History Series / BeatTheGeeks

3rd Aug '17 1:38:21 PM WaveSwallow
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* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: While all the Geeks wore the same outfit, their medals had different colored ribbons representing their category. The Movie Geek wore red, the Music Geek, blue, the TV Geek, green, and the Special Guest Geek, yellow.

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* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: While all the Geeks wore the same outfit, their medals had different colored ribbons representing their category. The Movie Geek wore red, the Music Geek, blue, the TV Geek, green, and the Special Guest Geek, yellow. In season two, the geeks were given color-coded robes that matched the medals.
19th Jul '17 12:26:42 AM MoPete
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* GoldenSnitch: The ''Geek-Qualizer'', which is potentially worth as many points as a single player can earn in the first two rounds (150 in Season 1, 160 in Season 2). [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]] in that the questions are only worth 10 points each.

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* GoldenSnitch: The ''Geek-Qualizer'', which is potentially worth as many points as a single player can earn in the first two rounds (150 in Season 1, 160 in Season 2). [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]] in that the questions are only worth 10 points each.each, and getting an answer wrong or not answering immediately terminated the round.
19th Jul '17 12:16:27 AM MoPete
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* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: While all the Geeks wore the same outfit, their medals had different colored ribbons representing their category. The Movie Geek wore red, the Music Geek, blue, the TV Geek, green, and the Special Guest Geek, yellow.
2nd Jan '16 3:14:26 PM Gimere
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* BerserkButton: If a question about [[Music/{{Eagles}} the Eagles]] was asked to the Music Geek (Andy Zax), he would make a quick remark that he ''hates'' the Eagles, and then just surrender his medal.
* BigWinSirens: Subverted; the stock sirens heard on several 1980's NBC game shows were sounded ''if the Geek beat '''you''''' in the Geek-to-Geek Showdown.

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* BerserkButton: If a question about [[Music/{{Eagles}} the Eagles]] Music/{{Eagles}} was asked to the Music Geek (Andy Zax), he would make a quick remark that he ''hates'' the Eagles, and then just surrender his medal.
* BigWinSirens: Subverted; the stock sirens heard on several 1980's NBC game shows were sounded ''if the Geek beat '''you''''' you'' in the Geek-to-Geek Showdown.



*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)

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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Geek, the Michael Jackson Music/MichaelJackson Geek, the Star Trek Franchise/StarTrek Geek.)
29th May '15 4:59:58 PM Cally
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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/''TheSimpsons'' Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)

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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/''TheSimpsons'' WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)
29th May '15 4:59:29 PM Cally
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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)

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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons WesternAnimation/''TheSimpsons'' Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)
29th May '15 4:58:54 PM Cally
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*** A long list of Special Guest Geeks

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*** A long list of Special Guest GeeksGeeks (including but not limited to: WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Geek, the Michael Jackson Geek, the Star Trek Geek.)
7th Jul '14 1:22:25 PM IncoG5nito
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* BigWinSirens: Subverted; the stock sirens heard on several 1980's NBC game shows were sounded ''if the Geek beat '''you''''' in the Geek-to-Geek Showdown.
20th Jun '14 11:14:26 AM jmparker78
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* YMMV: The ever-changing Music Geeks. Andy Zax was clearly more knowledgeable, but the producers apparently liked Farmer as Farmer made a number of original compositions that could be played as commercial bumpers. However, on several occasions the contestants proved themselves more knowledgeable than Farmer.
15th Mar '14 2:24:00 AM Cally
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* BerserkButton: If a question about [[Music/{{Eagles}} the Eagles]] was asked to the Music Geek (Andy Zax), he would make a quick remark that he ''hates'' the Eagles, and then just surrender his medal.
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