The Art and Communities of Achievement Hunting

The Art and Communities of Achievement Hunting

Long after average players finish a game, certain gamers stick around to extract nearly every accomplishment intended by the developers. These busy bees who work to fully drain the content of their favorite games are known as “achievement hunters.” Although I have described these achievement hunters as hard workers laboring on a craft and collecting digital trophies to show off, they are just gamers with a hobby, just like how others play their favorite games in competitive settings.
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