Back to the Future: The Pinball (Data East, 1990)

Back to the Future: The Pinball

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Manufacturer

Data East USA, Inc. (United States)

June 1st, 1990

3000 units

Back to the Future: The Pinball on the IPSND.


Main details

4 player game

alphanumeric

normal

manual

No

Yes

No

No


Popularity and ranking

This machine has been rated by 92 users and currently ranks #265 (not in Top 100)

Playfield details

3
2
2
3
0
0
0
3
Yes
No
No

Design team

Game Design: Ed Cebula Joe Kaminkow
Software: Rehman Merchant
Artwork: Paul Faris


Noteworthy features

  • City Hall Clock-tower
  • Back panel celebrating "DeLorean"
  • Bob Gale (author of the BTTF movie trilogy) and Joe Kaminkow teamed up again to create the Data East video game "Tattoo Assassins"

Trivia

  • Michael J. Fox did not allow his likeness to appear in the Back to the Future pinball game. The "Marty McFly" appearing on the pinball, flyers, etc, is artist Paul Faris's son. Another interesting note, is that "Doc Brown" in the flyer, is played by none other than Gary Stern himself.

Backbox ornament(s)

None

Video mode

This machine has no dot matrix or video display, so it has no videmode.

Latest software version

Latest software version is unknown.

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