WATCH DOGS - Walkthrough | Trophy Guide | Achievement Guide - Part 1
Updated: Nov 12, 2021
WATCH DOGS - Walkthrough | Trophy Guide | Achievement Guide
Part 1 - Trophy Guide | Achievement Guide + Trophy Roadmap
Duration: 50 hours for main game + 15 hours for DLC Offline trophies: 35 + 9 Online trophies: 5 + 1
DLC: 1 (3/10 Difficulty) Minimum number of playthroughs: 1 Number of missable trophies: None, you have free roam after completing the story
Trophy Guide | Achievement Guide
100% Clear This is the platinum trophy and is unlocked automatically when all the trophies have been unlocked. WATCH DOGS is an easy game in terms of trophies, but quite long:
Complete all the main missions
Complete all the side missions and activities
Gather all collectibles and check in at all hotspots
Gameplay trophies: Using non-lethal takedown, stop 10 civilians from calling to report you, Tag 100 enemies, Participate in 5 different City Games, Shoot out a tire on 15 different vehicles, Complete level 10 against all 3 Drinking Game opponents, Unlock every Skill in the Skills Tree
Escape Trophies: 15 police chases, a level 5 police chase, 15 police scans, a level 5 police scan
Kill Trophies: 4 enemies within a single instance of Focus, 3 enemies with a single IED
Online: Invade and successfully hack 10 enemy Fixers in Online Hacking, Invade and successfully observe 10 enemy Fixers in Online Tailing, Complete 10 Public Online Races, Complete an Online Tailing without being detected, Get tailed 5 times
DLC: Complete all missions
DLC: Complete all side missions, activities and 20 of each contract
DLC Online: complete 10 coop missions
DLC Kill Trophy: 4 enemies at once by blowing up the RC Car
Hello World - Story Take down Maurice Obtained during Act I - Bottom of the Eighth
End of Line Complete 40 Fixer Contracts Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all missions.
Basest Base Complete every Gang Hideout Complete all 15 Gang Hideouts. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all missions.
They Call Him The Vigilante Complete every Investigation You need to complete all Human Traffic, Weapons Trade, Burner Phone, QR Code and Missing Persons. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Peephole Complete every Privacy Invasion Complete all 30 Privacy Invasions. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Road Rage Complete every Criminal Convoy Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all missions.
Enforcer Use the Crime Detection System to take down 20 confirmed criminals Complete 20 crime detection activities which spawn randomly on the map.
Family Man - Story Complete Act 1 Obtained after completing Act I - Dressed in Peels.
Who Is Raymond Kenney? - Story Complete Act 2 Obtained after completing Act II - Way Off the Grid.
One Down, One to Go - Story Complete Act 3 Obtained after completing Act III - By Any Means Necessary.
Vengeance - Story Complete Act 4 Obtained after completing Act IV - No Turning Back.
Log Off - Story Complete Act 5 Obtained after completing Act V - Sometimes You Still Lose.
Hard Crash Perform 10 vehicle take downs This will come during normal gameplay. There are a lot of side missions which require to takedown another vehicle.
Communication Fail Using non-lethal takedown, stop 10 civilians from calling to report you If you perform some criminal acts (take out your gun, hijack a car, etc. ), blume affiliates or normal people might spot you and try to call the police on you. Take the phone from them
Bookmarked Tag 100 enemies You will get this naturally while playing because pressing square button to profile enemies will come quite in handy.
Power Cycle Participate in 5 different City Games There are 5 mini games that needs to be completed: chess, shell game, poker, slot machine and drinking game. Check the mini game walkthrough section for a full video guide of all the mini games.
Magic Smoke Kill 4 enemies within a single instance of Focus Go into a criminal convoy mission and when the target approaches you, press R3 to go into focus mode and use the grenade launcher to hit all the cars killing everyone in it.
Escape Loop Escape 15 police chases This should come naturally if you will try to do side quests because you will get chased a lot.
Free Radical Escape a level 5 police chase The mission White Hat Pack - Shut Down will get you into a police chase level 5 that you need to escape from. If you somehow want to do it in other way, then make sure you do a lot of illegalities, so that police will gather up on you, then when the chase increases to level 5, escape from them.
White Rabbit Object Escape 15 police scans When you do something bad, like shooting, people will call the police. You will have to escape that white scan, after someone called the police. I had to do this around 12 times after finishing the story.
Scanproof Escape a level 5 police scan Shoot at people and cars and use jams to stop people from calling the police, until you reach level 5 of wanted. When you reach the last mark, then let someone call the police and escape with a fast car or with a boat.
Hardware Fail Shoot out a tire on 15 different vehicles Self-explanatory. You can even shoot your own tires.
