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    TROPHY FAQ                                             
                                                               
    RATCHET & CLANK FUTURE: A CRACK IN TIME
    
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    RELEASE DATE: October 27, 2009 (North America)
                  November 4, 2009 (Europe)
                  November 5, 2009 (Australia)
                  November 6, 2009 (UK)
    
    DEVELOPED BY: Insomniac Games
    
    PUBLISHED BY: Sony Computer Entertainment
    
    PLATFORM: PlayStation 3
    
    PLAYERS: Single-Player
    
    ESRB: Everyone 10+
                                                               
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    AUTHOR: Lloyd 'tenltd' Dansoh. (C) 2010
    
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    - TABLE OF CONTENTS
    
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    - INTRODUCTION ........................................................ [INTR]
    
    - NOTES ............................................................... [NOTE]
    
    - LEGEND .............................................................. [LGND]
    
    BRONZE TROPHIES (25 trophies)
    - It Belongs in a Museum .............................................. [BT01]
    - Rude Awakening ...................................................... [BT02]
    - Junior Caretaker .................................................... [BT03]
    - Senior Caretaker .................................................... [BT04]
    - Time Keeper ......................................................... [BT05]
    - 88 MPH .............................................................. [BT06]
    - Leave no Lombax Behind .............................................. [BT07]
    - The General's Pupil ................................................. [BT08]
    - Saviour of Axiom City ............................................... [BT09]
    - Apogee Explorer ..................................................... [BT10]
    - Paradox Hero ........................................................ [BT11]
    - Somebody Called for Backup? ......................................... [BT12]
    - Just Like Old Times ................................................. [BT13]
    - Party Crasher ....................................................... [BT14]
    - Revenge of the Squishy .............................................. [BT15]
    - Insomniac ........................................................... [BT16]
    - My Blaster Runs Really, Really Hot .................................. [BT17]
    - Q-Force Cadet ....................................................... [BT18]
    - Bronze Champion ..................................................... [BT19]
    - Silver Champion ..................................................... [BT20]
    - Gold Champion ....................................................... [BT21]
    - Raritanium Champion ................................................. [BT22]
    - Fastoon Warrior ..................................................... [BT23]
    - For a Rainy Day ..................................................... [BT24]
    - Greed is Good ....................................................... [BT25]
    
    SILVER TROPHIES (6 trophées)
    - Q-Force Hero ........................................................ [ST01]
    - Zoni Collector ...................................................... [ST02]
    - Bolt Collector ...................................................... [ST03]
    - The Gunsmith ........................................................ [ST04]
    - The Samaritan ....................................................... [ST05]
    - Retirement Fund ..................................................... [ST06]
    
    GOLD TROPHIES (5 trophies)
    - Terraklon Assassin .................................................. [GT01]
    - Preferred Customer .................................................. [GT02]
    - Thrifty ............................................................. [GT03]
    - Q-Force Champion .................................................... [GT04]
    - Glutton for Punishment .............................................. [GT05]
    
    - VERSION HISTORY ..................................................... [VERS]
    
    - LEGAL ............................................................... [LEGL]
    
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    - INTROCUTION                                                           [INTR]
    
    The following is an in-depth guide to collecting all of the trophies in the
    game, 'Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time'.
    
    NOTE: Just as a fair warning, the descriptions of the trophies in this game
    can and will contain spoilers. You have been warned.
    
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    - NOTES                                                                 [NOTE]
    
    Before you begin the game and start collecting your trophies, here are some
    tips that should help you get them all efficiently and quickly:
    
    1) Play on Hard Difficulty: You will get a trophy for completing the game on
    Casual, Medium and Hard. Completing the game on Hard first will allow you to
    get all three at the same time, and this game will not give you too much
    trouble, even if you are new to the series. (NOTE: Difficulties are suited for
    Hard Difficulty)
    
    2) Go Back in Time: When you finish the game, you will be given the
    opportunity to go back in time, do it. There are trophies you can collect
    by doing this that you can't obtain in a regular playthrough.
    
