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Is there a mission timer in StarCraft II?

I'm working on some of the achievements in the single-player Wings Of Liberty campaign. Several of them are in the form of "Complete the mission in X minutes or less". Is there any in-game way I can ...
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Kite like a man achievement

I can't figure out how to get this achievement, it's very vague and can't find much online about it!
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Does random count twice in the achievements?

Does the random choice of faction count twice in the achievements? So if I get randomly assigned to the Zerg and win my match, would this count as a victory for both my random and Zerg achievements ...
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What's a good strategy to kill the Brutalisk with lava in The Devil's Playground?

I've tried to lure him into the lava with my reapers with 30 seconds before the next flow, but he always scampers back to his little corner right before it comes up. What's the best way to kill him ...
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What are some good tactics for getting the “outmatched” achievements?

What are some good tactics, race and map choices for getting the outmatched achievements? I'm mainly talking about those against 3 or more hard/very hard AI's, since beating such a large force seems ...
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Transferring points acquired by unlocking achievements to Bioware Points?

Hey, I have unlocked few achievements during my playthrough of Dragon Age:Origins. Now, unlocking these achievements gives you Bioware Points, however my account's Bioware Points count shows as zero. ...
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How do I get Burnout Paradise's “Boosting Around the World” in-game achievement?

I'm having a having a hard time getting the x20 boost chain for the Boosting Around the World in-game achievement in Burnout Paradise. I've tried boosting while drifting in circles. I've tried ...
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Where can one find a list of players ranked by achievement points?

Is there a site that you can go to that lists out users ranked by achievement? Perhaps a way to list them out like that on the StarCraft 2 website?
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How can I get the 'Can't Touch This!' archievement?

I’m on the way to get some achievements done, then I came across the "Can't Touch This!" achievements. I tried several ways to get it, but so far no idea did work. Has someone already got this ...
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Trophy Troubles

I have a question about trophies. A friend of mine won a trophy while using my PSN account, but if I check my trophy collection (on my console) I don't find it. I can only view it if I'm comparing my ...
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What's the Best Way to Grind XP in Dynasty Warriors 6

I'm trying to max out the level of all Heroes to get the Achievement: Completist. I'm not sure if I have to only max out heroes I can play in story mode, or all heroes. Does this affect the ...
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Are there any handy tricks for ousting insane AI opponents?

Been trying to get the achievement for 'defeat 7 insane AI in a free for all' and it turned out that all the other AI were eliminated by each other, but the last one was just freaking ridiculous. ...
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Does completing a mission in Brutal difficulty counts towards the “Wings of Liberty: Hard 5/10/15/20/25” achievements?

Thanks to those achievements being pretty glitched at the moment I didn't get the "Wings of Liberty: Hard 5/10/15/20/25" achievements by replaying missions on Hard difficulty after completing them in ...
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How can I complete the “Yippee-ki-yay…” achievement from “The Dig” mission in Starcraft 2 without Vikings?

The title pretty much sums it up. I am replaying some missions in Hard mode to complete achievements, and I am stuck with this one ("The Dig" mission in Hard mode). I watched this video series: ...
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Limbo Achievements

I'm just about at the end of Limbo, and I still haven't gotten any achievements. How do you get the achievements in Limbo?
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Are DLC achievements/trophies unlockable in a LAN game?

I would like to play through the two DLC packs with a friend (Outlaws to the End and Legends and Killers) and I'm just wondering how many (if all or none) of the achievements/trophies can be unlocked ...
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Fable 2 End-Game Achievements

Is it possible to get the three Xbox achievements: The Sacrifice -25g - Choose "The needs of the many" The Family -25g - Choose "The needs of the few" The Egomaniac -25g - Choose "The needs of the ...
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What strategy do you use to earn the Blitzkrieg achievement during the Media Blitz mission?

To earn the Blitzkrieg achievement in StarCraft 2 you are supposed to complete the Media Blitz mission in under 20 minutes on hard. I keep coming in right at 21 minutes. Not sure what's wrong with my ...
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What does the “new campaign” button do in Starcraft 2?

I've just finished the campaign and I'm thinking about redoing the campaign to see other options and all. And I was wandering what the "new campaign" button does. Does it erase my achievements ? ...
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Does Uncharted have trophies on the PS3?

I just played Uncharted: Drake's Fortune a couple months ago, and I noticed that it didn't have trophies. I looked online for more info, and I thought I read somewhere that they added them or ...
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How can I delete PS3 trophies?

The demo for Super Stardust HD added its trophy list to my PS3. I don't plan on buying that game and don't want to see its list of trophies for the rest of my life. Any way to delete them? Update: ...
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What are and how do I earn Feats of Strength in StarCraft 2

On the bottom of the achievements menu is an option for Feats of Strength. When I click this option, the window it brings up is entirely blank, but does have a drop down filter at the top. Are Feats ...
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How do I earn SC2's “Hurry up, it's raid night” achievement?

The "Hurry up, it's raid night" achievement in Starcraft 2 involves "beating Wings of Liberty, on normal, in 8 hours or less." Is there a recommended mission path to take? Which mission should I take ...
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Why do I not have any of the steam achievements for Borderlands?

