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Retro Computer Games

A quiz on computer games & companies of yesteryear 15 Questions.

 
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1

Space Invaders is an arcade video game designed by Tomohiro Nishikado, and released in 1978. It was originally manufactured and sold by which company in Japan?

  • Nintendo
  • Namco
  • Taito

2

Pac-Man was first released in Japan on which date?

  • October 17th, 1977
  • May 22, 1980
  • January 9th, 1979

3

Match the creatures to the games...

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Left

  • Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde
  • Dizzy
  • Mario
  • Nyamco

Right

  • Mappy
  • Fast Food
  • Pac-Man
  • Donkey Kong

4

Put the games in the order of first-to-last published...

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  • The Perils of Willy
  • Jet Set Willy
  • Manic Miner
  • Jet Set Willy II

5

Who is the founder of software house Llamasoft ?

  • John 'Balrog' Wilson
  • Clive 'C5' Sinclair
  • Jeff 'Yak' Minter

6

What was the name of the damsel in distress in the arcade game "Donkey Kong"?

  • Pauline
  • Polly
  • Peach

7

CRL Group plc published which one of these games?

  • Tir Na Nog
  • Tau Ceti
  • Top Hat Willy

8

Match the games to their publishers...

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Left

  • An Everyday Tale Of A Seeker Of Gold
  • Kwik Snax
  • Microfair Madness
  • Academy

Right

  • CRL Group plc
  • Delbert the Hamster Software
  • Zenobi Software Ltd
  • Codemasters

9

The Legend of Zelda is a Puzzle/Adventure game produced by Nintendo - but created by who?

  • Shigeru Miyamoto
  • Richard Darling
  • Fukio Mitsuji

10

Who created the game "Robotron: 2084"?

  • Andrew Braybrook
  • Dave Theurer
  • Eugene Jarvis

11

Pyjamarama is a computer game for the ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64. It features which character?

  • Milly Month
  • Danny Day
  • Wally Week

12

Mikro-Gen published which of these games?

  • Oh Mummy
  • Mad Martha
  • Manic Miner

13

Match the games to the years they were released...

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Left

  • Punchy
  • Airwolf
  • Qabbalah
  • Scalextric

Right

  • 1987
  • 1984
  • 1986
  • 1985

14

"Wanted: Monty Mole" is a platform game that was published in 1984 by which company?

  • Amsoft
  • Bug Byte
  • Gremlin Graphics

15

Who published the game "Robin of Sherlock"?

  • Gilsoft
  • Delta 4
  • Llamasoft

 

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