Mystery Achievement in Halo MCC

Mystery Achievement

Inscrutable. Mysterious.

Mystery Achievement0
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How to unlock the Mystery Achievement achievement

  • olanmillsolanmills124,568
    11 Nov 2014 11 Nov 2014 21 Nov 2014
    466 3 31
    This Achievement is awarded for uncovering an easter egg that has shown up in multiple Halo games.

    To unlock it:
    From the main menu, select Multiplayer
    Then select Custom Games
    Select Halo: CE
    Select any map
    Click the right thumbstick to bring up the file save options
    Enter ".fortune" as the file name (without the quotes, and note the period at the beginning)
    A fortune/proverb will appear and the Achievement will pop.

    You can do it multiple times to see different proverbs.
    You can read more about this easter egg here:
    http://www.halopedia.org/.fortune

    Here is a video by RandomChievo (not me):

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    KobiMinamFor those playing on PC, not sure what to do without a right thumbstick, here's instructions: When you get to the "Gametype" and "Options" selection areas, in the bottom middle of the screen should be an option called "File Options". It might not appear until you change some of the settings (vehicle respawn time, etc.). Click that and enter the .fortune then save to get the achievement.
    Posted by KobiMinam on 01 Sep 21 at 02:32
    crash354Worked perfect the first try - thanks
    Posted by crash354 on 22 Sep 21 at 23:49
    Pure Pip Raptor"You cannot fall off the floor." Thanks Halo for the wise words.
    Posted by Pure Pip Raptor on 06 Mar at 04:20
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  • Maka91Maka911,422,068
    16 Nov 2014 18 Nov 2014
    68 2 0


    From the main menu select "Multiplayer" then "Custom Games". Now select "Halo CE", and then select any map. While on the Game type tab, click in the right stick, select "Save As", and name the file ".fortune" and enter. When you do this, you will get an error message within Halo MCC, and the achievement will unlock.
  • UntilTammaroYTUntilTammaroYT312,784
    14 Nov 2014 17 Nov 2014
    28 3 0
    Here is an achievement guide with English commentary. Essentially, you have to set up a custom game and in the options tab rename the file to ".fortune"
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