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The Eliminator

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The Eliminator

Pacifist achievement in Forza Horizon 4


Survive until the Final Showdown in a Level 1 car.

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This achievement may require several attempts to unlock.

How to unlock the Pacifist achievement

  • terrett101terrett101427,216
    04 Jan 2020 12 Dec 2019 29 Feb 2020
    36 0 92
    Update 2/28/20: Some people in the comments are reporting unlocking this on their first attempt with no issues, so it may now be fixed. Leaving earlier tips below just in case.

    This is currently a buggy achievement and is not unlocking when meeting the criteria. The following might help force it to unlock:
    - Hard resetting your console.
    - "Delete the reserved save space for FH4 under manager game and it popped in my first game afterwards where I met the requirements." - thanks @KabuKiArcade
    - It's possible it may unlock if you reach the smallest circle and the final showdown begins immediately (vs. reaching the smallest circle but waiting on other cars to be eliminated still). This is how I finally got it.

    There has been some concern about how difficult this achievement will be to unlock, and whether it would be too heavily luck or skill based. While skill and luck will certainly help, this is not as hard as it seems. It may actually be harder to win the Eliminator, compared to this one.

    This achievement *should* unlock if you make it to the Final Showdown in a level 1 car. That means no car drop pickups, and if you do enter any head-to-heads, you must not only win, but also keep your current level 1 car. So do not take your opponents car cn_right, or the next level up car cn_left. You must select cn_down.

    The Final Showdown will trigger after the last circle closes and you have no more than 12 drivers left. A 30 second countdown will be announced. Head-to-heads are disabled at this point, so you should be safe for the achievement.

    A strategy I used that worked first time round was to hug the edge of the circle (remembering to move in each time of course), and keep a healthy distance from other drivers. Look for the white arrows on your radar and be ready to move away from them if pink dots appear. It's also helpful to know that if you stop moving, you disappear off other player's radars. This can be good for laying low if you're within the circle, especially if you can hide among buildings too to keep out of visual sight. Keeping distance from roads is also advisable, as every head-to-head will end on a road. By staying away from these, you'll minimize the chance of drivers challenging you immediately after finishing a previous race, especially in the last couple of circles where you have less areas to hide.

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    LavindatharDoesn’t unlock if you win a level 1 car in a head to head and use that to reach the final showdown.
    Posted by Lavindathar on 13 May 20 at 14:32
    SilentRich69Unlocked first time for me, just kept hiding until final circle.
    Posted by SilentRich69 on 14 Jun 20 at 03:48
    PodcirWorked for me. Achievement poped out as soon as the commentator announced no more head to head, kept hidin until then.
    Posted by Podcir yesterday at 22:10
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    07 Jan 2020 17 Jan 2020 18 Jan 2020
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    I found a potential bug/glitch that makes you invulnerable in the eliminator. First of all I don't know if this would work for everyone so I will await for your feedback.

    Firstly, you have to win a heads up with the mini. By the time you have won it and just before the screen to select the new car appears hit the Xbox button. I did it in order to record a video but I recalled that the car selection is timed so I went back in the game. When I was back my car selection was not only cancelled but also my game bugged.

    On the bottom center, the selection buttons were there but with no car selection on left and right. Just the word cancel under the button circle and I still had the mini. I played a while and nobody could challenge me and I couldn't do so either. I couldn't pick drops too. So I made it to the final showdown and that button circle was still there and I was in God mode.

    I hope this works for you and please let me know. Note that I have won the achievement properly days ago. Also note that I have met one player with a mini days ago who I couldn't challenge. This means that they maybe activated the bug intentionally or unintentionally.
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    DaReoCharmerI'll try it but i've won 4 or 5 times in the Mini and this thing still hasnt popped up for me
    Posted by DaReoCharmer on 21 Jan 20 at 20:52
    SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛYes try it please and let me know. Idk if it's a glitch that happens to everyone.
    Posted by SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛ on 21 Jan 20 at 22:25
    SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛDaReo did you try it?
    Posted by SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛ on 11 Feb 20 at 17:52
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