Begins with a Single Step achievement in Halo MCC

Begins with a Single Step

Halo 3: On Tsavo Highway, complete the level without entering a vehicle.

Begins with a Single Step+0.1
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How to unlock the Begins with a Single Step achievement

  • TreysForDayysTreysForDayys505,048
    29 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2014 24 Dec 2014
    102 2 48
    Obviously you just have to complete the mission without entering a vehicle, however I just did this and it didn't unlock. I definitely did not enter a vehicle. However I did climb on a wraith to destroy it and I did get in those circle turrets that shoot purple bullets. Which leads me to believe that one or both of those voids the achievement, so stay clear of doing both.

    Edit: Hey Im Swat says its the turrets that are counted as a vehicle. So do not enter a circular turret on this mission.

    Edit2: Jaucoholic says climbing on a wraith to destroy it also counts as entering a vehicle

    Edit3: There is now reports saying you can climb on a wraith and still get it, it may have been patched or fixed I don't know, to be safe I would still avoid both but of course its up to you.

    DO NOT ENTER A CIRCULAR TURRET OR CLIMB ON A WRAITH TO DESTROY IT ON THIS MISSION. BOTH THINGS COUNT AS ENTERING A VEHICLE AND THUS VOIDS THE ACHIEVEMENT.

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    TornCube20700I did not enter a vehicle, board a wraith, nor a turret. did not pop. Does it not pop on easy?
    Posted by TornCube20700 on 13 Jun at 03:56
    EditedAardvark0Confirmed that this works with Acrophobia skull on Easy difficulty. Don't get into any vehicles or turrets!
    Posted by EditedAardvark0 on 06 Jul at 06:35
    Kaede393I will add it have to be done from Alpha Point. I tried it from Bravo and didn't get it, second try from Alpha it popped
    Posted by Kaede393 on 10 Sep at 17:32
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  • SchiZoPHreNiikzSchiZoPHreNiikz464,051
    13 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2014
    31 4 1
    Simply DO NOT enter a vehicle throughout the entire mission.
    Make sure to play on easy to reduce the difficulty of this achievement.
    Dying does not void the achievement.
    If you know your way through the mission, you can hit par time with ease by walking all the way through.
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    BownzinhoI’m fairly sure you can easily beat the par time achievement and get this at the same time. I missed by two minutes and I went the wrong way on the final highway
    Posted by Bownzinho on 09 Oct 20 at 16:30
  • Shadow 00 FoxShadow 00 Fox630,529
    17 Dec 2014 17 Dec 2014 16 Aug 2019
    22 4 0
    UPDATE August 16th, 2019: Irken in the top solution comments has mentioned about picked up heavy weapons possibly counting as vehicles! Avoid those heavy weapons with your main account also. Heavy weapons are the Covenant Plasma turret and the UNSC Heavy Machine Gun.(You go into 3rd person view when holding them)

    There is a far easier way to get this achievement if you have two controllers!
    Sign-in a guest, and have them use all the vehicles(I've made the mistake of confusing my controllers once, it doesn't work if the guest doesn't get in a vehicle and the main controller does unfortunately). I've discovered that secondary accounts don't teleport into your vehicle fortunately if there's an empty seat!
    I used my main account only for hanging onto power weapons for fun, and generally wasting time. This was much easier than I expected. I did it on Normal as part of the Wheels, Wheels,.. playlist.

    I killed everything, took the driver and gunner out of the first wraith then used that to slaughter everything past that point as well. I never stepped close to a vehicle or anything you can get in or out of with my main account.

    And that's it! I was very nicely surprised with the 'pop' after doing this. smile

    Hey, if you're a pro, you can do it in 4 minutes or less with your secondary controller!! (check out the ridiculously good video on youtube.. )
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