Creators

This week's Trivia: Creators

Behind every geeky, nerdy thing in existence was someone who cared enough to make it so. This week Fuzzy invites you to test your knowledge about the origins of some awesome things.
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Q1

What author is famous for creating his own mythos that includes the great old one known as Cthulhu?

Q2

In the movie "Prometheus", what is the name given to the Alien beings who were initially introduced in the “Alien” movie series as “Space Jockey” whom the characters believe may have engineered life on earth?

Q3

Gary Gygax is the most famous creator of Dungeons and Dragons, but who is the other person owed credit for the game's creation?

Q4

Lou Zocchi is known for creating what "essential" gaming related object/idea? (Hint: Not essential at all.)

Q5

Two game designers famously associated with the DOOM series of computer games share what first name? (Hint: Their last names are Romero and Carmack)

Q6

Sandy Petersen was a designer on the original Doom game series, but went on to later write what Supernatural (Tabletop) Roleplaying game based on the works of H.P. Lovecraft for Chaosium?

Q7

Blackthorne (Or Blackhawk in Europe) was a platformer video game, and the first game released after what company assumed it's now-famous name?

Q8

What prolific inventor is credited with the invention of the concept of Alternating Current (A/C) electrical transmission? (Hint: There is also an electric car series named in his honor.)

Q9

Steve Wilhite is the creator of what file format often used to create animations?

Q10

While it is often referred to jokingly, which politician is known for having said “During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.”?