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    With the trilogy completed on the PS3, the Resistance franchise makes its way 
    onto the PlayStation Vita with this spinoff title called Resistance: Burning 
    Resistance: Burning Skies
    Written by Dalton "Horror Spooky" Cooper
    Copyright 2012
    1. Introduction and Controls
    2. Walkthrough
    Staten Island
    Military Ocean Terminal
    George Washington Bridge
    Ellis Island
    Protection Camp
    Conversion Tower
    3. Conclusion
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    1. Introduction and Controls
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    The Chimera have invaded North America. We've seen these events through the 
    eyes of other characters in Resistance 2 and Resistance 3, but now we see what 
    happened to others that fateful day. Tom Riley is a fireman on the job when the
    Chimera invaded. Where were you?
    L - Zoom
    R - Fire Weapon
    D-pad - Move alongside cover
    D-pad (down) - Sprint
    Left stick - Move
    Touchscreen - Various
    Touchpad - Sprint
    Triangle - Weapon Wheel
    O - Crouch
    Square - Reload
    X - Jump
    Right stick - Look
    Start - Menu
    Select - Gray Tech/Scoreboard
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    2. Walkthrough
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    Once you have control of your character, move forward through the burning 
    halls. Of course, this is the obligatory "beginning of the game tutorial" 
    session. As you move through the hall, you will be taught how to swing your 
    axe by pulling the right trigger, how to jump over an obstacle by pressing X, 
    and how to crouch and crawl under an obstacle by pressing circle.
    Go through the motions until you fall through the floor. Recover and then 
    start moving forward. If you see any doors that look cracked, you can hit them 
    with your axe to break them. Keep going until a fellow fireman yells, "Up 
    here!" and then go up the stairs to meet up with him.
    A Chimaera will attack him. Run out into the hall and turn to the left to see 
    multiple destroyed floors. You can also see an enemy feeding on your dead 
    friend. Run down there and smash the axe into it for a one-hit kill. Then 
    touch your friend (...) to examine his dead body when prompted. Continue, 
    picking up the Bullseye gun, and then open the next set of double doors by 
    pressing them on the screen.
    In the next room, the game will want you to target the enemy by pushing on them
    with the touchscreen. Touch them and the Bullseye will lock onto them. Then 
    you can point the gun in any direction and shoot, and the bullets will fly 
    right to them. Kill the first one, and then move forward a bit. Another one 
    will pop up, so kill that, too. Then a Chimera will climb out of the ship. 
    Blast it to pieces.
    Move up the stairs. As you round the corner, you will be taught about the cover
    system. Move up against the wall and then use the d-pad to lean to the right 
    or to the left. Lean out of cover to the right and blast the enemy down the 
    way. Walk down the catwalk, and then take out the next few enemies that show 
    up. Use the crates for cover and use the secondary ammo of the Bullseye to 
    lock on to them to make this easier. Then move to the next set of double doors 
    and tap the screen to open them.
    Go down the next hallway. Once again, use the crates for cover and use the 
    secondary ammo of the Bullseye to your advantage to make this much less of a 
    headache. Push forward to the next set of doors. Inside the following room, 
    you will find Smitty. Before you guys can catch up, a group of Chimera will fly
    near the windows and start firing.
    Take cover. Peak out of cover and blast them away one at a time. They won't fly
    into the room, but they will fly around and try to avoid the gunfire. When they
    are all dead, an explosion will knock Smitty onto the ground. Walk over to him 
    and touch his body with the touchscreen to pick him up. Then walk over to the 
    double doors and kick them open by touching them as well. Move down the 
    catwalk and go straight to the next set of double doors to kick open.
    Move through this area. Explosions will occur and fire hazards will harm you, 
    but there's nothing you can do about it except keep moving forward. At one 
    point, an explosion will cause debris to block the path forward, so you will 
    have to move left. When you reach the warehouse area, immediately head for the 
    outside parking lot to officially bring Smitty to safety.
    But all is not well just yet. A group of civilians will come under Chimera 
    attack. Sprint over to them by pushing down on the d-pad and when you arrive on
    the scene, quite a few will be dead. Kill the Chimera in the area with the 
    Bullseye. If you run low on ammo, run over to them and hack at them with the 
    axe. Gather the ammunition and then move down the street. A man will run out of
    his apartment building, and will be mowed down by the Chimera on the stairs 
    Go to this building and kill the Chimera on the steps. Go up the stairs, and 
    the game will then teach you the "quick axe" attack. Just tap the axe icon on 
    the screen to use your axe as a weapon, or to use it to destroy doors. A 
    Chimera will be chilling out in front of a destructible door, so kill it 
    quickly with the axe and then use the axe to break down the door. Inside this 
    room will be a grateful woman and a dead body. Ignore them both and pick up the
    intel on the ground.
    Leave the room and continue through the apartment building. As you move to the 
    end of the building, you'll notice a large hole in the wall. Near it, and the 
    tutorial for grenades will start to play. When the video ends, a new grenade 
    icon will be on the screen, right above the axe icon. Look outside the hole to 
    see a group of Chimera bunched together, ripe to be blown up with grenades. 
    Drag the grenade icon to their location on the screen and then lift your finger
    to send the grenade flying, killing them all.
    Hop out of the hole and move to the bar with the man standing in the door 
    calling you over. As you approach him, he will invite you into the bar. Before 
    either of you can continue talking, a Chimera will come in. The bartender will 
    try to kill it, but in the process, he gets shot in the chest and dies. Tommy 
    automatically takes the dude's weird crossbow thing.
