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Peggle

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There are a maximum of 15 Peggle achievements (12 without DLC) worth 691 (250)

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Peggle Nights
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Peggle Nights

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Purple Necklace in Peggle

Purple Necklace20 (10)

Offline Game Mode - These achievements require play in game modes that do not require a connection to any live services, such as Xbox Live.Single Player - These achievements can be obtained using a single controller. Hit 13 purple pegs during a single level with Marina in Adventure or Quick Play modes. Pretty!

Achievement Guide for Purple Necklace

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AL1
223,451 (146,460)
AL1
Achievement won on 23 Dec 09
TA Score for this game: 691
Posted on 08 March 10 at 23:50, Edited on 24 May 11 at 04:17
This solution has 64 positive votes and 1 negative vote. Please log in to vote.
The easiest way to do this is by doing the challenge that gives you 15 balls to beat 3 levels (thanks to the commenters, this is confirmed to be Challenge 12-3 of the Nights DLC). You can use all 15 balls on the first level to earn this achievement. No free balls necessary, but those are still helpful in case the purple peg is inaccessible on a shot.
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Chris8875
190,020 (112,081)
Chris8875
Achievement won on 21 Nov 09
TA Score for this game: 496
Posted on 21 November 09 at 23:27, Edited on 22 November 09 at 22:24
This solution has 34 positive votes and 0 negative votes. Please log in to vote.
This is actually a lot easier than it sounds in the description - it took me only 2 or 3 goes to do it once I found the best screen to use.

I found the best screen to be Das Bucket - Screen 1.4, the one often used to boost the "Win a Peggle Party by 100,000 points" achievement.

The first thing to remember is that you will need to earn 3 extra balls at the minimum to ensure you have 13 chances to hit the pink peg. Das Bucket is great in that you can get extra balls pretty easily either through earning 25K or 75K in a shot, or by catching the ball in the bucket.

On Das Bucket, the pink peg or tile is almost always accessible on the first shot, which means you can hit it and at the same time clear away a lot of the pegs which form the "side" of the bucket, giving you an extra ball or two and points for a slide.

If the peg isn't accessible with your first shot, restart the challenge.

From there, just keep hitting the pink peg. It becomes easier as there are fewer and fewer pegs to hit - also, when you hit a green peg, Marina's skill makes the pink peg very easy to hit - and will often earn you another ball for scoring over 25K in a turn.

One other thing to remember is this - don't run out of blue pegs. A couple of times when I tried to do this, I had hit the pink peg 10 or 11 times, but had actually run out of blue pegs for the pink peg to "turn into", meaning I'd only have orange pegs left and I'd be stuck.

The keys are to try and earn those extra balls by scoring points off catching the ball in the bucket, and to use Marina's skill well to not only electrocute a lot of balls and get lots of points, but to hit the pink ball as well.

Once you've got enough balls to ensure you hit the pink peg 13 times - ie: you've hit it 7 times and have 6 balls still left (7+6=13) just pick off the pink peg only each turn.

Hope this helps.
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vR Graphix
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vR Graphix
Achievement won on 31 Jul 12
TA Score for this game: 183
Posted on 31 July 12 at 21:55
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I got it on the first level you can do. Just hit them and when you get the power up try not to hit a lot of blue pegs really not that hard
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