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On the Ball

On the Ball Screenshots

Arcade version

On the Ball Arcade Title Screen.

Title Screen.

On the Ball Arcade Select a course.

Select a course.

On the Ball Arcade Start of the course.

Start of the course.

On the Ball Arcade Following the arrows.

Following the arrows.

On the Ball Arcade Complete!

Complete!

On the Ball Arcade Past gate 6.

Past gate 6.

On the Ball Arcade Taking a big drop.

Taking a big drop.

On the Ball Arcade Avoid the boxes with an X.

Avoid the boxes with an X.

On the Ball Arcade Ouch! Lost 2 seconds.

Ouch! Lost 2 seconds.

On the Ball Arcade Down then right.

Down then right.

On the Ball Arcade You can see the Goal.

You can see the Goal.


On the Ball Screenshots

Sharp X68000 version

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Title screen

Title screen

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Main menu

Main menu

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Configuration mode

Configuration mode

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Ball Pattern Editor

Ball Pattern Editor

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Demo

Demo

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Course select

Course select

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Tutorial

Tutorial

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Training course: lesson 5

Training course: lesson 5

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Training course completed

Training course completed

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Beginner course 2: Aqua Palace

Beginner course 2: Aqua Palace

On the Ball Sharp X68000 World 6 of Beginner course

World 6 of Beginner course

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Beginner course completed

Beginner course completed

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Expert course 2

Expert course 2

On the Ball Sharp X68000 World 3 of Expert course

World 3 of Expert course

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Expert course 6 results

Expert course 6 results

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Got a Time Stop in special course 3: Techno Cave

Got a Time Stop in special course 3: Techno Cave

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Special Course 8

Special Course 8

On the Ball Sharp X68000 Continue screen

Continue screen


On the Ball Screenshots

SNES version

On the Ball SNES English Title Screen

English Title Screen

On the Ball SNES Japanese Title Screen

Japanese Title Screen

On the Ball SNES Choose your course! (level of difficulty)

Choose your course! (level of difficulty)

On the Ball SNES Helpful instructions regarding new obstacles on the board.

Helpful instructions regarding new obstacles on the board.

On the Ball SNES Falling neatly into the first level's goal.

Falling neatly into the first level's goal.

On the Ball SNES When you just finish a level, you're given a chance to gamble for more time to play the next level with.

When you just finish a level, you're given a chance to gamble for more time to play the next level with.

On the Ball SNES Building a little suspense for the final course...

Building a little suspense for the final course...

On the Ball SNES ... instructions painfully disregarded.

... instructions painfully disregarded.

On the Ball SNES Run out of time?  You still get a chance to match numbers for another go.

Run out of time? You still get a chance to match numbers for another go.

On the Ball SNES If after all those gambles you still lose, it even gives you a few continues to play with.

If after all those gambles you still lose, it even gives you a few continues to play with.

On the Ball SNES A spinning congratulatory message upon completing a set of boards

A spinning congratulatory message upon completing a set of boards

On the Ball SNES The ball considers an early retirement... or further challenges!

The ball considers an early retirement... or further challenges!

On the Ball SNES The initial- and password-entry letter-selection tilts and banks just like the board does!

The initial- and password-entry letter-selection tilts and banks just like the board does!