About Sporcle

Sporcle is the leading provider of trivia entertainment on the web, on mobile devices, and at live shows.

On the web, we operate this website, which has over 250k user-generated trivia games that have been played over 1 billion times. On mobile devices, we develop and publish a suite of trivia applications for iOS and Android devices, including Sporcle and Badly Drawn Faces. Our entertaining live trivia shows drive patronage to nearly 200 bars and restaurants each week across six markets.

Our mission is to provide fun through trivia.

Sporcle is a privately held company with offices in Seattle, WA, Plymouth, MI, and San Francisco, CA. For inquiries and questions, please drop us a line.

Sporcle Team

Sporcle was founded by Matt Ramme (@cofeer) and is led by Ali Aydar (@eyedar). The product team is led by Derek Pharr (@dpharr) and the engineering team is led by Bob Scheld (@nandgate). Our live trivia shows are led by Mark Adams (@adamsm079).

Sporcle History

Founded in 2007, Sporcle came to life with the response to its first quiz, naming the U.S. Presidents. As avid crossword, Jeopardy! and trivia fans, we created that original quiz not only to test knowledge, but also as a way to learn a piece of information that seemed to come up again and again.

Since then, Sporcle has continued to create quizzes for entertainment, memory and diversion (don't worry, we won't tell your boss). You can play one of the thousands of quizzes (and increasing daily) or make your own!