King Pin (Gottlieb, 1973)

King Pin

King Pin

This is a bowling theme pin. It has 10 drop targets that are "bowling pins" you drop. Once you drop them all they reset and you do it again. To get the higher score you drop the lit target. To change the lit target you roll the ball over a rollover switch that is right in the center of the field. It steps the lit target one at a time through the drop targets.

The above intro text acts a bit like a 'wiki' and can be edited by all Pinside members, including you!


D. Gottlieb & Co.
December 1973
Electro mechanical
Production planned, 4,350 games

Unknown
Normal
Mechanical Reels
1
4
?
?
#1374
Unknown



Design team

Sorry, but we don't seem to have any information about the design team of this machine.

Flyers

There don't seem to be any flyer images for this machine.

Game quote

"A cleaver adaptation of 'drop targets' to the ever popular bowling theme. - From the Gottlieb King Pin flyer"

Pinside rating

This game has been rated by 14 Pinsiders.
1 more approved rating is needed for it to be eligible for the Top 100 ranking.


Rating comments

There are 3 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

41 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.
9 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.
5 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

There are currently 3 ads (related to this game) on the Pinside Market place.
We have spotted over 7 items (related to this game) on Ebay.

machine
2015-07-03 (58 days ago)

Gottlieb King Pin (1973) - Great Condition!


machine
2015-04-24 (129 days ago)

King Pin gottlieb


Ebay
Manuals & Guides
2015-08-27 (3 days ago)

1973 GOTTLIEB KING PIN PINBALL FLYER

USD 14

Ebay
Replacement Parts
2015-07-22 (40 days ago)

1973 Gottlieb King Pin

USD 2,200

Ebay
Replacement Parts
Ebay
Replacement Parts
Ebay
Replacement Parts
Ebay
Replacement Parts
Ebay
Merchandise & Memorabilia

Price estimate

We have not seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market.


Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

Dono
on King Pin
scored 2015-06-17
posted 2015-06-17
118,370
AaronGNP
on King Pin
scored 2015-03-07
posted 2015-04-24
34,750
t3amaw3s0m3
on King Pin
scored 2015-01-08
posted 2015-04-08
142,910
t3amaw3s0m3
on King Pin
scored 2015-01-03
posted 2015-04-08
91,430
kst8cat
on King Pin
scored 2015-03-29
posted 2015-03-31
39,070
DaPinballWiz
on King Pin
scored 2015-03-25
posted 2015-03-25
15,742

Instructions card

No instructions card available. Got one for us?



On the forum

There are 32 forum topics linked to this game,



“King Pin” multimedia


Have you found a YouTube video related to this machine?
Simply paste the complete YouTube link in the box and click 'add video'!