In this guide, we will tell you how to get the Waterfall Chaser Trophy!
Jack Standing on the Waterfall stream
Trying to collect all the missable trophies in the game? Let us help you acquire the Waterfall Chaser trophy in ‘Crisis Core Reunion’!
Crisis Core Final Fantasy VII Reunion has been out for almost two weeks now! The developers at Square Enix can be praised for the time they put into reviving this nostalgia. Playing mini-games and earning trophies seems to be more fun now!
You will deal with a lot of missable trophies, once you’re on a trophy collecting journey. One of those trophies is the Waterfall Chaser that takes place in chapter 9. Let us tell you what to do, so you don’t miss out on the missable trophy!
Zack will have to defeat 7 random enemies to unlock Waterfall Chaser trophy.
This is one of the missable trophies and requires Zack to play a mini-game.
The Waterfall mini-game requires all 10 trophies to be collected.
Getting in contact with the enemies will freeze Zack.
Missing any given steps will deprive you of the trophy.
To unlock a specific trophy in the game, follow these steps in Chapter 9:
Chapter 9 Requirement: Make sure you are in Chapter 9 to access this trophy.
Gongaga Village: Head to Gongaga Village to unlock this trophy.
Play the Mini-Game: To earn the trophy, you’ll need to play a mini-game in Gongaga Village. However, the mini-game won’t start on its own; you have to trigger it.
Trigger the Mini-Game: To initiate the mini-game, you need to have at least 7 random enemy encounters in the Waterfall area of Gongaga Village. Keep roaming around and engaging in battles until you’ve had a total of 7 random enemy encounters.
The Waterfall Mini-Game
Finally, travel to the cliff’s edge in the Gongaga Hills region after you’re done with the combats. Zack will hear a sound coming from the Waterfall and he will go near it to check. This region has the Waterfall Chaser Trophy and it will be acquired after the mini-game.
The mini-game will start when Zack sees a chest come down the waterfall. The game will ask you whether you want to wait to see if other chests will follow. Select this option to launch the Waterfall Chaser mini-game!
What To Do In The Mini-Game
You must gather all 10 chests that fall in order to get the trophy. However, You’ll freeze, if you come into touch with one of the falling creatures. Fortunatley, you can always play this mini-game again.
But, you will have to start again and come back into this area after defeating 7 random enemies. That is the only way to trigger it again.
Objective of the Waterfall Mini-Game
The objective of this mini-game is quite straight forward. But, we can simply put it in the following way:
Chests will drop from the top of the Waterfall
Collect all the falling chests
Enemies will be falling as well and will end up freezing Zack.
Avoid the enemies
If you fail to collect 10 chests, you will not get the trophy.
How to Play The Mini-Game Without Freezing
The way Zack moves is now the major challenge in this mini-game. It is quite challenging to manoeuvre Zack in small spaces. Which makes it challenging to get him to stand him in the middle of the water-stream without getting in contact with the enemy.
Let’s get you ready to play the mini-game, follow the following steps to triumph over this mini-game with ease:
Positioning: Start by standing a bit away from the waterfall to get a sense of what’s coming.
Sprint to Chest: Quickly sprint to the treasure chest and return to your initial position.
Evade the Left Enemy: As the enemy approaches from the left, move towards the screen and out to the left after grabbing the first middle chest. This will help you dodge the enemy.
Collect Left and Right Chests: After evading the left enemy, sweep back in to collect the left and right chests.
Alternate Sides: To avoid the enemy, shift away from the waterfall stream either to the left or right side.
Repeat: Keep repeating this process for all 10 chests, successfully avoiding the enemies.
Button Mash If Needed: If Zack freezes, rapidly press the ‘X’ button (for PS players) to unfreeze him.
Remember the Order: Note that the items falling from above always follow the same order, which is different from the old 2007 game.
Rewards of Completing The Waterfall Mini-Game
Ultimately, you have managed to finish the mini game. Zack will then check to see what he collected in those chests. Which will give you the following rewards as they prompt up on the screen:
1x Goblin Punch
Furthermore, it will also give you the trophy that you desired, Congratulations!. Remember that this trophy cannot be achieved without doing all the steps mentioned in the article. Don’t miss out on anything!
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