We have a piece of good news for all the Tom Hanks fans out there, the Hollywood actor is all set to step into the gaming zone! The Forest Grump star is ready to bring one of his passions to life with his trivia game called “Hanx 101 Trivia”.
The game ‘Hanx 101 Trivia’ is a new game set that will be available for the audience on the Apple Arcade subscription service. Keep reading further to learn more insights about Tom Hanks’ game.
Tom Hanks is launching a trivia game
Yes, you read that right. The Elvis star Tom Hanks is all geared up to launch a trivia game named ‘Hanx 101 Trivia’ on the Apple Arcade subscription service. This is going to be the first game created by the Oscar-winning actor, producer, and director. Not only that, it’s the first trivia game coming to Apple Arcade.
For those of you who are unversed, let us tell you that ‘Hanx 101 Trivia’ has been developed by independent game studio BlueLine Studios. This game tests the knowledge of the player about a wide variety of different topics and it also consists of multiple game modes to become the ultimate trivia master.
When will Tom’s game ‘Hanx 101 Trivia’ launch?
Tom Hanks’ trivia game ‘Hanx 101 Trivia’ will be launching on September 2, Friday. As per the reports of Variety, Hanks’ new game will feature somewhat about 58,000 questions across a wide range of categories such as geography, food, art, history, science, business, and technology.
While announcing the game, Apple said, “Play, learn, compete and become a trivia master with ‘Hanx 101 Trivia,’ created and developed in partnership with actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks.”
All the subscribers of Apple Arcade can play the game on iPhones, iPads, Macs, and Apple TV devices. You also get the choice to play solo or in competitive head-to-head mode. Some players can even team up for competitive trivia showdowns.
Here’s everything you need to know about Apple Arcade
Apple Arcade is a video game subscription service that launched in September of 2019 with a total of 71 games. The apps support a minimum of 14 languages and can be accessed in more than 150 countries. Some of the highlighted launch titles are as follows: What the Golf, Sayonara Wild Hearts, Rayman Mini, Exit the Gungeon, and Lego Brawls.
You can get your hands on Apple Arcade, without ads or any in-app purchases, for $4.99 per month or you can go for $49.99 per year. In the past, Tom has worked with Apple. In the year 2014, he launched Hanx Writer, an app emulating a manual typewriter that went to the top spot on the free iPad app chart.
At that time, Tom Hanks took to Twitter and wrote, “I find it’s like music that spurs along the creative urge. Bang bang clack-clack-clack puckapuckapuckapucka.” The app is still present on the App Store.
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