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How do I get the “Ethically Questionable” achievement in Black Mesa?

I've almost completed Chapter 3 "Unforeseen Consequences" and haven't seen anything which looks like it could be related to this achievement. What do I need to do in order to unlock this achievement?
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What's the easiest way to gain the Master of Patience achievement?

One of the Federation Cruiser's ship-specific achievements is Master of Patience: Use only the Artillery Beam to destroy an enemy ship while taking no hull damage. What is the ...
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How do I view the achievements for a particular ship while in game?

Sometimes I forget what the exact achievements are to unlock different ship layouts while playing, but I can't seem to figure out how to view them again without quitting the current game. How can I ...
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Completing the Star Player challenge

I've had a few matches recently (Sabotage) recently where I ended with a greater than 5:1 Kill/Death ratio. The Star Player challenge is unlocked, but neither match completed it. The actual numbers ...
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Show progress of achievements post 5.0.4?

So now that we've got account-wide achievements for all the characters, you can seemingly no longer toggle the convenient achievement tracker with the progress bar on your characters anymore. Though ...
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Will loading a level from the title screen mess up achievements/endings?

Here's my problem; I'm in the Trolley Combat section of Chapter 4. I am just past the part where you see the Panzer for the first time and then there are a ton of people on the left shooting at me. ...
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How do I get the “Experience without Dying” portion of the monthly achievement?

For experience without dying, what counts as dying? If I'm downed, but rally myself, does that reset the counter? What if I die completely, but someone else revives me before I return to a waypoint? ...
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Do the new ribbons (Gun Master, Tank Superiority, and Domination) count toward Decorated?

I haven't yet unlocked the "Decorated" achievement for Battlefield 3 on the Xbox 360. Description: Obtain one of each ribbon in the game This achievement was part of the original game. The ...
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Are there achievements for the Hearthfire DLC?

I just saw that the Hearthfire DLC for Skyrim came out today exclusively for the Xbox 360. It looks like it will only be available for 30 days before it gets pulled from the Live Marketplace. I want ...
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Out of 25 Steam achievements, I can fulfill only 20 in Duels of the Planeswalker 2013. How can I get the rest?

Regarding Duels of the Planeswalker 2013, I see 25 achievements in Steam. I completed 20 of them, but I can't complete any of the five following though I met the requirements for some. Here's the ...
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Which search parameters do I need to get the 'Conspiracy Theorist' achievement?

I'm early on in the Mass Effect 3 DLC 'Leviathan' and I have been asked to search a lab. I have found all of the clues and I'm trying to get the achievement 'Conspiracy Theorist': Conspiracy ...
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How can I recover my offline lost achievements and saved games?

Some years ago I logged in XBox Live for first time in my XBox, for some reasons I stopped using it in Live and only played offline. One day I recovered my gamertag in a friend's console, but that was ...
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Daily kill variety. How to tell?

Is there any way to know what type of monsters have I already slain for the daily kill variety achievment? I randomly kill mobs untill I have it completed (10 different type of creatures), but some ...
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Do I have to complete all weapon upgrades in one playthrough to get Man-At-Arms?

I'm still on my first playthrough of Bastion. If I want the Man-at-arms achievement, can I finish it up at leisure in New Game+ or do I have to upgrade every weapon before I go in for the final ...
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How can I get the Abusive Jerk achievement?

I'm being too nice to *Hyun-ae, dammit! I can't figure out how to be an abusive jerk to her. What's the trick here?
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Where are “10 Days of Swampy” and “Hearts and Crafts”?

Two of the achievments in Where's My Water? are for "tri-ducking" "10 Days of Swampy" and "Hearts and Crafts". I have searched and searched in the game and can't find these worlds anywhere. Where ...
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Does an accidental enemy death count as a kill against the PEACE WALKER achievement?

Does an accidental enemy death count as a kill? Specifically, if I tranq an enemy then he dies as a result of the action of another party (someone else shaking the bridge or an animal or something ...
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Where is the Purple Tootfish?

The "Can of Worms" achievement requires that you "Find the Purple Tootfish". There are a lot of different scenes in this game, and I've yet to find it or any sign of it. In one level there are a ...
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I can't get the Knight's Honor trophy

Knight's Honor trophy will not come up. I've looked all over the net and I have all the weapons. Can someone give me the full list of what they are, please? I need to know if the trophy is glitched or ...
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Is it possible to complete “Pieces of the Past” after killing everyone in Dawnstar?

I am playing through Skyrim on the Xbox 360 and have 49/50 achievements competed. Earlier in the game, to gather a 1000 gold bounty in every city, I went into Dawnstar and slaughtered the first few ...
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Did I forfeit 'Foxiest of the Hounds' if hacking a turret set an alarm off?

I'm on my first non-Pacifist stealth play trying for the Foxiest of the Hounds achievement. I'm inside the legendary FEMA encampment and I made to that one room where there are like 5 guards in a row ...
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How many vitrified doors are there in Portal 2?

I'm trying to get the Door Prize achievement in Portal 2, by investigating vitrified doors. I don't want spoilers to their locations or areas, but I would appreciate knowing How many vitrified ...
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What is the easiest way to find a Juanito in Tropico 4?

I would like to find a Juanito (someone named Juanito) in Tropico 4, what is the easiest way to do so? I am trying to go through the list of all tropico born citizens, but it is just takes too long, ...
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How to get the “offline mode” log entry in Anno 2070?

