Monday, September 26, 2011

Retro video game console quiz

  1. What was the very first cartridge packaged with the Atari 2600 console?
  2. By what name was the Nintendo Entertainment System known in the Middle East and Asia?
  3. In what year was the Colecovision released to consumers?
  4. What was the name of the company that developed the Intellivision?
  5. The Vectrex console came with a built-in game. What was it called?
  6. What is the full name of the Atari 5200?
  7. In what year was production of the Super Nintendo discontinued?
  8. What was the original price for an Atari 2600?
  9. The Atari 7800 had its own games, but it could also play games from what famous home video game system?
  10. What is the all-time best-selling video game for the Atari 2600?
  11. What is the name of the company that made the River Raid game?
  12. Who was the actor and writer who famously appeared in several Intellivision TV ads during the early 1980s?
  13. A famous comedian and actor first appeared before TV audiences in a 1982 advertisement for the Pitfall! video game. Who is he?
  14. How many colors could the Colecovision make use of?
  15. The Sega Genesis was known by what name outside of North America?
  16. What was the name of the first ever Star Wars video game?
  17. Who made it?
  18. For what console system?
  19. In what year?
  20. Attack of the Killer Tomatoes was a 1991 game initially released for what home console gaming system?

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