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Achievement Guide by adam3k3

Version: 1.00 | Updated: 08/24/13

                                 LEFT 4 DEAD 2
                           Steam Achievements Guide   
                                For PC Version 
                                 Version 1.00

                                By Adam Cooper
                       Email: adam3k3[at]gmail[dot]com  
                        Website: http://adamcooper.me                        

                 This FAQ is Copyright (c) 2013 Adam Cooper

                       Last Revision August 24th, 2013

Table of Contents

1. About this Guide......................................[100]
 1-1. Availability...................................[110]
 2-1. Copyright and License..........................[120]
 3-1. Searching the Guide............................[130]
 4-1. Version History................................[140]

2. Introduction..........................................[200]
3. Steam Achievements....................................[300]
4. Closing...............................................[400]
 1-4. Contacts.......................................[410] 
 2-4. Special Thanks.................................[420]

  100: About this Guide   \
'-- 110: Availability --------------------------------------------------------'

The Latest version of this FAQ and all of my work is always available on 
my website [1], GameFaqs [2] and IGN [3].

[1] http://adam3k3.tumblr.com/faqs
[2] http://www.gamefaqs.com/users/Adam3k3/contributions/faqs
[3] http://www.ign.com/blogs/adam3k3

'-- 120: Copyright and License -----------------------------------------------'

This FAQ is Copyright (c) 2013 Adam Cooper, and released under the terms of
the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial, No Derivatives License.

This License enables you to distribute this FAQ provided it remains in 
its full form, unchanged and full credit is given. Publishing it under 
your name on websites or otherwise is prohibiting. You may not use this 
work for commercial purposes. For any reuse or distribution, you must make 
clear to others the license terms of this work along with the notice in the 
availability section.

All trademarks and copyrights contained in this document are owned by 
their respective trademark and copyright holders.

[3] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0

'-- 130: Searching the Guide -------------------------------------------------'

Press "CTRL+F" to Search the FAQ. Copy, paste the code to the desired section 
from the tables of content into the search bar and click Find.

'-- 140: Version History -----------------------------------------------------'

Version 1.00 August 24th, 2013

List completed.

  200: Introduction       \

A printout friendly list of Steam Achievements with explanations and tips.

  300: Steam Achievements \

Important notes:

. Some of the achievements can be done playing against bots.
. Some of the achievements take time and will unlock after a while of 
  repeating the task.
. Some of the achievements are Self-explanatory eliminating the need for 
  further explanation. 

Price Chopper
Survive the Dead Center campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Midnight Rider
Survive the Dark Carnival campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Ragin' Cajun
Survive the Swamp Fever campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Survive the Hard Rain campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Bridge Burner
Survive the Parish campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Still Somthing To Prove
Survive all campaigns on Expert.

- No longer a hard achievement due to the introduction of mutations. Start 
a single Gib Fist and you will be given the most powerful gun with unlimited 
ammo. Just keep walking blasting the infected from a distant. Make sure to 
clear the area before entering and stay away from close encounters. The Tank 
can easily be taken down with all four of you firing at him at the same time 
while running backwards, just watch your surroundings as you do.

The Real Deal
Survive a campaign on Expert skill with Realism mode enabled.

- One of the hardest game achievements. I recommend doing it on Crash Course 
as it’s the shortest campaign in the whole game. Move slowly clearing infected
from a safe position and avoid close encounters. See my Crash Course FAQ for 
more info.

Confederacy Of Crunches
Finish a campaign using only melee weapons.

- Start Dead Center or any other campaign on easy. Pick up any melee weapon 
from the start of the map and make your way to the finish using it only. 
You can pick up other melee weapons just not guns. Be careful when downed by 
infected as you will automatically pull out a pistol and any accidental fire 
will ruin the whole process. 

Head Honcho
Decapitate 200 Infected with a melee weapon.

- Just keep killing the infected with melee weapons, 200 total.

Club Dead
Use every melee weapon to kill Common Infected.

- Keep playing and picking up different melee weapons. You can check your 
progress checklist in the achievement menu.

Chain of Command
Kill 100 Common Infected with the chainsaw.

- Self-explanatory, A chainsaw is usually found in the second map in 
Dead Center campaign.

Tank Burger
Kill a Tank with melee weapons.

- A Tank needs to be beaten using inly melee weapons. For easy tip, start 
the Bridge map on the Parish campaign. As soon as the bridge opens, run 
until you reach the Tank. Hit him one time with your melee weapon and continue 
running toward the rescue.  Should you successfully complete the stage; the 
Tank will automatically die earning you this achievement.

You can start on expert, kill your bots team, change the difficulty to easy 
and do the above should you decided to do it on your own.

Shock Jock 
Revive 10 dead Survivors with the defibrillator.

- Comes over time or can be attempted with a teammate throwing himself off 
high places for you to review in survivor mode. 

The Quick And The Dead
Revive 10 incapacitated Survivors while under the speed-boosting effects of 

- Same as above, yet the team mate should not kill himself but simply go down.

