This is the list of Achievements for Halo Wars. There are originally 50 Achievements worth a total of 1000 points. The DLC Packs added eight achievements that add a total of 1200 Gamerpoints.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Adjudicate the Arbiter Complete the Campaign on Heroic difficulty.
Detour the Great Journey

Complete the Campaign on Legendary.

(Unlocks Achievements for Heroic, if not earned).

Momma's Boy Earn a Gold Medal on any Campaign mission.
Wall of Recognition Earn a Gold Medal on any Campaign mission.
Crushed Colors Improve your score on any Campaign mission.
Mr. Punctual Complete all missions under par time on Heroic.
Own Worst Enemy Earn a Gold Medal with all Debuff Skulls active.
Epic Grinder Earn a lifetime Campaign score of over 1 million.

Level MedalsEdit

Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Everything's Better with Bacon Mission 1: Ram 50 Grunts.
Endless Fun Mission 2: Destroy every methane tank.
Covenant "Hot Drop" Mission 3: Kill 5 Covenant units with the Energy Bridge.
The Real Winner Mission 4: Save Adam.
He's Got The Jack Mission 5: Hijack 6 enemy vehicles.
Rhino Hugger Mission 6: Protect every Rhino.
Micro Manager Mission 7: Don't destroy any Power Nodes.
Ramblin' Man Mission 8: Train 100 Infantry squads from Elephants.
Sweet Naptime Mission 9: Have all colonies dormant at the same time.
The Procrastinator Mission 10: Disrupt all Tractor Beams.
Battened Down the Hatches Mission 11: Save every hatch.
Handy with Tools Mission 12: Repair the Power Core in less than 4 minutes.
Beaming with Pride Mission 13: Kill 25 enemy units with the Scarab.
Didn't Get To Second Base Mission 14: Don't claim a second base.
Thinkin' About My Doorbell Mission 15: Open the doors in the correct order.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Backstratch Complete 1 Campaign level in Co-op.
OMG BFF FTW Complete the entire Campaign on Co-op.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Playin' the Field Win a Skirmish game with every leader.
Gallivant around the Galaxy Win a Skirmish game on every map.
Empire Builder Win on every Skirmish mode.
Titan Score 20, 000 points on every Skirmish game.
Big AI's Scooter Win a match in under 10 minutes against the Heroic A.I.
My Virtual Friends Love Me Win a 3v3 match with 2 A.I. allies.
2 Bugs are Better Than 1 Win a Skirmish game with 2 Scarabs.
Penny Pincher Get a winning high score with 10 or less squads against the Heroic A.I.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
N00b n0 M0r3 Win a matchmaking Skirmish game on Xbox Live.
So Lonely at the Top Get the highest score on an Xbox Live matchmaking Skirmish game.
Basically Naive Reach the rank of Recruit on Xbox Live.
Officer on Deck Reach the rank of Lieutenant on Xbox Live.
Running the Show Reach the rank of General on Xbox Live.

Downloadable Content: Strategic OptionsEdit

Name Description Icon Gamer Points
One and Done Score the winning point in a game of Keepaway against Legendary A.I.'s.
Pull Hard, Pull Deep Win a Tug of War game.
Freak on a Streak Gain at least 15 population from a single wave in a Reinforcement game.
Living Loving Bug Obtain a Scarab in a Reinforcement game.

Downloadable Content: Historic Battle Map PackEdit

Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Tour Coming Through "Hot Drop" 50 units to your leader in a single game on Barrens.
Never Leave a Man Behind Tribute 5000 Resources to allies on Memorial Basin.
Drain Cleaner Kill 20 enemy squads with a Covenant leader power on Memorial Basin.
Killjoy Disrupt 5 active leader powers on Blood River.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Walk-Off Winner Use 1 of the 6 major leader powers to destroy an enemy's last unit.
Alas, Poor Andrew Thomas Collect your first skull.
Graverobber Collect all Skulls.
Halo Academic Unlock 20 Timeline events.
Ready for the sequel 100% Completion.
24 Hours of Quality Play Halo Wars for a total of 24 hours.
Halo Historian Unlock all Timeline events.


Name Description Icon Gamer Points
Meet Sergeant Forge Complete mission 1 on any difficulty.
Ice Warriors Complete Act 1 on any difficulty.
Key to Pirth Complete Act 2 on any difficulty.
Ugly is Only Skin Deep Complete Act 3 on any difficulty.
No Way Home? Complete Act 4 on any difficulty.