Video Games Trivia and Answers

Video games have become such a normal part of our lives that many people don’t realize the rich history behind the industry and how influential it has become to modern society. Thus TriviaQN’s Video Game Trivia serves two purposes. First is our desire to see just how much you know about the characters, companies and other entities that make up the business. Second is to increase your knowledge and understanding of the world of gaming. And just like the subject being discussed, our Video Game Trivia is guaranteed to be fun!

VeryHard

What is the name of the alien race who were the adoptive parents of Samus in the "Metroid" franchise?

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Answer: The Chozo
More information: The Chozo not only adopted Samus but are the inventors of the Power Suits she uses throughout the series.

Medium

Which one of Star Fox's teammates has been deemed one of the most-annoying videogame characters ever?

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Answer: Slippy Toad
More information: Slippy Toad may suck as a fighter and often needs help during melees, but he's invaluable as the Star Fox Team's mechanic and inventor.

Medium

Which videogame is generally considered to be the original third-person shooter?

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Answer: Wolfenstein 3D
More information: "Wolfenstein 3D" is credited with being the original first-person shooter, though games using a similar point-of-view date as far back as 1973 with a program called "Maze Wars" developed for students of NASA.

Easy

Which videogame heroine is known for her excessively-buxomy physique?

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Answer: Lara Croft
More information: Lara Croft's traditionally-large bosom was actually the result of a coding error made by the programmer of the original "Tombraider" game.

Easy

The original designer behind the game "Tetris" is from which nation?

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Answer: Russia
More information: The creation of "Tetris", first released in 1984, is primarily credited t Alexey Pajitnov, who at the time was an artificial intelligence researcher at the Soviet Academy of Sciences in Russia.

Easy

Mario originated as a character in which classic videogame?

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Answer: Donkey Kong
More information: Though originally called by other names, Mario was the protagonist in the legendary videogame "Donkey Kong", which was released in 1981.

Medium

Which organization officially classified "gaming disorder" as a mental-health condition in 2018?

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Answer: World Health Organization
More information: In relation to videogames, the WHO defines gaming disorder as "a pattern of... behavior characterized by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to gaming over other activities to the extent that gaming takes precedence... and continuation or escalation of gaming despite the occurrence of negative consequences."

Easy

Which item made Mario invincible in "Super Mario Bros."?

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Answer: Starman
More information: Starman not only makes Mario invincible but also his touch lethal to enemies.

Hard

Who provides the voice of Pikachu in the 2019 "Pokémon: Detective Pikachu" movie?

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Answer: Ryan Reynolds
More information: The live-action "Detective Pikachu" is voiced by none other than Ryan Reynolds, who also provided the character's facial movements.



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