Xbox 360 Akai Katana Achievements


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Below you can find the all the achievements you can earn in Akai Katana. You get points for completing specific game tasks or by simply completing levels. There really are a number of ways you can unlock an achievement. This guide or list will help you figure that out faster. Check the description below to see how the achievement is unlocked. By obtaining points you’ll increase your Gamerscore associated with your Xbox Live Profile. Hey, some people call it bragging rights and others will call it good form when completing the game. It’s up to you decide if you want the extra motivation to go after these. Enjoy!

Akai Katana Achievement List

Katana of Truth (40)
Hit a boss with 16 katanas

Katana of Justice (30)
Hit a boss with 16 steel orbs

Malice Speed Destruction (20)
Destroyed a mid-boss within 2 seconds

The Hidden Form (15)
Equipped a total of 16 katanas and 16 steel orbs on your Phantom

Back Against the Wall (30)
While in Phantom form, filled up the screen with more than 800 bullets

Bullet-proof (30)
Reflected more than 1000 bullets while in Phantom form

#^&@%&! (5)
Got hit by a bullet in Phantom form, and then died from another bullet immediately afterward

Absorption Power (5)
Absorb items into your ship

Decay and Dissolution (10)
Lost more than 20 score items that were rotating around your ship during a game

The Gold Ring (5)
Rotated over 200 score items (large) around your ship while playing as the Phantom

Big Catch (5)
Rotated 72 guiding energy items (large) around your ship

Destroying the Limit (20)
Earned 3000 hits (Slash Mode)

256 Hits! (10)
Earned 256 hits (Origin Mode)

128 Hits! (5)
Earned 128 hits (Origin Mode)

The Phantom (15)
Caused a boss to change forms, or destroyed it while playing as the Phantom

Energy Gauge MAX (5)
Filled up your energy gauge

Summoning (5)
Summoned your Phantom

The Sharpened Blade (20)
Earned 300,000,000 points (Origin Mode)

200 Million and Counting (15)
Earned 200,000,000 points (Origin Mode)

100 Million and Counting (10)
Earned 100,000,000 points (Origin Mode)

800 Million and Counting (20)
Earned 800,000,000 points (Slash Mode)

600 Million and Counting (15)
Earned 600,000,000 points (Slash Mode)

400 Million and Counting (10)
Earned 400,000,000 points (Slash Mode)

Sakura (30)
Cleared the game using Type 3 without continuing

Orchid (30)
Cleared the game using Type 2 without continuing

Marigold (30)
Cleared the game using Type 1 without continuing

Learning Type 3 (30)
Cleared the game with the Type 3 ship

Learning Type 2 (30)
Cleared the game with the Type 2 ship

Learning Type 1 (30)
Cleared the game with the Type 1 ship

Emperor Bashou of the 10 Suns (50)
Defeated Emperor Bashou

Ayame & Ran of the 10 Suns (45)
Defeated Ayame & Ran

Heavy Attack Helicopter (35)
Brought down the Himeshikara heavy attack helicopter

Nazuna of the 10 Suns (30)
Defeated the 5th stage boss, Nazuna

Armored Helicopter (25)
Defeated the helicopter mid-boss in Stage 5

War Fiend Hiiragi (25)
Defeated the 4th stage boss, War Fiend Hiiragi

Breaching Submarine (20)
Defeated the Arakashi submarine in Stage 4

Shakunage of the 10 Suns (20)
Defeated the 3rd stage boss, Shakunage

Tank Bombardment (15)
Defeated the Gaimon tank in Stage 3

Shumeigiku of the 10 Suns (15)
Defeated the 2nd stage boss, Shumeigiku

M76 Heavy Tank (10)
Defeated the Goura heavy tank in Stage 2

Hiiragi of the 10 Suns (10)
Defeated the 1st stage boss, Hiiragi

Attack Ships on Fire (5)
Sunk the Fujibara attack ship

Opening Salvo (5)
Started up the game for the first time

Secret Achievements

The True Mission (50)
Watched the true ending

When in Doubt...Bomb! (5)
Deployed a bomb directly after starting the game

Melted (5)
Died from an enemy laser

Sheer Grit (5)
Cleared the game without summoning your Phantom

9999 Hits (55)
Achieved a 9999 hit combo (Slash Mode)

Died immediately after starting the game

6000 Hits (40)
Achieved a 6000 hit combo (Slash Mode)
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