Rare Xbox Achievements comes with a new look and sound


You can deny it until you go blue in the face, but there’s just something highly rewarding about getting a trophy or achievement in a game. When that sound pops up and you see that you’ve now added to your tally of trophies or your gamerscore total has increased it makes most of us a little happy. Now Microsoft has followed Sony and introduced rare achievements.

These rare achievements (or the difficulty of each achievement) can now be seen by preview members. Expect it to be available to all in the next big update for all. However, when you unlock a rare achievement it’ll comes with a new sound and the look changes slightly. The Xbox logo turns into a diamond to point out the rarity of your achievement.

You can listen to that new sound below:

Or you can watch it being unlocked in Forza Horizon 3:

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