Usage - Badges awarded based on GameFAQs site usage

User

Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for a number of years

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 1 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 1 year 155465
2 2 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 2 years 114330
3 3 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 3 years 93208
4 4 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 4 years 75031
5 5 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 5 years 61654
6 6 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 6 years 51910
7 7 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 7 years 44213
8 8 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 8 years 36917
9 9 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 9 years 30901
10 10 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 10 years 25244
11 11 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 11 years 21566
12 12 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 12 years 18086
13 13 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 13 years 13173
14 14 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 14 years 8527
15 15 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 15 years 7941
16 16 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 16 years 5520
17 17 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 17 years 2656
18 18 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 18 years 425
19 19 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 19 years 0
20 20 Awarded to users who have been with GameFAQs for 20 years 0

Visitor

Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs a set number of days

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs on 1 day 1237130
2 Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs on 100 different days 56290
3 Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs on 250 different days 33560
4 Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs on 500 different days 27457
5 Awarded to users who have visited GameFAQs on 1000 different days 30197

Answers - Badges awarded based on GameFAQs Answers usage

Answerer

Awarded to users who answer questions in GameFAQs Answers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have answered 1 question in GameFAQs Answers 166785
2 Awarded to users who have answered 10 questions in GameFAQs Answers 13366
3 Awarded to users who have answered 50 questions in GameFAQs Answers 1170
4 Awarded to users who have answered 100 questions in GameFAQs Answers 505
5 Awarded to users who have answered 250 questions in GameFAQs Answers 139

Authority

Awarded to users with accepted answers in GameFAQs Answers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 accepted answer in GameFAQs Answers 79953
2 Awarded to users who have 25 accepted answers in GameFAQs Answers 711
3 Awarded to users who have 50 accepted answers in GameFAQs Answers 290
4 Awarded to users who have 100 accepted answers in GameFAQs Answers 141
5 Awarded to users who have 250 accepted answers in GameFAQs Answers 50

Confirmer

Awarded to users based who have voted on answers in GameFAQs Answers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have voted on 1 answer in GameFAQs Answers 86888
2 Awarded to users who have voted on 50 answers in GameFAQs Answers 763
3 Awarded to users who have voted on 100 answers in GameFAQs Answers 354
4 Awarded to users who have voted on 250 answers in GameFAQs Answers 63
5 Awarded to users who have voted on 500 answers in GameFAQs Answers 38

Enlightened

Awarded to users who accept answers for their asked questions in GameFAQs Answers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have accepted 1 answer to their question in GameFAQs Answers 63055
2 Awarded to users who have accepted 10 answers to their questions in GameFAQs Answers 2300
3 Awarded to users who have accepted 50 answers to their questions in GameFAQs Answers 103
4 Awarded to users who have accepted 100 answers to their questions in GameFAQs Answers 18
5 Awarded to users who have accepted 250 answers to their questions in GameFAQs Answers 2

Expert

Awarded to users given Expert status for games in GameFAQs Answers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who are Experts in 1 game in GameFAQs Answers 1862
2 Awarded to users who are Experts in 5 games in GameFAQs Answers 45
3 Awarded to users who are Experts in 10 games in GameFAQs Answers 22
4 Awarded to users who are Experts in 25 games in GameFAQs Answers 2
5 Awarded to users who are Experts in 50 games in GameFAQs Answers 3

My Games - Badges awarded based on My Games usage

Clockwatcher

Awarded to users who rate the length of games in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have rated the length of 1 game in My Games 145824
2 Awarded to users who have rated the length of 25 games in My Games 11792
3 Awarded to users who have rated the length of 100 games in My Games 3098
4 Awarded to users who have rated the length of 500 games in My Games 103
5 Awarded to users who have rated the length of 1000 games in My Games 38

Collector

Awarded to users who mark games as owned in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have marked 1 game as owned in My Games 305975
2 Awarded to users who have marked 25 games as owned in My Games 35216
3 Awarded to users who have marked 100 games as owned in My Games 15011
4 Awarded to users who have marked 500 games as owned in My Games 1793
5 Awarded to users who have marked 2500 games as owned in My Games 87

