|Earn the Onyx "War Supporter" medal.|
This medal requires that you participate in 30 "Gears events" which can be found using the Event Calendar on the main menu of the game. Make sure you play whatever mode is required for the event at least once to get credit. Sometimes it will have its own playlist, sometimes it'll be in normal Horde, etc.
|Rate this achievement||Average Rating (Based on 24 votes)|
|Comment #1 by HalfEVILmonkey|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 04:58:51 PM
is this for MP assists? I can't remember from the Beta
|Comment #2 by Yourburntstar|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 05:30:53 PM
its when you click in the left stick to spot the enemy for your whole team to see them with a arrow above their head breifly. i loved playing the beta, and i almost got 1000 spots cause i thought it was sweet that they added that. i just wish everyone used it more
|Comment #3 by Dead Giveaway|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 06:37:41 PM
I swear I was the only one of my friends that actively used the Spotting.
The medal level I got up to by the end of the Beta was my highest, 7.
|Comment #4 by collin232|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 06:48:33 PM
So it's 70g for 1000 spot assists? The 1000g gets easier and easier.
|Comment #5 by Russy01|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 07:02:23 PM
@4 it will probably require more than 1000 for the main game as that was just the beta, while as it will span across all modes for the full game. Also, the fact that its an achievement may cause more players to use it.
|Comment #6 by Wreckon Dracgon|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 07:59:48 PM
In the beta it required more than 1000, 1000 got you to one star... to get to Oynx you needed 5 stars so 5,000. Again those were for the Beta, for the final it could be more than 1,000 to get one star.
|Comment #7 by VVh1pCr3am|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 08:29:09 PM
It's not for spotting. According to the leaked copy it's for participating in so many Gears events. (i.e. holiday events or whatever)
|Comment #8 by Crims0nPenguin|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 09:54:40 PM
If #7 is right this may be more annoying... I'm usually away during holidays... I hope its still the spot assists though...
|Comment #9 by SinersteR|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 10:18:22 PM
|Comment #10 by VVh1pCr3am|
Sunday, July 24, 2011 @ 10:19:04 PM
Also, the onyx medal for spotting was called God of Recon and the one for assists was Assistance God.
|Comment #11 by collin232|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 12:15:46 AM
If @7 is right, I hope that it doesn't take many to reach onyx, or that Epic does some kind of event every weekend.
|Comment #12 by the action frampton|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 04:54:58 AM
@4 what a ridiculous comment. Seriously 3.0 will not be easy so it is not an easy 1000G
|Comment #13 by I KENBUSTER I|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 05:02:56 AM
@7 No its spot assists you moron!! I had an onyx medal on it on the beta.
|Comment #14 by Gor1lla|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 06:16:58 AM
@13 *facepalm* You are a moron for flaming him. The leak should be a more final version than the beta
|Comment #15 by deluxnugs|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 10:06:48 AM
what a shit list.
|Comment #16 by VVh1pCr3am|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 10:40:40 AM
@14 It's actually older.
@13 Apparently you played a different beta than everyone as it was called God of Recon for everyone else. Google it before you make YOURSELF look like a moron.
|Comment #17 by Thicketford|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 01:06:29 PM
The medal appeared on a leaked video. You need to take part in events. Looks like 100% completion will be delayed for a few weeks / months.
|Comment #18 by yakuzzaa|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 04:10:46 PM
its called " Socialite " - so events for sure !
|Comment #19 by Darkforce412|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 04:56:53 PM
so i just sopt assist and thats it thats a pretty easy 70G.
|Comment #20 by VVh1pCr3am|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 06:05:58 PM
@19 Did you even read the previous comments?
|Comment #21 by ShinobiEmbodied|
Monday, July 25, 2011 @ 09:16:15 PM
|Comment #22 by Marlboro Zed|
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 @ 04:52:42 AM
If it is for the events, It'll make this a great achievement.
|Comment #23 by Darkforce412|
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 @ 08:12:28 PM
wow 20 once again ur a douche bag commenting on everyone about everything real jerk.
|Comment #24 by VVh1pCr3am|
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 02:07:54 AM
@23 Why? Because I pointed out the fact that you neglected to read the previous comments making yourself look like a fool?
|Comment #25 by GunLucky|
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 05:19:41 AM
These achievements look awesome; Can't wait to get started!
|Comment #26 by sloppyjoe811|
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 02:51:45 PM
I think the only reason they made this 70g is because they want people to use this as often as they can
|Comment #27 by xLunarDeathx|
Tuesday, August 02, 2011 @ 08:42:22 PM
|Comment #28 by skill3d drake|
Tuesday, August 09, 2011 @ 03:53:11 AM
easy cuz noobs always steal ur downs
|Comment #29 by DaBomb93b|
Sunday, August 14, 2011 @ 04:36:36 PM
well at least there having community play dates and stuff. i wonder if they will award special stuff for participating
|Comment #30 by SpecOpsHD|
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 @ 09:52:44 PM
Shit... Don't think I'll be playing Gears 3 t'ill sunday due to work!!!, still be buying Gears 3 on September 20, but I won't opening it t'ill sunday. 8D
|Comment #31 by WilliamCL57|
Saturday, August 20, 2011 @ 12:43:00 AM
LOl @ every one that thinks this game is an easy 1000g..
Seriously 3.0 might be easier if Horde 2.0 really does count towards medals. I hope not though because it's suppose to be at least a little harder right?
|Comment #32 by AdvancedRanger|
Monday, August 22, 2011 @ 09:16:27 PM
Some of the medals are for horde mode so im guessing the rest will be attainable through horde as well.
|Comment #33 by d0nkeytr0n|
Wednesday, September 07, 2011 @ 05:06:07 PM
They don't seem too bad....hopefully Seriously 3.0 isn't as big a grind as 2.0 was :-)
|Comment #34 by ckingvengence|
Saturday, September 10, 2011 @ 11:34:49 AM
just seen a video on youtube this is for playing in events, the first rank is to play in 5 events.
|Comment #35 by xX Mazza1992 Xx|
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 @ 03:15:55 AM
its for participating in events, says its 2 mins and 35 seconds into that video :)
|Comment #36 by Paildra91|
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 @ 02:03:28 PM
So if your acquired ribbons and stars for metals in the beta will all that carry over into the full game in addition to weapon and skin unlocks?
|Comment #37 by alklein35|
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 @ 12:38:02 PM
@36 I doubt it. And honestly, I hope not. I made great progress in the beta, but some of the stuff (like gameplay, balancing, etc) are different and makes the medals harder or easier for some in the final game. I hope they don't carry over, and I can't see Epic doing that.
|Comment #38 by Cooljoe|
Friday, September 16, 2011 @ 08:19:45 PM
Well, either way it'll be easy. Either we wait for events or we spot for our teammates. Easy. Besides, the spotting in this ul get me ready for the spotting in bf3 1 way or anotha.
|Comment #39 by Nath3636|
Saturday, September 17, 2011 @ 07:34:14 AM
|Comment #40 by Iniquus|
Saturday, September 17, 2011 @ 01:57:23 PM
no the spotter medal is for spotting, the war supporter medal is for attending gears of war 3 events which what i assume is stuff like double xp and stuff like that. there is a site that has a list of what the medals are and descriptions for each. why would they name the achievment socialite if it was for spotting?
|Comment #41 by xzgodzzx|
Monday, September 19, 2011 @ 07:20:42 AM
I dont even know yet what a spot assist is.. But we will see tommorow..
|Comment #42 by Vindicator51|
Monday, September 19, 2011 @ 03:49:41 PM
I just unlocked this by getting the Onyx Medal. It's possibly a bug or something.
|Comment #43 by tru89x|
Monday, September 19, 2011 @ 06:20:21 PM
This is actually pretty easy to get because they are doing a launch event right now and all you have to do is play so many matches during an event going on. This is also how you get the Golden Gear skin for multiplayer is play 5 matches during this. So if you play enough matches this first week you can probably get this by the end of the week.
|Comment #44 by xXNINJEDIXx|
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 @ 05:53:37 AM
Check the Event Calendar, it will show you upcoming events, just play enough events and eventually you will get it.
|Comment #45 by Hybridchld|
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 @ 03:46:12 PM
@43 you get Onyx for playing in 30 different events not 30 games during an event.
