Badges, medals, records, distinctions, achievements: who doesn't love spending hours carrying a garden gnome along with you from start to end of a game just to unlock the precious flair?

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How do I get the “Say Hi to the Internet” achievement?

Just finished up the main storyline for Far Cry 3 and I'm trying to mop up some achievements. I haven't the slightest idea what I'm supposed to be doing for this one though. The description just says ...
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Is there a bug with the “Dedicated to Crimson” Achievement?

I know I am a little behind the ball, but I just recently completed all chapters in the first 5 episodes of Spartan Ops. I believe this entitles me to the "Dedicated to Crimson" Achievement. ...
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Is Halo 4 Achievement Lone Wolf Legend based on local console memory only?

I completed Halo 4 missions 1, 3, 6, and 7 solo on Legendary. After a week of not playing, much of my local Halo 4 memory was erased, the Infinity mode introduction played again: Armor and loadouts ...
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How to get Do It… after you've completed the story mode?

The Do It... achievement requires you to get five stars performing the 70's craze song while in story mode. Somehow, even when playing on Easy, I managed to only get four stars (I got every other ...
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Is “The Challenger” achievement broken in Halo 4?

There is an Halo 4 achievement that reads: The Challenger Complete 25 Challenges. My Spartan record shows 25 challenges complete, but I don't have this achievement. What am I missing? Is ...
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Can I get the Absolution trophy via level select if I didn't start on Professional difficulty?

The last trophy I need for Hitman Absolution is the golden "Absolution" trophy, rewarded for completing the game on any Professional difficulty. Difficulty's are divided in two groups: Enhanced ...
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Single Player Only achievements

I have recently acquired Lego Harry Potter 1-4 and was browsing the achievements when I noticed that a lot of them say Single Player Only (Xbox Achievements) Searching the web for what this means ...
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Where are all the chickens?

The Urban Battlefield Fractal in Guild Wars 2 has an ancillary achievement: Slay All the Chickens in the city. Because Kitties hate chickens, I assume. But I'm going to be a little distracted dodging ...
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Can you change the difficulty during strikeforce missions and still get the achievements?

Okay so I'm playing the game on veteran to get the achievements, I was wondering if you can lower the difficulty on strikeforce missions and change it to veteran when nearly finished. So I can still ...
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Which strands in Splice are potential Angelics?

In Splice, some strands are considered "Potential Angelics", and can be solved in fewer than the alloted moves. Not all strands can be Angelic, however, and as far as I can see, the only way to tell ...
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What counts as “using only missiles” for the second Rock Cruiser achievement?

I am trying to get the second achievement for the rock cruiser "Destroy an enemy ship with a defense drone using only missiles." Can I get this achievement if I also use an Ion weapon? The text ...
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How do I get the Midnight Launch achievement?

The description for the achievement Midnight Launch is In mission 2, get significant air in the warthog at midnight. Is "midnight" supposed to refer to a location in the level, or do I actually ...
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Where are all the terminals?

Where are all of the terminals for the "Terminus" achievement? How many are there, and where are they located? I imagine there is one on each level like in other games.
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Wolves for Lambs Trophy

What counts as an "additional map" for the Wolves for Lambs trophy? Complete a Wolfpack multiplayer session on any of the additional maps.
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Is the Bloodstained Letter bugged?

There are, at the time of this question, 209 threads on Battle.net concerning the Bloodstained Letter lore item needed to complete the Primary Sources achievement. My primary character, a barbarian ...
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One for All Trophy

Which characters count as "additional" towards the One for All Trophy trophy? With any of the additional characters, perform 20 ‘Revive’ actions.
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How do I earn the “An Extraordinary Man” achievement?

The "An Extraordinary Man" achievement requires you complete the Homestead challenge "Encyclopedia of the Common Man." I can't figure out how to do it though. The instructions that briefly came up ...
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PSN Avoiding DLC Region Locking Processes confirmation

From my research, while PS3/PSP/PSV hard copy games (not downloaded from the store) aren't region locked their DLC is locked to the store of the region the game come from, example, Hyperdimension ...
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What is the strongest build to beat SPAZ on insane? [closed]

I plan on playing SPAZ on insane for several achievements (Beat on insane + Single Minded) and I wonder if there is some uber power build that is slightly OP and what the important ships are to unlock ...
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Do “Bodies Found” Count Against Ghosting?

Does anyone know if an enemy discovering the body of one of his sleeping comrades counts against you for a "Ghost" run? i.e. Not if they get any bolts in the 'detected' meter over their head, but if ...
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Do White Bolts NOT Count as Being Detected?

Can anyone confirm, for sure, that having an enemy get just the 'white bolts' over their head does NOT count as being detected (for the "Ghost" achievement)? I've read places where people say that, ...
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Do Xbox Live Indie games not have achievements?

I was getting started on an Xbox Live Arcade Indie Game (Penny Arcade's On the Rain-slick Precipice of Darkness Episode 3), and I went to check out the Achievements. But I couldn't find Achievements ...
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Where do I find the talk “Victory” for the “Everybody Loves Shen” Achievement? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When can I get Covetous Shen’s conversations for the Everybody Loves Shen achievement? How to find the conversation “Victory” needed for the “Everyone Loves Shen” ...
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Will Blink 2 (II) prevent me from getting the achievement Mostly Flesh and Steel?

Mostly Flesh and Steel Finish the game without purchasing any supernatural powers or enhancements, besides Blink I've just finished the game without purchasing anything besides Blink and ...
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Does the quest for beating Ore Chasm count towards the “Did it all” achievement?

