Gears of War 3 achievements

Gears of War 3

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Death from Above in Gears of War 3

Death from Above30 (15)

This is a rare achievementUsing the Hammer of Dawn Command Center, kill 50 Locust.

  • Unlocked by 29,905 tracked gamers (48% - TA Ratio = 1.99) 62,822  

Achievement Guide for Death from Above

233,723 (134,006)
Achievement won on 11 Dec 11
TA Score for this game: 3,190
Posted on 12 December 11 at 11:30, Edited on 14 April 12 at 17:30
This solution has 168 positive votes and 26 negative votes. Please log in to vote.
Very easy achievement. But, it only counts kills in the campaign portion of the DLC, not for Hammer kills in Horde. Wait until you get to chapter 4 where you use the Hammer of Dawn (for the second time in Raam's Shadow) and kill all of the running Theron. Keep the cursor just above the bottom seeder so you can kill 3-4.

Once they've stopped spawning, kill the seeders, which forces you to leave the hammer of dawn screen then pause and reload the checkpoint to do it again.

Shouldn't take longer than 5 minutes.

EDIT: Some people are so quick to downvote lol.. The achievement tracker won't appear until you leave the hammer of dawn screen.
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