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 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 ...
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Where do I get the Fart in a Jar?

There's an achievement called Stay Classy Steelport which reads as follows: Kill 25 Gang Members each with 'the Penetrator' AND the Fart in a Jar. I've had The Penetrator for a long time, but I've ...
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How much is the reward for Stag Party?

At the end of the mission, you're given the option to either turn Josh Birk in to Cyrus to get a bonus to City Takeovers, or you can give him to Shaundi to turn him into a Homie. Cyrus mentioned that ...
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Do I have to use a stolen vehicle to complete a Vehicle Theft?

In the Saintsbook, there are a number of side quests to complete, including Vehicle Thefts. For those, a chop shop owner picks a type of vehicle for you to steal, and rewards you for bringing one to ...
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How do I get the “Ow My Balls!” achievement?

The description for the "Ow My Balls!" achievement reads as follows: Do your first nutshot AND testicle assault. I've made several nutshots so far and I've also done several testicle assaults but ...
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My gamer profile does not have permission to access member content but I have family settings off

Hope this isn't a stupid question but I get a notification that my gamer profile does not have permission to access member content and that I should check family settings, but I have that disabled. I ...
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How can I speed up the cooldown for the helicopter homie?

After calling him, I keep having it grayed out for awhile, with no idea what drives it or what I could do to get it refreshed besides go about my business. Is there anything I can do to speed this up? ...
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What are the respective awards for Ho Boat?

Similar to this question, you again need to make a choice that will give you different rewards in the mission Ho Boat. Choosing to give the hos back to Morningstar results in a lump sum of cash, ...
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Can I permanently enable Camera Mode?

Camera Mode is a new option in the Saints Row series that I'd like to have always on. Sometimes I run across something that happens quickly that I'd love to get a screencap of, but then I find that ...
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What's the most effective way to make Nut Shots?

In the Saintsbook, there's a challenge from Shaundi to make 25 Nut Shots. However, I'm having difficulty pulling this off (I also had a hard time completing this challenge in Saints Row 2 and was ...
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Can you get back into Safeword?

During the mission Return to Steelport, you need to go to a club named Safeword to rescue Zimos. Are you only able access Safeword during this mission, or is it also possible to return and run around ...
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Can I rob my own stores for challenge completion?

In the Saintsbook, there's a list of challenges to complete throughout the game. Pierce wants me to rob 15 stores for one of them. However, I'm wondering if this is a challenge I need to complete ...
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How do I unlock helicopters?

How do I get helicopters for my personal use outside of activities in Saints Row: The Third? I've bought the hangar, but I don't see any copters lying around the airport. Do I just need to look around ...
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How do I effectively fight Brutes?

I have only been playing for 3 hours and the brutes are really making it difficult. I get surrounded by 10+ normal gang members and then a brute turns up. I can't ram the brutes in a vehicle and I ...
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How much are the bonuses for each choice at the end of Act 1?

At the end of the raid on Loren's tower, you're given a choice to either set off the bomb or disarm the bomb. For setting off the bomb, you get a permanent Respect bonus. For disarming the bomb, you ...
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Is there any way I can prevent my own Manapult from sucking me into it?

I received the Manapult truck as part of the Professor Genki DLC. However, running around and sucking up helpless citizens and shooting them as cannonballs tends to raise your notoriety with the ...
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Is there any way to see numbers for weapon upgrades in Saints Row: The Third?

Saints Row: The Third has introduced an upgrade system for the weapons. Paying extra cash allows you to upgrade to various levels (I've so far seen 4; I don't know if there's more), but it only has ...
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Do I need to purchase the Online Pass even though I bought it new?

When I went to check out the co-op play option but it says that I haven't purchased the Online Pass and therefore cannot use it. I know that online passes have become more popular in the past year and ...
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Why isn't my Initiation Station character showing up for download in the game?

I took a couple hours last night to make my Saints Row: The Third character in the Initiation Station so she'd be ready to go when I received the game. I'm in character creation now, and there's an ...
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Is it possible to “import” a Saints Row 2 character into SR3?

I realize I could answer this for myself by spending an hour or two with Image as Designed and the Initiation Station, but I'm hoping someone already has the answer. While there isn't any way to ...