Halo Wars: Definitive Edition achievement guide & roadmap



No missable achievements (plus 75 unknown)

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Meet Sergeant Forge

Halo Undergraduate

Unlock a Timeline Event.

Build for Success

Momma's Boy

Get a Gold Medal on any mission.

Smash and Grab

High Class Escort

Patience IS a Virtue

Great Form!

Dancing with the Beam Queen

Alas, Poor Andrew Thomas

Collect your first Skull.

Saving the Parade

Staving Off the Infection

Evacuation of the Fittest

Most Valuable Deck Hand

She’s my Fixer Upper

A Means to an End

Signed, Sealed, Delivered

N00b n0 M0r3

Win a Public game.

Forging a Way to History

My Virtual Friends Love Me

Win a 3v3 Skirmish game with 2 AI Allies.

So Lonely At the Top

Win and have the highest score in a Public Game.

Walk-off Winner

Use one of the 6 Major Leader Powers to destroy an enemy's last unit.

Beaming with Pride

Mission 13: Destroy 25 units with the Scarab.

Sweet Naptime

Mission 9: Put every Colony in Hibernation Mode at the same time.


Complete any Campaign Mission in Co-op Mode.

Racing the Clock

Finish one mission under Par Time on Heroic difficulty.

Basically Naïve

Win 10 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches

Battened Down the Hatches

Mission 11: Save all the Airlocks.

The Real Winner

Mission 4: Save Adam.

2 Bugs are Better Than 1

Win a Skirmish Game with Dual Scarabs.

Covenant "Hot Drop"

Mission 3: Kill at least 5 Covenant Units with the Bridge.

Crushed Colors

Improve your Score in any Campaign Mission.

Thinkin' about My Doorbell

Mission 15: Open the Doors in order.

Rhino Hugger

Mission 6: Successfully protect every Rhino.

Halo Academic

Unlock 20 Timeline Events.

The Procrastinator

Mission 10: Distrupt all Tractor Beams.

Officer on Deck

Win 20 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches

Playin' the Field

Win a Skirmish Game with every Leader.

Hardly Tardy

Finish five missions under Par Time on Heroic difficulty.

Lovely Bunch of Coconuts

Collect 8 Skulls.

24 Hours of Quality

Play Halo Wars for at least 24 Total hours.

Endless Fun

Mission 2: Destroy every Methane Tank.

Running the Show

Win 30 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches

Big Al's Scooter

Win a Heroic Skirmish Game against the AI in under 10 minutes.

Freak on a Streak

Gain at Least 15 population from a single wave in a Reinforcement game.

Penny Pincher

Get a winning High Score with 10 or less Squads against the Heroic AI.

He's Got the Jack

Mission 5: Jack 6 Covenant Vehicles.

Don’t Stop Me Now

Win 40 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches.

Adjudicate the Arbiter

Complete the Campaign on Heroic Difficulty.

Epic Grinder

Obtain a lifetime campaign Score over 1,000,000.


Get 20,000 points in any Skirmish Game.

Maximum Effort

Win 50 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches.

Didn't Get to Second Base

Mission 14: Don't claim an extra base.

Never Leave a Man Behind

Finish with 5000 net resources tributed to your teammates on Memorial Basin except in Deathmatch.

Pull Hard, Pull Deep

Win and never trail in a Tug of War game.

Wall of Recognition

Get a Gold Medal on every Campaign Mission.


Collect all Skulls.

Empire Builder

Win a game in every Skirmish Game Mode.

Ramblin' Man

Mission 8: Use Elephants to train 100 infantry.

Detour the Great Journey

Complete the Campaign on Legendary Difficulty.

Handy with Tools

Mission 12: Repair the Power Core in less than 4 minutes.

Soldier of Ares

Win 75 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches.


Disrupt 5 active Leader Powers in a single game on Blood River.

Gallivant around the Galaxy

Win a game on every Skirmish Map.

Micro Manager

Mission 7: Do not destroy any Power Node.

Living Loving Bug

Get a Scarab during a Reinforcement game.

Weapon of Zeus

Win 100 Skirmish or Multiplayer Matches.

Tour Coming Through

Hot drop 50 squads to your Covenant Leader in a single game on Barrens.

Mr. Punctual

Finish all missions under Par Time on Heroic difficulty.

Everything's Better with Bacon

Mission 1: Ram and kill 50 Grunts with Warthogs.

One and Done

Score the winning point in a game of Keepaway against Legendary AI's.

Own Worst Enemy

Get a Gold Medal with all Debuff Skulls Active.

Halo Historian

Unlock All Timeline Events.

Drain Cleaner

Kill 20 enemy squads with a continuous Covenant Leader Power on Memorial Basin.

Ready for the Sequel

100% Completion.