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YouTube 'Missile Command' Easter Egg For 'Geek Week' (VIDEO)

09/08/2013 11:19 BST | Updated 09/10/2013 10:12 BST

As part of its Geek Week celebrations, Google has unveiled a new YouTube easter egg which sees any video turned into a mini game of classic arcade shooter 'Missile Command'.

Just wait for the video to start, click the white background and type '1980' to get the game to work. Google Operating System has collected more of the best Geek Week easter eggs on this and other Google sites.

Some of them include:

  • Type '1337' to turn all the comments into leet speak
  • Click the 'Pow' button here to turn the video into a comic
  • Search 'my little pony' to get little ponies to run on the screen
  • Search 'beam me up, Scotty' for a cool Star Trek animation

Here's what the Missile Command game looks like: