Should you’re a daily Arcade Blogger reader, you may recall that again in November 2018, I made my annual journey to The Free Play Florida occasion in Orlando – learn my overview right here.
Annually, I’m requested to get entangled with the occasion organisation not directly. This yr we determined to check out a panel quiz, the place players, collectors and builders may pit their wits towards one another and reply questions regarding the Golden Age of Traditional Arcade Gaming.
So I got here up with just below 100 questions in a wide range of codecs. The panelists needed to reply basic data arcade questions, and determine arcade cupboards and video games from photos of screenshots and paintings.
The quiz was an important success! We delivered it in a really casual and irreverent fashion, 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 offer these individuals within the viewers an opportunity to not solely paticipate, but additionally maybe study one thing alongside the way in which too.
So this week I assumed I’d share two issues: The slides for the quiz itself that had been used to pose the questions on the day, so that you simply guys can have a go at testing your personal data of Traditional Arcade Gaming. After which additional down this web page is the video of the quiz itself – if you happen to don’t fancy difficult your self, bounce straight to that and have a watch.
So listed below are the questions. You may need to make them full display screen in your browser – click on the field backside proper of the body to do that. Merely navigate utilizing the arrows on the base of the body, or you possibly can simply click on on the picture to get to the subsequent slide. In every case, one slide could have the query, screenshot or paintings, and the subsequent will provide you with the reply:
Should you handle to maintain a working rating, tell us within the feedback beneath how you bought on.
But when that looks like an excessive amount of laborious work, simply sit again and take a look at how our panelists obtained on beneath:
Many because of the 2 groups who had been nice sports activities and delivered just a few laughs alongside the way in which: Nathan Barnatt, Warren Davis, Jenn Could and Billy Mitchell.
Watching again, I’ve observed a few factual errors made (principally by me) – see if you happen to can spot them!
Suggestions on the day was very optimistic and we plan to roll this format out additional in future, so maintain an eye fixed out for the subsequent one at this yr’s occasion in Florida.
Have enjoyable – let me know your scores within the feedback beneath!
See you subsequent time.