Mass Effect 2 achievements

Mass Effect 2

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There are 62 Mass Effect 2 achievements (50 without DLC) worth 1,780 (1,355)

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Prospector in Mass Effect 2

Prospector5 (5)

Retrieve mineral resources by scanning and probing a planet in the galaxy map

  • Unlocked by 149,523 tracked gamers (91% - TA Ratio = 1.04) 163,616  

Achievement Guide for Prospector

Wildboy Wiley
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Wildboy Wiley
Achievement won on 26 Jan 10
TA Score for this game: 1,294
Posted on 27 January 10 at 01:08
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This achievement is simple. As soon as you gain control of your new ship, fly out to a planet that doesn't have a navigation marker (meaning, you see the planet, but it doesn't say what it is.

Press [A] to enter the orbit of the planet, the press [Y] to scan for minerals. Hold down [LT] and move the cursor until your controller starts to vibrate, then press {RT] to send out a probe that will then collect the minerals. Achievement Unlocked.
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