Culver City, Calif., April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeopardy! Productions and The Game Agency, LLC announce the release of the only "official" Jeopardy! training game in the world. The training game follows the classic rules and all the fun of America's Favorite Quiz Show® with rounds for Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy!, and Final Jeopardy! plus "Daily Doubles".
"The Jeopardy! brand is one of the most recognized and prized brands in entertainment." commented Suzanne Prete, SVP, Global Licensing & Brand Management, Gameshows and Games, Sony Pictures Television. "The familiar format creates instant excitement and is corporate-culture-friendly. The Jeopardy Productions team contributed its 35 years of experience to help create a training game whose A+ quality is in keeping with our brand. Trainers and educators are going to love how fast and easy it is to build their own Jeopardy! games in The Training Arcade®, and can now rest assured they're doing so with a fully authorized game. We're delighted to have licensed Jeopardy! for training and education to The Game Agency.
"We soft launched the Jeopardy! training game at the recent eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference in Las Vegas to tremendously positive feedback," shared Richard Lowenthal, Managing Partner and Head of Business Affairs at The Game Agency. "The instructional designers were delighted with the Jeopardy! gameplay and thrilled to build a game in only minutes. The competitive leaderboard and detailed analytics were definite showstoppers." Joseph McDonald, Managing Partner and Head of Development added, "our games make training and education more effective through the power of play. By marrying the familiar format, rules and fun from the game show combined with the rapid customization and publishing horsepower of The Training Arcade®, we aim to turn millions of employees and students into star performers."
Jeopardy! is the eighth game available as part of subscriptions to The Training Arcade®. For more information, including demonstrations of the games and trial subscriptions, visit https://thetrainingarcade.com/
JEOPARDY!, hosted by Alex Trebek, is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year. With a weekly audience of 23 million viewers, JEOPARDY! is the top-rated quiz show on television, and has won numerous awards and distinctions over the course of its 30+ years on the air, including the 2017 Emmy for Outstanding Game Show. The show holds the Guinness World Records® title for the most Emmy® Awards won by a TV game show (34 Emmys); it is also the recipient of a 2011 Peabody Award.
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