Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers achievements

Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers

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There are 38 Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers achievements (30 without DLC) worth 686 (500)

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Explorer Mage in Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers

Explorer Mage16 (10)

Win a game with each expansion deck

  • Unlocked by 2,805 tracked gamers (60% - TA Ratio = 1.62) 4,678  

Achievement Guide for Explorer Mage

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XI AlphaMale IX
Achievement won on 19 Sep 13
TA Score for this game: 686
Posted on 19 September 13 at 06:49, Edited on 13 April 14 at 07:38
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This achievement is buggy! Fix below!

Explorer Mage may not unlock when you complete the criteria. How I got it to unlock is written at the bottom of the guide. It does not glitch for EVERYONE, only some people; however, I'm not sure if it's been patched yet or not.

*mild spoilers*

First, we have to unlock all the DLC decks.

The new decks are:

Dodge and Burn: Blue/Red
Lords of Darkness: Black
Hall of Champions: White/Blue/Green
Sylvan Might: Green
Sword of the Samurai: White/Red

Enter Single Player -> Expansion -> Expansion Campaign

You'll start in Alara. There is one Planeswalker to fight. Winning will give you the Hall of Champions deck.

On to Ravnica. There are four Planeswalkers to fight. You must win each one to progress to the next. After winning the fourth, you'll get Dodge and Burn. 2 down.

Now to Kamigawa. There are five Planeswalkers to fight. You must win each one to progress to the next. After winning the fourth, you'll get Sword of the Samurai. After winning the fifth, you'll get Lords of Darkness. 1 left.

Go to Ravnica or Kamigawa. Click on the big blue MTG symbol in the bottom right. Slide on over to Nissa Revane and press A. You'll be asked if you wish to unlock this Planeswalker. Confirm. Fight her to unlock Sylvan Might.

Now, you just need to win with each deck. If you're like me, you'll have already been playing with the new decks throughout the DLC campaign. If you want to make it easy, you can turn the difficulty down to Mage and play custom games. You'll have plenty of chances to win with each deck, regardless, now that you've got them unlocked.


Several people are having issues with this achievement not unlocking. I'll just tell you exactly what I did.

1 (may not be required, comments say it's not required). I deleted the game and the DLC and redownloaded both. I won a custom single player game with a DLC deck. No achievement. I won another custom game with a different DLC deck. No achievement.

2 (seemingly required to un-glitch, comments agree). I moved my local save file onto a USB device. Then I removed the USB stick. When you boot the game back up, it recreates that local save file. I won a custom game with a DLC deck. Achievement unlocked! Afterward, I just deleted that new save file on the hard drive and moved my old save file back over from the USB stick. (Apparently, you could simply choose the wrong save device at the title screen and then go win a custom game.)

Hope this works for you! Good luck!
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