City of Villains Hints & Cheats
Gladiator BadgesGladiator is a new feature to the Arena in City of Villains, where you unlock and do battle with various NPCs from throughout the game.
To unlock them you must do certain things, such as defeat #X of them, gather a certain exploration badge, etc.
The name of the badge is the name of the NPC it unlocks.
How to Unlock Unlockable Gotten along with the Agent of Discord badge. Arachnobot Win one match in the Arena. Longbow Nullifier Find the Stone Keeper badge in St. Martial. Wailer Trap 50 ghosts in Fort Cerberus. Night Haunt Trap 100 ghosts in Fort Cerberus Red Hand Get the Watcher on the Knoll badge in Nerva Archepelago. Juicer Sniper Find the Locked and Loaded badge in Nerva Archepelago. Longbow Rifleman Level up to level 30. Fire Thorn Caster Complete a PvP mission helping your side, and one hindering the enemies. Longbow Warden 2 Level up to level 10. Nebula Elite Buckshot Level up to level 20. Button Man Gunner Find the Washed Up exploration badge in Port Oakes. Mook Gotten along with the Stone Cold badge. Mook Capo Find the Snake Charmer badge in Mercy Island. Cobra
Supergroup BadgesSupergroup badges are badges you get for doing certain tasks while in supergoup mode. They unlock items that can then placed in your base. Some need to be crafted, some you can just purchase.
SG badge progress is shared by all members of the SG, so to unlock the Analyzer Base Defense for example, you could have 2 members take 10 million points of damage each.
To check your SG badge progress, open your badge window and press the "SG Badges" button.
How to Unlock Unlockable Get the 6 exploration badges in Mercy Island while in SG mode. Mercy Island Beacon Get the 4 exploration badges in Port Oakes while in SG mode. Port Oakes Beacon Get the 5 exploration badges in Cap Au Diable while in SG mode. Cap Au Diable Beacon Get the 4 exploration badges in Sharkhead Isle while in SG mode. Sharkhead Beacon Get the 5 exploration badges in Nerva Archepelago while in SG mode. Nerva Beacon Get the 4 exploration badges in St. Martial while in SG mode. St. Martial Beacon Gather 5 supergroup badges. Mega Moniter Plans Take 20,000,000 points of damage while in SG mode. Analyzer Base Defense Collect 100,000,000 influence while in SG mode. It must be gained, it cannot be traded. Improved Igniter Pay off 1,000,000 debt while in SG mode. Repulsor Base Defense Sidekick/Lackey others while in SG mode for an unknown amount of time(10 hours?) SG Mission Computer
Hidden Badge for New VillainsWhen you enter the new villain tutorial, take the stairs up to the third floor and go into the room marked '15' for the Jailbird badge.
How to Unlock Unlockable Enter room 15 in the tutorial zone. Jailbird Badge
Villain Epic Arch-typesLike the heroes' Epic Arch-types, villains can unlock theirs by getting a VILLAIN of any arch-type to level 50. The two arch-types will be added in the character select screen.
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