Microsoft Minesweeper (Win 8) achievements

Microsoft Minesweeper (Win 8)

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There are a maximum of 20 Microsoft Minesweeper (Win 8) achievements (4 without DLC) worth 579 (200)

27,818 tracked gamers have this game, 5,635 have completed it (20.26%)

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There are a maximum of 16 achievements worth 515 (150)

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Achievement Details

Gimme Five! in Microsoft Minesweeper (Win 8)

Gimme Five!28 (10)

Play the Daily Challenge 5 days in a row.

  • Unlocked by 3,452 tracked gamers (27% - TA Ratio = 2.83) 12,949  

Achievement Guide for Gimme Five!

Edward Hyena
355,954 (173,664)
Edward Hyena
Achievement won on 17 Jan 14
TA Score for this game: 480
Posted on 14 January 14 at 10:46, Edited on 17 January 14 at 05:46
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The Daily Challenge is a set of 3 different Minesweeper modes, one in easy, one in medium, and one in hard, each day. The game is still Minesweeper but games vary from puzzles where you have to flag everything you can flag on a chosen board (Flags), get a certain number of taps without blowing yourself up (Taps), detonate a certain number of mines in a certain number of moves (Detonation), or the best, find the 8 on the board (Treasure Hunt).

To unlock this achievement, just play 5 days in a row. You are not required to win, but for the sake of this achievement, it may be safer. Reports seem to be unanimous that the achievement will unlock during the SECOND challenge played on the fifth day.

If you do not want to wait, you are able to both go back and play 5 days in a row, or even go forward. In order to do this, however, you MUST first set your computer's clock to match the challenges of the day you're playing. If you play a challenge on a day that does not match it on the calendar, it will not count.

(Credit to planting42 for info about changing the system clock.)
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