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HQ Trivia Lays Off Staff and Pivots to $9.99/Month Subscription Model for HQ Words

Friday July 5, 2019 9:39 am PDT by
It's been well over a year since HQ Trivia spiked in popularity, but now that interest in the game is dwindling and downloads per month are down 92 percent year-over-year, the company has begun laying off employees. According to sources speaking to TechCrunch, about 20 percent of staff was let go, amounting to six or seven people. Although the app became immensely popular, HQ Trivia only ever ...

HQ Trivia Introducing New 'Wheel of Fortune'-Style Game in October Called 'HQ Words'

Tuesday September 18, 2018 8:34 am PDT by
One year after launching the successful live game show app HQ Trivia, Intermedia Labs is planning a new game called HQ Words. Instead of a basic series of trivia questions and multiple choice answers, HQ Words has a hidden phrase presented in a series of letter blocks that look like the puzzles from "Wheel of Fortune" (via Digiday). Players will be presented with a clue for each puzzle, and...