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Rise of the Machines in XCOM: Enemy Within

Rise of the Machines36 (20)

This is a rare achievementField a squad consisting entirely of augmented soldiers and SHIVs (min. 4) and win the mission

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Achievement Guide for Rise of the Machines

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Geoffistopheles
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Geoffistopheles
Achievement won on 17 Nov 13
TA Score for this game: 1,353
Posted on 17 November 13 at 16:25
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You'll need the Foundry to build SHIVs, which is unlocked via the Experimental Warfare research. Inside the Foundry, complete the Heavy Weapons Platform project to unlock SHIVs for construction.

The cheapest way to do this would be to build three SHIVs and one augmented soldier. However, to knock out two birds with one stone, you'll want four augmented soldiers at the hefty price tag of $140 and 200 MELD, and one or two SHIVs. Each augmented soldier needs to be a different class, so one Heavy, Sniper, Assault, and Support.

Now take your robotic army into battle. An abduction mission or a Scout class UFO would be ideal, due to the lower number of aliens. At the end of the mission, the achievement unlocks. If you had the recommended four augmented soldiers, you'll also unlock an additional achievement.

XCOM: Enemy WithinBy Our Powers CombinedThe By Our Powers Combined achievement in XCOM: Enemy Within worth 77 pointsField a squad with 4 augmented soldiers, each with a different base ability and win the mission
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