Lost In Translation/Sol Divide - Sword of Darkness

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Sol Divide
Sword of Darkness
No screen shot.
Sol Divide control panel.
Manufacturer Psikyo
Released 1997
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU SH-2 (@ 28.636 MHz)
Sound CPU Stereo
YMF278B (@ 28.636 MHz)
Raster (Horizontal)
320 x 224 pixels
60.00 Hz
5,120 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 9 ROMs
30,408,704 bytes (29.00 MiB)
MAME ID soldivid

About The Game

Sol Divide - Sword of Darkness is an arcade video game shoot-em-up.


The game forbids the initials 'SEX' on the high score table. If you try, it gets changed to three smileys.

Tips and Tricks

Unlock Extra Maintenance

If you hold Test Button + PL1 Button 1 during boot, you get extra options in the test menu (Stage Select).


Katsuya Terada
Shin Nakamura
Jun-Ichi Niwa
Shiori Saito
Hiroshi Yamada
Wataru Yamazaki
Naozumi Yorichika
Toshinori Sugita
Mitsuo Kodama
Hideyuki Oda
Masaki Izutani
Yoko Tsukagoshi
Ikuya Yoshida
Norikazu Takemori
Emi Taniguchi
Hideto Kamioka
Hirotsugu Imoto
Keisuke Takagi
Kotaro Ogata
Keizo Fujita
Kunio Asahara
Kentaro Maki
Kunihiko Nogomi
Kenichi Fujita


Sony PlayStation (1998)
Sega Saturn (1998)
Sony PlayStation 2 (2005, "Psikyo Shooting Collection Vol. 3")

Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Sol Divide PCCB-00259[1] 1997-05-16 Pony Canyon CD version.
Psikyo Digital-Sound Collection 01 PDSC-9701[2] 1997-02-01 Psikyo 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.