@42 yeah there was a bug thats since been patched that let some people get this earlier, enjoy being on of the few people with this for the next few months.
|Comment #46 by DENAz666|
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 @ 09:35:35 PM
Seems to be glitching for me :( I got the ribbon for completing one, but its not showing up in my ribbon list... even though its telling me that I have a new ribbon!
Hopefully it'll have fixed itself when i log on tonight :)
|Comment #47 by PsychoticMunkey|
Thursday, September 22, 2011 @ 08:47:32 AM
Yeah same here, Its not an Onyx Medal, but my stats say I have a new ribbon but nothing new shows up when I go through the list. I would hate to try and get all of the Onyx medals. That would take forever.
|Comment #48 by theIncredible|
Thursday, September 22, 2011 @ 02:32:09 PM
I don't think it's a ribbon you get, it's progress in the medal section.
|Comment #49 by Jeduah|
Thursday, September 22, 2011 @ 07:57:17 PM
I always forget to do this, I don't know why.I guess I'm just not used to clicking the left thumbs stick :p
|Comment #50 by scmark15|
Friday, September 23, 2011 @ 04:17:19 AM
The glitch is known by epic staff...The (i) shows up because of the Golden Wings Week event currently going on. It will disappear everytime to dashboard or restart Gears, but will return after your first Versus Match
|Comment #51 by AfterTheFire|
Friday, September 23, 2011 @ 02:04:37 PM
It isn't for spotting
It is for participating in Gears Community events
Everyone has 1/5 because you played the Beta
Other community events are going to when they have special playlists like bunny heads and big heads.
Things like big heads and bunny heads aren't going to be integrated into every playlist like they were in the beta, they are going to have their own playlists. when you play in the playlist it will give you another one up.
Right now, most people have 1/5 cause of the beta.
Play in big head mode (or any playlist like it) when it is launched and you'll then have 2/5
|Comment #52 by dab198|
Friday, September 23, 2011 @ 07:52:18 PM
It'll certainly take a while to get the Onyx medal anyway, depending on how often the events take place, and just how many are needed for that level of medal.
Interesting tactic to keep people coming back to Gears 3 though.
|Comment #53 by Lonegunman718|
Sunday, September 25, 2011 @ 01:32:26 PM
i am at 8/10 they pop up randomly, can someone post the thread on the epic forums explaining it?
|Comment #54 by The Sixth Noble|
Sunday, September 25, 2011 @ 05:43:05 PM
most people have 1/5 because there is an event for the first week GoW3 is open, just by playing in a match you unlock golden weapon skins, not for participating in the beta, because i did and only have 1/5 ;)
|Comment #55 by mommas pwn tang|
Sunday, September 25, 2011 @ 06:41:06 PM
Anyone know how many events a month they're going to do?
|Comment #56 by justG0Twicked|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 12:13:29 AM
how have people already unlocked this then? look at the guy from Sweden at the top of the Leaderboards..............you need 5 events just to get to bronze........and he already has Onyx? WTF????
|Comment #57 by XDIRTYJX|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 07:47:11 AM
|Comment #58 by Khazrak|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 07:49:20 AM
It was bugged, Epic have already patched it. You could get the Onyx medal from playing in matches vs bots, or versus online. It was supposed to be for taking part in events (check the Events Calendar in game).
Shouldn't be too hard, but you now only get one 'mark' per event, no matter how many times you take part in it.
|Comment #59 by awesomer|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 12:43:16 PM
Does anyone know when the next event is
|Comment #60 by KB Phoenix|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 06:35:12 PM
@59 i believe its oct-7
|Comment #61 by DENAz666|
Monday, September 26, 2011 @ 09:47:32 PM
@56 yeah it was bugged dude, people were able to unlock it early
|Comment #62 by Teh Lederhosen Hero|
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 @ 05:48:12 AM
Yeah guys as someone mentioned before it's not for spotting
to get Achievement you need to participate in 30 events, that will be coming up in the gears of war 3 event calender.
|Comment #63 by Kanzen Shikaze|
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 @ 09:26:54 AM
i played match making and didn't get credit for the event. wtf? did i miss something?
|Comment #64 by Blood Poison|
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 @ 04:19:14 PM
u just fail then
|Comment #65 by SUPERNOVACG|
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 @ 11:58:14 PM
just don't retire this one, and keep up on the events, I know I will. love it :)
|Comment #66 by Obi-Brown|
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 @ 10:04:22 PM
looking forward to doing these events. they are usually the most fun times to play gears online
|Comment #67 by Kazuma Prime|
Thursday, September 29, 2011 @ 01:00:42 PM
Well all we can do is hope Epic doesn't spread them out and makes them far more often than they did with Gears of War 2. Wasn't it something along the lines of 20 to 30 XP events over a year? Personally I dont want to be trying to get this achievement a year from now, a few months maybe but not THAT long.
|Comment #68 by XirishninjazX|
Friday, September 30, 2011 @ 02:33:51 PM
how do you get this?
|Comment #69 by PARTYB0Y|
Friday, September 30, 2011 @ 03:53:28 PM
#7 has it right its for participating in Gears of War or Epic events online
|Comment #70 by CraKeL|
Friday, September 30, 2011 @ 05:50:32 PM
So basically this going to take at least a year as there are only 2-3 advents per month ;?
|Comment #71 by masterdragul|
Saturday, October 01, 2011 @ 03:41:10 AM
This achievement is for beating a number of arcade chapters, not spotting enemies.
|Comment #72 by masterdragul|
Saturday, October 01, 2011 @ 03:44:22 AM
Nevermind my above post. Wrong Achievement page. Excuse Moi.
|Comment #73 by CurbstompCake|
Saturday, October 01, 2011 @ 05:03:52 PM
Ahhhhhh.I wanna see the golden gear.Can you get a bot (CP) to have it,because they can be Commando Dom,and such...
|Comment #74 by Lothra|
Monday, October 03, 2011 @ 02:51:50 PM
@73, yeah the bots can be golden gears, there nothing special though, look just like the rregular gear but with a gold helmet.
|Comment #75 by noahd2|
Tuesday, October 04, 2011 @ 10:24:51 AM
You only need 5 for the achivment :P
|Comment #76 by Brind Amour|
Tuesday, October 04, 2011 @ 09:00:35 PM
@75 It's 5 for Bronze War Supporter, 30 for Onyx.
|Comment #77 by Brind Amour|
Tuesday, October 04, 2011 @ 09:02:35 PM
@74 Aren't they also voiced by Isaiah Mustafa (i.e. Old Spice Guy)?
|Comment #78 by XxDrUNkNsNipExX|
Thursday, October 06, 2011 @ 04:09:32 PM
does anyone know how it registers that you were playing the event?
second you join a game? certain amount of kills? amount of games played?
|Comment #79 by ST4RSCRE4M84|
Friday, October 07, 2011 @ 10:16:13 AM
i have played in the event and it his not give me it
|Comment #80 by macachia|
Friday, October 07, 2011 @ 01:26:30 PM
played big head mode but nothing seems recorded on gow3. Anyone? cheers!