    Another Chimera will enter the room, so now's the time to test our your new 
    toy. It's basically just a shotgun with a crossbow attached to the top. Blast 
    the Chimera and move out of this area. Go to the nearby warehouse, and then 
    fight your way through the few Chimera here. Go up the stairs, and the game 
    will play the tutorial video about how to load and use the crossbow.
    To load the crossbow, drag your finger across the right side of the screen from
    the upper left part down toward the bottom right part. This will load a napalm 
    arrow. The next shot you take with the weapon will be a napalm arrow, not a 
    shotgun shell. A couple of Chimera will show up across the way on the catwalk 
    just in time for you to test this out. Blast them with the napalm arrow, and 
    then move to their direction.
    Follow the catwalk. Another Chimera will join you on it near the end. Blast it 
    away, and then take out the Chimera guarding the door below. Jump off the 
    catwalk and go through the door. Once outside, you will see a woman running out
    of a tunnel. A few smaller Chimera enemies will jump on her and eat her. Kill 
    them and move through the tunnel yourself. The key to killing these smaller 
    enemies is to wait for them to be all bunched up and then blast them with the 
    shotgun as they get close to take out multiples of them with a single blast. 
    Keep moving through the tunnels until you pick up a new carbine rifle 
    Then finish moving through the tunnels. You will be taught how to use the 
    secondary ammo of the carbine, which is a grenade launcher. All you do is tap 
    the screen. Climb a ladder to get out of these tunnels and once outside, be 
    ready to face a bunch of Chimera. Move from cover to cover and kill them one at
    a time. Try out your new grenade launcher.
    When these ones are dead, a few more will replace them, but they are the 
    faster, flying type of Chimera. Kill these ones as well and then watch as a 
    Chimera dropship is blown up, destroying part of the city hall in the process. 
    Move into the city hall and go up the stairs. The game will then decide to 
    teach you about the weapon wheel. Hold triangle to access the weapon wheel.
    Move onto the roof, killing the Chimera as you go. Climb the ladder, and then 
    another tutorial message will pop up explaining how to quick-throw grenades. 
    Just tap the grenade icon instead of dragging it to quick-throw grenades. Use 
    this new ability on the Chimera on the roof area. Follow the woman up the ramp 
    and onto the next roof, then kill the small Chimera bug things as they crawl to
    Go through the destroyed train. Before going out the other side, hold your 
    position and pick off the Chimera from afar. A good way to do this is with the 
    napalm arrows. Then hop down onto the tracks and move forward a bit, taking out
    the next wave of Chimera that show up. Follow the woman into the next building 
    and get down to the bottom. Go through the next door and then watch the scene 
    unfold as Tommy is reunited with his wife and daughter.
    Unfortunately, their reunion doesn't last long. An enemy attack causes Tommy to
    stay behind as his family moves toward the evacuation tunnel with the others. 
    Flying Chimera attack drones will show up. Blast them out of the sky and move 
    down the street, opposite of the evacuation tunnel. Kill the other Chimera that
    show up as well until they are all dead. After that's been taken care of, you 
    will be asked to check the nearby military truck for supplies.
    While investigating the contents of the military truck, a soldier will come by,
    with orders to kill the lot of you. He dies of mysterious circumstances before 
    he can accomplish this. Inside the military truck, you find Gray Tech, which 
    is used to upgrade your weapons. Press select to open the Gray Tech screen, and
    then click in the center of the screen to upgrade the Bullseye as instructed by
    the tutorial. This will also net you your first trophy in the game.
    Move down the highway and kill all the Chimera and their robotic drones that 
    show up. After they've all been killed, a section of the highway will collapse,
    and you will land on the ground below. An Executioner enemy will then appear. 
    This dude is bulky and his only weak spot is his large gunarm. Use the carbine 
    or Bullseye to take him out effectively. A good strategy is to pelt him with 
    carbine grenades and then use the Bullseye to lock on directly onto his arm. 
    The Carbine has good accuracy as well, making both good weapons to kill the 
    With him dead, a swarm of Chimera crawlers will land in a launchpod. Ignore 
    them and just sprint, following the woman. Hold down on the d-pad and use the 
    right analog stick to direct Tommy in the right direction. After so long, you 
    will have to push back down on the d-pad when Tommy gets worn out. Keep 
    following her until you reach a tunnel.
    An enemy will start firing into the base with an Auger. Go outside and blast 
    him along with the other military personnel for an easy kill. Then go forward 
    and pick up his Auger. A short video will play explaining Auger Vision. Auger 
    Vision allows you to see through walls and fire through them while aiming with 
    an Auger using the left shoulder button.
    Do this to blast the enemy in the nearby warehouse to death. Then open the gate
    of the warehouse by approaching it and tapping the touch icon. Inside, you will
    then be taught how to deploy an Auger shield. To deploy an Auger shield, you 
    need to use both thumbs and put them on the center of the screen. Then drag 
    your thumbs to the left and right, away from each other, to deploy the shield. 
    Do this now and hang out behind it as a few Chimera round the corner to pick 
    them off from the safety of cover.
    Move into the next room and continue to use your new Auger to your advantage. 
    Kill all the enemies in the room. On the west side of this building is a small 
    room that contains an Intel file laying on a shelf. After the room has been 
    cleared of foes and the intel collected, go through the next gate as told and 
    then walk up the stairs.
