Who remembers watching Nick Arcade on TV in the 90’s? Hosted by Phil Moore, this “show was the first in America to regularly intermix live action with animation using a bluescreen (Knightmare was the first show worldwide).” Continue reading for a few clips.
Two teams of contestants played two initial rounds, with the winner advancing to play against the video game wizard of the day. After the face-off, a cartoon character called “Mikey” would be navigated over a thematic game-board by the teams. The game-board was divided into 18 squares, and Mikey was moved around the board towards a “Goal” space on the board