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kdecks
Posted: 10 Aug, 2017 15:53
Last Edit: 15 Dec, 2018 03:00
and will be maintaining the Achievement of the Week contest and weekly event.

🕚 DST Update: Effective November 4th, 2018, contests will begin on Friday night at 11:00pm AST (Atlantic Standard Time), and run until the following Friday night at 10:59pm AST. This time change will remain in effect until March 10th, 2019. Server times remain the same (Saturday 3:00am UTC - Saturday 2:59am UTC).

All users who complete the AotW (on Hardcore) will get a colored role in the Discord server for that week, as well as access to a private "winners" channel.

Selection of the new AotW takes place in the Discord server. On Thursdays at 12:00pm AST (4:00pm UTC), all winners of the AotW (on Hardcore) will be asked to suggest achievements for the next AotW. Suggestions will be taken until Friday at 12:00pm AST (4:00pm UTC), at which point a poll will be created from all suggested achievements in the #community-news channel. Voting is open to the entire RA Discord community. The achievement that receives the most votes will be chosen as the new AotW.

People who win the AotW after suggestions have started can still suggest achievements as long as the suggestion period is still live. Those who win the AotW after the suggestion period concludes will only obtain the Discord role and points on the Leaderboard.

The same person can't pick the next AotW twice in a row, and a game can't be featured as an AotW within 4 weeks of its last appearance.

Note: Loading saves to obtain AotWs that are vulnerable to loading a save will result in you not counting as having gotten the achievement for the contest. The same applies to the use of level select or other such in-game cheats, unless use of such cheats is permitted by the achievement developer.


and will be maintaining a leaderboard for this weekly contest. 1 point is given for each AotW you complete on HARDCORE, and 0.5 points are given if you complete the achievement in SOFTCORE.

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History
01: 11 August 2017: Picked by RNG
02: 18 August 2017: picked by
03: 25 August 2017: Picked by
04: 1 September 2017: Picked by
05: 8 September 2017: Picked by
06: 15 September 2017: Picked by
07: 22 September 2017: Picked by RNG
08: 29 September 2017: Picked by
09: 6 October 2017: Picked by
10: 13 October 2017: Picked by
11: 20 October 2017: Picked by RNG from the Pumpkin King Event List
12: 27 October 2017: Picked by for the Pumpkin King Event
13: 3 November 2017: Picked by RNG and
14: 10 November 2017: Picked by RNG
15: 17 November 2017: Picked by RNG
16: 24 November 2017: Picked by RNG
17: 1 December 2017: Picked by from the Holiday Event
18: 8 December 2017: for
19: 15 December 2017: for
20: 22 December 2017: for
21: 30 December 2017: for
22: 5 January 2018: for
23: 13 January 2018 for
24: 19 January 2018 for
25: 26 January 2018 Picked by
26: 02 February 2018 Picked by
27: 09 February 2018 Picked by RNG
28: 16 February 2018 Picked by
29: 23 February 2018 Picked by
30: 02 March 2018 Picked by
31: 09 March 2018 Picked by RNG/Poll
32: 16 March 2018 Picked by RNG/Poll
33: 23 March 2018 Picked by RNG
34: 30 March 2018 Picked by
35: 06 April 2018 Picked by
36: 14 April 2018 Picked by
37: 20 April 2018 Picked by
38: 28 April 2018 Picked by
39: 4 May 2018 Picked by RNG
40: 11 May 2018 Picked by a Poll
41: 20 May 2018 Picked by
42: 25 May 2018 Picked by Whatever
43: 01 June 2018 Picked by
44: 08 June 2018 Picked by
45: 16 June 2018 Picked by RNG
46: 24 June 2018 Picked by
47: 30 June 2018 Picked by RNG
48: 13 July 2018 Picked by RNG/Poll
49: 21 July 2018 Picked by
50: 06 August 2018 (yeah, late) Picked by
51: 11 August 2018 Picked by
52: 17 August 2018 Picked by
53: 24 August 2018 Picked after a discussion between AotW winners at #ra-general.
54: 31 August 2018 Picked by
55: 07 September 2018 Picked by
56: 14 September 2018 Picked by
57: 21 September 2018 Picked by
58: 29 September 2018 Picked by
59: 06 October 2018 Picked by
60: 13 October 2018 Picked by
61: 20 October 2018 Picked by
62: 27 October 2018 Picked by
63: 3 November 2018 Picked by
64: 9 November 2018 Picked by
65: 16 November 2018 Picked by
66: 23 November 2018 Picked by
67: 30 November 2018 Picked by
68: 07 December 2018 Picked by
69: 14 December 2018 Picked by
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Scoreboard
(Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2018)