    A soldier will get killed by an armored Chimera. Move toward his dead body, and
    then a short scene will play, better introducing the armored Chimera. Stay 
    where you are and use the Auger to shoot through the floors and walls to kill 
    the enemies in the larger warehouse area easier. Once you run out of Auger 
    ammo, head down there and use your other weapons to clear out the remaining 
    Go through the next door as instructed by Ellie. This will lead to an outside 
    area, and to a new gun with a scope. As the enemies arrive, use the secondary 
    function of your new weapon. Touch the screen to deploy a drone. Control the 
    direction of the drone by pushing on the lefthand side or the righthand side of
    the touchscreen. This can steer the drone into enemies, and it will then blow 
    up, acting as sort of a remote-controlled grenade.
    The first wave of enemies will yield another wave. Use cover a lot during this 
    section as the amount of enemies can get overwhelming. But when they're all 
    dead, Ellie will tell you to go operate the crane. Don't do that just yet. 
    Instead, take note of the small area to the left of the rubble and destroyed 
    ship. Walk up the stairs near it and pick up the Intel lying on the ground. 
    Then hop down into this area and next to the dead body of a soldier you will 
    find Gray Tech. Use it to upgrade whatever you want, and then use the barrels 
    to hop back over.
    Approach the crane controls and tap them to use them. Ellie will seemingly be 
    killed by a crashing Chimera ship. Go through the hole in the wall and then 
    move through the bunker. Kill the Chimera and then when you step outside, Tommy
    will find a radio asking for Ellie. Ellie will grab the radio from you, so 
    she's not dead. I was scared there for a minute, guys.
    A group of Chimera will rain on the parade. Kill them all. Then move to the 
    left of the crates to find more Gray Tech next to a dead Chimera body. Once 
    again, you can use this to upgrade your weapons. If you want to switch what 
    you're upgrading, you can rotate the upgrade cube in the Gray Tech menu to find
    the upgrade that you wish to spend your points on.
    A soldier will yell for you, asking if you're a fireman. Follow this man into 
    the next building. A soldier will pick off a Chimera inside. Go down the stairs
    and take cover behind the crates and kill the Chimera. Then move outside, kill 
    the next enemies, and then the soldier will lead you down a hallway. Follow 
    him and then help the soldiers in the area fight off the Chimera.
    With all the Chimera dead, an explosion will knock the soldier down. Tap the 
    body to pick him up and then carry him out of this room, avoiding the fire as 
    best as possible, until you reach the group of soldiers. Hand him off to them 
    and then Riley will ride the lift down.
    Go down the ladder. Fight through the Chimera and in the next room, you will 
    notice a large half-circle catwalk. Follow this. Kill the Chimera that get in 
    the way. Don't go down the hallway that they come out of, but instead follow 
    the catwalk to the end and you'll find another piece of Gray Tech lying next to
    his dead body. Pick it up and use it and then go down that hallway I told you 
    not to go down before.
    At this point, moving through the facility is incredibly linear. Just keep 
    pushing forward and killing Chimera basically. If they get too close, whack 
    them with the axe. If they get too strong in number, toss a Hedgehog grenade or
    two. Just keep going until you find a room with large guns. Then find the 
    ladder and climb it down.
    What proceeds is another Executioner battle. Use the exact same strategy as 
    before to take him out. When he's dead, approach the control console. Use the 
    touchscreen to interact with it, opening up the nearby door. Go through the 
    door and ride the lift to the top. Then go across the bridge and get on the 
    gun, which will be lifted into the air.
    A large Chimera beast will emerge from the ocean and attack the gun. This will 
    cause you to fall into a weird, gross Chimera thing. Large tentacles will pop 
    out of a couple of holes. Shoot the glowing parts at the top to destroy them 
    and then drop down into the holes that remain. Move through the gooey tunnels 
    of the area, killing the crawling enemies that pop up, but move away as they 
    expand because they explode.
    As you move out into a more open area, there will be more tentacles to destroy.
    At the end of this area will be a Chimera device that keeps spawning one of the
    exploding enemies, and a couple of tentacles will spring up next to this 
    machine as well. The goal here is to blast the exploding Chimera so that it 
    explodes before the door closes. Accomplish this a few times and the device 
    will explode.
    However, there's a catch. The tentacles will constantly be bombarding you with 
    energy blasts. So you have to be sure to avoid them while also attacking the 
    exploding enemy. If you start taking too much damage, don't be afraid to 
    retreat and pick them off from afar.
    After the device is destroyed, move to the hole left and move down it. You're 
    not out of the woods just yet. You'll how have to destroy two of those Chimera 
    structures at once, while still dealing with those damned tentacles. Luckily 
    there's a weird structure in the middle of the area that you can hide behind. 
    Just chill out behind this, poke your head out to shoot the exploding Chimera, 
    rinse, and repeat until both structures are destroyed.
    Next you will have to fight the giant sea monster Chimera alien beast (...) 
    that you saw earlier. It will constantly spawn exploding Chimera from its 
    mouth. Plus, there will be tentacles to contend with as well. Run to the West 
    end of the area and you'll find a military truck. HIDE behind the military 
    The reason for this is that the exploding Chimera are incredibly annoying and 
    will keep you from attacking the giant monster. If you hide behind the truck, 
    you will have a better opportunity to kill them before they get to you, and to 
    simply take damage from the last few so that you can focus on the monster. To 
    do damage to the monster, shoot its glowing yellow eyes. It doesn't matter what
    side of its face, but you will be taking its right side (your left) if you took
    my advice and hid behind the truck.
