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Cheats for Halo Wars

Unlockable Gamer Pictures

  • Xbox 360
  • unlock
Professor Anders Complete the Campaign on any difficulty
Sergeant Forge Load up HALO Wars on your profile


  • Xbox 360
  • hint
Skull 01 - Alpha Base Kill 100 Grunts, appears east of the entrance to Alpha Base.
Skull 02 - Relic Approach Kill 20 Jackals, appears at the bottom of your base.
Skull 03 - Relic Interior Kill 45 Hunters, appears where you rescue Anders and the Marines.
Skull 04 - Arcadia City Kill 50 Elites, appears south of the Covenant base on the east side of the map.
Skull 05 - Arcadia Outskirts Kill 5 Wraiths, appears at the northern-most part of the highway on the west side of the map.
Skull 06 - Dome of Light Kill 50 Banshees, appears on the small platform where you lock down the third Rhino.
Skull 07 - Scarab Kill 10 Locusts, appears by the northeastern most power node.
Skull 08 - Anders' Signal Kill 750 Infection Forms, appears north of where you set up base.
Skull 09 - The Flood Kill 20 Flood Stalks, appears just east of your base, near a downed Pelican.
Skull 10 - Shield World Kill 350 Swarms, appears on a small island between the southern Pylons(need an air unit)
Skull 11 - Cleansing Kill 100 Sentinels, appears at the back end of the ship where the cleansing shields start(need an air unit).
Skull 12 - Repairs Kill 12 Spirit Transports, appears near the back of the ship, just above the two interlocks(need an air unit).
Skull 13 - Beachhead Kill 10 Bomber Forms, appears in the small valley west of where you start the level.
Skull 14 - Reactor Kill 20 Vampires, appears at the bottom of the third ramp, between the second Covenant base and the wall of the mountain.
Skull 15 - Escape Kill 3 Scarabs, appears in the middle of the north part of the map, in the middle of the Flood.

Black Boxes

  • Xbox 360
  • hint
All Others Win on each Skirmish map and win Skirmish with each leader
Black Box 01 - Alpha Base Under the last bridge before entering Alpha Base
Black Box 02 - Relic Approach Top left of the map, behind a Covenant shield
Black Box 03 -Relic Interior On the small ramp on the left side right at the start, before going inside the Relic
Black Box 04 - Arcadia City Just north of the starting point, right next to the skyscraper where you can save Adam
Black Box 05 - Arcadia Outskirts Go down the first ramp as you are fleeing from the Covenant, it's behind a downed Pelican
Black Box 06 - Dome of Light Far left of the map, to the left of where you transport the third Rhino tank
Black Box 07 - Scarab Far right side of the map, in a small alcove with supply crates
Black Box 08 - Ander' Signal Near the big brute fire line at the start, on a ridge to the right
Black Box 09 - The Flood Straight out from the base ramp on the other side of the map
Black Box 10 - Shield World Alongside Bravo platoon, which is the middle platoon you pick up
Black Box 11 - Cleansing Left rear of the ship, on wings that slant'll need a flying unit
Black Box 12 - Repairs Left edge of Spirit of Fire, not far from the Power Core building, on the left side
Black Box 13 - Beachhead On a ledge near the second set of teleporters, near the Covenant base
Black Box 14 - Reactor Up and left at the top of the first ramp, on the edge of the ramp
Black Box 15 - Escape Directly opposite the starting point on the north edge of the map, between the Flood and the Covenant base

Rank Requirements

  • Xbox 360
  • hint
Mission 1 (Alpha Base): Over 27,000 points within 5 to 12 minutes.
Mission 10 (Shield World): Over 55,000 points within 23 to 32 minutes.
Mission 11 (Cleansing): Over 30,000 points within 23 to 30minutes.
Mission 12 (Repairs): Over 32,000 points within 10 to 20 minutes.
Mission 13 (Beachhead): Over 40,000 points within 20 to 60 minutes.
Mission 14 (Reactor): Over 30,000 points within 15 to 30 minutes.
Mission 15 (Escape): Over 30,000 points within 20 to 33 minutes.
Mission 2 (Relic Approach): Over 70,000 points within 15 to 30 minutes.
Mission 3 (Relic Interior): Over 45,000 points within 8 to 18 minutes.
Mission 4 (Arcadia City): Over 50,000 points within 21 to 23 minutes.
Mission 5 (Arcadia Outskirts): Over 40,000 points within 21 to 23 minutes.
Mission 6 (Dome of Light): Over 45,000 points within 15 to 30 minutes.
Mission 7 (Scarab): Over 32,000 points within 12 to 24 minutes.
Mission 8 (Anders' Signal): Over 30,000 points within 18 to 30 minutes.
Mission 9 (The Flood): Over 35,000 points within 18 to 30 minutes.