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    - LEGEND                                                                [LGND]
    
    TROPHY NAME (TROPHY GRADE)         
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    DESCRIPTION: Description of the trophy as shown on the XMB.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * * * *
                (Difficulty is ranked on a scale from 1 to 5; easiest to hardest)
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: An explanation on how to achieve the trophy.
    
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    BRONZE TROPHIES (25 trophies)
    
    It Belongs in a Museum (Hidden/Bronze)                                  [BT01]
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    DESCRIPTION: Retrieve Chief Zahn's Zoni Vessel
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Story-based mission and unmissable. Simply catch the three
                    Zoni around Planet Quantos and this trophy should appear.
                    Simple enough.
    
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    Rude Awakening (Hidden/Bronze)                                          [BT02]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete Great Clock, Sector One.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This will be first trophy you will acquire. Simply complete
                    the first area of the game using Clank and you will achieve
                    this trophy.
    
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    Junior Caretaker (Hidden/Bronze)                                        [BT03]
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    DESCRIPTION: Defeat the Hypersonic Brainwave Scrambler.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Achieve this trophy by defeated the Hypersonic Brainwave
                    Scrambler boss and complete 'The Great Clock, Sector Two'.
    
                    The fight is straightforward: Throw Time Bombs to slow it down
                    and then attack it. Be sure to smack away any enemies that
                    get too close, and eventually 'One Hypersonic Brainwave
                    Scrambler... scrambled.'
    
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    Senior Caretaker (Hidden/Bronze)                                        [BT04]
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    DESCRIPTION: Repair temporal damage caused by Dr. Nefarious.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This trophy will be achieved after you complete 'The Great
                    Clock, Sector Three'. Go to the various planets and repair
                    the temporal damage in this fun mini-game.
    
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    Time Keeper (Hidden/Bronze)                                             [BT05]
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    DESCRIPTION: Unlock the Orvus Chamber.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * * (only if the puzzles are performed)
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This trophy is acquired after you complete 'The Great Clock,
                    Sector Four'. Complete a few puzzles in this section and the
                    door will open.
                    
                    NOTE: The puzzles in this section are actually skippable.
    
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    88 MPH (Hidden/Bronze)                                                  [BT06]
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    DESCRIPTION: Defeat General Azimuth and save the universe.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You will receive this trophy after you defeat General Azimuth
                    in the final battle. This not a hard fight. However, Azimuth
                    has A LOT of health which makes for a pretty long battle.
                    Also, there are no checkpoints in this fight - one death means
                    you have start the fight all over again.
    
                    The bright side to this fight is that it's very forgiving as
                    Azimuth is actually really weak compared to all of the other
                    bosses you have come across so far. Here are some tips that
                    will ensure your success in this battle:
    
                    - RESERVE YOUR BEST WEAPONS: As I mentioned before, this is a
                      long fight so you'll want to save your best weapons for
                      last, especially considering they won't give you any ammo
                      during the fight. When you get to the point when the arena
                      starts to heavily quake, bring out the big guns: RYNO V (if
                      you have it)
                    - STAY IN THE MIDDLE: Make staying in the middle a priority
                      because as the battle goes on, more and more of the glass
                      will break, meaning more areas to kill yourself. The middle
                      is the only area that won't break so it's a good safe-zone
                      for you.
    
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    Leave No Lombax Behind (Hidden/Bronze)                                  [BT07]
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    DESCRIPTION: Save General Azimuth from Lord Vorselon's clutches.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll acquire this on your SECOND visit to Lord Vorselon's
                    ship. Note that you will have to fight Vorselon again, but his
                    attack patterns are generally the same as when you fought him
                    the first time. Use your original tactics and this fight, and
                    the trophy, will be yours.
    
