Questions tagged [battleblock-theater]

The Behemoth's fast-paced action platformer with stick-puppet cut scenes and an extravagant, yet chilling theatre setting.

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Can't Connect to Item Server for Battleblock Theater?

When I click play on Battleblock Theater it says: You are not connected to steam item sever, you will not able to unlock or trade items. I just don't know how it work.
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Is it random what prisoner you unlock?

I have played BattleBlock Theater and I want to know how the prisoners are unlocked. When I spend 10 Gems it unlocks a prisoner. I want to know if it is a random from all of the prisoners, or if there ...
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Reset your weapons for a specific new play

I already played this game, and now I have all the weapons and a lot of heads. Sometimes I want to play the history again with a new friend, but I want to keep the fun and mechanics of the first time, ...
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Can you play Battleblock Theater with local players and online players at the same time?

I and my friend loved playing Battleblock Theater on Xbox Live, and so it was pretty awesome when it turned out it was coming out on Steam soon after I no longer had access to the family Xbox 360 due ...
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What are the balls of yarn for?

I've figured out that I can use gems to free other prisoners, but what about the balls of yarn? What are they for?
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How do you unlock an alternative ending in Battleblock Theatre?

I've seen a few YouTube videos with the title 'all endings' for Battleblock. I decided not to watch these until I manage to get it unlocked on my own playthrough. My thinking is that it's probably ...
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I can't play online on Battleblock Theatre

I can't play online on Battle Block Theater, as it says my profile does not have the correct permissions to play on XBOX Live. So, I was wondering, how should I fix this? I already tried to fix it ...
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Can you get special prisoner heads twice in Battle Block Theater?

I started playing Battle Block Theater and have been collecting the special "star" prisoner heads that have been given out. When trading online, there is a huge premium for these characters because ...
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How do I kill the Cyclops robot knight?

Starting in the third world, there are these robots with one yellow/red eye who open their mouths to shoot homing rockets at you. They appear indestructible. Is there some way to take them out?
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Can I free all of the prisoners (collect all heads) without trading?

For the "Freedom Hero" achievement (free all Gift Shop prisoners by unlocking or trading), do I need to seek out other players for trades, or can I theoretically get enough gems in one game to buy ...
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When do Golden Hats appear?

I've only seen one Golden Hat in several hours of play. Does the Golden Hat spawn more often in certain levels, in solo vs. co-op, or based on some other criteria? Are its spawn conditions completely ...
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What are the differences between normal and insane modes?

What are the differences between the two difficulties? It appears that insane is missing the checkpoints—is that so on every insane level? Are the normal, finale, and encore levels the same otherwise? ...
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How can I tell when I have all the collectibles in a level?

Many levels have five+ green gems to collect, but I don't know if I missed any when I'm near the exit. Are there any visual or audible indicators that I've collected all the gems in the level, or ...
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What are the criteria for the stopwatch stamp?

On the level complete screen there is a bronze stopwatch or clock stamp/badge alongside the green gems and the yarn ball), but there is no time information as to what triggers it. Is the stamp based ...
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When can I play on Furbottom's Features in Battleblock Theater?

I started playing Battleblock Theater this weekend and there is a multiplayer mode known as Furbottom's Features which has some special achievements for unlocking achievements and prisoner heads. I ...