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The 'Quest for Glory' Quiz
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In the "Quest for Glory" series, you control a hero who is destined to save the world (or die repeatedly while trying). How much do you know about "Quest for Glory"?

What is the name of the protagonist in the "Quest for Glory" series?

  • Darwin
  • Prince
  • Hero

From how many character classes could players choose in the first game?

  • three
  • four
  • five

Which of the following was NOT a character class in the first "Quest for Glory" release?

  • thief
  • magic user
  • druid

What was the game series originally titled?

  • Warrior's Quest
  • Hero's Quest
  • Adventurer's Quest

What is the occupation of Erasmus, who makes appearances in several of the games?

  • merchant
  • warrior
  • wizard

How many 3.5-inch floppy disks were required to run "Shadows of Darkness?"

  • nine
  • 12
  • 15

How many games total were there in the original "Quest for Glory" series?

  • three
  • five
  • six

What is the name of the character who turns out to be a vampire?

  • Katrina
  • Julanar
  • Nawar

What year was the latest game in the series released?

  • 2001
  • 1998
  • 2003

Which title was impossible to beat if you accidentally missed one important event early in the game?

  • "So You Want to Be a Hero"
  • "Trial by Fire"
  • "Wages of War"

"So You Want to Be a Hero" was the subtitle for which game in the series?

  • Quest for Glory I
  • Quest for Glory II
  • Quest for Glory III

"Trial by Fire" takes place mostly in which locale?

  • Spielberg
  • Fricana
  • Shapeir

Which software company published the "Quest for Glory" series?

  • Electronic Arts
  • Sierra Entertainment
  • Activision

Which game in the series was nearly impossible to play due to insufficient testing before it went to retail?

  • "Trial by Fire"
  • "So You Want to Be a Hero"
  • "Shadows of Darkness"

In the first game, what kind of creature is Baba Yaga?

  • dwarf
  • ogre
  • troll

In the first game, what happened to the main character if you didn't feed him regularly?

  • He would start complaining.
  • He would stop and sleep.
  • He died.

Which of the series was the very last EGA game to be made by Sierra?

  • "Shadows of Darkness"
  • "Wages of War"
  • "Trial by Fire"

Which game in the series was the only one to drop numerals from the title?

  • the third game
  • the fourth game
  • the fifth game

What was the approximate development budget for "Shadows of Darkness?"

  • $1.2 million
  • $900,000
  • $750,000

Which "Sesame Street" character makes a fleeting appearance in "Quest for Glory II?"

  • Cookie Monster
  • Oscar the Grouch
  • Big Bird

Which release in the series had a more action-oriented version of gameplay?

  • Quest for Glory V
  • Quest for Glory III
  • Quest for Glory II

About how much did it cost Sierra to develop the first game in the series?

  • $600,000
  • $300,000
  • $150,000

The cat-like creatures called Katta do not appear in which game?

  • "Shadows of Darkness"
  • "Wages of War"
  • "Dragon Fire"

Which weapon was intended to appear in "Dragon's Fire" but ultimately dropped from the game?

  • scepter
  • bow
  • ax

Which game featured a combat screen that showed fighting from a side perspective?

  • "Shadows of Darkness"
  • "Trial by Fire"
  • "Wages of War"

John Rhys-Davies had a role in which one of the "Quest for Glory" games?

  • "Dragon's Fire"
  • "Trial by Fire"
  • "Shadows of Darkness"

Why was the layout of the world in "Trial by Fire" so convoluted?

  • The developers wanted the game to be as hard as possible.
  • It was a form of copy protection.
  • It was a programming error.

What is the name of the familiar spirit that often hangs out with Erasmus?

  • Fenrus
  • Waldor
  • Borgo

Which game was only released on the DOS platform?

  • the first game
  • the second game
  • the third game

In the second game, the Hero is from where?

  • The North
  • The East
  • The West