#1 8-6-2014 11:51 PM

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BBC Geoguesser game

This is on the BBC website today (I accessed it from Uganda so it should be available in most territories); it's a fun game guessing your location based on a close up of somewhere non-famous.  How did you do?

http://www.bbc.com/travel/feature/20131 … o-find-out

 

#2 8-15-2014 4:17 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

It's fun!
How did i do ?
The first gues was 1000km off, the next even on the wrong continent smile

 

#3 8-15-2014 7:20 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

I got two spot on, and three on the wrong continent completely!

 

#4 8-23-2014 9:38 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

Terrible performance. smile

 

#5 8-27-2014 5:19 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

How was yours then pyrgos?

 

#6 9-22-2014 1:30 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

cool game, I got 12400 points

 

#7 9-25-2014 6:36 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

andrejav wrote:

cool game, I got 12400 points

smile

 

#8 9-25-2014 7:07 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

hahahah
ok I tried it again and...

there are 5 images

First was middle of nowhere mountain in Namibia but I guessed it only 2000km wrong...
Second was a girl next to the river middle of nowhere, I guessed Russia because of cyrilic text on her bag... 700km away from target
Third WAS AIRPLANE !!! and everyone is watching movies... guessed Europe and missed it by only 1900km
Fourth was PINE FOREST... nothing around. I guessed Europe again and ... only 650km miss...
Fifth middle of nowhere road through mountains, guessed Alaska, missed by only 2250km

Total 10500!!! fantastic !

 

#9 9-25-2014 7:26 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

I did it again!
13682 points...

 

#10 9-25-2014 8:04 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

I am getting really good in this...

31612 points big_smile

 

#11 9-26-2014 12:00 AM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

andrejav wrote:

hahahah
ok I tried it again and...

there are 5 images

First was middle of nowhere mountain in Namibia but I guessed it only 2000km wrong...
Second was a girl next to the river middle of nowhere, I guessed Russia because of cyrilic text on her bag... 700km away from target
Third WAS AIRPLANE !!! and everyone is watching movies... guessed Europe and missed it by only 1900km
Fourth was PINE FOREST... nothing around. I guessed Europe again and ... only 650km miss...
Fifth middle of nowhere road through mountains, guessed Alaska, missed by only 2250km

Total 10500!!! fantastic !

Haha, your doing worse than me smile

 

#12 9-26-2014 4:49 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

HA, that sounds like challenge ! Lets see who does worse. Rules are that you can just magnify from the spot where you are and no research on internet. Pure guessing hahhaha

 

#13 9-26-2014 5:01 PM

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Re: BBC Geoguesser game

Competition started marvelous smile
First guess was only 53.3km away in Poland
Second guess 650km away in Russia
Third guess 9990km away in Australia hahhaha I guessed South Africa smile
Fourth guess 1426km away in USA
Fifth guess 7752km away in Brazil, I guessed central Mexico

Total 9701 points
Beat that!

 
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