GBAtemp Tempmas Mini-Competition #16

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  1. shaunj66
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    [​IMG] GBAtemp Tempmas Mini-Competition #16
    Retro Gaming Knowledge Quiz

    Yesterday's Competition Winner: Chopders! Congratulations Chopders! What a truly handsome gaming display! You deserve a prize for that work of art -- oh wait, you are getting a prize! For which you'll be contacted shortly. Good work!

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    Only 7 days to go! And that's 7 more days of competitions, so how about a new one right now? Here's Tempmas Mini-Competition #16

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    [​IMG] Today's competition
    Pop quiz, Einstein! Yes it's time for another staff creativity cop-out (whoops did I say that out loud?). This time we have a bunch of brain teasers for you to test your retro-ish gaming knowledge!

    Fancy getting your hands on a prize? Then e-mail us the answers to the questions below, and who knows, you may get lucky.

    Remember; do NOT post your answers in this thread... Unless you want less of a chance to win! Also, you are only allowed one entry in this competition. If you make multiple entries, (even if you've realised that you have made a mistake, etc.) only your first entry will be accepted.

    Read below for more details on how to enter!

    Here are your SIX questions! Read them carefully!!

    Q1. What was the first game Shigeru Miyamoto worked on?
    Q2. Which of the following was never intended to be an N64 game in any form: Resident Evil 0, Starfox Adventures, Mother 3 or Pikmin?
    Q3. Which of the following games was never an animated TV series: Earthworm Jim, Crash Bandicoot, Donkey Kong or F-Zero?
    Q4. What is Famicom short for?
    Q5. GoldenEye 64 was intended for which other system(s) in its original form? A) Super Nintendo, B) Virtual Boy, C) Both.
    Q6. Which non-Nintendo console featured the only 3 universally and critically hated Legend of Zelda games?

    [​IMG] How to enter?
    Please follow these instructions very carefully! We will not accept your entry if you fail to comply with all the instructions.

    To enter, simply send an email to xmas@gbatemp.net with your entry.. As mentioned above, unlike previous competitions; you must NOT post your entry on the forums. We only accept entries via e-mail.

    A winner will be picked at random on closing time, so no need to rush your entries in.

    [​IMG] Winners & prizes
    We will reveal the winner and the prize for this competition tomorrow, when the next competition is announced! Remember that prizes will be getting better and better at each competition, and that we will have a special contest on Christmas Eve! You have until tomorrow (Thursday the 18th), at 23:00 (11pm) GMT to enter this competition!

    [​IMG] Special Thanks
    We would like to thank all the staff members that have been involved in the event organization so far, without forgetting our generous partner shops!

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  2. VISHI SO FISHI

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    A kindom far far away!
    this is go gay , i keep losing..

    lol
     
  3. Ace Gunman

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    Keep on trying, every entry is a new chance to win. And the prizes get better the further into the competitions we get, so that's even more incentive. [​IMG]
     
  4. Takeshi

    Takeshi GBAtemp Addict

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    This one was fun! You can never know enough about retro videogames. [​IMG]
     
  5. Awdofgum

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    Is number 2 correct?
    Could you clarify the question a bit more.


    Edit: Alright, I understand.
     
  6. Chopders

    Chopders GBAtemp Regular

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    Thank you so much GBATemp, I can't wait to know my prize. ^^
    I love those kind of competition.
     
  7. VISHI SO FISHI

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    A kindom far far away!
    Ya i have almost entered every single comp yet , tried my best at each one, thanks for the motivation and the bribe..lol

    yep i will keep trying and i hope i win atleast 1!
     
  8. Ace Gunman

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    Basically, which of the games wasn't intended to be an N64 title at any point in its development. For example the Xbox 360 game Kameo: Elements of Power was originally intended to be a GameCube title before years in development limbo eventually had it end up on the 360.
     
  9. Awdofgum

    Awdofgum Wadofgum

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    Thanks Ace.

    Submitted.
     
  10. Sstew

    Sstew GBAtemp's Grim Reaper.

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    *crosses fingers*

    Submitted, Hoping to win one

    Sstew
     
  11. CockroachMan

    CockroachMan Scribbling around GBATemp's kitchen.

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    The questions are too easy.. submitted [​IMG]
     
  12. Talaria

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    Submitted, nice quiz, pretty easy though.
     
  13. Translucentbill

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    Im confused as to what you're asking on question 6

    Q6. Which non-Nintendo console featured the only 3 universally derided Zelda games?

    What is that asking? Which non nintendo console had 3 zelda games on it? [​IMG]
     
  14. 23qwerty

    23qwerty GBAtemp Regular

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    Submitted, a little on the easy side though [​IMG]
    It's Christmas.
     
  15. iPikachu

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    lol, "young" gamers will probaably pass this up, i entered only around 3 competitions 0_o
     
  16. tinymonkeyt

    tinymonkeyt GBAtemp brat

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    erm. sorry again
    but i have not been contacted yet :/
     
  17. vinnick

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    Yay! Finally a quiz I can do~ [​IMG]
     
  18. saxamo

    saxamo Spaaaaace!

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    How come you aren't publically announcing the prizes anymore?
     
  19. Hehe Moo

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    If you don't like losing, then don't enter. I never lose [​IMG]
     
  20. Translucentbill

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    Submitted, that last question is going to kill me i know it =[