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  • GEOGRAPHY EDITION: The Guess the Country/City/Building Game

    RULES
    • 1. No more than one guess per post can be made
    • 2. Do not post twice in a row
    • 3. To the best of your ability, do not participate in Guess the City/Building rounds if you are from the same city/region
    • 4. To avoid confusion, please do not post any pictures in this thread
    • 5. Each round lasts 2 days, after which it will end and a new round begins
    • 6. A Mile High Salute is mandatory after winning a round



    INTRODUCTION

    A simple but fun game. Get the picture right and become famous like Elway. Please bear in mind each round can be approached differently.
    Guess the Building: Continent > Country > Region/State > City > Building
    Guess the City: Continent > Country > Region/State > City
    Guess the Country: Continent > Country

    OR

    take a wild guess on the building/city/country pictured*/***

    Hints: If no progress has been made after a fair amount of time, I may choose to post a hint. A total of 3 hints can be given during each round.


    Hopefully this will be educational and culturally enriching while still being fun. That's the goal anyway. Enjoy.

    1.1 POINT SYSTEM
    • 3 point(s) to the winner of Guess the Building (GTB) rounds
    • 2 point(s) to the winner of Guess the City (GTC2) rounds
    • 1 point(s) to the winner of Guess the Country (GTC1) rounds
    • *An additional 1 point will be added if guessed in first try (no hints and/or specifics given)
    • **An additional 15 points will be added to the tally of all monthly winners and top 5s (1st gets 5, 2nd gets 4 and so forth)
      If tied, the points will be equally distributed
    • ***The Mile High Award is worth an additional 5 points and is awarded to the person who goes all in and gets the most rounds right in first try over the course of a month


    1.2 LEVELS & PERKS
    • Level 5 [300 POINTS]: Columbus of The 21st Century
      Perks: +3 point(s) added per round won | Font style
    • Level 4 [200-299 POINTS]: Adventurer of The Seven Seas
      Perks: +2 point(s) added per round won | Font style
    • Level 3 [130-199 POINTS]: Famed Globetrotter
      Perks: +1 point(s) added per round won | Font style
    • Level 2 [70-129 POINTS]: Experienced Explorer
      Perks: +.5 point(s) added per round won | Font style
    • Level 1 [20-69 POINTS]: Curious Wayfarer
      Perks: Font style
    • Level 0 [0-19 POINTS]: Tourist
      Perks: None


    1.3 CP BONUS
    • 1 CP will be added by me to the winner of each round (if possible / spread rule)
    • *All participants may choose to CP the winner of each round


    STANDINGS
    • *Standings (monthly and alltime) will be updated periodically


    To get the latest standings, make sure to refresh the browser. If that doesn't work, clear your cache and cookies.

    Download PDF: http://kvisit.com/SnqjjAQ (full standings)
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  • #2
    Round #1: Guess the Building [GTB]
    ANSWER: Graceland Mansion | WINNER: socalpeytonfan - 4pts (GTB: 3 | First try: 1)

    We'll start off with a freebie and once you get the hang of it, I'll kick it up a notch or two. Lets go and good luck! :thumb:

    Last edited by BroncosDivision; 03-27-2012, 11:24 PM.
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    • #3
      Graceland Mansion
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      • #4
        Congratulations to socalpeytonfan, the correct answer is Graceland Mansion. Next round coming up..
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        • #5
          Round #2: Guess the City [GTC]
          ANSWER: Memphis | WINNER: remedy - 3pts (GTC: 2 | First try: 1)

          Last edited by BroncosDivision; 03-27-2012, 11:39 PM.
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          • #6
            Originally posted by BroncosDivision View Post
            Round #2: Guess the City [GTC]


            That is Memphis.

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            • #7
              Congratulations to remedy, the correct answer is Memphis. Next round coming up..
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              • #8
                Round #3: Guess the Country [GTC]
                ANSWER: Mongolia | WINNER: canadiansbronco - 2pts (GTC: 1 | First try: 1)

                Last edited by BroncosDivision; 03-28-2012, 12:22 AM.
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                • #9
                  Originally posted by BroncosDivision View Post
                  Round #3: Guess the Country [GTC]


                  The first one that came to mind was New Zealand, so i'll go with that.
                  I really like Cheese.

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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by BroncosDivision View Post
                    Round #3: Guess the Country [GTC]


                    Russia?!? maybe?

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by BroncosDivision View Post
                      Round #3: Guess the Country [GTC]


                      ima go with Mongolia
                      sigpic

                      Always carry a flagon of whiskey in case of snakebite and furthermore always carry a small snake.

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                      • #12
                        No and no.

                        Remember..

                        Guess the Building: Continent > Country > Region/State > City > Building
                        Guess the City: Continent > Country > Region/State > City
                        Guess the Country: Continent > Country

                        By getting the continent right, it'll be a lot easier.
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                        • #13
                          Congratulations to canadiansbronco, the correct answer is Mongolia. Next round coming up..
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                          • #14
                            Good job on the mongolia

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                            • #15
                              Round #4: Guess the Country [GTC]
                              ANSWER: Peru | WINNER: remedy - 2pts (GTC: 1 | First try: 1)


                              Last edited by BroncosDivision; 03-28-2012, 12:30 AM.
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