Steam Achievements ?!?!

#1 Posted by G0rd0nFr33m4n (826 posts) -

Hey 
 
I'm looking at my copy of borderland on the pc from steam right now... ummm theres achievements now! 
 
They havn't unlocked for me yet/they're not working yet but they are there. 
 
Just thought Id let the public know. 

#2 Posted by G0rd0nFr33m4n (826 posts) -

Yeah looking at the complete list, all the achievements that are currently on the Xbox version including the ones introduced with the new DLCs are here on steam :)

#3 Posted by Demyx (3240 posts) -

Awesome! I've played through most of the pC version and I might play through it again for some achievements.

#4 Posted by wolf_blitzer85 (5284 posts) -

Hmm achievements makes anything better! More Borderlands because of achievements is fucking awesome! I've been looking for a reason to come back playing as I have played a massive amount when it was released. This might make me bust out a new character.

#5 Posted by CaptainTightPants (2830 posts) -

Yeah just noticed this, I haven't actually finished the game once though so this means im definitely going to finish it at least 3 :3

#6 Posted by GetBentTheVideoGame (268 posts) -

THE PATCH! IT'S DOWNLOADING RIGHT NOW!!

#7 Posted by Kamikaze_Tutor (159 posts) -

800mb update for a bunch of achievements and some logitec keyboard support? Wow.
Anyway, I hope the game reads my savegame and gives me all the cheevos I can't unlock anymore. Oh who am I kidding?

#8 Posted by Cwaff (1316 posts) -

Wow, thats good news, I always felt like I was missing out on random achievements on the pc.

#9 Posted by GetBentTheVideoGame (268 posts) -

Apparently it auto-unlocks any achievements you've already gotten.

#10 Edited by Kamikaze_Tutor (159 posts) -

Now that I think about it, I recall some type of grinding progress appearing on my screen like "treasure hunter" or "scag killer", something like that.
 
Edit: Yep! I just loaded the game and got 12 achievements

#11 Posted by Marz (5721 posts) -

looks like i gotta start playing some borderlands again.

#12 Edited by jeffsworld (5 posts) -

Since Borderlands is using Steamworks does this mean they have removed Secure-rom? 

#13 Posted by kwyee (258 posts) -
@GetBentTheVideoGame said:
" Apparently it auto-unlocks any achievements you've already gotten. "
sweet  

This update gives me reason to go back to Pandora.  Yay achievements breathing new life to games!
#14 Posted by artofwar420 (6898 posts) -

@GetBentTheVideoGame said:

"Apparently it auto-unlocks any achievements you've already gotten. "


 This is the best day ever. So much joy. Having already spent 132 hours on this game I finally have actual achievements to show. And it gives me more incentive to keep going on the Knoxx dlc.

#15 Posted by rybrad (135 posts) -

So does anyone have the And They Will Tell Two Friends achievement?  That is the one to play co-op with a GearBox employee which seems pretty unlikely at this point in the game...
 
Also, here is a list of which achievements are retroactive and more:  http://gbxforums.gearboxsoftware.com/showthread.php?t=108833

#16 Posted by Chris2KLee (2393 posts) -

Oh man, here I go again, time to start a new game. SWEAT CHIEVEOs!

#17 Posted by onimonkii (2530 posts) -

does anyone know if they finally fixed the moxxi long tournament quest not unlocking after you finish the first set online?

#18 Edited by Chris2KLee (2393 posts) -
@rybrad said:

" So does anyone have the And They Will Tell Two Friends achievement?  That is the one to play co-op with a GearBox employee which seems pretty unlikely at this point in the game...
 
Also, here is a list of which achievements are retroactive and more:  http://gbxforums.gearboxsoftware.com/showthread.php?t=108833 "

I actually got the "And They'll Tell Two Friends" achievement just now. I imagine they must have logged on for a bit to start spreading it or something.
#19 Posted by Daveyo520 (7339 posts) -

Yay Achievements!

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