Diablo 3: Challenge Achievements List
Prepared to pull your hair out? The most challenging achievements in Diablo 3 have landed, and they are going to kill you. Ever wanted to fight bosses nude? Ever wanted to fight bosses without healing? Ever wanted to kill unique rare monsters in one-hit, or kill 666 creatures with chandeliers? These are the achievements for you, friend. Only the most fervent fans of Diablo 3 need apply, because this is where the game gets hardcore. Think you’re ready to see the horrible challenges that face you? Scroll down and check out the list below.
WARNING: MAJOR PLOT SPOILERS AHEAD
Challenge Achievements List
This is a living document — check back as we provide new updates, or leave a suggestion in the comments.
General Challenge Achievements
Kill 666 enemies with a falling chandelier.
Among the Elite
Kill 200 elite (champion, rare, or unique) enemies.
Kill 500 elite (champion, rare, or unique) enemies.
Kill 1500 elite (champion, rare, or unique) enemies.
Kill 5000 elite (champion, rare, or unique) enemies.
Kill 20000 elite (champion, rare, or unique) enemies.
Kill 20 Treasure Goblins
Greed over Need
Kill 100 Treasure Goblins
Never Seen that Before
Kill one special unique enemy.
Kill 15 special unique enemies.
A Unique Collection
Kill all unique enemies.
Keep It Rare
Kill 10 rare enemies.
Rarin’ to Go
Kill 50 rare enemies.
A Rare Phenomenon
Kill a rare enemy of all types.
Kill 10 champions.
Not So Tough Now
Kill 50 champions.
Kill a champion of all types.
Complete the Butcher challenge achievements.
Out of the Shadoes
Complete the Belial challenge achievements.
Complete the Azmodan challenge achievements.
Complete the Diablo challenge achievements.
In a Hurry?
Complete the speed run challenge achievements.
Kill 100 Fallen Lunatics before they explode.
Kill 1,000 enemies using the environment.
Defeat Cydaea without any items equipped on Hell difficulty or higher.
The Hero’s New Clothes
Defeat special enemies without any items equipped on Hell difficulty or higher.
Get a destruction callout for breaking 50 objects.
I’ll Be Your Wingman
Let a follower get the killing blow on all of the following enemies.
Kill 30 enemies in one attack.
Survive combat with low health 250 times.
Save players from death 250 times.
Kill the special enemies while wearing head, shoulder, feet, leg, hand, and torso equipment colored with Lovely Dye.
Kill the following enemies without taking any damage in a single player game.
Escape the Crumbling Vault before it collapses.
A Second to Spare
Escape the Crumbling Vault in under 90 seconds.
Smash and Grab
Loot 5 chests in the Crumbling Vault.
Hurt Bashiok using Rakanishu’s Blade.
Knockback 5 imps at one time.
With Friends Like These
Kill 30 enemies from the death explosion of a single Grotesque, Harvester, Horror, Abomination, Bile Crawler, or Spine Lasher.
Attacking the Darkness
Kill 20 Shadow Vermin, Gloom Wraiths, or Shade Stalkers at once.
Act 1 Challenge Achievements
Have the Skeleton King kill 15 of his own Forgotten skeletons before killing him.
Don’t Stand in the Fire!
Kill the Butcher without being burned by floor fires or being grabbed by Ancient Spear on Hell difficulty or higher.
A Brief Butchering
Kill the Butcher in under 2 minutes on Inferno difficulty.
Kill the Butcher while he is stunned by his own charge attack on Nightmare Difficulty or higher.
After speaking to Captain Rumford, kill all the zombies that attack in under 15 seconds during the Fallen Star quest.
Cut off the Head
Kill Headcleaver before killing any of the Royal Henchmen who arrive with him in Leoric’s Passage.
Till Death Do Us Part
Lead Haedrig Eamon strike the killing blow on his wife, Mira.
Destroyer of Destiny
Destroy all 4 Pillars of Destiny in the Royal Crypts at once.
Jars of Destruction
Destroy 1,000 pots of ashes.
Kill the Skeleton King in under 20 seconds.
King of the Hill
Complete the Last Stand of the Ancients event without leaving the top of the hill.
Nyuck, Nyuck, Nyuck
Kill Larel, Karel, and Moek in the Drowned Temple with one blow.
Free 6 prisoners in 120 seconds in the Cursed Hold.
No Time to Rest
Complete Act 1 in under 1 hour.
Act 2 Challenge Achievements
Kill Belial without getting hit by his projectile or meteor attacks.
Why’d It Have to Be Snakes?
Kill 10 Veiled Sentinels in 30 seconds while fighting Belial on Nightmare difficulty or higher.
Kill Belial without getting hit by his fist attack.
Kill Belial without getting hit by his breath attack on Inferno difficulty.
Hiding in Plain Sight
Disrupt both Coven Illusions in the Howling Plateau in under 4 minutes.
Hero of Alcarnus
Free all of the prisoners in Alcarnus.
Lord of the Flies
Kill Maghda without getting hit by her insect attack.
Got a Head
Find the head of Zoltun Kulle within 120 seconds of entering the Forgotten Ruins.
Big Trouble in Talking Barrel
Hear everything Covetous Shen says before you break him out of the barrel.
Kill Zoltun Kulle without killing either of his Eternal Guardians.
Hero of Caldeum
Evacuate 20 Caldeum refugees to the sewers in one game.
Watch Your Step
Complete the Caldeum uprising without taking any damage from the poison walls.
Complete Act 2 in under 1 hour.
Act 3 Challenge Achievements
Destroy the Demon Gates before any Demon Troopers can spawn while fighting Azmodan on Hell difficulty or higher.
Kill Azmodan without walking over the bloody demonic ground on Hell difficulty or higher.
Kill Azmodan without getting hit by a fireball on Hell difficulty or higher.
Kill Azmodan without killing any of his minions on Hell difficulty or higher.
Light the fires before killing the Demonic Hell Bearers at the 5 Signal Beacons on the Skycrown Battlements.
No Man Left Behind
Keep all soldiers alive while raising the catapults on the Stonefort.
Get Demonic Tremors to burst through 5 different doorways without leaving the same level of the Keep Depths.
Kill Ghom without getting hit by his gas attack.
Takes a Lickin’
Get licked by 5 different Soul Rippers, Soul Lashers, or Soul Devourers at once.
Tear Down This Tower
Let the Siegebreaker Assault Beast destroy all of the towers near the Demon Gate.
Kill Cydaea without taking any damage from her Spiderlings.
Use a Demon Forge to kill 3 Tormented Stingers at once.
Complete Act 3 in under 1 hour.
Act 4 Challenge Achievements
Kill Diablo without getting trapped in a spike cage on Hell difficulty or higher.
There Can Only Be One
Fight and kill 5 clones of yourself in Diablo’s Realm of Terror on Hell difficulty or higher.
Kill Diablo without using any health globes or healing wells on Nightmare difficulty or higher.
Destroy all the corruption in the Gardens of Hope without leaving the game.
Kill Izual and his minions within 120 seconds of the start of the fight.
Kill Rakanoth before killing any of his minions.
Return to the Light
Release 25 Impaled Angels
On the Wings of Angels
Complete Act 4 in under 1 hour.