Black Hat Trick Kill 3 enemies with a single IED Investigation - Weapons Trade is a very good mission to achieve this trophy. There will be a lot of enemies coming at you, and you will have the higher ground, being able to throw IEDs at them.
Revoking Client Privileges Complete the final mission in the Human Traffic Investigation Complete all 10 Human Traffic and then also finish the Investigation mission. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Saturday Night Special Complete the final mission in the Weapons Trade Investigation Complete all 9 Weapons Trade and then also finish the Investigation mission. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Sanity Check Collect all 8 Burner Phones Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Read-only Complete the final mission in the QR Code Investigation Complete all 16 QR Code and then also finish the Investigation mission. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Darkness Looms Complete the final mission of the Missing Persons Investigation Complete all 6 Missing Persons and then also finish the Investigation mission. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Geolocated Check in at every Hotspot You can check in at various locations through the city. Check at all of them for this trophy.
Disk Space Full Unlock every song with the SongSneak app You need 23 songs for this trophy. 3 songs are from missions and the other 20 are from hacking people in the street or by going into bars and shops and download the songs from the radio inside.
Social Lubricant Complete level 10 against all 3 Drinking Game opponents There are 3 drinking mini games: The Loop, The Wards, Pawnee. Each mini game has 10 levels that you need to beat. You are looking at around 2 hours of virtually drinking. Do not attempt this trophy while drinking in real life too, vision might get too blurry :))
Hackification - Online Invade and successfully hack 10 enemy Fixers in Online Hacking Complete 10 Online Hacking. It is recommended to use the cameras so you can spot the enemy approaching you, so you can avoid him.
Piggyback - Online Invade and successfully observe 10 enemy Fixers in Online Tailing Complete 10 Online Tailing. It is recommended to use the cameras to successfully observe a target without being spotted.
Superhighway - Online Complete 10 Public Online Races Complete 10 online races, making sure you pass the finish line. You do not need to win it.
System Mangler Complete every ctOS Breach Complete all 16 ctOS Breaches. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Stealth Cookie - Online Complete an Online Tailing without being detected It is recommended to use the cameras to successfully observe a target without being spotted.
Freeware Unlock every Skill in the Skills Tree In order to get all the skills, besides gathering skill points you also need to complete 10 chess puzzles and reach wave 5 in NVZN.
Traced - Online Get tailed 5 times Just leave the game idle until you get this trophy.
Clear Signals Unlock every ctOS Tower Complete all 13 ctOS System towers. Check the walkthrough guide for videos with all locations.
Act I - Bottom of the Eighth
Hello World - Take down Maurice
Crime Detection Event
Act I - Big Brother
Fixer Contract - Under Construction
Fixer Contract - The Hunter
Mini Games - Shell Game
Fixer Contract - Parker Square Rally
Mini Games - NVZN
Mini Games - Cash Run
Mini Games - Chess
Fixer Contract - Hot Property
Clean Parker Square district
Fixer Contract - Straight and Narrow
Mini Games - Poker
The Wards - Mini Games - Drinking Game
The Loop - Mini Games - Drinking Game
Pawnee - Mini Games - Drinking Game
Social Lubricant - Complete level 10 against all 3 Drinking Game opponents
Superhighway - Complete 10 Public Online Races
Mini Games - Slot Machine
Power Cycle - Participate in 5 different City Games
Act I - Backstage Pass
Clear The Loop district
Gang Hideout - No Parking
Fixer Contract - Muscle Memory
Fixer Contract - Misguided
Gang Hideout - Two For One
Criminal Convoy - Toll Bridge
Fixer Contract - Rogue Data
Criminal Convoy - The Beast
Fixer Contract - Number Crunch
Bookmarked - Tag 100 enemies
Gang Hideout - Street Cleaning
Criminal Convoy - Caught in the Loop
Fixer Contract - Ghost Trail
Fixer Contract - Gateway Timeout
Hard Crash - Perform 10 vehicle take downs
Criminal Convoy - Downtown
Fixer Contract - Urban Exploration
Fixer Contract - Playing it Safe
Criminal Convoy - Made Men
Criminal Convoy - Parker Pursuit