Completionist

Awarded to users who mark games as Beat or Conquered in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have marked 1 game as beaten in My Games 224375
2 Awarded to users who have marked 25 games as beaten in My Games 20849
3 Awarded to users who have marked 100 games as beaten in My Games 6024
4 Awarded to users who have marked 500 games as beaten in My Games 183
5 Awarded to users who have marked 1000 games as beaten in My Games 55

Digitizer

Awarded to users who mark games as digitally owned in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have marked 1 game as digitally owned in My Games 128972
2 Awarded to users who have marked 25 games as digitally owned in My Games 12968
3 Awarded to users who have marked 100 games as digitally owned in My Games 3650
4 Awarded to users who have marked 500 games as digitally owned in My Games 285
5 Awarded to users who have marked 1000 games as digitally owned in My Games 137

Heater

Awarded to users who have built up a Hot List in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 game on their Hot List in My Games 46059
2 Awarded to users who have 10 games on their Hot List in My Games 3710
3 Awarded to users who have 25 games on their Hot List in My Games 958
4 Awarded to users who have 40 games on their Hot List in My Games 393
5 Awarded to users who have 50 games on their Hot List in My Games 481

Judge

Awarded to users who rate the difficulty of games in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have rated the difficulty of 1 game in My Games 190375
2 Awarded to users who have rated the difficulty of 25 games in My Games 16510
3 Awarded to users who have rated the difficulty of 100 games in My Games 5788
4 Awarded to users who have rated the difficulty of 500 games in My Games 293
5 Awarded to users who have rated the difficulty of 1000 games in My Games 97

Materialist

Awarded to users who mark games as physically owned in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have marked 1 game as physically owned in My Games 278701
2 Awarded to users who have marked 25 games as physically owned in My Games 29451
3 Awarded to users who have marked 100 games as physically owned in My Games 10454
4 Awarded to users who have marked 500 games as physically owned in My Games 1012
5 Awarded to users who have marked 2500 games as physically owned in My Games 48

Queuer

Awarded to users who have built up a Play Queue in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 game in their Play Queue in My Games 47775
2 Awarded to users who have 25 games in their Play Queue in My Games 867
3 Awarded to users who have 50 games in their Play Queue in My Games 440
4 Awarded to users who have 100 games in their Play Queue in My Games 261
5 Awarded to users who have 250 games in their Play Queue in My Games 150

Rater

Awarded to users who rate games in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have rated 1 game in My Games 327616
2 Awarded to users who have rated 25 games in My Games 26510
3 Awarded to users who have rated 100 games in My Games 7406
4 Awarded to users who have rated 250 games in My Games 2622
5 Awarded to users who have rated 1000 games in My Games 177

Wisher

Awarded to users who have built up a Wish List in My Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 game on their Wish List in My Games 66237
2 Awarded to users who have 25 games on their Wish List in My Games 1916
3 Awarded to users who have 50 games on their Wish List in My Games 989
4 Awarded to users who have 100 games on their Wish List in My Games 688
5 Awarded to users who have 250 games on their Wish List in My Games 460

Contributions - Badges awarded based on Contributions to GameFAQs

Achiever

Awarded to users with posted Achievements or Trophies

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Achievement or Trophy 689
2 Awarded to users who have posted 25 Achievements or Trophies 253
3 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Achievements or Trophies 54
4 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Achievements or Trophies 17
5 Awarded to users who have posted 1000 Achievements or Trophies 26

Artist

Awarded to users with posted FAQ Images

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 FAQ Image 986
2 Awarded to users who have posted 10 FAQ Images 68
3 Awarded to users who have posted 25 FAQ Images 34
4 Awarded to users who have posted 50 FAQ Images 20
5 Awarded to users who have posted 100 FAQ Images 17

Author

Awarded to users with posted text or HTML FAQs

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 text or HTML FAQ 19391
2 Awarded to users who have posted 10 text or HTML FAQs 591
3 Awarded to users who have posted 25 text or HTML FAQs 184
4 Awarded to users who have posted 50 text or HTML FAQs 76
5 Awarded to users who have posted 100 text or HTML FAQs 41

