Blast Off (Williams, 1967)

Blast Off

Blast Off

Blast Off was one of three nearly identical games produced by Williams in 1967 to capitalize off the prominence of the NASA lunar program, along with Apollo and Lunar Shot. Taken as a group they were among the most popular and best-selling games of the decade.

Apollo was the replay version; Blast Off was the add-a-ball version. Lunar Shot was a version of the add-a-ball with modifications to the backglass to conform to Italy's strict anti-gambling laws.

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Design team

Concept: Norm Clark
Game Design: Norm Clark
Mechanics: Norm Clark
Artwork: Art Stenholm
Animation: Norm Clark



Game details

1526
May 1967
Electro mechanical
4,635 produced
Unknown
Normal
Mechanical Reels
1
2
0
0
#320
Unknown


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Pinside rating

This game has received 8 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 8.438 out of 10.

8.438

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #3 in the Pinside EM Top 100.


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Recent Pinsider scores

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KittyKat2015
on Blast Off
1,985
rachgwen
on Blast Off
2,073
SkeebWilcox
on Blast Off
795
pinball317
on Blast Off
9,507
Eric_Bentsen
on Blast Off
18,042
Eric_Bentsen
on Blast Off
9,164


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