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New Badges: Beyond Thunderdome, Postmaster General, and Taco Tuesday

New badges incoming!

BeyondThunderdome_2Beyond Thunderdome: Here’s the deal. You want to earn this badge, you’ll have to take on all comers. Time to make like Mad Max and win 500 challenges against other users.

PostmasterGeneral_1Postmaster General: Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays Sporclers from playing quizzes. You can show your dedication to badge earning (and the postal service) by getting 50% or better on Street Suffixes, which will earn you this badge.

TacoTuesday_2Taco Tuesday: Would you rather have badges or tacos? We figured, why not both? Play 15 food quizzes on a Tuesday to earn this badge, then reward yourself with delicious food.

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

New Badges: Remember Remember, Everything is Awesome, and Quick Draw

We want either Morgan Freeman or Hugo Weaving to narrate these badge options for us.

8bXuNgMqkUH8eHitRv-oGEXdKWqG6hezLN1wKsYqIF0Remember, Remember: Time to get out the Guy Fawkes masks and start the bonfires. To earn this badge, rebel against oppression and score 75% or better on the V for Vendetta Opening Monologue on November 5th.

LegoBadge_1Everything is Awesome: The easy part about getting this badge? Getting 50% or better on Lego Landmarks, Movies by Lego and Gaming with Legos. The hard part? Getting the “Everything is Awesome” song out of your head.

QuickDraw_3Quick Draw: You’ve got to be speedy if you’ve set your sights on this badge. Earn it by scoring 100% on Drawing a Blank 1, Drawing a Blank 2, and Drawing a Blank 3. Bull’s-eye!

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

Hoarder Alert: New Badges Weekly

badgeHere at Sporcle HQ we’ve been cooking up new features, especially on the badge front. Who doesn’t like badges?

You may have noticed that the badge page on your profile has been streamlined. We’ve also started posting new badges and achievements weekly, rather than every other week. We have so many great badges coming up, and we can’t wait to share them with you. We’re going to start posting badges every Tuesday morning. Think of it as an early celebration of Hump Day!

Keep an eye on the Sporcle Blog to find out what new wonders we have in store, and as always, check the badge page for the latest updates.

New Badges: Happy Sporcleversary!, King of Pop, and The Fall Classic

Music and birthdays and baseball, oh my!

Birthday_3Happy Sporcleversary!: You’ve stuck with us through the years, and we want to celebrate that with cake and candles. Play 10 games on your Sporcle birthday to commemorate the day you joined Sporcle, then proudly display this badge.

KingOfPop_1King of Pop: Like earning badges? Don’t stop ’til you get enough! Get 50% or better on Michael Jackson Albums, Michael Jackson Singles, and Lyrics Map: Black or White, then moonwalk your way to another badge.

WorldSeriesBadge_1Fall Classic: The postseason is in full swing! Earn this badge by hitting 25 World Series games out of the park in the month of October, and make sure to root for your favorite team!

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

New Badges: Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, Science Overdose, and Silver Platter

New badges, coming right up!

StayPuftMarshmallowMan_1Stay Puft Marshmallow Man – You ain’t afraid of no ghosts! Giant marshmallow men aren’t too scary either. If preventing the apocalypse by crème brûlée is your thing, then play the Bill Murray, Ernie Hudson, Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, and Sigourney Weaver movie quizzes and collect this badge.

LabAssistant_3Science Overdose - We have so many overdose badges, we figured it was about time for a science one. Bust out your beaker and lab coat and play 25 Science quizzes in one day… for science!

SilverPlatter_6Silver Platter – Silence is golden, but Sporcle is silver. You’ll have to knuckle down and play 25,000 total quizzes for this badge. Now that’s dedication.

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

New Badges: Clickable Schmickable, Unlucky October, and Collegiate Conqueror

October comes with collegiate and clicking citations to collect.

ClickBadgeClickable Schmickable: You might not like typing much, but you’re an ace with a mouse. Play your way through 1000 clickable games, and earn this badge as proof of your clicking prowess.