|Comment #81 by Obi-Brown|
Friday, October 07, 2011 @ 01:46:38 PM
played TDM and horde with big heads, still not had the event added to my war supporter medal, still just got 1 from launch day.
|Comment #82 by Obi-Brown|
Friday, October 07, 2011 @ 02:04:03 PM
got it now. at the end of a big head mode match, i got a columbus day event ribbon
|Comment #83 by XxDrUNkNsNipExX|
Saturday, October 08, 2011 @ 09:19:22 AM
yea got it too. all you have to do is play 1 game of "big head" mode and at
the end you will get a ribbon called "columbus day event" or something and
if you look in your medals for "war supporter" it will say 2/5
|Comment #84 by Brenttouza|
Sunday, October 09, 2011 @ 02:44:38 PM
This will take a long time D:
Not going for Seriously 3.0 at all.
|Comment #85 by eyepullout|
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 @ 07:29:49 AM
This is going to take forever to get! I might as well accept the fact that this one and Seriously 3.0 won't be accomplished for me, oh well.
|Comment #86 by SirCa3per|
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 @ 09:30:46 AM
I think there a glitch to get this achievement, one of my friends has a full
1000G for this game already
|Comment #87 by lmoggy|
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 @ 06:49:44 AM
how do some people have this already? theres only been 2 events
|Comment #88 by MrHarribo96|
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 @ 10:04:56 AM
I agree boosted/modded maybe ??
|Comment #89 by freelance1986|
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 @ 03:51:41 PM
its a glitch that was patched day one, where every match played counted as a special event... so in theory if you cleared your cache and didnt install the update then you "may" still be able to do it.
how people have seriously 3.0 already i dont know, but i really doubt it was legit... either glitched or hacked... ive played alot and im only at rank 75 with 23 onyx.
|Comment #90 by SirCa3per|
Thursday, October 13, 2011 @ 05:48:05 AM
yeah, he glitched, according to his achievements, he was level 100 before
he was level 25 or 50
|Comment #91 by Grim Jim|
Thursday, October 13, 2011 @ 08:28:42 AM
Christ, an I thought Seriously 2.0 was bad.
|Comment #92 by bryanrocks14|
Friday, October 14, 2011 @ 01:29:29 PM
can u just play in the same event 30 times?...like right now its a torgue bow game, could u just play 30 mathces of it?
|Comment #93 by bryanrocks14|
Friday, October 14, 2011 @ 02:29:28 PM
cause apparently some people already have this achievemnt
|Comment #94 by RemkoX360|
Friday, October 14, 2011 @ 03:48:28 PM
i doubt it, because if u dont apply the patch u cant play online, which is needed to participate in the event.
no. 30 events, 1 match on each event day, will unlock this achievement.
there are (so far) 2 events each week. that means 15 weeks, or 4 months to complete this, if u play on all event-days.
|Comment #95 by nichollsy97|
Saturday, October 15, 2011 @ 07:17:39 AM
how are ppl gettin this achievement already????
|Comment #96 by Ravenskull666|
Monday, October 17, 2011 @ 03:11:43 PM
@95 because it was glitched.
|Comment #97 by LFC legend|
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 @ 07:06:17 PM
People have this achievement because when the game was pre-release it was glitched where every match they played gave them 1 towards this medal. They fixed it so now you get one once an event which are only weekend events too. Ticker Tuesday didnt count as an event according to Cliffy B
|Comment #98 by take yp off|
Thursday, October 20, 2011 @ 09:59:01 AM
just wait for it :(
|Comment #99 by zxcvbnm140|
Thursday, October 20, 2011 @ 03:00:04 PM
The onyx is 30 community events
My friend is a hacker but ont for achievements
|Comment #100 by Panzer Russell|
Thursday, October 20, 2011 @ 08:51:23 PM
It will come in time
|Comment #101 by Reaver Liem|
Friday, October 21, 2011 @ 10:12:10 AM
This achievement/Medal will take forever
|Comment #102 by tlpip24|
Saturday, October 22, 2011 @ 07:16:35 PM
this one i'll probably never get. events are spread out over too long of a period
|Comment #103 by Nr392|
Sunday, October 23, 2011 @ 08:22:02 PM
nuiscence... (probably spelled it wrong idc
|Comment #104 by evildeceptacon|
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 @ 08:51:44 PM
i was robbed for two of these,ticker tuesday and the bow on deathmatch(forgot name). so fix this xbox
|Comment #105 by evildeceptacon|
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 @ 08:55:07 PM
wow #97 it was that bad, holy glitch, thats like in my nascar game the day it came out it was giving you 17sec laps around daytona, it takes
56 sec to get around it. maybe we should be game testers!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
|Comment #106 by Falloutsider|
Friday, October 28, 2011 @ 01:25:09 PM
yea any horde events dont count for me, on the cheevo only the
versus events count for me anyway weird, dosnt bother me seen as i
play versus most days
|Comment #107 by DeltaDood|
Saturday, October 29, 2011 @ 07:09:50 PM
Hmm simply playing 30 events? Easy 70G!!
|Comment #108 by BluffDarqfox|
Sunday, October 30, 2011 @ 06:31:23 AM
Im on 12/30 events >_>
|Comment #109 by LPHeadstrong|
Wednesday, November 02, 2011 @ 02:23:33 PM
Boom Snipes is the Halloween one! Pumpkin head was a one day thing! Pretty sure weekend or longer events are what count towards it! Not sure if Alpha counts towards it! As in can you play Alpha during an event to unlock it! Still versus so probably! Just not horde!
|Comment #110 by jlpubarch|
Thursday, November 03, 2011 @ 04:10:35 PM
This game will be the last 'Gears' game for awhile...Epic admitted this. They are trying to create some longevity for this game. I know some people want all 1000G right away, but this is not the game for that. You're going to have to check in on it now and then.
|Comment #111 by TheStevenJames|
Saturday, November 05, 2011 @ 01:57:36 AM
Don't be jealous but out of nowhere, this achievement UNLOCKED while I was boosting the Warzone matches. I was so not expecting that. Thanks Epic for a freebie, but it's not fair to everyone else.
|Comment #112 by UgLSpiDeRMaN|
Saturday, November 05, 2011 @ 10:55:27 AM
Guys I'm playing can you dig it right now and for every match its counting as an event!!
|Comment #113 by V MRBEAN V|
Saturday, November 05, 2011 @ 03:01:14 PM
Got this twice in two days :D
|Comment #114 by skenny16|
Saturday, November 05, 2011 @ 07:26:28 PM
This is working so easy since the new dlc has been out. Every private match I'm playing is counting 2wards this. Think epic has a problem and no bout is. So if I was you all. Get on it b4 they fix it. As I just got it whilst boosting.
|Comment #115 by Metallichepe|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 10:24:12 AM
Ok so this happened:Before playing the event ranked can you dig it? On nov 4 I was 6/10 and I already played the event the day that came (Friday) and I got the ribbon then I played ranked on the sunday morning and I counted now I'm 7/10 so let's see what happens at the end of sunday
|Comment #116 by Metallichepe|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 10:37:32 AM
But something that I don't understand is that I always play the event on Fridays because that day is the event is Playable and then sat or sun I play the event ranked and It never counted extra like today (nov 6) so it still glitched and I'm getting the achievement because is glitches and it's different when people glitched seriously 2.0 this is like the player doesn't know so it's not like my achievements are back to 0 this is the good glitch lol
|Comment #117 by E vee dub|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 02:13:55 PM
Same here, I unlocked the Onyx "War Supporter" medal and didn't even know it.
