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How to make Steam not count some games towards “Avg. Game Completion Rate”?

In Steam, some of the Showcases show the Avg. Game Completion Rate. This takes into account the percentage of achievements you have in average of all your games. Is there any way to make it not ...
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In Alien: Isolation, can save-reload help with achievements?

There are five achievements in Alien: Isolation relating to not doing certain things: Mercy or Prudence? Completed the game without killing any humans Just out of Reach Contacted your ...
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Will skipping a quest prevent me from getting an achievement?

In Knightmare Tower for iOS, you have the ability to skip/bypass a quest by paying gold coins. If I skip a quest by paying for it, will that not allow me to get the Conqueror achievement, which is ...
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Is there a way to track total mission playtime?

Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty has an achievement to complete the campaign on Normal in under 8 hours. I've already seen this question: How do I earn SC2's "Hurry up, it's raid night" ...
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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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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 ...
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Can I get the “Diamonds to you!” achievement in singleplayer?

How can one get the "Diamonds to you!" achievement in singleplayer? The achievement list cannot be completed without it. Perhaps it can be possible by passing a diamond to a zombie?
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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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Is there any cross-platform gaming profile system? [closed]

I am using several platforms (XBox One, XBox 360, Playstation 4, Mac, PC [Origin, Steam], ...) for gaming. On all of these platforms I have an individual ID which tracks my achievements and progress. ...
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What build orders work for the Training Day Achievment?

What are the various build order's I can give that will allow me to complete this achievement? Train 10 Marines during the first 320 seconds of a single Melee game
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How do you get the “There's an app for that” achievement?

How do you get the "There's an app for that" achievement on Surgeon Simulator Touch? The achievement description says: Get all the apps on the izac But the game keeps telling me insufficient ...
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How to unlock the achievements related to hidden areas in Portal 2?

Portal 2 features a number of achievements that are related to "hidden" areas: Door Prize Final Transmission Ship Overboard Portrait of a Lady Party of Three How can I unlock them?
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Why do some games allow offline Steam achievements?

I know of another question where it is asked if you can get Steam achievements offline. The accepted answer to that was no. But I do earn achievements for some Steam games while playing in offline ...
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What are all of Batman's combat moves in Batman: Arkham Asylum?

The Freeflow Perfection trophy/achievement in Batman: Arkham Asylum requires you to use all of Batman's combat moves in one freeflow combination. What are all these moves? What controller buttons ...
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How to get “Oh, That's How You Do It” achievement?

Now I've gone through my share of Payday 2 achievements. However,there are still a few achievements which have got me stumped. In this case, it's the "Oh, That’s How You Do It". Essentially, you have ...
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How far do I need to sticky-jump for the 'Highland Fling' achievement?

I've been trying to earn the achievement 'Highland Fling' by sticky-jumping as far as I can, however the description is a little vague as to how far I need to travel: So how far exactly do I need ...
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Google Play Achievements List / Gamerscore

I've been trying to find a list of my combined Google achievements. I know I can see a list of the ones I have within each game but I'm wondering if it is possible to see a list of all my ...
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Why won't my PS4 give me my trophy?

I was playing Assassins Creed 4 when PSN logged me off but I kept playing and defeated all the legendary ships which is supposed to give you a trophy and I got no trophy. So I signed back in but still ...
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How can I clear Steam achievements for Portal 2?

My brother has played Portal 2 on my account and got a decent chunk of the achievements without specifically trying for them. Shamefully, I haven't yet played it, but I want to of course. I really ...
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What's the best way to get the “Rampage!” achievement?

Taken from the CS:GO Wiki: Rampage! Win an Arms Race match without dying. As it currently stands, this achievement is almost unbeatable for me to get. By the time I get to be about ...
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Wolfenstein: New Order Uber Hero Trophy - can I start from Chapter Select?

I'm going for Platinum in Wolfenstein: The New Order. All that's left is the Uber Hero trophy (beat the game on Uber). Can I start my run through the chapter select menu, thereby keeping all the ...
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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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Will I receive achievements for Steam games when using mods? [duplicate]

I know that using console commands will disable steam achievements in some games. Will using mods in e.g. Fallout new Vegas disable achievements as well?
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Is there a way to see what games contribute to my Avg. Completion Rate?

My average completion rate is kinda low, and I wanted to get it a little bit higher. The thing is, I have no idea what games are contributing to my average percentage (minus a few I've played ...
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Achievements during warmup

In CS:GO, can I work towards achievements like "X kills with weapon Y" during warmup in competitive mode?
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Unlocking “The End” (achievement)

After hearing that Super Meat Boy is finally available for Linux via Steam I've gone back to playing it and imported my already existing save game into Steam by moving it to the steamapps folder. Now ...
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Do book drops happen in Adventure mode?