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    The General's Pupil (Hidden/Bronze)                                     [BT08]
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    DESCRIPTION: Master the Hoverboots.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Acquire the Hoverboots and complete all of the training
                    courses in order to achieve this trophy. You shouldn't have
                    much trouble with this except for, possibly, the final test.
                    Other than that, a pretty easy trophy.
    
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    Saviour of Axiom City (Hidden/Bronze)                                    [BT09]
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    DESCRIPTION: Destroy the VX-99.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: As the description states, destroy the VX-99 located in Axiom
                    City in order to get this trophy. This fight has two
                    phases:
    
                    1) In this phase you'll want to dodge the lasers until they
                       stop and then use the bolt crank at the top of each arc.
                       Rinse and repeat until all the bolts are turned. Make sure
                       you immediately get off an arc once you destroy it as they
                       will fall off. When the arcs are gone you'll return to
                       solid ground. Take out the enemies and then grab on to
                       Azimuth's ship and head back to the VX-99 for the second
                       phase of the fight.
    
                    2) At the start of this phase, you'll have to take out all of
                       the clamps to destroy the VX-99's protective shield. The
                       lasers here are pretty fast so having Mr. Zurkon out will
                       work wonders. His attacks aren't too bad when the shield is
                       gone. His missiles can be easily be avoided by constantly
                       strafing and keep jumping to avoid the lasers on the
                       ground. When his health hits zero, hop on Azimuth's ship
                       before time runs out and the battle is yours. 
                       
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    Apogee Explorer (Hidden/Bronze)                                         [BT10]
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    DESCRIPTION: Find the Obsidian Eye.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Complete all of the missions in Krell Canyon, Planet
                    Lumos and enter the door that opens afterward. After the
                    cutscenes that follow, you'll get this trophy.
    
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    Paradox Hero (Hidden/Bronze)                                            [BT11]
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    DESCRIPTION: Confront Dr. Nefarious in the past.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Another story-based mission which is acquired on the Tombli
                    Outpost. Plant three seeds in the soil in the past, then
                    return to the present. Ride the newly grown vines to get some
                    oil for the Omnisoaker. Return to the present again and use
                    oil for the crank which will fix the bridge. Watch the scenes
                    that follow and the trophy will appear afterward.
    
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    Somebody Called for Backup? (Hidden/Bronze)                             [BT12]
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    DESCRIPTION: Stop the Agorians from destroying Gimlick Valley.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll get this trophy after finishing Gimlick Valley in the
                    past. It's a usual war here and will end in boss battle with
                    Argos. He's one of the more difficult bosses in the game.
                    Here are some tips to help you:
    
                    - He has a fast (and pretty accurate) laser attack. Avoid it
                      on the ground. It seems to be more likely to hit if you jump
                      while dodging it.
                    - Short-range weapons are pretty much useless in this battle
                      as Argos is in a ship the entire time, so use the best long-
                      range weapons at your disposal (ex. Buzz Blades, Negotiator,
                      Mr. Zurkon).
                    - Sometimes, enemies will appear on the battlefield, so throw
                      some Tesla Spikes out so they won't bother you while
                      fighting Argos.
      
                    When the fight ends, and you watch the scenes, return to the
                    present to receive your trophy and marvel at your awesome
                    monument.
    
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    Just Like Old Times (Hidden/Bronze)                                     [BT13]
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    DESCRIPTION: Reunite with Clank.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This trophy will be obtained in the Valkyrie Citadel,
                    Vadpedia. The only thing that stands in your way is
                    Cassiopeia, the final Valkyrie. Here are some tips to help you
                    in that fight.
    
                    - Keep the Swingshot as your equipped gadget as you will be
                      using it an awful lot.
                    - Buzz Blades are very effective against her.
                    - As always, Mr. Zurkon is a big help.
    
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    Party Crasher (Hidden/Bronze)                                           [BT14]
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    DESCRIPTION: Destroy Dr. Nefarious' armada.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE:  Use Nefarious' Hypernova Defence Laser to destroy his ships
                     and this trophy is yours.
    
