metashades

Member since:Nov, 2010
Location:Seattle, Washington, USA
Role: Curator for Movie Titles, Grab Bag, Young Adult
Quizmaster Score (?)

2,631

Challenge Record (?)

294-253-58

About me:Feel free to email me at metashades@yahoo.com with questions, or if you spot a great quiz you want to bring to my attention.
Total Quizzes played:9157
Unique Quizzes played:7580
Comments made:534
Avg. comment score:2.63
Avg. game rating given:4.8/5
Badges and Achievements - metashades has earned 84/105 badges
Border Bandit
July 26, 2014
3,432 users have this badge
Minute Master
July 15, 2014
Played 60 total 1 minute games
31,914 users have this badge
Baker's Dozen
July 13, 2014
Played at least one game for thirteen consecutive days
4,314 users have this badge
Rainbow Road
July 3, 2014
4,889 users have this badge
Goal-Oriented
June 24, 2014
Played 25 World Cup games
7,623 users have this badge
Homepage Hero
June 19, 2014
Had 10 games published to the Sporcle homepage
162 users have this badge
Simple Science
June 8, 2014
7,172 users have this badge
Suit Up!
May 26, 2014
Played How I Met Your Mother Seasons 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9
5,474 users have this badge
Bunker Buster
May 22, 2014
5,058 users have this badge
Winter is Coming
May 17, 2014
Played 25 total A Song of Ice and Fire games
4,436 users have this badge
Friend Zone
May 16, 2014
Have at least 25 friends on Sporcle
459 users have this badge
Geography Binge
May 11, 2014
Played 25 total Geography games in one day.
7,565 users have this badge
CAPITALIZER
May 4, 2014
Got 100% on US Capitals
30,043 users have this badge
Child of the '90s
April 11, 2014
9,414 users have this badge
HAL 9000
April 11, 2014
Won 100 challenges against
the Sporcle computer
15,278 users have this badge
Odds and Ends
March 31, 2014
Played 1000 total games in Miscellaneous
1,428 users have this badge
Mouse Ears
March 28, 2014
Played 25 total Disney games
24,214 users have this badge
March Madness
March 23, 2014
Played all the D-1 Schools games
2,714 users have this badge
Luck of the Irish
March 17, 2014
5,563 users have this badge
Stork Stalker
March 12, 2014
Played 25 total Baby Names games
12,665 users have this badge
Overdose
March 6, 2014
Played at least 25 games in one day
33,619 users have this badge
Board to Death
March 3, 2014
5,155 users have this badge
Time Bandit
February 14, 2014
8,336 users have this badge
Wonder Women
February 14, 2014
8,282 users have this badge
Cupid's Arrow
February 14, 2014
5,165 users have this badge
Ned Ryerson
February 2, 2014
4,723 users have this badge
The Doctor
January 10, 2014
Played 50 total Doctor Who games
2,360 users have this badge
Feliz Navidad
December 25, 2013
5,640 users have this badge
Cabbage Tickler
December 21, 2013
Played 1000 total games in Just For Fun
3,586 users have this badge
Outback
December 18, 2013
9,003 users have this badge
Brand Junkie
December 18, 2013
5,896 users have this badge
Shaken, Not Stirred
December 16, 2013
Played 25 total James Bond games
4,242 users have this badge
Vinny Testaverde
December 8, 2013
Played 233 total NFL games (just like Vinny)
4,656 users have this badge
Century Club
November 23, 2013
Played at least one game for one hundred consecutive days
1,956 users have this badge
Animal Lover
November 19, 2013
Got 50% or better on Happy Animals, Sad Animals, and Angry Animals
15,486 users have this badge
Redux Redux
November 19, 2013
2,935 users have this badge
District 12 Tribute
November 18, 2013
Played 25 total Hunger Games games
5,374 users have this badge
Word Decimator
November 16, 2013
6,704 users have this badge
Bookworm
November 7, 2013
Played 1000 total games in Literature
571 users have this badge
Trick or Treat
October 31, 2013
4,618 users have this badge
Musical Maven
October 12, 2013
Played 25 total Broadway games
6,453 users have this badge
Sporcle M.D.
October 8, 2013
7,859 users have this badge
Shiver Me Timbers!
September 19, 2013
Played A Pirate's Favorite Quiz, Pirates Close-Up, and Stupid Pirate Jokes on Talk Like a Pirate Day
4,558 users have this badge
Back to Sporcle
September 17, 2013
Played 25 quizzes during Back to Sporcle week
9,101 users have this badge
Published
September 17, 2013
Had a game published on the Sporcle home page
3,032 users have this badge
Thunderdome
September 14, 2013
Won 100 challenges against other users
3,428 users have this badge
Worst. Badge. Ever.
September 12, 2013
11,083 users have this badge
World Traveler
September 9, 2013
Played 1000 total games in Geography
6,264 users have this badge
Vexing Vexillology
August 29, 2013
Got 100% on Flags of the World
5,817 users have this badge
