Counterattack achievement in BioShock 2 (Xbox 360)

Counterattack

Kill an enemy with its own projectile

Counterattack0
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How to unlock the Counterattack achievement

  • PrimeiusPrimeius92,793
    11 Feb 2010 11 Feb 2010
    65 4 10
    Very simple achievement. By far the easiest way to do this I found was to use one of the cannon turrets. Simply wait for it to fire at you, grab the shell with telekinesis power and throw it right back at it.

    Cannon turrets aren't that common, but you'll come across a fair few along the way while completing the single player. Just stick with it and you'll find one eventually.

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    KrandorListing levels and locations for some of the turrets would make this solution better.
    Posted by Krandor on 07 Nov 10 at 04:21
    MarioTooApparently, your answer is right there. People vote negatively because not only do they want a solution, they want you to do every bit of leg-work as well.
    Posted by MarioToo on 13 Jan 11 at 01:46
    PensFan4Life71it does not work on Minervas Den,tried it like 3 times no pop!
    Posted by PensFan4Life71 on 08 Jul 12 at 16:45
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  • kirst fenixkirst fenix86,879
    19 Feb 2010 19 Feb 2010 29 Apr 2010
    26 1 1
    I also found with a Houdini Splicer, you can "grab" & throw the balls of fire they throw at you. Hope this helps if you can't find many turrets later in the game.
    When I say "grab" I mean use telekenesis to stop it from hitting you, then aiming it back at the Houdini Splicer.
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    BobWingsConfirmed this technique, it worked like a charm on the houdinis!
    Posted by BobWings on 14 Mar 10 at 04:22
  • Brenin WatsonBrenin Watson665,599
    29 May 2010 27 Sep 2010
    18 1 0
    Use telekinesis to send a missile or grenade at the person or turret that shot it at you.
    Be quick and shoot it back fast, because it may explode in your face.
    Keep in mind you have to KILL them with it.
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