    Blast it repeatedly. If you are correctly positioned behind the truck, the 
    tentacles will be absolutely no problem, so once the exploding Chimera are 
    done away with, you're free to simply sit there and shoot the thing right in 
    its eyes. Do this until it opens its mouth wide, revealing two glowing orbs. 
    Shoot one of the orbs until it is destroyed. Repeat the process for the second 
    Upon landing on the bridge, the first thing that you need to do is, of course, 
    kill the Chimera in the area. Move across the rubble and keep killing the 
    Chimera as they show up. When they're all dead, a touch icon will appear on a 
    grate. Approach the grate and touch it to open it. Kill the Chimera that climbs
    out and then climb down the ladder yourself.
    In this cramped area, be prepared to take on crawling enemies. Crouch to be 
    more at their level and to blast them easier as you move through the confines 
    of this tunnel. Push forward until you find another ladder and then climb it 
    up. The grate at the top will automatically open as you climb.
    Outside, immediately seek cover. The Chimera in the distance are packing 
    Sixeye sniper rifles. Take them out from your position. A few more will pile 
    over the crates and vehicles, so hold your position and keeping picking them 
    off until you are absolutely certain that they have all been defeated. And with
    them gone, you can safely move forward and collect the new sniper rifle for 
    But the coast is not clear. Ellie will radio in and warn you that jets are 
    about to destroy the bridge and to get under something. Luckily for you, there 
    is an armored military vehicle nearby. The game will point you directly to it. 
    Run there as fast as possible and pick up the Carbine ammo inside. Then just 
    chill out and wait for the jets to fly by and level the place.
    After all the excitement is over, exit the vehicle and move to the opposite 
    side of the bridge. The railings on the bridge will be destroyed, allowing you 
    to drop down to a lower level. Do so and then crouch to get under the large 
    pipe that is in the way.
    The next few sections are very similar to one another. Basically, the enemies 
    will be shooting at you across large expanses. All you can do is stand back and
    shoot at them with your Sixeye until it runs out of ammo and then switch to a 
    different gun and resume shooting at them until they're all dead. Then make 
    your way along the rubble of the bridge in order to make it across to the other
    side of the expanse.
    As you make your way to the rubble bridge that will allow you to cross to the 
    other side of the first large expanse reached, there will be Gray Tech behind 
    a railing. Just hop over the rail and grab it. Then continue on your adventure.
    Crawling Chimera monsters will show up as well, so be wary of those things 
    nipping at your ankles. There will be a second expanse that will see you yet 
    again firing at enemies from far away. Rinse and repeat. The red car that you 
    will see on a somewhat segmented section of the bridge has Intel inside if you 
    touch the passenger window.
    Keep going until you come across a ladder. Climb it and then proceed to the 
    next ladder after that. Climb this one as well. Move forward on the catwalk and
    a drone will pop up. Destroy it. Walk forward, round the corner and go up the 
    stairs. You will walk right smack into another ladder. Climb it to the top and 
    then start pushing through the next set of Chimera enemies.
    The close confines of this area makes using grenades a splendid idea. Use up 
    any grenades you can, especially if you see a group of enemies crowded 
    together and can get the jump on them. Use the cars for cover as you push 
    through the area. When you near a door, be wary because a larger Chimera enemy 
    is about to show up. If you run out of grenades, use the grenade launcher on 
    the Carbine as a substitute.
    When they've all been killed, you can proceed. As you step back out into more 
    open air, the game decides to teach you about the secondary function of the 
    Sixeye and gives you more Sixeye ammo. You can touch the screen to fire a 
    charge, and then touch the icon that pops up to detonate the charge. Use it on 
    the Chimera snipers in the distance positioned on various parts of the bridge. 
    More Chimera will swoop in and try to ruin the fun. Take notice of the lone 
    soldier on the lower level of the bridge, hiding behind the military vehicle, 
    rubble, and a small barricade. Defend this guy and kill the Chimera that fly in
    around him. Then hop down and join him. Defend the position and kill any 
    Chimera that you see.
    Multiple waves of Chimera wil come. Just hold your ground and keep at it until 
    they are dead. The soldier you are with will tell you that there is a survivor 
    of the helicopter crash inside the helicopter that you two have been next to. 
    Approach the door of the helicopter and tap it to break into it. Move through 
    the fire and tap the body of the survivor to lift him up. Then exit the 
    Back on the bridge, Ellie will show up. The helicopter crash survivor will 
    be lifted up. The jets will move around for another run at the bridge. Quickly 
    follow Ellie to another armored military vehicle. Stay inside there until the 
    explosions stop. Then head back outside. On the opposite side of the 
    helicopter wreckage, you will now be able to find more Gray Tech sitting by 
    itself on the edge.
    A grate on the ground can now be opened. Approach it and tap the touch icon on 
    the screen to pry open the grate. Climb down the ladder. Move through the 
    small tunnel. When it opens up, you will have an opportunity to replenish your 
    ammo supply of Chimera weapons with all the weapons lining the walls. Grab 
    what you need and then step down into the next area. A bunch of Chimera will 
    show up, including a few with Augers, so try to flank them from the left. This 
    will allow you to get to the side of the Auger-equipped Chimera, so their 
    shields will be a non-issue.
