The Space Quest Quiz
by Staff
Sierra Entertainment took its adventure games to the stars in this best-selling series. How much do you know about "Space Quest?"

What is the name of the primary protagonist in "Space Quest?"

  • Robert Willow
  • Roger Wilco
  • Buck Williams

The "Astro Chicken" mini-game appears in which version of "Space Quest?"

  • "Space Quest III"
  • "Space Quest V"
  • "Space Quest VI"

Which rock stars objected to the unauthorized use of their likenesses in the first game?

  • The Cars
  • ZZ Top
  • The Rolling Stones

In what year was "Space Quest II" released?

  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

How many games are there in the "Space Quest" series?

  • six
  • seven
  • eight

What is the name of Roger's ship in "Space Quest III?"

  • Chromium Dove
  • Titanium Goose
  • Aluminum Mallard

What sort of user interface was included in "Space Quest III?"

  • Mostly typing
  • Point-and-click
  • A hybrid interface using the mouse and keyboard

Which company published the first "Space Quest" games?

  • Capcom
  • Ubisoft
  • Sierra Entertainment

Why did "Space Quest V" receive a rating of Teen (13+)?

  • Animated violence
  • Animated nudity
  • Vulgar language

Which version of "Space Quest" eliminates the ability of the player to choose a name?

  • "Space Quest II"
  • "Space Quest III"
  • "Space Quest IV"

The "Space Quest" theme song is a parody of which well-known movie tune?

  • Theme from "Battlestar Galactica"
  • Theme from "Star Trek"
  • Theme from "Star Wars"

Most of "Space Quest V" is a parody of which production?

  • "Star Trek"
  • "Blade Runner"
  • "Aliens"

How much did it cost to make "Space Quest IV?"

  • $3 million
  • $2 million
  • $1 million

On which type of media was "Space Quest V" released?

  • 5.25-inch floppy diskette
  • 3.25-inch diskette
  • CD-ROM

Which company sued the developers because the fictional droid store's name was too close to the name of their real-world toy store?

  • Kiddie City
  • Toys R Us
  • KB Toys

Developers Scott Murphy and Mark Crowe were known as what?

  • Two Boys from Berkon 5
  • Two Guys from Andromeda
  • Two Men from Mars

Who was the narrator for "Space Quest IV" and "Space Quest VI?"

  • Mike Allen
  • Gary Owens
  • Dick Clark

What is the name of Roger's love interest?

  • Beatrice
  • Betty
  • Blondie

Sludge Vohaul kidnaps Roger at the start of which "Space Quest" game?

  • "Space Quest II"
  • "Space Quest III"
  • "Space Quest IV"

What is the subtitle of the last "Space Quest" game to be released?

  • "The Spinal Frontier"
  • "The Next Mutation"
  • "The Pirates of Pestulon"

What was the name of the room that contained references to all of the lawsuits filed against the developers?

  • Room Removed for Legal Reasons
  • Lawsuit Land
  • Copyright Infringement Corner

What real-world company paid actual money to have its company logo shown during the course of "Space Quest V?"

  • Verizon
  • Sprint
  • T-Mobile

Which planet does Roger call home at the beginning of the series?

  • Uranus
  • Xenon
  • Beethwit

Sludge Vohaul is named after what?

  • A defunct New York City taxi company
  • A bear-resistant trash container
  • A type of portable toilet

When did the re-release of the first "Space Quest" game hit store shelves?

  • 1988
  • 1991
  • 1993

What did executive producer Ken Williams first think of the space-comedy "Space Quest" concept?

  • He immediately knew it would be a hit.
  • He didn't want anything to do with it.
  • He gave the developers room to try the concept.

In version 1.0 of "Space Quest," what happened if you typed the name "Ken" in the initial screen of the Arcada?

  • Ken Williams does a stripper dance.
  • Ken Williams walks in and complains about game development being behind schedule.
  • Ken Williams appeared and offered Roger a beer.

Time travel takes center stage in which "Space Quest" game?

  • "Space Quest III"
  • "Space Quest IV"
  • "Space Quest V"

A musician from which band created music for "Space Quest III?"

  • Supertramp
  • Culture Club
  • The Pretenders

How does Sludge Vohaul plan to attack the inhabitants of planet Xenon?

  • He plans to drop toenail clippings on them.
  • He wants to launch insurance salesmen at them.
  • He plans to fill the atmosphere with methane gas.