Fire Block

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Fire Block
Artwork by Capcom
Artwork by Capcom
Information
In-Game Information
Attack Damage: 4 (fire)
Type: Platform, Damage
Location(s): MaGMML(1R):
Maze of Death
MaGMML2:
Volcanic Furnace
Conveyor Mayhem
MaG24HMML:
X Factory
MaGMML3 Judge Application Levels:
X Factory
Misc. Information
Japanese Name: Flame Emitting Block
Script: 炎放射ブロック
Alt. Name(s): Burner Block
Programmer(s): SnoruntPyro
The Stove Guy
Series Information
Official Game Appearances: Mega Man
Mega Man: The Wily Wars
MaGMML Game Appearances: MaGMML (1R)
MaGMML2
MaG24HMML
MaGMML3 Judge Application Levels
Megamix Engine
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The Fire Block is a gimmick originating from the original Mega Man, appearing in Fire Man's stage. It is a block that periodically emits a stream of fire to the side.

Fire Blocks were first made available in the devkit for the original Make a Good Mega Man Level, and saw use in the entry Maze of Death.

Fire Blocks made a return in Make a Good Mega Man Level 2, and were used in the entries Volcanic Furnace and Conveyor Mayhem. They were also used in the Make a Good 24 Hour Mega Man Level entry X Factory, which was carried over to the Make a Good Mega Man Level 3 Judge Application Levels.

Behaviour[edit]

Fire Blocks shoot a stream of fire to one side at frequent intervals. Which side the fire will come out of is indicated by a small flame that flickers when the stream isn't active. With the release of the Megamix Engine, a variant of the Fire Block that can be rotated (aptly named "objFireBlockRotatable") is present; this can allow for vertical or diagonal fire streams. Rainy weather from a Tel Tel is capable of neutralizing Fire Blocks.

Both Fire Block variants have the following customizable variables:

  • delay - The initial delay before firing when first spawned
  • zapLength - How long the fire is active for (by default it is set to 60)
  • waitLength - How long the block waits after a fire stream before creating another one (by default it is set to 60)

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