Check out this guide for a full walkthrough of story mission Sandstinger: Train Robbery from Just Cause 4, including gameplay tips, guides, and more!
Sandstinger: Train Robbery - Mission Prerequisite & Unlocks
Need to Secure the Maravillas Region First
The Sandstinger: Train Robbery will only be available once the Maravillas Region has been secured. To secure the region, you need to have enough squad reserves and an adjacent secured region first.
Unlocks the Alpinista Snowmobile for Supply Drops
Completing the Sandstinger: Train Robbery will unlock the Alpinista Snowmobile for supply drops! You can call for supply drops through the menu.
Start the Mission
Start the Mission - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Commence the mission in Prospero Torretas in Maravillas|
1. Commence the Mission - Hint & Tips
Need to Manually Activate the Mission
You'll need to manually start the mission in Prospera Torretas for it to activate. Head to the quest marker in the base to get a prompt to start the mission.
Hijack the Train
Hijack the Train - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Get on the train|
|2||Protect the train until it reaches the drop off|
|3||Access the console at the station|
|4||Protect the train as it moves to the drop off|
|5||Decouple the cargo carriage|
1. Get on the Train - Hint & Tips
Grapple to the Train to Catch Up
It's a bit risky to use your parachute and wingsuit to land on the train as it may lead to you falling down the tracks instead. Grapple to any part of the train to catch up and get on!
2 & 4. Hijack the Train - Hint & Tips
Mission will Fail if the Train is Destroyed
You'll have to redo your last objective if you fail to defend the train and it gets destroyed throughout the mission. Make sure to quickly deal with threats as soon as they appear to prevent damage to the train.
Board the Train Cannon to Defend Against Enemies
Use the train's cannon to deal with Black Hand threats. During this mission, you will have to face multiple enemy helicopters and armed vehicles that you can take out with the train's cannon.
3. Access the Console - Hint & Tips
Escape from Missiles with the Grappling Hook
Incoming missiles will mark their targets in red. If you find yourself in the middle of it while finding the consoles, use your grappling hook to quickly zip away to safety!
5. Decouple the Cargo Carriage - Hint & Tips
Shoot the the Mechanism Attaching the Carriages
You'll have to destroy the mechanism that attaches the carriages together. Using your grappling hook and Air Lifter won't work here so it's better to just shoot it.
Defend the Train Cannon
Defend the Train Cannon - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Defend the train cannon for 3 minutes|
|2||Destroy the other train coming from behind|
|3||Destroy the other train coming from the front|
2~3. Destroy the Other Trains - Hint & Tips
Shoot the Trains Before They Enter the Station
Be vigilant. You'll get warnings from your comrades about incoming hostile trains. They're a bigger threat to the train's cannon than the helicopters; focus fire on them and shoot them quickly as soon as they appear.