    Yet again, the death of all these Chimera simply means that you and Ellie need 
    to book it to another armored vehicle. Follow her to the next one, crouch to 
    get inside, and wait for all the bombs to fall. When they're done, kill any 
    remaining Chimera, move to the next hatch, open it, and then fall down the 
    Move through the next hall and then when you come out the other side, you will 
    find familiar faces. If you played Resistance 2, you will recognize the zombie-
    like Chimera enemies that hatch out of the Invasion of the Body Snatchers 
    cocoons. These dudes are large in number, fast, but thankfully easy to kill. 
    The game will load you up with Mules at this point, because the shotgun 
    attack is a good way to take out multiple enemies at once. The axe is also very
    useful against them.
    You will be lead to another grate. Open it. Fall through. Then fight your way 
    through the zombie Chimera down here. On the other side, you will finally be 
    at the end of the bridge, only to find that it's barricade. Ellie will begin 
    placing charges on a large metal grate. At this time, a large new enemy will 
    appear, flanked with a few zombie Chimera.
    This guy is very easily killed, thankfully. All over the ground are various 
    grenades that make this fight a cinch. Get some distance between you and the 
    beast, and then toss a grenade at him. The explosion will cause him to fall to 
    his knees. That's when you fire at one of the machines attached to his back. 
    Keep doing this until both of the machines are destroyed, and he will blow up. 
    Don't worry too much about the zombie Chimera during this fight because they 
    will only come at you one or so at a time.
    The charges will detonate, and that's your cue to sprint toward Ellie as more 
    zombie Chimera break free from their cocoons. A cut-scene will play, and that 
    will conclude this level.
    After the scene, follow Ellie through the warehouse. Listen to her talk as she 
    slides open the door and then follow her outisde. If you go to the right, there
    is a small building that, if you follow it through to the end, has an Intel 
    file lying on the ground next to a crate that you can pick up.
    Back outside, keep an eye on the building in the distance. A sniper will take 
    position in the top windows, and multiple Chimera will rush down to face you on
    the ground. Take out the sniper first, preferrably behind the cover of the 
    crates, and then take out the remaining opposition. Continue following Ellie 
    when the coast is clear into another warehouse.
    This warehouse has more crates (!), and a few enemies to deal with, but not 
    much else. Right before you head outside, you can take a left and walk around 
    a stack of crates to find Gray Tech lying in a briefcase. Collect it and then 
    resume following Ellie outside, where you will have to fight a few more Chimera
    The outside area is surrounded by a wall in a U-shape. Stay within the wall, as
    a swarm of Chimera will pile into the area. Kill them all, and hold your ground
    behind cover. An Executioner will join the fight as well, and he will charge 
    behind your cover. A good way to confuse him is to run out into the open, then 
    go back behind the wall in a different direction, and then fire at the 
    Executioner before it can do anything.
    When they're all dead, run over to the designated double doors and tap the 
    screen to get inside. Run up the flight of stairs to reach the roof. You will 
    automatically pick up a Swarm missile launcher. The game will then ask you to 
    use it on the water tower that has two Chimera on it. Fire at one of them to 
    blow them up, and destroy the water tower in the process as well in a pretty 
    cool setpiece.
    Then continue along the roof. You should probably switch to another weapon as 
    to more effectively pick off the enemies and so you can save the Swarm missiles
    for stronger foes. Eventually the game will force you to switch back to the 
    Swarm missile launcher anyway though, so it can teach you about this weapon's 
    secondary functionality.
    As you probably could have guessed, this weapon uses the touchscreen for its 
    secondary function. Just tap any of the enemies on the screen and you will 
    automatically lock onto them. Then you can push the right shoulder button to 
    blast them all. This will come in handy at this part, as a swarm of Chimera 
    come waltzing out of the nearby door. Kill them all. Use your new Swarm weapon 
    to accomplish this easily.
    When they're dead, move forward into the building with Ellie. Traverse your way
    through this area, killing any Chimera that you see. Ellie will then announce 
    that you need to find room 429. At this point, you have to drop down to the 
    lower level. But before doing that, check the area for Gray Tech, which can be 
    found in the north eastern corner of the room.
    Approach the weird doodads down here, and then a scene will play. Following the
    scene, the game will point you exactly in the direction that you need to go. 
    Kill the Chimera in the next hall, and then fight your way through the next 
    room or so. You will be in another large room, so drop through the holes in the
    ground to reach the bottom. At the bottom, there will be a switch that the game
    points you to. Press the switch by pushing on it with the touchscreen to open 
    up the floor.
    Hop through this opening. Two Chimera will be guarding a door at the bottom 
    floor. Kill them. You may notice someone else firing at them. It's Ellie. Drop 
    down to the bottom floor after the Chimera are dead to reunite with her. With 
    that done, go through the next door and then snake your way through the lab 
    area. Go down the flight of stairs, but before continuing into the larger lab 
    room, it's wise to go to the other flight of stairs and climb them to the 
    halfway point, where you will find Gray Tech lying next to another dead 
    With the Gray Tech collected, continue to the larger lab. There will be a wide 
    gap with Chimera on the other side with Augers, as well as weaker Chimeras. 
    Use the Sixeye to pick off the Auger guys from a distance, then work your 
    way around to the other Chimera and kill them any way that you see fit. Then 
    continue in the lab area until you find the elevator shaft, and keep dropping 
    down it until you reach the bottom.
    At the bottom of the shaft, head out into the next room. Then follow Ellie down
    the nearby ramp. Multiple groups of Chimera dot this ramp, so take them out 
    with grenades. As you near the bottom, an Executioner will lumber into frame 
    and start blasting you back to the top. Sprint back to the top, take aim, and 
    just shoot directly at its gun arm. If you start taking too much damage, duck 
    behind one of the walls.
