Video Games Trivia and Answers

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Hard

In 2012, students at MIT hacked the lighting system of an entire building to play which game?

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Answer: Tetris
Students at MIT took control of the lighting system of the Green Building and conducted a 21-storey (300-foot) game of "Tetris".

Hard

Nintendo began as a company selling which products?

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Answer: Playing cards
Founded in 1889, Nintendo originally produced traditonal-Japanase playing cards called Hanafuda.

Easy

Characters in videogames who cannot be outrightly controlled by players are acronymed as what?

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Answer: NPCs
Non-playable characters (NPCs) are those that players cannot control, though their actions can be influenced.

Medium

What is the only videogame franchise originating in the 1970's to have thus far generated over $1 billion in revenue?

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Answer: Space Invaders
Originating in 1978, as of the beginning of 2019 the "Space Invaders" franchise has generated almost $14 billion in revenue.

Easy

Which movie did Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson star in that was based on a videogame?

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Answer: Doom
Though not amongst his best works, the Rock starred in a movie based on the videogame "Doom" in 2005. He also starred in another film based on a videogame, "Rampage", in 2018.

Hard

Where is the headquarters of Nintendo?

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Answer: Kyoto
Nintendo's first headquarters in 1889 was in Kyoto, Japan, and the company is still stationed there at this present time.

Easy

The most-popular American football videogame franchise is named after which individual?

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Answer: John Madden
John Madden won a Superbowl as a coach of the Los Angeles Raiders but is perhaps better known for being a sportscaster. The videogame series named after him has been ongoing for almost 30 years.

Hard

Besides Sonic, which other Sega character was a playable character in "Super Smash Bros. 4"?

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Answer: Bayonetta
Bayonetta, the titular character from the "Bayonetta" series of videogames, is a property of the Sega Corporation.

Hard

Which iconic videogame character originated as a simple placeholder?

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Answer: Kirby
As can probably be ascertained by his simple appearance, Kirby is the one that was original intended to be a circular placeholder for another character.

Hard

The protagonist in "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" was voiced by which actor?

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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.



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