Google Maps 8-Bit Coming Soon, Cartridge Blowing Allowed

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When it comes to April Fools’ activities, no one does it up like Google. To get an early start on the festivities, they released their first product in Google Maps 8-bit. Yeah, that 8-bit. Just watch the video and laugh at your years with the original NES. Oh, and this video makes it sound like we may see an Android version in the next couple of days. Cannot wait. 


To try it on your browser today, head over to Google Maps and click the “Quest” button in the top right.

Update:  It looks like they had even more fun with it than originally thought. Here is what you get when searching for “Google Headquarters” or if you go into Streetview:

Finding any other goodies?



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