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Halo: Reach: Kill 1000 Skirmishers.

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This achievement is for killing 1,000 Skirmishers in Halo: Reach. There is also an achievement for killing 1,00 Skirmishers which you'll get naturally as you make progress on this. This method will explain how to grind out all 1,000 kills while also making progress towards a couple of other achievements.

First, you'll want to head to Firefight in the main menu. Then select Custom Firefight. Using these settings you should be able to setup an ideal solo Firefight for grinding these 1,000 kills.

Map: Corvette
Game Type: Score Attack

Options -
Wave Properties:
-Put Round 1, 2, 3 and Bonus properties to Skirmishers and ONLY Skirmishers.
-Turn off all skulls for all waves including the bonus wave.
-Turn off "Uses Dropship" for all waves EXCEPT for the bonus wave.
-Set the Bonus Wave Duration to 2 minutes.

Wave Limit: Ten Sets
Turn Count: None
Time Limit: I put 60 minutes, but you can put it to whatever you'd like.

Scenario Settings-
Hazards: Disabled
Weapon Drops: Enabled
Ammo Crates: Enabled

Spartan Settings > BaseTraits > Shields and Health -
Damage Resistance: Invulnerable

Weapons and Damage-
Infinite Ammo: Enabled
Weapon Pickup: Enabled

You can mess with the movement and sensors if you want to, but it's not necessary. However, leave the damage alone as you'll also be going for progress towards the 2,500 matchmaking headshot achievement.

Difficulty: Normal

Now start the game and get to killing. It shouldn't take long at all to hit the 100 kills to earn this achievement. I highly recommend you pickup a Needle Rifle dropped by one of the skirmishers and start going for as many headshots as possible so you can get a ton of progress towards Aim for the Head.
Halo: The Master Chief CollectionAim for the HeadThe Aim for the Head achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection worth 38 pointsEarn a total of 2,500 Headshot medals in multiplayer.


Very early on within the first couple of waves you should have also popped:
Halo: The Master Chief CollectionT'vaoan TerminatorThe T'vaoan Terminator achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection worth 23 pointsHalo: Reach: Kill 100 Skirmishers.
EYEHUNTER 42I'm not earning progress towards Double Trouble. I think today's patch fixed that.
Posted by EYEHUNTER 42 on 19 Dec 19 at 01:23
KanchanaburiI also didn’t earn for double or aim for the head
Posted by Kanchanaburi on 29 Jan 20 at 23:56
JDuke705The double clearly states Matchmade game which a custom game is not. Remove that piece as it is incorrect.
Posted by JDuke705 on 25 Apr 20 at 18:16
Reborn InsanityUpdated.
Posted by Reborn Insanity on 25 Apr 20 at 22:20
JDuke705Ty! Updated vote :)
Posted by JDuke705 on 27 Apr 20 at 06:41
Homunculus FuryThis achievement seems to be host only my co op partner's kills did not count for him.
Posted by Homunculus Fury on 30 Apr 20 at 12:37