                     First you'll have to destroy asteroids as practise until
                     you automatically leave the machine. Then call Lawrence and
                     tell him to land the fleet. Then go up to the Terrachnoid
                     and get rid of him (Press 'Circle') then take control of the
                     defence laser. Destroy all of the ships and this trophy is
                     yours. Simple, Easy, Fun.
    
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    Revenge of the Squishy (Hidden/Bronze)                                  [BT15]
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    DESCRIPTION: Defeat Dr. Nefarious.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Follow the description's orders and defeat Dr. Nefarious to
                    get this trophy. Here's a breakdown of his phases:
    
                    1) The eyes on the space station wall you off while Nefarious
                       uses various attacks (Grenades, Laser Attack) and will also
                       sick UFOs on you later in the fight. Soon he will switch to
                       his second attack phase.
    
                    2) He will activate a defence laser that will chase you
                       around the arena. Use you Hoverboots to escape it and get
                       as many Boost Pads as you can. Jump over the electrical
                       walls Nefarious throws at you. Eventually the laser will
                       start to destroy the arena you've been fighting on. Jump
                       the platforms and follow the path to the ship ahead and
                       the final phase begins.
    
                    3) This is where the fight can be tricky. Lawrence sits
                       untouchable in the middle of the arena firing a slow, but
                       powerful laser. Nefarious will still attack at this time,
                       so watch him as well as the positioning of the laser. When
                       Nefarious' health starts to get really low, Lawrence will
                       activate a moving electric field on the ground as well as
                       his previous laser. Keep strafing to avoid Lawrence and
                       Nefarious' attacks and you should be fine.
     
                    During the cutscene that follows the fight, this trophy will
                    be yours.
    
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    Insomniac (Hidden/Bronze)                                               [BT16]
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    DESCRIPTION: Visit the Insomniac Museum.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You will have access to the Insomniac Museum as soon as you
                    vanquish Lord Vorselon after going back in time (See [XXXX]
                    for info on the final Vorselon boss fight). Simply fly to
                    the Insomniac Museum and you'll soon have the trophy. You
                    don't have do anything there, but you might as well. :)
    
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    My Blaster Runs Really, Really Hot (Bronze)                             [BT17]
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    DESCRIPTION: Score 10,000 points in "My Blaster Runs Hot"
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Most people who play this game would argue that this is the
                    toughest trophy in the game. "My Blaster Runs Hot" is located
                    in the lobby of the Agorian Battleplex; it's the last arcade
                    machine to the right, just before the stairs. Here are some
                    things you should know about how this game works:
    
                    - You start with three lives (1-Ups can randomly spawn)
                    - Point multipliers can culminate if you can quickly take
                      out multiple enemies. You'll need to be very fast because
                      the multiplier won't stay for long.
                    - When going for the trophy, I do not recommend playing
                      two-player. This is because both players get separate scores
                      and the game does not combine them at the end.
    
                    And here are some tips to help you build a high score quickly.
    
                    - On the first wave, enemies will only come out of the door at
                      the top. Move directly in front of it and fire at will.
                      If you're lucky, you should get a multiplier going for the
                      entire wave and get around 1,500 points in a single wave,
                      which can be a big help on your way to 10,000 points.
                    - Save as many civilians as you can. They are worth 100 points
                      a piece and in a game like this, every point counts. Don't
                      depend on civilians to get the target score though. At times
                      they can be clustered in a field of enemies, and sometimes
                      it's better to let them die than to risk losing a life.
                    - Overheating can be helpful. When you overheat, you can fire
                      a single, powerful laser attack which can take out multiple
                      enemies at a time. Keep in mind that you can't shoot again
                      until your gun temperature reverts to normal again.
                    - You will eventually come across enemies that explode when
                      you get close to them. Use them to your advantage by getting
                      them to explode near other enemies and get big points. Keep
                      in mind you must shoot the bomb in order to get the points.
                      Also... don't get hit in the blast!
                    - Go for pickups whenever you can. They will give you boosts
                      such as a temporary stronger gun, invincibility, or even an
                      extra life. Like with civilians, don't for a pickup if you
                      risk getting killed.
    
