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These new badges are growing on me. :) It would be cool if they could be added to our signatures.

Is there a place or forum topic where you can see all the attainable badges or is this being kept a secret


  • Yes, I like them too....Cool idea
    I havent found anywhere with all the possible designs posted...but entirely possible I have missed it.
    I've only been able to sign back in since yesterday afternoon, so I'm still looking around.
  • AirurandoP
    858 posts Member
    edited September 2016
    @SquirrelLadd Just tagging you for the badge ;)
  • @AiruandoP what a great idea;)
  • I see what you did there ;)
  • Hmm...someone should make a list of all the badges! :)
  • @AirurandoP i want a list of badges aswell :P
  • I now have 5 but don't know where to see them.
  • @Echo0006 ditto :) Also add to the list how to achieve them.
  • fastshadow2
    5466 posts Member
    edited September 2016
    i like the badges also, but still haven't received any anniversary badges. guess there needs to be some more work done with them
    fast2shadow2 in Crawl to the Finish
  • AirurandoP wrote: »
    @SquirrelLadd Just tagging you for the badge ;)

    @AirurandoP ......Tagging back...lol

    Now where is that list of badges
  • I now have 5 but don't know where to see them.

    GO to your profile and along the top is a section marked badges. Click on it and you'll see the ones you've earned. :)
  • johncolombo
    11603 posts Senior Moderator
    Volunteer EA Forum Senior Moderator/Hero EA Answers HQ
  • Do we need a Josh badge? I think I needed it yesterday. >:)
    DeesToonTown in Crawl to the Finish #The Grumple Is Free!
  • I only have two badges. An first year anniversary and profile :(
  • Badges or not, I'm just glad the forums are back up before the Halloween event drops . . . whenever that may be.
  • Are they just displayed or do we get a cool sash to pin them on like the Boy Scouts? Or Girl Scouts!
  • 9d51ca2b37f2d94f
    7697 posts Member
    edited September 2016
    Here are a few facts about Honey Badgers.
    (Credit: mentalfloss)

    Mellivora capensis is the species’ formal name, but you can go ahead and judge a honey badger by its common name. These little monsters love the sweet stuff. “The Cape” is The Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, where many reside (they also call the Middle East and India home). Another one of their names is ratel, which is an Afrikaans word that might be derived from the Dutch word for honeycomb, raat.
    Aside from their physical similarities, the honey badger also boasts a dangerous gland at the base of its tail containing a stinky liquid. Generally, it’s just used to mark territory, but should the animal find itself in distress, its biological kneejerk is to release a stink bomb—different, but just as rotten as its sister scent-leaver.
    Using their long claws, honey badgers dig burrows to rest in, sometimes on a daily basis. They’ll do it anywhere—in the ground, in a tree trunk, or even into an old termite mound. If needed, they can dig themselves a hiding hole in a matter of minutes and use their natural excavation skills to capture prey underground.
    If a honey badger isn’t in the mood to make its own bed, it’s not shy about making itself at home in someone else’s residence. The creatures have been known to get comfortable in the dens of aardvarks or in the tunnels of foxes, mongooses, or springhares. (Really any crevice or hole will do for the honey badger.) They’re really good at adapting: The animals are usually diurnal in winter, but where they need to avoid humans, they’re usually nocturnal.
    5. THEY’RE MEAN.
    It’s true that the honey badger has the Guinness Book of World Records title of "World's Most Fearless Creature," but they’re more than just audacious: they’re downright mean. They’re invasive and eager to pick a fight—even with a porcupine. But that doesn’t mean they’re invincible. Hyenas, lions, leopards and pythons are all foes (as are humans), but if those are considered your only enemies, you’re probably incredibly tough.
    Seriously, anything and everything. They’re omnivores who will go after mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, larvae, plants, fruit, eggs, and roots.
    Literally. There are reports of arrows and spears glancing off their thick, rubbery epidermis, which is also loose enough that, should a honey badger get caught in the mouth of a predator, it can writhe around and break loose. (A second option is to retaliate using its crazy powerful teeth—see number 8.) The honey badger may even have a resistance to snake venom and is sometimes able to sleep off a bite. (Their thick skin comes in handy in this way, too.) Snakes compose a quarter of their diets.
    They can chomp down with enough force to break the shell of a tortoise.
    You might have heard that honey badgers and honeyguide birds have a good partnership going. The honeyguide leads the badger to the hive and then eats up after the honey badger destroys it. Well, after over 200 years of study, we can pretty definitively say that honey badgers don’t care. This behavior has never been reliably seen in the wild, and even playing honeyguide songs elicits no response.
    Honey badgers are in the same family as weasels, and just like those **** beasts, honey badgers are pretty solitary. They keep to themselves and definitely stay out of the public eye, usually only banding together to mate. Babies are the exception: Young kits often stick with their mothers for so long that they can outgrow her.
    11. THEY’RE SMART.
    Ferocious, fearless, and pugnacious animals aren’t always the smartest, but honey badgers break the mold. They’re so intelligent that they even use tools: Video from Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in South Africa revealed that a team of honey badgers used sticks, a rake, mud, stones, and pure determination in their attempts to escape. You can watch this, and all of Honey Badgers: Masters of Mayhem, on YouTube. If the Planet of the Apes franchise ever loses steam, it seems like we might have another animal to suggest for a spinoff.
  • Hmm.. so.. the question now becomes..
    How many badges does LP have?
    I assume he should have like an Ultimate, King of the Forums type of badge with rainbows and sunshine and donuts.. and if he doesn't ... EA.. get on that!!
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