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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Can achievement progress be displayed in the HUD, like in Team Fortress 2?

In Team Fortress 2 (another Valve-created Source Engine game), there's a menu in-game to display the achievements one has earned. There is also a function to display specific achievements on the HUD. ...
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How do I get the achievement “A new you.” in the Elder Scrolls 5 Skyrim?

When I was in the achievements looking for Skyrim's Dawnguard DLC achievements, I noticed there is an achievement called, "A new you" and the description is to change your face. It appears on the ...
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Future Retro Achievement does not activate

I played the Red Menace game in Vault 111 and the Grognak game on my PipBoy, but didn't get the achievement, is there any way to get the achievement if it's not giving it to me now? I've attempted to ...
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Can I obtain missed story achievements in Heart of the Swarm without starting a new campaign?

As I was playing "StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm" my internet went offline at a certain point and I missed the "Fashion Statement" achievement. I did what was necessary to gain it but since I was ...
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Is there a way to see all Steam achievements in one account? [duplicate]

I want to check which of my games need the least achievements to achieve a perfect status. The only way to see the game stats that I know of is to go to the games list from a player profile but that'...
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Are the requirements for the Treasure Raider achievement limited to one save/playthrough?

Whilst playing through Far Cry: Instincts Predator I have been collecting the secret vials for the Treasure Raider achievement. I noticed that when you die and then reload a checkpoint the vial ...
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Did I miss the Institute quests?

I think I might have missed the Institute quests when I didn't agree to help her. Can I go back to the location and get it? If so where is the location? Please help as I believe I need these for PS4 ...
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How to get the Kifflom achievement

I have tried google and could not find where to start it. Where do I find the path to enlightenment? What is it? How do I complete it? Is it online or single-player?
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Does modding or using console commands disable Steam achievements for Fallout 4?

Fallout 4 mods are starting to pour in over at Nexus Mods. If I install a mod or enter a console command, will Steam achievements for the game be disabled?
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How do I achieve the 'Bullseye' achievement in Jetpack Joyride?

I cannot seem to get the Bullseye achievement in Jetpack Joyride
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Is it possible to achieve 100% steam achievements without spending money?

Do I need any additional content packs or DLCs which are not part of the F2P part of Path of Exile to achieve 100% Steam achievements?
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DCUO Trophies on the PS3 for free players

When DCUO was part of Sony trophies did not pop for free players. But now that DCUO is owned by daybreak, do the trophies pop? I heard once that Sony does not allow trophies for free to play games, ...
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What are all the achievements in WWF?

I have accomplished 22 of the 23 achievements in the game of Words With Friends. What are all the achievements and their requirements?
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What does the “Minecraft” Achievement button do?

I am playing Minecraft 1.7.2 with OptiFine and ShadersMod On the achievement box I saw this button. What is purpose of this button? When I click the button only the 'button click' sound plays.
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Easier way to earn the 'Clubber' Achievement for Party Hard?

There is an achievement for Party Hard which requires you to launch the game 100 times: Normally I'd probably just earn this from regular gameplay, but having completed the game, the bonus content ...
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How can I tumble at 30m in Ski Safari 2?

One of the achievements in the Twisted Canyon stage in Ski Safari 2 is "Tumble at 30m" and I've not been able to crack it. What's the trick? I've tried crashing right before the edge of a steep cliff ...
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What counts as a trap for the Party Hard achievement 'Engineer'?

I'm trying to earn 'Engineer', which is to pass a level 3 times without using traps: However, despite not activating a trap, I haven't made any progress in this achievement. The only reason I can ...
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“Watch Your Step” isn't working

I have been hit by dart traps hundreds of times since 1.3, not to mention boulder and bomb traps. They were naturally generated, and on separate worlds and characters. I have had no problem getting ...
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Unlocking Characters in Mario Kart 8

It seems that I unlock a character each time I win a gold cup that I didn't have before. For example, if I win the leaf cup in 150ccm for the first time, I get a new character, but if I win it in ...
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How do you get to 1000 before 666 of Earth investments?

In looking at the list of achievements for adventure-capitalist I see that more people have gotten Grand Standing! than have Ominous... yet everybody that has Grand Standing! should already have ...
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How to expose Lord Regents crimes?

There's an achievement that asks you to expose Lord Regents crimes. How do you do this? Political Suicide Expose the Lord Regent's crimes and bring about his arrest
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How to achieve the 'Diplomatic Immunity' achievement?