Unlocked on Nov 6th, 2011.
I was playing Wingman games over and over for kills.
I've earned the Onyx for this medal twice now.
|Comment #118 by BKLortz|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 05:05:39 PM
This also happened for me - I was playing private CTL games between two players. But it only worked for the player who was not the host. Also, both players need to change teams a few times (Y button) before the start of the match for it to work.
It seems Epic caught this and corrected it though - I can't get it to happen again. I had let my system just run idle matches for hours. When I came back to check my onyx War Supporter medal had a "6" under it and stopped at 15. I collected 30K exp every time it turned over.
|Comment #119 by W C Aries|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 10:47:15 PM
The onxy just popped for me also. One less medal to get I guess.
|Comment #120 by EliteAssassin45|
Sunday, November 06, 2011 @ 11:46:36 PM
Um, is this supposed to happen?? im playing private matches atm, and im getting war supporter?? im so confused lol
|Comment #121 by Metallichepe|
Monday, November 07, 2011 @ 08:20:42 AM
I was playing and i got 24/30 i didnt finish because of my connection
|Comment #122 by Scott Ad Rock|
Monday, November 07, 2011 @ 09:21:03 AM
No it's not supposed to happen, just take it while you can and be glad you
don't have to play the events in order to get all the cheevos in this game
1000/1000 is actually attainable now with this freebie. Still working as of
|Comment #123 by grantandsherri|
Monday, November 07, 2011 @ 12:06:49 PM
I got this one by anccident. I set my system to Local and 2 controllers so i could get some of the 10,000 matches out of the way. I went to bed and woke up the next day, checked my medals and there it was. I emailed epic about this. No response yet. I have not been banned or warned because it was something that was out of my control. This is only my 3rd onxy medal for the 65 needed... and i am only lvl55.
|Comment #124 by steven605448|
Friday, November 11, 2011 @ 02:28:12 AM
same happen to me on ctl im kind of nervous hope i dont get banned.
|Comment #125 by Akira1908|
Friday, November 11, 2011 @ 07:03:22 PM
same here. but i unlock this todaj playing deathmatch with friend. but funny thing we earn this, but other friend not -_-
|Comment #126 by ZER0SUPERMAN|
Saturday, November 12, 2011 @ 05:59:08 PM
It's Epic's fault, not ours. We will not be banned.
|Comment #127 by kineticmeercat|
Monday, November 14, 2011 @ 02:10:27 AM
This glitch was still working yesterday 13/11 got the achievement :) so if anyone after this achievement i suggest you get involved while you can
|Comment #128 by Zeke the Xbot|
Monday, November 14, 2011 @ 11:29:43 AM
This achievement is still glitched just got it yesterday where every match counted who knows how long this glitch will last before Epic patches it so if anyone wants to get this done play the next event playlist as much as possible. FYI sometimes exiting out of a match and going back in after it starts glitching will stop it and vice versa, it may start glitching again if it isn't and u exit out and go back to the playlist.
|Comment #129 by Pay4NameChange|
Thursday, November 17, 2011 @ 04:53:51 AM
#130 - Does the playlist have to be an event playlist? They just made a patch this wednesday, lame test made me miss out.
|Comment #130 by Pay4NameChange|
Thursday, November 17, 2011 @ 06:18:09 AM
Basically I can't get it, and I think it's because there isn't an event on right now, but none of the walk throughs say there must be an event, and many say you need the DLC....
So confusing....guess I'll have to wait until the next event.
|Comment #131 by MysticMidnite04|
Friday, November 18, 2011 @ 02:40:17 AM
New event goes live in a few hours, should be able to see if the glitch is still working. *fingers crossed*
|Comment #132 by mwalz9|
Friday, November 18, 2011 @ 01:37:56 PM
Te glitch is not working. Apparently they patched it. However, they also patched it so you cant even get credit for playing the event legit! LoL
|Comment #133 by Pay4NameChange|
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 @ 07:28:58 AM
What event was going on last weekend? Not all events count (e.g. Ticker Tuesday).
|Comment #134 by griefrapids|
Thursday, November 24, 2011 @ 04:51:10 PM
Last weekend was Stabs and Nabs I think or something goofy, I just played Thanksgibbing and I was 9/10 legit (obviously) and it didn't unlock...
|Comment #135 by Pay4NameChange|
Thursday, November 24, 2011 @ 05:57:01 PM
I got Thanksgibbing, and tried the glitch, but no success. They patched it and I never got the achievement... ;-( Just read about it 2 days too late.
|Comment #136 by sickboy1|
Friday, November 25, 2011 @ 10:36:32 AM
I've played today (Thanksgibbing) and it didn't count... WTF is wrong with it???
|Comment #137 by Black Dahlia|
Sunday, November 27, 2011 @ 07:25:23 PM
what was the glitch? i got like 15/20 at moment and didnt do anything? somehow got like 8 in the first day or 2? also how do you get your tag to appear when you comment, also why is my tag in top right like 6000G short?
|Comment #138 by Black Dahlia|
Monday, November 28, 2011 @ 02:25:23 PM
Thanksgibbing didnt count for me either, had about 8 games last night, tried booting to dash, restarting console, mate jumps on halfway through game, boom pops instantly. glitchy.
|Comment #139 by SuperiorViper|
Monday, December 05, 2011 @ 05:08:14 AM
|Comment #140 by Oversig|
Monday, December 05, 2011 @ 05:19:11 PM
Thanksgibbing did'nt count for me either.
This is my rifle did though only 9/10 now.
Does anyone have 10/10 ???
|Comment #141 by BlindReaper|
Tuesday, December 06, 2011 @ 01:55:08 AM
I do, I'm currently 10/10
|Comment #142 by Oversig|
Thursday, December 08, 2011 @ 12:25:46 PM
My 1080 should be 1150 Because of the thanksgibbing glitch.
How can I get this fixed?
|Comment #143 by xXNINJEDIXx|
Thursday, December 08, 2011 @ 08:36:53 PM
Thanksgibbing worked for me, had to play about 5 matches though before it worked. Ticker Tuesday didn't work for me though..
|Comment #144 by BlindReaper|
Friday, December 09, 2011 @ 10:12:24 PM
They all worked for me so far, hopefully they keep working :)
|Comment #145 by brokaliv|
Saturday, December 10, 2011 @ 08:04:47 AM
I can't get any events to count since Halloween. I'm still stuck at 6 and I have played every single event multiple times. The ribbon shows up for playing it and when I look at the War Supporter medal it stays at 6 the whole time. Anyone having this severe of a problem?
|Comment #146 by EagleRico|
Sunday, December 11, 2011 @ 06:33:57 AM
if the events aint counting for you clear your system cache worked for me.
|Comment #147 by DancingCorndog|
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 @ 12:26:57 PM
I'm having a similar problem. I would like to try to clear my system cache, but couldn't figure out how to do it. Could you tell me what menu it would be under, that would help a lot, thank you.
|Comment #148 by kSlice|
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 @ 10:15:41 PM
ugh i have such a long way to go on this only at 8/10
|Comment #149 by brokaliv|
Thursday, December 22, 2011 @ 07:32:33 PM
I Think that worked, clearing the cache, thanks a lot EagleRico.
DancingCorndog go to system settings (all the way to the right) and select memory; Highlight the hard drive and then press Y to go to options and select clear cache. You will have to redownload all your game updates everytime a you play any of your games but it seemed to help me.
