PlaystationTrophies Got a news tip? tips@x360a.org
Username
Password
 

Go Back   XboxAchievements.com > Xbox 360 Retail Games > Shooter > Gears of War 2
Subscribe    Donate

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-27-2009, 02:45 AM   #1
INFERNOII
 
INFERNOII's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posts: 621

x IB ii G G Zzz's Gamercard
Why did my Gears 2 rank reset on me? And my achievment glitched to..

So yesterday, I go to play gears 2, and I see that i'm level 1. I lost my level 25 for no reason, and if there is no way to restore my rank, i'm DEFINITLY not playing this game anymore. Has this happened to anyone? Is there something I can do to fix it?


Also if you can help me fix this problem.. My Training grounds achievement also didn't unlock. It has checkmarks on all of them, but no achievement. I've tried clearing my cache, and it didn't fix it. For the love of god can someone help me on this to...
__________________

INFERNOII is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 02:52 AM   #2
TheGoldenReaper
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Minnesota, USA
Posts: 277
Send a message via AIM to TheGoldenReaper

xWAx Nomsters's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Submit - Bronze
Total Awards: 1 (more» ...)
This has been happening to lots of people and there is no known cure. It is becoming a pandemic. Watch out.
__________________
TheGoldenReaper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 02:55 AM   #3
Apple
 
Apple's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Wisconsin, USA
Posts: 1,524

Deez Apples's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Referrals - Gold   NBA Live 07 - 1000 People Online...Again   Road Map - Silver   Achievement Guide - Silver   Call of Duty: WaW Subscribers Tourn. - Runner Up   Submit - Gold   A+ Thread Award   1,000 Posts   Word of Mouth   Donator - Level 1
Total Awards: 10 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by INFERNOII View Post
and if there is no way to restore my rank, i'm DEFINITLY not playing this game anymore.
Well, say goodbye to Gears of War 2 then. I've heard things about switching hard drives and playing while guests are signed in, who knows though.
__________________
Apple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 03:00 AM   #4
INFERNOII
 
INFERNOII's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posts: 621

x IB ii G G Zzz's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by Apple View Post
Well, say goodbye to Gears of War 2 then. I've heard things about switching hard drives and playing while guests are signed in, who knows though.
I pretty much already have. I've started playing Gears 1 again. (A much better, non bullshit game)
__________________

INFERNOII is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 03:06 AM   #5
Apple
 
Apple's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Wisconsin, USA
Posts: 1,524

Deez Apples's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Referrals - Gold   NBA Live 07 - 1000 People Online...Again   Road Map - Silver   Achievement Guide - Silver   Call of Duty: WaW Subscribers Tourn. - Runner Up   Submit - Gold   A+ Thread Award   1,000 Posts   Word of Mouth   Donator - Level 1
Total Awards: 10 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by INFERNOII View Post
I pretty much already have. I've started playing Gears 1 again. (A much better, non bullshit game)
The truth.
__________________
Apple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 03:40 AM   #6
CrAzYnEsS
 
CrAzYnEsS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: United States of America
Posts: 429
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheGoldenReaper View Post
It is becoming a pandemic.

IM SO STARTLED.


So many people are glitching maybe their messing up the servers, and cross intefering with connections. Im no einstein but it sounds kind of logical.
__________________
Wo0T? Wo0T?
come on man im tryin to sleep.


Cheating doesn't qualify as skills, its just a poor
attempt for a newb to be a pro.


BTW-I kno some of the spelling on my posts, is incorrect, but im just too lazy to fix it srry. Also if n e of my posts have offended n e 1 in n e way, i apologize. PEACE
CrAzYnEsS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 04:06 AM   #7
_DoTTeR_
 
_DoTTeR_'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Western Oregon University
Posts: 425
Send a message via AIM to _DoTTeR_

Dotter x360a's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by INFERNOII View Post
So yesterday, I go to play gears 2, and I see that i'm level 1. I lost my level 25 for no reason, and if there is no way to restore my rank, i'm DEFINITLY not playing this game anymore. Has this happened to anyone? Is there something I can do to fix it?


Also if you can help me fix this problem.. My Training grounds achievement also didn't unlock. It has checkmarks on all of them, but no achievement. I've tried clearing my cache, and it didn't fix it. For the love of god can someone help me on this to...

