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Do chainsaw kills count as non-melee damage for Peace Medic?

The chainsaw benefits from the melee damage character skill, but doesn't benefit from the power fist. Can a chainsaw medic get the Peace Medic achievement (Heal 300 points of damage in a single ...
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Alien Swarm: how should we go about Oustanding Execution?

I've got most Alien Swarm achievements under my belt. In fact I'm missing: SynTek residential speed run (time limit on a map) Nuke from orbit (kill 100,000 swarm) Outstanding execution (complete the ...
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Does adrenaline cause the in-game clock to slow down in Alien Swarm?

I'm currently gunning for the speed-run achievements in Alien Swarm, and as a result every second counts for the level completion time. It occured to me that it might be helpful to get through the ...
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What is the quick load achievement in Alien Swarm?

Today, after 3 hours of game, I gained Quick Load - Successfully perform a fast reload. but I really didn't understand what it is and how I got it. Can you explain me what to "perform a fast ...
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Alien Swarm hacking

For the Circuit Breaker and Security Expert achievements, is it a matter of completing the hack within a certain time limit? If so, how does one know what the time limit is?