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From the Shadows

In Shadows of Evil, spot the Shadowman fives times in one game.

From the Shadows0
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RaiderhornRaiderhorn203,545
08 Nov 2015 19 Nov 2015
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I made a quick video showing where I've seen the Shadowman appear as there is a lot of confusion with unlocking this achievement; How did I see him? What does he look like? Where was he? I didn't see anything, yet I got the achievement?
This achievement will pop if you don't physically *look* at the Shadowman, but appear in the general area he is in, which will make him disappear. You will know you have found him when he disappears, which makes a loud *whoosh* sound. Most likely though you'll unlock the achievement through general play, as I did; if you unlock the entire map you'll get the achievement with certainty.

Text solution where he appears

-Balcony above you in the spawn (Easy Street)
-Spawn ritual location, on the roof through the windows (right after ritual)
-Canal district, behind a red curtain, second floor in the Ruby Rabbit building
-Waterfront district, in the warehouse down by the docks
-Waterfront district, on top of the boat by the docks (right after ritual)
-Footlight district, in the Black Lace Burlesque entrance (look through main doors)
-Footlight district, on top of the kiosk outside the Black Lace Burlesque entrance (right after ritual)

Video solution

The video I made does not include all locations of the Shadowman but quite a few to get you started and know where he appears.



Note: Reports suggest that the New Xbox One experience might cause achievements to not unlock properly, including this one.

If you want to know how to do the rituals, refer over to the solutions written by other friendly TA'ers here:
Call of Duty: Black Ops IIIThe Beginning of the EndThe The Beginning of the End achievement in Call of Duty: Black Ops III worth 97 pointsIn Shadows of Evil, complete all Rituals.
VRS3Great post! Only thing that makes me think of, why when you shoot him the rounds go up by 5?
Posted by VRS3 on 09 Nov 15 at 22:36
VRS3Great post! Only thing that makes me think of, why when you shoot him the rounds go up by 5?
Posted by VRS3 on 10 Nov 15 at 00:15
NitrousSpeedIt's a way to get a head start on ur game if u want a challenge
Posted by NitrousSpeed on 13 Nov 15 at 02:50
Say Goodbye Sirthere has got to be a better guide out here, did the beginning of the end achievement but this never popped, i know theres an issue with the new experience affecting achievements but I'm hoping this will pop, not sure how its done otherwise
Posted by Say Goodbye Sir on 16 Nov 15 at 08:48
RaiderhornHmm, interesting. I'll update in that the New Xbox One experience might be affecting the achievements. Thanks for the info!
Posted by Raiderhorn on 19 Nov 15 at 04:23
dannyleek547What if you're playing with friends, and different players spot him?? All get the cheevo?
Posted by dannyleek547 on 26 Dec 15 at 23:33
snake n0wI got this achievement without even trying, I hadn't even noticed the guy - I got this achievement at the same time as the "The Beginning of the End" achievement - I think this is quite common, if you complete all rituals, you will probably get this achievement as well.
Posted by snake n0w on 03 May 16 at 17:33
RaiderhornYes luke :) Everyone and myself pops this achievement without knowing why at first. I took the time to find out where exactly he is so we know why we're getting this achievement without realizing it :)
Posted by Raiderhorn on 29 May 16 at 18:43
I TRU RELIG1ONSame I completed all rituals and didn't "see" the shadow man once. Yet I still unlocked the achievement!!!!!
Posted by I TRU RELIG1ON on 15 Aug 16 at 19:19
SeitzzLove this, was just going for miscellaneous achievements when this one popped.
Posted by Seitzz on 05 Nov 19 at 18:40