The following is a list of Achievements and Trophies which the player can obtain in BioShock 2. There are a total of 50 Achievements and 51 Trophies in game. Each downloadable content (The Protector Trials, Rapture Metro Pack and Minerva's Den) provides 18 additional Achievements/Trophies, bringing the total up to 68/69.



Single Player[edit | edit source]

Bought a Slot[edit | edit source]

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Purchase one Plasmid Slot or Tonic Slot at a Gatherer's Garden.

Max Plasmid Slots[edit | edit source]

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Fully upgrade to the maximum number of Plasmid Slots.
Note: The player can obtain this Achievement before receiving Eleanor's Summon Plasmid and Plasmid slot, by purchasing Plasmid slot upgrade 1, 2, 3 and 4 for 40, 50, 60 and 70 ADAM and the fifth slot upgrade in Fontaine Futuristics which also costs 70 ADAM. Both last Plasmid slot upgrades cost 70 ADAM.

Upgraded a Weapon[edit | edit source]

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Upgrade a weapon at a Power to the People Station.

Fully Upgraded a Weapon[edit | edit source]

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Install the third upgrade to a weapon.

All Weapon Upgrades[edit | edit source]

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Find all 14 Power to the People weapon upgrades in the game.
Note: There aren't enough Power to the People machines to fully upgrade every single weapon in the player's arsenal.

Prolific Hacker[edit | edit source]

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Hack one of each kind of machine.

Master Hacker[edit | edit source]

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Hack 30 machines at a distance with the Hack Tool.

First Research[edit | edit source]

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Research a Splicer with the Research Camera.

One Research Track[edit | edit source]

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Max out one Research Track.

Research Master[edit | edit source]

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Complete all research on every subject in Rapture.
Note: Some enemies will stop appearing at certain points in the game, preventing the player from ever researching them again. It is suggested the player researches as much as possible as early as possible. Example: The Thuggish Splicer stops appearing after Delta leaves Pauper's Drop.

Grand Daddy[edit | edit source]

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Defeat 3 Big Daddies without dying during the fight.

Master Gatherer[edit | edit source]

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Gather 600 ADAM with Little Sisters.
Note: This is earned over all gathers, not just currently held or all in one gathering.

Fully Upgraded a Plasmid[edit | edit source]

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Fully upgrade one Plasmid to the Level 3 version.

All Plasmids[edit | edit source]

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Find or purchase all 11 basic Plasmid types.

Trap Master[edit | edit source]

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Kill 30 enemies using only Traps.

Master Protector[edit | edit source]

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Finish a Gathering with no damage and no one getting to the Little Sister.

Big Spender[edit | edit source]

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Spend 2000 Dollars at vending machines.

Dealt with Every Little Sister[edit | edit source]

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Deal with every Little Sister.

Big Brass Balls[edit | edit source]

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Finish the game without using Vita-Chambers.

Rapture Historian[edit | edit source]

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Find 100 Audio Diaries.
Note: There are 129 total Audio Diaries in BioShock 2. It's okay to miss 29, but still highly suggested to search everywhere for as many diaries as possible.

Against All Odds[edit | edit source]

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Finish the game on the hardest difficulty level.

The Protector Trials DLC[edit | edit source]

Litmus Test[edit | edit source]

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Earn 6 stars in the Protector Trials.

Acid Test[edit | edit source]

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Earn 18 stars in the Protector Trials.

Trial by Fire[edit | edit source]

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Earn 36 stars in the Protector Trials.

Enemy of the Family[edit | edit source]

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Earn an A rank in all Protector Trials.

Guardian Angel (Secret)[edit | edit source]

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Complete all bonus Protector Trials.
Note: Can only be done after getting all 36 stars in Protector Trials.

Perfect Protector[edit | edit source]

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Collect 100% of the ADAM available in a single Protector Trial.

Get a Bigger Bucket[edit | edit source]

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Collect at least 50% of the ADAM available in all Protector Trials.

Minerva's Den DLC[edit | edit source]

Garbage Collection[edit | edit source]

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Destroy all 10 Vacuum Bots in Minerva's Den.

