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Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 5:53 am UTC
by iamevn
Woo it's time for the Hitler Game
Instructions:
    1. Go to wikipedia
    2. Click "Random Article"
    3. Get to Adolf Hitler's wikipedia page in less than 5 clicks.
Spoiler:
Image


I'll start with a few examples.

Start: Mark Freiman
1. Canadian Jewish Congress
2. Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

Start: Listed buildings in Barrow-in-Furness
1. 19th century
2. German Confederation
3. German Empire
4. Adolf Hitler

Start: Colorburst
1. PAL
2. Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:02 am UTC
by Brooklynxman
Start: Spring Fork, Missouri
1. United States of America
2. World War II
3. Hitler

Start: Tony Johannot
1. Offenbach am Main
2. Germany
3. Hitler

Start: Xaltotun
1. Robert E. Howard
2. United States of America
3. World War II
4. Hitler

Too easy.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:04 am UTC
by iamevn
Is it impossible to lose?

Start: The Firm (1993 film)
1. Tom Cruise
2. Valkyrie (film)
3. Adolf Hitler


START: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamprocabera <--look at the article :D
1. Geometridae
2. Population Genetics
3. Natural Selection
4. Nazi
5. Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:14 am UTC
by boring bore
I thought this game was common...don't know how I would search for it, though, so I'll post.

Start: Chief Mountain
1. United Kingdom
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

Start: Czech declension
1. Jacob Wackernagel
2. Friedrich Nietzsche
3. Adolf Hitler

Or, less interestingly:

1. Czech Language
2. Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:23 am UTC
by Krong
Start: Mildred Thompson
1. German Expressionism
2. Adolf Hitler

Start: TSX-5
1. Rocket
2. Nazi Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

Start: Driving cap
1. Casting
2. Manufacturing
3. BMW
4. Nazism
5. Adolf Hitler
(that one took longer than I expected)

Start: Lyon Township, Cloud County, Kansas
1. List of countries
2. Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

Kind of weird that an African American artist was the least number of links away out of these.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:26 am UTC
by iamevn
Start: Adolf Hitler
1.
Image

edit: to change joke

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 7:52 am UTC
by Brooklynxman
Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve

I couldn't figure out that one and I tried a number of paths.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 8:57 am UTC
by Fume Troll
Brooklynxman wrote:Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve

I couldn't figure out that one and I tried a number of paths.


Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve
Click "Random article" --> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Centennial_Beach
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memorial_Day
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolf_Hitler

Within the letter of the law, but feels like cheating!

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 11:22 am UTC
by Under A Pale Grey Sky

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 11:52 am UTC
by phlip
Brooklynxman wrote:Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve

I couldn't figure out that one and I tried a number of paths.

http://www.netsoc.tcd.ie/~mu/cgi-bin/sh ... olf+Hitler

Also: relevant link. I'm sure there's been a few threads on this already at various times.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 12:34 pm UTC
by Balesk Baj, Timeburner
Start: 2007 Philadelphia Phillies Season
--> 2007 World Series
--> United States
--> Axis Powers
--> Adolf Hitler

Start: Lewis W. Ross
--> United States House of Representatives
--> United States
--> Axis Powers
--> Adolf Hitler

Start: The Spirit Engine (what the heck?)
--> Peace Treaty
--> World War II
--> Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 1:04 pm UTC
by Fume Troll

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 3:53 pm UTC
by Duban
Start: Dragons
1. Russians
2. Russia
3. Adolf Hitler

That was disturbingly easy.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 4:30 pm UTC
by SlyReaper
SS Hong Moh
1) China
2) Japan
3) World War II
4) Adolf Hitler

Once you get to a country, it gets easy because most of them have a mention of World War II

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 4:36 pm UTC
by Mishrak
Start: Kenneth Haigh
1) British
2) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
3) Winston Churchill
4) Adolf Hitler

Start: Liquefied petroleum gas
1) Braunschweig
2) Germany
3) Adolf Hitler

Start: Athenian Echoes
1) Nightfall
2) Greece
3) Battle of Greece
4) Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 4:53 pm UTC
by Cheezwhiz Jenkins
Start: Patrice Collazo