The second part from comes using the training ground glitch to level up.
Basically it copies another war journal from a person who you do the glitch with and replaces it with yours. Also a direct result of pulling ethernet cords while playing GOW2
__________________


eMo?
YES!
No?
_DoTTeR_ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 10:52 AM   #8
Wanstall99
Banned User
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Norfolk, UK
Posts: 121

Wanstall99's Gamercard
do what i did after being reset from 47 and glitch the level 100 i know how you feel and worse seen as i spent longer ranking up.
Wanstall99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 11:23 AM   #9
Apple
 
Apple's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Wisconsin, USA
Posts: 1,524

Deez Apples's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Referrals - Gold   NBA Live 07 - 1000 People Online...Again   Road Map - Silver   Achievement Guide - Silver   Call of Duty: WaW Subscribers Tourn. - Runner Up   Submit - Gold   A+ Thread Award   1,000 Posts   Word of Mouth   Donator - Level 1
Total Awards: 10 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wanstall99 View Post
do what i did after being reset from 47 and glitch the level 100 i know how you feel and worse seen as i spent longer ranking up.
Probably something you didn't want to admit, even if it's very obvious, especially on this forum.
__________________
Apple is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 11:37 AM   #10
Wanstall99
Banned User
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Norfolk, UK
Posts: 121

Wanstall99's Gamercard
i dont care what people think if epic want to rob me of the time i spent getting to lvl 47 and the 50G i was soo close to getting then ill take matters into my own hands. before it happened i had no intention of glitching as it is pointles but like many others who got reset i know how they felt
Wanstall99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 11:41 AM   #11
martdude16
 
martdude16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Wales
Posts: 1,996

KILL3R N4SH's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Submit - Bronze   1,000 Posts
Total Awards: 2 (more» ...)
Happened to me, and I was level 25 also.

My Xbox froze after I completed split-screen horde with my brother and I turned it back on and my War Journal and Rank had reset....

So I gave up on Gears 2 online.
__________________
The Mighty Mos Def... it's simple mathematics
_____________________________________


martdude16 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 07:55 PM   #12
SpyTip
 
SpyTip's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Dallas
Posts: 486

Smooth Wrecker's Gamercard
Sounds like just another way for gow2 to loose fans quickly when ppl worked so hard to get their rank just to see it flushed down the drain with no cause or reason to why and that it cant be fixed. if that ever happened to me my disc will be in peaces and i wouldnt care at all. If gow3 is anything like this the hell with epic im done with them as i am with bungie
__________________
100% Retail70
100% Arcade 22
SpyTip is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2009, 08:29 AM   #15
Wouter666
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 543

Ron Jeremy R6's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheGoldenReaper View Post
You stole that from one of my posts, but you added one.
Yeah I know, sorry bout that, but you didn't posted it..
I was already waiting for you..
Wouter666 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2009, 09:38 PM   #16
SARGEHALO666
 
SARGEHALO666's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chantilly, VA
Posts: 53

iBornstellar's Gamercard
Happened to me as well... sniff. This sucks beyond sucking. Gears of War 2 is a piece of shit of a game.
__________________
SARGEHALO666 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2009, 09:45 PM   #17
ROA5T BeeF
 
ROA5T BeeF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: City 17
Posts: 92

ROA5T BeeF's Gamercard
People are glitching!
__________________

pixels
ROA5T BeeF is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2009, 11:28 PM   #18
Jethrow
 
Jethrow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Sudbury, ON, Canada
Posts: 2,781

Jethrow Mulisha's Gamercard

Awards Showcase 2,500 Posts
Total Awards: 1 (more» ...)
LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL

I love it when MS decides to stick it to the guys who make gaming horrible. Why glitch, is it that important to you? Guess it doesn't matter anymore huh, lvl 1. lol
__________________
There is no evolution. . . . . just a list of animals that Chuck Norris has allowed to live.
Jethrow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2009, 05:15 AM   #19
Evil Demon55
 
Evil Demon55's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: USA
Posts: 2,152
Send a message via AIM to Evil Demon55 Send a message via MSN to Evil Demon55

Evil Demon55's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Road Map - Gold   Submit - Silver   Word of Mouth   1,000 Posts
Total Awards: 4 (more» ...)
Looks like your Xbox has the Swine Flu. My CoD4 rank reset once... but that's a different game .
__________________

688 days left to go!
Evil Demon55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2009, 12:07 PM   #20
Carelesschris69
 
Carelesschris69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 59

exdeath chaos's Gamercard
I know how everyone here feels Lastnight I was playing gears perfectly fine and I was currently rank 27 (I know its not that high but took me a while to get to) anyway I switched off to go eat and when I turned back on I'm rank 1 with achievment progress back to zero on everything even my seriously 28,000 kill i had has gone back to zero What the hell happened? Gears was the only game I played only mainly because I wanted the rank 50 and 100 achievments but the constant lag and problems was really putting me off but now this has happened I just feel like giving up I've never glitched or cheated to get an achievment because its stupid and its not really an "achievment" if you cheat its just a number and nothing else so why has epic screwed me over? Is there really nothing you can do? If my rank can't get back to the way it was and my achievment progress doesn't go back then im saying a big F*** U to gears 2 and I'm not gonna bother playing it anymore
__________________
SHOW NO MERCY!

