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New Badges: Frantic February, Badge-ly Drawn, and Bikini Bottom

This week’s badges have been brought to you by the letter “A” for “alliteration”.

FranticFebruary_1Frantic February: When in trouble, when in doubt, run in circles, scream and shout… then take some time to relax on Sporcle! To earn February’s badge, play 40 games on each day of the week. You’ll reach the end of February in no time, and you’ll have a shiny new badge to show for it!

BadgelyDrawn_2Badge-ly Drawn: You’re going to want to get good at identifying people who have been badly drawn. To earn this badge, get 100% on Famous Faces (Badly Drawn), Famous Faces (Badly Drawn) II, and Famous Faces (Badly Drawn) III.

BikiniBottom_1Bikini Bottom: Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? And who plays trivia on the internet? This badge is where the answers to those questions intersect. Play 25 SpongeBob quizzes to earn it, and be sure to watch out for jellyfish!

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: That’s No Moon, The First Folio and Jam Session

We’ve got a good feeling about these badges…

UseTheForce_4That’s No Moon: You know you’ve always wanted to be a Jedi Master. We can’t transport you to a galaxy far, far away, but we can promise you an afternoon full of lightsabers and The Force. Play 50 Star Wars games and earn this badge to show off your knowledge of all things Star Wars.


The First Folio: How well do you think you know The Bard of Avon? Prove your knowledge of Shakespeare by getting 100% on Shakespeare Plays, then display this badge. We promise you won’t even have to say “hath” a single time.

badges_jamsessionJam Session: Get those earbuds in, and warm up your fingers. It’s time for a Sporcle music jam like never before. Play 25 Music quizzes in one day, and this badge will be an everlasting sign of your musical achievement.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: H2Oh-Em-Gee, The Year of the Badge, and Math ‘N Stuff

Climb every mountain, ford every stream, take every Sporcle quiz, until you’ve earned your badge!

H2OhEmGee1H2Oh-Em-Gee: It’s always good to know the basics when it comes to our world’s water. Get 50% or better on Largest LakesLongest RiversDeepest Oceans and Seas and Countries with Tallest Waterfalls and you’ll earn this badge. Ah, refreshing!

YearOfTheBadge_1The Year of the Badge: We see a new badge in your future. To earn it, you shouldn’t need a horoscope or a crystal ball – all you need to do is get 100% on the Chinese Zodiac Signs, 12 Signs of the Zodiac, and Birthstones quizzes. The stars tell us you’ll do great.

Math_N_Stuff_3Math ‘N Stuff: We crunched the numbers and decided to release an arithmetic badge for all you number loving types. Play 50 Math games to earn this badge. It all adds up!

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Stir Friday, El Badgeriño, and Totally ’80s

What do Friday, Spain, and the 1980s have in common? They’re all themes for this week’s badges!

StirFriday_1Stir Friday: Mmm, stir fry. If you want tasty goodness, you’ll need to throw a little bit of everything into a pan and cook it… or play at least one game from each category on a Friday. If you do the first, you’ll have a delicious meal. If you do the second, you’ll earn this badge.

ElBadgerino_1El Badgeriño: Whether it’s through art, language, dance, or food, Spanish culture has left its mark on the world. Show your appreciation for this country by getting 50% or better on Cities of Spain, Country Quiz: Spain, Regions of Spain, and Monarchs of Spain. By doing so, you’ll collect this badge.

Totally80s_6Totally ’80s: Whether you lived through the ’80s or just really like John Hughes movies, this is the badge for you. Grab your legwarmers and neon jacket, then get 50% or better on Faces on TIME (1980s), 1980s Blitz, and The Great 1980s Quiz to earn it.

As always, check the Sporcle badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: January Jamboree, Diva Nation, and Superhero Showdown

This week marks your chance to earn a badge with Beyonce on it.

Badge_JanuaryJamboreeJanuary Jamboree: Monthly themed badges continue with this offering. To earn January’s badge, play 50 each of ClassicClickablePicture BoxSlideshow, and Map quizzes. Are you up to the challenge?

Badge_DivasDiva Nation: Who run the world? Girls! Hail the queens of pop by getting 50% or better on the I Will SurviveSingle LadiesRolling in the Deep, and Respect lyrics quizzes. You’ll be celebrating girl power and collecting a badge at the same time!