    Then run back down the ramp to find the vault. The vault is locked with no way 
    to get inside, so start going up the opposite ramp. There will be a few Chimera
    up this way, so be prepared for a fight. At the top, you will find a vent on 
    the wall. Knock it down with the touchscreen and then crawl inside. Crawl to 
    the other side of the vent to be in Room 429 finally!
    Unfortunately, whatever you guys were looking for is gone. A survivor will then
    come up on the intercom and ask for help. A large door opens in the room, 
    follow Ellie there. And then the next door will open up. Fight your way to the 
    survivor, and once you meet up with him, he will be lying on the ground with 
    something shoved through his chest.
    Tom and Ellie will automatically help him out. When that's taken care of, 
    he will suddenly attack. He's like a crazed zombie. Just keep your distance and
    shoot him a lot. The axe is virtually useless against him since he can dodge it
    very easily. I recommend using the Mule against him. After he dies, another 
    door opens up and your goal is to find the film that he was talking about 
    before he went all zombie crazy.
    Go through the now open door. This will lead into an official looking office. 
    Explore this office a bit, and then you will get a chance to watch the film 
    reel. When the reel concludes, SELF-DESTRUCT. Oh no! They pulled a Resident 
    Evil on us! Quickly crouch and walk under the closing door. Sprint to the next 
    closing door, crouch, and walk under it as well.
    In the next hall, a swarm of crawling Chimera will come out of a distant door. 
    Ignore them, take a left, and go through the tunnel. Sprint up the hill and 
    then round the corner. Ignore the Chimera here. Have the Mule equipped, and if 
    one blatantly gets in your way, blast him in the face. Go up the steps, round 
    the next corner, and you will be in a large, open room with pillars.
    Ignore EVERYTHING in here. Sprint to the very end of the room. Use the platform
    to get up, and then blast the Auger guy with the Mule or ignore him. Crouch to 
    get under the next door. Phew. If you are too slow, fire will consume you and 
    you will die.
    Grab the Intel and then approach the vent. Open the air vent and crawl inside 
    the duct. Crawl through the shaft until you come out on the other side. Kill 
    the Chimera that are buzzing around and then crawl under the broken fan to 
    start crawling through another tunnel. This one will open up into a larger room
    with a desk in the middle, and Ellie at the far end, messing with the elevator 
    Approach Ellie and a short scene will play. Then turn around. You will 
    automatically get a new weapon, the Mauler. This is a Chimera version to the 
    Gatilng gun. Turn around and get prepared to defend the elevator. The Chimera 
    will come in segmented waves. At first, they will come from directly in front 
    of you. Next, they will come in from the left. And then a couple of snipers 
    will be on the ledge above.
    Capping off this assault will be one of those large enemies that you have to 
    destroy the objects on their back to kill. Use explosives to get him to kneel 
    and then blast the objects on his back. The Mauler is very useful in this 
    situation. Sprint around in a circle to avoid being attacked by him, but there 
    are a lot of obstacles in this room that you can get caught on. If you find 
    yourself cornered, try to jump in order to free yourself and continue sprinting
    and attacking him.
    The elevator will be prepared after he dies. Follow Ellie into the elevator and
    then take it down. Move forward. Kill the Chimera zombie, and then follow Ellie
    up the stiars. At the top of the stairs, you will be in a library. A ton of 
    Chimeran zombies will rush the area, climbing over the bookcases. First, hold 
    your ground and use the Mauler to kill as many as possible. The game uses this 
    time to teach you about the Mauler's secondary ability to drag your finger 
    across the touchscreen from the top to the bottom. You then wait for the meter 
    on the bottom right corner to fill up, and then push on the right shoulder 
    button to send a blast that will kill multiple of the Chimeran zombies.
    When the Mauler is done with, switch to the Mule. Use the Mule to blow up the 
    various explosive barrels dotted around the area, and use the explosive arrows 
    when appropriate as well. The area is literally covered with ammo for the 
    Mule, so don't worry about running low.
    More scientist zombies like the one from earlier will join the fight as well. 
    These guys can be a pain in the ass, but use the napalm arrows and they will 
    die rather quickly. You can also trick them into walking next to an explosive 
    barrel. The hardest part of this section will be when three scientist zombies 
    and numerous Chimeran zombies rush you at the same time, but in the end, you 
    won't have all that much of a problem if you use the Mule effectively.
    After a while, the fighting will subside and the waves of enemies will stop 
    coming. Ellie will then run over to a set of double doors. Follow her and then 
    tap the doors using the touchscreen (and your finger, of course). Follow her 
    outside onto the roof and the level is complete!
    Immediately jump into the trenches. The Chimera will attack you from the 
    rooftops, but keep pushing forward through the camp. You will come across an 
    obstacle. Crouch to crawl under it, and then continue. Ellie will stop you as 
    the two of you see two Chimera patrolling. She decides to follow the one on the
    left and you take the one on the right.
    Crouch to follow it and to avoid it hearing you. As you follow it through the 
    house and down a rocky path, it will turn around and see you. Kill it, and then
    continue down that path. You will find the jet that crashed. You will also see 
    a mine shaft that has a few boards covering it up. Approach it and whack it 
    with your axe to break it down and so you can head into the hole. Two zombie 
    Chimera enemies will greet you. Axe them.
