# 2048 according to the professors

As most of you know, 2048 is basically the next Flappy Bird. Since it is also about math here is a link about some professors trying out the game. Have a go at it as well.

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7 years, 3 months ago

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Haha, numberphile is great channel

- 7 years, 3 months ago

Haha..I expected a mathematical explanation.Man that game is infuriating...Maybe someone will write one or two problems about it here.

- 7 years, 3 months ago

My high score is 59256! When I'm not saving the world, I like to play it.

- 7 years, 3 months ago

They have computer technology in Middle Earth? Or does Gandalf help you?

- 7 years, 3 months ago

Sure, there's computers. Gandalf doesn't help me, but his high score is 24574958958958094854852854- he enchanted the game so you can get a higher score, but I play the original.

- 7 years, 3 months ago

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- 7 years, 3 months ago

No, I meant : on tape, i.e show us how he plays

- 7 years, 3 months ago

Its lovely game actually. Available on play store (android) , i'm already playing it. Its actually quite challenging to create the 2048 tile. I have only managed to get the 1024 tile.... :)

- 7 years, 3 months ago

Here's a 2048 problem, created by @Kho Yen Hong

Staff - 7 years, 3 months ago

EDIT: searched through profile, here it is.

- 7 years, 3 months ago

updated! not sure why it copied wrongly.

Staff - 7 years, 3 months ago