Atomic Point

The Arcade Video Game by Philko Corp.

Atomic Point screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Atomic Point © 1990 Philko.

In this puzzle game, a collection of colored blocks appears on the screen along with 2 glowing diamonds. Single colored blocks fall from the top of the playfield and your task is to complete a horizontal row on the same level that each flashing diamond appears.


Sega System 16B hardware

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2413 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 320 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 6144

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2


Korean Game Company Philko, was sued by Sega, because for Sega, Atomic Point was too similar to "Bloxeed" and they used the Sega System 16 board without their permission. Philko lost and paid indemnities to Sega.

Game's ROM.
Seoul Supreme Court archives.

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