Quiz: Can You Name These '90s Adventure Games from an Image?: HowStuffWorks
Can You Name These '90s Adventure Games from an Image?
By: Kennita Leon
6 Min Quiz
About This Quiz
When it came to video gaming industry back in the 1990s, it was a time of great change and innovation. Sprite-based graphics became 100% 3D and several different genres were created. Besides the changes the took place in the first-person shooter games, fighting games, role-playing games and racing games, adventure games also thrived. With the likes of Final Fantasy and The Legend of Zelda at the forefront and representing classic adventure better than other games could, unconventional ones like BloodNet, Beneath A Steel Sky and Dark still had room to exist.
While we know that there were a great many video games in that decade, we want to see how well you remember the adventure ones. We'll show you a few images of some of the best adventure games of the decade and it'll be your job to correctly match that game to its name. We know characters like Link will make it very easy for you to guess the correct name, but do you the ones who aren't as easily recognizable?
Let's see if you remember the games of old in this adventure video game quiz. Will you prove that you're an OG gamer or did you just join the bandwagon a few years ago?
Square, Square Enix
Which adventure game is this?
Developed by Square and first published in Japan in 1997, the Final Fantasy VII video game is the seventh installment of a game series whose main character is a mercenary named Cloud Strife.
Can you tell us what this video game is called?
Preceded by a video game called Myst, Riven is a puzzle-adventure video game release in 1997 by Cyan.
Erbe Software, S.A.
What's the name of this old-school game?
Considered a commercial success, Day of The Tentacle was also known as Maniac Mansion II: Day of The Tentacle. It was developed in 1993 and was made available on both floppy disk and CD.
Which of these names belongs to this game?
The first of the Legend of Zelda video game series to be produced with 3D graphics, the Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time was produced by Nintendo in 1998.
What do people know this adventure game as?
Featuring the voices of actors Robert Patrick and Steven Blum, The Dig video game released in 1995 by LucasArts, follows the story of Commander Boston Low's excursions on an asteroid.
True or false: this is The Curse of Monkey Island.
The last game developed by LucasArts on a SCUMM engine, The Curse of Monkey Island was released in 1997 as the third installation of the Monkey Island Series.
What name did the creators of this game give it?
A point and click adventure game released in 1992 by LucasArts, Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis follows Indiana Jones' search for the lost city of Atlantis.
Is this Space Quest IV?
Published in 1991 on floppy disks, Space Quest IV; Roger Wilco and the Timekeepers was a graphic adventure game developed by Sierra On-Line.
Which name does this game go by?
Developed in 1997 by Westwood studios, Blade Runner was considered a "real-time 3D" adventure game thanks to its use of 3D character rendering.
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