THQ's 2011 open-world, urban warfare action-adventure, third in the series: The Third Street Saints have moved from street gang to international brand complete with mascot and licensing and have attracted the attention of The Syndicate, the world's largest criminal organization.

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How do I change melee weapon in Saints Row 3?

I upgraded my baseball bat to level 2, and now if I want to switch to the stun gun or the Penetrator, how do I do it? Seems like a silly question but I cannot do it! I thought I should add more ...
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What does the STAG City Takeover allow me to do? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How much is the reward for Stag Party? I just finished the STAG party mission in Saints Row 3, and gave Birk to Cyrus so now I have a STAG city takeover option. If I ...
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How do burnouts work?

In Saints Row, The Third, I can't figure out how points for burnouts work and how you can earn maximum respect from them. To get one started, you hold your brake and accelerator in the car. Even ...
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If a takeover is used in co-op, does the second player also get the activities completed?

In Saints Row the Third if player one uses a city takeover (cell phone upgrade, STAG, etc) to secure a district will player two also get all activities in the district marked as complete? I have 2 ...
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What forms of co-op exist in Saints Row 3?

I realize the answers to this may differ depending on which platform the game is being played on. I'm interested in the Xbox 360 version myself, but if people know for the other platforms, feel free ...
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How does one dispose of stolen aircraft?

I'm doing the 6th vehicle theft for Rigg in Saints Row the Thrid, stealing a Woodpecker from the airport. How do I actually turn it over to him? With the boats and helicopters I just had to get it ...
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Why can't I play co-op?

When I try to play co-op in Saints Row: The Third, it says I need to enter a code. However, I have already done this and got my unlockable items like the car, gun and clothing. I have been trying to ...
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Where can I store cars that I find?

Where can I store/save cars that I find? I don't see any garages or cribs on my map. Also, can you save cars during a mission? I just started playing and found a really nice Wasabi but failed a ...
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How do I perform a stoppie in Saints Row: The Third on PC?

How do I make a motorbike do a stoppie (reverse wheelie) for the challenge? I've tried every key combination I can think of!
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Why did I die when my car exploded?

In the middle of a 5 star fight with the Morningstar, I hopped into one of my tricked out rides and lead the gang members on an exciting car chase filled with gunfire and vehicular mayhem. I had just ...
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How can I bring STAG back if I have 100% completion?

There's a couple of the Saintsbook challenges that require you to have STAG forces available to kill. After you complete the game, however, the STAG forces are nowhere to be found. I believe that ...
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What is a “no-weapon kill?”

I've been trying to clear out the Saints Book, and I was working on Angel's "No-Weapon Kill" challenge. I assumed this was simple, and I'd go up to cops/gangs and punch the crap out of them for a ...
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Is there any way to lower the bridges?

At a certain point in the game, the bridges between islands in Steelport raise up. I'm trying to finish all of the vehicle theft challenges in the Saintsbook, and this makes it a bit more ...
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Are there trains in Saints Row 3?

It occurred to me as I was driving around today that there's a bunch of elevated train tracks in Steelport, (you can see some from the helipad of Saints HQ, for example) but I don't think I've ever ...
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Are female gang members also hoes?

I've been working on some assassination missions, and started tracking The Big Time, Baby.. I went into Espina, and started killing a bunch of Morningstar members. I got up to a 5-star notoriety ...
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Is the Cyber Buster effective against aircraft and tanks?

I'm contemplating a change to my weapon loadout in Saints Row 3. I have access to the "Cyber Blaster" now, which is a weapon you use during one of the Decker missions. So far I've kept the RC ...
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How do I get the Condor VTOL out of the park for the related vehicle delivery mission?

I have attempted this particular vehicle theft mission at least a half dozen times now. I have to raid a STAG outpost that mysteriously popped up inside of one of the city's parks, and steal a Condor ...
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Do wheel spikes actually accomplish anything?

When upgrading cars, it's possible to purchase wheel spikes that add a spinning metal blade to your car's tires, ostensibly to pop other cars' tires and to injure pedestrians—so far, though, I haven't ...
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How can I own 100% of a district in Saints Row: The Third?

In Saints Row: The Third I own 64% of the 'Deckers' district, but I don't know how to own the remaining 36%.
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In the “Subtlety Optional” assassination, what counts as a muscle car?

In the assassination "Subtlety Optional" assassination given by Angel, he says to pull up to a certain gas station in a muscle car to lure out the owner/target. I have tried several different cars ...
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What's an hour of Saints Row: The Third time in real life?

Saints Row: The Third is my first experience with the franchise, and I'm trying to understand when city income will be available for me to transfer out. The game says one hour, but it seems I have ...
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How can I (safely) disable a car?

In numerous instances, I've wanted to disable a car quickly (usually while driving, but occasionally on foot). With my current loadout this means a lucky grenade, shooting the driver, or managing to ...
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How do I get the “You're My Hero!” achievement?

To get "You're My Hero!" you must finish all of the challenges listed in the Saintsbook. This is probably one of the more involved achievements in the game. What's the best way to clear each ...
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When phone calls stop you from jumping through car windows, there's something wrong

I am growing extremely tired of running up to a car, right before jumping through the windshield/passenger/driver side window and as I'm hitting the button to get in... I get a phone call, and hit the ...
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What weapons are available and how do they differ?

To go by the inventory at Friendly Fire, SR3 sports a surprising lack of weapon diversity (two weapons at the same price in each of Pistols, SMGs, Shotguns, and Rifles), which suggests that the ...
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How do I use the cruise control?

