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Description

Challenge your knowledge of world geography with World Map Challenge! Learn the locations of nearly 200 countries around the globe.

Features:

• Fully interactive map (zoom, pan, and tap on the map to select your answer) with sound effects

• Incorrect answers will cause the map to zoom to the correct location, making your learning fast and efficient

• "Continental Challenge" mode: Tracks your progress and earns you 'stars' if you score high enough!

• Game Center-enabled "Time Trial" mode: How fast can you tap 20 countries in order? Compete against players worldwide.

• Multiplayer: Head-to-head against a random opponent or a friend. Win and climb the global leaderboards!

• Practice mode that allows you to study specific areas of a continent to help improve your knowledge

• Practice mode features an answer key that you can toggle on and off

Included for free:

• 1 region each for: Europe, North America, Asia, and Africa (practice mode)
• All countries in South America and Oceania (practice mode)
• Europe Challenge mode
• South America Time Trial
• Europe Multiplayer mode

Credits:

• Announcer: Shawshank73
http://www.freesound.org/people/shawshank73/
• Menu "ping": Bertrof
https://www.freesound.org/people/Bertrof/sounds/131658/
• Colored world map (main menu): Otsego
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:BlankMap-World-Continents-Coloured.png
• Mapping class: stkim1
http://stkim1.github.io/MTImageMapView/

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jun 06, 2015 (almost 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Oct 04
2018
(Current)
Version 4.97

• Added a completion indicator to track your progress through the app!

Sep 25
2018
Version 4.96

• Added Capital Cities for every game mode!
• Updated for iOS 12.

Aug 31
2018
Version 4.95

• Minor enhancements and bug fixes.

Aug 13
2018
Version 4.94

• Fixed bug in “Oceania” region

Jul 24
2018
Version 4.93

• Minor enhancements and bug fixes

Apr 28
2018
Version 4.92

• Sound is now turned on by default, but can be muted using a switch once you start a quiz
• Minor enhancements and bug fixes

Apr 13
2018
Version 4.91

• Minor bug fixes and enhancements

Mar 04
2018
Version 4.9

• Country names are now spoken out loud (text-to-speech)!
• Minor enhancements

Jan 09
2018
Version 4.8

• Fix to the graphic for Solomon Islands (Oceania)
• Minor enhancements

Nov 27
2017
Version 4.7

• Updated for iPhone X
• Added timer to show how much time you have left for each question
• Added instructions following each 'Challenge' round that tell how many correct answers you need for each star level
• Minor enhancements and bug fixes

Nov 03
2017
Version 4.6

• Updated for iOS 11
• Exact spot you tap is now highlighted on the map

Oct 07
2017
Version 4.5

• Minor enhancements and bug fixes

Sep 26
2017
Version 4.4

• Minor enhancements and bug fixes

May 18
2017
Version 4.3

Minor enhancements and bug fixes.

Aug 01
2016
Version 4.2

Improved map zooming a bit, especially on the iPad.
Other minor enhancements and bug fixes.

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Jun 13
2016
Version 4.1

Minor bug fixes and enhancements.

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May 12
2016
Version 4.0

Fixed bug that prevented Game Center (Multiplayer) invites from working correctly. Challenge a friend to a match!
Refinements to Multiplayer mode.
Added East Timor to the Asia answer key (Practice).
Other minor enhancements and bug fixes.

Feb 19
2016
Version 3.1

Minor bug fixes and enhancements.

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Feb 10
2016
Version 3.0

• Multiplayer mode! Challenge a random opponent, and climb the global leaderboards.
• 12 new Game Center achievements to unlock.
• Improvements to the graphics of smaller countries.
• Minor improvements to map zooming.
• Fixed bug that prevented East Timor from being selected.

If you like World Map Challenge, please leave us a review. We appreciate your support!

Jul 16
2015
Version 2.21

• Enhancements to map graphics.
• Minor bug squashing.

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Jul 02
2015
Version 2.1

New "Time Trials" mode:
• How fast can you tap 20 countries in order?
• Game Center-enabled: Compete for the fastest time against players worldwide
• South America included for free

Europe Challenge mode now included for free:
• Try to earn 3 stars by answering 25 questions correctly!

+ Other enhancements!

If you like World Map Challenge, please leave us a rating/review! Thank you for your support!

Jun 06
2015
Version 1.05

Previous 3 versions
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