Questions tagged [achievements]

Badges, medals, trophies, records, distinctions, skill points or achievements, they provide players milestones to work towards, goals to complete, and can instill a sense of accomplishment for completing them. Use this tag if your question is about earning a particular achievement.

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What does the “Attempts” count on the Trophy screen mean?

The icons represent the level difficulty for that Trophy but I can't get what the "Attempts" count does represent. It can't be really counting the times when the player did encounter the boss because ...
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Where is Mother Maiamai?

I've collected all the baby Maiamais. I went back to Zora's domain and Mother Maiamai was not there. I know she's one of the sages. What am I supposed to do in order to find her?
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Using multiple accounts to earn achievements on Steam

I'm sort of an achievement hunter who plays mostly singleplayer games (with a few exceptions such as Team Fortress 2) and games that have an optional multiplayer mode. In the latter, there often are ...
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Which are the exact requirements for the “Destroyer of Worlds” achievement?

The steam description for the achievement is "Move a planet's worth of blocks", which seems fairly vague. Before I start grinding blocks to try to get it, I was wondering if anyone has a more specific ...
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Anno 2070 Expanding Production Areas Log

How do I trigger the "expanding production areas" log on Anno 2070? What is the content of the log and how can I trigger it. I want to trigger it to obtain a secret achievement.
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Is there a bug or a catch with the achievement for landing a combo after time is up in fruit ninja?

So I've had this achievement sitting in my list since forever it seems like. It wants me to land a combo after time is up in zen mode. It's pretty simple, really. I've landed multiple combos after the ...
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What are the requirements to have an acheivement pop?

I'm wondering, in Overwatch, are there some parameters that makes you unable to get achievements? I know that in some games, You can't earn achievements in private games. To know where I can and can ...
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Fallout 3 Trouble on the Homefront trophy isn't unlocking

I finished the Trouble on the Homefront quest but the trophy hasn't unlocked. Is it a glitch? Do I have to finish the quest in a certain way to unlock the trophy? I don't have any DLCs installed.
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What are the exact requirements for The Floor is Lava?

One of the two achievements in Overwatch that are specific to Lucio is called "The Floor is Lava", which requires you to get three killing blows whilst wall riding. Does that mean you simply need to ...
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How to get the “vocal enthusiast” trophy in Dynasty Warriors 8

The trophy says "listen to all of the voice lines within the gallery". I have to unlock all the lines, first. I tried beating every stage in story mode, but I unlocked none of the voices. I beat ...
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Can cards/features be turned off?

Is there a way to turn off or disable the effects of cards? For example after receiving the "Increase Plane's Speed" card the game always starts your plane one notch faster then the normal. I would ...
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Does the “Go outside” achievement keep track of time across machines?

I'm currently in the process of unlocking the "Go outside" achievement in The Stanley Parable (in other words, I haven't touched the game in quite a while). I'm aware there are ways to unlock this ...
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How to unlock victory achievements in Pandora First Contact

In Pandora as in many Steam games are a list of achievements featuring many different things you can do in the game. However, it seems some of them are not always unlocked even when the prerequisites ...
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Is the Groovitron trophy tracked across playthroughs?

There's a trophy in Ratchet and Clank (2016) that requires you to hit every single enemy in the game with the Groovitron, a portable disco ball that forces enemies to dance while you blast them to ...
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What is the maximum distance for Janus's ultimate when attempting to unlock the No Scope award?

In patch 3.9 Janus can now achieve the No Scope award: As Janus hit at least two enemy gods with your ultimate at max distance. Janus's ult appears to travel through the entire map. It casts ...
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What are the secret achievements in Day of the Tentacle?

I have bought the remastered version of Day of the Tentacle (DOTT) via Steam. While I completed the adventure, I have not unlocked all achievements. And, unfortunately, those achievements are secret, ...
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Is there an achievement for getting the basketball in the hoop?

In the warm up area, you are able to hit around a couple of basketballs. I constantly try to get the basketballs in the hoop, but I end up having to start the game before I make any real progress. Is ...
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Hallow most of the world achievement

In Terraria for Xbox One, there is an achievement called "Hallow most of the world." How much of the world do I need to hallow to get this achievement? I want to know because my world is already 23% ...
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How to tell if mods disable achievements?

Some mods affect gameplay, mechanics and balance, whereas some are only aesthetic. How can I tell if a mod disables achievements? Will activating a mod that disables achievements permanently disable ...
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How do I circumnavigate the buggy ECHOs to unlock the “Shadows of the Past” achievement?

In Tom Clancy's The Division, there is an ECHO-related achievement: Shadows of the Past: Activate 63 ECHO scenes. However, many of the ECHOs are buggy, and you can surely expect to run into a ...
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Are there any enemies required for the Death By Disco achievement that can be missed?

Are there any enemies that only appear once that are required the the Death By Disco achievement? For example, this video starts with the Glowing Slug enemies that you see on Veldin in the opening ...
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How can I know the length of my current hacking streak for the Sojourner badge?

I want to progress on the Sojourner badge, but my counter got reset at some point. I have started again, but the only value displayed in the badge is the one of my longest streak. So now, until I ...
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What is the significance of 88.7?

