May 17 2012
Whenever a new technology comes out that offers entertainment, there is a trivia game in the mix somewhere. From the Nintendo, to handheld games, to even the iPhone, trivia games challenge us and offer hours of quiz related entertainment. There is no surprise that there is an app for iPad offering the same thing. Here are some of the top trivia games for the iPad.
Movie Challenge for the iPad
Movies are a huge part of mainstream entertainment, so much so that there are self-proclaimed movie experts that just won’t stop showing off. With Movie Challenge, you can test your friend’s knowledge about movies, directors, genres and much more. The game offers thousands of questions to try and stump your friends. It works by offering the titles of the categories which you must answer correctly to move up and unlock more titles. Free|Pro
You Don’t Know Jack
This has been a very popular game since its creation. Unlike the factual trivia games, You Don’t Know Jack has a lot of humor about pop culture and popular topics. The questions are designed to ask about both high class topics and the lower class popular trends. You may find a question asking you about Albert Einstein and Paris Hilton in the same question. Pro
Music Challenge HD
From the same makers of Movie Challenge, comes Music Challenge. The game play is identical to Movie Challenge, but has music in mind. You can choose from a variety of categories such as 60′s, Bands, Awards, and more. You can even use your own music library as a category which will test you on the music in your collection. The game will play a small clip of you music and force you to name that tune. Free | Pro
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
This popular trivia game show has made its way onto a multitude of platforms from PC to game consoles and even mobile devices. Test your knowledge on a variety of topics while you move your way up the ladder and try to become a millionaire. If you get stumped, don’t forget to use your lifelines. Pro
Alex Trebek may be talking about retiring now, but the show must go on. With the Jeopardy trivia game for iPad, it can do just that. Choose from a variety of categories and dollar amounts, risk it all or risk a part of your winnings in the daily doubles, and make it to Final Jeopardy. The game does have a price of $6.99 but for good reason. As one of the most popular and extended games to play, you can enjoy it for hours. If you make it through all the categories it initially comes with, you can purchase expansion packs for $.99 to get more questions. Pro