Lancer Killer[edit | edit source]

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Kill a Lancer Big Daddy.

ADAM Addict[edit | edit source]

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Resolve all the Little Sisters in Minerva's Den.

High Score (Hidden)[edit | edit source]

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Get 9999 points in one game of Spitfire.

Login (Hidden)[edit | edit source]

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Reach Rapture Central Computing Operations.

Root Access Granted (Hidden)[edit | edit source]

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Reach Computer Core Access.

SUDO (Hidden)[edit | edit source]

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Wrest control of The Thinker from Reed Wahl.

Logout (Hidden)[edit | edit source]

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Escape Minerva's Den.

Multiplayer[edit | edit source]

Welcome to Rapture[edit | edit source]

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Complete your first non-private match.

Unnatural Selection[edit | edit source]

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Score your first kill in a non-private match.

Disgusting Frankenstein[edit | edit source]

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Become a Big Daddy for the first time in a non-private match.

"Mr. Bubbles — No!"[edit | edit source]

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Take down your first Big Daddy in a non-private match.

Two-Bit Heroics[edit | edit source]

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Complete your first trial in a non-private match.

Mother Goose[edit | edit source]

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Save your first Little Sister in a non-private match.

Parasite[edit | edit source]

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Achieve Rank 10.

Little Moth[edit | edit source]

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Achieve Rank 20.

Skin Job[edit | edit source]

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Achieve Rank 30.

Choose the Impossible[edit | edit source]

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Achieve Rank 40.

Proving Grounds[edit | edit source]

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Win your first non-private match.

Man About Town[edit | edit source]

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Play at least one non-private match on each multiplayer map.

Rapture Metro Pack DLC[edit | edit source]

Aqua Incognita[edit | edit source]

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Play at least one non-private match on each downloadable content map.

Territorial[edit | edit source]

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Win a non-private match in each of the 6 new maps.

Reincarnation[edit | edit source]

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Use Rebirth to start again!
Note: The player does not need to buy the Metro Map Pack to get to level 50 in order to use rebirth.

Secret Achievements[edit | edit source]

Savior[edit | edit source]

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Save every Little Sister and spare Grace, Stanley and Gil.

Adopted a Little Sister[edit | edit source]

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Adopt a new Little Sister for the first time.

Counterattack[edit | edit source]

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Kill an enemy with their own projectile.

Distance Hacker[edit | edit source]

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Use the Hack Tool to hack an object at a distance.

Unbreakable[edit | edit source]

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Defend yourself against a Big Sister without dying.

Look at You, Hacker[edit | edit source]

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Kill 50 enemies using only hacked Security.

9-Irony[edit | edit source]

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Pay your respects to the founder of Rapture.
Note: To do this, use Telekinesis to pick up the golf club behind the first mannequin of Andrew Ryan encountered in the Ryan Amusements level, then throw it at the mannequin's head for the achievement. The golf club must hit his head, not the actual body, so if the player has dismembered the mannequin beforehand, they would need to find the head and shoot the club at it.

Daddy's Home[edit | edit source]

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Find your way back into the ruins of Rapture.

Protector[edit | edit source]

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Defend yourself against Lamb's assault in the train station.

Sinclair's Solution[edit | edit source]

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Join forces with Sinclair in Ryan Amusements.

Confronted Grace[edit | edit source]

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Confront Lamb's lieutenant in Pauper's Drop.

Defeated the Preacher[edit | edit source]

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Defeat the Preacher.

Nose for News[edit | edit source]

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Uncover the secret of Dionysus Park.

Found Lamb's Hideout[edit | edit source]

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Gain access to Lamb's stronghold.

Reunion[edit | edit source]

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Reunite with your original Little Sister.

Heading to the Surface[edit | edit source]

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Head to the surface on the side of Sinclair's escape pod.

Escape[edit | edit source]

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Escape Rapture.

Platinum Trophy[edit | edit source]

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Unlock all trophies.
Note: This does NOT include trophies added by DLCs.

Bugs/Glitches[edit | edit source]

  • (PS3) Occasionally, the Unbreakable trophy will not unlock after having defeated a Big Sister without dying.
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