Vampire Survivors

How do I unlock Newt? - Vampire Survivors

Between normals, secrets, DLCs and upgrades, you'll be able to unlock over 50 different characters in Vampire Survivors. In this guide, we explain how to obtain Newtthe leader of the Neo Salamander Force.

Characteristics of Newt Plissken

Newt - Vampire Survivors - Operation Guns

Newtalso known as Chief Salamander, is one of the many characters from the Contra saga added to Vampire Survivors with the Operation Guns DLC.

It's a rather complex Survivor to use because of its basic weapon, Diver Mines. This gun fires projectiles that spontaneously fly towards the bottom edge of the screen, unless they hit an obstacle. This makes it quite difficult to hit targets, especially at the start of the game. Nevertheless, the evolution, entitled Atmo Torpedois really powerful, as it causes mini black holes to appear on the map.

What's more, Newt can easily gain in power thanks to its liabilitieswhich gives it a Might boost depending on the speed of the projectiles.

Unlock Newt

To unlock Stanley, simply find and recover 28 Grenades. Impossible to miss, they are like little nuclear warheads surrounded by blue. You'll only find them in Neo Galuga and Hectic Highway maps. Some monsters drop them, and you can also find them in lampposts, but the easiest way is to catch them. in flying capsules.

Grenades in Vampire Survivors
A Grenade explodes enemies on screen
Flying capsules in Neo Galuga can produce Barriers
Watch out for flying capsules

To go even faster, we recommend you play with Arcanum VIII - Mad GrooveThis attracts all the standard items on the map periodically. Once you've reached your quota, exit the game and return to the Survivor selection. Newt will be on sale for 2601 d'or.

If you want to get it faster, you can also use the cheat code chiefsalamander in the secret menu. For more information, go to our guide to the Forbiddens Scrolls of Morbane.

That's it for this guide! If you want to expand your collection of characters, you can refer to our quick guide or go to the page of all heroes.