Trivial Pursuit Live now available

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Alongside You Don’t Know Jack, Trivial Pursuit has always been one of my favorite party games on consoles and I’m delighted to report that the current gen version is now available for purchase on Xbox One (among other systems).

I’m excited to try it out! I love playing Trivia games with my girlfriend, and can’t wait to dig into Trivial Pursuit Live! this weekend.

It’s available for $14.99 and is 821MB.

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RISK and Trivial Pursuit were mistakenly available on Xbox One (now removed)

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A few days ago I happened to check out the games store on the Xbox One and saw the Risk store page. I could watch Twitch streams and view clips from people playing, and it seemed like the game was in a releasable state. I didn’t try to purchase it right away, but figured I’d probably end up buying it this weekend.

Well it turns out the game was mistakenly released early and has since been pulled from the games store. It was announced on Major Nelson’s blog as being released on December 16, however there is now an updated announcement before the post:

Update: Risk and Trivial Pursuit Live!, from the Hasbro channel, was downloadable on Xbox Live for a short period of time in error. It has since been taken down from XBLA and will be available again early 2015 for the official launch.

I’m not quite sure what that means for those who already purchased it, but it seems like the rest of us will have to wait until early 2015 to get our hands on Risk and Trivial Pursuit. Bummer.