Guide By: KING COREY 23
-Estimated achievement difficulty: 7/10
-Approximate amount of time to 1000: 20-25 Hours for 850, Indefinite for 1000
-Minimum number of playthroughs: 1 (As well as Fight now/Online)
-Number of missable achievements: 7 (The Champ Is Here, The Latest and the Greatest, From Chump To Champ:, Movin' On Up, Undefeated, GOAT, Big Gloves to Fill)
-Do cheat codes disable achievements?: No cheats
-Does difficulty affect achievements?: Yes (Not in career mode, though)
-Glitchy achievements: None
-Unobtainable achievements: 3 Possibly (XXL, XL, L)
-Extra equipment needed?: None
Welcome to Fight Night Round 4! First, i would like to explain a few things from the above roadmap. The amount of time to obtain the full gamerscore from this game is a tricky subject, as there are 3 achievements that are somewhat hard and rare to obtain. For the majority of the gamerscore, you will need around 20-25 hours to complete career mode and all of the singular 'Fight Now' fights, with only a relatively small amount of online play. The remaining gamerscore is obtained for 3 specific achievements, that are for beating the current online champion in 3 separate weight classes. There can only be 1 person in the world who can hold the belts at any 1 time, so you would have to find them and beat them. There really isn't an estimate on how long this would take, it would depend on your success in finding them and then their willingness to fight you.
There are 7 missable achievements, that are all career mode related. These are generally for career performance and fulfilling certain criteria in which to retire your fighter. Please consult the achievement guide for more detailed instructions.
The 3 achievements that i have flagged as possibly unobtainable are the 3 aforementioned online achievements for acquiring the championship belts. These could be considered unobtainable, due to the difficulty in finding the person who currently holds them and whether they would even be willing to part with them. Because of this fact, i have flagged them as possibly unobtainable.
Step 1: Career
Your first step should be to play through the games career mode, making sure to keep consulting the achievement guide to avoid missing any of the few missable achievements. You can play the career mode on amateur difficulty and not miss any achievements, as difficulty does not affect the career mode.
Step 2: Fight Now
The Majority of the achievements from this game are earned through 'Fight Now' which is a game mode, where you can pick your own fighter and the opponents fighter and fight them on any difficulty. There are 6 achievements for beating certain fighters on a particular difficulty. These can be quite tricky, but patience and persistence will net you these, without too much trouble. Besides beating these 6 opponents, the remaining achievements that are obtained through 'Fight Now' mode are for fulfilling a certain criteria within the fight. You can unlock these on any difficulty with any fighter, so make sure to choose your fighters wisely and make these achievements easy to obtain.
Step 3: Online
There are only 7 online achievements to earn from this game, 4 of which can be very easily boosted. You can attempt them without a boosting partner as they aren't particularly difficult, but with a boosting partner, you could earn these 4 achievements very quickly. The remaining 3 achievements are the already mentioned achievements for beating the current online champion and acquiring their belt. This could take anywhere from a few hours of being extremely lucky and finding the current retainer of the belts to weeks or even months without being able to find them, or even if the current holder would be willing to part with them.
So there you have it. A solid boxing game, that you will enjoy on your way to unlocking as many achievements as possible. Good luck with trying to obtain the online championship belts, you will need it.
[x360a would like to thank Scotty for this road map]
|Get In The Ring||5|
|Win a Fight Now match against the CPU||(2)|
At the Main Menu go to "Fight Now". Press to change sliders. Turn up all boxer settings and lower all CPU settings. This will make it much easier for you. I would suggest you use Mike Tyson or Muhammad Ali to better your chances.
|Just Like Mike||40|
|Win a Fight Now match by KO in in the first round against the CPU in a 10 round fight.|
Set up a "Fight Now" match on amateur. Press to edit the settings. Set the number of rounds to 1 and the Round length to 3 minutes. Turn all Boxer settings up and CPU settings low. Then use the best boxer vs. a bad boxer.
