Xenoblade Chronicles Achievement Guide
Xenoblade is one of the few Wii titles to offer achievements, actually gifting EXP for completing these tasks. Here's the full achievement list!
- Hunter-in-training - Defeat any unique monster.
- Pro hunter - Defeat 10 UM.
- Master hunter - Defeat 100 UM.
- First Steps - Discover any landmark.
- A corner of the world - Discover 10 landmarks.
- Seasoned traveller - Discover 40 landmarks.
- Globetrotter - Discover 80 landmarks.
- Worldly wise - Discover 150 landmarks.
- Explorer - Discover a secret area.
- Trailblazer - Discover 6 secret areas.
- Pioneer - Discover 12 secret areas.
- Your first friend - Get to know a named person.
- Friend number 10 - Register 10 people on affinity chart.
- Fifty fine friends - Register 50 people on affinity chart.
- Friend of the world - Register 120 people on affinity chart.
- The brave protectors - Get to know all Defence Force soldiers in colony 9.
- Network of knowledge - Get to know many Nopon outsied of populated areas.
- The hopeful survivors - Get to know lot of people in Colony 6.
- Know so many Nopon! - Get to know the Nopon living in Frontier Village.
- Wings of nobility - Get to know many High Entia with small headwings.
- A village of machines - Get to know numerous Machina in the Hidden Village.
- The strongest tie - Help two people form a deep affinity for one another.
- Constellation - Help people form an affinity for one another 10 times.
- Spider's web - Help people form an affinity for one another 50 times.
- Neural network - Help people form an affinity for one another 100 times.
Roots across the world - Help almost everyone form an affinity for one another.
- Colony 9 celeb - Achieve 3-star affinity rating for Colony 9.
- Colony 6 celeb - Achieve 3-star affinity rating for Colony 6.
- Honorary Nopon - Achieve 3-star affinity rating for Frontier Village.
- Honorary High Entia - Achieve 3-star affinity rating for Alcamoth.
- Honorary Machina - Achieve 3-star affinity rating for Hidden Village.
- Local hero - Develop 5-star affinity with the people of any area.
World hero - Develop 5-star affinity with everyone.
- Heartwarming - Have Heart-to-Heart go as smoothly as possible.
- Heartbreaking - Have Heart-to-Heart go as badly as possible.
- Pouring out your heart - Have 20 Heart-to-Hearts.
- The heart of the matter - Have 40 Heart-to-Hearts.
Ace of hearts - Have all possible Heart-to-Hearts.
- Problem solved! - Complete a quest.
- Helpful stranger - Complete 10 quests (excluding story quests).
- Generous friend - Complete 100 quests (excluding story quests).
- Charitable ally - Complete 200 quests (excluding story quests).
- Selfless giver - Complete 300 quests (excluding story quests).
- Shaping history - Change someone's life through your actions.
Populating Colony 6
- Drawing a crowd - Increase population of Colony 6 to 50 people.
- Building a community - Increase population of Colony 6 to 100 people.
Bursting at the seams - Increase population of Colony 6 to 150 people.
Rebuilding Colony 6
- A fixer-upper - Start reconstruction of Colony 6.
- A fix on the solution - Make good progress in reconstructing Colony 6.
- Good and fixed - Finish reconstructing Colony 6. Amazing!
Single Attack Damage
- Bone breaker - Deal 3000+ damage in single attack.
- Rock smasher - Deal 25000+ damage in single attack.
- World shaker - Deal 50000+ damage in single attack.
- Beginner's luck - Defeat 50 enemies.
- Tough guy, eh? - Defeat 200 enemies.
- No stopping you - Defeat 1000 enemies.
- Please! No more! - Defeat 5000 enemies.
Useless in Battle
- Time for new glasses - Attempt 100 attacks that miss.
- Some help you are! - Win a battle without actually doing anything.
- Machine mishaps - Defeat 30 Mechon.
- Machine mayhem - Defeat 100 Mechon.
- Machine meltdown - Defeat 250 Mechon.
Defeating Ground Monsters
- Ground down - Defeat 30 ground monsters.
- Ground up - Defeat 100 ground monsters.
- Ground to a pulp - Defeat 250 ground monsters.
