Guide By: Fizzmatix
- Estimated achievement difficulty: 6/10
This is the perfect game for anyone who loves Ghostbusters, before you start reading this guide I must stress that 2 achievements are currently unobtainable due to some error in coding or a bug in the game. You will not be able to earn "No Job to Big' or "Payday", however hard you try the requirements for these achievements just can't be met at this moment in time.
Before you start playing your going to have to decide which route you want to take, you can either do the harder route or the easier route. The easy route is playing the game on easy and getting all collectables, ghosts scans, water fountains and $3 million achievements. The harder route will involve the same but playing through on professional and then going back.
The achievements for this game aren't to complicated and shouldn't prove to much of a challenge but if your after a 100% completed game you may want to hold off until the game has been patched. Both easy and hard difficulties are quite easy and shouldn't cause you to many issues as you battle your way through all the ghosts and ghouls.
|We Came, We Saw...||50|
|Complete the game on 'Casual' or 'Experienced' difficulty.|
Completing the game on casual shouldn't be to difficult for most players. Most players should do at least one run through on casual to get a feel for the game and to learn the levels.
|Are You A God?||100|
|Complete the game on 'Professional' difficulty.||(13)|
As most hard difficulties prove a challenge for some players this might be quite a challenge for some and not so for others. Just take your time and play through the game on casual to get a feel for all the controls and how everything works. Each ghost will need to be approached with in a different method and each creature you run into will need to be tackled with caution.
|Slam dunk a ghost into a trap.|
Required Upgrade: Slam Trap, all upgrades are accessible from the pause menu.
|Trap a ghost using the Slime Tether.|
Before you can do this you will need the Slime Tether add on for your Proton Pack. You will be given this as you progress through the game.
|Trap a ghost using the Stasis Stream.||(2)|
Before you can do this you will need the Stasis Stream add on for your Proton Pack. You will be given this as you progress through the game.
|I Ain't 'Fraid of No Ghost!||10|
|Trap a ghost.|
You will get this within the tutorial, just drop a trap when indicated by pressing and draw the ghost to the trap.
|Aim for the Flat Top!||10|
|Eliminate a creature.|
Creatures are anything that aren't human, and show up as a ghost. Book monsters, golems, killer chandeliers etc. The first one you encounter will be in the kitchen of the Sedgewick hotel.
|Heat 'Em Up||20|
|Purchase all upgrades for the Proton Gun.|
See "We Have the Tools!"
Total - $37,500
|Mother Pus Bucket!||20|
|Purchase all upgrades for the Slime Gun.|
See "We Have the Tools!"
Total - $20,000
|We be fast! They be slow!||20|
|Purchase all upgrades for the Dark Matter Generator.|
See "We Have the Tools!"
Total - $38,000
|I Don't Want My Face Burned Off||20|
|Purchase all upgrades for the Meson Collider.|
See "We Have the Tools!"
Total - $35,000
|We Have the Tools!||40|
|Purchase all available equipment upgrades.||(2)|
As you progress through the game you will earn money from capturing ghosts, killing creatures and saving the day. Save up enough money for your upgrades, I suggest upgrading your Proton Pack as soon as you can followed by the slam trap. You will earn plenty of money through the campaign so there is no need to worry about missing any of these upgrades.
Total - $36,000
|Complete the game with more than $3,000,000 in property damage.||(6)|
This is a lot easier than it sounds but if your not really paying attention you could miss this achievement. You should break enough stuff without having to worry about this achievement but if you want to make sure you get it once you get to the museum you can play through the "American History" checkpoint a few times. This exhibit will earn you at least $1 million worth of damage on each run. You must make it to the next room so the game saves your data at the checkpoint save, Repeat this as needed.
|Nice Shootin', Tex!||30|
|Complete the game with less than $100,000 in property damage.||(19)|
Before you attempt this achievement you must be prepared to start over, a simple mistake such as shooting a car can compromise this achievement. Let your team do most of the work and hold back in a corner, make sure you check your stats all the time to see if your under the required amount. This isn't impossible but it requires patience, The two levels to avoid causing any damage on are "Times Square" and "The Museum of History".
