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Bloxeed Bloxeed - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Bloxeed - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee

Description

A puzzle game much like Tetris. Sort falling blocks, rotating them however you wish, to complete rows across the screen.

Bloxeed was produced by Sega in 1990.

Sega released 594 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1936. Sega was based in United States.

Other machines made by Sega during the time period Bloxeed was produced include: World Championship Soccer, Bare Knuckle, Super Masters, Wrestle War, Wonder Boy III - Monster Lair, Alien Storm, Aurail, Bonanza Bros., Borench, and Columns

Specs

Name Bloxeed
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1990
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7170
Class Wide Release
Genre Puzzle
Monitor
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Bloxeed Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Ambidextrous
Controls
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 1 - Rotate
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

Gameplay is quite similar Tetris, but with some added twists. During
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play, random blocks will contain either letters or numbers.
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Completing any line with one of these specialty pieces awards the
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player 5,000 point bonus with any of the following:
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B: Next piece becomes a bomb. Exploding when it lands, blocks within
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a small radius of the point of impact are cleared.
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F: Summons a Flicky a bird in place of a regular piece. He can
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drops single blocks at a time for every press of the rotate button.
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Convientient for filling up multiple lines in a hurry.
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4: Eliminates four rows.
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16: Turns the next piece into a 16-ton weight. When placed, it
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demolishes three colums' worth of space, crushing the blocks below.
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Bloxeed KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.15 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 3.80

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 4.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 3.00

Technical Rating: 2.50

Gameplay 3.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 2.00
Sound/Music 2.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Bloxeed Census

There are 14,842 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,508 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,944 machines (6,921 unique titles).

Common - There are 38 known instances of this machine owned by Bloxeed collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 6 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 30 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Bloxeed machine for sale. There are 2 active VAPS members with a Bloxeed circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 12 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]

Flyers

Technical

The game uses Sega's System 14 boardset.

Manuals

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