Non Starter is an achievement that can only be won with the Necroa Virus DLC.
IMPORTANT: Do NOT evolve Genetic Hardening! It will result in the analysis failing, thus stopping you from getting the achievement! Recommended genes:
- Start the Necroa Virus in the USA.
- Evolve the transmission Saliva 1 and the ability Drug Resistance 1. This must be done within the first 60 days.
- Wait for a popup message which reads:
- DarkWater 'concerned' for missing geneticist
- Watch for two red News headlines:
- DarkWater denies containment breach in weapons facility
- DarkWater weapons facility shut down over security fears
- Save 44 DNA points and evolve the symptoms Insomnia, Fever, Photophobia, Delirium and Cytopathic Reanimation.
- Evolve the abilities Horde Instinct, Horde Mentality, Horde Vocalisation and Horde Pheromones.
- Avoid the popup message "Authorities can't protect from <plague name>" by using the active ability Zombie Horde to move zombies out of the USA whenever the number of zombies there exceeds 2 million.
- Wait for popup message which reads:
- DarkWater created <plague name>
9. Evolve segmented genomes.
How to get this achievement?
For strategies and tips, please see Strategy guide/Non Starter.