|...And You Want to Keep It?||20|
|Collect a Cursed Artifact.|
See "Spores, Molds, and Fungus"
|Spores, Molds, and Fungus||40|
|Collect all Cursed Artifacts.|
Using your PKE scanner by pressing you will be prompted when an artifact will be close by. Artifacts have a purple glow to them while using the PKE meter so they quite distinctive.
|I'm Picking Up A Signal...||20|
|Obtain a 100% PKE scan on a paranormal creature.||(2)|
Creatures are either objects or things, you can tell a ghost apart from a create as all ghosts look human. There are plenty of them in the game just decide which one you want to scan. The first creature you run into is the fish ghost in the kitchen of the Sedgewick Hotel.
|Back Off Man. I'm a Scientist||40|
|Obtain 100% PKE scans for every paranormal creature.|
There are a sum total of 53 paranormal ghosts and creatures in the game. Scan every single one you come across, if you find you have missed a few you can replay from a previous checkpoint and use this guide to help discover the ones you missed.
|I'm a Ghostbuster, Not a Doctor!||20|
|Revive your teammates 20 times.||(1)|
Load up any chapter on professional and keep reviving your teammates by pressing next to them. Do this 20 times and the achievement will unlock.
|I Feel So Funky||5|
|Get slimed by a charging ghost.||(1)|
This will probably be easier for most people while trying to capture slimer, if you miss it then just allow any ghost to fly into you or attack you and you will become slimed.
|Total Protonic Reversal||5|
|Knock yourself down with your own weapon.|
You can either do this by crossing beams with your teammates or by firing a boson dart while close to a wall. Both methods will knock you to the ground.
|You Gotta Try This Pole!||5|
|Slide down the fire pole.||(4)|
While doing the tutorial mission at the very start of the game you have to follow the guys. Follow them down the pole by pressing in front of the pole to interact with it.
|It's Slime Time||20|
|Use the Slime Tether on 15 ghosts.||(6)|
Use the Slime Tethers alternative fire to attach a ghost to any object in the room. Repeat this 15 times to earn your reward. You can repeat this multiple times with the same ghost to unlock this achievement.
|I Looked at the Trap, Ray!||20|
|Recover 20 of your own full ghost traps.|
While you are attacking a ghost drop a trap on the floor by pressing , wear down the ghosts resistance level and then trap it using your trap. Repeat this 19 more times.
|Remedy a dubious food choice to make the bar mitzvah as orthodox as it can be.||(2)|
When you first encounter slimer in the dining room of the sedgewick you will notice a ham just to the left of him. Run up to the table and fire at the ham by pressing , keep shooting at the ham until it explodes.
|I Love You When You Rough-House!||10|
|The tidy arcitectural office could use some Proton-based humbling.||(8)|
While luring Stay Puft around times square you will enter a building. As you make your way to the top you have to go through a large room where you will need to fight a small horde of marshmallow minions.
|But the Kids Love Us!||20|
|The children's reading room has a story to tell, but it will take more than your eyes to see it.||(7)|
You come across a childs reading room as you make your way through the libary. It's quite obvious but if your not sure you will see a panda bear floating into a door which then shuts.
|You Never Studied||10|
|Keep your ears open to learn everything you can about the Civil War.||(1)|
As your progress through the museum you will enter the cival war exhibit, it's fairly obvious as there are 2 statues of soldiers riding horses in the middle of the room.
|I've Quit Better Jobs Than This.||20|
|Some ghosts had a real blowout in the Coat Room. Clean it up?||(2)|
Once you return to Sedgewick you need to turn the power to the building back on, carry on progressing until the power is back on. Return to the entrance and you will find a door on the right side of the entrance. Enter the room and equip the slime gun, clean all the black slime off the walls and celling.
|The hedge maze is a real eyesore; do some Protonic pruning.||(3)|
You will come to the maze fairly soon after you arrive on the island, once you find the hedge use the proton beam to set fire to to all the bushes around the maze.
|One down, on the Ground!||20|
|Airborne coffins are an affront to gravity; use your Proton Pack to avenge Mother Nature!||(3)|
While in the grave yard you will come to a big tree in the middle of a circle, you will need to fight a ghost a few minions. You can load the checkpoint "Airstrike" to get here. You will see a firely trail in the sky, shoot at these until you break the coffins. This may take a few goes to get but it's not that hard to shoot down the coffins.
|Ghostbusters Drinking Game||40|
|Quench your thirst wherever possible to avoid being scared spitless.||(5)|
There are water fountains located all through the game. You must use every water fountain in the game. You can load back to previous checkpoitns and collect each fountain, you must progress onto the next checkpoint once you use the fountain so the game saves your progress.
