DK Quiz: Written iPhone App Review
Are you a lover of trivia? Looking for a game that has numerous trivia questions even on not so popular categories for you to test your skills with? Then the DK Quiz app from developer Dorling Kindersley is the perfect game app for you! It is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and runs on iOS 4.0 or later.
With DK Quiz you can choose to either play online or offline. With the online mode, you can connect via social networks with other friends and challenge each other. With the offline mode you play solo. You can also view your scores through the Game Center function and adjust settings and learn more about the game and the developer on the main menu screen. The main menu will also let you choose from the following categories to play from: “Around the World”, “Culture & Entertainment”, “Food”, “General Knowledge”, “History”, “Natural History”, “Science & Technology”, “Sports”, and “Lucky Dip”.
Basically, the gist of the game is to answer the questions presented to you as quickly as you can. When in need to a little assistance, you can utilize the “Life Savers” to help you. These “Life Savers” include temporarily stopping the time counter, eliminating half of the answers, and even auto answering for you when you completely have no clue as to what the answer should be. You earn coins by completing quizzes or winning challenges played against your friends.
The neat thing is each category also has several more topics within each category for you to answer trivia questions too. For example, under the “General Knowledge” category, out of the topics to choose from there is one called “Color Crazy” in which you answer questions of subjects and events correlated to various colors.
Appearance and Layout:
The overall graphics of DK Quiz are pretty nice. Everything is neatly laid out, making it easier and appealing to the user. Font size is decent, and color scheme is up to par. App navigations and layout is a cinch, and even with out the instructions provided, anyone can easily figure out the premise of the game. The background sound effects blend rather perfectly with the game and actually enhance the game play.
For DK Quiz being offered for free is a steal. It is an amazingly entertaining app, even for those who never thought themselves to be fans of trivia. It is chockfull of fun facts, and can even better your knowledge with some of the questions it has to offer. Although some of the questions might be more detailed for younger users, they can also learn and benefit from the game too, and will be sure to find it just as fun. It is a highly recommended app, so get DK Quiz today!
DK Quiz iPhone app requires iOS 4.0 or later and is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. A small expedite fee was paid by the developer to speed up the publication of this review. The iPhone app reviews rating: [Rating: 5/5]
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