In the event you're a daily Arcade Blogger reader, you might keep in mind that in November 2018, I made my annual journey to the Orlando Free Play occasion – learn my article right here.
Every year, I’m requested to take part a technique or one other within the group of the occasion. This yr we determined to attempt a quiz panel, the place gamers, collectors and builders may confront one another and reply questions concerning the golden age of the traditional arcade recreation. .
So I requested myself rather less than 100 questions in numerous codecs. The panelists had been requested normal arcade tradition questions and recognized arcade cupboards and video games from screenshots and illustrations.
The quiz was an excellent success! We delivered it in a really casual and irreverent type, and managed to maintain a lid on the chaos for essentially the most half. I wished one thing that was enjoyable for everybody concerned and to provide these folks an opportunity to not solely take part, however maybe to study one thing alongside the best way.
So this week, I used to be pondering of sharing two issues: the quiz slides itself, which had been used to ask questions of the day, to can help you take a look at your individual information of Basic Arcade Gaming. Then, additional down on this web page, you can find the video of the quiz itself. If you do not need to problem your self, get began instantly and watch it.
So listed here are the questions. It’s possible you’ll need to show them in full display screen in your browser – click on on the field on the backside proper of the body to do it. Simply navigate by utilizing the arrows on the backside of the body or simply click on on the picture to go to the subsequent slide. In every case, a slide comprises the query, screenshot or illustration and the next provides you the reply:
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But when it appears too onerous, sit down and learn how our panelists went under:
An enormous thanks to the 2 groups who performed nice sports activities and had an excellent snicker: Nathan Barnatt, Warren Davis, Jenn Might and Billy Mitchell.
Wanting again, I observed some factual errors made (principally by me) – see in case you can spot them!
The suggestions on the day has been very optimistic and we plan to broaden this format additional sooner or later. Look ahead to the subsequent one at this yr's occasion in Florida.
Have enjoyable – let me know your scores within the feedback under!