To see pictures of all the water fountain locations, check out the achievement guide for Ghostbusters HERE.
|Loans Paid Off||10|
|More than $100,000 earned in Xbox LIVE.||(13)|
You will earn money every time you play online and complete campaigns. Earn up to $100,000 to rank up to our first level. You can keep track of you progress though the stats screen from the start of the xbox live screen.
|On the Payroll||10|
|Successfully complete one Xbox LIVE campaign.||(6)|
Take part in an online campaign, campaigns are made up of 3 levels with different game types. This can be done in either ranked or player matches.
|Egon's Guinea Pig||10|
|Use one of every pickup (both power-ups and equipment).||(19)|
You will find pick ups dotted around the maps, they range from shields up to gun upgrades. Use one of each upgrade, if your not sure which upgrades you need to use just keep picking them up until you have collected them all. You must use everything on a ghost. So if you pick it up use it, just collecting it will not unlock the achievement.
|Be the overall top earner in each Xbox LIVE campaign setting.||(35)|
|It's a Living||10|
|Trap over 50 ghosts in your Xbox LIVE Ghostbusting career.|
Join any game you feel comfortable with and capture 50 ghosts. Slime dunk will get you this achievement the fastest as you will capture between 15 - 30 ghosts a game depending on your skill.
|Defeat three Most Wanted Ghosts.|
Most wanted ghosts show up randomly while your playing through campaigns. So far I have only seen them in ranked play, once one shows up just ignore everything else and fire at the most wanted ghost instead. As soon as it's destroyed you will be awarded with a mark on your most wanted card.
|Employee of the Month||10|
|Be top earner in each Xbox LIVE job type.||(9)|
When you join a ranked campaign you will earn money for captures, basically earn more than anyone else by captuing the most ghosts and killing the most creatures. Once you finish the level your on you can see how much money you have earned so far on the round end status screen.
|No Job Too Big||10|
|Defeat all Most Wanted Ghosts.||(19)|
|Gozer's Most Wanted||15|
|Successfully complete each Xbox LIVE job in every location.||(10)|
It is better to do this in Instant matches, it will be easier to keep track of what you have done. This achievement has a tendency to unlock early for some. You will need to complete around 60 or games with victory for this achievement.
To make this easy to track use the checklist provided below:
|Get over $2,500,000 in Xbox LIVE, over 30 post-job awards, 50 jobs completed.||(14)|
This may take a little while to do as you need to earn all your awards and complete 50 jobs with a victory. You will earn enough money either playing slim dunk or just progressing through all the campaigns. A list of all the post-job awards can be found here, you must play all these games in ranked matches and you must have a victory for the completed jobs list.
|We Have the Talent!||20|
|Complete the Firehouse training level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the firehouse tutorial.
|The Flowers are Still Standing!||20|
|Complete the 'Welcome to the Hotel Sedgewick' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the Sedgewick hotel level.
|Once S'more into the Breach||20|
|Complete the 'Panic in Times Square' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete panic in Times Square level.
|Complete the 'Checking Out the Library' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the library level.
|Ghost Fever Grips New York||20|
|Complete the 'Museum of (Super)Natural History' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the Museum level.
|Somebody Saw a Cockroach on 12||20|
|Complete the 'Return to the Sedgewick' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the return to Sedgewick mission.
|Let Me Guess, Gozer Worshippers||20|
|Complete the 'Lost Island Rising' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the Lost Island level.
|Disaster of Biblical Proportions||20|
|Complete the 'Central Park Cemetery' level.|
This achievement is story related, this will unlock once you complete the Central Park level.
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