The achievement revolution will be televised

With Microsoft patenting the ability to unlock achievements by watching TV, GamesAsylum lists some achievements they'd like to see but more than likely never will.

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Ghost_of_Tsushima1696d ago

Funny...but honestly achievements for watching TV has to be the absolute stupidest thing ever!

iGAM3R-VIII1695d ago

"You have watched One episode of a show called "Cancelled Console" 100000G

LOL that would be unimaginably stupid!

Yi-Long1695d ago

Achievements used to be something to be proud of.

Now it will just showcase what a no-life loser you are, when it's just about how many commercials and TV-shows you've been watching.


stage881695d ago

How can MS patent it when Sony already does it with Torne?

Conan-O-Brady1695d ago

Because they're M$, it's what they do.

Belking1695d ago (Edited 1695d ago )

Bullcrap. They don't already do it or else MS wouldn't of patented it. One thing for sure is those achievements won't be showing up on Sony's TVs because nobody buys them

devwan1695d ago

They should also offer achievements for eating Doritos and chugging down litres of Coke as you sit there... the advertisers would love this... scaru thing is, it could actually happen.

GamersHeaven1696d ago

Really? this makes achievements completely useless.

MultiConsoleGamer1696d ago

Achievement Unlocked: Watched McDonald's Commercial

Completely ruins the experience for me.

batbatz1696d ago

good something else I dont want on the next xbox

strigoi8141695d ago (Edited 1695d ago )

50g for watching wheel of fortune

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