TikTok is launching a $500,000 dwell trivia contest

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TikTok is taking a web page out of HQ’s playbook and launching a collection of dwell trivia video games, the corporate introduced right now. Just like the doomed trivia startup, TikTok’s trivia rounds will occur through livestream every day, and customers can log in to play between February 22nd and February 26th.

To entice gamers, TikTok is providing a $500,000 money prize pool that’s break up between winners. Customers have to be 18 years outdated and within the US to take part within the multiple-choice trivia rounds, which might be livestreamed on the official @TikTok account. Classes embody life-style, magnificence, sports activities, and music, in keeping with TikTok, together with John Wick questions (the occasion is sponsored by Lionsgate and its upcoming movie John Wick: Chapter 4).

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