Legendary Map Pack

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Legendary Map Pack

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Alas, Poor Yorick

On a Legendary map, get 3 Oddball melee kills during any ranked or social match.

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How to unlock the Alas, Poor Yorick achievement

  • CadmusTheDragonCadmusTheDragon316,166
    03 Oct 2009 04 Oct 2009
    48 3 7
    Despite the achievement's description say that you must get this on a Legendary map, you can actually get this on Mythic maps as well. I got these achievement the other day while playing an Oddball match on Heretic (which is the new version of Midship from Halo 2).

    Once you have the ball, melee and kill 3 other players to get this achievement.

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    KMetalmindYou have a low chance at Lone Wolves. It´s really rare, but sometimes there´s oddball on Heretic.

    Multi Team seems to have oddball too... Although I haven´t tried myself. I just was lucky on Lone Wolves.
    Posted by KMetalmind on 11 Aug 10 at 13:20
    Wezol TSADouble XP is the easiest way!
    Posted by Wezol TSA on 30 Aug 10 at 07:17
    chicken7613Is there any one, or a group that would be willing to join me to help get this achievement, I need most of the multi player ones,
    Posted by chicken7613 on 11 Oct 11 at 23:05
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  • Delimar xDelimar x79,519
    10 Aug 2010 10 Aug 2010 11 Aug 2010
    34 1 2
    If you don't feel like waiting for the 7 on 7 or the double exp weekend events, go play Rumble Pit, Multi Team, or Social Skirmish. I recommend playing Rumble Pit because you can just leave if you do not get odd ball and you do NOT get a penalty.

    When you do get odd ball, keep trying to get it, and if it is possible, try and knock it off the map when everyone is fighting for it and grab it when it is placed back in the middle. This makes it much easier to stay alive and try and funnel everyone towards you. It really should not take too many attempts if this happens. I got 2 melee kills after someone threw it over, and my 3rd and last kill came from me throwing constant grenades at it till i saw my chance to grab it.

    The below link shows a list of all the matchmaking choices and the game types played in each.

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    Itzz Sh0wt1m3Is it possible to play Avalanche Blackout or ghost town if you haven't got mythic 1 and 2?
    Posted by Itzz Sh0wt1m3 on 17 Mar 12 at 17:56
    Delimar xI honestly don't know. I borrowed the DLC from a friend, sorry!
    Posted by Delimar x on 18 Mar 12 at 00:06
  • DKong27DKong27108,264
    16 Jul 2009 27 Dec 2009
    30 1 2
    This can be gotten on Legendary, Mythic 1, or Mythic 2 maps. In most Social Playlists and Lone Wolves I believe, the oddball is set to Instant Kill. It is easiest in the Double Exp Playlist 3-ball. When you have the ball, there will be an tag on you, so have your allies back you up. Easy on maps with cutoff points that they will funnel through.
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    Wezol TSADo you know if there is a place online where you can see future double exp playlists, like what next week will be and so on?
    Posted by Wezol TSA on 20 Jun 10 at 21:49
    DKong27They have it on the Bungie website.
    Specifically at http://www.bungie.net/online/playlists.aspx
    Posted by DKong27 on 21 Jun 10 at 02:44
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