Kinect Sports achievements

Kinect Sports

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There are a maximum of 70 Kinect Sports achievements (50 without DLC) worth 4,371 (1,500)

67,204 tracked gamers have this game, 306 have completed it (0.46%)

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Doing the Splits in Kinect Sports

Doing the Splits39 (15)

Clear a split in Bowling

  • Unlocked by 10,055 tracked gamers (15% - TA Ratio = 2.58) 67,204  

Achievement Guide for Doing the Splits

119,369 (59,505)
Achievement won on 18 Apr 11
TA Score for this game: 3,652
Posted on 18 April 11 at 19:34, Edited on 30 April 14 at 14:52
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I'm gonna warn you now. The difficulty in this achievement isn't picking up the split, it's getting a split.

This will be the only time when getting a strike is upsetting.

Here's what I did:
-Started a single player bowling game (mini games don't keep split stats, and playing against a comp. takes to long)
-I then stood in the center of the lane and threw the ball AS SOFT AS POSSIBLE

I restarted the match after frame 8 if i didn't have the achievement to save on time.
(held hand at a 45 degree angle to 'pause' game and restarted)

With this method you should get a 4,6,7,10 split rather consistently. With occasional 7,10's.
(according to MathGuy42 if the 1 pin is left it is not considered a split)

However, if the ball is not perfectly centered in the lane you will either get a strike or have a grouping of the 9,10 pins which is just frustrating.

*good luck, this was my last achievement of the game because it was so frustrating.

Edit: After several years of anger and frustration I now have a video to share with you all. I want to thank SaidaiKanpeki for posting it. Its a great example of the slow roll and the split that results from it.
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