"While using the Federation Cruiser, use your crew in 4 special blue event choices by sector 5." What's 'special blue event choices'? Any tips / guidance regarding this achievement? like - best ...
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Does an asteroid field event affects the 'Tactical Approach' achievement?

While trying to achieve the 'Tactical Approach' achievement, I've encountered with the below event (see picture). Scans reveal a large asteroid field nearby. Short-range scanners may discover ...
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How can I get the 'Bird of Prey' achievement?

"Destroy a ship at full health during a single cloak in the Stealth Cruiser." Using a 'Stealth Cruiser', full hull integrity at the end of the battle, just killed a ship in 2 rounds of lasers and ...
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How to achieve the 'tactical approach' achievement (Type A)?

"In the Stealth Cruiser, get to sector 8 without jumping to a beacon with an environmental danger." What's the game definition of 'environmental danger'? Any advise/tip on how to achieve it?
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Is there a way to reset steam achievements or farm steam trading cards?

Is there currently any viable method in which to reset one's steam achievements? In this case, for a game like Terraria? Is there a way to "farm" steam trading cards? And what are its mechanics?
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How can I see achievements while playing?

Is there a way to see the game achievements after a new game started?
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How can I reset achievements in Starcraft II?

I started a new campaign, but the game is still listing all the achievements as being completed. I'd like to try them again (and have the game keep track of which ones I've done). This is the only ...
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Let's Learn Big Numbers achievement not unlocking

I've got 62 Decillion on hand, and the game calls me a decillionaire, but the Steam Achievement hasn't unlocked. Am I doing something wrong?
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How to overcome RNG and finally have the last 2 coins?

Coin Crypt - I'm struggling to finish to 100% Basically I won the game with every character and beat every boss (peak and forge) I earned every single achievement except the one that need everyone ...
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How can I tell if a mod will disable Steam Achievements?

I recently came to the knowledge that having mods enabled for a game results in gaining no Steam achievements (Wish I knew this earlier..spent so many hours already). However I was wondering if this ...
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What's the optimal racetrack to use for the Rocket Manski achievement?

The description for the Rocket Manski achievement reads as so: You've driven faster than a Russian torpedo, which incidentally is 230 mph (370 km/h). I have yet to find a race track that lets me ...
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Walked the Path trophy on New Game+?

I completed The Witcher 3 on "Blood and Broken Bones" difficulty and want to try for "Death March" using my current gear (thankfully NG+ came along). Am I still eligible for the trophy for completing ...
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Strategies on obtaining the Dizzy Yet achievement

In Turbo Dismount, the description for the Dizzy Yet? achievement reads: Pull ten somersaults in a single dismount. I have not been able to figure out how to do so. Are there any strategies for ...
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How do you unlock the “Drift King” achievement in Rocket League?

The achievement description states that you have to: Perform a 180 powerslide with both the Cristiano and Spinner Wheels I played a few games with each, and made sure to powerslide a lot. I tried ...
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How to get the “Call me Mr. Pig” achievement?

The description reads "Make the Razor Boars trample and kill 20 enemies." By replaying both the campaign and iron mode over 10 times, using not upgraded barracks behind mage and archer towers ahead of ...
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How can I transfer trophies from the same game between consoles?

I had earned the platinum trophy for Borderlands 2 on my PS4, and I have the same game for the PlayStation Vita. How can I transfer my data so the platinum trophy will pop on the Vita, as well?
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Is the Connoisseur achievement broken?

The criteria for the Connoisseur achievement in Turbo Dismount is this: Try everything once. I could have sworn I did. I've gotten rid of the exclamation marks on each vehicle, character and default ...
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Cannot obtain completed achievements after switching from offline to online

I've been playing Poker Night 2 in offline mode for two days now, and have carried out the criteria needed to unlock some of the achievements, including a bounty item. Unfortunately, the achievements ...
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How is the “all social link completion” trophy flagged?

Does the persona 4 trophy for all social link completion flag from the items they give you (which carry over to new game+) or from actually hitting rank 10? What I mean is, on a second playthrough, ...
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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 “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 to ...
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What are all the items you get from achievements?

I am going to buy some stuff for a premium account. However, I do not want to buy an item that is possible to get through achievements because then that is a waste of money. What are all the items ...
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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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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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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 recently)...
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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 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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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 ...