|More machine than man||50|
|Win 50 Fight Now matches against the CPU||(2)|
Set up a "Fight Now" match. Press to change settings. Change the difficulty to Amateur. Set Round number of rounds to 1 and set round length to 1 minute. Change the Boxer settings so they are all the way up and lower the CPU settings.
|Knock a sucker out.||10|
|Win by a knockout in Fight Now against the CPU|
Refer to "Just Like Mike" achievement.
|Ecko Trunk Challenge||15|
|Beat CPU Miguel Cotto in Fight Now on Pro.|
In a "Fight Now" match, press to change settings and set difficulty to "PRO". Change the game settings so the boxer settings are all the way up and CPU settings are low. Pick a good fighter vs. Cotto and the achievement is yours. You should try to get this on your way to Win 50 Fight Now matches.
|Man Up Manny||15|
|Beat CPU Manny Pacquiao in Fight Now on Champion.|
When picking characters press to change the settings. Make sure it is on Champion and change it so the boxer settings are all the way up and CPU settings are low. Manny Pacquiao is a welterweight. I would suggest you use Roy Jones Jr. He is in the Light Heavyweight class. This works because the maximum weight class difference is two.
|Pull No Punches||10|
|Win a Fight Now match vs the CPU while landing at least 500 punches|
In a "Fight Now" match press to change your settings. Change the difficulty to amateur and turn all your Boxer settings all the way up except "Boxer Power". Turn "Boxer Power: all the way down. Turn all CPU settings down. During the fight you can look at the fight totals and make sure you land at least 500 punches. After you land your punches you can turn your "Boxer Power" back up in the settings.
|Pound For Pound||40|
|Win a fight against a CPU opponent in a higher weight class than you.|
In a "Fight Now" match, pick a terrible boxer in a class. Then in the class under it use a good boxer and win the fight.
|The Road Is Long||10|
|Win 10 fights in Legacy Mode|
Go to "Legacy Mode" and win 10 scheduled fights. You can change your settings to amateur and turn your boxer settings up and CPU settings low to make it easier.
|The Champ Is Here||40|
|Win a championship belt in a single weight class.|
Get 1st Place in the rankings by winning scheduled fights to get this achievement.
|The Latest and the Greatest||50|
|Retire as a Superstar|
Refer to the "GOAT" achievement.
|From Chump to Champ||20|
|Win the Amateur Tournament in Legacy Mode|
This tournament is the first matches you play in Legacy mode. Just win the tournament and the achievement is yours.
|Movin' On Up||30|
|Move up in weight class in Legacy Mode.|
Move up a weight class in Legacy Mode and the achievement is yours. I am pretty sure you have to win the Championship Belt before you can move up.
|Win 5 Consecutive Legacy Mode fights|
In legacy mode win 5 fights in a row. This shouldn't be to hard. If you lose, go to the dashboard so it won't count.
|My Style Is Impetuous||60|
|Beat CPU Mike Tyson on G.O.A.T. using a created boxer in Fight Now||(5)|
Create a Boxer and make his Power 100 and toughness 100. Go to "Fight Now" and press to edit the settings. Change difficulty to G.O.A.T. and number of rounds to 1. Change the round length to 1 minute and change the Boxer settings so they are all the way up and CPU settings so they are low.
|Win the Middleweight Championship Belt in Online World Championship Mode.||(3)|
Beat the person with the Middleweight Championship Belt in World Championship Mode. This will be a challenge because only 1 person will hold this belt. There is no easy way to get this achievement, in truth, just track down who has the belt, challenge them to a match and if by chance they luckily accept a fight, beat them and get the Belt for yourself. Yes, it's a bitch of an achievement. Good luck!!
