360Sync Finally Making Achievements Worth Something
360Sync.com is giving you the chance to quit your bellyaching about Achievements not being worth anything by giving you the opportunity to find some real ones in return for all manner of gaming goodness.
"Unlock the Achievement" will give gamers the chance to scour all their favorite websites for hidden Achievements which they can then use to enter the contest. Each affiliated website will house 5 Achievements, which range in difficulty from Paris Hilton Easy to Guitar Hero III on Expert Hard.
With over 40 different sites participating, you're going to have to do a lot of surfing and miss a lot of sleep if you're going to find them all.
Once the contest ends, the top 100 finishers will receive a prize package, with the grand prize winner taking home an Xbox 360 120GB HDD, Project Gotham Racing 4, Soldier Of Fortune: Payback, Devil May Cry 4, Call of Duty schwag, a Live is 5ive limited edition T Shirt, the complete Halo soundtrack, Uno, and 200 Microsoft Points.
Aside from this being a simple contest, it's also a charity event, as the same day the contest starts Unlock the Achievement will be delivering over 100 games to the kids of St. Jude's Research Hospital in Tennessee. You get cool prizes, some brave kids get great games, everybody wins.
The hunt begins Monday, April 21, so make sure to check out UnlockTheAchievement.com for full details. Even better, there are 5 Achievements hiding right here at TGR, so you'd better get them before someone else does. Hurry, what are you waiting for? Go, go, go!