In Anno 2070, you can collect "log entries", small hints and tips for new players. I know one exists for "offline mode", but I am unable to get it (I tried playing offline for a bit, but didn't get ...
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What is the full list of log entries in Anno 2070?

In Anno 2070, you can collect "log entries", small hints and tips for new players. When you have collected all of them, you get a secret achievement "Training Completed". However, I cannot find a ...
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How do you get the “Discriminating Buyer” achievement in CoD MW3

A friend and I are trying to get the "Discriminating Buyer" achievement that is available with the DLC pack that include the "Special Delivery" Spec Op. The achievement text says: Use exactly one ...
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Cannot get Shen's “God or Man” conversation

Having troubles getting the "God or Man" conversation from Covetous Shen, our beloved jeweler. Other post on this site (like ALL other sites of the internet) state the conversation should appear ...
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How can I melt your face?

In Borderlands there is an in-game trophy system. The very first trophy is titled 12 Days of Pandora and involves killing lots of things in many different specific ways. One of these ways is ...
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Is it possible to unlock achievements multiple times on your Windows Live account if you have multiple copies of the game?

I have two copies of Batman Arkham Aslyum. A windows live version I bought from WalMart, and a steam version. I've already unlocked all of the achievements with the version I bought from WalMart, but ...
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Is it possible to get every achievement in Diablo III?

I noticed that each of the class achievements require you to get to level 60 with two separate characters of the same class, but you only get 9 character slots. Does that mean it's not possible to get ...
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What's the best way to earn “Demolition Man” trophy?

I'm replaying through Battlefield: Bad Company 2 on my PS3 at the moment and want to unlock the last trophies I missed during my first playthroughs (mostly MP trophies). I've got one trophy which ...
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Can I transfer my achievements along with my save?

A few days ago I went to a friend's house for a sleepover and he let me play Skyrim. I made a lot of progress. He sent me my saved game via email because I'm buying Skyrim. When I load my saved game, ...
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Why does Condemned only have 970 unlockable achievement points? [closed]

I just finished playing through the first Condemned game on the Xbox 360 and was hoping to go back and max out the achievements. I noticed that for some reason it only has a total of 970 points rather ...
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Is unlocking all the items enough for the Golden God achievement?

Is Golden God unlocked by unlocking every non-DLC item, or do you need to also find and pick them up?
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Which achievements are disabled when changing difficulties mid-game?

When trying to change the difficulty during a game a warning is shown that "some achievements will not be unlocked". Which achievements are affected by a difficulty change?
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Are Tacos Delicious? What happens if I eat 7,460 of them?

Satan gave me a taco once. It made me mighty sick. So naturally, I was suspicious when I met a rather terrifyingly friendly demon-looking-creature in the markets of London who was all too happy to ...
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Where to find the wandering tinker's diary? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where are the Act 1 lore books? For the quick study achievement you need to read the Wandering tinker's diary, but I have been unable to find it anywhere. Any tips ...
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How to get the “Nyuck, Nyuck, Nyuck” achievement?

For the "Nyuck, Nyuck, Nyuck" achievement, you need to kill all three monks in the Drowned Temple "with one blow". So if one of the three goes down first, it fails, and you need to replay the entire ...
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How do you get Freedom Fighter accomplishment in Mass Effect 3?

I am playing through Mass Effect 3 again now that the Extended Cut DLC has come out, and trying to clean up the few missing achievements I have. One of the ones I'm missing is Freedom Fighter - ...
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Does killing Brent Radford fail the Pacifist achievement?

I am doing the side quest "Acquaintances Forgotten", where I have come across an individual named Brent Radford who is severely injured after being beaten by some guys who're after information on you. ...
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How do I get 'The Throwdown' achievement in Deus Ex Human Revolution?

The Throwdown is an unlisted achievement that doesn't show in the Steam achievement list until you have completed it which involves getting William "Bill" Taggart to reveal the location of his ...
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How do you open the door to Mr. Burke's office without being detected?

I am currently doing a Factory 0 playthrough of "The Missing Link" and I need to get into Mr. Burke's Office. Now when I get there, there is a camera pointing at the door and one guard. I am unable ...
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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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How to get the “no man left behind” achievement

Just did the Act III quest with the catapults, all recruits stayed alive, but didn't get the achievment. What is needed to get it?
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Got all sorceries, but didn't win the Trophy

Here's some other information I can add: In this playthrough I used the Bottomless Box trick; I won the Pyromancies Trophy without having all pyromancies with this char. I have all sorceries from ...
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Why doesn't Blowin' in the Wind's count update?

Why doesn't the achievement Blowin' in the wind update? I keep breaking objects with Whirlwind but alas nothing happens on the count. Could the objects be specific or is it only updated once or ...
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Are there any PS3 Trophies for Soul Calibur IV?

I saw that there are PS3 trophies for Soul Calibur V, but I would like to know if there are any for IV, and if so, what are they?
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“Hotdogging” achievement, what are the parameters?

The achievement in question is to summon 3 zombie dogs at once, without using the summon zombie dog skill. I tried using "Circle of Life", which took a while, but when I finally got 3 dogs, no ...
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Awarded level 10 blacksmith achievement but I didn't raise it?

I just got the level 10 achievement for my blacksmith while I was playing on my HC character, on Rakkis Crossing. The even weirder thing is that my HC blacksmith is level 1, my softcore blacksmith is ...
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“Crop Dusting” Achievement as a melee class?

The achievement in question involves killing Ghom, Lord of Gluttony (in act III) without getting hit by his gas attack. Ghom uses this area of effect gas attack in melee a lot, and I don't seem to ...