|Win the Lightweight Championship Belt in Online World Championship Mode.|
Beat the person with the Lightweight Championship Belt in World Championship Mode. This will be a challenge because only 1 person will hold this belt. There is no easy way to get this achievement, in truth, just track down who has the belt, challenge them to a match and if by chance they luckily accept a fight, beat them and get the Belt for yourself. Yes, it's a bitch of an achievement. Good luck!!
|Win 5 online ranked matches.|
Just win 5 ranked matches online. Simple.
|Pain Brings Glory||5|
|Win a match in Online World Championship Mode.||(1)|
Go to "World Championship" mode and win a fight. You have to use your created fighter, but all your stats are balanced.
|Win a Online ranked match after being knocked down twice.||(3)|
This is a tough one. It will be much easier boosted, but you have to be knocked down twice and then win the fight. Being rocked does not count as being knocked down.
|Walk like ten men||10|
|Win 10 Fight Now matches against the CPU|
Refer to the "Get in the Ring" achievement.
|David and Goliath||40|
|Beat CPU Mike Tyson in Fight Now on G.O.A.T.||(1)|
To get this achievement you should use Muhammad Ali because he is the closest boxer to the skill level of Mike Tyson (if not better). When picking your character press and change the settings so the boxer settings are all the way up and CPU settings are low. Make sure you throw smart punches. Take your time, don't always try to knock him out in the first round, but if you think your good enough go for it.
|King of The Rope-a-Dope||40|
|Beat CPU Muhammad Ali in Fight Now on G.O.A.T.||(1)|
Refer to the "Get in the Ring" achievement.
|Win a Fight Now match vs the CPU while landing at least 250 jabs|
This will be easier with a boxer with a lot of speed. You can also change the settings by pressing when you pick your player and change your boxer settings. They are all the way up except the "boxer power" and CPU settings low. Check the fight records to make sure you have landed the 250 jabs. After you have landed the 250, change the settings so your "boxer power" is all the way up and finish the fight. Then the achievement is yours.
|Enough To Feed a Horse||10|
|Win a Fight Now match vs the CPU while landing at least 10 haymakers|
Just throw 10 haymakers. Keep trying till they land. Look at the fight totals to make sure you have 10 and then finish them off and win the fight for the achievement.
|Precision Guided Pain||50|
|Win a fight where you landed at least 70% of your punches vs CPU|
Change the difficulty to amateur. Change your boxer settings so they are all the way up and so the CPU settings so they are low. Just make sure you throw smart punches.
|Retire as the G.O.A.T(unlocks achievements; Retiring as a Superstar and Hall of Famer if not earned)||(2)|
Legacy Mode is the story mode of Fight Night. During this you will have Goals. You will start out as a Bum and you have to work your way to the top. You should earn the Prospect rating after you win the amateur tournament.
To become Hall of Famer:
To become G.O.A.T:
Note: After you become G.O.A.T. you must retire to get the achievements.
|Big Gloves to Fill||65|
|Retire as a Hall of Famer (unlocks achievement for retiring as a superstar if not earned)|
Refer to the "GOAT" achievement.
|Beat CPU Muhammad Ali on G.O.A.T. using a created boxer in Fight Now||(3)|
Refer to the "My Style is Impetuous" Achievement
|Win the Heavyweight Championship Belt in Online World Championship Mode.||(4)|
Beat the person with the Heavyweight Championship Belt in World Championship Mode. This will be a challenge because only 1 person will hold this belt.There is no easy way to get this achievement, in truth, just track down who has the belt, challenge them to a match and if by chance they luckily accept a fight, beat them and get the Belt for yourself. Yes, it's a bitch of an achievement. Good luck!!
|A Force to Reckon With||15|
|Win 10 online ranked matches.||(5)|
Play online and win 10 ranked matches.
|Import a boxer into Legacy Mode|
When you start a new legacy career you will create your player and after that a screen should come up, press on "import opponents". Make sure at least one of the names are picked and then advance to the next screen and the achievement is yours.
|You're In The Game!||5|
|Create a boxer using the Photo Game Face tool||(6)|
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