Two teams vie for a chance to go inside a video game!
Reviews

Watch Now

on Amazon Video

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1   Unknown  
1997   1993   1992   Unknown  
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

What Would You Do? (1991–1993)
Comedy | Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Ninety episodes of this syndicated kids show, shown on the Nickelodon network, were produced 1991 to 1993. Audience members were asked to volunteer to perform funny stunts, e.g., kissing a chimp, etc.

Stars: Marc Summers, Robin Marrella, Jeff Blumberg
Salute Your Shorts (1991–1993)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A group of kids at a summer camp, run by the heard-but-never-seen Dr. Kahn, form friendships as they spend time harassing buffoonish camp counselor Kevin "Ug" Lee.

Stars: Trevor Eyster, Danny Cooksey, Michael Bower
All That (1994–2005)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A combination sketch comedy/musical performance show in the tradition of "Saturday Night Live," this program starred a teenage cast and was targeted at younger viewers. The show featured a ... See full summary »

Stars: Amanda Bynes, Nick Cannon, Kenan Thompson
American Gladiators (1989–1997)
Action | Game-Show | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The teams compete in such events as Power Ball, Assault, The Wall and Hang Tough. The Eliminator round decides the winner of the tournament.

Stars: Mike Adamle, Jim Starr, Raye Hollitt
Weinerville (1993–1994)
Comedy | Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A mostly one man show in which a guy (Marc Weiner) interacted with his puppet selves (his head on the body of puppets) to solve their silly problems in a cardboard town. Included games with audience participation.

Stars: Marc Weiner, Scott Fellows, Ray Abruzzo
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

This delightfully quirky show looks at the lives and adventures of two red-headed brothers with the same name.

Stars: Michael C. Maronna, Danny Tamberelli, Judy Grafe
Roundhouse (1992–1995)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Sketch Comedy show for adolescents with skits revolving around a central theme to teach a lesson.

Stars: Julene Renee, John Crane, Seymour Willis Green
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994–1997)
Animation | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The show takes us through the struggles of life as a child monster. 3 monster friends are studying how to scare humans in school. Often their attempts don't work out as planned.

Stars: Charles Adler, Christine Cavanaugh, David Eccles
Clarissa (TV Movie 1995)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Pilot episode of the cancelled follow-up series to Nickelodeon's "Clarissa Explains it All" in which debutante Clarissa Darling contends to her life in New York City and her internship at a local newspaper.

Director: John Whitesell
Stars: Melissa Joan Hart, Robert Klein, LisaGay Hamilton
Rocko's Modern Life (1993–1996)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life.

Stars: Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler
Guts (1992–1995)
Game-Show | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Three kids dawning the different colors blue, red, and purple compete in relatively cool-looking olympic-style games to achieve as many points as they can. At the end of every episode, they climb a big fake mountain, braving tumbling rocks made out of styrofoam, sparkling glitter, shooting steam, and loud sounds while trying to hit all the "Actuators" along their way to the summit including the ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike O'Malley, Moira Quirk, Kelli Marchewka
Double Dare 2000 (TV Series 2000)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two families or teams compete against through creative and physical tests showing how strong they really prove to be.

Stars: Jason Harris, Tiffany Phillips, Tia Marrie
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Phil Moore ...
 Himself - Host (4 episodes, 1992-1993)
Andrea Lively ...
 Herself - Announcer (4 episodes, 1992-1993)
...
 Celebrity Contestant / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Edit

Storyline

Two teams vie for a chance to go inside a video game!

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

virtual reality | non fiction | See All (2) »

Genres:

Game-Show

Certificate:

TV-G

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nick Arcade  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Games featured in Video Challenges were for the NES, Super Nintendo, Genesis, and Neo Geo. See more »

Goofs

A common prize in the video zone round was a karaoke machine. The announcer would often incorrectly pronounce the word karaoke. See more »

Quotes

Phil Moore: Here's how we play. You're gonna take Mikey, our video adventurer, and move him all around this screen in every direction except diagonally. Now, as you do this, you're gonna run into our "Four P's:" Points, puzzles, pop quizzes and prizes. Now, be careful, 'cause there's an enemy up there, and if you run into him, you lose control of Mikey to the other team. Now, all questions in round one are worth 25 points, and the team with the highest score at the end of two rounds will get to go inside ...
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Robot Chicken: Western Hay Batch (2016) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Excellent...but why not just play games yourself?
27 January 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This show consisted of kids playing videogames to score points...the team with the most points got to go inside a videogame. the "game" they went in side was a lame boring game where the kids would hit "orbs" to kill the monster guardian. I think it was made from the same technology as weatherpeople's maps. The reason i loved it was because I used to laugh at how pitiful the kids were at videogames. It made me feel good about how good I was at videogames.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where are the Nick Arcade Kids today? Iheartspam4eva
Games played amyontheend
Fart Guy cheaphigh
The Grand Prize g_r_e_g_j_b
the goal goldber_jaco
guest players xammaster
Discuss Nickelodeon Arcade (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?