Defeating Aerial Monsters
- Airing grievances - Defeat 30 aerial monsters.
- Clearing the air - Defeat 100 aerial monsters.
- Anti-air battering - Defeat 250 aerial monsters.
- Bug off - Defeat 30 insects.
- Walking insecticide - Defeat 100 insects.
- Defeating Ether-Based MonstersEdit
- Elementary! - Defeat 30 ether-based monsters.
- Braving the elements - Defeat 100 ether-based monsters.
- Telethia tracker - Defeat 30 Telethia.
- Telethia triumph - Defeat 100 Telethia.
Defeating Water Monsters
- Fish for compliments - Defeat 30 monsters that live in water.
- Smashing - Smash a vision tag.
- Simply smashing! - Smash 100 vision tags.
- Smashing... to pieces! - Smash 1000 vision tags.
Stopping the Future
- Not gonna happen! - Stop the future in its tracks once.
- I'll change the future! - Stop the future in its tracks 20 times.
- The future is ours! - Stop the future in its tracks 50 times.
Reviving Party Members
- Second wind - Revive incapacitated party members 10 times.
- Can't keep 'em down - Revive incapacitated party members 100 times.
- Down but never out - Revive incapacitated party members 500 times.
- Critical thing - Deliver 50 critical hits.
- Critical condition - Deliver 1500 critical hits.
- Critical mass - Deliver 5000 critical hits.
Battle Start Affinity
- Let's fight! - Achieve Battle Start Affinity once.
- Let's go, everyone! - Achieve Battle Start Affinity 100 times.
- Yeah! We can do it! - Achieve Battle Start Affinity 1000 times.
- Turn it up - Enter state of High Tension once.
- Fire it up - Enter state of High Tension 50 times.
- Burn it up - Enter state of High Tension 200 times.
- Go team! - Use chain attack once.
- Tip top team-up - Use chain attack 50 times.
- A team like no other - Use chain attack 200 times.
- Team with a capital T - Use chain attack 1000 times.
Chain Attack Damage
- Killer combo - Use chain attack which deals 3000+ total damage.
- Cosmic killer combo - Use chain attack which deals 30000+ total damage.
- Quantum killer combo - Use chain attack which deals 100000+ total damage.
Chain Attack Links
- Chain gang - Perform chain attack with 4+ links.
- Off the chain - Perform chain attack with 5+ links.
- Back-stabber - Perform back attack once.
- Rear admiral - Perform back attack 50 times.
- Ninja skillz - Attack an enemy from behind and beat it in one strike.
- Jaws of defeat - Win a battle while on the verge of death.
- Come on, cheer up! - Feel the pain of being incapacitated for the first time.
- Phoenix - Been wiped out 50 times.
- Art practice - Use arts 1000 times between the entire party.
- The art of war - Use arts 10000 times between the entire party.
- Right, let's do this! - Use Shulk's arts 100 times.
- Reyn time, baby! - Use Reyn's arts 100 times.
- I can beat anyone! - Use Fiora's arts 100 times.
- Attack me if you dare! - Use Dunban's arts 100 times.
- Things are heating up! - Use Sharla's arts 100 times.
- Riki use arts! - Use Riki's arts 100 times.
- Who dares defy me? - Use Melia's arts 100 times.
- One step further - Unlock the ability to level up your arts even further.
- The final step - Unlock the ability to level up your arts completely.
- Art school - Level up an art once.
- A work of art - Raise an art to level 5.
- Perfecting the art - Raise an art to maximum level.
- Down to a fine art - Raise 5 of one character's arts to max level.
- Art-to-art - Raise 10 of one character's arts to max level.
- State of the art - Raise all of one character's arts to max level.
- Sharing the knowledge - Receive shared skills from every character.
- Specialist - Fully develop one skill branch.
- Honest insight - Fully develop three of Shulk's skill branches.
- Raging stlalwart - Fully develop three of Reyn's skill branches.
- Spirited adventurer - Fully develop three of Fiora's skill branches.
- Gallant hero - Fully develop three of Dunban's skill branches.
- Unyielding devotion - Fully develop three of Sharla's skill branches.
- Adorable randomness - Fully develop three of Riki's skill branches.
- Serene candour - Fully develop three of Melia's skill branches.
