Halo Wars 2 Achievements

Full list of all 126 Halo Wars 2 achievements worth 1,750 gamerscore. It takes around 60-80 hours to unlock all of the achievements in the base game.

The base game contains 57 achievements worth 1,000 Gamerscore, and there are 11 DLC packs containing 69 achievements worth 750 Gamerscore.

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  • Surviving the long war

    Complete the Campaign on Legendary (original campaign)

    2 guides
  • Palmer's Pure Gold

    Earn a gold medal on every mission (except Prologue) on any difficulty (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • Gold rush

    Earn a gold medal on any mission (except Prologue) on any difficulty (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • Lone Wolf

    Complete any solo mission on Legendary (except The Signal) with all skulls on (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • Comrades in arms

    Earn a gold medal on any mission (except The Signal) in Co-op on Legendary (original campaign)

    3 guides
  • A little bit extra

    Complete half of the Campaign bonus objectives (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • A lot extra

    Complete all the Campaign bonus objectives (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • Alas, poor Yorick!

    Collect a Skull (original campaign)

    1 guide
  • The tribe

    Recruit or construct 1 of each Banished unit in Multiplayer or Skirmish (Launch units only)

    1 guide
  • Trash compactor

    Destroy 100 vehicles with anti-vehicle units (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

    2 guides
  • Flyswatter

    Destroy 100 air units with anti-air units (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

    3 guides
  • Meat grinder

    Kill 100 infantry with anti-infantry units (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

    2 guides
  • Spare change

    Spend 5 Leader Points in Multiplayer, Skirmish or Terminus Firefight

    2 guides
  • Big Spender

    Spend 100 Leader Points in Multiplayer, Skirmish or Terminus Firefight

    1 guide
  • Space Healer

    Cast 100 Healing Leader Powers (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

    5 guides
  • Overkill

    Destroy 500 units with Leader Powers (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

    2 guides
  • Full house

    Complete Blitz matches as each of the 6 launch leaders (Matchmaking only)

    2 guides
  • All or nothing

    Play all cards in your deck at least once in a single Blitz match

    3 guides
  • Stacked the chips

    Gather 150 Energy Crates over any number of Blitz matches

    2 guides
  • Jackpot

    Play 777 total Blitz cards over any number of matches

    1 guide
  • Firefighter

    Beat wave 10 in Blitz Firefight

    3 guides
  • On fire

    Score 500,000 points in a single Blitz Firefight

    3 guides
  • Paint it red

    Achieve the highest possible kill-streak in any Blitz mode

    3 guides
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Title Update

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60
3
3.70
136,881
8,738 (6%)
1-2h
Title Update
  • Just the facts

    Collect half of the Campaign logs (original campaign)

    1 guide
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Kinsano Leader

74
30
3
3.62
13,831
5,372 (39%)
1-2h
Kinsano Leader
Add-on

Forge Leader

52
30
3
3.90
30,970
17,497 (56%)
1-2h
Forge Leader
    Add-on

    Colony Leader

    69
    30
    3
    3.74
    15,112
    6,277 (42%)
    1-2h
    Colony Leader
    Add-on

    Sergeant Johnson Leader

    76
    30
    3
    3.83
    15,055
    3,804 (25%)
    1-2h
    Sergeant Johnson Leader
    Add-on

    The Arbiter Leader

    72
    30
    3
    3.78
    12,282
    4,769 (39%)
    1-2h
    The Arbiter Leader
    • Trials of the Arbiter

      Win 3 matches as The Arbiter (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • None shall escape

      Kill 20 air units with the Arbiter while raging (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • Time and place

      Trap 100 units with Stasis (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      3 guides
    Add-on

    Commander Jerome Leader

    71
    30
    3
    3.69
    18,331
    4,802 (26%)
    1-2h
    Commander Jerome Leader
    • You've been busy

      Win 3 matches as Commander Jerome (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • And my shadow

      Kill 25 units with Jerome's Command Mantis unit. (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • Alpha and Omega

      Hijack 40 vehicles with Omega Team members (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      2 guides
    Add-on

    Serina Leader

    63
    30
    3
    3.70
    15,502
    8,499 (55%)
    1-2h
    Serina Leader
    • Nothing too difficult, then?

      Win 3 matches as Serina (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • Freeze!

      Freeze 50 squads with Cryo Abilities (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • Insult upon injury

      Shatter 20 squads that have been Frozen. (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      3 guides
    Add-on

    Operation: Spearbreaker

    138
    40
    5
    3.53
    17,656
    1,976 (11%)
    3-4h
    Operation: Spearbreaker
    Add-on

    YapYap THE DESTROYER Leader

    64
    30
    3
    3.92
    13,947
    7,582 (54%)
    1-2h
    YapYap THE DESTROYER Leader
    • You met me on Reach!

