Google is helping out people to test their knowledge about of this year’s top search trends of 2018 with releasing a new “Game of the Year” quiz.
So, how well do you know what the world searched for this year? Well, here comes the Game of the Year 2018 preview that let users take a test in an interactive way.
“Meet Game of the Year. Part of Year in Search 2018—our annual roundup of top trends of the past 12 months,” wrote Google.
“Game of the Year is the first game based on Google Search trends that puts your knowledge of 2018 to the test in an interactive way.”
Game of the Year 2018 is created with Google Cloud, WaveNet and text-to-speech technology powered by machine learning from Google.
The players are allowed to make changes to the host’s voice by adjusting the speed and pitch.
Here is a GIF animation showing the speed and pitch adjustment:
Player are encouraged as they progress in the game if they enter their name at the start. Also, the audio updates on the fly.
Here is how the game works?
- Each player answer a series of questions about this year’s trending searches
- Collect points along the way for correct answers
- Unlock harder questions as progressed through the game
- A special bonus round grows the difficulty even more
The game also allows players to challenge other people to test their own Google Search trendiness.
The game works on both mobile and desktop, try it out here.
The video below shows how the game works: