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Old 04-26-2009, 12:01 PM   #61
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defo the Neighbourhood watch achievement.
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Old 04-26-2009, 02:45 PM   #62
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the gome one and all the portal ones xD
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Old 04-26-2009, 04:48 PM   #63
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Easily Hardcore.

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Old 04-26-2009, 04:54 PM   #64
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Old 04-26-2009, 08:34 PM   #65
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As of now I really like the achievement lists for HL2 and the episodes (but I haven't started working on the gnome and Portal challenges yet x3 )

What annoys me the most might be getting 1000 kills because I simply suck at TF2 xD But then it's only 1000 kills and not 1 kajillion experience points (like it has become popular with games nowadays >_>)

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The one where you have to avoid the sand is rediculous. I love all the TF2 ones though TBH
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Old 05-06-2009, 09:45 AM   #67
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I would have to say Lambda Collector.

I didn't have a guide for that one. I didn't even know about this site at that time.
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the gnome ones are really pissing me off.
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tha fuckin gnome, i cant get past the chopper part
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Don't touch the sand one and medals on Portal..still do not have those....
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If you want the most frustrating, I'd say Neighborhood Watch. If you want to know the hardest, I'd say Aperture Science.
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Old 05-10-2009, 03:16 PM   #72
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Carry the gnome over the whole first episode...
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Old 05-12-2009, 03:08 AM   #73
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NeighborHood Watch = Super hard for me.
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id have to say the grub one really got me. i thought i had it but came up 17 short!
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3.keep off the sand-i thought i did it but somewhere i touched sand and didn't realize it(the ground never shook at all)
This was my problem. I SWEAR that I didn't touch any sand but when I fought the antlion guard I was thinking "When am I supposed to get the achievement?" So I came to this site, and it told me I should have gotten it.

I was so mad, now I have to go through the whole thing again.

I haven't even really tried any of the other achievements that have been mentioned a lot.

Rocket Man sounds annoying just because of the car, and the whole "collect everything" type achievements, while not difficult, are very tedious and annoying.

I don't know who said it in here, but I agree that Bioshocks collect everything achievement was done right (but I have yet to replay the game to get them all, forgot the two in the beginning you can't go back for)
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Old 05-18-2009, 01:26 PM   #76
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'Aperture Science' could be the hardest, but 'Keep Off the Sand!' is far more the most annoying. I've made through 3 or 4 times pretty sure that I did everything fine, but no achievement. It was really disturbing.
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If I had to choose an achievement that i already unlocked, then The Gnome achievement.
If i had to choose one that i haven't unlocked, then the neighborhood watch achievement.
The others are pretty tough. Yet, very creative.
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Old 05-24-2009, 08:40 AM   #78
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Just got Aperture Science, worst most annoying achievement i had to get in awhile, hardest and just plain freaking a bitch to get even if you use cheats to get it or so I heard, neighborhood watch to see this video i will make it pathetically easy to get
and sand traps is easy if you suck at jumping just use save and load, glad I 1000/1000 this after so long since i finally got to chance to borrow it again.
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The Little Rocket Man achievement really pissed me off mainly because I got the part with the helicopter chasing me,and every damn time the helicopter would shot the gnome into fucking orbit.I finally got it using the throw and drive method.

The Neighborhood Watch achievement only took me two attempts seeing how you only have to worry about 4-5 Striders blowing up the houses the rest are just decoys.You can tell which ones will shot lazer because they'll be running full force at the house.However I guess this could be a pain in the ass if you suck at aimming.

The Keep Off The Sand achievement seems like it's gonna be a pain in the ass just by reading this thread.
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Old 05-30-2009, 01:53 AM   #80
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I think the portal ones are the hardest unless you got good youtube vids but it would still take forever to beat the least steps and portal and shit
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im proud to say that i've got all Half Life 2, Episode 1, and Episode 2 achievements. Neighborhood Watch was hard, but with the guide here, and youtube vids it was not as annoying as i thought it was going to be. the sandtraps one i got on my first try. i just kept saving every single second. and made sure to put objects all around me.

now...hardest i must go with aperture science i've had the game for over a year and i just got basic & rocket science. i need 5 more challenges for Aperture Science!!!! but what i have a hard time with is Least Steps/Time. i suck at those.

i save/load so much and frequently that the xbox freezes on me. hopefully i'll get it by the end of the month. and then i can try for the TF2 achievements im missing.

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Old 05-30-2009, 07:16 PM   #82
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Oh Neighborhood Watch is like a living Hell! The hunters mess me up, and sometimes i stick the striders or whatever they are called, the bomb will fall off! its a pain this achieve may be the one that will be the last i need for 1000 when i get there...
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Old 05-31-2009, 08:38 PM   #83
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Half Life 2: Lambda Locator, followed by Keep Off the Sand. Keep Off the Sand took me two tries, while Lambda Locator.. I had to run through about three different chapters twice each until I found the one I missed, the obvious one in Chapter 11.

Episode 1: Zombie-Que. My First playthrough.. I got about 9 out of the 15 I needed. And I got The One Free Bullet on my first playthrough.

Episode 2: I'd have to say Little Rocket Man, just for the driving portions. Followed obviously by Neighborhood Watch.

Portal: Aperture Science. Obviously.

Team Fortress 2: With Friends Like These... You basically have to boost it. All the others will come along eventually.

I'd have to say the most annoying achievement out of all of them... Aperture Science.
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personally i think its the Keep off the sand achievement
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:26 AM   #85
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i have only played half life 2 and TF2, so i have to say keep off the sand
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I really loved all these achievements. Aperture Science and Little Rocket Man were rough, and Keep off the Sand drove me CRAZY, but overall this game had a fantastic list. I think the (relatively) large number of people who've gotten 100% on this game can attest to that.
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Aperture Science. I've got like 13/18 golds but I just can't bring myself to get the rest. I'm so fed up with it...
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Old 06-11-2009, 09:37 PM   #88
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ahhh the most annoying one to me is neighbourhood watch god one of the achievements i need still its hard
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Old 06-13-2009, 01:04 AM   #89
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1. Grubs
2. Lambda Locator

These ridiculous collect-a-thons are getting really old in games. If developers are going to continue to have these achievements then what you are searching for should serve a legitimate purpose. I thought the audio diaries in BioShock were respectable because they told the story...but having to find the "elemental fruit" in Kameo...or those STUUUUUUUUUUUPID flags in Assassin's Creed is asking way too much. Okay...enough of that...for now...
You know i couldn't agree more.
Even with the new game prototype there are collectibles.
It pisses me off and it can kiss my f&#kin ass!

But seriously though, aperture science and with friends like these are annoying.

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It is hard to say which achievement is the most annoying. The collectibles suck to get and 1000 kills in tf2 needs to be boosted. Ive done keep off the sand and didnt get the achievement even tho i didnt touch the sand. I tried neighborhood watch to find out it is really hard(I need to redo it will cheats and a guide). And I am not looking forward to hauling that gnome everywhere but the hardest achievement has gotta be the gold medals on all portal maps.
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