Block

A 32-year-old Arcade Video Game by Game

Block screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): arkblock arkbloc2 arkbloc3

DESCRIPTION

Block © 1986 Game Corporation.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)
Sound Chips : General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 512

Players : 2
Control : dial
Buttons : 1

TRIVIA

In this bootleg/hack of "Arkanoid", it is possible to choose the start level.

Jason Dowling of Dublin, Ireland holds the official record for this game with 228,980 points on February 19, 1987.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.