Getting them usually playing about 4 or 6 full matches now. (Gearsmas Part 2 and Part 3)
|Comment #150 by L Invictus|
Friday, December 23, 2011 @ 04:52:32 PM
I'm a bit unsure; how many of these events should we have completed by now? Also, what exactly was the event for Gearsmas, Part 1?
|Comment #151 by mullfamily|
Saturday, December 24, 2011 @ 04:52:01 AM
@152 I believe the first part was brothers to the end where it was a 2v2 tdm. As for your first question I am unaware because I already have rank 25 onyx of this medal from the weekend when every game counted as an event.
|Comment #152 by XevolicecreamX|
Saturday, December 24, 2011 @ 12:11:06 PM
1000 spots? LOL.. this is gonna take forever.. any suggestions
|Comment #153 by casademorte|
Saturday, December 24, 2011 @ 03:12:18 PM
Getting sick of playing these stupid events and not having them count.
|Comment #154 by Nemesisdef|
Friday, December 30, 2011 @ 01:47:35 PM
This Achievement is going to take forever...I only get credit Once every time an event comes along. No matter how many I play turning the event. ;/
|Comment #155 by Panzer Russell|
Tuesday, January 03, 2012 @ 08:34:31 PM
@154 Read the previous 100 or so comments!!!!!!!!!!! It is for events not spotting. Can no one ready anymore?
|Comment #156 by duckonabike|
Wednesday, January 04, 2012 @ 01:53:16 PM
Do these events have to be on the calendar, or can it be any event playlist they have? Like right now there is the playlist "We're all Stranded now", but it's not counting for me. I cleared my system cache though and it finally updated my calendar, and the event listed is for this weekend, "Stranded KOTH." So I guess my question is, is it only weekend events that count?
|Comment #157 by Miko88|
Thursday, January 05, 2012 @ 11:59:44 AM
Right now I only have 3, Apparently you have to get 30to get this, could anyone please tell me if it's possible for me to still get this assuming i need to play in 27 more calendar events? I dont quite get this acheivement,but if it's still possible for me to get 27 more then please post if it is :D thanks
|Comment #158 by MasterGazelle|
Friday, January 06, 2012 @ 10:19:19 AM
Today was another event that isn't an event. For pity's sake Epic this cheevie should not be a bloody guessing game as to which events count. It was bad enough that the 12 days of of Gearsmas turned into 'guess which days get you credit'.
|Comment #159 by Tomo619|
Friday, January 06, 2012 @ 06:30:28 PM
Today's takes me to 15. Not missed one have I?
|Comment #160 by Dayv00|
Saturday, January 07, 2012 @ 05:29:11 PM
I bought Gears 3 last week, I played Stranded KOTH today and it didn't count, what's required to do to get a damned credit!?!?
|Comment #161 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, January 08, 2012 @ 10:10:34 AM
I think all weekend events count towards this, but the ribbons just aren't popping. I think when they patched the original problem, it messed it up for the legit earners too. So if ur not getting the ribbon, clear your cache as said above, and it should work. I'm having this problem every week since December. And @156, you only get one medal per event, not per match.
@159, there is normally one event per week, so if it is 30ribbons, that will take 30 weeks. Hope this helps.
So frustrated that its not working properly.
|Comment #162 by Miko88|
Sunday, January 08, 2012 @ 11:18:15 AM
@163 thanks alot, I now have 4 because of the Stranded KOTH this week, i will check each week thank you
|Comment #163 by StOoGiEmEiStEr|
Thursday, January 19, 2012 @ 12:53:28 AM
Apparently everyone glitched this when they could, they also abused this glitch to level up prestige twice, what i mean is, there is 2 ways, 1 is to get the ribbon and unplug ur lan cable, so it doesnt upload that u got the ribbon so u can do it infinite times on 1 ribbon, and still counts, the other is to go offline clear ur HDD cache play capture the leader(or whatever the default first offline event was) and repeat that infinite times, for the socialite achievement, and to also get the 30000 experience per match from recieving the socialite onyx medal EVERY SINGLE MATCH, < really fast levels and this is how the world first people do it. i havent tried it yet but am going too since u cant get banned for it apparently.
|Comment #164 by Malik Tim|
Thursday, January 19, 2012 @ 11:28:02 AM
man i like the ting
|Comment #165 by Miko88|
Friday, January 20, 2012 @ 02:56:38 AM
@165 tell me if it works, I would like to try it, as I only need Seriously 3.0, this and Re up for 100% on this game.
|Comment #166 by MasterGazelle|
Friday, January 20, 2012 @ 08:45:35 AM
so is there a ribbon this weekend? if so which playlist?
|Comment #167 by MasterGazelle|
Friday, January 20, 2012 @ 08:47:27 AM
so is there a ribbon this weekend? if so which playlist?
|Comment #168 by three daug|
Friday, January 27, 2012 @ 12:17:45 PM
i see lots of events but all for fenix rising players wtf am i not eentitled to an achievement cos im not that dedicated
|Comment #169 by MasterGazelle|
Friday, January 27, 2012 @ 08:41:02 PM
@170 don't worry about it. none of them are giving ribbons anyway
|Comment #170 by hiijacked|
Saturday, January 28, 2012 @ 02:04:35 PM
ok i saw that there was a glitched way to get this back in november but does anyone know if that still works or of any other way to get this without having to wait. thanks
|Comment #171 by three daug|
Saturday, January 28, 2012 @ 08:36:34 PM
im gonna check if it works on next event im only at 10 events and dont want to keep checkin in
|Comment #172 by lostradomous|
Saturday, January 28, 2012 @ 10:44:36 PM
ive been playing nashty weekend and its not unlocking. is this not an event? i cleared cache just bebore i started playing
|Comment #173 by RynoRhino|
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 @ 10:27:01 AM
@174 that is not an event. just epic trying to mix things up a bit. thank god for it. the hammerburst playlist was quite fun for me.
|Comment #174 by lostradomous|
Saturday, February 04, 2012 @ 12:46:40 AM
@175 thank that helps. i assume the torque bow is as well... quick headshots with the hammer burst was fun. however i just jumped onto a game of horde that was already in play when the round was finished i recieved a ribbon for playing an event. calender hasnt changed... i didnt go to the hoarde menue maybe i missed. weird or just me?
|Comment #175 by ArmedJet Stream|
Monday, February 06, 2012 @ 02:23:54 PM
I really would like Epic to update the event calendar every week for this. It would help if they told if an event would count or not for the medal.
|Comment #176 by three daug|
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 @ 10:39:30 AM
this is stupid have they just given up on the events or what, would they at least make one last one and let us boost it if that is the case
|Comment #177 by a blg beard|
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 @ 11:50:19 PM
@177 i agree
they used to for every event but now u pretty much have to check everyday
|Comment #178 by three daug|
Saturday, February 11, 2012 @ 03:59:01 PM
they dnt broadcast it but every weekend there is a ribbon just for playing something, so!
|Comment #179 by three daug|
Saturday, February 11, 2012 @ 04:01:33 PM
post here if you notice one midweek or giving one ribbon per match instead of one per weekend, itl be easier to track!
|Comment #180 by murph3286|
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 @ 12:25:27 PM
yeah this is going to take forever
|Comment #181 by kSlice|
Sunday, March 18, 2012 @ 10:49:39 PM
i got one like 2 days ago up to 11 now i think, still gona be a while
|Comment #182 by Oversig|
Friday, March 30, 2012 @ 10:00:32 PM
This one is totally BS!
Almost all of my friends have it already.
