Category Archives: Arcade Games

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 2/11/22

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Question: The 1988 hit song “Waiting for a Star to Fall” was written by Boy Meets Girl after seeing a falling star at which iconic 80s singer’s concert?
A. Whitney Houston
B. Madonna
C. Annie Lennox
D. Kate Bush


Last Question: What is the name of the sequel to the ‘Tron’ arcade game?

Answer: Discs of Tron

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/30/21

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Question: Which Tony Award-winning musical started out in 1980 as a French language musical before it was adapted to English and became a smash hit in England in 1985 then did the same in the US in 1987?


Last Question: What is the name of the princess who is kidnapped by the evil Bowser in multiple Mario video games?

Answer: Princess Peach

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/26/21

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Question: What Product Had A Major Moment In The 1980s, But They’ve Been Around Since 3000 BCE—When Chinese Emperor Wong Ti Used To Kick Around A Leather Ball Filled With Hair?


Last Question: In which game do you get to play the role of a knight perched on top of a flying ostrich?

Answer: Joust

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/16/21

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Question: Which film features this famous quote “Carpe Diem boys. Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary?


Last Question: Which 1981 video game has the same name as a Shakespearean play?

Answer: Tempest

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/7/21

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Question: What Francis Ford Coppola 3D science fiction film was shown at Disney theme parks from 1986 through 1998?


Last Question: What video game system introduced a home version of Space Invaders in 1980?

Answer: Atari

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 12/18/20

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Question: What is the number of fingers on the right hand of the man who killed Inigo Montoya’s father in the film, The Princess Bride?


Last Question: Which one of these 80s arcade games cost more than a quarter to play?

A. Pac-Man
B. Burger Time
C. Dragon’s Lair
D. Galaga

Answer: C. Dragon’s Lair

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 12/17/20

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Question: Which one of these 80s arcade games cost more than a quarter to play?

A. Pac-Man
B. Burger Time
C. Dragon’s Lair
D. Galaga


Last Question: What pesky character did Domino’s Pizza really want us to avoid?

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Answer: The Noid

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 12/10/20

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Question: What was the name of the first act of the intermissions in a game of Ms. Pac Man?


Last Question: What clothing brand promised “when you put it on, something happens”?

Answer: Member’s Only (jackets)

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 12/2/20

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Question: On The A-Team, what was Mr. T’s character B.A. Baracus deathly afraid of?


Last Question: In his classic arcade game, what does Donkey Kong ask you before starting each level?

Answer: “How high can you get?”