Google Maps won the Cobrinha Game. snake game) as Google's April Fool's Day celebration on Monday (1). The classic game lover's prank can be accessed from the Android and iPhone (iOS) mobile app, from the browser side menu, or via the Internet (snake.googlemaps.com). The game had a revamped look, with a background map and a train in place of the famous snake.
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The purpose of the game is for the user to guide the train to pick up passengers in different places. You can choose your destination and stroll around the world's most famous and famous sights, such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris and Tower Bridge in London. Among the road options is the city of So Paulo.
Cobrinha Game on Maps lets you choose destination Photo: Playback / TechTudo
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To access the game from your mobile phone, make sure you have the latest version of Google Maps installed on your device. In the app, go to the left side menu and look for the "Play Snake" option. The game will be opened and then just press "start" and choose the destination of Cobrinha. The options are: Cairo (Egypt), So Paulo, London (England), Sydney (Australia), So Francisco (United States), Tokyo (Japan) and the world map.
Opposition of Cobrinha game should appear in the side menu of Maps Photo: Reproduction / TechTudo
Screen Cleaner: 'fake' screen cleaning
In addition to the joke with Maps, Google also debuted a prank for Files Go users. File and storage manager has gained a new mobile screen cleaning feature. The company promises that the function removes traces of fingerprint and grease from the handset display but all lies, of course.
Files gets technology that supposedly wipes mobile screen Photo: Divulgao / Google
Google has a tradition of celebrating April Fool's Day for years. The company has already brought small April Fools pranks to its users, such as announcing the supposed end of YouTube, a smell search feature and a personalized pet search bar. No more lies made the special date: Google launched last year another revamped version of a classic game on Maps. The game "Where Est Wally" allowed you to find the character on maps around the world.
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