      Win 3 matches as Yapyap (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • Piggyback!

      Activate the Grunt Goblin charge 10 times. (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • That sweet smell of home

      Fire 15 methane shells from the Methane Wagon. (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      2 guides
    Add-on

    Awakening the Nightmare

    1,333
    410
    37
    3.97
    24,071
    1,641 (7%)
    10-12h
    Awakening the Nightmare
    • Spreading Darkness

      Win 3 matches as Voridus (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • Cataclysmic

      Kill 50 units with Cataclysm (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • Revel in Destruction

      Use Invigorating Frenzy 50 times

      1 guide
    • Unbreakable

      Win 3 matches as Pavium (Multiplayer, Skirmish or Blitz)

      2 guides
    • Marked for Death

      Paint units using Pavium or Orbital Designator 30 times (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • The Long Game

      Kill 50 units with Mega Turrets (Multiplayer, Skirmish, or Blitz)

      1 guide
    • Smash!

      Gain a gold medal and complete all objectives in ‘What Could Go Wrong?’

      2 guides
    • Serving a New Master

      Complete 'What Could Go Wrong?' on any difficulty

      1 guide
    • Hold the Line(s)

      Gain a gold medal and complete all objectives in ‘Fighting Retreat’

      3 guides
    • The Wave Breaks

      Complete 'Fighting Retreat' on any difficulty

      1 guide
    • Hidden Power

      Gain a gold medal and complete all objectives in ‘Light the Fuse’

      2 guides
    • Tapped

      Complete 'Light the Fuse' on any difficulty

      1 guide
    • We Got This

      Reach the final room of The Archive without calling in reinforcements from the teleporters.

      1 guide
    • Nimble, for a Big Fella

      Navigate the laser defenses in The Archive without losing any units on Heroic or above.

      3 guides
    • Have You Tried Rebooting?

      Complete 'The Archive' on any difficulty

      1 guide
    • Before This Gets Out of Hand

      Complete 'Manifestation' without the Proto-Gravemind exceeding 50% critical mass

      2 guides
    • Clean up your Mess

      Complete 'Manifestation' on any difficulty

      1 guide
    • Banished Prowess

      Beat any level on legendary in par time with a scoring skull active (AtN only)

      3 guides
    • The Brute Side

      Collect every Phoenix Log collectable in 'Awakening the Nightmare'

      1 guide
    • Awake

      Complete the 'Awakening the Nightmare' campaign on any difficulty

    • Again with the Tentacles

      Complete the 'Awakening the Nightmare' campaign on Heroic or higher

    • The Ancient Enemy

      Complete the 'Awakening the Nightmare' campaign on Legendary

      3 guides
    • Watch My Six

      Complete wave 20 in co-op as a UNSC/Banished partnership (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Outflood the Flood

      Build and hold a minibase on every slot of a map at the same time (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Ka-Ching!

      Destroy 20 bonus drops in a single game (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • High Maintenance

      Build 50 barricades in a single game (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Turret Farmer

      Build 50 turrets in a single game (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Pristine

      Prevent the Terminus from taking any damage for 15 waves (Terminus Firefight)

      2 guides
    • Walled In

      Have a wall built on every plot of the map at the same time (Terminus Firefight)

      2 guides
    • Survivor

      Finish wave 5 without training additional units (Terminus Firefight)

      2 guides
    • Terminus Defender

      Get a player score of 500,000 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Terminus Tactician

      Get a player score of 1,000,000 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Terminus Teamwork

      Get a team score of 2,000,000 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Terminus MVPs

      Get a team score of 5,000,000 (Terminus Firefight)

      2 guides
    • Garrison

      Finish wave 10 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Fortress

      Finish wave 30 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide
    • Barricade

      Finish wave 20 (Terminus Firefight)

      1 guide

    Halo Wars 2 Achievements FAQ

    • How many achievements are there in Halo Wars 2?
      There are 126 achievements in Halo Wars 2, worth a total of 1,750 Gamerscore.
      You can view the full list of Halo Wars 2 achievements here.
    • Is Halo Wars 2 on Game Pass?
      Yes, Halo Wars 2 is currently available on both Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass.
    • When did Halo Wars 2 release on Xbox?
      Halo Wars 2 was released on February 21st, 2017.
    • How long does it take to complete all the achievements in Halo Wars 2?
      It takes between 60 and 80 hours to complete the base game achievements in Halo Wars 2.