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Old 01-10-2013, 01:35 PM   #1
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Achievement Guide & Roadmap

- Estimated achievement difficulty: 1/10
- Offline: 3/3 (25)
- Online: 0 (0)
- Approximate amount of time to 25: 3-10 Minutes
- Minimum number of playthroughs needed: 1 Hard Board
- Number of missable achievements: None
- Do cheat codes disable achievements?: No Cheats
- Does difficulty affect achievements?: Yes (Hard Board)
- Glitchy achievements: None
- Unobtainable achievements: None
- Extra equipment needed? Windows 8

-Use your mouse or touchscreen to select and move tiles.
-Right Click or swipe the bottom of the screen to use hints.

From the main menu, start a game, then back out and choose a different theme from the main menu screen. Now select a hard game board to unlock "A Fresh Coat of Paint". From here, you'll need to complete a hard board to unlock the other achievements. Just keep using hints and then select the two glowing tiles. You may know the rules or figure it out as you go, but you can just continue to use hints until all the tiles have been cleared. When you eliminate the tiles you will get "The Fun Begins" & "Mahjong Pro"

The Fun Begins - 10
Complete a puzzle.

See "Mahjong Pro"

Mahjong Pro - 10
Complete a Hard puzzle.

Just select the first hard puzzle board. You can just continually use hints and clear the board piece by piece until it is empty to gain this achievement.

A Fresh Coat of Paint - 5
Change themes.

Start a game, click a tile, back out. At the main menu, choose a different theme and then start a new game to unlock the achievement.

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Old 01-20-2013, 02:20 AM   #2
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This Achievement Guide and Roadmap has been reviewed by Guide Team Staff member Yunder and has been published as the Official Achievement Guide and Roadmap! The link to the Official Guide is here:

Official Microsoft Mahjong Achievement Guide and Roadmap

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Old 10-12-2013, 05:13 AM   #4
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Not that it's a big deal, but you can select a theme without starting any games. I started the application, changed themes, and it unlocked. I didn't have to enter a game
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Another great guide, you are the best Tyger. There should be a forum section comprised entirely of your guides alone with a top sticky thread for praise.
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Old 10-17-2013, 09:10 PM   #5
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nevermind.. guess it's not for a WP8 Phone
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Not sure if you guys know this, but they updated the achievements and there's 20 instead of 3 now.. Just thought I should throw this out there
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Originally Posted by Crophoppa View Post
Not sure if you guys know this, but they updated the achievements and there's 20 instead of 3 now.. Just thought I should throw this out there

I think that is just the Windows Phone version. It appears that the Windows 8 version still has only 3 achievements.
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