Black Knight (Williams, 1980)

Black Knight

Black Knight

Black Knight is a pinball machine from November 1980, manufactured by Williams Electronic Games, Inc.

The Black Knight is a milestone in the evolution of pinball. It introduced many of new designs to pinball. It was the first game with the patented "Magna-Save" feature. It was the first with a two-level playing field, and faceted inserts in the playfield.

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Design team

Concept: Steve Ritchie
Game Design: Steve Ritchie
Mechanics: Steve Ritchie
Software: Larry DeMar
Electronics: Larry DeMar
Artwork: Tony Ramunni



Game details

51
November 1980
Solid state
Williams System 7
13,075 produced
$1480 - $1720
Normal
Digital
4
4
3
3
#310
Unknown


Black Knight (base game)Black Knight Limited Edition

Flyers


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Game quote

"The Black Knight will slay you!"

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Pinside rating

This game has received 251 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.534 out of 10.

7.534

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #129 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 115 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

496 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.
269 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.
60 public locations known where you can play this machine.


On the market

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We have spotted 3 items (related to this game) on Ebay.

$ 2,300.00
2,800 (OBO)
Machine - For Sale
Denver, CO
$ 2,999.00
$ 156.00
Ebay - Machines
Clinton Township, MI

Price estimate

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

fcakes77
on Black Knight
1,739,540
gtown
on Black Knight
527,300
Mfalcone
on Black Knight
5,734,920
pinheadpurdy
on Black Knight
391,720
Joe_Schmoe
on Black Knight
2,316,640
Joe_Schmoe
on Black Knight
1,927,200


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch


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