                    Getting this trophy will take patience, persistence, and a lot
                    of attempts! Keep at it, and you will eventually have this
                    hard earned trophy... and never want to play this stupid
                    mini-game ever again. :P
    
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    Q-Force Cadet (Bronze)                                                  [BT18]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete the game on Casual
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This trophy will be acquired at the same time as "Q-Force
                    Hero" and "Q-Force Champion" if you play on Hard difficulty.
    
                    Besides, if you feel the need to play on Casual, you should
                    be ashamed of yourself. :)
    
                    See [XXXX] for more information on this trophy.
    
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    Bronze Champion (Bronze)                                                [BT19]
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    DESCRIPTION: Win the Bronze Tournament.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll get this trophy after you complete the Bronze
                    Tournament in the Agorian Battleplex. You shouldn't have much
                    trouble at all completing this Tournament. The challenges are
                    fairly easy and can be completed with the equipment you
                    currently have.
    
                    NOTE: If you have trouble with any of the tournaments, you can
                          always come back at a later time when you have some
                          better equipment.
    
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    Silver Champion (Bronze)                                                [BT20]
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    DESCRIPTION: Win the Silver Tournament.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll get this trophy after you complete the Silver
                    Tournament in the Agorian Battleplex. Like the Bronze
                    Tournament, this one shouldn't be too overwhelming for you.
    
                    NOTE: If you have trouble with any of the tournaments, you can
                          always come back at a later time when you have some
                          better equipment.
    
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    Gold Champion (Bronze)                                                  [BT21]
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    DESCRIPTION: Win the Gold Tournament.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll get this trophy after you complete the Gold Tournament
                    in the Agorian Battleplex. Now I would recommend you hold
                    off on this Tournament until you have some better equipment
                    or better yet, beat the game and go back in time with the
                    weapons you have then.
    
                    NOTE: If you have trouble with any of the tournaments, you can
                          always come back at a later time when you have some
                          better equipment.
    
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    Raritanium Champion (Bronze)                                            [BT22]
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    DESCRIPTION: Win the Raritanium Tournament.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: You'll get this trophy after you complete the Raritanium
                    Tournament in the Agorian Battleplex. Just like for the Gold
                    Tournament, wait until your weapons have gotten stronger. It
                    will make your life a lot easier.
    
                    NOTE: If you have trouble with any of the tournaments, you can
                          always come back at a later time when you have some
                          better equipment.
    
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    Fastoon Warrior (Bronze)                                                [BT23]
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    DESCRIPTION: Upgrade one weapon to Level 5.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Very easy one to get. Just play through the game as usual and
                    eventually you'll have a weapon at Level 5. You'll get this
                    faster than you think.
    
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    For a Rainy Day (Bronze)                                                [BT24]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect 10,000 bolts.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: See [GT03] for information on this trophy.
    
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    Greed is Good (Bronze)                                                  [BT25]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect 50,000 bolts.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: See [GT03] for information on this trophy.
    
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    SILVER TROPHIES (6 trophies)
     
    Q-Force Hero (Silver)                                                   [ST01]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete the game on Medium.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: This trophy will be acquired at the same time as "Q-Force
                    Cadet" and "Q-Force Champion" if you play on Hard difficulty.
    
                    See [GT04] for more information on this trophy.
    
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    Zoni Collector (Silver)                                                 [ST02]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect all Zoni.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: As the description says, collect all of the Zoni to get this
                    trophy. Not very difficult, but it can be time consuming.
    
                    When you complete the Raritanium Tournament, you will get a
                    Treasure Map, which will show the location of all Zoni, Gold
                    Bolts, Constructo Mods, and RYNO V schematics (There's no
                    trophy for the RYNO V, but I'm just saying).
    
