GOOGLE TRICKS & DOODLE GAMES
Did you ever come across fun with laborious searches and researches over and over? It’s fun to do it with Google if you love Doodles & Google Tricks. Google doodle games are an additional fun side that is not only interactive but is updated frequently to match with the concurrent flow of time.
LIST OF FUN GOOGLE TRICKS
Beyond interactive gaming and doodles, google tricks are being offered right from its main search page. The purpose of google tricks may be subjective, but common thing for every user is the fun they have from these tricks:
Breakout is a classic arcade game being famous for its ease of play and the ever-lasting curiosity of gamer. But it becomes more fun when google images convert into the breakout, and your entire screen becomes a look of Atari Breakout game. It’s a google trick into play. You need to type “Atari Breakout” in the search bar of google images, and you are all set to go with one of a good google tricks.
Do a Barrel Roll
This is one of the Google tricks which pays tribute to Nintendo’s gaming in which players had to press “Z” or “R” twice to do a barrel roll. As you type “DO A BARREL ROLL” in the search bar, the whole screen takes a 180-degree ride – a barrel roll.
It is a programmed google tricks allowing each element on the main search engine page to fall like it has been attracted by gravity. Google launched its gravity trick in 2009. There are chances that modern browsers do not perform this google trick now. However, it can be executed through a unique link to the old version of the Google page.
Searching “Animal Sounds” lets you have a board on-screen with name, picture, and a sound button. Rather than google trick, it is fun. Clicking on any of these lets you hear the natural sound the respective animal makes. Fun huh!!
Spin a Dreidel
Typing simply “Spin a dreidel” brings forth an automated dreidel to move around. No outside link to follow. As traditional dreidel, this digital version of Google dreidel has four sides with Hebrew letters: Shin, He, Gimel and Nun. The dreidel spinning belongs actually to a Jewish tradition, with a reward of any face that turns out.
LIST OF DOODLE GAMES
Doodle Games are interactive flash games Google offers. Anyone coming across such doodles can interact with doodles like a video game. Here is the list of google trick doodle games with illustrations:
Google Cricket Game
This is one of the doodle games, which was showcased on google engine’s main page in 2017, in being responsive to the celebration of ICC Champions Trophy in 2017.
This is one of my favorite doodle games on the google browser. This game presents a uniform short making button and fun players namely “H-Dog” – a hot dog, “Power Pop”- a popcorn, “Big Red” – a watermelon and more. They are the cooked out food items batting against the team of peanuts.
Google Maps Snake Game
It’s a hidden feature inside the main menu of Google Maps. Go to the main menu and look for an option “Play Snake”. It asks for a map where the game should be plotted and starts it right away. In-game, you own the control of a rail, and you pick up passengers, reach pointed destinations and so.
Google make this game appear in 2010 on a simple search of “Play Pacman”. This mini-game features every originality back from the very original Pacman version of 1980.
Google Space Invaders
Just like Snake, it’s a hidden fun inside the web version of Google Calendar. Go inside the settings menu and find one. Once you start this game, your appointments transform into tiles, and the overlay menu becomes cannon. It becomes more fun to hit your target appointments with a canon.
Play Tic Tac Toe
One of the oldest arcade games turned doodle games, played between two players. In this digital version of Tic Tac Toe, the players are X and O. The players have to mark the boxes in the grid with their respective names. Once a player can conceive all the boxes in a row, he succeeds. This game is played in a grid of 3×3 and 5×5.
The Great Ghoul Duel
It’s a collaborative game launched as google doodle on the event of Halloween in 2018. The players around the world join together as a joint force divided into two teams and compete together. In-game, the players have to pick up the white enlightened flames to increase their score. The game is plotted inside a house whose every area a player has to explore to approach the flames. Collect as many flames as possible in two flams to take your team to win.
Trick-Or-Treat: Google Halloween Game (Also Featured As Ghost Game)
In the celebration of Halloween, the player is given a set of doors in this doodle. Behind every door, there is an animal equipped with a trick or treat. For example, a jaguar is playing the piano or an octopus dressing up as a ghost. Google has launched its various versions year by year.
Google Gnome Game
The was a dedication to World Gardening Day in 2018. The player chooses the desired gnome and uses a slingshot to give it a trajectory. Wherever the gnome falls, a plant takes its root there. Simple!
Google Drawing Game
It’s a fun game with a basis on how a programmed module predicts your drawings. By drawing, you are allowing this module to learn and predict something better next time. It is just fun that triggers your brain to understand how a machine may learn things.
Google Dinosaurs (Also Known As T Rex)
Did your internet connection ever fail? You must have then seen a black and white plot in Google Chrome where a dinosaur keeps running avoiding hurdles of cacti plant and flying pterodactyl. It is an infinite runner, ending up only when the dino hits an obstacle.
Google Pony Express
This game is the celebration of the completion of 155 years of the very first mail delivered by Pony Express. The year 2015 marked this event. In-game, you are controlling a pony rider to collect a total of 100 letters and deliver them to the city.
Google Birth Of Hip Hop
It allows you to interact as a DJ to mix up dedicated sample tracks. These tracks belong to the artists 44 years back. This doodle was a dedication to the inventor of hip-hop, DJ Kool Herc and Clive Campbell.
Google Slalom Canoe
Slalom is an Olympic sport featuring a race in waters. Google features its doodle in the Olympic year 2012 as an interactive in which the user is paddler on-screen controlling the in-game paddler.
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It is, as the name suggests, a hurdle racing featuring an in-game athlete. The on-screen user has control of the man in-game. Keep pressing left-right keys alternatively allows the in-game runner run with a pace. Pressing space bar enables the runner to jump over the hurdles.
The player has the control of a goalkeeper stopping the goals. A player in front of him keeps kicking balls until all the shots are out of his reach. It’s fun in a 2D version of a simple soccer environment.
Just like soccer, its another easy and fun version of famous sports. The differently looked plot, a paper sheet, gives the players a different feel. There are bonuses as a reward against every goal.
Google Solitaire Game
Another classic game turned into doodle games. Just type “Play Solitaire” in the google search bar, and the game is there on your screen without moving to any outside link. The game features are the same as that of Solitaire on any platform other than Google.
Play Google Minesweeper
This traditional minesweeper game is available on Google’s main search page, once you type “Play Minesweeper” and hit enter. Like the classic game, you have to unveil all the squares with numbers behind them and avoid the mines. The game finishes immediately once you hit a box that contains a mine.
Google Kids Coding
This Kids Coding Game is an attempt to represent the coding in a fun way. Especially for the toys and the devices programmed for kids. With the presence of a cute bunny, it becomes funnier. The player has to act according to line codes and collect as many carrots as he can.
Earth Day Quiz
On Global Earth Day, Google launched an interactive fun cum informative doodle. It tests your knowledge about the earth by asking you simple questions. In the end, after you have answered all questions, you are given a personality title by usually featuring an animal with your addicts. Also, there is a poster of your choice you are allowed to download.
Google Feud Game
It wouldn’t be wrong if we call it instead of a quiz. Based on Google’s autocomplete results, the questions are randomly picked by the questionnaire. The player has to answer each question, assuming what Google’s predicted answer be.
Billions of people use Google every day over the internet and little things like Google Tricks and Doodles. These are small fun things which are very informative in finding the unsung heroes of different cultures, social and religious events. Google has become a big part of everyone’s lives and it doesn’t seem like it is going away in a very long future.