    Make your way through the shaft. It will open up to a larger shaft, with a 
    couple of Chimera walking back and forth. Get the jump on them. When they're 
    dead, a few more will run in from the minecart track. Kill them and then follow
    the track to a ladder. Climb the ladder to the top and you will be in another 
    Inside this facility, take out all the Chimera in the room. Use the pillars in 
    the room for cover. There is a hole in the ground that you have to drop 
    through, but before doing that, there is an ammo stash you can get. Go up the 
    stairs on the west end of the room (facing the hole from the way you entered) 
    and then there will be another small room down that hall. Inside you will find 
    ammo and grenades for human-made weapons. Stock up and then backtrack to the 
    larger room and drop down the hole that you saw before.
    Move through the tunnel to the next ladder and climb it to the top. Take cover 
    and take out the Chimera as they charge you. Move into the next room and then 
    take a left to find another hole. Drop down and then move through these 
    tunnels. You'll encounter a few more Chimera, but nothing major. Climb the next
    ladder that you find to the top and you will now be outside with a new 
    objective to find your family.
    Open the doors that the game tells you to by tapping the screen. This will be a
    super market. Kill the Chimera in here, using the counter as cover. When they 
    are all dead, move to the opposite end of the super market. Ignore the civilian
    and then try to open the doors. This will cause Tommy to notice the residence 
    listings for the people in this "safe zone". His family is evidently on the 
    third floor of the hotel. Lo and behold, as soon as you open the doors of the 
    super market, the hotel is right across the street (or what's left of it)! How 
    Head across the street and enter the hotel now, through the hole that leads to 
    the basement. A couple of Chimera will come outside on the hotel balcony and 
    the front porch, but you don't have to kill them if you don't want to. In the 
    basement of the hotel will be cocoons of zombie Chimera. Destroy them and kill 
    the zombie Chimera. When the room is cleared, head to the first floor of the 
    hotel. Kill all the Chimera here. They will start attacking you from the second
    floor as well.
    When the coast is clear, go to the second floor yourself. Make your way to the 
    next room available, and go up the destroyed piece of floor to the next level 
    of the hotel. You will then see a room blocked by an overturned bed. Approach 
    this and the soldier inside will push the bed over so that you can enter. He 
    will tell you that everyone in the hotel was evacuated to the radio tower.
    Exit the window through the fire escape and then go into the next building. 
    Make your way through the building, killing the Chimera as they come. When you 
    reach the front doors, tap the screen to get outside and then watch the scene 
    that ensues. Kill the Chimera that show up in the street, and then follow Ellie
    to the next objective. She will lead you to a parking garage.
    In the parking garage, wipe out all the Chimera. Then check under the stairs 
    you entered the garage from to find more Gray Tech. With the Gray Tech in your 
    possession, go up the next flight of stairs. In this building, kill the Chimera
    and check out the room on the right to find Intel lying on the ground. There is
    also Gray Tech lying on the floor of this place as well.
    Make your way through the building and you will wind up on the roof. Take cover
    and then prepare to fight a ton of Chimera. Use your best weaponry for this 
    section, like the Mauler. Blast your way through a few waves of Chimera, and 
    then an Executioner will arrive. Luckily this one will just stay in one spot, 
    making it easier to avoid is rockets and just focus on shooting that damn gun 
    of his until it, and then he, blows up.
    Run forward and axe the electrical device behind the hole in the brick wall. 
    Then on the other side, take an axe to the Chimeran device that Ellie got rid 
    of earlier. You will then be reunited with other survivors, but decide to go 
    after your wife and kid. Bum bum bum!
    Escape the meat grinder! Ahh! The game will point you right to the gooey door 
    that you need to break with your axe. Slice through it and then go through the 
    tunnel. On the other side, you will find a soldier that is in a cocoon. Use the
    axe to slice open the cocoon and save them. Then follow him to the other end of
    the hallway.
    Ellie and the soldier will get to go through the door, but you have to slide 
    down the scary red Chimeran tube. Once you land on your feet, take cover. You 
    will see red glowing objects on the wall across the way. Take them out with the
    Sixeye one at a time as they glow. There will be three. When they're all 
    broken, you can kill all the Chimera enemies. Head down to that level.
    The zombie Chimeran enemies will come out of their cocoons and start to attack.
    Kill them. There's only a few. Look for a door that has stairs leading down if 
    you want Gray Tech. Then backtrack and find stairs leading up to the area where
    the Chimera were. Climb up there and go through the door.
    Move through the facility to the next room. You will once again be tasked with 
    destroying the glowing objects one by one. There will be a lot of Chimera 
    opposition in this room, so be wary. When they're all destroyed, you are free 
    to move to the next room. Repeat the process here. Fight your way through the 
    waves of Chimera and open the door at the far end of the room using the 
    Continue through until you are in a room with strange blue machines. Look out 
    the window here to see the core that Ellie and Tommy talk about. Then move 
    down the short steps. There will be a door on your right and a door on your 
    left. Take the door on the right first to replenish your ammo, and then take 
    the door on the left.
    Go up the ramp and then through the next door. Kill the Chimera here and go 
    through the door after that. You will have numerous snipers firing at you, but 
    they are easily dispatched of with the Sixeye. Then keep moving forward and you
    will be directed to an elevator. Step on it to ride the elevator down.
