Lost In Translation/Chain Reaction

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Chain Reaction
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Manufacturer Data East
Released 1995
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU ARM (@ 28.000 MHz)
Sound CPU Stereo
OKI6295 (@ 1.007 MHz)
OKI6295 (@ 2.014 MHz)
Raster (Horizontal)
320 x 240 pixels
58.00 Hz
4,096 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 8 ROMs
4,980,736 bytes (4.75 MiB)
MAME ID chainrec · magdrop · magdropp

About The Game

Chain Reaction is an arcade puzzle video game. Line up 3 or more of the same item to make them disappear.


Released in September 1995.

This game is also known as "Magical Drop".


  1. Chain Reaction (1995)
  2. Magical Drop Plus ! (1995)
  3. Magical Drop II (1996)
  4. Magical Drop III (1997)
  5. Magical Drop III Wonderful! (1999, Sony PlayStation)
  6. Magical Drop F - Daibouken Mo Rakujyanai! (1999, Sony PlayStation)
  7. Magical Drop Pocket (1999, NeoGeo Pocket Color)
  8. Magical Drop for WonderSwan (1999, Bandai WonderSwan)

Cabinet and Artwork


Nintendo Super Famicom (1995)
Sega Saturn (1995)
Sony PlayStation (1996)
Nintendo Game Boy Color (2000)

Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Magical Drop / Dunk Dream '95 PCCB-00195[1] 1995-11-17 Pony Canyon 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.