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What was the original name of Pac-Man?
The character's name was originally written in English as "Puck-Man", but when Namco localized the game for the United States they changed it to "Pac-Man", fearing that vandals would change the P in Puck to an F.
What is the favoured game of James Bond?
Baccarat is the favoured game of James Bond, the fictional secret agent created by Ian Fleming. Bond plays the game in numerous novels, most notably his 1953 debut, Casino Royale. It is also featured in several filmed versions of the novels; Dr. No, Thunderball, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, For Your Eyes Only; and GoldenEye. In the 2006 movie adaptation of Casino Royale, baccarat is replaced by Texas hold 'em poker, largely due to the poker boom at the time of filming.
In which sport the final match result may be 10 - 1?
It is not possible to get a single point in American Football. In beach volleyball and table tennis, the sets are finished when 21 (volleyball) and 11 (table tennis) points are reached.
Which country has the most victories of the Bermuda Bowl, a world championship contract bridge tournament for national teams?
The United States
From 1950, the championship was played 43 times (most recently in 2017 in French Lyon). Two representations definitely dominate in the history of sports bridge. The most victories in the Bermuda Bowl are the current world champion USA - 19, Italy - 15, and the rest of the world - only 9, including 1 time Poland, and France and the Netherlands 2 times.
Which American entrepreneur and businessman developed the principles of modern bridge in 1925?
Harold Stirling Vanderbilt was an American railroad executive, a champion yachtsman, an innovator and champion player of contract bridge. He came from a famous family of entrepreneurs, and was also an avid sailor, winning the Regatta of the America Cup three times.
Where is the largest casino in the world located?
in Las Vegas
Macau is a former Portuguese colony, and now an autonomous territory of China. With its world's largest gaming revenue since 2006, it is known as the pre-eminent gambling capital of the world. The Venetian Macao is the home of the largest casino in the world, and the whole resort is the largest single structure hotel building in Asia.
What is the first home video game console?
The Magnavox Odyssey is the first commercial home video game console. It was developed by a small team led by Ralph H. Baer at Sanders Associates and released by Magnavox in the United States in September 1972 and overseas the following year. The Odyssey consists of a white, black, and brown box which connects to a television set, and two rectangular controllers attached by wires
Where did chess originate from?
Chess is believed to have originated in India. The game was reported in 6th century as a gift of Indian raja to Persian shah Khosrau I Anushiruwān. Original Indian chaturanga was a base of local chatrang, and after Arab conquest of Persian empire it was brought by them to Europe, where it evolved into current form.
Who won the first Women's World Chess Championship?
Vera Menchik was a British-Czechoslovak-Russian chess player who gained renown as the world's first women's chess champion. She successfully defended her title six times in every other championship held during her lifetime, losing only one game, while winning 78 and drawing four games.
How many tiles does the mahjong set usually have?
Mahjong is a tile-based game developed in China during the Qing dynasty, and has spread throughout the world since the early 20th century. A set of Mahjong tiles usually has at least 136 tiles (most commonly 144). Although, sets originating from the United States or Southeast Asia will probably have more. Mahjong tiles are split into 3 categories: Suits, Honors, and Bonuses.