Wish it would glitch for me also!
|Comment #183 by kSlice|
Saturday, March 31, 2012 @ 02:47:04 AM
Yeah same here, I'm only up to 14, its going to take forever
|Comment #184 by The Phantom888|
Saturday, March 31, 2012 @ 02:53:09 AM
biggest BS i had it on 20/30 than everything got reset
|Comment #185 by it Aint EZBN Me|
Saturday, March 31, 2012 @ 06:42:03 PM
worst. gears. achievement. ever!
|Comment #186 by kSlice|
Monday, April 02, 2012 @ 11:52:36 PM
Why cant they just have like a week of events or at least more than one a week, most people have it already from the glitche.
|Comment #187 by Raziel452369|
Monday, April 09, 2012 @ 04:36:03 PM
Its not that bad if you play mp alot im at 27/30 right now most weekends have an event and sometimes fri sat and sun have an event as for the people getting reset i feel your pain gears 2 reset me 3 times just stick with it and enjoy the crazy heads you get to wear for the holidays
|Comment #188 by Tallnvyne|
Thursday, April 12, 2012 @ 01:23:58 AM
Does anybody have a list of all 30 required?
|Comment #189 by XxPikachu 95xX|
Sunday, April 15, 2012 @ 01:52:18 AM
could someone send me a message every time theres a gear event on? i really like gears but not enough to go on it every single day so i dont want to miss any events an screw up this cheevo. GT: XxPikachu 95xX
|Comment #190 by Milamb|
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 @ 04:35:29 AM
Got this legitimately last weekend.
|Comment #191 by Swifterz|
Monday, April 23, 2012 @ 11:12:20 PM
Is there any hope of me getting this onyx medal now when I only have 9/30? I don't want to want all the others and miss out on seriously 3.0 because there are no longer enough events planned..
|Comment #192 by Deathly Hustle|
Friday, April 27, 2012 @ 07:51:23 PM
Can Anyone Tell Me What's Beta Mean?? & How I Unlocked Beacuse I Dn't Have It Thanxxx People :)
|Comment #193 by Swifterz|
Tuesday, May 01, 2012 @ 09:34:32 AM
you have to have participated in the beta to earn that medal, but it is NOT required to earn seriously 3.0.
|Comment #194 by toandadestroyer|
Saturday, May 12, 2012 @ 12:24:25 AM
for those who dont already know, gears events happen every weekend just play the special weekend map at least once. Playlist usually goes up on friday and ends on sunday
|Comment #195 by Yoishi|
Thursday, May 17, 2012 @ 10:12:54 PM
There's an event every Friday, you don't even have to play the event, just play any game type you want on Friday, and you should get one every week.
Tomorrow is Friday, that will be my 25th. Then just five more weeks... Yay...
|Comment #196 by Hellbringer|
Sunday, May 20, 2012 @ 09:07:29 AM
Yeah, I'm at 27/30. Playing on Friday seems to be the best time to do it, vice Saturday or Sunday. Sometimes, there's an all weekend event, but it appears that Friday is the only for sure event time. Unfortunately for me, I can't always get on Gears on a Friday night (and it shows).
|Comment #197 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, May 20, 2012 @ 02:34:58 PM
I'm at 27/30 also and playing this Sunday its just not popped up! I've cleared the Cache so don't know what to do. That's a weekend missed now and I would have been on 28/30 :(
|Comment #198 by Oversig|
Sunday, May 20, 2012 @ 09:49:53 PM
29/30 & I've heard that it will start again from the beginning.
Which is total BS since I did not miss any events to begin with.the one's I never got was due to it cheating me out of them!!!
|Comment #199 by Capt_Ron CFH 01|
Monday, May 21, 2012 @ 11:48:47 AM
I'm at 14 so far but didn't get anything for the weekend of May 18-20. I played on both Friday night and most of Saturday. The event appears to have been Raven Down 24/7 (gnashers only) which I had already played a few weeks ago...maybe that why I didn't get a ribbon for the weekend.
|Comment #200 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, May 27, 2012 @ 02:45:00 PM
Why would it start again though? And it didn't pop again this week for me again.
|Comment #201 by karlf1987|
Saturday, June 02, 2012 @ 05:44:53 PM
can someone explain somethin to me. this achievement is one of the original, which Microsoft rules state have got to be available without purchasing anything accept the game, yet all the events get played on the forces of nature playlist which leaves the achievement unattainable for people without it - explain that? i have the dlc so not a prob for me but i know 4 people without it
|Comment #202 by gooderz21|
Tuesday, June 05, 2012 @ 04:14:12 PM
It doesn't matter what match you play on which ever playlist you chose, as long as it's an online public match that you play during the event, you'll still get the event ribbon and it'll still count to the war supporter medal. Before I had forces of nature, I'd get them from playing public horde.
|Comment #203 by BFMV Jay|
Wednesday, June 06, 2012 @ 01:48:08 PM
Ok can someone help me out I'm at 27/30 I should of had it last Friday but for some reason the last 3 weekends it hasnt counted me playing in the events, if u no anything to help please ke me at bfmv jay
|Comment #204 by Diko Wato|
Thursday, June 07, 2012 @ 02:27:00 PM
Ive been on 29/30 for about 4-5, keep on playing events but nothing happens!
|Comment #205 by hardcore shake|
Friday, June 08, 2012 @ 11:39:34 PM
same problem here, last 3 weeks without special ribbon
|Comment #206 by JustRomanAround|
Saturday, June 09, 2012 @ 03:10:55 AM
Hmm, have played about 10 online VERSES matches yesterday and another 5 today, including One Shot One Kill and it hasn't registered as an event for my socialite achievement - I'm still at 7, the same as I was 2 weeks ago. Anyone have any news on whether there's a bug or a glitch?
|Comment #207 by BrutexCHieftain|
Saturday, June 09, 2012 @ 01:05:05 PM
im stuck on 23 for 4 weeks now. this will be week 5. WHAT THE F IS WRONG!!!!!!!!!!!!!
|Comment #208 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, June 10, 2012 @ 04:00:46 AM
I have not been able to get the last 3 weeks worth, but IT WORKED THIS WEEKEND with the one shot one kill ribbon. I tried it just now and I just went on normal team deathmatch and it popped on an original map. Hope it works for u all too!
|Comment #209 by STONE DEVIL|
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 @ 12:12:08 PM
This is such a broken bullshit achievement. Thanks for nothing EPIC.
|Comment #210 by ItsLowKey|
Thursday, June 14, 2012 @ 07:15:51 PM
I'm also at 24/30 and would be at 28/30 if they actually counted...
|Comment #211 by Aku|
Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 06:39:36 AM
29/30 and STOP. Damn ;
|Comment #212 by bLaWsTeiN|
Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 08:15:12 AM
I'm 25/30 weeks and does a lot of events that does not appear to me! someone else is with this problem? is possible that the epic is not going to fix it?
|Comment #213 by TheSilvermaster|
Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 03:55:37 PM
Hey I am currently at 20/30 for War Supporter and the last few events have worked for me. Up until the last two weeks last week there was a playlist called "One Shot, One Kill" which I remember being one of the first War Supporter events way back about a month After Gears 3 came out or so. So I think they are recycling the events they have already done. God this is Left 4 Dead 2's Mutation achievement all over again I hate achievements like this because you are always at the Mercy of the developer to get off their ass and make new events. Also I have tried Clearing my system cache it doesn't do anything.
|Comment #214 by BFMV Jay|
Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 04:18:18 PM
Yeah same here cleared my cache,
but for the last 5 weeks it hasn't counted for me
I would of had it by now >:(
Fix this damn problem
|Comment #215 by Grohlvana|
Friday, June 22, 2012 @ 02:33:41 PM
I just read all 217 comments before mine and no one has mentioned this; why when I view the Event Calendar in the Gears menu does it show the same events no matter what week it is, and every event on that list has already past?
