The Classic Sierra RPG Quiz

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What was the subtitle of the first "Quest for Glory" game?

The 1992 game had opted for hilarity in place of seriousness.

Roger Wilco is the star of which Sierra series?

Wilco's misadventures take place in all corners of the universe.

"Conquests of the Longbow: The Legend of Robin Hood" uses the same interface as what "King's Quest" title?

The icon-centered interface was a step forward from a simple typing interface.

Which RPG takes place in a fictional town called Lytton?

The streets of Lytton are treacherous; if your cruiser strikes a curb it may burst into flames.

How many different combat modes are there in "Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura?"

There is a real-time version, as well as two types of turn-based combat.

For which platform was "The Colonel's Bequest" NOT created?

It was part of the Laura Bow Mysteries series.

Roberta Williams might be best known as the game designer for which Sierra series?

Her efforts cemented her status as one of the most famous game makers in history.

In "Conquests of the Longbow: The Legend of Robin Hood," the Green Man can turn people into what?

The Green Man is a myth that appears in many world cultures.

What is the name of the hero in "Police Quest?"

The game's creator, Jim Walls, named the character after his son Sonny.

For which platform was "The Spiderwick Chronicles" NOT developed?

The game was an adaptation of the feature film.

How many character classes are there in "Sorcerian?"

This one was a side-scrolling game that originated in Japan and was published later by Sierra.

What year was "King's Quest: Mask of Eternity" released?

It was the first in the series to use a real 3D engine instead of just 2D.

Why did Sierra give up on "The Realm," letting other companies take over the title?

It was too much like "Everquest" and "Ultima Online."

"Quest for Glory III" was created by which family?

Corey and Lori Ann made this one; the Williams family is virtually synonymous with Sierra as a whole.

John Rhys-Davies narrated which Sierra game?

The Welsh actor is known for his role as Gimli in "The Lord of the Rings" films.

How many titles are there in the "Quest for Glory" series?

The series hasn't seen a release since 1998.

An evil creature named En-li-Kil appears in which Sierra RPG?

The ultimate objective of the game was to kill En-li-Kil.

What is the subtitle of "King's Quest VI?"

In this one, you control Prince Alexander as he trots around the Green Isles.

Which game requires you to solve riddles in order to unlock treasure chests containing many critical items?

There's no way to complete the game unless you snag the items contained in the chests.

Which series features the voice work of Mark Hamill and Michael Dorn, among other celebrities?

The first Knight game, "Sins of the Fathers" is often regarded as a landmark in Sierra's history.

"Hellfire" is an expansion park for which game series?

The pack was the only authorized expansion for this popular series.

What was the "Quest for Glory" series originally called?

Sierra had to change the name because it failed to trademark it and another company used it for its products.

How many 3.5-inch floppy disks were included for "Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers?"

Insert disk. Eject disk. Insert disk. Those were the days…

In what year was "Ultima: Escape from Mt. Drash" released?

1983 is nearly ancient history in the world of computer gaming.

In what format was "Ultima: Escape from Mt. Drash" released?

The cassettes were meant to be played using the Commodore VIC-20.

"Dragon Fire" is a subtitle for a game in which series?

It is the fifth game in the series.

"The Fates of Twinion" was a sequel to which game?

Another sequel was titled "The Ruins of Cawdor."

Duke Garland is the protagonist in which Sierra game?

Garland is a knight who sets off to usurp an evil ruler named Jashiin.

Your hero sets off to find the Gem of Immortality in which game?

The name of your character is "The Stranger," who explores the vast Ultima world in search of the gem.

For how many platforms was "Betrayal at Krondor" released?

It was released for DOS only, in 1993.

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This company has published some of the most influential RPG titles in video gaming history. How much do you know about Sierra's collection of RPG games?

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