Sunset Overdrive Challenges Guide – Silver, Gold, Points, Cash, Overcharge and Unlocks

By   /   Oct 28, 2014

In Sunset Overdrive, Challenge test the basic gameplay mechanics of the game ranging from weapon handling to traversing skills. Upon the completion of each challenge, players are rewarded with Cash, Overcharge, and Unlockables; based on their performance.

For more help on Sunset Overdrive, read our Unlockables, Quests and Collectibles Guide.

Sunset Overdrive Challenges

Challenges in Sunset Overdrive are pretty simple to perform and most of them are timed! In this guide, I’m going to talk about different rewards that are tied with these challenges so that you should have a clear idea of what you need to do in order to get a particular reward:

Bomb Delivery Challenges

Your task in Bomb Delivery Challenges is to reach different markers and deliver bombs as quickly as possible. This is a timed challenge and you’ll receive extra time after each delivery.

Bomb Delivery #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 2500
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 3500
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Street Rings

Bomb Delivery #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 2000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 3000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Gas Mask

Bomb Delivery #3

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 4000

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 800
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1400
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Skateboard Shoes, No Laces

Bomb Delivery #4

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 3500
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 4000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Sleeveless Hoodie

Bomb Delivery #5

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1000
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1500
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Ripped Jeans

Bomb Delivery #6

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1400
  • Cash: 1400

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1600
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Leather Fingerless Gloves

Bomb Delivery #7

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50
  • Cash: 550

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1500
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2000
  • Cash: 55055
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Balaclava

Bomb Delivery #8

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 40
  • Cash: 550

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 2000
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2500
  • Cash: 5500
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Angry Mob Shirt

Smash Surf Challenges

Your task in Smash Surf Challenges is to break everything provided within allotted time.

Smash Crates

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 1500
  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 4500
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 5500
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Basketball Shoes

Smash Fizzco Stuff #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 500
  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 700
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1350
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Football Pads

Smash Fizzco Stuff #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 800
  • Cash: 650

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1500
  • Cash: 2500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2200
  • Cash: 6500
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Sports Jersey

Smash Plants

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 500
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 750
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Football Facepaint

Smash Scab Stuff

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 250
  • Cash: 550

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 450
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 600
  • Cash: 5500
  • Overcharge: 4000

Smash TVs

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 500
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Hockey Mask

Buck National vs. The Apocalypse

These are pretty simple challenges. You just need to comply to Buck’s request and take out everything in your path. Remember to gain chain bonuses, higher killstreaks, and complete bonus objectives to gain higher scores.

Episode #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Bucky Pants

Episode #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Bucky Shoes

Episode #3

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Buckey Jacket

Episode #4

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 1000

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 4000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 10000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Buckey Bandana

Glider Challenges

These challenges are there to test your flying skills. You need to fly through different zones to complete these challenges.

Glider Challenge #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 6000
  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 8000
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 8500
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Walter Jacket

Glider Challenge #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 800
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Floyd Shoes

Glider Challenge #3

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 6000
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 7000
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 8500
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: T-shirt Gauntlet

Glider Challenge #4

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1500
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2500
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Cowboy Hat

Night Defense Challenges

Like its name suggests, in these challenges, you need to defend a particular area for an allotted time limit. Successfully defending an area completes the challenge.

Old Factory

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 250

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 100000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1500000
  • Cash: 2500
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Scab Spiked Bat

Little Tokyo

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 100000
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 175000
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Scab Pipe

Harbor Night

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 1000000
  • Cash: 650

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 175000
  • Cash: 25000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 250000
  • Cash: 65000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Scab Sledgehammer

Downtown

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 1000

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 200000
  • Cash: 4000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 300000
  • Cash: 10000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Scab Hockey Stick

Points Challenges

In these challenges, you’ll see points floating all around you. Your task is to gather all these points and reach the highest possible score.

Points Challenge #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 300
  • Cash: 250

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 400
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 515
  • Cash: 2500
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Safari Crocs

Points Challenge #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 350
  • Cash: 250

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 450
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 611
  • Cash: 2500
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Safari Shorts

Points Challenge #3

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 200
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 280
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 315
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Safari Badolier

Points Challenge #4

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 300
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 500
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 540
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Safari Hat

Points Challenge #5

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 400
  • Cash: 1000

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 550
  • Cash: 4000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 642
  • Cash: 10000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Safari Shirt

Points Challenge #6

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 350
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 475
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 646
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Lennon Glasses

Traversal Challenges

This is basically running with a lot of different obstacles to hinder your progress. You need to cross all the obstacles within the time limit to attain a higher score.

Traversal Challenge #1

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1300
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1700
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Eighteen Ninety One]

Traversal Challenge #2

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 800
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1400
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Chaos Song]

Traversal Challenge #3

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 200

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1000
  • Cash: 800

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1400
  • Cash: 2000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Seven Fingers]

Traversal Challenge #4

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1900
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2400
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Roses]

Traversal Challenge #5

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 250

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1600
  • Cash: 25000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Bitten Hard]

Traversal Challenge #6

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 850
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1300
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Street Royalty]

Traversal Challenge #7

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 900

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 700
  • Cash: 3500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1400
  • Cash: 9000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Grave Digger]

Traversal Challenge #8

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1600
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Love Birds]

Traversal Challenge #9

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1450
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 2050
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Desperate Friends]

Traversal Challenge #10

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 700
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1200
  • Cash: 4500
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Tribal]

Traversal Challenge #11

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 650

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1250
  • Cash: 2500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1750
  • Cash: 6500
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Rage]

Traversal Challenge #12

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 800
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1200
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Crown]

Traversal Challenge #13

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 1000

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 4000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1600
  • Cash: 10000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Top Body Art [Pigfighter]

Traversal Challenge #14

Bronze Rewards

  • Cash: 700

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 1100
  • Cash: 3000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 1600
  • Cash: 7000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Bottom Body Art [Underworld]

Weapon Challenges

These challenges require you to use a particular gun for an allotted time and score kills with it. Get stylish and score as many kills as you can to complete these challenges.

TNTeddy

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 2500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 2500
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Army Jacket

The Shocker

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: Dog Tag Earring

The Dude

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 1000
  • Unlockables: MMA Gloves B

Muderang

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 400

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 1500

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 4000
  • Overcharge: 3000
  • Unlockables: Gladiator Shirt

Off-Handed Dragon

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Gladiator Skirt

Pigeon Roasting

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 50000
  • Cash: 300

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 1000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 3000
  • Overcharge: 2000
  • Unlockables: Tattoo

Excalamune

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 500

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 2000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 5000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Breast Plate

Charge Beam

Bronze Rewards

  • Points: 25000
  • Cash: 700

Silver Rewards

  • Points: 75000
  • Cash: 3000

Gold Rewards

  • Points: 150000
  • Cash: 7000
  • Overcharge: 4000
  • Unlockables: Medieval Helmet

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