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Survivor

Reach Wave 10 in each mission of Special Ops Survival mode.

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How to unlock the Survivor achievement

  • HOBO Gord420HOBO Gord420330,258
    13 Nov 2011 13 Nov 2011
    27 2 4
    As simple as the description says. Survive the first 10 waves of each of the 16 survival maps,

    While some strategies are different, this is what worked for me.

    I used the first few rounds farming points, going for the rampages and killstreaks, and using the weapons that enemies drop between rounds 1-5; the MP5 can be acquired fairly early on in most maps. If you can use those points to buy an LMG by around wave 5 that works wonders for aircraft and juggernauts.

    Try to find an area in each map where there are only 2 or 3 ways enemies funnel towards you and set up a sentry gun or two in the enemies most travelled paths between you and their spawn. When the aircraft come out, find cover! Pop out in between their shots to slam them with your gun; it doesn't take as many shots as you might think to take them out, making missiles not necessary.

    As far as predator missiles go, they are great if you have the points to instantly kill any Juggernauts or aircraft, and if you didnt know, they can be bought in the Air Support Armory.

    I hope this helps, if you can hang out with the same strategy for another 5 waves, you can get

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3UnstoppableThe Unstoppable achievement in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 worth 109 pointsReach Wave 15 in each mission of Special Ops Survival mode.


    Good Luck!

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    HOBO Gord420Reaching, you will get the achievement after you beat round 9, before 10 starts.
    Posted by HOBO Gord420 on 18 Nov 11 at 21:52
    Vulker707Can this be split screen or does it have to be solo?
    Posted by Vulker707 on 04 Dec 11 at 19:19
    HOBO Gord420Either/Or. You could do half the maps solo, half split-screen or any combination, online too.
    Posted by HOBO Gord420 on 05 Dec 11 at 05:08
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  • x JohnnyRogue xx JohnnyRogue x404,568
    21 Dec 2011 21 Nov 2011 30 Nov 2011
    19 3 0
    I am doing video Walkthrough guides(with commentary) for the last four survival missions on Modern Warfare 3, specifically: Lockdown, Arkaden, Downturn, and Bakaara.

    I am putting all of my video walkthroughs in a Youtube playlist, in which you can check out through this link:
    http://www.youtube.com/user/xJohnnyRoguex#grid/user/979A7164...

    NOTE: Please be patient with me, if you don't see the video up yet, don't worry, it will be up soon! I am doing video guides for multiple games at the moment.

    Here is a list of videos I already have uploaded to Youtube:
    (Updated Nov. 29, 11)

    --Lockdown Part I

    --Lockdown Part II

    --Arkaden Part I

    --Arkaden Part II

    --Downturn Part I

    --Downturn Part II

    --Bakaara Part I

    --Bakaara Part II


    Thanks for the support!
    http://www.youtube.com/xjohnnyroguex
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