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Bomb Expert achievement in Decay

Bomb Expert

Disarm the bomb in 40 seconds in Part 4.

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How to unlock the Bomb Expert achievement

  • SashamorningSashamorning
    31 Oct 2019 31 Oct 2019 31 Oct 2019
    You have to finish the puzzle with at least 1:20 left on the clock. There isn't much room to spare. The goal is to get both the red path and the blue path to cross the board.


    Use the screwdriver on the puzzle, but DON'T TOUCH ANYTHING YET.

    This is difficult to explain, but it works. There are 17 screws you can turn. You can do it in any order you like, but to save time, it's easiest to go right across the first row, left along the second, right along the third, and so on.

    You move your cursor over the screw with LS, press cn_A, press right on the LS the number of times, then press cn_A again.

    IMPORTANT: Pause after each screw to review the solution. A picture of the solution is in the spoiler since it seems to break the page.

    Here's the solution, starting with the top row (L to R):
    1st x1
    2nd x3
    3rd x 2

    2nd row (R to L):
    4th x2
    3rd x1
    2nd x1
    1st x2

    3rd row (L to R)
    1st x1
    2nd x1
    3rd x2

    4th row (R to L)
    4th x1
    3rd x3
    2nd x1
    1st - SKIP, go to next row

    5th row (L to R)
    1st x2
    2nd x2
    3rd - Don't need, puzzle should stop here and the achievement should pop. I did it with 1:22 to spare.

    If you get to 1:20, quit to the main menu and continue. You'll be back before the puzzle again.

    Hope this helps!

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    SpiralOut46and2Just got it with 1:29 to spare using your method! Thank you. 👍😊
    Posted by SpiralOut46and2 on 05 Jan 20 at 20:11
    Posted by Lavindathar on 12 Jan 20 at 23:58
    souIflayerI did this with 1:33 to spare, perfect guide
    Posted by souIflayer on 02 May 20 at 21:17
    WicelowAwesome guide. 1m24 remaining.
    Posted by Wicelow on 03 May 20 at 19:58
    TobyLinnGreat guide. I couldn't pause the game at all while the bomb was ticking though. Pushing the Xbox home button would pause it. I had to dashboard, quit and reload every time I went over the 40 seconds. Memorizing the sequences helped so I could do it fast, had to practice about 10 times before I got it.
    Posted by TobyLinn on 15 May 20 at 01:51
    Nemesis roosterAwesome, thank you so much!
    Posted by Nemesis rooster on 08 Aug 20 at 23:28
    DooMiNaTriXxTried this like 10xs before i found your solution!! Thank you so much
    Posted by DooMiNaTriXx on 23 Apr 21 at 22:47
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