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 572 (200)

32,017 tracked gamers have this game, 5,838 have completed it (18.23%)

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15,813 tracked gamers have this dlc pack, 949 have completed it (6.00%)

There are a maximum of 16 achievements worth 507 (150)

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Achievement Details

Serious Business in Microsoft Minesweeper (Win 8)

Serious Business12 (5)

Uncover a square touching 6 or more mines (not counting “play same board” or custom boards).

  • Unlocked by 5,884 tracked gamers (37% - TA Ratio = 2.33) 15,813  

Achievement Guide for Serious Business

609,962 (378,473)
Achievement won on 11 Jan 14
TA Score for this game: 216
Posted on 11 January 14 at 06:38, Edited on 11 January 14 at 19:14
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Despite what the achievement description states I just got this in a custom board

Im not sure if this was a game mistake or not but I created a 'Custom' board from the main menu and changed the mine count to 64 and left the other settings alone, upon my first click I revealed a 6 then on my second click I revealed a bomb and the achievement popped.

Note: It seems you do not have to actually reveal a 6 this way either.

Here's a video I created, you'll note I actually get a 6 and the achievement doesn't pop, but does once I hit a bomb.
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