Alan Wake

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Alan Wake

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It's Not Just a Typewriter Brand

Defeat 50 Taken with a shotgun.

It's Not Just a Typewriter Brand+0.2
3 guides

How to unlock the It's Not Just a Typewriter Brand achievement

  • Needy GameNeedy Game38,550
    26 May 2010 26 May 2010 30 May 2010
    23 0 0
    use the Shotgun more often, and keep an eye for the ammo because you can carry limited amount of shells
    switch to pump action shotgun whenever possible it is quicker and carry 8 shells instead of just 2
    this is an easy achievement and you can get it in your first playthrough so there is no need to rush or reload sectors as long as you use the shotgun whenever you have ammo

    just a tip : to conserve ammunition try to get close to any unfortunate taken you're aiming at, it's much deadlier at close range, so if possible take out their dark barrier and get close, then shoot them with the shotgun for maximum effect, it is also possible to kill two with one shot which unlocks another achievement
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    25 May 2010 26 May 2010
    18 1 0
    very easy achievement first all you need is a shotgun and play the game threw and kill as many taken as you can. or find a checkpoint where you are loaded with shotgun ammo and theres at least 3-4 taken and just kill them and kill yourself and rinse and repeat because your kills cary over even after you die and do not hit a checkpoint.
  • Killian FraggleKillian Fraggle284,383
    27 Aug 2010 27 Sep 2010
    1 4 0
    As simple as it sounds. Use shotguns to kill 50 of the Taken. You can check your progress in the stats, but this one will almost certainly come naturally.
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