                    The Zoni are the easiest to get of the collectibles to find
                    because they are not deeply hidden for the most part. Simply
                    chase them when you see them until they stop, then hit them
                    with your Wrench. For the ones that don't stop, get it close
                    and throw your Wrench at them.
    
                    The following is a breakdown of the amount of Zoni in each
                    sector. There are 40 in total:
    
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                    | Phylax Sector: 6      |
                    | Vela Sector: 10       |
                    | Korthros Sector: 14   |
                    | Bernilius Sector: 7   |
                    | Corvus Sector: 3      |
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    Bolt Collector (Silver)                                                 [ST03]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect all Gold Bolts.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Like it says above, collect all of the Gold Bolts to get this
                    trophy. Not unlike the Zoni, it's not a hard trophy, but it
                    will take some time.
                    
                    When you complete the Raritanium Tournament, you will get a
                    Treasure Map, which will show the location of all Zoni, Gold
                    Bolts, Constructo Mods, and RYNO V schematics (No trophy for
                    it -- why is that?).
    
                    I recommend getting the Treasure Map before going Gold Bolt
                    hunting. It's going to be so much easier to find them because
                    you'll know where to look.
                  
                    The following is a breakdown of the amount of Gold Bolts in
                    each sector. There are 40 in total:
    
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                    | Phylax Sector: 6                  |
                    | Vela Sector: 9                    |
                    | Korthros Sector: 9                |
                    | Bernilius Sector: 5               |
                    | Corvus Sector: 3                  |
                    | The Great Clock, Sector One: 1    |
                    | The Great Clock, Sector Two: 2    |
                    | The Great Clock, Sector Three: 2  |
                    | The Great Clock, Sector Four: 3   |
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    The Gunsmith (Silver)                                                   [ST04]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect all Constructo-Mods.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: As shown in the description, collect all of the Constructo-
                    Mods to get this trophy. A fairly time-consuming trophy.
    
                    When you complete the Raritanium Tournament, you will get a
                    Treasure Map, which will show the location of all Zoni, Gold
                    Bolts, Constructo Mods, and RYNO V schematics (I'm just going
                    to keep asking for the whereabouts of this trophy :P).
    
                    The following is a breakdown of the amount of Constructo-Mods
                    in each sector. There are 21 in total:
    
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                    | Phylax Sector: 2      |
                    | Vela Sector: 4        |
                    | Korthros Sector: 10   |
                    | Bernilius Sector: 4   |
                    | Corvus Sector: 1      |
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    The Samaritan (Silver)                                                  [ST05]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete all space missions.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Space mission are performed while flying in-between planets
                    and moons. They are marked by a yellow triangle or a green
                    square. They are all pretty simple and shouldn't give too much
                    problems.
    
                    The game won't tell you how many you have/need, but they are
                    easy to find.
    
    
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    Retirement Fund (Silver)                                                [ST06]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect 250,000 bolts.
    
    DIFFICULTY: *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: See [GT04] for information on this trophy.
    
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    GOLD TROPHIES (5 trophies)
     
    Terraklon Assassin (Hidden/Gold)                                        [GT01]
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    DESCRIPTION: Vanquish Lord Vorselon
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * on Casual; * * * * * on Hard/Hardcore
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Before I explain this trophy you will need the following
                    before you can go tackle Vorselon:
    
                    - Collect all Zoni. See [ST02]
                    - Complete the game on any difficulty. See [GT04]
    
                    Vorselon's ship will appear in the Corvus Sector. After you
                    beat the game, go back in time and fly to his ship to reach
                    this boss fight.
    
                    Now on Hard mode, Vorselon will give you a run for your money
                    and thoroughly kick your ass. The good news is, now that you
                    (hopefully) beat the game on Hard, there's no reason to stay
                    on Hard difficulty because this trophy does not restrict
                    difficulty. Switch to Casual for the sake of this trophy, but
                    if you really feel like challenging yourself, go for it:)
    
                    A few tips for fighting Vorselon:
    
                    - Bring the RYNO V! It will be a major help in this fight.
                    - Keep Mr. Zurkon out at all times! Like always in this game,
                      Zurkon is an infinitely valuable battle companion.
                    - Keep moving/strafing!
    
