The Gunstringer Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches

The Gunstringer Unlockables & Awards


  • A Fistful of Revenge (50) Ride "Burrito" the Dog into the sunset.
  • A Long Fall to Hell (20) Find a way to kill an undead puppet.
  • Awesomeness Detected (20) Do something really awesome.
  • Back Seat Commentator (5) Listen to a different kind of narrator while you play.
  • Big Spender (25) Purchase everything in the bonus store.
  • Death Rides a Steamboat (20) Commit mass destruction with a paddleboat.
  • For A Few Gallons More (30) Take down Big Oil.
  • Gold Medallist (20) Reach a Gold Medal score on a single act.
  • Great Balls of Fire (20) Survive an epic battle against a kite.
  • Hot Lead Pusher (20) Get a crazy high kill streak.
  • How The East Was Won (30) Possess a lush, full beard.
  • Hundred Thousand Dollar Baby (20) Spend a whole chunk of money in the bonus store.
  • Legend of the 8000 Samurai (20) Find the Great Wall of China in an unexpected place.
  • Living Large in the Saddle (10) Hoard all the tacos and hearts in an act.
  • Lonely Are The Dead (30) Face Death and live to tell the tale.
  • Lucky Prize Winner (15) Find an achievement hidden in a piece of concept art.
  • Money is the Best Medicine (20) Earn cash, not health, for every heart in an act.
  • My Horse, A Gun, Your Lumberjack (20) Find a place to saw some logs.
  • No Country for Old Barons (20) Carjack a stagecoach.
  • No Insurance (15) Don't scratch the paint while piloting a paddleboat.
  • Once Upon a Time in the West (20) End an artist's career.
  • Perfect Performance (25) Win gold medals in all acts of a single play.
  • Perfectionist (30) Win a gold medal in every act of every play.
  • Pistol for a Hundred Skeletons (20) Kill 18,675,309,000 Skeletons.
  • Requiem for a Gunstringer (20) Walk amongst the dead.
  • Russian Chicken (10) In a shootout, play chicken with a bullet before shooting it.
  • Sellout (10) Buy an achievement from the bonus store.
  • Seven Shooter (5) Defy laws of physics by shooting more than six enemies without reloading.
  • Stranger in New Orleans (20) Take Andrew Jackson to the Madam's district.
  • Strings of Steel (50) Beat every play in one session. On Hardcore Mode. Also, never die.
  • The Backwards Bandit (20) Complete a level with "Lefty Mode" enabled.
  • The Bandit Sheriff (20) Close your bank account.
  • The Big Easy Reckoning (30) Get close and personal with the Madam.
  • The Brute and the Beast (20) See things that you will never be able to unsee.
  • The Canyon Runs Red (20) Fall thousands of feet without dying.
  • The Great Wall of Vengeance (20) Ride a rocket over a battlefield.
  • The Gunstringer Rides Again (15) Destroy the advertising plan of a small business.
  • The Hidden Fortress (20) Crash into someone's house uninvited.
  • The Last Undead Boy Scout (20) Collect a gold medal, hardcore award, and 2P award in a single act.
  • The Lone Star (20) Finish an act while playing on Hardcore Mode.
  • The Red Baron (25) Kill 100 enemies while strapped to a rocket in "The Great Wall of Vengeance".
  • Tin Marksman (5) Shoot all the cans in the Prologue.
  • Took a Bullet for the Team (10) Take down the developers.
  • Turbo Deflation (10) Deflate the first boss in under 30 seconds.
  • Two Hearts to Live (20) Complete all acts in a play without ever dropping to one heart.
  • Undead and Untouchable (20) Reach the end of "Requiem for a Gunstringer" without losing a single heart.
  • Undead or Alive (20) Remember the time you scorned a woman.
  • What's Next? (5) Visit the Download Content screen to see what new content is available.
  • Why Would You Even Do This? (25) Complete an act with every single modifier enabled.
  • With a Little Help from a Friend (15) Complete an act with a friend.
  • Avatar Award: The Brim Of Justice

    Take out the posse member with the biggest hat to unlock the Brim of Justice.

    Avatar Award: Vengeance Trail Walkers

    To unlock the Trail Walkers avatar award, find the closure on the vengeance trail.

    Avatar Award: The Catolon Poncho

    To unlock the Catalon Poncho, take out the posse member that looks the least flattening in a poncho.