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1answer
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Why do my Achievements constantly reset?

My Achievements frequently 'forget' that I've accomplished any of them and reset as if I've never played before. Why does this happen, and is there some kind of fix for it?
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1answer
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How to get the “Overkill” achievement on Minecraft?

I'm having some problems to get the "Overkill" achievement. The achievement's description says: Deal eight hearts of damage in a single hit. So to achieve this achievement I built a Diamond ...
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6answers
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How do I get the “Sniper Duel” achievement in Minecraft?

The "Sniper Duel" achievement in Minecraft requires me to kill a skeleton from 50 meters away. Is this equivalent to 50 blocks? What is the easiest way to do this? I've recently located a skeleton ...
10
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1answer
2k views

Are statistics and achievements global or not?

Are Minecraft statistics and achievement stored somewhere on Mojang servers, or are they stored only locally on my computer? For example - if I logged into Minecraft on my friends computer, will ...
12
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1answer
463 views

If I fly a pig off a cliff, but land in water, do I still get the achievement?

The determining factor for getting the Fly a Pig Off a Cliff achievement seems to be that the pig takes damage on landing. Is this actually the case? I'm wondering whether landing the pig in water ...
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4answers
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Easiest way to get the “ride a pig off a cliff” achievement?

I'm having some difficulty getting this achievement - currently I am placing my saddle on a pig close to a cliff, but as soon as I jump on the pig always turns around and walks back towards safety.. ...
13
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1answer
3k views

How high must a cliff be to fly a pig off of it?

How high does the cliff have to be in order to obtain the Minecraft achievement? Are there any other requirements? I've trapped a pig, saddled it, and am digging away around the enclosure to create a ...
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2answers
2k views

How do achievements work in Minecraft?

I'm trying to figure out how to get achievements in Minecraft Beta 1.5. I'm on a multiplayer server, and there's a message that says Press 'I' to open your inventory in the top-right corner. However, ...