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It’s-a trivia time!
Hey folks, this is episode 219 of the Dorky Geeky Nerdy Trivia Podcast. I’m your host, Brian Rollins and this week, we’ve got Mario Trivia. That’s right, video game trivia with that overall-clad hero.
If you’re new to DGN, welcome to the show. Every week, we’ve got three rounds of ten questions each. If you need rules or scorecards, visit DorkyGeekyNerdy.com. And be sure to use the contact form there to drop me suggestions or notes.
A quick shout-out to a pair of loyal listeners, Ashley and her nephew Jackson who listen in West Virginia.Hey you guys. Glad you’re listening. It’s great that young Jackson has embraced trivia at an early age and kudos to aunt Ashley for sharing it with him.
And with that, we’ll get things started.
The Dorky Round
- Fire Flowers give Mario what ability?
The ability to throw fireballs
- Before becoming the hero of the Mushroom Kingdom, what was Mario’s occupation?
- What’s the name of Mario brother?
- Mario paired up with that Sega character to play some Olympic sports?
Sonic the Hedgehog
- Mario and his friends starting racing in what 1992 game?
Super Mario Kart
- What is the name of Mario’s reptilian mount?
- Who voices Mario in the 2023 film?
- King Koopa goes by what other name?
- Mario games are usually centered around the title character rescuing who?
- What color is the top of the mushroom that grants Mario an extra life?
The Geeky Round
- What was the first 3D Super Mario game?
Super Mario 64
- Mario launched into outer space with what 2007 Nintendo Wii title?
Super Mario Galaxy
- Mario was called what in 1981’s Donkey Kong?
- What game pairs Mario up with a sentient hat named Cappy?
Super Mario Odyssey
- Who played Mario in the live action 1993 film?
- Super Mario Land debuted on what game console?
The Nintendo Gameboy
- What GameCube game was set on Isle Delphino?
Super Mario Sunshine
- What Mario antagonist first appeared in Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins?
- Mario and other Nintendo characters starting fighting amongst themselves in what 1999 game?
Super Smash Bros
- What “watcher of the stars” aids Mario in Super Mario Galaxy?
The Nerdy Round
- Mario Clash was released in 1995 for what gaming system?
The Nintendo Virtual Boy
- Since 1995, who has voiced Mario in video games?
- Before Bob Hoskins, who played Mario in the live action and animated segments of The Super Mario Bros. Super Show?
- What mobile Mario game debuted on iOS in 2016?
Super Mario Run
- Mario (aka Jumpman) was not the originally desired hero for Donkey Kong. Who was?
Popeye. Nintendo couldn’t secure the license
- Who played King Koopa in the 1993 live-action Mario movie?
- Mario has starred in numerous sports games. What was his first sports game with him in the title?
1995’s Mario Tennis
- Released for the Wii U in 2015, what game allowed players to create their own games with Mario?
Super Mario Maker
- Who is credited with creating Mario?
- What was the name of the water spraying device Mario gets in Super Mario Sunshine?
And that’s it for Mario Trivia. How’d you do? Good or bad, I hope you had some fun.
What’s your favorite Mario game? I’d have to say the one I’ve spent the most time on is Sunshine. As I get older, I just don’t have the coordination to be any good at platform games. But they’re still fun.
We’ll be back with you next week with another trivia episode. Here’s a hint:
What superheroine, debuting in 1979, has been a member of the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, Heroes for Hire, and the Defenders?
Yeah, more superhero trivia. Expect a lot of that this season. And I heard your request, Jackson. It’s coming. Trust me.
This has been episode 219 of the Dorky Geeky Nerdy Trivia Podcast.
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