Netflix’s foray into trivia continues with its recently announced bid Trivia Quest, an interactive acquisition that volition motorboat April 1st.
Much similar its different interactive bid similar Black Mirror: Bandersnatch oregon Netflix’s likewise trivia-centered Cat Burglar — which launched past period — Trivia Quest is simply a communicative interactive experience, meaning each “win” volition assistance determination the communicative along. For Trivia Quest, correctly answering the game’s questions volition besides assistance escaped the friends of the protagonist, Willy, who vows to prevention hostage citizens of Trivia Land captured by a knowledge-hungry villain named Evil Rocky.
Trivia Quest is the latest amusement to articulation Netflix’s increasing slate of interactive titles. It’s the 2nd game, aft Cat Burglar, to see a trivia constituent — thing that Netflix VP of drama bid and interactive programming Andy Weil told The Verge past period the institution plans to experimentation with much arsenic it expands its gaming initiative.
A caller occurrence of Trivia Quest volition deed the work each time passim April, with 30 episodes successful total. (Before you ask, Weil writes that “no, this isn’t an April Fool’s Joke.”) Each occurrence volition see 24 trivia questions (12 casual and 12 hard) successful a aggregate choice-style format. Categories see science, entertainment, sports, art, geography, and history. The crippled is based connected Etermax’s Trivia Crack, which The New York Times reports was licensed by Netflix.
Players volition beryllium capable to replay the quizzes to rack up points and correctly reply questions they whitethorn person antecedently missed. Weil additionally writes that each idiosyncratic quiz “features a definitive ending but we don’t privation to archer you excessively overmuch astir that conscionable yet. You’ll person to play to see.”
Trivia Quest arrives connected Netflix adjacent period connected Android phones and tablets; iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches; supported astute TVs, set-top boxes, and consoles; arsenic good arsenic connected web. Devices that are not presently supported see Apple TV, immoderate Chromecast devices (not including those with Google TV), Tesla interaction screens, browsers utilizing Silverlight, and the Netflix app connected Windows. A afloat database tin beryllium found close here.