Remove the Bishops From the Board achievement in Halo MCC

Remove the Bishops From the Board

Kill 1000 Watchers.

Remove the Bishops From the Board0
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How to unlock the Remove the Bishops From the Board achievement

  • MarkyshizzleMarkyshizzle2,214,742
    05 Jan 2015 05 Jan 2015 28 Mar 2015
    259 44 29
    This is an even more efficient way than the other solutions, allowing you to get 6-7 watcher kills in 10 seconds

    Level - Shutdown (Rally Point Bravo)
    Difficulty - Easy
    Incineration Cannon from knight before checkpoint/Binary Rifle from rack

    Simply go until the orange beam checkpoint and have the weapons stated, and watch the video. Please like and Thumb Up :)

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    WeezleramIf the Watchers aren't lining up like they are in the solution video, try moving slightly forward or back each time you load the checkpoint. I found that scooting slightly back and to the left made the watchers move to clump together a lot better. If I stood still where my checkpoint spot was, they would all just stay in four separate corners.
    Posted by Weezleram on 01 Jan 21 at 01:06
    xShoot4WarAmpsxThere is a Binary Rifle on the Gondola on all difficulties. When you load up Checkpoint Bravo Cross the Light Bridge onto the Gondola and to your left between the two ramps should be two weapon crates. The furthest one has a Binary Rifle. I also had a Binary Rifle Knight spawn when the Gondola headed to the 2nd platform. Keep note of where he was kill him and grab his ammo.
    Posted by xShoot4WarAmpsx on 04 Apr 21 at 18:08
    YeksulcmProgress isn’t changing for me. I’m stuck at 65%. Anyone know how to fix?
    Edit: got it nvm
    Posted by Yeksulcm on 03 Mar at 21:11
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  • Arran R WArran R W1,360,595
    12 Jan 2015 03 Jan 2015 03 Jan 2015
    86 6 9
    Since the addition of Spartan Ops, there's a much less boring way I have found to do this. Load up Episode 5 (Memento Mori) Chapter 1 (Spartan Miller). At the start you'll need to run tot he top where you will be greeted by 3 waves of watchers, first one solo, then 2 groups of 7.

    If you're also after these achievements:
    Halo: The Master Chief CollectionKnightbaneThe Knightbane achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection worth 73 pointsKill 1000 Knights.

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    then continue the mission and you will swarmed by a shit tonne (no seriously, see for yourself, this is a justified usage for that phrase) of knights crawlers and watchers.

    It's also far less tedious than grinding those campaign checkpoints as there's an unlimited supply of different human weaponry scattered around to customise your killing sprees with. Enjoy!
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    creeping monteI love this plan. I play coop with my son and we're racking up headshots and assists too
    Posted by creeping monte on 24 Sep 17 at 17:02
    PeddlerofAlcohoThis was easy for killing Knights and Watchers.
    Posted by PeddlerofAlcoho on 25 Jan 21 at 00:42
    CasperWeaselif you are still doing this, 9-3 is better
    Posted by CasperWeasel on 14 Jun at 01:17
  • SashamorningSashamorning2,506,042
    14 Jan 2015 18 Nov 2014 18 Nov 2014
    71 14 2
    Assuming you want to grind this after the campaign, the best place to do it is to load up Midnight, Rally Point Bravo. You'll fight through a couple of rooms with 2-3 Watchers (the flying enemies with two circles) in each room. This is probably the best place to grind them. Take them out and keep reloading the checkpoint until you get enough.

    If you want to grind Crawler and Knight kills, the best place is a little further through the level. Go through the rooms and down a shaft. Eventually you'll go through some portals into a room with a lot of Covenant weaponry. Grab the Gravity Hammer and the Incineration Cannon and go through the portal. That next area has a bunch of Knights and Crawlers, and you can keep reloading that point, too.

    Halo: The Master Chief CollectionKnightbaneThe Knightbane achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection worth 73 pointsKill 1000 Knights.
    Halo: The Master Chief CollectionDogcatcherThe Dogcatcher achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection worth 37 pointsKill 1000 Crawlers.
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    Strategy OnePeople didn't like my image of what they look like lol. I don't see why some people can't just positive vote both solutions when mine shows what they even look like. I didn't even know what a watcher was when I started this and I played Halo 4! Hah. Well at least your getting the votes.
    Posted by Strategy One on 01 Dec 14 at 12:29
    SashamorningI've given up trying to figure out how people vote. toast
    Posted by Sashamorning on 01 Dec 14 at 14:00
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