Connect 4 (WP) achievements

Connect 4 (WP)

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There are a maximum of 15 Connect 4 (WP) achievements worth 265 (200)

3,137 tracked gamers have this game, 1,122 have completed it (35.77%)

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Genius in Connect 4 (WP)

Genius6 (5)

Win a quick game in under 45 seconds.

  • Unlocked by 2,241 tracked gamers (71% - TA Ratio = 1.18) 3,137  

Achievement Guide for Genius

599,956 (359,010)
Achievement won on 09 Nov 13
TA Score for this game: 265
Posted on 09 November 13 at 20:40, Edited on 11 November 13 at 12:38
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For this achievement I found a flaw in the scoring which can be used for these achievements as well:

Connect 4 (WP)Legendary ConnectorThe Legendary Connector achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 25 pointsPlay 1000 matches.

Connect 4 (WP)Amateur ConnectorThe Amateur Connector achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 6 pointsWin 10 matches.

Connect 4 (WP)Journeyman ConnectorThe Journeyman Connector achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 13 pointsWin 25 matches.

Connect 4 (WP)Advanced ConnectorThe Advanced Connector achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 27 pointsWin 50 matches.

Connect 4 (WP)Epic ConnectorThe Epic Connector achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 16 pointsPlay 500 matches.

Connect 4 (WP)Everything in ModerationThe Everything in Moderation achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 19 pointsDefeat 10 NORMAL difficulty AI opponents.

Connect 4 (WP)Learn from the BestThe Learn from the Best achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 27 pointsDefeat 10 EXPERT difficulty AI opponents.

Connect 4 (WP)On a RollThe On a Roll achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 32 pointsWin 5 matches in a row against NORMAL or EXPERT AI.

Aside above it might work for
Connect 4 (WP)EconomistThe Economist achievement in Connect 4 (WP) worth 6 pointsBeat the AI within ten moves in a quick game.
but I’m not sure about that one.

Now the actual solution: If you’re going for the difficulty related ones then change the difficulty to Medium/Expert first. Now go to Single Player>Pop Out and play until you are 1 turn away from winning. After you play the winning turn and your phone is done vibrating from the win but before it will load a new game press the home button. Now load up the game again (through the original place and not a pinned shortcut as this won’t load properly). There is a tiny chance the game backs out right after but you can just try it again and it should load the game. The game will say you have a pending game and asks you to continue. Say yes and you’re at your turn before you won. Just play the same move and it will count as a win. The timer also resets upon the reboot thus making the Genius achievement pop. Since the timer resets I think the ammount of turns also resets which should unlock Economist as well but I’m not sure on this one.
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