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 +first, some links:
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 +highscore list (from players playing the  [[Mame Blockout]] )
 +http://​marp.retrogames.com/​r/​blockout
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 +very technically detailed mame page about blockout:
 +http://​www.mameworld.net/​maws/​romset/​blckoutj
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 +warning: shameless backup of the [[http://​www.klov.com/​game_detail.php?​letter=B&​game_id=7159|KLOV Blockout]] blockout site
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 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_mblock_out.jpg|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_mblock_out.jpg}}
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 +====== Technos Blockout ======
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 +Manufacturer:​ Technos
 +Year: 1989
 +Class: Wide Release
 +Genre: Puzzle
 +Type: Videogame
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 +Monitor:
 +Orientation:​ Horizontal
 +Type: Raster: Standard Resolution
 +CRT: Color
 +Conversion Class: JAMMA
 +Number of Simultaneous Players: 2
 +Maximum number of Players: 2
 +Gameplay: Either
 +Control Panel Layout: Multiple Player
 +Sound: Amplified Mono (one channel)
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 +Description
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 +A 3-D puzzle game where different shaped blocks are rotated and arranged while they fall down inside a grid-mapped well. Completing a solid grid level eliminates those blocks, while others stack up towards you. The game has New Age-type background music and an ominous, talking Max Headroom-like character.
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 +Miscellaneous
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 +LICENSOR: California Games
 +Scarcity in collections (VAPS.org)
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 +Trivia
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 +The name "Block Out" is actually a trademark of Kadon Enterprises.
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 +the arcade machine:
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 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_block_out.jpg|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_block_out.jpg}}
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 +the control panel:
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 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_blockout_controller.jpg|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_blockout_controller.jpg}}
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 +backside of the control panel:
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 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_blockout_controller_backside.jpg|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_blockout_controller_backside.jpg}}
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 +
 +some screenshots:​
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 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_vblock_out.png|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_vblock_out.png}}
 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_wblock_out.png|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_wblock_out.png}}
 +{{:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_xblock_out.png|:​wiki:​blockout_official:​technos_xblock_out.png}}
  
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