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Some Medal of Honor: Warfighter achievements not unlocking properly

Several players are having trouble unlocking certain Medal of Honor: Warfighter achievements, according to the game's forum. Specifically, the "Global Warfighters" achievement, awarded for unlocking "a soldier from each unit, and the "Warchief" achievement, awarded for unlocking all soldiers in...

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Xbox Live rewarding Gamerscore with rebates and birthday gifts

Xbox Live Rewards is now offering players rebates on Marketplace purchases, based on their Gamerscore. Gold members with more than 25000 Achievement Points get 2 percent back (in Microsoft Points) on Xbox Live purchases made each month. Gold members with more than 10000 APs get a 1 percent rebate,...

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Xbox Live Rewards to (somehow) tie into Achievements this Fall [Update: MS statement added]

Soon you'll have new ways to earn Xbox Live Rewards. The official Twitter account for Microsoft's wing that incentivizes friend referrals and surveys with free MS Points has announced Achievement functionality is coming this fall. The problem is we don't exactly know what that means right now. A...

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Wii U achievements not mandatory for devs, friend codes to change for the better

There won't be a pervasive "achievement" system on Wii U, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime suggested to Kotaku. Referring to the 3DS's system-specific achievements, which honor StreetPass-based activities in the system software, "We will have that," Fils-Aime said. "Once you start...

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Achievements hint at additional Kingdoms of Amalur DLC

There's a reason Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning isn't called Kingdom of Amalur: Just the One, Thanks. Well, there are probably a few reasons it's not called that, but one that sticks out to us is the likelihood that Reckoning will have multiple DLC packs, if a group of new achievements listed by...

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Xbox Live users report Gamerscores dropping to zero, MS aware of the issue [Update: potential fixes]

Some Xbox Live users are finding a nasty surprise today: their Gamerscores and Achievement lists showing up as totally empty -- an ironic twist after news of a Gamerscore increase for XBLA games. Tips are pouring in from concerned 360 owners. Microsoft is already working on it, noting on its...

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Achievement policy changing for XBLA titles, raising Gamerscore allotment [update: confirmed]

Microsoft will allegedly raise the Gamerscore and number of Achievements allowed for Xbox Live Arcade titles shortly. Xbox360Achievements.org reports, via an inside source, the base Gamerscore allotment will be raised from 200 to 400, with a max of 30 Achievements available per title instead of 20....

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Achievements suggest Assassin's Creed: Revelations single-player DLC

Just because Ubisoft announced a new Assassin's Creed is coming out on October 30 doesn't mean it's completely forgotten last year's installment, Revelations. Ten new achievements for an unknown Revelations DLC pack were spotted by Xbox 360 Achievements, appearing to be for the single-player...

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The Simpsons Arcade achievements mention inclusion of 'Japanese ROM'

The XBLA adaptation of Konami's The Simpsons Arcade Game has yet to be officially announced, but we're learning more details about it regardless. The Achievements have been spotted by Xbox360Achievements -- they include one called "Mr. Sparkle," which requires you to banish dirt to the land of...

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Assassin's Creed: Revelations Achievements emerge from the shadows

Like a first-day assassin recruit, the Assassin's Creed: Revelations Achievements list isn't the best at hiding. With over a month to go until launch, it looks like players already have a good idea of what to expect from a majority of Revelations' Achievements -- that is, if they've played...

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