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These are the many looks of Jeopardy's Daily Double cards or graphics we've seen over the years.

Art Fleming EraEdit

1980s PilotsEdit

Seasons 1 & 2Edit

When a Daily Double is found, the camera zooms in and the Daily Double Logo flashes. It stops flashing when the clue is ready to appear. Originally, it was accompanied by a musical flourish when uncovered, but in the 1984 pilot and since October 8, 1984, it has been accompanied by a "laser" sound effect that has remained ever since. Since Season 2, when an Audio Daily Double is found, the camera faces to the player that selected it. Next, a little bit of music is played on some episodes and then the clue text appears below the player at the bottom of the screen.

These are the actual screenshots of the images shown above.

Seasons 3-7Edit

Starting with the third season, when a Daily Double is found, its Daily Double logo flip zooms in. Back then at first the Daily Double logo flashes just like on the board in the studio and stops after the clue appears. Later, the logo doesn't flash, then after the player makes a wager, the clue text zooms in to replace the Daily Double Logo. But when an audio Daily Double is found, the clue is placed below the player that selected it at the bottom of the screen. Then the music plays for about 15 seconds.

Season 3Edit

Season 4Edit

Blue diagonal strip in red letters
Red diagonal strip in blue letters
Red diagonal strip in blue background

Season 5Edit

Season 6Edit

Season 7Edit

Super Jeopardy!Edit

Seasons 8-13/From the Grid SetEdit

Season 8 was the last season to have the clue text zoom in to cover the Daily Double Logo. It's also the last season for the clue text to appear below the player that selected Audio Daily Double clues at the bottom of the screen. In 1992, the Daily Double Logo is now seen next to the player that selected it on the left side of the screen. But, after the clue is read out it doesn't disappear. It would disappear when the camera would point either at Alex Trebek or to all 3 players. But since September 1992, the clue does disappear after the clue is read.

Seasons 13-19/From the Sushi Bar SetEdit

Season 13Edit

Season 14Edit

In this season from September 1997 until around October 1998, the clue card backdrop is red instead of blue.

Season 15Edit

The first Daily Double logo also had a red card backdrop instead of a blue one. The rest of the Season 15 Daily Double Logos reverted their clue card backdrops from red back to blue.

Season 16Edit

Season 17Edit

Season 18Edit

Season 19Edit

Seasons 19-25/From the Metallic SetEdit

Seasons 26-29/From the CES SetEdit

Season 30-present/From the 30th Anniversary SetEdit

Daily Doubles from other versionsEdit

Rock & Roll Jeopardy!Edit

The background for the Daily Double is in purple with a CD behind "Daily Double".

Sports Jeopardy!Edit

International Daily DoublesEdit

Make-up Daily Doubles Edit