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Marksman achievement in DayZ


Kill a survivor at more than three hundred meters.

06 June 2020 - 3 guidesOnline Game Mode - These achievements require a connection to live services, such as Xbox Live, for playing an online game mode, for sharing content, accessing leaderboards, or validating data with a server.Versus - These achievements can be obtained by two or more players in a face off gamemode who have met the achievement requirements.

How to unlock the Marksman achievement

  • gorlantgorlant329,958
    04 May 2020 04 May 2020 04 May 2020
    10 2 4
    The best way to do this is to find a friend, go to Server List -> Community -> Filters, type in the name of the Server: “Zavod” and choose ZavodTest (or any similar PvP server with close respawns). You always spawn 10 meters away from everyone else.
    You should have few backpacks with a weapon right near your respawn on the ground. Take it, reload it, and go to the main road with a friend.
    Then you have to get as far as you can from each other, lay down, press LS to hold breath and shoot.
    Me and my friend did it with AKSU, the most common AR/SMG in the game, without any scopes etc.
    Take your time, hold your breath, shoot 1 bullet at a time and you’ll get it in no time.
    Just make sure that you only see few pixels of your friend as 300 meters is really a lot hehe.

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    causticBadger3Search for server 666 in community there u will spawn on island with lots of guns in the houses . There is a bridge just stand on the end of both side u will need a friend and shoot.
    If you couldn’t find any server search for vanila you find loot easily but you need to find your friend on this server .
    Posted by causticBadger3 on 14 May at 10:48
    HuNTeRSPAEasy to boost with a friend if you are not a PvP person like me. 😅 You need to find a scope rifle, Mosin or Blaze are nice for it. I recommend also to bring a rangefinder so you make sure that your friend is far enough to land the shot. Good luck. 😁
    Posted by HuNTeRSPA on 15 May at 21:22
    SemiiHxSomeone pm me on Xbox for this. It’s my last one.
    Posted by SemiiHx on 27 May at 08:14
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  • AltageAltage223,392
    14 Feb 2020 14 Feb 2020 14 Feb 2020
    6 2 2
    The easiest way to do this is to just boost. Go on a community server or a private server, (preferably a private server, less people).
    Then, find a gun, preferably a rifle with a scope, if you can find one.

    OPTIONAL: A rangefinder makes this a lot easier, but isn’t necessary. This allows you to see when you’re 300 Meters from someone.

    Have your friend stand still 300 meters away while you take shots at him. It works better if you lower their health a little bit already. You can go ahead and get some bandages on other players in for the “Apply Bandages to Survivors 30 Times” achievement while you’re at it.
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    YoDzIf you have a sniper you can change the range on it by pressing up or down on the dpad
    Posted by YoDz on 11 Apr at 05:09
    TempestiumIf anyone wants to work on this, or knows a server where it can be easily done message me: Tempestium
    Posted by Tempestium on 11 May at 14:56
  • BlazeFlareonBlazeFlareon518,800
    14 Jun 2020 15 Jun 2020 16 Jun 2020
    1 0 1
    This is for those who have been missing shots a lot or need a good location to do this at. I was able to get this achievement with two other guys and we all got the achievement on our first shots.

    1. Get a Mosin and ammo, depending on the server, this will be a pain or easy as hell.
    2. If you have been using some of the TA guides and servers, you are probably aware of the shipwreck (servers would have deer spawn here) and lighthouse (usually spawn) areas. One person goes on the rocks by the shipwreck, the others go stand on the rocks by the lighthouse. Doesn't matter which side the shooter is on, but it's faster to past the gun off to another person if the shooter is by the lighthouse/spawn.
    3. Turn down sensitivity for both horizontal and vertical movement down to the last tick. Your aim will be easier to control.
    4. Go prone, this makes you have less sway in your gun, and even more when holding your breath.
    5. Set the range of the gun to 300m by hitting up on the d-pad when ADS.
    6. Seems obvious but final step is aim for the head and shoot, you have a very small area to hit it but that tip of the sights has to be directly on the head. Take you time to make sure you nail it.
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    LaughinGuoServer:powerthirst deathmatch Pvptest thx me later
    Posted by LaughinGuo on 17 Jun at 12:50
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