Puppy Power
August 27, 2013
7,952 users have this badge
The Bard
August 27, 2013
Played 25 total Shakespeare games
6,753 users have this badge
Furious Fingers
August 18, 2013
2,462 users have this badge
Pokémon Master
August 18, 2013
Played 25 total Pokémon games
9,113 users have this badge
KABOOM!
August 4, 2013
2,385 users have this badge
Ring-bearer
August 3, 2013
Played 25 total Lord of the Rings games
7,773 users have this badge
Capital Punishment
July 24, 2013
Got 100% on Capitals of Europe, Africa, North America, South America, Asia, and Oceania
6,743 users have this badge
Blame Canada
July 23, 2013
11,526 users have this badge
Stars and Stripes
July 4, 2013
Played US Independence Day, Original 13 Colonies, and Grand Old Flag on Independence Day (US)
8,164 users have this badge
Trekkie
June 30, 2013
Played 25 total Star Trek games
4,830 users have this badge
Mind Bender
June 27, 2013
9,439 users have this badge
Sorting Hat
June 21, 2013
Played 25 total Harry Potter games
26,867 users have this badge
Math Master
June 5, 2013
7,743 users have this badge
Alpha Dog
May 30, 2013
Got 100% on all the featured Letter Games
2,995 users have this badge
Oscar Obsessed
May 21, 2013
9,915 users have this badge
Let the Wookiee Win
May 4, 2013
9,505 users have this badge
Sporcla Cum Laude
April 25, 2013
Set a school in your profile
59,419 users have this badge
Beer Nut
April 22, 2013
18,972 users have this badge
The Big Apple
April 22, 2013
19,717 users have this badge
London Calling
April 16, 2013
17,317 users have this badge
Death and Taxes
April 15, 2013
Played Causes of Death and Taxing Countries on Tax Day (U.S.)
7,092 users have this badge
Bishkek or Bust
April 4, 2013
Played 25 total Kyrgyzstan games
7,955 users have this badge
Running the Table
March 22, 2013
Got 100% on Periodic Table
12,210 users have this badge
Nimble Numbers
March 21, 2013
11,803 users have this badge
I Like Pi
March 14, 2013
Played Kinds of Pie and got at least ten correct answers on Digits of Pi on Pi Day
8,135 users have this badge
Dream Team
March 5, 2013
17,920 users have this badge
Foodie
March 3, 2013
16,712 users have this badge
Blender
March 3, 2013
Got 50% or better on Blender Settings
29,731 users have this badge
Quite Presidential
March 3, 2013
52,068 users have this badge
Millennium
November 30, 2012
Played 1000 total games
39,658 users have this badge
Sampler Platter
August 31, 2012
Played a game from each category
80,869 users have this badge
Nifty Fifty
August 6, 2011
Got 100% on 50 States
138,137 users have this badge
Challenger
January 27, 2011
Won a challenge against
another user
101,713 users have this badge
Around the World
November 7, 2010
25,047 users have this badge
Newbie
November 5, 2010
Created and verified an account on Sporcle
Social Butterfly
Connected your profile to both Facebook and Twitter
Film Critic
Played 1000 total games in Movies
2,403 users have this badge
Gray's Sports Almanac
Played 1000 total games in Sports
5,396 users have this badge
Jukebox
Played 1000 total games in Music
870 users have this badge
Sofa Spud
Played 1000 total games in Television
532 users have this badge
Alan Shearer
Played 260 total Premier League games (Alan would be so proud)
1,179 users have this badge
Trendsetter
Referred 5 friends to Sporcle (Go to your profile to credit the Sporcle user who referred you)
402 users have this badge
History Hotshot
Played 1000 total games in History
547 users have this badge
Beaker Breaker
Played 1000 total games in Science
153 users have this badge
10K Tycoon
Played 10,000 total games
1,231 users have this badge
Joe DiMaggio
Played at least one MLB game for 56 consecutive days
835 users have this badge
Lip Service
Played 1000 total games in Language
325 users have this badge
Gallant Gamer
Played 1000 total games in Gaming
217 users have this badge
Fab Four
Played 25 total Beatles games
8,313 users have this badge
All that Jazz
Played 1000 total games in Entertainment
210 users have this badge
Movie Marathon
Played at least 25 Movies games in one day
3,546 users have this badge
The One with the Trivia
Played 25 total Friends games
3,970 users have this badge
Spiritual Sporcler
Played 1000 total games in Religion
34 users have this badge
Sports Fanatic
Played at least 25 Sports games in one day
129 users have this badge
The Boy Who Lived
Played on Harry Potter: Close-Up!, Hogwarts Wizard Training and Harry Potter Minefield on Harry Potter's birthday (July 31st)
16 users have this badge
Goomba Squisher
Played 25 total Mario games
1,027 users have this badge
Leaderboard Positions
Published users with the highest rating: ranked 43