Chest Candy achievement in Gears of War 4

Chest Candy

Earn one of each launch Ribbon

Chest Candy0
2 guidesOnline Game ModeSingle PlayerCooperativeVersusTime ConsumingPartly Discontinued/Unobtainable

How to unlock the Chest Candy achievement

  • D3LTAD3LTA871,917
    15 Oct 2016 12 Oct 2016 15 Apr 2019
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    EDIT 05-Sep-2017: The September 2017 update removed the requirement for obtaining the following 3 ribbons to unlock the Chest Candy achievement.
    Ole! – Grenade tag a bayonet-charging enemy.
    Not Today – Revived every member of your team in a single round of an Execution or Warzone match.
    Smorgasbord – Killed an enemy with each weapon in Arms Race.
    To unlock Chest Candy, you will need to obtain at least one of each of the 141 launch ribbons 138 launch ribbons excluding Ole!, Not Today, and Smorgasbord. These can be found in the War Journal menu. Here are a couple of notes. The main solution is found in the Google spreadsheet below as it was easier to format and filter.

    Chest Candy Google Sheet Link

    Versus - Ribbons must be obtained in the social/core/competitive/co-op playlists - no private matches.
    Horde - Ribbons can be obtained in a private horde match with a second controller/profile signed in.

    For those looking to boost the ribbons, split into two teams of 5. A minimum of 6 people are needed for this, 3 on each side with second controllers. The party leaders need to change their region to a low traffic area such as Australia or South America. This setting can be found in the pause menu. The September 2017 update has removed the ability to change the search region. The next best method is to get the two party leaders to be from the same region that doesn't have a lot of active players (Australia). The party leaders then need to search at the same time.

    I've created a Google Sheet where you can track which ones are still needed. It has a column for game type and one for tips/notes that may prove helpful in obtaining the ribbon.

    Simply 'Make a Copy' and put a '1' in column A once you've obtained that ribbon. Cell A1 is a counter that contains the total unique launch ribbons obtained.

    Chest Candy Google Sheet Link

    Complete list of ribbons are inside the spoiler below.
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    If there are any mistakes or adjustments needed, just leave a comment and I'll update accordingly. Thanks to everyone for the comments thus far. Please comment before downvoting so the solution can be improved.

    Edit Log
    * 18-Feb-2017: Many players report that the Eyes on the Prize ribbon is currently glitched and will not unlock following the most recent update.
    * 07-Mar-2017: Confirmation that the Eyes on the Prize ribbon is no longer glitched following the most recent update.
    * 05-Sep-2017: The September 2017 update removed the requirement for obtaining the following 3 ribbons to unlock the Chest Candy achievement.

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    Scorpiondark24Any wants escalation ribbons? I Need rally, sapper star, Olé and Negotiations Over
    Posted by Scorpiondark24 on 06 Feb 20 at 15:17
    Le Gonk 80Hit me up Gears 4 acheivements
    Posted by Le Gonk 80 on 29 Jun 20 at 08:40
    k devil riderHey All. I'm still after some of these Ribbons but most of my friends are now on Gears 5 and not coming back. If anyone's doing boosting session, just drop me a message 🙅🏻🎮
    Posted by k devil rider on 09 Dec 20 at 10:08
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  • HellessicaHellessica101,328
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    Created checklist app for android with guides. Hope it helps:
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    buzzo9neoIdk why you're getting negative votes, the app does what the guide says. Must be Apple users.
    Posted by buzzo9neo on 12 Jul 17 at 04:14
    Gonzo345Good work, dude. You might consider Xamarin, so you would be able to deliver in on iOS as well smile
    Posted by Gonzo345 on 14 Sep 17 at 05:42
    lBATSEKLATSERlApp works superb indeed, and yes there are always morons that don't appreciate others efforts roll
    Posted by lBATSEKLATSERl on 15 Jan 18 at 18:28
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