Game Classification

Quarth Konami (Japan), Konami and subsidiaries (Ultra in US), 1989  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old / 25 to 35 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Quarth Quarth is a hybrid puzzle game/shoot 'em up developed by Konami which was released in 1989 as an arcade game, sold as Block Hole outside Japan. Besides the arcade version, there were also ports of the game to the MSX (with a built-in SCC chip), Famicom/NES, and Game Boy?home releases used the Quarth name worldwide (with the exception of the Game Boy Color release on the European Konami GB Collection Vol.4, where the game was renamed to the generic title Block Game for unknown reasons). In 2005 Konami also included the game in the Nintendo DS title Ganbare Goemon: T?kai D?ch? ?edo Tengu ri Kaeshi no Maki. [source:wikipedia]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Arcade - NES (Famicom) - Gameboy (GB) - MSX