Google Maps Snake game puts a twists on ride-sharing

02 April, 2019, 11:37 | Author: Leah Owens
  • Google Maps Celebrates April Fool's With Twist on Classic 'Snake' Game

The game will be available for a week inside Google Maps but in case you find it addictive, Google launched a dedicated website where you can play the game after it has been remove from Maps.

Whether you're an April Fools person or not, or even if you forgot that the day existed then Google Maps is here to remind you in the best way with a simple game of Snake.

Google Maps is the American tech giant's navigation software that is available on smartphones, desktops and tablets. You can also run into the monuments that randomly pop up for bonus points.

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Google integrated the game Snake into maps for the week of April Fool's. The company said that the game is being rolled out today for both Android and iOS users and it will remain live in the app for one week. If you don't see the option to play Snake, try restarting the app. The option is below the navigation options in the app.

On the Android and iOS versions of the game you can queue up swipes if you're turning quickly, so there's not as much need to frantically swipe if you're in a tight corner. From there drive your train across the city picking up passengers and growing your train.

That's right, you can choose seven different 8-bit-ified places to play on - Cairo, São Paulo, London, Sydney, San Francisco, Tokyo, and World. You pick up passengers on the way and with every additional passenger you pick, your bogey increases in size.

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