New Badges: Coming Attractions, Red Badge of Courage, and Choose Wisely

Celebrate the end of summer with one last BBQ, a trip to the beach, and these new badges.

ComingAttactionsComing Attractions: A good movie poster tells you what the movie is about with one image. A bad movie poster leaves you dazed and confused. These quizzes have both. Get 100% on Movie Posters I, II, III, IV, and V to earn this badge.

RedBadgeOfCourage2Red Badge of Courage: These quizzes will have you seeing red. To receive this badge, get 50% or more on Fictional Characters Who Are Red, Foods That Are Red, Red Logos, and ‘Red’ Literature Match.

ChooseWiselyChoose Wisely: Life is full of tough decisions and these quizzes are no exception. This is the only place on the site that you’ll have to make the decision ‘Shakespeare or Batman?’. To get this badge, play 100 This or That quizzes.

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

New Badges: 2 Minute Drill, Body Language, and Blueprint Boss

Can you figure out the blueprints to earn these new badges?

e5dPi2INheJvRT8ZgMqUQMuFqOmLkALlRflwnVpMlvU2 Minute Drill: In 2 minutes, you can do lots of things: brush your teeth, check your horoscope, or even play a Sporcle quiz. To get this badge, play 15 2 minute quizzes in 1 day.

BodyLanguageBody Language: Everyone played ‘doctor’ when they were kids, now you can see how much you actually know about your body. Play 25 quizzes tagged anatomy to earn this badge.

6FDLCAHTjAgUXnkV0YquKpjNoFKdQEWF4PfSiAvc38kBlueprint Boss: We don’t know much about reading blueprints, good thing we’re not architects. Get 50% or more on The Sporcle Viewfinder, Tallest Building Cities (US), and 12 Silhouettes of Famous Buildings to receive this badge.

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

New Badges: Hit the Books, The Original Sporcler, and Spelling Bee

It’s almost time to head back to school, see if you’re ready for the new school year and earn these badges.

HitTheBooks2Hit the Books: College is all about meeting new people, learning new things, and beer pong. To get this badge, you’ll need 100% on Are You Smarter Than A College Student? I, II, III, IV, and V.

2007SporcleThe Original Sporcler: Sporcle has come a long way since it was first created. It’s time to go back to basics with the quizzes that started it all. Play 22 quizzes that were published in 2007 to receive this badge.

SpellingBeeSpelling Bee: The only way to make spelling bees more terrifying is to add a minefield to them. To win the Sporcle Spelling Bee, get 100% on Commonly Misspelled Words I, II, and III.

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

New Badges: Badge of the Pharaohs, Classic Schmassic, and Bazinga!

We think these badges are… Zazzy.

EgyptBadgeBadge of the Pharaohs: We can sum up what we know about Egypt in 3 words: pyramid, Nile, and mummy. To earn this badge, get 50% on Country Quiz: Egypt, Governorates of Egypt, and Nile River Countries.

ClassicSchamssicClassic Schmassic: Time to get back to the classics. Get your fingers ready to type, you could have quite a few quizzes to play. Play 1,000 Classic quizzes and receive this badge.

Bazinga2Bazinga!: Holy crap on a cracker, there’s a badge for The Big Bang Theory. To get it, take a seat on the couch (as long as you’re not in Sheldon’s spot) and play 25 quizzes tagged The Big Bang Theory.

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

[Note: There was an error when the Classic Schmassic badge was released. We are re-publishing it, and the new badge will award credit for past plays correctly. We apologize for the confusion or inconvenience.]

New Badges: August Rush, Climb the Ladder, and Order of Merlin, First Class

Time to take your O.W.L.s in Sporcle, let’s see if you can earn an O.

AugustRushAugust Rush: August concludes our monthly badges, try not to rush your way through it. Win 150 challenges against the Sporcle Computer or other users to get this badge.

ClimbTheLadder2Climb the Ladder: Word Ladders are just like real ladders, you climb them one step at a time. To earn this badge, get 100% on 25 published Word Ladder quizzes.

OrderOfMerlinFirstClass2Order of Merlin, First Class: Of course all these characters are in your head, but why does that mean they’re not real? Get 100% on Harry Potter Top 200 and you just might get your face on a chocolate frog card.

