Battleship (Xbox 360) achievements

Battleship (Xbox 360)

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Down But Not Out! in Battleship (Xbox 360)

Down But Not Out!21 (15)

Recover 5 ships.

  • Unlocked by 2,600 tracked gamers (51% - TA Ratio = 1.40) 5,118  

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83,269 (58,742)
Achievement won on 15 Aug 12
TA Score for this game: 1,264
Posted on 16 August 12 at 00:05, Edited on 16 August 12 at 00:51
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As PuritanSoul stated, the trick is to let your ship(s) sink BEFORE you start killing enemies. Enemies drop a lot more recovery cards if your ships are destroyed.

A very easy and fast way to do this is on Mission 3, Overrun. The right side of the grid is covered by an Alien turret. The turret can sink a single ship in about 30 seconds. Move your boats in range, let them sink, THEN start killing enemies. Doing this I had 2 recovery cards by the time I cleared the first bunker (thats about 6 dead aliens). Each time you recover a ship, immediately move it into the kill zone and wait for it to sink before killing more AI.

Earned this one before the mission ended. Not sure if difficulty matters, but I was on Admiral.
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