Lost In Translation/Super Qix

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For an example of preferred content and layout please refer to Out Run or The Ninja Warriors.

Super Qix
Super Qix marquee.
No screen shot.
Super Qix control panel.
Manufacturer Taito
Released 1987
4-way Joystick
1 Button(s)
Main CPU Z80 (@ 6.000 MHz)
I8751 (@ 4.000 MHz)
Sound CPU Mono
(2x) AY-3-8910A (@ 1.500 MHz)
Raster (Vertical)
256 x 224 pixels
60.00 Hz
256 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 7 ROMs
331,776 bytes (324.00 KiB)
MAME ID sqix · sqixa · sqixbl

About The Game

Super Qix is an arcade video game where the player has to draw lines to reveal a hidden picture.


Developed by Kaneko.


The bootleg don't uses the I8751 @ 4 Mhz :-)

Tips and tricks

Free Credits

Ever wonder why the attract mode says "Go for 98%"? It's because if you cover at least 98% of the playing surface, you're rewarded with a free credit. This is very possible if you get the 'freeze' power-up.


  1. Qix (1981)
  2. Qix II - Tournament (1982)
  3. Super Qix (1987)
  4. Twin Qix (1995)

Cabinet and Artwork


Sony PlayStation 2 (2005, "Taito Legends") (US & Europe)
Microsoft XBOX (2005, "Taito Legends") (US & Europe)
Sony PlayStation 2 (2007, "Taito Memories II Vol. 1") (Japan only)
PC [MS Windows] (2005, "Taito Legends") (US & Europe)

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.