<a href="http://www.xboxlc.com/profile/exdeath_chaos">
<img src="http://www.xboxlc.com/cards/blueice/exdeath%20chaos.jpg" border=0>
</a>
Carelesschris69 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2009, 01:28 PM   #21
lI Predator lI
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Outer Space
Posts: 214
Send a message via ICQ to lI Predator lI Send a message via MSN to lI Predator lI Send a message via Yahoo to lI Predator lI Send a message via Skype™ to lI Predator lI

lI Predator lI's Gamercard
I think u probally wanted to glitch thats why...

Epic and MS are working on those cheaters now there achieves will be reset
lI Predator lI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 06:08 AM   #22
91GSX
 
91GSX's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 230

Snipah Loc's Gamercard
^ Microsoft and Epic can read minds now?
91GSX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 06:44 AM   #23
Maikan Bacon
 
Maikan Bacon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 31

Maikan Bacon's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by 91GSX View Post
^ Microsoft and Epic can read minds now?
Duhhh...
It's unfortunate (if you really are someone who hasnt glitched) that this has happened to you - if it happens to me i'll take a route of many emails and phone calls to sort it out. xD

Bacon
__________________
Maikan Bacon

100% Retail:
SAW (1000/1000)
CoD:MW2 (1000/1000)
Assassin's Creed II (1000/1000)
Borderlands (1000/1000)
Fallout 3 (1550/1550)
Fable II (1350/1350)
Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (1250/1250)
EA SPORTS FN 3 (1000/1000)
Terminator: Salvation (1000/1000)
CoD4:MW (1000/1000)
100% Arcade:
Dash of Destruction (200/200)
Maikan Bacon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 03:36 PM   #24
Carelesschris69
 
Carelesschris69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 59

exdeath chaos's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maikan Bacon View Post
Duhhh...
It's unfortunate (if you really are someone who hasnt glitched) that this has happened to you - if it happens to me i'll take a route of many emails and phone calls to sort it out. xD

Bacon
Yes I really haven't cheated or glitched anything. I wouldn't be on this website posting in forums to find people to help get multiplayer achievments with if I could cheat. Cheating is pointless and only complete dickholes cheat so no i dont cheat. Trust me I've tried emails and everything on epic and the gears site and no replies. Its total bullshit and as much as I really liked playing gears online just feel like carrying on is useless now If anyone here wants to team up though who has lost there rank add me and we can get back to the level we were at again

GT: Carelesschris69
__________________
SHOW NO MERCY!

<a href="http://www.xboxlc.com/profile/exdeath_chaos">
<img src="http://www.xboxlc.com/cards/blueice/exdeath%20chaos.jpg" border=0>
</a>
Carelesschris69 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 03:39 PM   #25
Carelesschris69
 
Carelesschris69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 59

exdeath chaos's Gamercard
Quote:
Originally Posted by lI Predator lI View Post
I think u probally wanted to glitch thats why...

Epic and MS are working on those cheaters now there achieves will be reset
Actually it says that the cheaters get there Gamerscores reset so i hope all the cheaters out there get what they deserve
__________________
SHOW NO MERCY!

<a href="http://www.xboxlc.com/profile/exdeath_chaos">
<img src="http://www.xboxlc.com/cards/blueice/exdeath%20chaos.jpg" border=0>
</a>
Carelesschris69 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 04:10 PM   #26
Jethrow
 
Jethrow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Sudbury, ON, Canada
Posts: 2,781

Jethrow Mulisha's Gamercard

Awards Showcase 2,500 Posts
Total Awards: 1 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Carelesschris69 View Post
Yes I really haven't cheated or glitched anything. I wouldn't be on this website posting in forums to find people to help get multiplayer achievments with if I could cheat. Cheating is pointless and only complete dickholes cheat so no i dont cheat. Trust me I've tried emails and everything on epic and the gears site and no replies. Its total bullshit and as much as I really liked playing gears online just feel like carrying on is useless now If anyone here wants to team up though who has lost there rank add me and we can get back to the level we were at again

