Tag Archive: trivia

Looks like Millennials finally killed HQ Trivia for good

Thanks to the short attention span of smartphone users and lack of investments.

What you need to know HQ has shut its doors today, February 14, 2020, laying off all 25 employees. HQ Trivia and HQ Words apps are no longer supported. The decision comes after a failed acquisition dried up all available funds.

HQ Trivia, the popular smartphone game that was once dubbed “Millenial Jeopardy”, is being shut down for good after the developer went out  [Read More…]

Google’s new Game of the Year is trendy trivia on your phone

It’s not enough to know the trend, you have to know what Google knows about it.

Google has packaged up its massive wealth of pop culture knowledge into a 20 question trivia game for everyone to enjoy. It’s called Game of the Year, and the whole point is to see how much you know about what went on this year. But you need to know more than whether you could hear Laurel or Yannie, you need to  [Read More…]

HQ Trivia sequel will be a Wheel of Fortune-style game called HQ Words

This is where we go next after HQ Trivia.

The team behind HQ Trivia is readying to deliver a brand new game for 2018, and this one is for the word nerds. According to reporting from Digiday, the new game will be called HQ Words. Based on Wheel of Fortune format, players will be tasked with guessing phrases one letter at a time while competing live against other players. The game is expected to launch sometime in  [Read More…]

Eight Android trivia apps for when your brain needs a workout

Have a spare moment or you simply want to have some fun? Test your knowledge and learn new facts by playing a quick game of trivia using these apps.

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HQ Trivia Android app finally exits beta

Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty.

After becoming a worldwide phenomenon on iOS, HQ Trivia launched on Android as a limited beta last Christmas. The beta was then opened up to anyone that wanted to give HQ a shot on December 31, and just about two months later, HQ Trivia’s Android app is leaving the beta stage for good.

HQ Trivia is now sitting at v1.2.1 on the Play Store, and while there aren’t any big changes  [Read More…]

Best Live Quiz / Trivia Games for Android

Play trivia throughout the day and maybe win some real cash!

Have you always thought you’d do great on a trivia game show? Well, in 2018, you can test your trivia skills multiple times in a day playing live trivia for real cash right on your phone.

This trend was started by HQ Trivia, which seemingly blew up overnight and has regularly drawn in a million players ever since launching for Android users in the Google Play Store. Keep  [Read More…]

HQ Trivia gets rid of $20 limit to cash out your winnings

Now, If I could just win a game.

Like a lot of my fellow HQuties reading this, I’ve still yet to win a match of HQ Trivia. The closest I’ve gotten so far is Question 6, but even so, I continue to press on until I can go from Qumero Numero Uno all the way to Question 12. However, there’s been one thing troubling me if/when I ever reach that day of nirvana – HQ Trivia’s minimum payout.

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Loco is a blatant HQ Trivia ripoff from India

Loco is a game show app that’s ‘inspired’ by HQ Trivia.

HQ Trivia has rocketed up the charts in recent months, with the live trivia game counting hundreds of thousands of players every day. The game’s main draw comes from the fact that you can win real money, provided you answer all the questions correctly.

It looks like someone from India noticed just how popular HQ Trivia is, because there’s now an app called Loco aimed at  [Read More…]

HQ Trivia for Android: Everything you need to know

What you need to get started with the hottest new game!

We love trivia games. Whether they be on the television or at the table-top, quiz and trivia games have been a long-time favorite for a lot of people. HQ Trivia is the evolution of everything from those old black and white shows from yesteryear through to today’s newest tech, all mashed together into one heck of a fun app.

HQ can be a lot of fun,  [Read More…]

HQ Trivia begins limited beta in the U.S., open beta in Canada

Here’s some good news for some Americans and all Canadians: HQ Trivia is here!

Earlier this week, the mobile phenomenon, HQ Trivia, announced that its Android release was nearing. Now, the company has said that it launched in limited beta in the U.S. on Christmas Day to iron out some bugs, and that it will open the app to more users in the coming days and weeks.

Android update: we’re in limited beta as of Christmas  [Read More…]