Around the World achievement in Gears of War: Ultimate Edition

Around the World

Win a match in every Versus map (social or competitive)

Around the World+0.2
2 guidesOnline Game ModeVersusPlayers Required8 Players Required

How to unlock the Around the World achievement

  • BroaBroa120,973
    01 Sep 2015 27 Aug 2015 05 Sep 2016
    68 14 73
    Things To Know
    There are a total of 20 maps that you have to win on.
    This can be achieved in a combination of both Social and Ranked matches.

    A fast way of completing this achievement is to record which maps you have won on. This way you can join a game lobby look at the map and if you have already won on the map, leave the game lobby before it starts and search again. Repeat until all 20 Maps are complete.

    Also, when doing Social, you do not have to play the whole game. You can join right as the game ends and it will still count.

    If you find yourself joining the same game constantly: back out to the main screen, click on Versus then press "Y" and change your region.

    Assume the following maps are in all game modes except indicated otherwise, excluding Boxes.

    War Machine
    Clock Tower
    Old Bones
    Fuel Depot
    Raven Down
    Courtyard (Not Blitz)
    Garden (Not Blitz)
    Tyro Station (Not Blitz)
    Gold Rush (Not Blitz)
    Escalation (Not Execution)
    Rooftops (Not Execution)
    Bullet Marsh (Not Execution/Blitz)
    Boxes (2v2 Gnasher Execution)

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    Darth Maul FTSHow many people are required to launch a match?
    Posted by Darth Maul FTS on 05 Sep 19 at 13:02
    MLGMakunI have problems with this achievement, It doesnt unlock for me and Ive won a match on every map.
    Posted by MLGMakun on 16 Apr 20 at 13:24
    CC141020MLG you have it ^
    Posted by CC141020 on 22 Jan at 10:33
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  • HiddenPrecisionHiddenPrecision926,012
    28 Aug 2015 28 Aug 2015 02 Sep 2015
    32 24 1
    The best and quickest way to get this achievement is to get a decent team of 4 players. Then you want to play Competitive Team Deathmatch. You can play Social too. There are less try hards in social but you shouldn't have any trouble with a party of 4.

    UPDATE: Competitive now includes all maps. I can confirm this as I have just played Subway, Escalation, and Bulletmarsh in a row.

    It cycles through every map in order and there's no way you can miss one unless it gets skipped. Takes 5 votes to skip and you have 15 seconds to do it.

    I just did this for about 10 matches and it never repeated a map. All maps will eventually show up including the rare ones Courtyard, Bulletmarsh, Sanctuary, Process, and Escalation.

    There are 20 maps and 2v2 gnasher Execution counts as one. As long as you stay in the lobby you will cycle through every map.
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    GatorFistMap rotation within a lobby seems to be fixed order.
    Posted by GatorFist on 27 Jun 20 at 17:55
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