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!
In 1998 the government of Brazil banned "Grand Theft Auto" (including a $8,500 fine to anyone caught selling it) due to their belief that the game incites violence.
Tetris' blocks come in four squares (Tetriminos), of which there are only seven variants available in the game.
Non-playable characters (NPCs) are those that players cannot control, though their actions can be influenced.
Answer: Lazlow Jones
Jeffrey "Lazlow" Jones began his real-life career as a DJ over 30 years ago.
Answer: Liu Kang
Arguably the most-memorable fatality from the classic days of "Mortal Kombat" is Liu Kang's ability to transform into a dragon and bite his opponent in half.
Pac-Man was first brought to home consoles via the Atari 2600 way back in 1982.
Answer: Ray Liotta
Vice City's protagonist Tommy Veracity was voiced by Ray Liotta, a living legend in the action-crime genre of pop media.
Answer: Metal Gear
Solid Snake has starred in a number of games that are part of the "Metal Gear" series, including the original released in 1987.
Answer: Magnavox Odyssey
The Magnavox Odyssey was first released in 1972, and it is known for featuring a game similar to Pong.
Answer: Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
"Fire Emblem: Thracia 776" was the last game published for the SNES as a physical cartridge on 21 January 2000.