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Lunar Ball (MSX)

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Title Screen

Lunar Ball

Developer: Compile
Publisher: Pony Canyon
Platform: MSX
Released in JP: 1985


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Lunar Ball is a cuh-razy billiards game. It's like the more well-known NES version, but there are only 32 tables and it was only released in Japan.

Debug Commands

Hold the Select button and press one of the following keys:

  • B: Go to the previous stage.
  • N: Go to the next stage.
  • F5: Toggles music.
  • Stop: Reset game.


(Source: ReyVGM)

Hidden Text

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Lunar Ball - MSX
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COMPILE Corp.   
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(Source: Original TCRF research)

Unused Graphics

Test Moe Dee
Graphics for a currently undiscovered Test Mode. Possibly similar to the test mode in Gulkave, another Compile game.

Graphics start at 3AAF in the ROM.