The Big Apple
|Complete "Black Tuesday" and "Hunter Killer" on Veteran difficulty.|
Before you start, make sure the games difficulty is set to Veteran.
All you need to do here is complete the missions "Black Tuesday" & "Hunter Killer" on Veteran difficulty.
|Rate this achievement||Average Rating (Based on 3 votes)|
|Comment #1 by SGT ESPINDOLA|
Monday, October 31, 2011 @ 10:25:41 AM
Veteran is not that hard for this game
|Comment #2 by Ben London|
Tuesday, November 01, 2011 @ 09:31:43 AM
Will Veteran be available from the start or do we have to complete the missions on a lower difficulty first? Does anybody know?
|Comment #3 by Ehrenfried|
Thursday, November 03, 2011 @ 06:49:53 AM
In the first two titles there was always the option from the beginning to choose veteran, so i'm assuming this will be too.
|Comment #4 by PureBRANDINHO|
Thursday, November 03, 2011 @ 11:12:19 AM
how do you know post 1 must be a fake copie you have eh?
|Comment #5 by Nevander|
Thursday, November 03, 2011 @ 01:27:57 PM
I doubt it's hard considering how IW have made MW2 easier than CoD4, BO was easier than WaW, so naturally MW3 should be easier or the same as MW2.
|Comment #6 by f1rst element|
Thursday, November 03, 2011 @ 07:35:43 PM
@#4 there are alot of people who got the game early like woodys gamertag tmartn xjawz and alot of other people i wouldnt doubt it if he had the game early
|Comment #7 by SoarStaraptor|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 10:23:04 AM
I did these both on Veteran, still did not get the achievement...
|Comment #8 by IOneShotOneKill|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 11:18:10 AM
@#7 I did both of these on Veteran as well....twice and it didn't unlock.
|Comment #9 by SoarStaraptor|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 11:54:01 AM
@#8 Did you ever repeat them over and still didn't get it? I did it too, still didn't work.
|Comment #10 by slostenracing|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 11:58:59 AM
I just got it as soon as I should have, it's not glitched, sure you are playing on veteran? I noticed that there was 4 or 5 different difficulties for this game as opposed to I think the 3 I recall from the CoD4 (which was the last one I played)
|Comment #11 by SoarStaraptor|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 12:10:14 PM
I repeated Veteran mode for this alot, still AM not getting it. I just wish they added a status setting to know which missions you've completed on Veteran.
|Comment #12 by Paratek|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 02:47:06 PM
Make sure that you do the prologue on Veteran also. I did both missions and the achievement did not pop. So I started a new game, thinking that was the problem, and once I got through the prologue it came up
|Comment #13 by IOneShotOneKill|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 03:05:43 PM
Just did the prologue and the achievement popped.
If it's not unlocking you can go to mission select and choose the prologue, it does do a difficulty check, then quit and carry on.
|Comment #14 by UN SUB 1001|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 05:29:14 PM
enjoyed ever second of getting shoot, im diving back in for more.
|Comment #15 by ZombieSlayer11|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 05:33:04 PM
|Comment #16 by JesseJ1992|
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 10:12:14 PM
I've tried it 4 times now and I still don't have the achievement.
|Comment #17 by Evan of Aus|
Thursday, November 10, 2011 @ 02:01:28 AM
To make this one pop you have to watch the prologue on vet difficulty as well for some reason, so select New game (doesn't reset campaign progress) and set difficulty to Vet. Should pop as Black Tuesday loads assuming you've completed the two missions already. Took me a while to figure this out after repeating about 5 times. This will also pop Best of the Best i've you've finished the campain on vet
|Comment #18 by LeeJ2512|
Thursday, November 10, 2011 @ 05:57:59 AM
popped up after watchin prologue lol should say complete prologue, black tuesday and hunter killer so people aren't confused lol
|Comment #19 by Purple Wedge|
Saturday, November 12, 2011 @ 07:08:37 AM
It's a bit confusing this achievement, you have to do the prologue as well as both missions
|Comment #20 by Tang E G|
Saturday, November 12, 2011 @ 10:55:44 AM
Really annoyed i did both on veteran but didnt get the achievement
|Comment #21 by DaltynClark|
Saturday, November 12, 2011 @ 12:05:28 PM
ok for you people who are complaining about not getting the achievement after doing the mission several times, go to mission select and do the prolouge. i did both missions about 4 times each before i figured this out. anyways, great game, epic endin g.