1) Rugby union positions
2) South America
3) German
4) Germany
5) Adolf Hitler

Edit: I solved Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve

Start: Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve

1)Neuroanatomy
2)Neuroscience
3)List of neuroscientists
4)Heinrich Wilhelm Gottfried von Waldeyer-Hartz
5)Germany
6)Adolf Hitler

Okay...so that's 6 steps...but pretty close. :P

Edit Edit: -_- Reading comprehension *fail*...LESS than 5 steps, not UP TO 5 steps...urgh...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 5:27 pm UTC
by Phrozt
START: Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lateral_ca ... ural_nerve
1) Perineal branches of posterior femoral cutaneous nerve -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perineal_b ... eous_nerve
2) Grey's Anatomy -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gray%27s_Anatomy
3) United Kingdom -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Kingdom
4) World War II -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
5) Hitler -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolf_Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 5:51 pm UTC
by brakos82
Start: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uw_Cuwa
1: Colombia
2: European union
3: Germany
4: Hitler

Start: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vahan_Janjigian
1: Boston College
2: Europe
3: Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 5:54 pm UTC
by brakos82
double-post *headsmack*

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:21 pm UTC
by Phesodge
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Allister
> 10 downing street
>winston churchill
>world war 2
> adolph hitler XD

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:35 pm UTC
by Phrozt
The Joel Streeter Band http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Joel_Streeter_Band
1) San Francisco
2) World War II
3) Hitler

Swanton - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swanton
1) E. W. Swanton
2) Second World War
3) Hitler

Bulbophyllum minutum - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulbophyllum_minutum
1) Orchid
2) Charles Darwin
3) England
4) World War II
5) Hitler

^^^ Thought that was going to be hard, because the page has almost nothing on it...

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Cro ... munication
1) United States
2) World War II
3) Hitler

400 Series Highway - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/400-Series_Highway
1) 400-series highways (British Columbia)
2) Canada
3) World War II
4) Hitler
Yeah.. this is way too easy.. cuz everything can at some point be related to a country which was most likely involved in WWII...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:50 pm UTC
by vonKarma
start: verdiana
1. italy
2. adolf hitler

start: market liberalism
1. europe
2. adolf hitler

start: advanced intelligence tape
1. sony
2. world war II
3. adolf hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 11:17 pm UTC
by brakos82

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 11:36 pm UTC
by Welsh Mullet
Start off: Stephen Swingler
1.United Kingdom
2.Nazi Germany
3.Adolf Hitler

Start off: Erg (comics)
1.Marvel Comics
2.American comic book
3.English language
4.West Germanic languages
5.German language
6.Germany
7.Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:10 am UTC
by Platypodes
Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services
Liberia
World War II
Hitler

Central Division, Western Australia
Western Australia
German Australian
World War II
Hitler

2012 FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m)
Austria
Hitler

David Rittenhouse Laboratory
Philadelphia
World War II
Hitler

.....It's surprisingly easy. I guess I never noticed how close we always are to fascism. :|

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:29 am UTC
by Josephine
Grosvenor Francis
1.australia
2.germany
3.hitler

I find that the faster you can get to a country, the better. I got an australian politician, so that was easy.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:33 am UTC
by Josephine
one more:
Jimmy Larry Hendren (this guy is the judge who ruled against Harry Potter book censorship in a US school system, setting precedent)
1.United States Navy
2.world War II
3.Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 7:07 am UTC
by Under A Pale Grey Sky
Buchu Monastery
1. Tibet
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

Tina Nordström
1. Sweden
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

The Last of the Mohicans (1992 film)
1. France
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

John Lindsay, 19th Earl of Crawford
1. Politician
2. Dictatorship
3. Adolf Hitler

Logistics automation
1. Computer Software
2. John Tukey
3. United States
4. Nazi Germany
5. Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 11:40 am UTC
by olubunmi
This is too easy.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gmina_Ba%C5%82t%C3%B3w
1. Poland
2. Nazi Germany
3. Hitler

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Stratford_Persse
1. Galway Archaeological and Historical Society
2. History of Ireland
3. World War II
4. Hitler

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marbled_Cat
1. Cat
2. Cyprus
3. World War II
4. Hitler.