Boxer

Awarded to users with posted Box Shots

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Box Shot 1639
2 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Box Shots 77
3 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Box Shots 50
4 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Box Shots 39
5 Awarded to users who have posted 1000 Box Shots 39

Cheater

Awarded to users with posted Cheats

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Cheat 22131
2 Awarded to users who have posted 25 Cheats 1360
3 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Cheats 307
4 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Cheats 67
5 Awarded to users who have posted 500 Cheats 104

Critic

Awarded to users with posted Critic Reviews

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Critic Review 34
2 Awarded to users who have posted 5 Critic Reviews 0
3 Awarded to users who have posted 10 Critic Reviews 5
4 Awarded to users who have posted 20 Critic Reviews 1
5 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Critic Reviews 4

Librarian

Awarded to users with posted Game Data or Credits

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted Game Data or Credits for 1 game 8666
2 Awarded to users who have posted Game Data or Credits for 25 games 293
3 Awarded to users who have posted Game Data or Credits for 100 games 86
4 Awarded to users who have posted Game Data or Credits for 250 games 59
5 Awarded to users who have posted Game Data or Credits for 500 games 71

Lister

Awarded to users with posted Top 10 Lists

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Top 10 List 1349
2 Awarded to users who have posted 5 Top 10 Lists 47
3 Awarded to users who have posted 10 Top 10 Lists 25
4 Awarded to users who have posted 20 Top 10 Lists 11
5 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Top 10 Lists 2

Photographer

Awarded to users with posted Screenshots

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Screenshot 5817
2 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Screenshots 165
3 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Screenshots 137
4 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Screenshots 75
5 Awarded to users who have posted 1000 Screenshots 61

Pundit

Awarded to users who have won a Review of the Month

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have won 1 Review of the Month award 283
2 Awarded to users who have won 2 Review of the Month awards 60
3 Awarded to users who have won 3 Review of the Month awards 47
4 Awarded to users who have won 5 Review of the Month awards 23
5 Awarded to users who have won 10 Review of the Month awards 9

Recommender

Awarded to users based who have recommended contributions

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have made a recommendation on 1 contribution 82062
2 Awarded to users who have made a recommendation on 10 contributions 4303
3 Awarded to users who have made a recommendation on 50 contributions 367
4 Awarded to users who have made a recommendation on 100 contributions 187
5 Awarded to users who have made a recommendation on 250 contributions 69

Researcher

Awarded to users with posted Game Trivia

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Game Trivia 509
2 Awarded to users who have posted 25 Game Trivia 12
3 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Game Trivia 15
4 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Game Trivia 6
5 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Game Trivia 12

Reviewer

Awarded to users with posted Reader Reviews

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Reader Review 35804
2 Awarded to users who have posted 10 Reader Reviews 1589
3 Awarded to users who have posted 25 Reader Reviews 418
4 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Reader Reviews 167
5 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Reader Reviews 117

Saver

Awarded to users with posted Save Games

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Game Save 6616
2 Awarded to users who have posted 5 Game Saves 178
3 Awarded to users who have posted 25 Game Saves 63
4 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Game Saves 25
5 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Game Saves 17

Scholar

Awarded to users with complete posted text or HTML FAQs

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 complete text or HTML FAQ 7007
2 Awarded to users who have posted 10 complete text or HTML FAQs 235
3 Awarded to users who have posted 25 complete text or HTML FAQs 66
4 Awarded to users who have posted 50 complete text or HTML FAQs 23
5 Awarded to users who have posted 100 complete text or HTML FAQs 15

Videographer

Awarded to users with posted Video Links

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted 1 Video Link 1565
2 Awarded to users who have posted 50 Video Links 45
3 Awarded to users who have posted 100 Video Links 36
4 Awarded to users who have posted 250 Video Links 18
5 Awarded to users who have posted 500 Video Links 33

Wordsmith

Awarded to users who have won a FAQ of the Month

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have won 1 FAQ of the Month award 175
2 Awarded to users who have won 2 FAQ of the Month awards 46
3 Awarded to users who have won 3 FAQ of the Month awards 42
4 Awarded to users who have won 5 FAQ of the Month awards 21
5 Awarded to users who have won 10 FAQ of the Month awards 17

