The weekend is at hand and that means it’s Achievement Challenge time! The rules are simple, the prizes are awesome, and the challenge is fun! Click Read More for all the details on the Weekend Achievement Challenge!
>For this challenge, we are looking for the amount of Achievements earned, not titles played.
>Proof of Achievements earned must be verified by submitting your gamertag link via the Xbox.com website to PlayXBLA@microsoft.com
>To prevent impersonations codes will now be sent DIRECTLY to the GT provided, NOT in email (unless that is your preferred method)
>Each person who submits an email with their gamertag link will be directly entered in to our random drawing to win THREE XBLA Codes where we will pick 5 winners
>The Prizes for this weekend’s challenge are: Winners Choice! You can pick 3 codes you’d like from the Games page, whether it’s DLC or a full game!
This Weekend Achievement Challenge will feature the games listed below. The total number of Achievements you have to earn my Monday 9 AM PST is: 12
Remember that we’re continually finding things we can tweak about the WAC, so if you have any feedback that’s proactive in helping make the challenges worth it, please let us know!
Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 takes last year’s massive hit game to even greater heights with better graphics, more options, and new challenges! Face off against the AI, or gather your allies for the new multiplayer format: Archenemy, where you team up to take down a boss opponent. And if one of your fellow Planeswalkers drops out, no problem–the AI will drop in for uninterrupted action! Featuring ten unique decks, Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 also lets you customize those decks. As you progress in the game, you can enhance your deck by swapping in new, unlockable cards! Gather your allies. A challenge awaits.
Metalcraft - 10
Controlled three artifacts in a game
Mythic - 10
Cast a Mythic rare spell in a game
Strength of Stone - 10
Defeated Koth in the Single-Player Campaign
Magic: The Puzzling - 10
Solved a Challenge
(ONLINE INTERACTIONS NOT RATED BY THE ESRB) Rediscover the grooviest action game of all time in full HD glory! For the first time, grab friends and combine your wormy powers in 4-player co-op locally or online. Explore all the original levels, experience wild gameplay and rock out the remastered cult soundtrack. But there’s more to discover with brand new enemies to blast into pieces and never-before-seen locations. Now that’s groooovy!
Bin Collector - 10
Kill Billy the Bin in New Junk City
Atom Raider - 10
Collect 100 atoms (without exiting the game)
Atom Jefferson - 15
Collect 500 atoms (without exiting the game)
Groovy Leader - 25
Be “No.1″ in each Xbox LIVE multiplayer level
Single Player, HD (High Definition) Rediscover the puzzle phenomenon that conquered the ‘Net–right here on your Xbox 360 console. Set against a backdrop of striking planetary vistas, this sequel offers more than just colorful jewel swapping… Match four of a kind to earn an explosive Power Gem. Five in a row gets you a Hyper Cube, a special piece that clears all gems of a single color. And don’t forget Time Bombs and a brand-new Endless mode. Discover secret game modes, get hints when you want them, and enjoy mesmerizing music and special effects.
Twilight Mode - 20
Awarded for completion of 10 levels
Action Mode - 10
Awarded for completion of 8 levels
Finity Mode - 20
Awarded for completion of 8 levels
Classic Mode - 10
Awarded for completion of 17 levels
Single Player, Live Multiplayer 1-2, HD (High Definition). Relive the fun of this arcade classic! Help Lance and Bill rid the world of Red Falcon and all its alien minions! The full version includes access to all levels, Co-op multiplayer modes, a range of challenging achievements, and the ability to see how your scores compare to others!
Armory - 10
Collect 4 different weapon power-ups.
Untouchable - 10
Get to the first tunnel without losing a life.
Infiltration - 15
Destroy the alien tower at the end of the water level.
Well Equipped - 15
Collect 3 different weapons in the second tunnel.