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Forum: World Pool/Snooker Championship 2007 Yesterday, 10:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 17
Posted By jackanape
Win frame with snookers guide

I generally don't do guides but this achievement was so annoying that I felt the need to help out my fellow man (and woman) to save the same kind of frustration that I had. This is pretty long as I...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion Yesterday, 09:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By jackanape
Goodness, I love how everyone takes any...

Goodness, I love how everyone takes any opportunity to say that ALL of games journalism is corrupt. I've been writing reviews/previews and attending events for years, and have been paid exactly...
Forum: Community Blogs Yesterday, 08:31 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
After the official press conference we got some...

After the official press conference we got some hands on time with a bunch of indie games. The Escapists was fun, loved the humour and graphic style. Also saw Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime - which...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-19-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
Gamescom and other matters

Well, I'm finally back from Germany and I have to say that Cologne is a wonderful city and well worth a visit if you have the chance. I always look forward to going back there each year and I'm...
Forum: App Achievement Discussion 08-19-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,381
Posted By jackanape
The vast majority of our revenue comes from ads,...

The vast majority of our revenue comes from ads, the money we get from subs does not even cover the cost of one server (and we have a few to cover both XBA and PST). I would assume that would be...
Forum: App Achievement Discussion 08-18-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,381
Posted By jackanape
To clarify here, I have no idea what Rich over at...

To clarify here, I have no idea what Rich over at TA has told you but we HAVE spoken to MS (multiple times) and they have never officially allowed anyone to scrape xbox.com - simple as that. The...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-07-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I'm going to Gamescom next week. Want to ask...

I'm going to Gamescom next week. Want to ask Bungie a question about Destiny? Or Activision about the next COD? Well now is your chance.

Go here...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-07-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 16,116
Posted By jackanape
This is exactly the approach I adopted. It's also...

This is exactly the approach I adopted. It's also the reason I don't play fighting or racing games at all (barring GRID 2 which I did purely for the award - but that didn't work out too well) as I...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-06-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I may not skip to that part of the plan mainly...

I may not skip to that part of the plan mainly because if I started Mass Effect 1 then I would HAVE to play the whole trilogy back to back (that's just the way I roll) and I'm not entirely sure I'm...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-06-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
Revisiting old games

While I'm enjoying the liberating freedom of working through a bunch of great games in my backlog (mainly due to the fact there are very few new games that have caught my eye) I also wanted to clean...
Forum: Announcements 08-05-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By jackanape
My feelings on Dan Brown, as summed up by this...

My feelings on Dan Brown, as summed up by this wonderful article:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/10049454/Dont-make-fun-of-renowned-Dan-Brown.html

;)
Forum: Community Blogs 08-05-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
Yeah, I did that mission with no help too and it...

Yeah, I did that mission with no help too and it was pretty short and easy, glad that you managed to knock everything out in one run like me - makes it worth the effort and far less frustrating.

I...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-05-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 16,116
Posted By jackanape
Ugh, eBay is just the worst. I used to be a...

Ugh, eBay is just the worst.

I used to be a lot more active than I am currently but when they revamped the whole feedback and refund system to EXCLUSIVELY suit buyers then it completely put me off...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-04-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 12,693
Posted By jackanape
I do find it interesting that gaming is still...

I do find it interesting that gaming is still seen as "for children" even by teenagers, as if it was something you do a lot when you're young and then file away later in life. Most gamers are...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-04-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 449
Views: 11,690
Posted By jackanape
Ha ha ha, only just seen this. It would be...

Ha ha ha, only just seen this.

It would be super nice to have some company in my club (it gets lonely in there) but don't think my posts were taunting everyone in any way. I really do think all...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-04-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I bought the DLC separate but I did have some...

I bought the DLC separate but I did have some content from the collectors edition, so that added an extra 15-20 minute mission when I had to go rescue some guys son from Belltower. So that might add...
Forum: Community Blogs 08-01-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 6,707
Posted By jackanape
Kairi is a mod now. Um......... There...

Kairi is a mod now.

Um.........

There you go..............announced. ;)
Forum: Announcements 08-01-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By jackanape
You have any particular online buddies that you...

You have any particular online buddies that you hang out with regularly? Or any that have gone AWOL and you pine for like a lonely wolf?

Not especially, same reason as above really, the only...
Forum: Announcements 08-01-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By jackanape
When you're picking the next game to grace your...

When you're picking the next game to grace your console, do you go for game play or achievements first?

I honestly don't really know the answer to this question myself, I am kind of all over the...
Forum: Announcements 08-01-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By jackanape
Subscriber/Staff Spotlight - August 2014

http://www.xbox360achievements.org/images/guides/0-subspotlight.jpg


Ahoy-hoy, my wonderful friends. It is time once again to dust off our dusty old tome of "fascinating facts" (patent pending)...
Forum: LEGO The Hobbit 07-31-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 293
Posted By jackanape
This exact thing happened to me, but it was on...

This exact thing happened to me, but it was on the LEGO Movie game instead. The problem came about because I did some levels in co-op and then switched to solo play (it can also occur if you do the...
Forum: Community Blogs 07-31-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I shot a guy with the tranq. gun and he had the...

I shot a guy with the tranq. gun and he had the skull - so I reloaded and did a stealth takedown instead and then he had to ZZZZ's. If the game does screw me out of achievements I hope it is EITHER...
Forum: Community Blogs 07-30-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I do have a few actually. I've always been a fan...

I do have a few actually. I've always been a fan of shoot 'em ups but the achievements are usually so brutal on the 360 that I just cannot bring myself to put them on my tag. I've got Deathsmiles,...
Forum: Community Blogs 07-30-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
The impact of achievements

I have actually put this on my blog so I'll just link to it (I started it over there MONTHS ago and only just got around to finishing it off). To be honest my achievement hunting has probably had a...
Forum: Community Blogs 07-30-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,058
Posted By jackanape
I wouldn't mind playing this game again, as I...

I wouldn't mind playing this game again, as I suspect it would be pretty short. Though obviously I'd rather everything unlocks first time, ha ha! I must have gotten lucky on Portal as I got that...
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