Codes

  • Cheat Codes

    Click and hold the right analog stick and press the following directions on the D-pad. A confirmation message will appear in the bottom-right of the screen. Warning: Entering any of these cheats will disable the ability to earn medals.

    EffectCode
    100,000 resourcesRight, Right, Right, Right
    Cores cannot be takenUp, Left, Down, Right
    Free camera modeDown, Up, Down, Down
    Instant victoryUp, Up, Up, Up
    Kill all aliensLeft, Right, Left, Right
    Kill all aliens carrying coresUp, Down, Down, Up
    Level selectUp, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right
    Self-destruct (instant defeat)Down, Down, Down, Down
    Toggle target reticleDown, Up, Down, Up
    Unlock all tower typesUp, Down, Left, Right

    Contributed By: obcity.

Unlockables

  • Defense Grid Gamer Picture

    Downloaded Defense Grid: The Awakening and went to the main menu and unlocked Defense Grid Gamer Picture.

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Defense Grid Gamer PictureGo to the main menu.

    Contributed By: SpartanBlueFour.

Achievements

  • Achievements

    Complete each achievement to receive the allotted gamerscore.

    VideoAchievementDescription
    Alien Tears (20)Earn at least a gold medal on all Story mode missions in The Awakening campaign.
    Base Defender (20)Complete the Story mode in The Awakening campaign.
    Death From Above (10)Fire the orbital laser.
    Exterminator (20)Destroy 1000 aliens.
    Field Promotion (10)Earn at least one silver medal in any mission after The Awakening.
    Flawless Victory (15)Earn at least one gold medal in any mission after The Awakening.
    Master Strategist (30)Earn a gold medal on at least 40 Story or Challenge mode missions in any campaign.
    Nail Biter (15)Win a mission with the last remaining core less than 10 seconds away from the map exit.
    Planet Defender (20)Earn at least a silver medal on all Story mode missions in The Awakening campaign.
    Salvage Rights (5)Destroy at least one boss alien.
    Siege Breaker (25)Survive all 99 waves on any Grinder challenge mode.
    Tower Expert (10)Build at least one of every tower type and available upgrade.

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

  • Map Pack 1 DLC Achievement

    VideoAchievementDescriptionValue
    Combat TurmoilEarn a gold medal on the Campaign mode of Service Interruption and Height of Confusion.10

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

  • Map Pack 2 DLC Achievement

    VideoAchievementDescriptionValue
    Circular HazardEarn a gold medal on the Campaign mode of Risk Exposure and Roundabout.10

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

  • Map Pack 3 DLC Achievement

    VideoAchievementDescriptionValue
    Civil DivergenceEarn a gold medal on the Campaign mode of Urban Planning and Tactical Diversion.10

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

  • Map Pack 4 DLC Achievements

    VideoAchievementDescriptionValue
    OverflowingEarn a gold medal on all the modes of Overflow.10
    Regional DelugeEarn a gold medal on the Campaign mode of Kill Zone and Overflow.10

    Contributed By: Guard Master.

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