Aug 2008
    35 1 8
    Save as soon as Dog gets the ball out, and just aim slighty above the net, as the ball will (usually) not bounce too far. If you can't make the basket before the Combine arrive, just reload the save.
    You could save while holding the ball looking above the net, and if it doesn't go in just reload the save and aim higher/lower.
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    hard euroChapter 5: Black Mesa East.
    Posted by hard euro on 03 Apr 10 at 23:36
    ApricotCrocheadGuys, its super easy, you only need to get it through the hoop twice, doesn't matter which direction. As soon as you get DOG's ball, just shoot it up through the hoop, so stand beneath the hoop and shoot up. And if you lucky, it will come back down through the hoop in the same shot, and BAM!, achievement. Least thats how I got it.
    Posted by ApricotCrochead on 20 Jan 11 at 10:31
    ReaboGot this today, thanks for the guide

    thanks Fafhrdd for letting us know which games the achievements are in. Makes planning to get them easier. So many achievements!
    Posted by Reabo on 23 Dec 14 at 16:04
  • Da Letter ZeDa Letter Ze23,788
    10 Sep 2011 23 Nov 2011
    10 0 0
    When u go to the junkyard with dog and Alex u will a have to play catch. Now above Alex is a basketball hoop. I would recommend saving. Now shoot above the net a little bit and if the carbine come befor u get it in just reload the save and keep tying until u get it in it took me for reloads befor I got it. So much work for 2gs
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