In Saint's Row 2, I made extensive use of the cruise control for those drive-and-shoot missions. I seem to remember being told I could use cruise control in Saint's Row 3, but I can't seem to figure ...
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Where can I find a Status Quo?

One of the assassination missions requires that I be driving one of the limos in the game, the Status Quo. I've seen them from time to time (normally when I'm wanting a high-speed getaway vehicle ...
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Is there any benefit to doing stunt jumps and barnstorms?

I only recently discovered that there are stunt jumps and barnstorm challenges in this game, for making your car fly and your planes nearly crash, respectively. There's no achievement that tracks ...
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Is there any way to force a survival challenge to start?

One of the things I still have left to do is a whole bunch of survival challenges. These challenges occur when a friend of the Saints calls you on your cell and asks you to show up at a location and ...
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How do I know who's a ho? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I find an unattractive, overweight woman of leisure? I'm on an assassination mission in Saints Row 3 and I'm supposed to "Grab one of his hos in Henry Street ...
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My car got punted into a shop. Can I still get back into it?

During an early mission in the game, you have to customize a car and get all dressed up. So I did. Dropped a not-insignificant amount of money making my ride topless and purple, as well as myself. ...
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Can I change my clothes or am I stuck in this horrible grey-and-purple suit?

I'd downloaded the Saint's Row the Third Initiation Station to fool around with. What can I say, I like playing dress-up. I'd made a few characters but never uploaded them to the community site. ...
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Where can I find an unattractive, overweight woman of leisure?

One of the assassination targets in the Saintsbook is "Smoov" in Henry Steel Mills. To draw him out, I apparently have to, and I quote, "grab one of his ho's" who are described as "fatter, uglier ...
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What's the easiest way to maximize profits from Insurance Fraud?

Insurance Fraud is one of the side activities in Saints Row 3, and it plays extremely similarly to the way it did in Saints Row 2. I'm planning on using it in SR3 to get the Windshield Cannon ...
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Why can't I use the RC Possessor?

when I try to equip the RC Possessor in Saints Row the Third, the weapon is not selectable - why is this? How can I use this weapon?
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While streaking, can I “shock” police officers?

I'm working on the Saintsbook challenge for streaking, and occasionally I raise the ire of the police. Normally I run away from them, seeing as they're shooting at me and I'm rather... vulnerable. ...
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What's an easy way to complete the “2-wheels” distance challenge?

One of the challenges in the Saintsbook is to drive your car a certain distance on two wheels. I usually get a tiny 2-wheel distance every time I jump the car over something, but this seems like a ...
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Do I have to replay the entire campaign again in order to get the “complete act x a different way” achievements?

I'm playing through the campaign of Saints Row 3, and at certain times you're presented with a choice about how to proceed. There are achievements for choosing each path. Right now I'm saving before ...
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What's the trick to earning enough points in Mayhem activities?

Among activities wherein you must achieve a particular score within a time limit, there exists a continuum of freneticity. On the hyperactive side are things like Tank Mayhem, where you are basically ...
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How can I most efficiently launch myself through my car's windshield?

One of the challenges in the Saintsbook is "Windshield Cannon" - I have to launch myself through the windshields of cars until I've met a certain distance requirement. I can't seem to figure out what ...
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How do I clear the “Hard” levels of Prof. Genki's Super Ethical Reality Climax?

I was playing some of the Hard variant of the "Genki" side-mission with a friend last night, and we both got demolished several times in a row. There's one part where Brutes seem to spawn endlessly. ...
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How do I lose my wanted level in co-op?

I play co-op with a partner who frequently causes trouble for the police and rival gangs. (I, of course, am a perfect little angel who drives courteously and wouldn't dream of being inconsiderate to ...
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Why do my cinematics end abruptly?

I've noticed that some of my cinematics, as well as dialogue, seem to be ending abruptly. To the point that I'm wondering if it might be a glitch. I've had sentences cut short in the middle of a word. ...
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Does the “Third and 30” achievement track across multiple saves?

The requirement for the "Third and 30" achievement in Saints Row: The Third says Spend over 30 hours in Steelport. If I have 20 hours on one save file and 10 on another, will I get the achievement? Or ...
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Can I get credit for lewd gestures at people who are already trying to kill me?

In Saints Row 3, one of the Saintsbook challenges (and an achievement) is taunting gang members. I can go around and taunt enemy gang members, but I only seem to get a popup (and credit in the ...
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What is Cat & Mouse?

On your phone, if you to Extras and click on Stats, there's a large amount of information about your various statistics about your game. On page 10 of 11 at the top of the page, there are two ...
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What do I have to do to unlock activities in other parts of Steelport?

One of the things I enjoy about the Saints Row series is the side activities: Insurance Fraud and that kind of thing. I'd like to play more of them, but right now I only have activities unlocked in ...
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How can I turn off the tutorial popups?

I'm over 20 hours into my game, but I still get popups telling me what Assassinations are, describing Vehicle Thefts, telling me about upgrades when I level, etc. I've already participated in all of ...
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If I choose to take Killbane's mask, am I completely locked out of the Apoca-fists?

At the end of the Murderbrawl XXXI mission, you can either choose to take Killbane's mask, which allows you to acquire his mask to wear, or he will tell you the "secret of the Apoca-fists." If I ...
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When playing Saints Row 3 in co-op, does my progress carry over to my single player save?

I want to play with a friend in Saints Row 3, but he's at a different part of the plot missions than I am. If I save my game while playing in his lobby, do I get credit for having finished the ...