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Find a buried treasure.

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How to unlock the Excavator achievement

  • prowlerdanteprowlerdante993,529
    02 Dec 2013 02 Dec 2013
    40 5 4
    During the very first sequence you can unlock this achievement. After you rescue the Merchant as part of the story, you'll be told to go to his ship. Don't. Instead, go to a Cadaver found on the map. This gives you a treasure map, and luckily the treasure is in the same area you're in. Once you've grabbed the map, head south towards a cave. Inside the cave is an X, which will prompt you to dig using the B button. Once you crack open the chest the achievement should pop!
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    StarshadeFPS achievement popped great guide
    Posted by StarshadeFPS on 02 Jan 14 at 21:58
    Bryce MC I found the guide a bit misleading, the cave is actually located west of where you find the map, not south. Took me a while to realize the directions were wrong. You might want to correct the solution.
    Posted by Bryce MC on 28 Jan 14 at 03:55
    filos11 I have found the one in Avana "Queen Anne´s figurehead", used the map, but the achievement did not unlock...anybody still playing this game or can help?
    Posted by filos11 on 31 Jul 14 at 07:48
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