Where are you guys seeing these updated event lists because I sure as hell am not?
|Comment #216 by Lord-nimod|
Saturday, June 23, 2012 @ 10:15:19 AM
29/30 for me too:(
it has not counted for me in the last 3 weeks damn!
|Comment #217 by hardcore shake|
Friday, June 29, 2012 @ 10:27:32 PM
over 1 month and no achievement, EPIC can go to hell .___.
|Comment #218 by FORDYI|
Saturday, June 30, 2012 @ 07:26:03 AM
Anyone know what the event is this week? I'm sure we all would be very grateful if you do find out and post it here :)
|Comment #219 by FrankRenegade29|
Saturday, June 30, 2012 @ 08:55:06 AM
i'm stuck at 29/30 for the last six weeks now. So much rage...Epic Fail Epic
@218 : Me neither. The event calendar has not been updated since Mars 27.
|Comment #220 by BFMV Jay|
Saturday, June 30, 2012 @ 02:36:10 PM
So after 8 weeks I finally got a ribbo now I'm at 28/30
It was called " judgement is coming"
Sum1 told me the are recycling the ribbons
There was 35 original weeks, and they restarted and they e at like week 7 or 8
They also said that depending on what weeks u missed are the ones u can actually get
Cuz u can't get the same week of ribbon twice
|Comment #221 by Aversion|
Tuesday, July 03, 2012 @ 09:52:26 PM
Seems as if the events are just not enough for this ..
|Comment #222 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, July 08, 2012 @ 03:35:05 AM
@223 how do u know u can't earn the same ribbon more than once? It makes a lot of sense and is the first rational theory so far as to why we are not getting these the second time around. The trouble is, I'm on 28/30 and have no idea which ones I'm missing.
The only way to remedy this, Epic, is to have a pool of say, 45 events at least so I'm not wasting 60 weeks trying to get this!!
|Comment #223 by BFMV Jay|
Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ 09:54:25 AM
@225 its not a theory its actually true, heard it from friends and comfirmed it by reading an article on gearsblog.com
i have the same problem as you im at 28/30 and i dont know which ones i missed either, u just got to play at least once every week to see if they give you a ribbon, and like i said they ONLY made 35 different ribbions so u just got to get lucky and play on a week that u didnt play on the first time around
|Comment #224 by DougD24|
Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ 01:49:23 PM
This is so stupid!
|Comment #225 by Colechr94|
Monday, July 16, 2012 @ 02:20:17 PM
I guess I'm not the only one having problems with this. Whenever I go online to play, I make sure that I play anything new, but usually they're not events, so I'm basically stuck at 19/20. I really don't understand why they don't just let everyone know what's going on with this.
|Comment #226 by kay101|
Monday, July 16, 2012 @ 07:06:58 PM
I have a dummy profile on which I copied my stats using the rank transfer glitch (similar method from gears of war 1 & 2 seriously glitch) with 29 events played. Im willing to let anyone borrow it, just mp me. I recently unlocked seriously 3.0 and I made a copy of my stats one horde wave away from the cheevo onto another dummy, which is also available for you guys who don't wanna spend thousands of hours aiming for that achievement.
|Comment #227 by xburner zero|
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ 02:43:54 AM
i just need 5 more event ribbons to get the onyv medal - i wish they release more events for everyone 2 get this achivement
|Comment #228 by Raptor2401|
Friday, July 20, 2012 @ 11:35:56 AM
I'm stuck on 29/30, Anybody knows when is the next event?
|Comment #229 by BFMV Jay|
Friday, July 20, 2012 @ 03:46:53 PM
Same here I'm at 29/30 so close but yet,so far away!!!
|Comment #230 by EagleRico|
Friday, July 27, 2012 @ 06:08:34 PM
1v1 gaurdian and triple threat didn't work nor did boom snipes but played that before 2630 it sucks
Don't think I will be getting the next gears
|Comment #231 by BFMV Jay|
Saturday, July 28, 2012 @ 09:44:55 AM
Finally got it !!!!!!!!!!
|Comment #232 by Raptor2401|
Saturday, July 28, 2012 @ 11:52:55 AM
@234 Yes, finally. I got it today too.
|Comment #233 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, July 29, 2012 @ 05:57:11 AM
Got todays one, (though I'm pretty sure I've done bokmsnipes before?)it came up as Judgement event ribbon, I hear because the new ones coming out. Just one more to get!
|Comment #234 by CORPSIE19|
Sunday, July 29, 2012 @ 03:24:49 PM
can u play past events?
|Comment #235 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, August 12, 2012 @ 01:05:45 PM
@234 They sort of recycle themselves but u can't chose which ones you play.
|Comment #236 by ArmedJet Stream|
Sunday, August 12, 2012 @ 03:57:08 PM
I have literally EVERYTHING for Seriously except ONE LAST F***ING EVENT. It glitched this week so now I will have to wait a whole week untill I can try getting another one. I don't care if they change the gears event but it should count either way.
|Comment #237 by CommanderSpock|
Friday, August 31, 2012 @ 10:04:48 PM
If u guys don't know there is an event going on now it's one shot one kill
|Comment #238 by samturner1990|
Friday, September 07, 2012 @ 07:51:04 PM
anyone know when the next event is? and does it matter where you play it? like can you go on verse's and play warzone for example and keep playing that till you're 1 step closer to you're achievement or is it on force of nature? i have no idea xD i have 8 out of 10 so far so need 22 more to get to 30 for the onyx and the achievement, so if anyone can help me i would appreciate it. thanks
|Comment #239 by Ravenskull666|
Sunday, September 09, 2012 @ 05:35:58 PM
Woohoo!! Only took me a year but I got it! I've forgotten the past few weeks to even go on, but remembered tonight and got it!!! It came up as JUDGEMENT is coming (again) ^_^ I'm a happy girl
|Comment #240 by kylejrichard|
Friday, September 14, 2012 @ 11:36:05 AM
Are there still events? I would like to work on this medal but I don't see any event playlists...at least not where I think they should be. I got a few at launch, but still need 20 more to onyx.
Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
|Comment #241 by xxxSniper0xxx|
Friday, September 28, 2012 @ 02:52:34 PM
One of the worst achievements ever, hands down. I just read that you CAN'T miss ONE event in a cycle! It doesn't keep track of what events you've done, it takes like 8 months, and the calender doesn't tell you about the events anymore.
|Comment #242 by GazzaAwesome|
Saturday, October 13, 2012 @ 05:20:31 PM
Does anyone know how to earn this achievement ? What events are there ?
|Comment #243 by Chaz Of Sparta|
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 @ 09:11:14 AM
I was going to finally start properly playing GoW online to try and get this (tried a few matches on GoW 1 and 3 a few months ago, hated it), but seeing how screwed up this achievement is I'm not going to bother.
|Comment #244 by Rum Ninja|
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 @ 07:17:21 AM
If you missed an event you'll have to catch it on the next rotation. There is no way to know what event is coming or active. Just have to pretty much play a round or two every weekend until you "fill in the blanks" so to speak. It sucks but that's just the way it goes. I'm currently 25/30 and I've only got one new ribbon for the last 6 weeks, just keep up with it and it and you'll get them eventually.
|Comment #245 by Planet Chuck|
Saturday, October 27, 2012 @ 10:07:42 PM
It's been on torque bow tag for 3 weeks now. This isn't looking good.
|Comment #246 by Samsquachi|
Thursday, November 08, 2012 @ 04:15:47 PM
Anyone know if/when there will be anymore events? Personally I think it's kind of ridiculous that they don't just cycle old events weekly so that it's possible to obtain the achievement.... Typical Epic Games move though I guess; make at least one cheevo damn near unobtainable.