GT: Carelesschris69
\
well if thats the case and you didn't glitch, then phone MS and let them know. I know i didn't glitch and nothing has happened to me. I doubt they would just pick you for no reason, oh wait, i guess your brother did it when you weren't home. Damned glitchers.
__________________
There is no evolution. . . . . just a list of animals that Chuck Norris has allowed to live.
Jethrow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2009, 04:45 PM   #27
InkedUp
 
InkedUp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 1,830
Send a message via MSN to InkedUp

InkedUp's Gamercard

Awards Showcase 1,000 Posts
Total Awards: 1 (more» ...)
So it seems you can get screwed either way rank wise. You play legit, and might get your rank reset. You glitch to lvl 100 and your gs gets reset. Wow Epic, good looking out. I don't condone the glitchers whatsoever and hope they all get reset, but Epic needs to fix this random rank reset shit because its ridiculous that they punish the glitchers but don't seem to give a crap if the game somehow resets your lvl if your playing legit. It almost seems like everyone is punished just for playing on-line.
__________________
InkedUp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2009, 12:05 AM   #28
Cheezbrgr
 
Cheezbrgr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posts: 751
Send a message via MSN to Cheezbrgr

Cheezbrgr's Gamercard

Awards Showcase Donator - Level 1   Word of Mouth   Submit - Silver
Total Awards: 3 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Carelesschris69 View Post
Actually it says that the cheaters get there Gamerscores reset so i hope all the cheaters out there get what they deserve
No.

If this guy had glitched and been reset, wait a couple of weeks. If his gamerscore is 0, we know he glitched. If its still at what it is now, you know that he's legit. I know this has happened to legit people so don't blindly accuse people...
Cheezbrgr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2009, 01:03 AM   #29
ListlessDonkey
 
ListlessDonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 108

ListlessDonkey's Gamercard
I feel your pain

I'v never actually felt the need to register with this website but i use it quite often; so i guess i'm long time lurker and not so long time poster.

Anyhow, i can't believe all this rubbish i'm reading about people getting their data erased for glitching. All my Gears 2 data was erase after playing Insane on Co-Op with my bro (he was using his profile via memory card)

I had no played online even once but i had gotten to level 50 horde via friends playing on their profile using the same xbox. So no glitches. I wouldn't waste my time glitching anyway; i'm not a gamescore addict.

Well i posted some stuff on Epics offical forum about this problem and i tried emailing them just like the OP. I got nothing but several other users were reporting the same problem. This was no longer than 1 month after the release of the game and frankly i can't believe they haven't fixed it yet. Although they have not blanked the issue they certainly aren't making a song and dance about fixing it. If anything i think they are trying their best to sweep it under the rug.

I came here in the hope of finding out if the game was 'fixed' yet because i would like to try and complete it on Insane mode again (i'd have to unlock it first thanks to loosing my data) By the looks of it though it is only getting worse, affecting more and more people. For this reason i'm seriously disgusted at Epic for treating their customers this way.
ListlessDonkey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2009, 02:12 AM   #30
Jethrow
 
Jethrow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Sudbury, ON, Canada
Posts: 2,781

Jethrow Mulisha's Gamercard

Awards Showcase 2,500 Posts
Total Awards: 1 (more» ...)
Quote:
Originally Posted by ListlessDonkey View Post
I'v never actually felt the need to register with this website but i use it quite often; so i guess i'm long time lurker and not so long time poster.

Anyhow, i can't believe all this rubbish i'm reading about people getting their data erased for glitching. All my Gears 2 data was erase after playing Insane on Co-Op with my bro (he was using his profile via memory card)

I had no played online even once but i had gotten to level 50 horde via friends playing on their profile using the same xbox. So no glitches. I wouldn't waste my time glitching anyway; i'm not a gamescore addict.

Well i posted some stuff on Epics offical forum about this problem and i tried emailing them just like the OP. I got nothing but several other users were reporting the same problem. This was no longer than 1 month after the release of the game and frankly i can't believe they haven't fixed it yet. Although they have not blanked the issue they certainly aren't making a song and dance about fixing it. If anything i think they are trying their best to sweep it under the rug.

I came here in the hope of finding out if the game was 'fixed' yet because i would like to try and complete it on Insane mode again (i'd have to unlock it first thanks to loosing my data) By the looks of it though it is only getting worse, affecting more and more people. For this reason i'm seriously disgusted at Epic for treating their customers this way.

what is it that got erased for you? is it the achievements you already unlocked or are you talking about the game stuff like kills

Isn't it microsoft that were the ones that did this and not Epic? I'm not sure how it works with this stuff
__________________
There is no evolution. . . . . just a list of animals that Chuck Norris has allowed to live.
Jethrow is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT. The time now is 10:26 AM.