You say you’ve played a ton of video games.
You say you’re a master of classic and modern consoles.
Each of the fifteen questions below has a point value. At the quiz’s end, add up your points to gauge your level of awesome.
Answers are way down at the bottom.
(1 point per correct boss named)
Name the three bosses in the original NES Metroid.
What type of fantastical creature gets its tail pulled in the first boss fight of Zelda – Windwaker?
What dessert does the evil computer in Portal promise the player if they complete the game?
What song plays during the intro to famed shooter game, Borderlands?
Name the main character from the Mass Effect series.
What was the main city used as a refuge in the original Diablo?
In Minecraft, what does the Green Creeper do if your character gets too close?
(1 point per correct name)
Name the two primary love interests of Geralt in the Witcher series.
The huge metallic men with heavy armor and diving helmets appearing in the original Bioshock are known as
How many segments does each and every block in Tetris have?
In the Halo series, what is the name of the massive green Flood-controlling entity?
(1 point per correct answer)
In Castlevania II – Simon’s Quest, what are the four whip upgrades Simon can possess?
Name the open-world RPG game in which a character famously utters, “I was an adventurer like you, then I took an arrow to the knee.”
Name the robotic giant appearing first in Fallout 3 and then again in Fallout 4 (in which players must repair it.)
Which game series focuses on an age-old rivalry between two secret societies, both of whom are related to an ancient species pre-dating humanity, whose society was destroyed by a massive solar storm?
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Ok. All done with the quiz. Now check your answers wayyyyy down at the bottom and tally up your points:
0-10 points – At least you tried. Played any Wii Bowling lately?
11-20 points – Not bad at all. You probably grew up with the NES in your house, didn’t you?
21-28 points – Impressive! How many consoles have you owned anyway??
29 points – No one has ever scored this high. You cheated! 🙂
These questions are just a tiny splash of what you’ll find in The Ultimate Video Game Quiz, which is available right here!
Now back to button mashing!
Gamer, Painter, and Sci-Fi Author
Answer 1: Kraid, Ridley, Mother Brain
Answer 2: Dragon
Answer 3: Cake
Answer 4: Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked (performed by Cage the Elephant)
Answer 5: Commander Shepard
Answer 6: Tristram
Answer 7: Explode
Answer 8: Triss and Yennefer
Answer 9: Big Daddies
Answer 10: Four
Answer 11: Gravemind
Answer 12: Thorn whip, Chain whip, Morning star, Flame whip
Answer 13: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Answer 14: Liberty Prime
Answer 15: Assassin’s Creed