Armory Of One
Deploy an ammo upgrade and have your team use it.

- Ammo upgrades can be found randomly. As soon as you grab one, deploy it 
and use it along with your team. The bots automatically use it.

Burning Sensation
Ignite 50 Common Infected with incendiary ammo.

- Use the Incendiary Ammo upgrade to kill 50 common infected.

Dismemberment Plan
Kill 15 Infected with a single grenade launcher blast.

- The easiest way is to throw a Bile bomb waiting for infected to gather in 
one place then fire. Same can be done using a pipe bomb.

Septic Tank
Use a bile bomb on a Tank.

- Self-explanatory, throw the bile bomb on the Tank.

Crass Menagerie
Kill one of each Uncommon Infected.

- Each campaign has its own uncommon common infected. 
By order: 
. CEDA Agent (Hazmat Suit)
. The Clown
. Mudmen
. Worker Infected
. Riot Cop 

Dead In The Water
Kill 10 swampy Mudmen while they are in the water.

- Kill 10 mudmen in Swamp Fever campaign.

Robbed Zombie
Collect 10 vials of Boomer vomit from infected CEDA agents you have killed.

- Found in the first map of Dead Center. Most of the CEDA agents drop a bile 
bomb once you kill them.

Honk the noses of 10 Clowns.

- Found in 2nd and beyond maps in Dark Carnival. Simply push or hit the 
clown infected nose 10 times using a melee weapon.

Fried Piper
Using a Molotov, burn a Clown leading at least 10 Common Infected.

- Tricky but not impossible. Look for a clown with allot of infected behind 
and throw the Molotov at them. Best down at the start of the final’s attacking

Level a Charger
Kill a Charger with a melee weapon while they are charging.

- Hard to time. Recommended with a teammate. Shot the charger once or twice 
and wait for him to charge at you. Hit him with a melee weapon before impact.

Acid Reflex
Kill a Spitter before she is able to spit.

- Shot the spitter as soon as you spot her. Easily done considering her low 

A Ride Denied
Kill a Jockey within 2 seconds of it jumping on a Survivor.

- Close fire at the jockey as soon as he jumps on someone. Best done with a 

Stache Whacker
Prove you are faster than Moustachio.

- Play the pooping hummer hit type game at map 4 of Dark Carnival campaign 
and win.

Gong Show
Prove you are stronger than Moustachio.

- Use the adrenaline shot then hit the hummer power game on map 4 of Dark 
Carnival campaign.

Guardin' Gnome
Rescue Gnome Chompski from the Carnival.

- Win the Gnome at the shooting gallery game on 2nd map on Dark Carnival and 
keep carrying him till the final rescue chopper. You can take turn carrying 
him as everyone will get the achievement once you’re all rescued alongside him.

Wing And Prayer
Defend yourself at the crashed airliner without taking damage.

- On the 2nd map of Swamp Fever campaign, is a crashed plane with an emergency 
door which once opened will attract the infected. Open the door and hold back 
at the rare of the plain shooting any infected insight. Finish the scenario 
without taking any damage and the achievement will unlock. Use the pipe, bile 
or Molotov to your advantage but be careful not hurting yourself in the 

Sob Story
Navigate the sugar mill and reach the safe room without killing any Witches.

- On the 2nd map of Hard Rain campaign will be allot of witches. Carefully 
navigate between them making it across. It’s a small area so don’t worry.

Violence In Silence
Navigate the impound lot and reach the cemetary safe room without tripping 
any alarms.

- Toward the end of The Parish’s map 3 will be allot of cars with alarms. 
Carefully navigate around not triggering any of them.

Bridge Over Trebled Slaughter
Cross the bridge finale in less than three minutes.

- Set the difficulty to easy and run across.

In a Versus round, leave the saferoom to defibrillate a dead teammate.

- Best done with human players. Enter the safe room and exit again to 
defibrillate a dead teammate. You don’t need to close the safe room door, 
just enter and leave.

Strength In Numbers
Form a team and beat an enemy team in 4v4 Versus or Scavenge.

- Start any mode in team vs team and win. Require all human players.

Qualified Ride
As the Jockey, ride a Survivor for more than 12 seconds.

- Catch a player in the middle of a fight or after a successful boomer vomit. 
Can also be done on a player far from the team.

Back In The Saddle 
As the Jockey, ride the Survivors twice in a single life.

- Easily done during a fight. Best done when pushed off a survivor.

Rode Hard, Put Away Wet
As the Jockey, ride a Survivor and steer them into a Spitter's acid patch.

- Move a captured survivor into spitter's acid.

Great Expectorations
As the Spitter, hit every Survivor with a single acid patch.

- Best done in narrow places or in a corner.

A Spittle Help From My Friends
As the Spitter, spit on a Survivor being choked by a Smoker.

- A soon as you spot a choked survivor, spit on him.

