Mr. Play-It-Straight achievement in Kane & Lynch: Dead Men

Mr. Play-It-Straight

Win 50 rounds of Fragile Alliance as a merc.

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How to unlock the Mr. Play-It-Straight achievement

  • tremberztremberz320,471
    10 Sep 2008 19 Sep 2008
    25 3 10
    This achievement can be obtained in player matches as well as ranked matches. To get this achievement, you have to WIN 50 rounds of a merc. To WIN as a merc you have to escape the heist with the most money. To escape with the most money, you either have to be the only one to escape, or escape as a traitor with the most money. I know a merc is a traitor, but just to explain it better, I will class a merc as someone who escapes with their gamertag white. So, if two mercs escape in a round, they split the money between them and therefore none of them win as they both have the same money. To WIN a round as a merc, you have to be the only person that has their gamertag white.
    To WIN as a traitor, you need to have the most money after you have escaped. A traitor doesn't split their money with the merc they escaped with so for example if a traitor escapes with $1million and a merc (white gamertag) escapes with $800 thousand, the traitor would win as they escaped with the most money and doesn't split it. So to recap the achievement, you can only win as a merc if you escape with the most money by being the only merc to escape or having the most money when escaping as a traitor. Hope this guide helps for this confusing (and fustrating!) achievement.

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    tremberzI really can't remember, its been a few years since I got this and wrote this solution
    Posted by tremberz on 18 Jul 12 at 12:33
    Toombs2008I got Mr. Play It Straight when I killed nobody (neither the bots nor the traitors) and collected only 90% of all the money. I played on Hot Coffee with 4 friends. I was the only person who escaped.
    My stasts page says:
    Total Heast Joined: 330
    Heast Escaped : 76
    Heast Escaped as Traitor: 1

    By the way I had exactly 100 traitor kills when I got Mr. Popularity, so it is not glitched.
    Traitor kills: 131
    Personal Revenge Kills: 31
    131-31=100 :D
    Posted by Toombs2008 on 17 Feb 13 at 10:12
    ReaboHeres a guide if you boosting for the long run. And it show a merc win if you would like to use it in your guide :)

    I know i like seeing videos sometimes rather than reading a block of text
    Posted by Reabo on 10 May 13 at 07:11
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  • grasn reloadedgrasn reloaded56,807
    22 Jun 2009 22 Jun 2009
    10 9 3
    Like others allready said, you need to escape as a merc, and you need to be the only merc who escapes in a round (that means you need to be the only player with a WHITE name who escapes!) but you don't need any money. Escapes as a traitor doesn't count (orange). realy.

    Host 3 rounds, 3 minutes, 4 players on hot coffee. There will be 2 cars for extraction. Just go slowly, and don't shoot any of the KI guys, let the other guys do the work.
    The first car will arrive in the moment you exit the diner at the backdoor. The most players don't recognize that there will be only one more car for escape after the first. They mostly go for the money in the warehouse, and if you were slow at beginning, the last car will arive bevor they can collect all the money from the warehouse. So take the car and escape. This worked great for me xD
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    MarkLaing07you need to escape with at least some mony or the win wont count
    Posted by MarkLaing07 on 14 Jul 11 at 19:41
    Moeckelizerthere are way more cars than just the two you mentioned in your solution
    Posted by Moeckelizer on 22 Dec 12 at 21:52
    Assassin CorvoHave you even played the game??? Traitors can win if they escape with the most cash,being a traitor doesn't stop then being a merc-and yes there are way more getaway vans than 2.What you been smoking??
    Posted by Assassin Corvo on 05 Feb 14 at 17:28
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