I have just completed Mirror's Edge and I am now going back through to locate all the courier drops. I've noticed that next to a lot of them is some graffiti. Several of the graffiti marks have ...
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Europa Universalis IV Kinslayer Achievement Question

Usually a dynasty question like this would involve PU. But for once it doesn't. I am playing a Ryzan that has manage to grow up to about 500ish total development (Mostly in Crimea/Ruthenia area). I ...
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Which gods and game mode are most suitable for the 20 to 1 achievement?

In Smite there is an achievement for getting 20 kills and 1 death in a single game. Which gods, general strategy and game mode should I use to maximise my chances of obtaining this achievement?
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Which gods are suitable for the Hard Carry achievement?

In Smite there is an achievement for getting 20+ kills in a conquest game type. Which gods and general strategy should I use to maximise my chances of obtaining this achievement?
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Are achievements still available while playing on a prior version on the game?

Can I continue an (old) Ironman game on a prior version and earn achievements ? I was trying a World Conquest with Ottomans and a new patch has been released recently.
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Great Chaos Fireball from Chancellor Wellager

I'm going for the platinum trohpy hopefully prior to DS3 hitting the US next week and I think I'm down to just a handful of spells/hexes/miracles. One of the NPCs sells a spell or two that you would ...
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How to get a 5/5/5 ruler for the achievement named Truly Divine Ruler?

There is an achievement named Truly Divine Ruler. The description is : Get a 5/5/5 Ruler. Considering you can't choose directly your next ruler, is there a way to get this achievement excluding ...
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But how do I get But How?

How can I get the But How? achievement on the Slaughterhouse map? The achievement states In the Slaughterhouse job, get the armoured truck to drop without shooting at the wires on which it is ...
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How does one get “Young Spirits” achievement?

I've finished the game and gotten the Distilled Spirits achievement, but how do I get the Young Spirits achievement?
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Can I unlock any badges on the Stack Exchange network by playing Unikong?

Are there any badges on the Stack Exchange network that are unlocked by playing, or are otherwise related to, Unikong?
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When were achievements, especially their timestamps, introduced to Steam?

I need to know for a project centered around achievements, furthermore the date they were unlocked. I want to mitigate the fact that some achievements before a certain date had no timestamps for ...
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What is a streak of ten?

The Plants vs. Zombies achievement Better Off Dead requires that you Get to a streak of 10 in I, Zombie Endless. What does that mean? I've searched & searched and can find nothing specific. I ...
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1 Year Service on Steam, but no badge earned

It says my steam account is 1-year-old today, but the badge for the years of service isn't showing up. Is it delayed a day or something? Link to my profile: http://steamcommunity.com/id/Undelt
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Will the achievements list refresh?

I've noticed an achievement list with achievements like "Friend in Need" that give me XP and Gems upon completion. If I will complete them, then will the achievement list refresh with new achievements?...
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Hidden achievements in Jetpack Joyride

I have completed all the achievements except the hidden achievements. Can somebody tell me those achievements?
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What is the fastest way to get the Accelerated Production achievement?

The only method I've seen out there uses Animist Awakening in turn 2 (must get 1 land) and in turn 3 (must get 2+ lands). Basically, if you don't get 2x Animist, 1x Fog, a 7-mana creature and/or lands ...
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How do you cure a zombie villager?

There is an achievement in the Xbox 360 of Minecraft for curing a Zombie Villager from its infection. Is there a way to save the poor villager from its infection?
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How do I save a soldier in the Nick of Time?

The achievement "Nick of Time" has the following description: I had it occur to me once, and saved this soldier by killing all hostiles and completing the objective. The achievement did not unlock ...
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How can I rank my games by number of achievements remaining? [duplicate]

I would like to try and get some "perfect" games on Steam - games for which I have collected all the achievements. Obviously, some games have much bigger lists of achievements than others and some ...
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How can I put humanity on Santa's naughty list?

There is an achievement called "On the Naughty List", related to the scenario "Santa's Little Helper" (featuring the Neurax Worm that wants to restore happiness) and that asks me to put the humanity ...
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What are the actual requirements for “Playing the Objective”?

I recently started playing blast for the trophy/achievement "Playing the Objective" that states "Have the most kills in a match of Blast". I have video evidence of a score screen with confirmation, ...
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How can I reset all my TF2 achievements?

So I stopped playing TF2 for a while and would like to start up again. I played a little bit and it doesn't seem as fun without the achievements. How can I reset these? Ive tried reset statistics ...
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How to earn the 'On a rail' achievement in Minecraft? [duplicate]

I started a survival world where I would try to get every achievement possible. I'm currently stuck on the achievement called "on a rail" I have placed 20 stacks of normal/power rail in 1 direction (...
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What are the secret achievements in Bloons td5 on android?

I'm trying to collect the all of the achievements. I just need to know what to do to get the secret achievements.
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Easy way to get the 'They're Not Dolls…' and '…They're Action Figures' achievements

Is there another way, than collecting 20 bobbleheads, to get the achievement 'They're Not Dolls...' and '...They're Action Figures'?
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How can I earn the “…Without Bullets!” achievement?

There is an achievement to Destroy every chaos object in a Military Base without weapons, grenades, or planted explosives. How is this possible? Am I suppose to melee fuel tanks?
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How can I have a season achievement without the corresponding season's journey requirement?

Case in point: Anyone know what's happening here?
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Is using Steam Achievement Manager (SAM) against Steam rules?

First off, I'll give some background on why I'm asking this: I enjoy Steam achievement hunting, so I have no intention of unlocking all achievements. However, there are several games (E.g. Spiral ...