BenGhazi – 30.5
JAM - 20
LootusMaximus - 20
Blazekickn – 19
GOGZero – 18
Hotscrock – 15
DrPixel – 14
Jamiras - 12
ikki5 – 12
Sef – 12
SimpleR – 11
Zaphnath – 11
Flara – 11
Searo - 10
CoolCanuck – 10
XashTheStampede – 10
aminezed – 9
Zephyr97 - 8
Shmelyoff – 8
IcePhoenix – 8
SporyTike – 8
TheBatman – 8
televandalist – 8
theztret00 – 8
bonecrusher1022 – 7
SpeedHacked – 7
Keltron3030 – 7
coolscribble – 6.5
GamerBR – 6
Relm – 6
Shootzy – 6
chazychaz – 6
Koroske – 6
Gamechamp – 6
ColonD – 6
FitzG - 5
DarknessZedzi – 5
Danver2618 - 5
FaytSealion – 5
senpaisama – 5
stfN1337 – 5
kdecks – 4
caramelobox – 4
ReiAyanami – 4
Klarth18 – 4
wilhitewarrior – 4
kcin2001 – 4
KevinCarbonara - 4
Zio - 3
Sylleh - 3
partTimeNinja - 3
SomeGirl – 3
ViperZang – 3
Hect0r – 3
Bendyhuman – 3
matheus2653 - 3
armando01 – 3
Spawncalibur – 3
AxelNL – 3
Prism - 3
ObsoleteGamer2004 – 3
BeyondPower - 2
halsneb - 2
BroDMax - 2
Yakurena - 2
ChestWellPiped – 2
Andrey199650 – 2
Grenade44 – 2
Lonoke31 – 2
laura809 – 2
ilikepie345 - 2
jos – 2
TehStaub – 2
Pearate – 2
Hexcreed – 2
ruijian – 2
earfly – 2
Thoreau – 2
DigitalDusk – 2
krendel – 2
yoshter2011 – 2
Mutawarrior – 2
BleuSkie – 2
meleu – 2
radu107 - 1.5
olfateator - 1
TheoVellum - 1
HaruNatsu - 1
FireSonic - 1
bmacattack64 - 1
dannepederson - 1
spakattack - 1
ChaosStar0 - 1
MPK90 - 1
Adenothe - 1
jeffds - 1
Alena - 1
somakarma - 1
UDav213 - 1
6tk - 1
PKRadash - 1
ClaudeLv250 - 1
MooX - 1
Positive - 1
MaruRiccio - 1
TheGreatMax6713 -1
theafroninja - 1
Enchiladasman420 - 1
JonnyRetro - 1
Antonivs - 1
gfxfenrir - 1
chutYevy - 1
Sigil - 1
PabloTMF - 1
Mike8581 - 1
RETROPIGAMERZ – 1
rabbie23 – 1
PARFe – 1
Elmazz – 1
WolfBladeEJ89 – 1
LeSaRo – 1
HTHF2017 – 1
Terrabull – 1
chashodges – 1
ryuk52109 – 1
Latenta – 1
Yqua – 1
MasterSwordUltima – 1
Minibits – 1
Felronis – 1
SuperDoobyDo – 1
Xan0707 – 1
hankchill – 1
Layto – 1
toomanymareeps – 1
Grungust – 1
Shinkun13 – 1
TheirryHarper – 1
Lockerdown3 – 1
jimstrom – 1
GamesDoCoveiro – 1
Rhakyr – 1
Freyjasdottir – 1
Limited – 1
Scott – 1
raRedwykelz – 1
Ognos – 1
Boldewin – 1
TrogdorTheBurninator – 1
Nezperdian – 1
Rapid – 1
s0ulssh4x0r13 – 1
turtlepower – 1
aresar – 1
SpaZtiK – 1
dashfas – 1
BerserkerBR – 1
Dragoness – 1
chrisjmuller1980 – 1
Guy4318 – 1
Antonioium – 1
Vinz – 1
russolini77 – 1
GuGaz16 – 1
maximumleandro – 1
TioRyu – 1
Arekdias – 1
PlasmaSnow12 – 1
Denguinho – 1
Matest – 1
Kat2K – 1
jeanmanganelli – 1
SenhorShad – 1
Bricius – 1
SpikeArcanine – 1
Rutton – 1
Lick – 1
MaxR – 1
ivesmt666 – 1
Nekobri – 1
Revac – 1
xknucklesx – 1
Skystarmania – 1
BigBearDC – 1
ZodiacGotAway – 1
Schwabber - 0.5
jhmil - 0.5
Lebienheureux - 0.5
justGLIP - 0.5
mikachou - 0.5
Guinnyn - 0.5
Panos - 0.5
ATrueShadow – 0.5
Tatieu – 0.5
nintendobees – 0.5
Xen0Hazard – 0.5
Lightdelablue – 0.5
twistedknees – 0.5
ShyGuysBadVibes – 0.5
BigJack280 – 0.5
acidspunk – 0.5
Marcur01 – 0.5
lilbud – 0.5