- Secret weapon - Fully develop any character's skill branches.
- Dream team - Fully develop every character's skill branches.
- Turning it around - Successfully achieve burst affinity.
- Changing course - Achieve burst affinity 300 times.
- Complete 180 - Achieve burst affinity 2000 times.
Higher Level Enemies
- Looking for trouble - Defeat an enemy 5 levels higher than yourself.
- Beating the odds - Defeat an enemy 10 levels higher than yourself.
- Unlucky sixes - Perform an attack that deals exactly 666 damage.
- Lucky sevens - Perform an attack that deals exactly 777 damage.
- Skip it - Use skip travel once.
- Lazybones - Use skip travel 50 times.
Rare/Super Rare Treasure Chests
- Hunting for treasure - Obtain 10 rare treasure chests.
- Hoarding treasure - Obtain 50 rare treasure chests.
- Ooh, shiny - Obtain a super rare treasure chest.
- It hasn't lost its lustre - Obtain 10 super rare treasure chests.
- Need... more... treasure - Obtain 50 super rare treasure chests.
- Treasure trove - Obtain 1000 rare or super rare treasure chests.
- Titan's gift - Harvest an ether crystal.
- Titan's generosity - Harvest ether crystals 50 times.
- Titan's greatness - Harvest ether crystals 500 times.
- Raring to go - Obtain a rare ether crystal.
- Medium rare - Obtain 7 rare ether crystals.
- In rare form - Obtain 77 rare ether crystals.
- Crystallized luck - Mine a rank V ether crystal.
- That hits the slot - Fill a gem slot.
- Truly outrageous - Fill all 8 possible gem slots at once for any character.
- Learning the craft - Practice gem crafting and receive a synergy bonus.
- Getting crafty - Receive a synergy bonus more than 250 times.
- Crafting your destiny - Receive a synergy bonus more than 500 times.
- Craftacular! - Enter a fever state while gem crafting.
- Craftstravaganza! - Enter a fever state 3 times.
- Lending a hand - Receive a support bonus.
- Crafting friendships - Receive a support bonus for every character.
- Firing on all cylinders - Fill up the cylinder gauge 9 times in one crafting session.
- Happy new year! - Witness the sun rising on 366th day.
- Terminal velocity - Fall to your demise from a great height.
- Making waves - Fall into water from a height of 200 meters.
- One is never enough - Record an item in the Collectopaedia.
- Collector's mentality - Complete a page in the Collectopaedia.
- Stamp of insanity - Complete every page in the Collectopaedia.
- Study aids - Give Shulk 20 pieces of machinery as gifts.
- Auber the top - Give Reyn an Energy Aubergine as a gift.
- Aim for the heart! - Have Fiora give 20 gifts to Shulk.
- Thanks but no thanks - Give Dunban an Ether Plum as a gift.
- Fruitful gifts - Give Sharla fruit as a gift 20 times.
- You may have this - Have Melia give 30 gifts.
- Not just Riki eat! - Have Riki give insects as gifts 30 times.
- Love at first bite - Give Love Source as a present.
Talking to People
- Ear to the ground - Talk to people 100 times.
- Social butterfly - Talk to people 1000 times.
Party Member Conversations
- Breaking the ice - Have a party member step into a conversation.
- Idle chit-chat - Have party members step into conversations 50 times.
- Chatting the day away - Have party members step into conversations 300 times.
Party Member Affinity
- Blossoming friendship - Improve the affinity between two party members.
- Unshakable trust - Improve two party members' affinity still further.
- Unshakable bond - Form the deepest affinity between two party members.
- Get the party started - Deepen the affinity between all party members.
- Party's in full swing - Form the deepest affinity between all party members.
- Equivalent exchange - Successfully trade items with someone.
- Tradesman - Trade items 20 times.
- Master tradesman - Trade items 100 times.
Trading Unique Items
- Mysterious mantis - Obtain a Minute Mantis through trading.
- Shining impracticality - Obtain a Golden Cog through trading.
- Indigo Belligerence - Obtain a Love Beetle through trading.
- Stormy Outlook - Obtain a Thunder Compass through trading.
- Angelic Imitation - Obtain an Angel Engine Y through trading.