The addition allowed users to play Snake in famed cities across the world and would be available for the week to come for anyone looking to play.
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On the Android and iOS versions of the game you can queue up swipes if you're turning quickly, so there's not as much need to frantically swipe if you're in a tight corner.
You can now play the classic game Snake in the Google Maps app, just by hitting the top left menu button in the app, and selecting the option to play. You can even play it on the desktop via the standalone site.
The app got a new S-themed overflow menu that has a red dot to highlight the experience in the navigation drawer.
To play the game, select any city map presented on your screen. The goal of the game is to pick up as many passengers as possible without running off of the map and without colliding with their own vehicle which is a train.
That's right, you can choose seven different 8-bit-ified places to play on - Cairo, São Paulo, London, Sydney, San Francisco, Tokyo, and World.