This Side Up achievement in Halo MCC

This Side Up

Halo CE: Complete the Warthog ride of The Maw without being forcibly ejected from your vehicle.

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  • BukowskaiiBukowskaii63,199
    14 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2014
    75 1 15
    Confirmed tonight that you CAN in fact use checkpoints and still get this achievement. I tipped over 6+ times during the first checkpoint and 1 or 2 after the second and still got it but reverting to checkpoints. I never killed myself to revert, always did it from the menu.

    I really did it pretty normal, just speeding through and if i tipped over reset to last checkpoint, I'm sure if you went a little slower and stayed on the ground it would take less time over all.

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    EB89AUCan also confirm checkpoints work, I got two other achievements during this run.

    The grunt talking and Rex

    Just revert checkpoint if you flip

    I managed to get a nice checkpoint right after foe hammer
    Posted by EB89AU on 08 Mar 20 at 04:42
    DGSURFER14 aug 2020. Used Bandanna and grunts birthday party on easy. First checkpoint just after lift stops reloded to many times, second on bridge did not need. Almost flipped once but jumped out.
    Posted by DGSURFER on 14 Aug 20 at 18:33
    Pmalone6This won't apply to many situations but in case you want to unlock this achievement and not the one for beating the level or beating the campaign - it will unlock during the cut scene and you can dashboard out before getting to wrap up screen where the others will pop.
    Posted by Pmalone6 on 22 Oct 20 at 20:18
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  • cobaloscobalos840,971
    02 Jan 2015 02 Jan 2015
    26 1 2
    To add to other sulotions: you can actually tip the warthog and still get the achievement as long as you are not forcibly ejected. Meaning that when it seems that you are about to lose control of your vehicle, immediately press X to get out of the car. If you are able to trigger the exiting animation, the game does not count that as an ejection.

    I managed to escape a crash twice in my final run and got the achievement.
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    FoolsAndKingsI agree with this. My mate just got it and I flipped the warthog on a jump, but it was my fault and we were not blown out.
    Posted by FoolsAndKings on 28 May 15 at 07:47
    Dan vasNormandyThumbs up from me,awesome tip!
    Posted by Dan vasNormandy on 30 Nov 15 at 01:05
  • LifeExpectancyLifeExpectancy1,647,307
    14 Nov 2014 26 Jan 2015
    17 0 0
    Level: The Maw - Now for the level-specific achievement. In the harrowing ride through explosions and flood, you must keep your Warthog upright. As with so many others, this one will be easier for you on a lower difficulty and isn’t tied to Legendary, so take that into account before making too many attempts at it on Legendary. The biggest hurdles here are making sure you don’t catch the lip of a ramp wrong and flip your hog, and to avoid getting too close to the exploding flood enemies.
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