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Video Games by Animated TV Series Quiz
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Jun 26th, 2011 at 20:41 GMT
It's a good quiz, but if you're gonna put Battletoads ya better have Bubsy in there too.
Jun 27th, 2011 at 02:23 GMT
Ooh, I didn't know they made a Viewtiful Joe anime. I think I need to watch that!
Jun 27th, 2011 at 07:07 GMT
And I'm sure that not a single one of these TV series was a really bad idea.
Jun 27th, 2011 at 07:09 GMT
Fun quiz, really brought back some memories! How about Donkey Kong Country?
Jun 27th, 2011 at 15:43 GMT
Well excuuuuuuse me, princess!
Jun 27th, 2011 at 22:51 GMT
Had no idea Bomberman had animated show?!
Jun 28th, 2011 at 00:44 GMT
i didnt know mario or zelda was a tv series. i only knew pokemon, kirby, and sonic were.
Jun 29th, 2011 at 13:51 GMT
Um, exuuuuuse me, but that isn't the Mega Man TV series. That's "Mega Man Upon A Star", the OVA. This is the TV series that ran during the mid 90's: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ufVQIUEiYc
Jun 29th, 2011 at 15:16 GMT
@UndeadChimp: Thanks for the correction ;)
Jun 29th, 2011 at 15:50 GMT
Kirby Right Back at Ya! has the best theme music ever! It's even on Donkey Konga for the gamecube.
Jun 29th, 2011 at 17:59 GMT
Q*Bert - LOVE IT!! Great images
Jun 29th, 2011 at 23:24 GMT
Great quiz! :D
Jun 30th, 2011 at 03:31 GMT
I did not realize Bomberman had a show either. I definitely have to track that down. Great quiz. I recommend a bonus answer of Captain N: The Game Master.
Jun 30th, 2011 at 04:06 GMT
Some of these shows range form awful(N Master), to Youtube fodder (Super Mario Bros), to quite decent (Kirby)
Jun 30th, 2011 at 15:57 GMT
I miss the old Carmen Sandiego shows...
Jun 30th, 2011 at 16:01 GMT
No problem, Brain.
Jul 1st, 2011 at 04:38 GMT
Crack, Crack, Crack, the egg into the bowl! Crack, Crack, Crack, the egg into the bowl! M.I.X. the flour into the bowl! M.I.X. the flour into the bowl!
Jul 2nd, 2011 at 14:47 GMT
Thanks for D2 and D4
Jul 3rd, 2011 at 23:37 GMT
Isn't it "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego"? I typed that and it wasn't accepted.
Jul 4th, 2011 at 17:12 GMT
There was a Parappa cartoon?
Jul 4th, 2011 at 22:58 GMT
Upvote this if you never got past the first level of Dragon's Lair.
Jul 7th, 2011 at 02:56 GMT
They had a pacman TV show?! My God, that's hilarious! Reminds me of the Robot Chicken movie trailer for Hungry Hungry Hippos! I think the only thing that could top it would be Tetris: The Animated Series!
Jul 8th, 2011 at 21:42 GMT
I loved Kirby of the Stars, Pokemon, and Sonic X. ^^ I kept putting Pit instead of Kid Icarus. I play too much SSB. XD
Jul 17th, 2011 at 01:23 GMT
I can't believe I missed Pacman! I kept thinking 'what video game is there where the main characters are pancakes?'
Jul 23rd, 2011 at 13:25 GMT
Carmen Sandiego was actually a series of games (Where in the World, Where in Time, ect). I found the lack of "Pole Position" disappointing, personally, but good quiz.
Jul 29th, 2011 at 05:40 GMT
I had no clue there was a devil may cry show...news 2 me...
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Aug 23rd, 2012 at 17:09 GMT
it's where in the world is Carmen Sandiego
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 17:10 GMT
WHAT Carmen Sandiego had a cartoon? I only knew of the gameshow but I was hard core into both the PC games and the gameshow! Where can I watch this series?
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 17:24 GMT
Sonic picture is of Sonic X, not Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog.
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 17:36 GMT
A Mortal Kombat kid's show just seems like a bad idea on so many levels...
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 17:50 GMT
Huh. I always thought it was, "Where on Earth is Carmen? San Diego?"
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:06 GMT
@bondquizace: They had a cartoon for the Rubik's Cube. http://www.rubiktheamazingcube.com/rtacshow.html
Also, only 1 in 5 got Dragon's Lair? No respect for video game or animation history...
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:13 GMT
Yay for including Dragon's Lair, but the pic is from the actual game, not the TV show. The TV show's animation was MUCH worse...
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:16 GMT
The instructions ask you to name the video games that inspired the show, yet the displayed answer is the name of the show itself? I know both are accepted, but maybe you should fix that.
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:20 GMT
Only 33% got Double Dragon?
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:22 GMT
I remember Pole Position having a Saturday morning cartoon in the 1980's. I love aging myself on this site.
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:29 GMT
After doing horribly on a quiz, I usually take comfort in having gotten the least guessed answer correct (Dragon's Lair in this case). Then I remember I only knew that particular answer because I'm an old fart. Sigh.
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 18:58 GMT
ahh yes Parappa the Rapper, I used to play that game a lot. it was fun.
Aug 23rd, 2012 at 19:08 GMT
I'd almost forgotten about the old Q*Bert cartoon. I watched it exactly once. My mom walked in the room and realized that the @! symbols coming out of his mouth were supposed to be swearing (don't think I got that), and forbid me from ever watching it again.
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