Block Out

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Block Out
Block Out Title Screen.PNG
Platform Nintendo Entertainment System
Developer California Dreams
Publisher American Technos
Planned Release Date USA 1990
Also Known As
Blockout

Block Out is a puzzle game similar to Tetris, but using a 3D grid. It was originally created by Polish game developer Aleksander Ustaszewski, and released on several platforms, including DOS, Amiga, and the Sega Genesis. An NES version was planned, but eventually cancelled.

A prototype of the NES version was found at a Goodwill[1] by Jim Cook, a game collector. Another collector, Steve Lin, bought the game for $2,000 in a public auction in 2012 and later dumped the ROM for the general public. A second prototype eventually surfaced, although it's identical to the first one.

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  1. Reddit. Retrieved March 20, 2016.