Scattering Ram
As the Charger, bowl through the entire enemy team in a single charge.

- Best done in narrow places and corridors. Time your attack.

Meat Tenderizer
As the Charger, grab a Survivor and smash them into the ground for a solid 
15 seconds.

- Can be done on the last survivor walking or timing your attack to carry him 
far enough smashing for the achievement.

Long Distance Carrier
As the Charger, grab a Survivor and carry them over 80 feet.

- Can be done in dead centers final. Hide behind the car and attack once a 
survivor approaches. If captured, you will carry the survivor far enough for 
the achievement.

Beat The Rush
In a Survival round, get a medal only using melee weapons.

- Last long enough for a medal using only melee weapons.

Hunting Party
Win a game of Scavenge.

- Self-explanatory.

Gas Guzzler
Collect 100 gas cans in Scavenge.

- Comes with time, keep collecting.

Cache And Carry
Collect 15 gas cans in a single Scavenge round.

- Win the round by collecting all 15 cans.

Scavenge Hunt
Stop the enemy team from collecting any gas cans during a Scavenge round.

- Keep attacking eliminating the other team from collecting any can.

Fuel Crisis
Make a Survivor drop a gas can during overtime.

- When the timer runs out and game will continue if at least one survivor is 
carrying a gas can. Make him drop it during this time for the achievement to 

Gas Shortage
Cause 25 gas can drops as a Special Infected.

- Comes by time. Keep attacking the gas carrying survivors.

                         The Passing Achievements

Torch Bearer
Survive The Passing Campaign.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Wedding Crasher 
As the Charger, grab a Survivor and crash them through 8 chairs at the wedding.

- Hard to time but achievable. Hide behind in the weeding area and catch a 
survivor crashing him through the chairs. Best done with human players.

Til It Goes Click
Using the M60, kill 25 infected without letting go of the trigger.

- Easily done. Keep blasting once found. You can also start a Gib Fist Mutation
as you will be given unlimited ammo.

Grave Robber
Collect 10 items dropped by a Fallen Survivor.

- The fallen survivor exclusive to The Passing campaign appears randomly 
through the map. Kill him and he will drop some supplies. Collect 10 items 
for the achievement.

Mutant Overlord
Play 6 Mutations.

- Play 6 Mutations. Select different one by going to Mutation menu.

Knock off the heads of 18 infected with the golf club.

- Exclusive melee for the Passing, use the Golf Club to knock off 18 heads 
of the infected.

Killing 'Em Swiftly To This Song
Play the new Midnight Riders song on a jukebox.

- Find and play the Midnight Riders song on the Jukebox. 

Kite Like A Man
Kill a Tank only with damage from the original Survivors.

- Best done alone or with human players. Keep rooming around the area with 
the original survivors dodging the Tank until they finish him off.

Cache Grab
Open 5 foot lockers.

- Found randomly in The Passing campaign. Open 5 for the achievement to unlock.

Port Of Scavenge
Play 5 full games of Scavenge on The Port.

- Self-explanatory.
                         The Sacrifice Achievements

Supreme Sacrifice	
Complete "The Sacrifice".

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Kill Bill
Have Bill sacrifice himself for the team.

- Be the one who restarts the generator at The Sacrifice Final's. 

Barrel Rolled
Kill a Special Infected with an exploding barrel.

- Exploding Barrels are found exclusively in The Sacrifice campaign. Aim at 
one and wait for the special infected to get close enough then fire. Even if 
the initial explosion didn’t kill the infected, it will die off fire soon 

Chaos Generator
Have all 3 generators running at once in "The Sacrifice" finale.

- Must be done with human player. Take a passion next to a generator in The
Sacrifice final and wait for your teammates to do the same. Start them all
together at the same time.

As a Special Infected, incap someone who is trying to sacrifice themselves.

- Wait for the person to restart the generator and attack.

                          Cold Stream Achievements

Stream Crosser
Survive the Cold Stream campaign on any difficulty.

- Survive the whole campaign in one setting.

Play a Versus game on Dead Air from start to finish.

- Complete the full game of VS on Dead Air campaign. You must start from the 

Valve Gift Grab 2011 – L4D2
Collect three gifts dropped by Special Infected in Versus Mode.

- Time sensitive achievement that may not repeat.

Plays games with free weekend players and helps them survive a campaign.

- Time sensitive achievement during Left 4 dead 2 Steam sell.

  400: Closing            \
'-- 410: Contacts ------------------------------------------------------------'

I may be contacted any time via my email, Twitter or Blog. Just make 
sure to properly mention the subject. I welcome questions, contributions, 
corrections, requests or anything else.

E-mail: adam3k3[at]gmail[dot]com
Twitter: @Adam3k3
Website: http://adamcooper.me

'-- 420: Special Thanks ------------------------------------------------------'
. http://steamcommunity.com for the Achievements.
. http://www.xbox360achievements.org for the correct ordered of achievements.
. All websites that are hosting my FAQs.
. You for reading this FAQ.

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