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Trivia Questions

  1. In which video game do players control archeologist Lara as she tracks down an ancient artifact?
  2. Who tries to stop Doctor Robotnik from stealing Chaos Emeralds?
  3. Which table tennis–themed groundbreaking game was released in 1972 by Atari?
  4. Who was the star of the Nintendo game series set primarily in the fictional Mushroom Kingdom?
  5. Activision published a licensed skateboarding video game series associated with the name of which skateboarder?
  6. Space Invaders first hit arcades in which year?

  7. Which puzzle video game was created in 1985 by Soviet software engineer Alexey Pajitnov?
  8. Which game gained significant popularity after 1998 when it was preloaded onto Nokia mobile phones?
  9. Grand Theft Auto is split between three main cities, two are named Liberty City and Vice City, what's the third?
  10. In which video game would you find Inky, Pinky, Blinky and Clyde?
  11. Which open-ended city-building game was released in 1989?
  12. Name the elf-like Hylian princess of the kingdom of Hyrule created by Shigeru Miyamoto?
  13. Which video game franchise owned by Nintendo follows the adventures of a gorilla?
  14. This video game is mostly set on the fictitious Wumpa Islands situated to the south of Australia?
  15. What's the name of the young purple dragon who with his friend, Sparx, journeys across the Dragon Kingdom to defeat Gnasty Gnor?
  16. In which 1996 survival horror game do players control members of an elite task force who must escape a mansion infested with zombies?


  1. Tomb Raider
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog
  3. Pong
  4. Super Mario
  5. Tony Hawk
  6. 1978
  7. Tetris
  8. Snake
  9. San Andreas
  10. Pac-man
  11. Simcity
  12. Princess Zelda (The Legend of Zelda)
  13. Donkey Kong
  14. Crash Bandicoot
  15. Spyro
  16. Resident Evil