8-Bit Google Maps

by on April 2nd, 2012

Here comes the 8-bit version of Google Maps. Google Maps went live on 1 April 2012. We have posted world few landmarks and historic sites on the map. Google also posted the following YouTube video:

Google Maps 8-bit for NES

Google Japan also came up with a simplified IME for Japanese (Google Translate) that only uses a single key: space.

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Few Interesting Locations in 8 Bit Google Maps

statue of liberty
Mount Rushmore
Washinton Monument
Sydney Opera House
Mount Everest
Burj al Arab
Burj Khalifa
Hollywood Sign
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Great Wall of China

Fun Landmarks in Google 8 Bit Maps

Eiffel Tower, Champs-Elysees, Louvre
Tower Bridge
Buckingham Palace
Taj Mahal
Washington D.C.
Area 51
Sandy Valley, NV – armored knight
The Pyramids at Giza
Sydney Opera House
Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Kremlin
Mount Everest w/ climber
Mount Rushmore
Statue of Liberty
Table Mountain, South Africa

More Fun at Google 8 Bit Maps

Angel of the North
Area 51
Ayers Rock, Australia
Big Ben
Buckingham Palace
Buenos Aires Cabildo
Burj Al Arab
Burj Khalifa
Byodo-In Temple
Cathedral of Learning
Chichen Itza
CN Tower
Cristo Redentor, Rio de Janeiro
Eames House, Pacific Palisades
Easter Island Moai
Eiffel Tower, Champs-Elysees, Louvre
Eureka Tower, Melbourne
Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, NYC
Faneuil Hall, Boston
Fernsehturm, Berlin
Flinders Street Station, Melbourne
Gateway Arch, St. Louis
General Post Office, Dublin
Golden Pavillion, Japan
Google HQ Android and T-Rex
Great Wall of China
Hamamatsucho Train
Heinz Field (Steelers)
Himeji Castle
Hollywood Sign
Horyu-ji, Japan
Itsukushima Shinto Shrine
Japanese Cedar
John Hancock Tower, Boston
Kamakura Buddha
Kinkaku-ji Temple
Kyoto University Statue
Lake Champlain Monster
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Loch Ness Monster
Maiham Train
Martin Luther King Memorial
Monona Terrace, Madison WI
Montreal Biosphere and Habitat 67
Mt. Everest with a Climber
Mt. Fuji
Mt. Rushmore
Nagoya Castle
Naruto Strait Whirlpool
Nazca Lines, Peru
Nelson’s Column, London
Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
Obelisk of Buenos Aires
One Canada Square, Canary Wharf
Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai
Osaka Castle
Panda (2)
Panda (3)
Panda (4)
Petronas Twin Towers
Pyramids and Sphinx
Roman Colosseum
Roppongi Tower (?)
Roswell UFO
San Francisco Ferry Building
Shibuya Hachiko Statue and Train
Space Needle
Spoonbridge and Cherry, Loring Park, Minneapolis
Statue of Liberty
Sutro Tower
Sydney Opera House
Table Mountain, South Africa
Taipei 101
Taj Mahal
Tech Tower, Georgia Tech
Temple of Heaven, Beijing
The Kremlin and St. Basil’s Cathedral
Tokyo Sky Tree, Sensou-ji, Asahi Beer Hall
Tokyo Tower and Cherry Trees
Toripoliisi Sprite, Finland
Tower Bridge, Tate Modern
Tower Hall, San Jose State University
Walking to the Sky, CMU
White House, Washington Monument, Panda
White Rhino (?)
Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse

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Psst: Folks; This was a joke. It was for a Google April Fools Day on 1 April 2012.