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GeoGuessr - Google maps game

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Just found this little game, that is pretty fun. You are given a random streetview somewhere, and you have to guess where it is. 

 

What score do you get? Here is my first attempt (10609):

 

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I'm too tired to play it now. I'll post a score later.

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9930 so far.
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tis a fun game, are they all just random?

 

only got 8513, could be because i thought the first one was in Spain, but it was actually Mexico xD.

 

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TheNarrator wrote:

tis a fun game, are they all just random?

 

only got 8513, could be because i thought the first one was in Spain, but it was actually Mexico xD.


 

I'm not sure whether they are random, weighted to certain areas, or selected. I have got some on quite recognisable areas, others on dirt roads where you have no idea.

 

I got one on a nice island, and since you are looking at Hawaii, Bahamas, Seychelles - if you don't choose right, you are way out :D

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This is actually a really fun game! :D

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Realised that I didn't put a link in the OP :Stupid:

It isn't hard to find, but still, rookie error.

http://www.geoguessr.com/

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I was going to mention the lack of a link but I didn't in case I was just missing it using my phone. I won't be able to play it on here anyway, I'll have a go later.
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Apparently I have no idea what Australia looks like but I can recognise Florida to within 50 miles.
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I managed to get one to within 1 kilometre.

 

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I just named the actual street I was in, beat that.
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My best guess was Mexico. So close!

 


 


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shanethegooner wrote:

My best guess was Mexico. So close!

 


 



 

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shanethegooner wrote:

My best guess was Mexico. So close!

 

 

 

 


 

You're rubbish


So's your face. 

 

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Not bad I suppose, I found  a place in Portugal so close to the name of the one in Brazil, and they even have the same language, TRICKED I TELL THEE:

 

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Stupid America. 

 

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Better that my first attempt, knowing what side of the road people drive on makes it a bit easier ;)

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