Lost In Translation/Dragon Blaze

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Dragon Blaze
No screen shot.
Manufacturer Psikyo
Released 2000
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU SH-2 (@ 28.636 MHz)
Sound CPU Stereo
YMF278B (@ 28.636 MHz)
Raster (Vertical)
320 x 224 pixels
60.00 Hz
5,120 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 23 ROMs
45,088,768 bytes (43.00 MiB)
MAME ID dragnblz

About The Game

Dragon Blaze is an arcade video game.

In a distant land, four brave dragonriders must make use of every trick in the book to survive wave after wave of powerful monsters and hulking bosses in this Psikyo shoot-em-up masterpiece. Featuring some truly beautiful graphics & sound, excellent control that features some interesting gameplay mechanics and tons of challenge.


The game forbids the initials : 'SEX', 'DIE', 'FUC', 'FUK', 'PLO', 'PIS', 'PEE', 'KKK', 'IRA', 'HIV', 'AUM', and 'ASS' on the high score table. If you try, it gets changed to three smileys.

Tips and tricks

Maintenance Code

  • 9-2-2-2-0 Maintenance Mode.
  • 9-2-2-1-0 All Data Erased.
  • 1-2-3-4-5 Reset Scores.

Technical Bonus

Each stage 2nd boss has a weak point which is called 'the core' that is exposed for some few seconds. To get the 'Technical Bonus' when the core is revealed you must use the dragon shoot against it killing the boss in one hit. Try not to damage the 2nd boss for too much though, if it gets too damaged it won't reveal the core.

Cabinet and Artwork


Sony PlayStation 2 (2005, "Psikyo Shooting Collection Vol. 3")

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.