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Achievement Unlocked! Title Reader- 20 Points

I can recall the days when the goals of games were simple: defeat the final boss, get the highest score, beat your friend so you can emasculate him.     Now in modern games we’ve seen the rise of a new objective, the collection of achievements.  These achievements have become like the participation trophies that you hand out to all the kids who weren’t good enough to actually win anything.  One no longer has to conquer some monumental task of significance for acknowledgement but anything from as small as starting the game to dressing your player in a particular article of clothing have become worthy of praise.… Read the rest