APRIL 1, 2021
April Fools' 2021 Recap
Second is the 2021 annual Reddit event. Previous events include Place, Sequence, and The Button.
In order to win a round, you have to vote on the second most-voted picture. As of April 3nd 3:35 GMT+1 there
have been 1948 rounds. I played the game myself and my score is currently 1,367
Powerlanguage just announced that Second will end after round 2000, it will last one hour.
UPDATE 2021-4-3 4:28 GMT+1
Round 2000 just started!!! Will add more info soon!
UPDATE 2021-4-3 4:39 GMT+1
There are three images with text on them: "RANDOM GUESSING", "STRATEGY", "INSTINCT". The count reveal timer is currently at 413 seconds.
UPDATE 2021-4-3 5:10 GMT+1
Corrected the dates of the previous updates to say April 3rd instead of April 2nd.
UPDATE 2021-4-3 5:12 GMT+1
The second vote reveal just ended. I'm currently waiting for the round to end. The timer is currently at 891
UPDATE 2021-4-3 5:45 GMT+1
The final round just ended.
This year Mojang released a bundle of screensavers for 64-bit Windows 7 and higher.
It is called Minecraft Plus and can be downloaded from this page.
There are multiple hidden messages in the mark-up of the download page, here they are:
When you try to configure the screensaver, you get one of the following messages:
- I definitely wasn't hired for my webdev skills haha
- What is this? Where are all the libraries? This is never going to work in IE
- Is that written by hand? Puzzling!
- Busy config window|Sorry, I don't have time to handle this right now
- Optimistic config window|Nothing here, but I'm sure something will eventually show up
- Deep config window|Ask yourself why do you need to change anything?
- Motivational config window|Important things in life can't be configured by just clicking
- Fortune cookie config window|Your lucky number is fish
- Banana config window|Banana
- Minecraft config window|Removed dirt
- Enlightened config window|Everything is already perfectly configured
- ??? config window|Help, I'm trapped in a config window factory
- Goat config window|Toggled Goat
- Config window|3D Maze: disabled
- Stubborn config window|...!
- Mentor config window|The real config was inside you all along
- Config window|Listen, you have so many config windows to choose from, why did you pick me?
- Printer config window|Low cyan!
- Operation successful|Reversed config window
- Error config window|No error!
- three config window|Three is now set to seven
- Tpyo confg windiw|Mispelings, actiivated?
- Treacherous config window|This is not a config window
- Assertive config window|NO!
- Educational config window|Config windows may contain useful settings!
- Assistant config window|It looks like you are trying to config screensaver!
- Important config window|The thing is done!
- Lonely config windowSeems I'm the only one here