I have multiple characters 30+, one of my characters has most of the in game achievements, I have played online and have a gamespy account. I have a legal copy (obviously), yet in steam profile for ...
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How do you get the Custom Game Novice achievement in Starcraft 2?

The Achievement is Exploration > Custom Game Novice. It reads Win 3 solo evenly matched Custom Games against any A.I. opponents. I have gone Single Player > Versus A.I > Play versus A.I. and beat ...
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Is there a way to get incomplete Guerrilla Actions back after a sector has been liberated in Red Faction: Guerrilla?

While playing Red Faction: Guerrilla I noticed that once you liberate a sector, all the incomplete Guerilla Actions apart from the Transporter and Demolition ones disappear. If I wanted to get the ...
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Do you keep campaign achievements earned during an unfinished mission in StarCraft 2?

Thus far every time I have earned a campaign achievement in StarCraft 2 I have also finished its associated campaign mission. This is fine when playing a mission for the first time but on subsequent ...
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How do I earn “No One Left Behind” with as few squadmates as possible?

In Mass Effect 2's conclusion, you finally go on the suicide mission, but despite the name, it is possible for everyone to survive. What I am looking for is a method to succeed (i.e., everyone ...
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Starcraft 2: Tips for the Path of Ascension challenge

I can't seen to find a way to get below 25 units lost in this challenge. In first part of the challenge I lose around 9-10 units. Second part is pretty ok, I lost 3-4 units there, but in 3rd part I ...
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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 a strategy to earn the best defense achievement in StarCraft 2?

I have been attempting to earn the Best Defense achievement in StarCraft 2. The Best Defense is an achievement earned during the third mission of the Wings of Liberty campaign: Zero Hour. The goal of ...
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What happens to my campaign progress if I uninstall StarCraft 2?

I need to repave my machine. I've made progress in the StarCraft 2 Wings of Liberty Campaign that I don't want to lose. I believe the achievements I've unlocked are tied to my battle.net account and ...
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How to get Full Speed Run trophy in Braid

I'm looking at getting the "Full Speed Run" trophy in Braid on PS3. The description of the trophy is: Did some kind of speed run through the game. So, two questions: Do I have to get all 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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What is a good strategy for getting the “Level a charge” achievement?

Is there an easy way to get the Level a Charge achievement? The thing is to kill a Charger with melee it has to be done with exceptional coordination. I saw a video that 2 guys played a Versus ...
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Do I need to get all the Red Dead Redemption achievements to get 100%?

I just completed the single player portion of Red Dead Redemption but I am only around 95% complete. I have two Rank 10 tasks to complete (disarm 6 people with no reloads and kill the legendary bears ...
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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?
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Where can I see my GTA: IV achievements

I can't seem to find a list of my GTA:IV achievements anywhere. They are not visible in my steam client, nor can I find them from inside the game.
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Staying neutral at high levels in Fallout 3

Here's the scenario: I'm going after the neutral achievements for Fallout 3. I'm currently about halfway to leveling up again -- this time to 20, which would get me the next achievement. I'm trying ...
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Neutralize the Grox

In the game Spore, is there a non-cheat way to neutralize the Grox, whether by allying with them, utterly defeating them, or some other method?
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After the StarCraft 2 beta is over will achievements earned carry into the retail version? [closed]

I was lucky enough to accepted into the StarCraft 2 beta. I've earned a few achievements from normal game play. Some of the achievements are a bit harder to earn and will take effort. If those ...
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How to beat Snatch & Grab?

I'm down to my last Spec Ops mission to get Star 69: Snatch and Grab on Veteran. I can not for the life of me beat this. I've tried 2 player and solo. I've beaten it on easier levels. I've even ...
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How do XBox Live Achievements Work if You're Offline?

If you're offline when your game would normally assign you an achievement, what happens? Are you notified, and it syncs to your profile later when you are online? Do you just miss out on it?
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Is it possible to collect all experience potions in Trine at the first run?

I am playing Trine on PC (Steam version). Some achievements ask to collect all the Experience Potions in each level. Some of them seems really difficult/impossible to get to me. I am wondering if I ...
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How do I get the “Zergling Rush” achievement in StarCraft 2?

I'm trying to get a lot of the battle.net achievements, but some of them seem quite difficult. Specifically, "Zergling Rush" the 20 zerglings in 255 seconds achievement
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Can the Steam achievements be gained also offline?

If I play, for example, Plant vs Zombies or Toki Tori on Steam when I am offline, can I get achievements? Are these re-synchronized when Steam returns online?
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Can you use the Single Player mode on Team Fortress 2 to get Achievements?

There is now the option for one player mode, which is good for people to hone skills, and whatnot, but can you get achievements/drops in One Player? If so: how?
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Does a Mutation count as a campaign?

In left 4 dead 2, there's currently a mutation called Four Swordsmen, where you can only use a sword to play the level. I was wondering if finishing a level would award me the Confederacy Of Crunches ...
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Do Super Jumps count toward your total when in a race?

In Burnout Paradise, there are several progressions you can make in the game, such as smashing through shortcuts, finding super jumps, and driving through certain billboards. When you perform these ...
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How do you get the secret achievements in Valet Hero?

I have been playing the game Valet Hero for 6 months, but have (as of yet) failed to get any of the secret achievements. What are the secret achievements in Valet Hero?