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!
Answer: Jordan vs. Bird
More information: Michael Jordan first made an official appearance in 1988's "Jordan vs. Bird: One on One" by Electronic Arts. He could not be featured in prior NBA-based games due to opting out of the NBA Players Association.
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.
Answer: Pocket Monsters
More information: "Pokémon" is a stylized contraction of "Pocket Monsters", which the series was originally called in Japan.
More information: Though forgettable in its home-console form, the arcade version of Michael Jackson "Moonwalker" (1990) is a much-more entertaining experience.
Answer: Rumble Pak
More information: Nintendo also released the Rumble Pak for a number of its handheld game systems.
Answer: Gold farming
More information: Some people, particularly in developing countries, actually make a livable income from gold mining videogame currencies.
Answer: Space Invaders
More information: Originating in 1978, as of the beginning of 2019 the "Space Invaders" franchise has generated almost $14 billion in revenue.
Answer: Michael Jackson
More information: Michael Jackson contributed some music to "Sonic 3 & Knuckles" though went uncredited after abandoning the project.
More information: The GameCube, released in 2001, was the predecessor to the Wii, which came out in 2006.
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.