Many times, we want to take a break from the action and shooting games; from games where we have to travel from earth to another planet to fight some monsters, or building civilizations using brick-like objects. Quiz games help us improve our brain capacity and increase our understanding of things we sometimes think we already know. Finding very intense trivia (quiz) games on any platform is usually difficult, but we’ve been able to gather some just for you. Here are 20 best quiz games you can play on PC to boost your knowledge. So, prepare your brain. It’s about to be tasked heavily.
Majotori is an interesting quiz game with a nice storyline. Instead of just the regular questions appearing on your screen while you pick a choice, hoping to get something in the end, Majotori adds good interaction to this quiz game. Lariat, a witch, will make your dreams come true if you’re able to answer the questions right. If you fail, she’ll make bad things happen (to innocent people). This game has over fifty branching storylines, four-question categories which include animation, video games, and cinema. Also, there are over a thousand questions and 25 characters featured in this game. So, read up and watch some anime, else you may watch a character die over your lack of knowledge.
2. It’s Quiz Time
Although this game has mixed reviews, many have called it the best quiz game they’ve ever played in forever. This huge quiz game got even bigger in 2020 when the developers added 800 new topical brain teasers. The game also has over 25,000 questions for you, so you can’t stop playing after a short while. The topics it focuses on range from movies to music, news, and even memes. Unlike some trivia games where you play alone or against a computer, you can compete with up to 8 people in all the It’s Quiz Time game modes and under the thousands of categories to choose from.
From the name ‘Flagsplosion’, you could guess that this quiz game is going to be about flags. There are over 650 flags for you to identify in this game. Also, the game comes with three modes which should all be attempted for those who haven’t played before. The practice mode consists of up to 100 minigames. You have to play them to know your flags better and also to unlock some flags. Practice mode is one where you can play the game at your speed. There’s no timer. Endless mode is the real deal, where you have to choose a flag under limited time.
What do you eat when you go to the movies? Popcorn! In PopcornTrivia, your knowledge about movies is put to test. You can also challenge your friends in this game and even host a game show when you reach a certain rank. So, as you keep playing and gaining points, you climb from the low ranks (cleaning crew member) to become a studio head. There is a wide range of movies to choose from, and thousands of questions to test your knowledge. New movies are usually added with updates. So, grab your popcorn and enjoy this fun and addictive game.
5. Pokemon Quiz
Pokemon Quiz is a quiz game you will find on the Microsoft Store. Many people say they are big fans of Pokemon, but they don’t know anything. If you think you’re a Pokemon fan, then you should let this game decide. You have to guess the name of the Pokemon shown to you. This game contains all the 721 pokemon released. I’m guessing you may not know up to 100 of them. There are hints to help you pass the questions in this game. Relax and have fun!
6. True or False 2
True or False 2 is the sequel to the very popular game, True or False. In this game, various questions are given to you to test your knowledge. To complete the game, you have to decide whether the statements given to you are true or false. You may never know the answers to some of these questions. They sound crazy. But it’s a good avenue to learn and also have fun. The game gives you new and fresh facts, keeping you entertained while you struggle to think of the next answer. There are also Steam Trading Cards and Achievements in the game when you pass a stage.
7. Trivia Vault Games
The Trivia Vault Games is a huge series of quiz games that have taken up almost all the slots on the best fifty quiz games you can play on PC. So, we decided to put all those games in one. There are 40 Trivia Vault Games available for you to play, including Auto Racing Trivia, Mini Mixed Trivia, Super Heroes Trivia, Boxing Trivia, Technology Trivia, Hockey Trivia, and Celebrity Trivia. As you can see, unlike other quiz games that put all these categories in one, each category in the Trivia Vault Games has its own game.
8. You Don’t Know Jack
You Don’t Know Jack is a video game series that can be played by one to three players. The first game came out in the ‘90s. Just like every other trivia game, you are asked to answer some questions. Each You Don’t Know Jack game has its unique type of questions. But, the most common ones include Gibberish questions, Celebrity Collect Call, Dis or Dat, Pub Quiz, Fiber Optic Field Trip, Fill in the Blank, Sequel Question, Trash Talkin’ with Milan, ThreeWay, Roadkill, and Anagram Questions. There are also different hosts in all the games. They are all pretty good.
9. Trivia King
This trivia game with high-quality graphics is one you wouldn’t want to pass on. You can decide to play the game by yourself or in Party mode where you challenge your friends and families. InTrivia King, there are various categories available for you to play including Movies and TV, Science, Literature, Food, Geography, Music and Entertainment, History, and American Trivia. Anyone can play this game regardless of age. So, if you’ve not had a family bonding time in a while, this is a great way to pass time and also make memories.