Now for a real challenge: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Come_Home_Year

I couldn't solve this one...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 12:33 pm UTC
by SlyReaper
Lateral calcaneal branches of sural nerve
1) Latin
2) Europe
3) World War II
4) Adolf Hitler

See, it's not that hard.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 3:30 pm UTC
by skellious
I think the bigger point here is the message of exactly how much WWII affected the whole world.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2010 4:10 pm UTC
by QwertyKey
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkmen_Pr ... ional_Team
1: Turkmenistan (A country I never knew existed)
2: Soviet Union
3: World War II
4: Adolf Hitler

olubunmi wrote:SNIP

Now for a real challenge: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Come_Home_Year



Are category clicks allowed?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Come_Home_Year
1:Category:Culture of Saskatchewan
2:Culture of Saskachewan
3:World War II
4:Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2010 3:57 am UTC
by Internetmeme
TRY ONE
1. Winkelsett
2. Germany
3. Adolf Hitler

TRY TWO: THE ELECTRIC BOOGALOO
1. Crystal Eastman
2. World War I
3. Adolf Hitler

TRY THREE: THE ELECTRIC BOOGALOO TWO: THE ELECTRIC BOOGALOO
1. Minnesota–Duluth Bulldogs men's ice hockey
2. Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
3. Syracuse, New York
4. World War II
5. Adolf Hitler

TRY FOUR: THE ELECTRIC BOOGALOO TWO: THE ELECTRIC BOOGALOO: REDUX
1. Noornad
2. India
3. India in World War II
4. Adolf Hitler



You know, this is just sad.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2010 4:16 am UTC
by videogamesizzle
1. Heino Kuhn
2. South Africa
3. World War II
4. Adolph Hitler

1. Chris Butler (footballer)
2. Liverpool
3. World War II
4. Adolph Hitler

...I'm enjoying this a bit too much...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2010 1:00 pm UTC
by Under A Pale Grey Sky
Kentford
1. England
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

This is too easy, IMO. The Sexual Intercourse Game, on the other hand...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2010 3:12 am UTC
by zorro226
1. Henry Logan (Pennsylvania)
2. Democrat
3. World War II
4. Adolf Hitler

1. Little Creek Hundred, Kent County
2. United States
3. World War II
4. Adolf Hitler

1. The Sorrowjoy
2. Heather Nova
3. England
4. World War II
5. Adolf Hitler
I don't see how this one can be done in under 5 steps. Please reply if you have figured out a way.

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2010 4:08 am UTC
by videogamesizzle
zorro226 wrote:1. The Sorrowjoy
2. Heather Nova
3. England
4. World War II
5. Adolf Hitler
I don't see how this one can be done in under 5 steps. Please reply if you have figured out a way.
There's actually a WWII link on her page.

1. Tactical designator
2. United States Army
3. World War II
4. Adolph Hitler

1. Fencing at the 1924 Summer Olympics – Women's foil
2. Fencing
3. Germany
4. Adolph Hitler
No idea how that one worked...

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2010 8:34 am UTC
by NumberFourtyThree
Just did 10 random ones. I got seven cases of 3 clicks, two cases of 4 clicks, and one case of 2 clicks. You probably should have made the challenge 4 clicks.

Abigail
Hebrew language
Jews
Hitler

Ryder Ripps
Tumblr
iPhone
Germany
Hitler

Otto Krause Technical School
Argentina
Germany
Hitler

Kvitnu
Ukraine
Nazi Germany
Hitler

Del Gallego, Camarines Sur
Philippines
World War II
Hitler

Polveroso
France
Vichy France
Hitler

Robert Willan
Yorkshire
World War II
Hitler

Frigyes Wiesner
Germany
Hitler

Jackson, New Hampshire
United States
History of the United States
Hitler

KHFD
Hartford-Brainard Airport
Connecticut World War II Army Airfields
World War II
Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2010 3:36 pm UTC
by olubunmi
Naamah
1. Mandaeism
2. Iraq
3. Axis powers
4. Adolf Hitler

Coincidentally I learnt what Mandaeism is only a few days ago.

Heiwa-dōri
1. Okinawa
2. World War II
3. Adolf Hitler

Oocyte
1. Down syndrome
2. United Kingdom
3. Battle of Britain
4. Adolf Hitler

Re: Hitler Game

Posted: Mon Feb 22, 2010 12:05 am UTC
by Keldaran
Start: Starting Over (Killswitch Engage song)
1. 2009
2. April 24
3. Winston Churchill
4. Adolf Hitler

wow that was one of the tougher ones Ive done