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Google enables a Halloween game in its doodle

Google Doodle on the occasion of the celebration of Halloween (Google)

With each celebration or commemoration of an important date, whether locally or globally, Google has users accustomed to expecting surprises with the creation of their doodlevariations of the company logo in the search engine and that, sometimes, turns out to be interactive for people.

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On this occasion, with the arrival of the feast of Halloweenthe technology company has once again surprised users with an interactive doodle in the form of a mobile game called “The Great Ghoul Duel 2″.

This game is the sequel to another one that was also released as doodle in 2018 and that caught the attention of the people who came to play it because it was the first of that style according to the Google official page.

The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google's new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)
The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google’s new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)
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The game mechanics are relatively simple: players will be randomly grouped into two teamsgreen and purple, in a competition to see which one can collect the most “spiritual fire” before the game runs out. weather and the moon disappears.

The playing time of the game is 1 minute and a half and the goal is for the user’s character, who is a ghost, to collect orbs throughout the game’s map and take them to the team’s base. who has achieved more points at the end of time, win. To keep the fun Google has included new achievements in the game, each of which unlocks a hat special that can be equipped to the ghost.

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This game mode is very similar to Pacmanbecause the character must pass over the fire to collect it, but it also has characteristics of another called slither.io as the collected orbs form a trail that other players can steal before the base can be reached.

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The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google's new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)
The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google’s new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)

This game relaunch of the year 2018 does not come without news, because the current version has some available customization features Like the hats for the characters mentioned before, plus new maps which are randomly selected by the game system.

Because the goal of Google is that the game experience attracts as many users as possible, just like the first version, The Great Ghoul Duel will have an option available to set up a multiplayer match with seven additional people.

To set up this item, users must click on the doodle and once inside, it will appear oncenemerging tana where the play. In the lower right corner you will find the button “Create game” and after you have clicked on it, the system Google will provide the user with a link that can be shared with other people to join.

The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google's new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)
The Great Ghoul Duel 2, Google’s new Halloween doodle that works as a mobile game (Screenshot)

In case there are not enough people to fill the game room, the system will fill the remaining spaces with bots so that the equipment are complete and balanced during the game. These also appear during games in solo mode that the system has by default.

This latest edition of The Great Ghoul Duel will be available on the home page of Google from 30th of October until the central day of Halloweenbut it will also be playable long after the celebration has passed because it will be stored in the doodle file.

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