Asteroid Sweep

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Asteroid Sweep
Asteroid Sweep KHII.png
Katakana アステロイドスイープ

Romaji Asuteroido Suīpu
Path Hollow BastionThe Land of Dragons

Kingdom Hearts II tracks
Field theme - Asteroids Attack!
Other Gummi Missions
Kingdom Hearts II
Asteroid Sweep | Stardust Sweep | Splash Island | Floating Island
Ancient Highway | Broken Highway | Phantom Storm | Sunlight Storm
Assault of the Dreadnought
Icon Mission 1.png
Rank Medals Reward
Icon Rank S.png 30 Patterned Skins A
Icon Rank A.png 26 Neon Orb-G
Icon Rank B.png 22 Mini-Propeller-G
Icon Rank C.png 18 Fira-G
Icon Rank D.png 14 Thundara-G
Icon Rank E.png 10 Laser Upgrade
Icon EX.png
Fly a Gummi Ship with 50 or more speed!
Icon Rank S.png 30 Caterpillar-G
Icon Mission 1.png
Enemy Screen Reward

N/A N/A Gravity-G
Ring Tank (R) Left Thunder-G
Knight Head (R) Back Fire-G
Knight Head (R) Front Blizzard-G
Knight Head (R) Front 10 Material-G
Knight Head (G) Front Neon Bar-G
U.F.O. (R) Front Square Light-G
U.F.O. (R) Front Flat Helm-G
Knight Head (G) Front Typhoon-G
Icon Mission 2.png
Rank Score Reward
Icon Rank S.png 500 Highwind α Model
Icon Rank A.png 440 Propeller-G
Icon Rank B.png 380 Large Shield-G
Icon Rank C.png 320 Fira-G
Icon Rank D.png 260 Saw-G
Icon Rank E.png 200 Gravira-G
Icon EX.png
Fly a Gummi Ship with 100 or more power!
Icon Rank S.png 500 Shuriken-G
Icon Mission 2.png
Enemy Screen Reward

Knight Head (R) Back Fire-G
U.F.O. (G) Back Tempest-G
Ring Tank (G) Right Tempest-G
U.F.O. (R) Front Blizzard-G
Spider (R) Front Propeller-G
Knight Head (R) Back Fire-G
Mega Tank (R) Front Blizzard-G
Spider (G) Front Kingdom Model
Knight Head (G) Front Vernier-G
Bomb Bell (G) Front Storm-G
Knight Head (R) Front Vernier-G
Icon Mission 3.png
Rank Score Reward
Icon Rank S.png 1000000 Flat Helm-G
Icon Rank A.png 900000 Hurricane-G
Icon Rank B.png 800000 Thruster-G
Icon Rank C.png 700000 Radar-G
Icon Rank D.png 600000 Gungnir-G
Icon Rank E.png 500000 Masamune-G
Icon EX.png
Fly a Gummi Ship with 250 or more power!
Icon Rank S.png 1000000 Figure-G Set
Icon Mission 3.png
Enemy Screen Reward

U.F.O. (G) Back Neon Bar-G
Ring Tank (G) Right Wheel-G
U.F.O. (R) Front Thunder-G
Ring Tank (R) Left Blizzard-G
Bomb Bell (R) Front Gravity-G
Spider (R) Front Slash Haste
Knight Head (R) Back Vernier-G
Knight Head (R) Right Tempest-G
Knight Head (R) Left Fire-G
Knight Head (R) Back Typhoon-G
Knight Head (R) Back Vernier-G
Knight Head (R) Front Sonic Turbo-G
Spider (G) Front Slash Precharge
Knight Head (R) Front Tempest-G
Knight Head (R) Front Fire-G
Bomb Bell (G) Front Typhoon-G

Asteroid Sweep is a Gummi Mission in Kingdom Hearts II. It connects Hollow Bastion to The Land of Dragons, and must be completed in order to travel to The Land of Dragons.

Strategy[edit]

Asteroid Sweep is the first real Gummi Mission in Kingdom Hearts II. As such, it is the perfect level to get used to the Gummi Ship's controls.

Mission 1[edit]

This level is excellent to use the Full Auto ability to rapidly fire at nearby enemies and asteroids to rack up points. Otherwise, keep a finger constantly on the attack button to cut through enemies. There are numerous asteroids littered across the level and only require a few hits to destroy one. Watch out for the Bomb Bell enemies, as they will attempt to damage you kamikaze style. Should a Bomb Bell get close to you, safely get away using a Dodge Roll before it blows up. To defeat the Shield enemies, you must use a tactic similar to the one used against Fat Bandits and Large Bodies; wait until you can shoot them from behind. The goal in this mission is to obtain enough medals in order to earn the numerous completion bonuses and treasures. Quickly clear out all the enemies and watch for more to come. Certain enemies that hold a lot of medals, such as a gold color Knight Head, only spawn after the enemies that appear before them are defeated first.

Any Gummi Ship with lots of projectile, and lock-on gummis will get you through the level with a fairly good amount of medals. However, the addition of teeny ships are invaluable for those wanting an S rank. Also, applying optional abilities such as the cannon upgrade and laser upgrades work well, too.

Mission 2[edit]

Mission two is all about destroying a certain number of ships. The number of ships you destroy determines which treasures you will get. Similar to the strategy used in mission one, watch out for dive bombing enemies, literally, and blast your way through the hordes of enemies. In this mission you must keep your finger constantly on the attack button. Immediately after you start the level you are hit with the first wave of enemies. Blast through them and continue on. Throughout the level you'll run across stronger enemies that will attempt to dissuade you from attacking the smaller, easier targets. Carefully position yourself to take out the smaller enemies, but still be hitting the stronger enemies. A red Spider will appear twice in this level- thankfully by itself, allowing you to focus solely on it. Avoid its laser barrage by dodge rolling. To defeat this Spider, you must use a tactic similar to the Guard Armor; take out its extra appendages first, then strike the main torso.

To get 100 percent completion on this mission, you might have to make a return visit with a stronger Gummi Ship. Some of the higher level original Gummi Ships, such as the Falcon/Highwind Peak work well here.

Mission 3[edit]

As the higher mission number would suggest, this mission is harder than the previous two missions on this level. This mission requires you to rotate the camera yourself. You're not truly alone, though, as you will receive a red alert beep hinting where you should position the camera. Your radar and laser/lock-on gummis are your best friend in this mission. Never take your finger off of the attack button, it may just cost you the mission. There are plenty of enemy ships to be destroyed in order to rack up the points necessary for high scores. Another red Spider appears twice in this level, only this time it is not alone. The Spider will either: show up by itself then be followed by a massive group of enemies, or spawn in the middle of a group of enemies. This makes destroying both the Spider and other enemies very difficult. Instead of focusing your strength on the Spider, shift the camera around when needed and blast the smaller enemies. When both the Spider and massive waves of enemies are flooding you, keep shooting them down, but also dodge roll their attacks. It is during these moments that you can potentially fail the mission. If you can, take out the Spider to receive a hefty amount of points. If your ship gets surrounded, unleash Full Auto and rotate constantly. This increases your chances of eliminating key enemies that trigger the red and gold enemy ships.

This is a hard mission, even for stronger level ships. In order to get the higher rankings, you must use a higher leveled, weaponed Gummi Ship. The use of Teeny Ships, while optional, could mean the difference of earning a rank.

Enemies[edit]

Heartless[edit]

Nobodies[edit]