Dead Space cheats & more for Xbox 360 (X360)

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  • Action, Survival Horror
  • Electronic Arts
  • Electronic Arts
  • Mature
  • October 20, 2008

Hints

PENG TREASURE!!!

To find the peng treasure you must be on level 11. Once you have entered the flight platform look down on the trial where a tram is able to land, if you see something use kenisis and it will be the peng treasure. The peng treasure is also worth about 40,000 points at the store.


Getting The Military On Impossible

To get the military suit on is impossible right away, play a saved game that already has the military suit on new game + all the way to the very end and save before the final boss fight. Beat him wait for the cutscene to end and the credits roll, skip them and start a new game on impossible. You should see that Isaac already has the suit on during the opening scene.


Tips On How To Beat Hive Mind

To make the fight with the hive mind a little easier, instead of shooting 1 of the pimples on it's face at a time shoot each one, 1 time each. This way when he picks you up you don't have to shoot as long. Next have the line gun ready once you finish the pimples off, once he opens it's ribcage shoot a mine into there and it should blow off a few of it's hearts. There should be 1-2 left over.


Exploding Necromorphs

The best way to kill exploding necromorphs is to shoot the yellow sack that looks like a hammer but to kill multiple necromorphs you have to kill an exploding necromorphs without shooting its yellow sack then when killing it without it exploding use your telekinesis module to pick up the explosive sack it leaves behind when it dies leave it infront of you at a far distance and wait for themto come towards you then shoot the explosive sack to an instant kill not also is this cool but it conserves ammo.


Beating The Hive Mind

When fighting the hive mind, it will attack you with its two tentacles. When it raises the tentacle, run up close to the edge on the opposite side as the tentacle (e.g. left tentacle, run to the right). This is the best way to dodge them, after he attacks you he will bend over and you can shoot his weak spots on his face, I reccomend using the contact beam to shoot them (I beat him using it without any upgrades for it). After shooting 3 of his face "pods", it will pick you up. The only way to make it drop you is to shoot the remaining pods. It will then drop you and release 2 "pregnant" necros for you to kill. use the same strategy to dodge his tentacles and shoot the pods in his chest cavity to kill him.


Cheats

+5 Nodes Cheat

Press start during a game and press: Y, X, Y, X, X, Y, X, X, Y, X, X, Y. If entered correctly, you should hear a sound.


+2,000 Credits

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, X, X, Y, Y, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


Refill Stasis And Kinesis Energy

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, Y, Y, X, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


+1,000 Credits

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, X, X, Y, X. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


+10,000 Credits

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, Y, Y, Y, X, X, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


Refill Oxygen

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, X, Y, Y, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


+2 Nodes

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press Y, X, X, X, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


+5,000 Credits

Press Start to pause game play, then enter Press X, X, X, Y, X, Y. Some codes may only be enabled once per game.


Unlockables

Unlock Impossible Difficulty Setting

You can unlock the impossible difficulty setting by finishing the game at least once.


Unlock Backstory Logs

Once you beat the game, you automatically unlock the Backstory Logs.


One Gun

Play through the game using only the plasma cutter.


Easter eggs

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Glitches

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Guides

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Achievements

Achievement List

A Cut Above (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Ripper
Air Alert (10) Zero-G Jump over 100 times
All Systems Go (20) Complete Chapter 3 on any difficulty setting
Armstrong (10) Shoot 50 objects using Kinesis
Autofire (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Pulse Rifle
Betrayed (20) Complete Chapter 11 on any difficulty setting
Big Spender (10) Spend 300,000 credits at the store
Brawler (10) Kill at least 30 enemies with a melee attack
Butcher (40) Dismember 1000 Limbs
Cannon Fodder (20) Complete Chapter 4 on any difficulty setting
Crackshot (5) Achieve a perfect score in the Shooting Gallery
Dead On Arrival (20) Complete Chapter 1 on any difficulty setting
Don't Get Cocky Kid (10) Survive the ADS Cannon with over 50% shield strength remaining
Epic Tier 3 Engineer (150) Complete the game on the hardest difficulty setting
Eviscerator (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Line Gun
Exodus (20) Complete Chapter 12 on any difficulty setting
Freeze (15) Use Stasis on 50 enemies
Full Arsenal (30) Own every Weapon in the game
Full Contact (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Contact Beam
Get off my ship! (15) Kill the Slug Boss
Greenhouse Effect (20) Complete Chapter 6 on any difficulty setting
Keeper of the Faith (20) Complete Chapter 10 on any difficulty setting
Kickin It (10) Escape from a Lurker's grab attack 10 times
Lab Rat (20) Complete Chapter 2 on any difficulty setting
Legend Teller (40) Collect 150 Logs
Live With The Hot Ones (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Flamethrower
Marksman (5) Dismember 20 Limbs
Maxed Out (75) Upgrade all weapons and equipment
Merchant (10) Collect 8 schematics
Mindless Prey (30) Kill the Hive Mind
One Gun (40) Beat the game using only the Plasma Cutter
Pack Rat (10) Store 25 Items in the Safe
Playing Catch (10) Catch a Brute or Leviathan Pod using Kinesis
Pusher (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Force Gun
Ragdoll Check (5) Force an enemy into a Gravity Panel 5 times
S.O.S. (20) Complete Chapter 7 on any difficulty setting
Secret Achievement - Brute Force (15) Kill a Brute
Secret Achievement - Exterminator (15) Kill the Leviathan
Slugger (10) Kill the Slug Boss with more than 50% shield strength remaining
Story Teller (20) Collect 75 Logs
Strange Transmissions (20) Complete Chapter 8 on any difficulty setting
Surgeon (20) Dismember 500 Limbs
Survivor (50) Complete the game on any difficulty setting
There's Always Peng! (15) Find the Peng Treasure
Tool Time (10) Kill 30 enemies with the Plasma Cutter
True Believer (20) Complete Chapter 5 on any difficulty setting
Wreckage (20) Complete Chapter 9 on any difficulty setting
Z-Baller (5) Complete Level 6 in Zero-G Basketball


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