Gang Hideout - Union Dues
Stealth Cookie - Complete an Online Tailing without being detected
Piggyback - Invade and successfully observe 10 enemy Fixers in Online Tailing
Hackification - Invade and successfully hack 10 enemy Fixers in Online Hacking
Fixer Contract - Deadly Loop
Enforcer - Use the Crime Detection System to take down 20 confirmed criminals
Act I - Backseat Driver
Act I - Open Your World
Act I - Thanks for the Tip
Act I - Remember
Fixer Contract - Buffering
Act I - Not the Pizza Guy
Communication Fail - Using non-lethal takedown, stop 10 civilians from calling to report you
Act I - A Wrench in the Works
White Hat Pack - Ctrl
Breakthrough Pack - Breakthrough
The Palace Pack - The Palace
The Palace Pack - Hard Drives
Act I - Dressed in Peels
Family Man - Complete Act 1
Act II - Hold On, Kiddo
Act II - Tools of the Trade
Clear Brandon Docks district
Fixer Contract - Muscle Out
Fixer Contract - Pier Pressure
Fixer Contract - Pickup and Run
Fixer Contract - Industry Standards
Fixer Contract - In the Spotlight
Gang Hideout - Port Authority
Gang Hideout - Packing
Criminal Convoy - Lords of the Wards
Fixer Contract - Raid
Fixer Contract - Derailed
Act II - Breakable Things
Fixer Contract - Delivery Man
Act II - Collateral
Act II - One Foot in the Grave
Fixer Contract - Tracked
Act II - A Blank Spot There-ish
Clear The Wards district
Fixer Contract - Data Leech
Fixer Contract - Distraction
Criminal Convoy - Dockwork
Gang Hideout - Gone in a Flash
Exclusive Contract - Signature Shot
Criminal Convoy - No Rules
Gang Hideout - Swap Meet
Fixer Contract - Hard Shoulder
Gang Hideout - Compliments for the Cook
Fixer Contract - Members Only
Criminal Convoy - Into the Pit
White Hat Pack - Alt
Escape Loop - Escape 15 police chases
Fixer Contract - Road Soldier
Fixer Contract - Double Vision
White Hat Pack - Delete
Fixer Contract - Bandwidth Exceeded
Act II - Jury-Rigged
Fixer Contract - Grand Triathlon
Act II - Grandma's Bulldog
Fixer Contract - Armored Pursuit
Act II - Not a Job for Tyrone
Fixer Contract - Connection Interrupted
Act II - Uninvited
Act II - Breadcrumbs
Clear Mad Mile district
Clear Signals - Unlock every ctOS Tower
System Mangler - Complete every ctOS Breach
Peephole - Complete every Privacy Invasion
Criminal Convoy - Chasing Shadows
Investigation - Weapons Trade
Black Hat Trick - Kill 3 enemies with a single IED
Saturday Night Special - Complete the final mission in the Weapons Trade Investigation
Criminal Convoy - Excessive Force
Criminal Convoy - Juggernaut
Fixer Contract - Wild Ride
Criminal Convoy - The Quick Fix
Criminal Convoy - Long Division
Gang Hideout - The Tower
Fixer Contract - Deception
Gang Hideout - The Low Road
Fixer Contract - Lap of Luxury
Fixer Contract - Escape Artist
Criminal Convoy - Milita Mile
Fixer Contract - Showroom Condition
White Hat Pack - Shut Down
Free Radical - Escape a level 5 police chase
Act II - Stare Into the Abyss
Act II - A Risky Bid
Fixer Contract - Railroaded
End of Line - Complete 40 Fixer Contracts
Act II - Role Model
Act II - Planting a Bug
Act II - Way Off the Grid
Who Is Raymond Kenney? - Complete Act 2
Clear Pawnee district
Geolocated - Check in at every Hotspot
Investigation - Human Traffic
Revoking Client Privileges - Complete the final mission in the Human Traffic Investigation
Gang Hideout - Burning Bridges
Gang Hideout - Decapitated
Gang Hideout - Out of the Woodwork
Gang Hideout - Beached
Basest Base - Complete every Gang Hideout
Criminal Convoy - Small Town Justice
Magic Smoke - Kill 4 enemies within a single instance of Focus
Act III - Hope is a Sad Thing
Hardware Fail - Shoot out a tire on 15 different vehicles
Sanity Check - Collect all 8 Burner Phones
Investigation - Missing Persons
Darkness Looms - Complete the final mission of the Missing Persons Investigation
Investigation - QR Code
Read-only - Complete the final mission in the QR Code Investigation
They Call Him The Vigilante - Complete every Investigation
Act III - A Pit of Paranoia
Act III - Unstoppable Force
Criminal Convoy - Requiescat in Pace
Road Rage - Complete every Criminal Convoy
Act III - The Future is in Blume
Act III - For the Portofolio
Freeware - Unlock every Skill in the Skills Tree
Act III - By Any Means Necessary
One Down, One to Go - Complete Act 3
Act IV - Someone's Knocking
Act IV - In Plain Sight
Act IV - The Rat's Lair
Act IV - The Defalt Condition
Act IV - Little Sister
Act IV - Ghosts of the Past
Act IV - No Turning Back
Vengeance - Complete Act 4