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Dominik Diamond left the show at the end of Series 2 because he did not support McDonald's, which sponsored the show.
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The spin-off magazine of the same name is still being published in the UK by Future Publishing, with only minor design changes over the years.
Nicholas Parsons was originally chosen to play the Gamesmaster. The application of the facial distortion techniques didn't work properly.
McDonald's was a sponsor.
Patrick Moore suffered from Asperger syndrome, a form of mild autism.
The Series 2 Christmas Special (S2,E13) ends with Dominik Diamond and the audience singing "Oh Come Ye Faithful".
Dominik Diamond decided not to return for Series 3, and Dexter Fletcher replaced him. Gamesmaster: Episode #2.26 (1993) ends with a massive explosion on the oil rig set. On Gamesmaster: Episode #3.1 (1993), set in a prison, Fletcher says Diamond had "burnt himself out" in the oil rig disaster. Fletcher was unpopular with fans, and Diamond returned for Series 4.