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Old 11-19-2012, 11:25 AM   #1
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Do some all pivot points prevent achievements?

I was trying to do the Encyclopedia of the Common Man earlier and actually completed it. The miner was giving me a tough time so I activated the Sun and Moon hack. It allows saves so I assumed it would allow achievements yet I did not get the achievement upon completing the last scan of the miner. Also in the logbook, then woodworker's entry says its completed but it says its only 2/3 scans. Did I just screw myself over? Or is it a glitch? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:26 AM   #2
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Yes several if not all prevent both saving and achievement credit. The woodworker 2/3 thing is a glitch due to be fixed in the upcoming patch
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:31 AM   #3
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All of the pivot hacks prevent achievements, as no information at all is saved from the point you activate the hack.
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Old 11-19-2012, 01:01 PM   #4
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Keep in mind that the woodworker 2/3-glitch is also just a "screen-glitch" which means as long as you have the entry in the logbook it does count towards the achievement. I had the same problem but the achievement unlocked without a problem after successfully scanning everybody.

I also can confirm that using a pivot hack will prvent you from obtaining any achievements.
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Old 11-19-2012, 01:10 PM   #5
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What do you need to do to activate a pivot because I don't want to ruin any chances of achievements. I see pivots and I remember collecting it and I was messing about and placed one. Have I ruined my chance to get achievements?
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Old 11-19-2012, 01:12 PM   #6
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You have to go in to the options menu to activate collected pivots, they are naturally off by default
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:58 AM   #7
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http://www.xbox360achievements.org/news/news-13435-Give-Thanks-for-the-Assassin-s-Creed-III--Thanksgiving-Patch-.html

that all need to be said.
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