Wow I hate multiplayer achievements...

Posted by c0l0nelp0c0rn1 (1811 posts) -

...That force you to play in a way that goes against the entire nature of the game. I've been playing Halo 3 today to try and finally get the Two for One achievement, (legitimately, not arranging it in the pre-game lobby) and obviously its not been going so well. So, I've decided that I will not play in a way that other people will not play. Time to pre-arrange the achievement then. See, I have no problem with the Triple Kill and Overkill achievements in Halo 3, because they promote playing the game like it was meant to be played. Anyway, finished Diablo shareware version and Diablo II Shareware version today. Really fun, hope to get a job so I can get the Diablo Battle Chest.

#2 Posted by wefwefasdf (6729 posts) -

Yeah, there are a couple that can be a real pain. I remember when I actually got that achievements... it was pure chance.

#3 Posted by HistoryInRust (6407 posts) -

A few friends and I did a profile exploit to arrange a game suitable for attainging the achievements. That was the only way. Otherwise I'd still be floating around without something like Two for One or Stepping Razor.

#4 Posted by Expletive (1057 posts) -

Yeah, Halo 3 has some bitches of MP achievements

#5 Posted by JoelTGM (5596 posts) -

Some of those are total chance so I just changed my region and got em all in one or two games with the help of some other people lol.

#6 Posted by c0l0nelp0c0rn1 (1811 posts) -

I was just thinking of arranging stuff in the pre-game lobby.

#7 Posted by natetodamax (19220 posts) -

They aren't really forcing you to go against the nature of the game as much as they are forcing you to get lucky.

#8 Posted by mordukai (7185 posts) -

Halo 3 achievements are badly implemented though not all games are like that. Battlefield: Bad Company had good MP achievements that did not force you to go against the nature of the game and the way they implemented the online trophies in Killzone 2 was not that bad. 

#9 Posted by jonnyboy (2920 posts) -

Multiplayer achievements can blow me, if you think Halo's are bad just try getting some of the GH/RB ones. This disconnect rate is obscene.

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