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

New Badges: War Games, Religious Pilgrimage, and Font-tastic!

Make sure to wear sunscreen, these badges are hot.

WarGames_2War Games: Time to join the Sporcle army and fight to get this badge. You’ll have to play 50 total War quizzes to earn your stripes and receive your War Games badge.

Fonttastic_2Font-tastic!: Lucky for you, we voted against using Comic Sans on Sporcle. To get your Font-tastic! badge, you’ll have to get 100% on Fabulous Fonts and Fabulous Fonts II.

ReligiousPilgrimageReligious Pilgrimage: Praying won’t help you get this badge (but who knows, it may help you get a higher score). Play 25 total Religion quizzes in one day to complete your journey for this badge.

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

New Badges: Foodamental, Elite Trendsetter, and Señor Badge

A quiz a day keeps the doctor away. Stay healthy by getting these badges.

foodamentalFoodamental: You’ll have to eat all your food groups (yes, even vegetables) to be truly foodamental. Play 100 quizzes that are tagged ‘food‘ and you’ll receive this badge. Just try not to get too hungry on the way.

EliteTrendsetterElite Trendsetter: Everything spread by word of mouth, even badges. You can get this badge by referring 15 people to Sporcle (Go to your profile to credit the Sporcle user who referred you).

senor_badgeSeñor Badge: Mexico has given us lots of things, from mariachi music to piñatas. Join the fiesta by getting more than 50% on States of Mexico, Country Quiz: Mexico and Populous Mexican Cities.

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

New Badges: Shark Bait, Bastille Day, and Concentration Frustration

Time to sink or swim with these new badges.

SharkBaitShark Bait: Whether it’s Jaws, Bruce, or Katy Perry’s left shark, sharks can be kind of scary. Conquer your fears and earn this badge; you’ll need to get 50% or more on Shark Attack!, Shark Week, and Shark Anatomy.

LeQuatorzeJuilletBastille Day: The storming of the Bastille happened almost 226 years ago, in 1789. To commemorate this event, get this badge by playing French History Match-Up, Bastille Day, and Countries of the French Empire on July 14.

ConcentrationFrustrationConcentration Frustration: Try not to pull out your hair or bang your head on the wall, this badge may be a little bit infuriating. Get 100% on Clickable Concentration, and you’ll receive this badge.

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

New Badges: World Builder, Top of the Charts, and Give it a Try, July

Build up your badge count with these new badges.

WorldBuilder3World Builder: The world is kind of like a puzzle, with each country as its own puzzle piece. We need your help to put the world back together again. Get your World Builder badge by having 5 Geography quizzes published.

TopOfTheChartsTop of the Charts: You don’t have to be as talented as Beyoncé to make it to the top of the charts. Just play 50 Billboard quizzes and you’ll have your own claim to fame. Feel free to sing along while you play, though.

GiveItATryJuly2Give it a Try, July: During the summer, we like to take it slower. It’s summer, everyone deserves a bit of rest and relaxation. To get the July badge, all you have to do is play 250 quizzes and get more than 50% on them during July.

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

New Badges: Sunday Funday, Techie, and The Pontiff-icator

What a lovely day for more badges.

s9FpWrmtBtVad8PBWFvPhCfLnyPwARakZ-9iyhthXxwSunday Funday: If you like clowning around, or if you just like clowns, then we have a badge for you! Spend some time goofing off on Sunday – if you play 15 Just For Fun quizzes, this badge is your reward.

HJw7RWB5VVUN2TzjWOlysRAq3iKcx8X3CDgEItum9L4Techie: The first step to getting this badge is to get on your computer… which you already are, so you’ve got a head start! Earn this new badge by playing 25 Computer quizzes. Step aside, Bill Gates, the real techies are coming through!

qfW-gVj7sTHeVn661VKq5uZhhN6U6YcIhujD4fmBPxIThe Pontiff-icator: No, we don’t need you to talk a lot or even preach to earn this one. But you will need to earn 100% on Names of Popes. If you manage the feat, you’ll get a sweet hat… in badge form.

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