|Comment #247 by HR1 Phoenix|
Thursday, November 08, 2012 @ 07:23:41 PM
I booted up the game today after 13 months away and the cheevo popped for me after a single quick match of the Boom Snipes playlist, from the Forces of Nature DLC.
|Comment #248 by HR1 Phoenix|
Thursday, November 08, 2012 @ 07:25:08 PM
|Comment #249 by RambosPenguin|
Sunday, November 18, 2012 @ 08:11:27 PM
I logged in today and the achievement/medal tracker popped up and said I was at 29/30 events. I had only five or six before this. Played one game of TDM and achievement popped. Hope this stroke of luck happens to anybody else.
|Comment #250 by AntonCerberus|
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 @ 04:38:33 AM
Shits legit, Happened for me and for a friend of mine, Signed in and it said i've played 29/30 Gears Events. I was wondering what the fuck at first and was happy when the achievement finally popped on the weekend.
|Comment #251 by mellowknight|
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 @ 04:55:25 PM
@249 & 250 This happened to me today as well. Totally unexpected but welcomed!
|Comment #252 by FireDragon301|
Thursday, November 22, 2012 @ 06:49:14 AM
Same thing happened to me today
|Comment #253 by xLambentBoomerX|
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 @ 06:36:59 AM
Went on Gears 3 yesterday and it popped up 29/30 and really i only had about 6/30 so this was nice to see but i played a full game of one shot one kill and nothing popped up after...really want this achievement aswell
|Comment #254 by Sinful Samhein|
Friday, December 14, 2012 @ 10:42:28 AM
I just got this last night by playing the Forces of Nature version of Brothers til the End.
|Comment #255 by cmd1008|
Sunday, December 16, 2012 @ 01:16:32 AM
Out of all these comments I am still confused on how I got this achievement...I haven't done any events or spotted anyone barely cause I suck...I have played online like 15 times total...I got this achievement on accident somehow like the 3rd time I ever played right after I stole an execution from some other guy. I still don't know what it means...Oh well....
|Comment #256 by akwoz|
Monday, December 17, 2012 @ 09:05:50 AM
They did an update and it gave everyone who didnt have the achievement yet 29/30 needed because its kinda ridiculous for people who got the game late and couldnt rack up enough special events. I just logged on for the first time in a while yesterday and it gave me 29/30.
|Comment #257 by crimsonzombie|
Sunday, December 23, 2012 @ 02:42:48 AM
thanks too the kind people at epic for doing an update on this game and giving people 29/30, though this is cool i feel sorry for all the people that worked hard into getting this achievement
here's my video of me finally unlocking this
|Comment #258 by FtheFepicDsaga|
Wednesday, January 09, 2013 @ 01:03:56 AM
Even though I've been playing this game nonsrop for about a week on random game modes I still can't get the cheevo to pop
|Comment #259 by FtheFepicDsaga|
Saturday, January 12, 2013 @ 06:02:20 PM
I keep getting other cheevos but I can't get this one
|Comment #260 by Povey 90|
Sunday, March 03, 2013 @ 05:59:25 AM
I got rank reset.
So i cannot get this.
If anyone has any info, please message me on xbox live gamertag: Povey 90
I need this cheevo
|Comment #261 by GioB IT|
Tuesday, March 05, 2013 @ 09:04:48 AM
i got it today doing a king of the hill game,one of the event playlists
|Comment #262 by Gamma175|
Sunday, March 10, 2013 @ 04:29:50 PM
Will there be anymore events?
|Comment #263 by Tecnic15|
Sunday, March 24, 2013 @ 09:43:13 AM
When will there be more events ?
|Comment #264 by LeeJ2512|
Thursday, March 28, 2013 @ 12:40:03 PM
Not been on in over a year and got the achievement today. Very cool.
|Comment #265 by tobyn1fan|
Friday, March 29, 2013 @ 02:14:40 PM
I played this a few times a year ago then my first match in horde I got this achievement
|Comment #266 by tobyn1fan|
Friday, March 29, 2013 @ 02:17:20 PM
I got it today
|Comment #267 by RevengeAtLast|
Sunday, March 31, 2013 @ 04:56:28 PM
Can someone please tell me what I need to play today to get this? Im one away. I played various types of matches for about two hours today.
|Comment #268 by DeltaAgent|
Monday, April 01, 2013 @ 01:31:34 PM
Tobyn1fan, what type of game were you playing exactly?
|Comment #269 by Ranjiit|
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 @ 11:52:58 AM
i got it in my first match in horde. :)
|Comment #270 by crimsonzombie|
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 @ 09:15:15 PM
here's a video showing you how easy it is too get the socialite achievement hope you enjoy
|Comment #271 by Tecnic15|
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 @ 09:40:27 AM
crimsonzombie the video was removed any change you got another link ?
|Comment #272 by clifford 619|
Friday, May 24, 2013 @ 03:39:10 PM
stuck on 29/30, can I still get this? If so, what mode?
|Comment #273 by SabadoGigante|
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 @ 01:25:43 AM
I just got this tonight by doing a TDM quick match on Azura. That was awesome. There were no event playlists I just jumped into a match.
|Comment #274 by GrumpyGazel|
Saturday, August 03, 2013 @ 04:02:04 PM
Can anyone help me with this? I have the forces of nature DLC, and I've been playing the game modes with that, I've played at least 5 rounds of each. Still no achievement. If anyone knows what I could do to get it message me on xbox: GT Grumpy Gazelle
|Comment #275 by SpartanDavid199|
Thursday, January 09, 2014 @ 02:32:22 AM
I'd like help with this, someone PLEASE message me or respond with a link or and explination of how to get this Achievement.
|Comment #276 by TheOtherSideOfAngry|
Monday, February 17, 2014 @ 01:38:33 PM
Epic stopped supporting 'Gears Events' less than a year after the game was released making this achievement impossible to get for anyone who hadn't participated in earlier events HOWEVER, they did end up releasing an update to the game several months ago automatically giving this achievement to anyone who completed a multiplayer match via Xbox Live. I believe this is still the case.
|Comment #277 by HareJordan23|
Saturday, March 29, 2014 @ 10:17:42 PM
Just automatically received this achievement. Bought game today, played one game of horde and achievement unlocked.
|Comment #278 by xCaLeBXxX845x|
Thursday, April 24, 2014 @ 02:24:43 PM
So does anyone know a way to actually get this now. I actually worked hard for this i played in about 26 gears events when i stopped playing then when i got back on one day it gave me 29 after i played a game. I have played everything and the event it always on torque bow tag or whatever and i have played that along with everything else in the game and i still havent been able to get this.
|Comment #279 by monty666|
Saturday, November 08, 2014 @ 11:11:07 AM
LOOKING TO BOOST ALL MP CHEEVOS GUYS
|Comment #280 by banej|
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 @ 05:59:26 AM
Played a TDM and Horde earlier. Achievement did not unlocked.
|Comment #281 by BigStu4q|
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 @ 04:03:17 PM
can people who got the game with gold actually get the achievement?
(I've had this since release, just curious)
|Comment #282 by pockings|
Thursday, July 30, 2015 @ 08:30:00 PM
I honestly don't know how I got this. I was playing in Horde survival, it popped after 30 waves.
|Comment #283 by blairg8|
Monday, August 10, 2015 @ 09:56:07 PM
@#281 It does work for the Games with Gold. Seems like it starts at 29/30. Not sure what I did to get it, but it popped pretty early on for me. Not sure what I did though.
|Comment #284 by yolodude20|
Sunday, August 23, 2015 @ 01:43:08 AM
if your having trouble obtaining this achievement sign my petition on the gears of war forums under achievements put your gamer tag I'm positive this achievement is glitched for some people
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