Trying to pick up some achievements such as book drops, aside from some "same location different time" book drops, such as leah's diaries is it possible to find the books in adventure mode?
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Xbox One vs. Xbox 360 Achievements

So I recently bought an Xbox One after owning a Xbox 360 for quite a while. I recently also took up achievement hunting before my Xbox One. I liked the nice little square of an achievement on the 360. ...
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Room Designations and the “Home Sweet Home” Achievement

In Fallout Shelter, there is an achievement ("Home Sweet Home") for "Build 1 of every room type". Unfortunately, the game does not provide any more details about what is required. What I have noticed ...
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Can I see the precise breakdown of the achievements' percentage obtained in Steam?

When viewing achievements on Steam it shows a percentage number for each achievement, which is the number of players that have unlocked that particular achievement. Is there any way to view the ...
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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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I've completed all levels but Achievements say I have not

I've tried just replaying the final battles again but I'm not getting credit for the achievement. Is there anything I can do?
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How many achievements are there in Diablo 3?

Simple question, how many achievements are there in total, including the unlocked ones and the Feats of Strength?
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Where are the achievements in Mass Effect 3?

I'm pretty new with Origin so forgive me if this is obvious. I'm playing Mass Effect 3 and I'm trying to see what the achievements are. Problem is: I can't find an "Achievements" menu item in-game, ...
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How do you not smash the laboratory wall? [duplicate]

Is it possible to not smash the laboratory wall for the achievement Another Way In? Another Way In Start a game without breaking the laboratory wall.
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Are Dead Island's achievements counted across playthroughs and play modes?

I want to know if the achievements can be acquired across multiplayer playthroughs/characters and through singleplayer and co-op. I'm mostly wondering because the achievement Busy, busy, busy says ...
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Do console commands affect Steam achievements?

I've painted myself into a corner and am forced to choose between abandoning a couple hours' progress or cheating my way out of it. Unfortunately, I can't find hard data on if/how the use of console ...
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Do mods or console use disable achievements for Fallout:New Vegas?

I've heard mixed information on this and I'd like to get a straight answer, for two reasons: The widely reported Quicksave/Autosave bug is annoying and, quite frankly, has terrified me into ...
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How do I complete the With Friends Like These achievement?

The challenge achievement With Friends Like These requires you to "Kill 30 enemies from the death explosion of a single Grotesque, Harvester, Horror, Aomination, Bile Crawler, or Spine Lasher." ...
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How can I find out the rarest Steam achievement?

Having completed the most difficult achievements for a couple of games, I started wondering how difficult the worst achievements can be. One well-defined measure for difficulty of an achievement is ...
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Is there any way to re-obtain deleted achievement items?

A few months ago, I finally made my first purchase in TF2 and my backpack expanded accordingly. However, during my years as a F2P, I accumulated a large number of achievement items. Since I only had ...
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Are there more than two endings for Highrise Heroes?

I've reached the end of Highrise Heroes, a word-building game kind of like Bookworm, but (usually) limited by turns rather than time, meaning you can be more deliberate. The game sports a choice ...
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how is it possible to get killed by the green slime?

In the full release of CotN, there is an achievement where you have to get killed by a green slime. This mob doesn't move. despite his non-null attack value , he can't possibly harm the player, ...
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How do I earn the “I am a genius!” Achievement?

I recently bought Surgeon Simulator from the App Store and there are a list of achievements you can earn. I was scrolling through the achievements and I happen to see an achievement where you have to ...
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1 trophy away from platinum

I know it's very unlikely but I have 1 trophy left on WWE 2K15 on the Playstation 3 but the console doesn't play discs anymore (only downloaded games). Is there any way at all, not involving a PC off ...
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Rules for “I'm Not Dead Yet!” trophy

I have been trying to get this MK trophy for a while now I've seen a lot of forums discussing how to get it but the conditions are never clearly stated... How exactly do I get this trophy? I have ...
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How can the Full Arsenal achievement in FTL be achieved?

The Full Arsenal achievement in FTL says you need 11 systems installed on a Kestral at one time. So what counts as a system to do this? Augmentations? Weapons? Drones? Those seem to add to only nine ...
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Where is the highest point in Panau?

I need to get the achievement 'Top of the World'. Where is the highest point in Panau?
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Progress for individual achievements in Steam?

Is it possible to see progress for individual achievements in Steam? For example in Skyrim, there's the achievement "Delver" (clear 50 dungeons), and we're wondering what number we're at.
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What do the Xbox 360 achievement points (or “gamerscore”) do?

So, I have been playing Xbox 360 for a while now, and have collected quite a few points towards my Gamerscore. It seems like each player has their own points, and they are cumulative across all games. ...