HaloRadar: Guide to Every Skull

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You've finished the campaign. You've murdered the multiplayer. But you're nowhere near done. To prove yourself a true Halo fan, one final quest remains.

The skulls. They're back and they're more elusive than ever. Hidden in remote and dangerous locations, these tokens of total ownership are almost impossible to locate without a little help. Which is where we step in. The following pages will make your hunt as simple and straightforward as possible. Just load up the correct mission, watch our corresponding video and - boom - you're done!

Above: You know you want them...

When searching for skulls, start missions from the beginning on Normal or higher difficulty.
To enable a skull's effect, choose Campaign in the main menu and then hit "X" to bring up the Edit Menu.

Gold Skulls

These make the game more brutal.

Black Eye
Tough Luck

Silver Skulls

These make the game more fun.

Grunt Birthday Party

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  • thomashadcroft - December 1, 2010 12:41 p.m.

    On The catch skull, you have to leave both of the wraiths and kill all of the ghosts, then quicky before some more ghosts come, jump onto something tall and get the skull, dont worry i find it comfusing aswell :]
  • gene-j-eddins - August 1, 2012 8:37 p.m.

    you can destroy the anti-air wrath but not the one by the exit and still get the skull if you do it right you can pin the wrath between the ramp and the platform so your free of fire.
  • raymondbisby - October 31, 2010 5:04 a.m.

    i kill everyone and release the people and the iron scull is not there. anyone know why
  • gene-j-eddins - August 1, 2012 8:41 p.m.

    you have to get the skull before you release Jonson and his crew.
  • haloboy - September 9, 2010 11:07 p.m.

    i have the skull but what do i do now
  • isaacbaade - August 23, 2010 2:22 p.m.

    @mike_n_stine all you do is dropp it or you can go fight with it but my question is wat order was that IWHBYD skull in
  • mike_n_stine - August 9, 2010 3:49 p.m.

    When i pcik up a skull what do i do after??
  • mike_n_stine - August 9, 2010 3:48 p.m.

    When i pick up a skull what do i do after?
  • mike_n_stine - August 9, 2010 3:47 p.m.

    When i pick up a skull what do i do after???
  • holydaim117 - August 6, 2010 5:11 a.m.

    i need the catch skull and the iwhbyd skull in a moment i had some problem with the iron skull but a last try i finaly got it i need 2 more skulls
  • scott-franciscotty - June 7, 2012 9:22 p.m.

    How did u get iron skull I tried doing everything but I. Cant get it what do u do
  • holydaim117 - August 6, 2010 3:05 a.m.

    i tryed everything even on legendary and do you know how hard it is to get to top of the water tower? FUCKING HARD and it didnt WORK!!!
  • boblo - June 12, 2010 10:32 p.m.

    i found out the real code to get the IWHBYD SKULL jump through rings 1346754654534 then all the rings will start to flash but make sure u beat the profet an floods and that u r on legendary the skull will be by the blue bridge.
  • DaJar - April 12, 2010 8:22 p.m.

    ok asorry nevermind that i turned off all my skulls started at the beginging on normal and killed truth and all i st8ill cant get it to work haha any suggestions?
  • DaJar - April 12, 2010 7:23 p.m.

    ok i got it thanks all
  • DaJar - April 12, 2010 7:22 p.m.

    Ok no matter how when i do it i cant get the IWHYBP skull its my last one i need im tring on normal ive tried befroe you kill truth and after and i cant get the skull to appear at the bridge im doing the sequence it says to do what am i doin wrong if ya dont know make a suggestion if yas will
  • mikeybear2662 - March 23, 2010 4:34 a.m.

    I love those guys,the grunts are F-ing hilarious!I just heard the end of what he was saying,I just activated the IWblah,blah skull yesterday 4 1st time,but I think he said at the end "and I will go and fuck ur girlfriend!"OMFG!
  • mikeybear2662 - March 23, 2010 1:02 a.m.

    HEY PPL,cowbell skull single player ain't hard,just position ur grav.lift further back on the ramp,and move towards where it is on ur ascent,WOOHOO that was the last skull I needed,I'm done!
  • mikeybear2662 - March 22, 2010 3:16 a.m.

    OK GUYS AND GALS,FOR the IWTHINGY,start from beginning,normal or higher,very imporant though,do not have any skull activated or the rings wont lite,and no skull appear,OK?
  • mikeybear2662 - March 21, 2010 6:38 a.m.

    PEOPLE FAST,FAST,FAST!POSITION ur hog not where they show it on the video,more towards the ramp,do it quick,you'll be fine!