Block Block

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Capcom

Block Block screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): block blockbl blockj blockr1 blockr2

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Block Block © 1991 Capcom.


A blue paddle rebounds a ball into the colorful bricks.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound Chips : OKI6295 (@ 7.5 Khz), YM2413 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 240 x 384 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 2048

Players : 2
Control : Paddle
Buttons : 1

TRIVIA

Block Block was released in September 1991 in Japan.

A bootleg of this game was released by Koa the same year.

UPDATES

The Japanese version has a little storyline before the titlescreen.

STAFF

Planner: Futoshi Kuwahara, Udatoshi
Designers : Shinji Sakashita, H.K, M. Miyao
Programmers : T. Ohta, Kohei Akiyama, N. Sakoda
Sound designers : P-Chan, T. Yomage

PORTS

CONSOLES:
[US] Microsoft XBOX (nov.24, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Vol. 2"
[US] Sony PS2 (nov.24, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Vol. 2 [Model SLUS-21473]"
Sony PlayStation 2 [AU] (apr.11, 2007) "Capcom Classics Collection Vol. 2 [Model SLES-54561]"
[EU] Sony PS2 (apr.13, 2007) "Capcom Classics Collection Vol. 2 [Model SLES-54561]"

HANDHELDS:
[US] Sony PSP (mar.22, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Remixed [Model ULUS-10097]"
[EU] Sony PSP (jul.21, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Remixed [Model ULES-00347]"
[US] Sony PSP (feb.6, 2007) "Capcom Puzzle World [Model ULUS-10217]"
[AU] Sony PSP (jul.11, 2007) "Capcom Puzzle World"
[EU] Sony PSP (jul.13, 2007) "Capcom Puzzle World [Model ULES-00647]"

SOURCES
Game's manual.
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.