For Risk of Rain Returns players, this is a simple guide for the requirements for unlocking current characters, let’s check it out.
Commando – Unlocked upon launching the game
Huntress – Unlocked upon launching the game
Enforcer – Kill the Magma Worm, Wandering Vagrant, and Colossus once (does not need to be done in one run)
Bandit – Finish the teleporter event on Stage 3
Pilot – Collect 15 different Monster Logs (these are sometimes found after killing a monster that you do not have a log for)
Loader – Obtain 30 unique items in one playthrough
Engineer – Purchase 40 drones total (does not need to be done in one run)
Chef – Obtain the following items in one run : Meat Nugget, Bustling Fungus, Bitter Root, and Foreign Fruit
Acrid – This character must be found and freed during a run to unlock. (unsure) Sunken tombs map in the top right corner of the map?
Miner – (?) Stage 4 Magma Barracks, tunnel in the bottom-right corner of the map which will lead to a named Elder Lemurian “Direseeker”. Killing this will unlock the Miner, but this tunnel is NOT always open.
Artificer – Visit 10 unique stages (does not need to be done in one run)
Drifter – Recycle 6 drones in one playthrough
HAN-D – Can be found on the final level in the “Cargo 2” area of the map. Interact with what appears to be a grey door to unlock.
Sniper – Beat the game once
Mercenary – Beat the game five times
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