UnluckyOct_2Unlucky October: People with triskaidekaphobia (the fear of the number 13) might have a hard time with this badge. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be scary! Play 13 games in each category during the month of October and laugh in the face of misfortune.

CollegiateConqueror_3Collegiate Conqueror: Fall means football! If you’re as crazy about college football as we are, then getting this badge should be a snap. Earn it by getting 100% on College Logos I, II, and III.

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

Back to Sporcle 2014: Summer Badges

We’ve been swimming in great new badges all summer long. Scan through this list – placed in alphabetical order for your convenience – and look at the fun to be had.

1000Entertainment3All That Jazz: If all of your friends consult you for all of their pop culture questions – on everything from celebrity selfies to cereal mascots – then this badge is for you. Just play 1000 total games in Entertainment.

BakersDozen_1Baker’s Dozen: To earn this badge, simply play at least one game for thirteen consecutive days. Not quite as demanding as the Century Club, but still satisfying. Victory never tasted so good.

BorderBandit_1Border Bandit: Want to travel the world? You can from the comfort of your desktop. Earn this badge by getting 100% on African Border BashAmerican Border BashAsian Border Bash and European Border Bash. It’s not quite the same as crossing all those borders on your own, but we’d like to think it’s still inspiring.

TheBoyWhoLived_2The Boy Who Lived: Harry Potter’s birthday is a holiday in its own right. We decided to celebrate it by releasing this badge, which can be earned by playing  Harry Potter: Close-Up!Hogwarts Wizard Training and Harry Potter Minefield on Harry Potter’s birthday (July 31st).

EverythingsComingUpMilhouse_3Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse: You’re a Simpsons fan and you know it. Crack open a Duff, grab a donut, and play 50 Simpsons quizzes for the honor and glory of Springfield, USA.
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New Badges: You Go Glen Coco, Lemme Take A Selfie, and Logic Lover

Bring in the badges!

MeanGirls_1You Go Glen Coco: You might never be able to make “fetch” happen, but you can play Follow That Line: Mean Girls, ‘Mean Girls’ Character Images, and Things That Are Pink on October 3rd to collect this badge. The limit of Mean Girls references does not exist!

Badges_SelfieLemme Take a Selfie: This badge is as easy to get as snapping a photo. Make like a Kardashian and upload a picture of yourself to your profile. Then sit back and enjoy the inexplicable fame and badges.

LogicLover_1Logic Lover: You’re clever and you know it. Show your passion for all things logic and earn this badge by playing 75 Logic games.

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

New Badges: September Slam, Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse, and The Gambler

Did someone say new Sporcle badges? We’re on it!

EveryDayInSeptemberSeptember Slam: School is in session. Leaves are falling through the air. Time to study – or procrastinate – like a champ. Play 300 games in the month of September and pick up this badge as a reward.

EverythingsComingUpMilhouse_3Everything’s Coming Up Milhouse: You’re a Simpsons fan and you know it. Crack open a Duff, grab a donut, and play 50 Simpsons quizzes for the honor and glory of Springfield, USA.

TestYourLuck_2The Gambler: Are you feeling lucky? Get 50% or better on The Uncheatable Challenge and Heads or Tails, then take your lucky streak all the way to the bank for this badge.

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

New Badges: Gimme the Mic, Letter to the Editor, and Smitten by Britain

New badges? Bring em on!

FigureOutTheLyrics_1Gimme the Mic: We bet you’re the best at belting out ballads at karaoke. Classic rock? Bring it on. Strut your stuff and earn this badge by playing 25 total Figure Out the Lyrics games.

EditorPickInEachCategory_1Letter to the Editor: Head on over to the Quiz Lab and see what the editors have selected! Show your appreciation by playing an unpublished, Editor Picked game in each category, then pick up this badge!

UKpolitics_3Smitten by Britain: We know you love the United Kingdom just as much as we do. Play Monarchs of EnglandPrime Ministers of the UK and Countries of the British Empire to earn this badge. God save the Queen!

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