|Comment #22 by CH4IN SMOKER|
Saturday, November 12, 2011 @ 11:21:45 PM
i did them in reverse an it POPED 4 me..hunter killer...black tuesday ...then the prolog.. cant express how important it is to watch the prolog..1 min in it opens up..whos red e for some need for speed the run.
|Comment #23 by stylezdood|
Sunday, November 20, 2011 @ 09:25:58 PM
Note# You must complete the prologue on veteran to get this achievement
|Comment #24 by Cbaseball23|
Saturday, November 26, 2011 @ 03:56:17 PM
the veteren achievements are easy to get you just need good cover where you can shoot anyone
|Comment #25 by GamingTurk|
Saturday, December 03, 2011 @ 09:33:06 AM
I did this twice and i didn;t get it, thanks for the advice about the prolouge (:
|Comment #26 by nomi6293|
Wednesday, January 04, 2012 @ 05:27:19 PM
Follow #12 if the achievement is not popping for you
|Comment #27 by greenscore|
Thursday, January 19, 2012 @ 09:35:17 PM
I was dint understand At first so i did it again like 3 times and I still dint get it and I was really mad and when i learn I hade to look at the prologue in veteran dificulty When i got it I was really pisst off
|Comment #28 by MDaniel|
Saturday, January 21, 2012 @ 12:31:26 PM
How to get Achievement:
finish both missions on veteran SIMOLTANIOSLY then select NEW GAME and difficulty VETERAN and it will appear halfway through the Prolouge (beginning Video) !! :)
|Comment #29 by d3v11s adv0cat3|
Monday, January 23, 2012 @ 03:20:31 PM
you ppl must be dumb you always have to complete the prologue
|Comment #30 by Benb404|
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 @ 04:10:16 PM
Hopefully people are still reading this thread.
Right... I played Vet (by selecting 'new game' and the achievements worked fine up until Mind the Gap till Iron lady, as I did not get the two achievements for these set of missions. I continued on and the achievements started working again for the rest of the game. So I then went back and did the missions from Mind the Gap to Iron Lady. The achievements popped up this time :S confusing I know...
I have all the mission achievements. ALL OF THEM. The one im missing is the main 100G achievement for completing the whole game on Vet...
And no its not Prologue im missing because I just ran that several times from the 'New Game' option and the 'Mission Select' option...
|Comment #31 by StabaCadaver|
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 @ 09:47:44 PM
@ #28. I have nothing useful to add so I'll just say nice job on the word "SIMOLTANIOSLY".
|Comment #32 by SLowRider Dima|
Friday, March 30, 2012 @ 02:08:32 PM
That must be: Complete "Prolouge", "Black Tuesday" and "Hunter Killer" on Veteran difficulty.
|Comment #33 by jslayer2|
Saturday, April 28, 2012 @ 10:30:02 PM
Just this one was difficult, especially with a messed up disc...
|Comment #34 by PeterHoward|
Sunday, April 29, 2012 @ 09:02:32 AM
it would be handy if it said in the description you had to do the prologue as well. liberty taking b*stards
|Comment #35 by adamthe420man|
Friday, May 18, 2012 @ 04:46:21 PM
ya you have to watch the Prologue on veteran
|Comment #36 by Nerdvana Zen|
Sunday, June 03, 2012 @ 12:54:32 AM
|Comment #37 by MrJcfire2|
Thursday, June 21, 2012 @ 06:26:45 PM
Get free Microsoft points at
|Comment #38 by lolsgodquad|
Sunday, August 12, 2012 @ 08:47:29 PM
Veteran mode is a bitch to do
|Comment #39 by GaZa L 2K8|
Friday, July 05, 2013 @ 05:39:03 PM
|Comment #40 by aimedatyou17|
Sunday, August 18, 2013 @ 06:08:09 PM
ok idk why but i beat both levels 2 times on veteran still have not got the achievement do i have to beat the game on veteran to get it or what? i can get all the other achievements that i know of i have 30 out of 76
|Comment #41 by alexlongo|
Wednesday, July 08, 2015 @ 07:24:19 PM
would have never known to select new game first... lol
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