Badge_MarvelVsDCSuperhero Showdown: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It’s a new superhero badge! To get it, you’ll have to play 25 Marvel and 25 DC Comics quizzes. Just be sure to watch out for radioactivity, kryptonite, and a whole host of supervillains.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Auld Lang Syne, Page Turner, and Picturebox Schmicturebox

Should old acquaintance be forgot, and never played on Sporcle…

HappyNewYear_1Auld Lang Syne: Share a toast for the favorite quizzes you’ve played over this year, then look forward to new quizzes and a new year by earning this badge. To do so, you’ll need to get 50% or better on New Year’s Eve MoviesUS Cities by Fireworks, and Quiz For Hangovers. This is a holiday badge, so you must play the quizzes on New Year’s Eve!

PageTurner_3Page Turner:  This badge is just as exciting as any paperback beach read. To get it, be prepared to burn the midnight oil – play 25 Literature games in one day to earn this badge. It’s kind of like the Sporcle equivalent of reading that exciting book all night.

PictureboxSchimcturebox_1Picturebox Schmicturebox: You’re in this one for the long haul! To earn this badge, you’ll need to play 1000 Picture Box games. All you’ll need is some dedication and a love for image quizzes.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Sweater Weather, A Festivus for the Rest of Us, and Pixar Perfect

There should be a holiday party every time new badges get released.

SweaterWeather_4Sweater Weather: If you’re like us, then you like snazzy sweaters and knits. Celebrate your love for cold-weather fashion by playing Coldest Countries, Coldest StatesSnow Globes of World Cities and Landmarks, and Frosty Famous Folks. If you get at least 50% on each, you’ll earn this badge.

FestivusForUs_1A Festivus for the Rest of Us: This is a badge about absolutely nothing. To earn it, get 50% on Angry TV Characters, Holiday by Dumb Description, Festivus Facts, and Feats of Strength on December 23rd. Just don’t air any grievances in the comments!

PixarPerfect_3Pixar Perfect: Oh Pixar. You know how to make us laugh, cry, and gasp with wonder at beautiful animation. Now you can use your Pixar knowledge to earn Sporcle badges! Play 25 Pixar quizzes and cash in on your knowledge about cars, bugs, and friendly monsters.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Happy Holidays, Driver’s Seat, and Lightning Round

Race your way to holiday happiness with this week’s new badges.

HolidayBadge_1Happy Holidays: The other 14 main categories on Sporcle have badges like this, so we figured it was about time to release one in the Holiday category, too. To get it, play 1000 holiday quizzes, then celebrate whichever holiday is your favorite. Ours happens to be National Ding-A-Ling Day.

DriverSeat_2Driver’s Seat: Can you give the hosts from Top Gear a run… er, drive, for their money? Show off your gearhead chops by racing past the competition and getting 100% on Car Logos. If you do, you’ll get this sweet speedometer badge to display on your profile.

BallroomBlitz_1Lightning Round: Stand aside, Road Runner. It’s time for the quick Sporclers to quickly Sporcle their way to another badge. If you want to demonstrate your love of speed games, then play 250 blitz games and collect this badge.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: December to Remember, Almost Useless Trivia, and Date Night

Oh the weather outside is frightful, but Sporcling is so delightful…

December_3December to Remember:  It’s cold and dark outside, but warm and cozy inside. Take advantage of the great indoors as a way to sharpen your quiz taking skills and get 100% on 100 quizzes in December. If you do, you’ll be able to display this badge on your profile.

o57B7WPp8pzhPpE4_CSrdnP9o9GBECWUwBQIOBkpdc8Almost Useless Trivia: Is your head full of knowledge that never gets applied to anything? Prove it! Get 100% on Almost Useless Trivia I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, and VIII. Who knows, you might learn something that’s about as useful as a T-Rex’s arms.

MovieFriday_1Date Night: Whether it’s a night out on the town or a movie night on the couch, date night is a wonderful thing. Display your love for date night by earning this badge - play 25 movie games and 25 restaurants games on a Saturday.

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Das Bädge, Lab Assistant, and Caught ‘Em All

Little known fact: Germanium is not a rock-type Pokemon.

DasBadge_2Das Bädge: Germany is one of the world’s great economic powers, as well as a historical leader in art, philosophy, and other fields. Get to know this country by playing German Cities, Country Quiz: Germany, States of Germany, and German Chancellors. Getting 50% or better on each one will earn you this badge.

Badges_Master_LabAssistantLab Assistant: It doesn’t matter if you were at the top of your chemistry classes in high school, you majored in chemistry in college, or if you just like the idea of strangely shaped beakers and the periodic table. If you like science, this badge is for you. Play 50 Chemistry games to earn it!

CaughtEmAll_1Caught ‘Em All: If you want to be the very best, like no one ever was, then you’re going to have to give it your all. If you want to prove your worth as a Pokémon trainer, get 100% on 151 Original Pokémon, then display this badge along your collection of gym badges. You’ll be a Pokémon Master in no time!

As always, check the badge page for the latest updates.