Boards - Badges awarded based on Message Boards usage

Creator

Awarded to users based who have created topics on the Boards

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have created a topic on 1 day on the Message Boards 362313
2 Awarded to users who have created a topic on 25 days on the Message Boards 37672
3 Awarded to users who have created a topic on 100 days on the Message Boards 14263
4 Awarded to users who have created a topic on 500 days on the Message Boards 1402
5 Awarded to users who have created a topic on 1000 days on the Message Boards 341

Poster

Awarded to users based who have posted messages on the Boards

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have posted a message on 1 day on the Message Boards 501263
2 Awarded to users who have posted a message on 25 days on the Message Boards 64387
3 Awarded to users who have posted a message on 100 days on the Message Boards 41345
4 Awarded to users who have posted a message on 500 days on the Message Boards 10038
5 Awarded to users who have posted a message on 1000 days on the Message Boards 5935

Poll - Badges awarded based on Poll usage

Voter

Awarded to users who have voted in the Poll of the Day

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have voted in 1 Poll of the Day 156750
2 Awarded to users who have voted in 25 Polls of the Day 29769
3 Awarded to users who have voted in 100 Polls of the Day 15279
4 Awarded to users who have voted in 250 Polls of the Day 14180
5 Awarded to users who have voted in 1000 Polls of the Day 2513

Contests - Badges awarded based on entries to GameFAQs Contests

BYG

Awarded to users to entered the Best Year in Gaming contest

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who entered a bracket 3101
2 Awarded to users who finished in the Top 1000 900
3 Awarded to users who finished in the Top 100 90
4 Awarded to users who finished in the Top 10 4
5 Awarded to users who finished with the top score of 83 6

Community - Badges awarded based on following, friending, and community profiles

Customizer

Awarded to users who have customized their user profile (Banner, Avatar, Bio, Contacts, and Signature)

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have customized 1 profile item 197282
2 Awarded to users who have customized 2 profile items 40823
3 Awarded to users who have customized 3 profile items 5391
4 Awarded to users who have customized 4 profile items 2217
5 Awarded to users who have customized 5 profile items 898

Follower

Awarded to users who Follow other users

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who are Following 1 user 30439
2 Awarded to users who are Following 10 users 1262
3 Awarded to users who are Following 50 users 96
4 Awarded to users who are Following 100 users 55
5 Awarded to users who are Following 200 users 26

Friend

Awarded to users who are Friends with other users

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 Friend 44231
2 Awarded to users who have 10 Friends 5438
3 Awarded to users who have 50 Friends 440
4 Awarded to users who have 100 Friends 121
5 Awarded to users who have 200 Friends 15

Tagger

Awarded to users who have Tagged other users

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have Tagged 1 user 12249
2 Awarded to users who have Tagged 25 users 862
3 Awarded to users who have Tagged 50 users 522
4 Awarded to users who have Tagged 100 users 503
5 Awarded to users who have Tagged 500 users 102

Trendsetter

Awarded to users who have Followers

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users who have 1 Follower 34629
2 Awarded to users who have 5 Followers 3995
3 Awarded to users who have 25 Followers 159
4 Awarded to users who have 50 Followers 57
5 Awarded to users who have 100 Followers 17

Meta - Badges about Badges

Badger

Awarded to users with badges (not including Meta or Secret badges)

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users with at least 5 badges 307549
2 Awarded to users with at least 10 badges 135360
3 Awarded to users with at least 20 badges 5702
4 Awarded to users with at least 30 badges 105
5 Awarded to users with at least 40 badges 2

Mushroom

Awarded to users based on their total badge levels (not including Meta or Secret badges)

IconLevelDescriptionAwarded
1 Awarded to users with a total Badge Level of 25 61204
2 Awarded to users with a total Badge Level of 50 2761
3 Awarded to users with a total Badge Level of 75 123
4 Awarded to users with a total Badge Level of 100 32
5 Awarded to users with a total Badge Level of 200 0