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    Preferred Customer (Gold)                                               [GT02]
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    DESCRIPTION: Purchase all GrummelNet weapons.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Pretty self-explanatory. Buy all of the GrummelNet weapons to
                    get this trophy. You should be able to do this by the time you
                    reach the final battle. The following is everything you need
                    to know about purchasing the GrummelNet weapons.
    
                    NOTE: If you happen to have a save file from 'Ratchet & Clank
                    Future: Tools of Destruction', you will be able to get all of
                    the weapons that originated from that game at a discount.
    
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    |    WEAPON NAME     |         LOCATION            |  COST (w/ DISCOUNT)  |
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    | Buzz Blades        | Vorselon's Warship          | 30,000 (24,000)      |
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    | Constructo Bomb    | Zolar Forest, Quantos       | 1,000                |
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    | CryoMine Glove     | Tombli Outpost, Zanifar     | 41,000               |
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    | Dynamo of Doom     | Monolith Fields, Torren IV  | 16,000               |
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    | Groovitron Glove   | Agorian Battleplex          | 15,000 (11,000)      |
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    | Mag-Net Launcher   | Valkyrie Citadel, Vapedia   | 40,000 (37,000)      |
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    | Mr. Zurkon         | Vorselon's Warship          | 4,000 (3,000)        |
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    | Plasma Striker     | Krell Canyon, Lumos         | 33,000               |
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    | Rift Inducer 5000  | Nefarious Space Station     | 91,000               |
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    | Sonic Eruptor      | Zolar Forest, Quantos       | 4,000                |
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    | Tesla Spikes       | Axiom City, Terrachnos      | 19,000               |
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    Thrifty (Gold)                                                          [GT03]
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    DESCRIPTION: Collect 1,000,000 bolts.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: There isn't much to explain here; just collect 1,000,000
                    bolts and this trophy is yours. You'll reach this amount in a
                    single playthrough (I got it in the middle of the grind chase
                    right before the final battle).
    
                    NOTE: This is not a culminative total, meaning you don't have
                    to hoard your bolts to get this trophy; the game counts the
                    total for you.
    
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    Q-Force Champion (Gold)                                                 [GT04]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete the game on Hard.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: Beat the game on Hard difficulty to get this trophy. If you
                    play on Hard on your first run through the game you will aslo
                    get the 'Q-Force Cadet and 'Q-Force Hero' trophies at the
                    same time (Hence, why I stress to play on Hard).
    
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    Glutton for Punishment (Gold)                                           [GT05]
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    DESCRIPTION: Complete a Challenge Mode playthrough.
    
    DIFFICULTY: * *
    
    HOW TO ACHIEVE: After you complete the game on any difficulty, you will unlock
                    Challenge Mode. It's basically New Game+ as you maintain
                    everything from your first playthrough (weapons and their
                    levels, Nanotech, bolts, Skill Points, etc). Just beat the
                    game again to get the trophy.
    
                    The cool thing about it is, there's no restriction on
                    difficulty (even though you unlock Hardcore mode), so you can
                    just plow through the game on Casual to quickly get the
                    trophy. :)
    
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    - VERSION HISTORY                                                       [VERS]
    
    v. 0.25: (11.15.10)
    - FAQ started
    - Introduction written
    - All Trophies listed
    - Bronze Trophy information started
    
    v. 0.50: (11.16.10)
    - Bronze Trophy information extended
    - Silver Trophy information started
    - Gold Trophy information started
    
    v. 0.75: (11.17.10)
    - Silver Trophy information extended
    - Gold Trophy information extended
    - Missing information for Bronze Trophies added
    - Ctrl+F search codes added
    
    v. 1.00: (11.18.10)
    - Trophy information completed for all Trophies
    - Proof-read
    
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