10. Geography Quiz
You already know what the game is all about by reading the name. Do you think you know all the countries in the world? Are you sure you know where Cameroon or India is? Or what the location of Mexico or China is? Even if you don’t know all this, you can play this game to learn more about the countries in the world you live in. There is a global leaderboard where you see your rank against other players and a hint system to help you get the questions right. Also, you have to go through all 17 levels of the game. It may not be easy, but it is fun.
11. Zasa: An AI Story
Zasa is different from any game you’ve played. It is a strange but also challenging 3D puzzle game. You’re going to be playing as artificial intelligence, Zasa. You’re to finish the training missions from a doctor, Dr. Mason. To do this, you have to link nodes in 3D space. Why I said this game is a bit strange is because you have to solve puzzles by connecting dots. It’s difficult to pass each level without a flaw except you put effort into it over time. Interested in playing the role of AI? Install and start linking.
12. The Jackbox Party Pack 5
Many people have enjoyed playing The Jackbox Party series. This installment has five party-saving new games. The game ‘You Don’t Know Jack’ was listed earlier. The Jackbox Party Pack 5 has You Don’t Know Jack: Full Stream, a pop-culture trivia game. It also has a drawing game, Patently Stupid, a lyric-writing game, Mad Verse City, a game show, Zeeple Dome, and a what-if game, Split the Room. The Jackbox Party Pack 5 can either be played in local multiplayer mode or you can compete with remote players anywhere across the globe.
13. The Ultimate Trivia Challenge
In the Ultimate Trivia Challenge, you can either test yourself by playing solo or challenge family and friends in the Party Mode. There are different categories to choose from, ranging from science to sports, spelling, famous quotes, music, history, places, people, and movies. You can even do the spin the wheel challenge if you’re tired of playing under any of these categories. This game has very nice graphics, so your eyes don’t get tired of looking at the screen. Now, get ready, prepare your brain, and call your friends over to answer so many questions you don’t know the answers to.
This unique puzzle game gives you just one goal – clear the tiles. To pass each level, you have to jump either one or two spaces in any of the hexagonal directions. But, it isn’t as easy as the image you’re picturing in your head. Before you jump from the first tile to the next, you have to plan your direction for jumping to the end. Because once you jump, the tile disappears. If you took the wrong step, you’ll not be crossing that level to the next. As I said earlier, it is a puzzle game. So, you have to think well as you approach each puzzle.
15. League of Guessing
League of Guessing is based on another game, League of Legends. So, if you have played that, you’ll enjoy it more. The questions asked in this quiz game are different from those you see in other questions. Your objective here is to guess the correct name of characters/ champions in League of Legends based on the abilities provided for you. You can either play this game in the singleplayer mode where you gain IP when you guess right or 3*3 multiplayer mode where you join two other players to play against three other players.
16. Doodle God: 8-bit Mania- Collector’s Item
This game was very popular back in the 80s, but it wasn’t looking as it does now. This is a game that tests your ability, but not by asking questions about movies or music. It’s a puzzle world-building game. You have to mix different elements to build the world from scratch. After you’ve created animals, humans, armies, and other tools you need, you can then start to build your universe. Note that there are consequences to everything you create. You may bring about the apocalypse with your hand. When you successfully create something new, you’ll be given a gift of wisdom.
17. The Movie Trivia Challenge
Did you spend two hours watching a movie and now you think you know everything? The Movie Trivia Challenge will help you know if you’re right. There are nine movie categories to choose from – comedy, action, romance, Sci-Fi, horror, foreign, kids, and 2010-present. You can either play this game on your own (singleplayer mode) or challenge your friends and relatives to play with you.
18. What Are You Stupid
You’re already thinking that this game has a strange name, so it’s going to be strange. Yeah, you’re probably right. This game pits you against your family and friends in a challenge to know who the quiz warrior is. ‘What Are You Stupid’ uses language commonly used among humans during discussions. Also, the developers designed each category to sync with a character’s personality. These characters in the game have interesting and sometimes crazy personalities that will keep you entertained.
When playing this game, you are responsible for protecting the DiceMice. Your job is to lead the DiceMice to the Micehole by placing arrows to guide it. This job is not so simple because BlobCats are rolling around the place. There are over 90 puzzles to solve. So, get busy!
20. Cubot: The Complexity of Simplicity
At first glance, it sounds like mathematics or physics. But it’s not so boring. When you start playing the puzzle game, it looks easy. You just have to move colored cubes to sit on tiles of similar color. But, you’ll spend hours on just one level. Think of it this way: The game is simple but the puzzles are complex. There are different elements available in the game to achieve your goal such as elevators, color swappers, teleporters, etc. It provides soothing music to keep you calm while challenging you with crazy puzzles.