Title says it all and I think there is no further text required.
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How to find the conversation “Victory” needed for the “Everyone Loves Shen” achievement (added in Patch 1.0.5)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When can I get Covetous Shen’s conversations for the Everybody Loves Shen achievement? As of patch 1.0.5, this answer is not completely consistent with the list I see in ...
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How many persuade opportunities are in Klurikon?

After finishing all side and main quests on the western continent I'm finally in Klurikon. To get the "A Wink and a Smile" trophy I have to succeed at 50 persuation attempts. Unfortunately I don't ...
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Do I have to earn the Art Dealer achievement in a single playthrough?

I've just finished the (great) game, and I think I only missed two of the Sokolov paintings. I'm also pretty sure to know the chapter where I missed them; can I simply reload this chapter and collect ...
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Are the location based achievements in BL2 bugged?

I've finished my first playthrough and I'm pretty sure i went through all areas in the game, but i can't seem to get the location based achievements like: Urban Explorer Arctic Explorer Blight ...
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Will killing animals ruin achievements?

Can I kill animals, such as the dogs, and still get the achievements? I'm looking at one achievement that says I can kill "no one". I'm not sure if that includes the animals or not.
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What can I do with Xbox Gold?

When I unlock achievements on Xbox LIVE, I get rewarded with Gold. Here is an example of Gold giving achievements in Wordament worth 10-20G: Collectively, from different games, they accumulate on ...
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How does one obtain these achievements in Black Mesa: Source?

Taken from enter link description here Quantum Capacitance: Overcharge it anyway. Remote Detonation: Kill a Barnacle with a Satchel. Unified Coupling Theorum: Help the Barnacle and ...
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What are the various enemy types in Guild Wars 2?

There is a daily achievement called Daily Kill Variety. I'm curious if there is a list anywhere of what the different enemy types are and what enemies belong to each type. Today I killed a Ram, a ...
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What are the hidden achievements in XCOM: Enemy Unknown?

Steam lists the game as having 60 achievements, but only ~38 actually show up in the achievement list to start with. What "secret" achievements are there, and what are the requirements to unlock ...
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Do the side missions stack between playthroughs?

I am after the Did at all achievement which states complete all side missions. I have completed all the side missions apart from killing terramorphous. I am level 34 and not strong enough to take on ...
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On what is the Directness badge based in Anomaly Warzone Earth?

I've just finished level 3 in Anomaly Warzone Earth using the (by my knowledge) shortest path available. Unfortunately I still didn't get a golden Directness badge, but only silver. Is there any ...
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What do I need to do for the 'Polyformic Acid Science' achievement?

I only need one final achievement for the Parndarian Dungeon Hero achievement, and that achievement is Polyformic Acid Science: Defeat bosses around Pandaria while under the effects of Polyformic ...
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How do I complete the 'Attention to Detail' achievement?

There is an achievement for Scholomance Heroic called 'Attention to Detail' Attention to Detail Defeat Jandice Barov without ever eliminating a false image in Scholomance on Heroic ...
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What are the birthday rewards for Xbox Live's “MyAchievements” promotion?

This week, Xbox Live released their promotion thing that turns achievement points into direct benefits per tier. Each tier says you get a "A Special Gift* during your birthday month." Does anyone have ...
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Can I update offline earned Xbox360 achievements to Live without recovering my gamertag? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I recover my offline lost achievements and saved games? About 4 years ago I connected to Xbox Live for the first time. I attained around 4000G before my family ...
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Where can I catch each of the fish required to earn the 'Pandarian Angler' achievement?

On the island of Pandaria, there is a variety of aquatic life forms and an achievement to capture them all. These fish are used in a variety of recipes for cooking and other things, in addition to ...
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Is it possible to achieve Conscentious Objector as a solo player?

The Conscientious Objector achievement is earned by playing from Home Castle to Barbarian Boss without attacking any enemies. Considering that you can't advance each battle until all enemies are ...
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How do I complete the achievement 'Ling-Ting's Herbal Journey'?

How do I complete the achievement 'Ling-Ting's Herbal Journey'? Ling-Ting's Herbal Journey Collect all 30 Golden Hoplings hidden around the Stormstout Brewery on any difficulty.
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Quarrelsome Quilen Quintet?

What is the location of all of the Jade Quilen in the Mogu'Shan instance for the Quarrelsome Quilen Quintet achievement? Quarrelsome Quilen Quintet Collect all the Jade Quilen located ...
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What achievements/challenges are missable?

I found (annoyingly) that the "Up High, Down Low" challenge for giving Claptrap a high-five is one time only. Before I miss any one-chance challenges later in the game, what other ...
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How did I get the “What does it mean?” achievement?

I was in The Highlands and just got the "What does it mean?" achievement. Followed by Handsome Jack hilariously reenacting the popular "Double Rainbow" viral video in a monologue. I have NO idea what ...
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Black Mesa achievements

What are the achievements in the new Half-Life 2 mod Black Mesa?
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Giving Claptrap a high five

How do I give Claptrap a high five for the "Up High, Down Low" achievement? I found Claptrap in Sanctuary after Roland's house and it had a "high five" dialogue option after I finished its mission, ...
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Where is Donkey Mong?

Where does Donkey Mong spawn for the "Definitely an Italian Plumber" achievement?
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Where is Michael Mamaril?

In tribute to a Borderlands fan by the real name of Michael Mamaril who died from cancer at a young age, Gearbox immortalized him as an NPC vault hunter who offers you guns to help you out (source). ...