Cryptus

Member since:May, 2008
Location:Chatham, Kent, England
Role: Curator for German
Quizmaster Score (?)

3,555

Challenge Record (?)

320-161-24

About me:Kent born Englishman with a penchant for London, physics and the odd spot of music. Questions, suggestions, need help? Email me at cryptussporcle@gmail.com
Total Quizzes played:7307
Unique Quizzes played:6183
Comments made:516
Avg. comment score:2.75
Avg. game rating given:4.7/5
Badges and Achievements - Cryptus has earned 37/84 badges
Death and Taxes
April 15, 2014
Played Causes of Death and Taxing Countries on Tax Day (U.S.)
7,092 users have this badge
Child of the '90s
April 12, 2014
3,855 users have this badge
HAL 9000
April 11, 2014
Won 100 challenges against
the Sporcle computer
12,304 users have this badge
Luck of the Irish
March 17, 2014
5,563 users have this badge
Time Bandit
February 15, 2014
6,120 users have this badge
Thunderdome
January 22, 2014
Won 100 challenges against other users
3,048 users have this badge
Outback
December 13, 2013
7,172 users have this badge
Animal Lover
November 20, 2013
Got 50% or better on Happy Animals, Sad Animals, and Angry Animals
12,600 users have this badge
The Bard
November 13, 2013
Played 25 total Shakespeare games
5,811 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
Worst. Badge. Ever.
September 12, 2013
9,184 users have this badge
Blame Canada
August 19, 2013
9,784 users have this badge
Sorting Hat
June 21, 2013
Played 25 total Harry Potter games
24,652 users have this badge
Math Master
May 9, 2013
6,725 users have this badge
Bishkek or Bust
April 12, 2013
Played 25 total Kyrgyzstan games
7,112 users have this badge
Foodie
March 14, 2013
14,502 users have this badge
I Like Pi
March 13, 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
Cupid's Arrow
February 14, 2013
5,165 users have this badge
Ned Ryerson
February 2, 2013
4,723 users have this badge
Nimble Numbers
January 22, 2013
10,483 users have this badge
Beer Nut
January 22, 2013
16,700 users have this badge
Feliz Navidad
December 25, 2012
5,640 users have this badge
Social Butterfly
December 18, 2012
Connected your profile to both Facebook and Twitter
World Traveler
December 18, 2012
Played 1000 total games in Geography
5,532 users have this badge
Millennium
November 30, 2012
Played 1000 total games
36,945 users have this badge
The Big Apple
November 10, 2012
17,520 users have this badge
Quite Presidential
September 11, 2012
48,899 users have this badge
Around the World
September 5, 2012
23,191 users have this badge
Blender
September 4, 2012
Got 50% or better on Blender Settings
26,752 users have this badge
London Calling
September 4, 2012
15,428 users have this badge
Sampler Platter
August 31, 2012
Played a game from each category
77,007 users have this badge
Challenger
July 26, 2011
Won a challenge against
another user
96,481 users have this badge
Published
June 30, 2010
Had a game published on the Sporcle home page
2,878 users have this badge
Nifty Fifty
May 21, 2009
Got 100% on 50 States
131,283 users have this badge
Running the Table
May 14, 2008
Got 100% on Periodic Table
11,064 users have this badge
Sporcla Cum Laude
May 13, 2008
Set a school in your profile
56,363 users have this badge
Newbie
May 13, 2008
Created and verified an account on Sporcle
Dream Team
16,198 users have this badge
Film Critic
Played 1000 total games in Movies
2,018 users have this badge
Furious Fingers
2,158 users have this badge
Oscar Obsessed
8,647 users have this badge
Bookworm
Played 1000 total games in Literature
460 users have this badge
Cabbage Tickler
Played 1000 total games in Just For Fun
3,155 users have this badge
Alpha Dog
Got 100% on all the featured Letter Games
2,507 users have this badge
Let the Wookiee Win
2,631 users have this badge
Gray's Sports Almanac
Played 1000 total games in Sports
4,886 users have this badge
Trekkie
Played 25 total Star Trek games
4,128 users have this badge
Capital Punishment
Got 100% on Capitals of Europe, Africa, North America, South America, Asia, and Oceania
5,726 users have this badge
Mind Bender
8,095 users have this badge
Stars and Stripes
Played US Independence Day, Original 13 Colonies, and Grand Old Flag on Independence Day (US)
3,723 users have this badge
Jukebox
Played 1000 total games in Music
737 users have this badge
Pokémon Master
Played 25 total Pokémon games
8,123 users have this badge
Odds and Ends
Played 1000 total games in Miscellaneous
1,150 users have this badge
Century Club
Played at least one game for one hundred consecutive days
1,384 users have this badge
Ring-bearer
Played 25 total Lord of the Rings games
6,769 users have this badge
KABOOM!
1,961 users have this badge
Vinny Testaverde
Played 233 total NFL games (just like Vinny)
4,261 users have this badge
Puppy Power
6,618 users have this badge
Vexing Vexillology
Got 100% on Flags of the World
5,076 users have this badge
Back to Sporcle
Played 25 quizzes during Back to Sporcle week
9,101 users have this badge
Sofa Spud
Played 1000 total games in Television
427 users have this badge
Musical Maven
Played 25 total Broadway games
5,550 users have this badge
Sporcle M.D.
6,479 users have this badge
Alan Shearer
Played 260 total Premier League games (Alan would be so proud)
924 users have this badge
Trick or Treat
4,618 users have this badge
Trendsetter
Referred 5 friends to Sporcle (Go to your profile to credit the Sporcle user who referred you)
292 users have this badge
The Doctor
Played 50 total Doctor Who games
1,866 users have this badge
History Hotshot
Played 1000 total games in History
411 users have this badge
Word Decimator
5,597 users have this badge
District 12 Tribute
Played 25 total Hunger Games games
4,510 users have this badge
Redux Redux
2,382 users have this badge
Shaken, Not Stirred
Played 25 total James Bond games
3,420 users have this badge
Brand Junkie
4,625 users have this badge
Beaker Breaker
Played 1000 total games in Science
92 users have this badge
Wonder Women
6,061 users have this badge
Board to Death
3,688 users have this badge
10K Tycoon
Played 10,000 total games
983 users have this badge
Overdose
Played at least 25 games in one day
16,500 users have this badge
Stork Stalker
Played 25 total Baby Names games
10,826 users have this badge
March Madness
Played all the D-1 Schools games
1,823 users have this badge
Joe DiMaggio
Played at least one MLB game for 56 consecutive days
Mouse Ears
Played 25 total Disney games
20,790 users have this badge
Suit Up!
Played How I Met Your Mother Seasons 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9
3,268 users have this badge
Lip Service
Played 1000 total games in Language
158 users have this badge
Leaderboard Positions
Published users with the highest rating: ranked 32
Most user created quizzes of all time: ranked 52