Which Iconic Sci-Fi Movie Weapon Should You Wield?

Kennita Leon

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About This Quiz

Science fiction is all about picturing worlds that could be and technologies that cannot be, in order to explore how humanity would continue in the face of such circumstances. While some science fiction movies tend to honor certain more traditional types of weapons, like regular guns and swords - such as in "Alien" or "Terminator" - others dared to reimagine these or other weapons to transform the possibilities of battle - such as the "Star Wars" and even the "Predator" franchises. As special effects improve, the possibilities expand, and the only limitation is what we can imagine.

A character's choice of weapon always tells you something about who they are. If they use a sword-like weapon despite the existence of guns, they're probably somewhat traditional, or perhaps they have a magical or magic-like advantage like the Force. If they use a straight-up blaster-style gun, they're a no-frills kind of guy or gal who keeps it simple. If they have bothered to master a more complex weapon, then they're probably smart and perhaps somewhat nerdy. Some characters use a weapon that only their kind or they personally can control, which speaks to a need for mastery and also plain common sense in making sure enemies don't get hold of it. 

So tell us about you, and we'll figure out which weapon belongs in your (literal or figurative) hands!

How would you describe your weapon of choice?

Which of these weapons would you buy?

What color would your weapon be?

Which of these individuals would you want to train or practice with?

Who is your all-time favorite villain?

What kind of armor would you have?

What is your weapon mainly for?

Which of these things is more important?

Which of these creatures would you hate to face?

Which of these people would you call for backup?

If you could travel to any planet, which one would it be?

Which of these sci-fi movies is your favorite?

Which candy would you snack on while watching your favorite movie?

If you could live in any fictional world, where would it be?

How would you get information from your enemy?

If someone was attacking your enemy, would you go back to help them?

If your loved one has been kidnapped, what will you do?

How would people describe you?

What is your best quality?

What is your biggest weakness?

Are you a guy or a girl?

Do you get into trouble often?

How do you handle confrontation?

Are you fast on your feet?

What is your martial arts fighting style?

Which of these quotes do you like?

What do you do when you have some down time?

Which of these video games do you enjoy playing?

Which TV show is your guilty pleasure?

Which of these battles was the most epic?

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