Gears 5 Achievements are Now Live on Site

By Sean Carey, 19 days ago
The Gears 5 Achievement list was revealed last month, but now the official list has gone up on-site. You can check out and start taking stock of Gears 5's achievements before the game's big release on September 10th or September 6th if you're an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriber.

In typical Gears fashion, there are some hard achievements to crack. 'Seriously 5.0 - Chapter 1' requires completing the Campaign on Insane difficulty, Master Horde & Escape Launch Maps & Characters, reaching the rank of General in a Tour of Duty, and the hardest part of all, getting 20 Re-Ups. Be prepared for the grind!

If you don't have Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and want to play Gears 5 on the 6th, you can get two months of Game Pass Ultimate for just $2. You will also get the two Halo Reach characters, Emile-A239 and Kat-B320, to play as in Gears 5 for being subscribed. Follow the link below to sign up:

2 months for $2
2 months for $2

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There are 68 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Gears 5 Achievements

Name Description Gamerscore
On the Razor's Edge Get 100 kills while inside Hivebuster Venom 10
Discovered the True Threat to Sera Complete all Acts of the Campaign (Any difficulty) 20
You Know I Ain't Going Out Like That Unlock during Act 4 of the Campaign 10
Then We Watch Each Other's Back Unlock during Act 4 of the Campaign 10
Back Atcha Get a kill with ricochet bullets using Jack's Barrier Ability 10
Let's Keep Pissin it Off! Unlock during Act 3 of the Campaign 10
Throw a Switch, See What Happens Unlock during Act 3 of the Campaign 10
Cutting it Close Unlock during Act 3 of the Campaign 10
Pennies from Heaven Scavenge supplies from all fallen Condors in Act 2 and Act 3 10
Shock and Awe Use Jack's Shock Trap ability to shock 6 enemies at once in Campaign 10
Safe and Sound Unlock during Act 3 of the Campaign 10
Seraninja Use Jack's Cloak ability to cloak and execute 3 enemies before de-cloaking in Campaign 10
We Need the Old Plan Unlock during Act 2 of the Campaign 10
Let's Get You Some Answers Unlock during Act 2 of the Campaign 10
That Old COG Technology Unlock during Act 2 of the Campaign 10
Jameson Shipping Depot Unlock during Act 2 of the Campaign 10
It's Time We Fight Them Together Unlock during Act 2 of the Campaign 10
A Mouthful of Boom Unlock during Act 1 of the Campaign 10
Now I Gotta Get Up Again Unlock during Act 1 of the Campaign 10
I Was Born in a Crossfire Hurricane Use Jack's Flash ability to stun 3 enemies at once in Campaign 10
And… He's All Yours Unlock during Act 1 of the Campaign 10
Not There to Buy a Timeshare Unlock during Act 1 of the Campaign 10
My Body is Ready Complete Boot Camp 5
Back on Your Feet, Soldier! Use Jack's STIM upgraded ability to revive a DBNO friendly in Campaign 10
Pass the Soap Pass through a refuge shower with 3 Hivebusters in the same shower cubicle 5
Sire, Interrupted Kill a Sire while it's kidnapping a teammate (any mode) 5
Perky's Revenge! Get a kill with 3 Perks active in Horde 10
BFFs Complete a Versus match with a team of four Level 5 Gears Allies 15
You've Got a Friend in Me Make a new Ally in Gears Allies 5
Did We Just Become Best Friends? Reach Level 5 with an ally in Gears Allies 10
Seriously 5.0 - Chapter 1 Insane Campaign, Master Horde & Escape Launch Maps & Characters, 20 Re-ups, General in Tour 100
Once More From the Top Re-up! 20
One, Two, Three Sorties Complete all 3 Objectives for Tour of Duty in a day 5
Corporal Punishment Reach the rank of Corporal in a Tour of Duty 10
Sergeant at Arms Reach the rank of Sergeant in Tour of Duty 15
LOOTenant Reach the rank of Lieutenant in Tour of Duty 20
I'm The Captain Now Reach the rank of Captain in Tour of Duty 25
Generally Awesome Reach the rank of General in Tour of Duty 50
A Good Plan, Violently Executed Execute 100 Rejects (any mode) 15
An Enemy Among Us Get a kill with a Hijacked Pouncer, Warden, Stump and Elite Hunter in Campaign 15
Jack of One Trade Complete an Act of the Campaign as playable Jack (any difficulty) 5
Jack of All Trades Acquire all of Jack's Ultimate upgrades in Campaign 25
JACKed Up! Fully upgrade Jack's Abilities and Passives in Campaign 25
Gimme, Gimme, Gimme Use Jack's Fetch ability to acquire each Heavy Weapon in Campaign 10
Relic Hunter Equip 3 Relic Weapons at one time in Campaign 10
Relics of the Past Kill an enemy with every Relic Weapon in Campaign 20
It Takes Three to Make a Thing Go Right Complete an Act of Campaign in 3-player co-op 10
Master Escape Artist Reach Character Level 15 with Mac, Lahni and Keegan 20
Who's Your Escape Main? Reach Character Level 15 with a launch Escape Character 10
Master of My Domain Complete an Escape Hive on each difficulty 25
Who You Gonna Call? Hivebusters! Complete 5 Escape Hives as each one of Mac, Lahni and Keegan 10
Brought a Knife to a Gun Fight Complete an Escape Hive without firing a shot on Master Difficulty 25
The Three Musketeers Inflict 9000 damage in Escape while 3 Ultimate Abilities are active 15
Compulsive Horder Reach Character Level 15 with Kait, JD, Del, Marcus, Fahz and Jack 20
Who's Your Horde Main? Reach Character Level 15 with a launch Horde Character 10
Can't Stop, Won't Stop Beat 50 Consecutive Waves of Horde (any difficulty) 25
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle As Jack, convert one of each weapon to Power using the Forge in Horde 20
Withdrawal Symptoms As a team, collect Power from all 4 Power Taps within one wave of Horde 20
And I'll Form the Head! Kill a Boss in Horde while all 5 players have active Ultimate Abilities 10
Homegrown Hive Complete a Featured community built Escape Hive 10
I Made It All By Myself Create and publish an Escape Hive 10
Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship Play a match of Arcade 5
One Sec, I'll Be Right Back Switch characters in an Arcade match and kill an opponent who previously killed you 10
Where's My Product Endorsement Deal? Win 5 matches of Arcade 10
Grind Season Win a Ranked match in each week of a Ranked Season 25
My Place in the Machine Complete placement matches for a Ranked playlist 5
All Aboard the Crazy Train! Complete all Acts of the Campaign on Insane 25
It’s Not Hoarding if Your Stuff is Cool Collect all Campaign Collectibles 15
Gears 5 is developed by The Coalition and published by Microsoft Studios.

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Sean Carey
Written by Sean Carey
Hey everyone! I'm Sean. I have been writing gaming content for various outlets over the past few years while studying a degree in Journalism. I grew up on everything PlayStation — mainly Metal Gear Solid, with a brief foray into the world of Xbox. Nowadays, you'll find me mainly playing multiplayer PC games, but with the recent addition of the Xbox Game Pass for PC, I'm looking forward to improving my TA Score.