Anticipation
Console icon NES/Famicom

Game icon

Developer

Rare

Publisher

Nintendo

Genre

Board Game

Released

November 1988

Achievements

Author: Jamiras (30)

There are 30 achievements worth 310 (609) points.

Sort: Normal ^ - Won By - Points - Title - Type 
  • Complete the first board

    622 (419) of 713 – 87.24%

    58.77% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    87.24% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Complete the second board

    505 (360) of 713 – 70.83%

    50.49% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    70.83% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Complete the third board

    449 (333) of 713 – 62.97%

    46.70% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    62.97% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Complete the fourth board

    130 (108) of 713 – 18.23%

    15.15% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.23% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • That Was Easy

    (10) (13)

    Win a game on Easy against at least one CPU

    318 (262) of 713 – 44.60%

    36.75% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    44.60% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Win a game on Medium against at least one CPU

    219 (163) of 713 – 30.72%

    22.86% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    30.72% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Not So Hard

    (25) (63)

    Win a game on Hard against at least one CPU

    111 (95) of 713 – 15.57%

    13.32% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.57% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Win a game on Very Hard against at least one CPU

    97 (82) of 713 – 13.60%

    11.50% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.60% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Win a game against one CPU

    240 (195) of 713 – 33.66%

    27.35% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    33.66% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Threesome

    (10) (19)

    Win a game against two CPUs

    156 (133) of 713 – 21.88%

    18.65% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    21.88% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Full Party

    (10) (14)

    Win a game against three CPUs

    261 (206) of 713 – 36.61%

    28.89% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    36.61% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • A Lap Ahead

    (10) (14)

    Win a game against three CPUs without any CPU players on the last board

    258 (205) of 713 – 36.19%

    28.75% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    36.19% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Bottomed Out

    (10) (15)

    Win a game against three CPUs with at least one CPU player still on the first board

    257 (204) of 713 – 36.04%

    28.61% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    36.04% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Shut Out

    (25) (67)

    Win a game against three CPUs without letting any CPU player solve a puzzle

    105 (87) of 713 – 14.73%

    12.20% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.73% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Win a game by solving a puzzle selected using a gray tile

    212 (165) of 713 – 29.73%

    23.14% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    29.73% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Score!

    (25) (58)

    Win a game with at least 600 points

    127 (105) of 713 – 17.81%

    14.73% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.81% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Win a game without entering any incorrect letters

    100 (82) of 713 – 14.03%

    11.50% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.03% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Enter a four letter or longer answer in under five seconds

    331 (251) of 713 – 46.42%

    35.20% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    46.42% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Solve a puzzle just before the die turns to zero

    235 (185) of 713 – 32.96%

    25.95% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    32.96% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Solve a dot puzzle before any lines have been drawn

    256 (189) of 713 – 35.90%

    26.51% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    35.90% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Intuition

    (10) (16)

    Solve a non-dot puzzle when the die is on five or six

    244 (178) of 713 – 34.22%

    24.96% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    34.22% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Solve a Whatchamacallit puzzle

    365 (269) of 713 – 51.19%

    37.73% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    51.19% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Perfect Board

    (10) (17)

    Complete a board in only four puzzles

    215 (166) of 713 – 30.15%

    23.28% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    30.15% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Surplus

    (2) (2)

    Collect a color that you already have

    679 (437) of 713 – 95.23%

    61.29% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    95.23% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Threepeat

    (5) (8)

    Win the same color three times in a row

    243 (179) of 713 – 34.08%

    25.11% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    34.08% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Puzzle Pauper

    (10) (24)

    Complete the first board with only 70 points

    109 (97) of 713 – 15.29%

    13.60% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.29% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Land on all four corners of the second board

    160 (136) of 713 – 22.44%

    19.07% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    22.44% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Land on all three gray squares on the third board in one turn

    136 (122) of 713 – 19.07%

    17.11% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    19.07% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Spin Out

    (3) (3)

    Land on a gray tile

    406 (302) of 713 – 56.94%

    42.36% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    56.94% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Fall off the fourth board

    123 (105) of 713 – 17.25%

    14.73% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.25% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode

Recent Players

DECART DECART

22 Jul 2024, 9:48pm

Playing alone on Easy

GrandNagusQuark GrandNagusQuark

21 Jul 2024, 11:37pm

Playing against a CPU player on Easy

Mondaymonguer Mondaymonguer

21 Jul 2024, 6:40pm

Playing against two CPU players on Easy

cmn13 cmn13

21 Jul 2024, 9:52am

Playing against three CPU players on Medium

stcharlesmatt stcharlesmatt

21 Jul 2024, 8:54am

Playing against two CPU players on Easy

AgentAquaM AgentAquaM

21 Jul 2024, 5:28am

Playing against three CPU players on Easy

leavewe leavewe

19 Jul 2024, 4:24am

Playing Anticipation

pappasmurf pappasmurf

18 Jul 2024, 11:45pm

Playing alone on Easy

joeyclassic joeyclassic

16 Jul 2024, 7:49am

Playing alone on Easy

mvegeta1 mvegeta1

14 Jul 2024, 7:24pm

Playing against a CPU player on Medium

Comments:
ZBR 2 Nov 2017 15:47
Are Easy, Medium, and Hard achievements stackable?
Jamiras 2 Nov 2017 23:40
They are not. Doing so allowed me to make each worth a bit more, bringing the set to a full 400 points.
LiveFastCyYoung 3 Nov 2017 16:59
Nice set!
ZBR 4 Nov 2017 21:21
Thank you for making these!
BenevolentDick 24 Sep 2018 18:59
great set..
Tymestalker 23 Jan 2020 00:14
Nice set for this game. Really enjoyed it
TerrorVan 14 Apr 2020 22:13
I can't believe I guessed the whole thing.
SydFischy 7 Jun 2020 06:19
this is really perfect
MemeraldSword 18 May 2021 07:29
That was EZPZ, I'm gonna miss this game
Cassievania 21 Jul 2023 20:43
There's no FAQ with all the solutions, so here are a bunch of solutions with just a few lines drawn.

Very Hard playthrough: Transportation, Weapons, Music, Kitchen
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https://i.gyazo.com/7f54198d2f099396e5c9b61047d09e01.png

All other playthroughs: Misc, Office, Nature, Science, Whatchamacallit
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DOLPHINTYPE4 19 Nov 2023 20:41
Fun game, fun set!
gumballv 20 Nov 2023 02:53
Mastered!