Scoreboard was last reset on January 19, 2018.

jackolantern
Posted: 11 Aug, 2017 19:02
Last Edit: 19 Aug, 2017 15:30
The same game twice in 24 weeks. Is that just the same game on the same platform or the same game across mulitple platforms?

kdecks
Posted: 11 Aug, 2017 21:14
Last Edit: 11 Aug, 2017 21:18
It was idea making this rule to feature diversity and the time length was mine. To increase diversity if a game Like is an AotW, and could not be featured for 23 more weeks.

beefy2016
Posted: 15 Aug, 2017 16:46
Last Edit: 15 Aug, 2017 16:49

BenGhazi
Posted: 16 Aug, 2017 20:04
Last Edit: 17 Aug, 2017 04:28
Do we post here to confirm our position on the leaderboard or is it all automatic?

kdecks
Posted: 18 Aug, 2017 21:40
There's no need to submit anything here. The achievements have time stamps and that's what we use.

jackolantern
Posted: 19 Aug, 2017 15:29
I wasn't questioning the time scale and game choice. I was just getting clairification.

claydoodles
Posted: 19 Aug, 2017 19:08
Oh man... I've been playing Pinball R&S since I was a young teenager and I haven't ever been able to get 1b, let alone 4b. Isn't this achievement a bit of a far stretch in just a week time?

Anyone willing to share pro tips? :D

CobraMJD
Posted: 19 Aug, 2017 19:31
The guy who chooses posted tips on Discord yesterday, if you ask him he prob will post again.
I reached 425 million only.

claydoodles
Posted: 19 Aug, 2017 19:34
Ah, I'll check out the discord then. Thanks for the info! :)

mach1920
Posted: 20 Aug, 2017 09:29
The most important upgrade to get is Pichu either from the slots or from the mart so your ball can never be lost in the gutter, and the only way you can lose a ball is if you mess up and let it fall between your flippers. Also try to keep your field multiplier as high as possible at all times to maximize your score, especially before entering bonuses. I was able to get over 4B with a single ball by getting Pichu early and focusing on maintaining an ultra/master ball. The Ruby table is much easier to maintain a high field multiplier as well since you have 2 ways to upgrade your ball, so it will likely be easier to get a higher score on that table.

ShittyCumSquats
Posted: 26 Aug, 2017 08:35
Last Edit: 26 Aug, 2017 14:10
Why did I only get half a point?

mach1920
Posted: 26 Aug, 2017 16:28
You have to get the achievement on hardcore to receive a full point.

RayOfLight
Posted: 09 Sep, 2017 06:59
Actually i wanted it to be wishmaker 2, not wishmaker.......

Also said that in discord.

Salsa
Posted: 09 Sep, 2017 11:09
I've changed it to , can't change it on discord though, will need to wait for Kev to change it there.
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