Go For The Gold achievement in Microsoft Wordament

Go For The Gold

Win 8 gold Daily Challenge badges.

Go For The Gold+0.3
1 guideOnline Game Mode - These achievements require a connection to live services, such as Xbox Live, for playing an online game mode, for sharing content, accessing leaderboards, or validating data with a server.Single Player - These achievements can be obtained by a single player.Time/Date - These achievements require you to play the game or perform actions at certain times, within a time limit, or on specific dates.Buggy - - These achievements may unlock after the requirements have been met or not at all.
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How to unlock the Go For The Gold achievement

  • PangoBaraPangoBara1,147,359
    17 Dec 2018 28 Nov 2018 10 Jun 2019
    15 0 20
    How to actually get the date change to work:
    *** Spoiler - click to reveal ***

    Pandaman822: "March 2019 is the last month where you only need to do ~9-10 challenges to get gold. April onwards is when it takes significant more challenges to get badges."

    Set your phone date to the last day of the month. Then, complete all of the challenges to unlock:
    Microsoft Wordament (Mobile)Diamonds Are ForeverThe Diamonds Are Forever achievement in Microsoft Wordament (Mobile) worth 98 pointsWin a diamond Daily Challenge badge.

    Microsoft Wordament (Mobile)Strive For PerfectionThe Strive For Perfection achievement in Microsoft Wordament (Mobile) worth 142 pointsComplete every Daily Challenge in a month.

    Then, set your date to the last day of the previous month. Complete challenges until you unlock Gold.
    Repeat for each previous month until you unlock:
    Microsoft Wordament (Mobile)Go For The GoldThe Go For The Gold achievement in Microsoft Wordament (Mobile) worth 129 pointsWin 8 gold Daily Challenge badges.

    Then, get up to Silver for the next few months until you unlock:
    Microsoft Wordament (Mobile)Go For The SilverThe Go For The Silver achievement in Microsoft Wordament (Mobile) worth 117 pointsWin 10 silver Daily Challenge badges.

    Then, just reach Bronze for the last 2 months which will unlock:
    Microsoft Wordament (Mobile)Go For The BronzeThe Go For The Bronze achievement in Microsoft Wordament (Mobile) worth 103 pointsWin 12 bronze Daily Challenge badges.
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    EarthboundXWell I suck at this game, haha. So it was hard enough to do a single puzzle. Also going from needing 2500 or so points for gold to 17,000 is a pretty big difference.

    Even expert puzzles only gave you around 300 points. That's gotta be 10s of hours extra at least, if not more.
    Posted by EarthboundX on 26 Jul 19 at 06:43
    FlabyoI guess, if you're trying to blast through it all in a few sittings by messing with the clock. But if you're taking it daily as they (kind of) intend it's something to do over your morning coffee each day that'll eventually get you the points.
    Posted by Flabyo on 01 Aug 19 at 12:34
    Fir3Blad316My game deleted the saves. In game is everything gone, i wonder now if the 4 Gold badges I had still count for the achievements
    Posted by Fir3Blad316 on 04 Aug 19 at 08:03
    Apostle92627I powered through and picked up the achievement just now going through the normal way.
    Posted by Apostle92627 on 19 Sep 19 at 18:16
    Mike LangloisWhenever I complete one challenge in the past it then says its been unable to connect to challenges and wont let me do any more?
    Posted by Mike Langlois on 27 Oct 19 at 23:08
    Danny BizzI have the same problem as Mike Langlois (on iOS). It’s extremely tedious to change the dates for one challenge, close the game, reset to current time, open the game, change the date to an older date, complete the challenge then rinse repeat.

    Anyone encounter this and find a solution. It seems to be that my phone disconnects entirely from the internet when I am not using the current date / time.
    Posted by Danny Bizz on 11 Jan at 22:27
    YAY ITS BOSSMike & Danny, I am having same problem :/
    A friend of mine irl got the achievement no problem but the app won’t stay connected for more than 1 puzzle at a time
    Posted by YAY ITS BOSS on 15 Feb at 15:17
    TerreThedark01I would suggest to anybody trying the "change date" method, as it appeared when I tried to do it like this, I lost all my progress. And, even worse, do not play on 4G because you can encounter the same issue. So keep playing with the same wi-fi connection and do all your daily challenges, it is the safest (longest also) solution I can provide...
    Posted by TerreThedark01 on 25 Apr at 23:04
    xCENAxMODCan you go back in time to before November 2018 to get the gold medals when they required less points?
    Posted by xCENAxMOD on 19 May at 06:50
    EarthboundXPretty sure that's how I did it.
    Posted by EarthboundX on 19 May at 07:29
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