You're the Best... achievement in Saints Row: The Third

You're the Best...

Complete all City Takeover gameplay in the Carver Island district.

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How to unlock the You're the Best... achievement

  • drabikdrabik346,877
    20 Nov 2011 12 Jan 2012 12 Jan 2012
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    To complete all City Takeover gameplay in the Carver Island District, you must complete the following:
    - Complete 15 Activities
    - Purchase 8 Stores
    - Purchase 8 Properties
    - Eliminate 8 Gang Ops


    Escort (Tiger Escort)
    Drive around, avoiding the Steelport Zoo vehicles. If the rage meter gets full up, complete tasks to calm the tiger down. Fill up the courage meter to finish the activity.

    Easy: New Baranec. Story related: Act 2, Eye Of The Tiger. $2,000 reward.
    Medium: New Baranec. $4,000 reward.
    Hard: Yearwood. $6,000 reward.

    Insurance Fraud
    Drive to a bonus area and aim to bounce off multiple cars for maximum money and adrenaline. Large car combos can rack up money quickly. Obtain the amount of money specified before the time runs out to complete the activity. If you have adrenaline once the timer finishes, the activity will not end until adrenaline has run out. If you are struggling with earning money in these areas, go to a freeway to get hit by faster cars.

    Easy: Bridgeport. Story related: Act 2, Insurance Fraud. $70,000 needed. $2,000 reward.
    Medium: Yearwood. $200,000 needed. $4,000 reward.
    Hard: The Grove. $450,000 needed. $6,000 reward.

    Move around and use your weapons to destroy as many objects, people and vehicles as possible. To obtain high scores, chain together large combos. Areas of fencing and piles of trash/boxes are ideal for this. If you have access to the VTOL, use this to make the Mayhem missions a lot easier, especially for the harder missions.

    Easy: Bridgeport. $115,000 needed. $2,000 reward.
    Medium: Yearwood. $200,000 needed. $4,000 reward.
    Hard: Arapice Island. $250,000 needed. $6,000 reward.

    Prof. Genki
    Focus on killing as many mascots as you can and evading the traps for bonuses. Shoot the appropriate targets and collect presents to make life easier for yourself. Kill mascots within a short period of time for a combo bonus, and aim for headshots for even more bonus money. Hunters are very difficult to kill. It is often better to ignore them where possible and focus your aim on the easier money targets.

    Easy: Yearwood. $2,000 needed. $2,000 reward (+anything extra you earn).
    Medium: Bridgeport. $3,000 needed. $3,000 reward (+anything extra you earn).
    Hard: The Grove. $4,000 needed. $4,000 reward (+anything extra you earn).

    Trail Blazing (Cyber Blazing)
    Aim for cars and people, but don't hesitate to drive off-course for the flaming areas on the ground for time bonuses. Pass through all of the checkpoints within the time limit to complete the activity, destroying as much as you can in the process to increase the time limit.

    Easy: Bridgeport. Story-related: Act 2, Trail Blazing. 6 checkpoints. $2,000 reward.
    Medium: The Grove. 9 checkpoints. $4,000 reward.
    Hard: Yearwood. 12 checkpoints. $6,000 reward.

    Rim Jobs, Arapice Island. $5,000.
    Friendly Fire, The Grove. $5,000.
    Planet Saints, Yearwood. $5,000.
    Rim Jobs, Yearwood. $5,000.
    Rusty's Needle, New Baranec. $5,000.
    Let's Pretend, New Baranec. $5,000.
    Image As Designed, Bridgeport. $5,000.
    Friendly Fire, Bridgeport. $5,000.

    Harano's Hookup House, Arapice Island. $1,000.
    Olde Steel Factory, The Grove. $8,000.
    Power and Light, The Grove. $10,000.
    Handy J's Lube & Tube, Yearwood. $1,000.
    Chupacabra Casino, New Baranec. $10,000.
    Crackhouse, New Baranec. $1,000.
    Factory, New Baranec. $10,000.
    Hospital, Bridgeport. $4,000.

    Gang Ops
    See the image below (created by myself):
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    Note: If you want to complete an area quickly you can use the 'City Takeover' upgrade, which automatically completes all City Takeover gameplay for an entire hood. Two of these Upgrades can be used in the game. One is purchased from the Upgrades menu for $40,500 (Level 28 required), whilst the other is unlocked as a reward for completing 'Stag Party' and returning Josh.

    Please either comment below or send me a Personal Message if you have any comments or improvements.
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    Awesome guide, couldn't find the last Gang op in Carver Island, never thought to look on the boat. Thanks
    Posted on 18 Jan 12 at 21:52
    smashngrab77Ditto to the previous comment. Thank you very much for making the map. I was missing the boat gang op as well.
    Posted by smashngrab77 on 25 Jan 12 at 15:47
    Snow BrigadeGreat map drabik, I was missing the gang op on the train tracks in yearwood thank you!
    Posted by Snow Brigade on 07 Feb 12 at 07:23
    NoobgamerValboimage is broken
    Posted by NoobgamerValbo on 06 Nov 16 at 10:36
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