    You will then come across a room with a giant blue tube that twists around to 
    the top of the room. Climb the tube all the way to the top. As you reach each 
    platform on the way, there will be multiple enemies to face, but nothing that 
    poses too much of a threat. At the very top, go through the doors and basically
    just keep following the very linear path. When you open up into a futuristic 
    lab-style hallway, you can find a soldier that is cocooned. Save him with the 
    axe and he will help you fight.
    Move down this hallway and mow through the Chimera. Go into the center room and
    blast the device on the floor to power the tower in the middle. Find a corner 
    to hide in and kill the rest of the Chimera that come. Go through the door, 
    climb the stairs, kill the rest of the Chimera, and go through the next blue 
    door that can be opened. Kill the Chimera that hops down right in front of you,
    then aim to the left. There will be a glowing device. Wait for a few Chimera to
    take position by it, shoot it, and watch them explode!
    Auger-equipped Chimera will have an advantage on you now, but move to the right
    and shoot the next object. Then move back and forth and shoot at those Chimera 
    until they die. Hop down, turn around, go down the ramp, kill the Chimera, 
    round the corner, go through the door, and then go through the next door.
    This room is a doozy. There are a ton of Chimera that flood in, including one 
    of those behemoths with the doohickeys on his back that need destroyed. Use 
    the Mauler. Trust me, you'll need it. There's Mauler ammo on the ground in this
    room, so there's really no reason for you not to use the damn thing. Destroy 
    all the Chimera, and then trick the big dude to walk near one of the devices 
    that glow red. Shoot it, and you can blow him up, saving a ton of ammo. Destroy
    the rest of the red things and then open the blue door.
    The next room doesn't have any big guys, but there are still a lot of Chimera. 
    Mow them all down. Destroy all the devices. And then open the next blue door to
    proceed through the facility.
    Go across the bridge and then open the next door. An Executioner will burst 
    through the wall. Quickly shoot the glowing device on the ground to instantly 
    destroy it. Then go through the hole it made. A big scary dude with the weird 
    devices on its back will be there along with TWO stationary Executioners. 
    Blow up the device on the ground as the big dude nears it to kill him 
    Next move left and right to avoid the blasts from the Executioners. Don't waste
    your ammo killing them the usual way. Instead blast the various glowing red 
    devices dotted around the room one at a time, including the two that are behind
    each one of them. When all the devices have been blown up, the two Executioners
    will both be dead and a new hole will open up in the wall. Go through this 
    hole and then follow the winding paths and go through the doors until a scene 
    You will then be prompted to kill Natalie, your wife. When the touch icon 
    appears on the screen, right on her forehead, press it to put an end to her 
    misery. Then go through the next door and prepare for a firefight. You are 
    stuck in the middle and the Chimera will be all around you, shooting at you 
    from multiple angles. Move around in a circle to avoid their fire, and shoot 
    the red devices on the walls one by one until they have all been destroyed and 
    the threat is thwarted.
    This will also power up the elevator in the center of the room. Step in the 
    middle of it and ride it to the top. At the top, move through the doors until 
    you meet back up with Ellie and Rachel. They will then walk off, leaving you to
    go through the door at the end of the walkway.
    Go through that one, then the next one. You will be in another room with red 
    glowing devices to blow up and more Chimera. Kill all of the Chimera, blow up 
    all the devices, and then go to the elevator at the end of the room. Step in 
    the middle of it and ride it down.
    Now equip your Swarm missile launcher. Target the red device on the ground and 
    shoot it. A ton of zombie Chimera as well as regular armed Chimera will be 
    here. When they're all dead, continue through the next door. Watch the scene, 
    sprint down the hallway, and then go through the next door that you see.
    It's time for the big one. Use the Mauler for this fight. There's ammo for it 
    everywhere, and it is the best weapon to use. You know that giant alien thing 
    that that one dude showed you earlier? Well, it's the final boss of the game! 
    Splendid, I know.
    The first wave of the fight isn't so bad. The beast will try to destroy the 
    pillars blocking it from you, and preventing it to one-shot kill you by 
    smashing you with one of its giant hands. If it succeeds in destroying any one 
    of the pillars, move far away to avoid being one-shot killed. Its other attack 
    is simply spraying ice breath, but it doesn't do enough damage to be that big 
    of deal, unless you're playing on the highest difficulty level.
    As you could have probably surmised by looking at the beast, you have to blow 
    up the glowing red devices on its body. Do this with the Mauler. The best time 
    to attack it is when it raises its arm up to attack, as it leaves the devices 
    very vulnerable for a few extra seconds. After three have been destroyed, it 
    will grab you, throw you, and now you will be left wide open to its smashing 
    Get you back against the wall as far as it can go. You'll see an ammo supply, 
    so just hang out on top of the ammo so that you never run out of Mauler ammo. 
    Fire at the red glowing devices again, but this time you have GOT to be 
    accurate and you have GOT to destroy the devices before his hand comes down, 
    otherwise there is ALWAYS a possibility of a one-hit kill for you.
    You can equip the Mauler with various upgrades that will make this fight a bit 
    easier. The Lightweight ability is good for the first section, but change the 
    upgrades to focus on accuracy for the second segment of the fight. After five 
    more red devices have been blown up, the beast will be destroyed, and the 
    final boss of the game, defeated.
    Not the end. You now have to escape the conversion tower. Sprint down the 
    hallway to the light at the end of the tunnel. As you go, the evil dude from 
    earlier will attack. A short brawl occurs. Get ready to use touch the touch 
    icon when it pops up on the screen to drive the axe into his neck to put him 
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