Lost In Translation/Block Hole

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Block Hole
No screen shot.
Manufacturer Konami
Released 1989
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU KONAMI (@ 3.000 MHz)
Z80 (@ 3.580 MHz)
Sound CPU Mono
YM2151 (@ 3.580 MHz)
Raster (Horizontal)
288 x 224 pixels
60.00 Hz
1,024 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 11 ROMs
360,704 bytes (352.25 KiB)
MAME ID blockhl · quarth

About The Game

Block Hole is an arcade video puzzle game.


This game is known in Japan as "Quarth".

King Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Konami Game Music Collection Vol.2 - KICA-1016) on 21/08/1990.


Executive Producer And Programmer
Nada 89 100G
Pop Visual Futurist
Iuchi 1
Demo Programmer
Ishida Z80
Special Visual Effect
Happy Samejima
Title Graphic
Ogenki Takano
Sound Effects Editor
Music Composed By
Kazuo Hanzawa
Processing To Hard
Ueno Furukawa
Package Design
Maya 2095



Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Legend of Game Music 2 ~Platinum Box~ SCDC-00473~82[1] 2006-01-18 Scitron Digital Contents 8 CD version.
Konami Game Music Collection Vol.2 KICA-1016[2] 1990-08-21 King Records CD version.
Konami Addiction ~For Electro Lovers~ UPCH-1606[3] 2008-05-21 Universal Music CD version.
Oretachi Game Center: Quarth N/A[4] 2006-01-26 Hamster CD version.
Burning Stone FPCR-012[5] 2009-10-11 FMPSG CD version.


The contents of this page are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
The sources used include MAME (version 0.113u2) and history.dat (revision 1.28 - 2008-10-18).
Please see http://www.arcade-history.com for credits.