Target Alpha (Gottlieb, 1976)

Target Alpha

Target Alpha

Target Alpha is a four-player reimagining of Gottlieb’s classic one-player wedgehead El Dorado. Contrary to El Dorado’s old west theme, Target Alpha features a science fiction theme complete with flying machines, laser guns and space helmets. A few features are stripped away from the original El Dorado ruleset, and a few are added to compliment the multi-player operation. The game features fifteen drop targets, including a massive row of ten that runs across the top of the playfield. Gottlieb also released Solar City, the same design with new art and two player operation, the same year.

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Design team

Game Design: Ed Krynski
Artwork: Gordon Morison



Game details

2092
D. Gottlieb & Co.
November 1976
Electro mechanical
7,285 produced
$830 - $970
Normal
Mechanical Reels
4
4
0
0
#2500
Unknown


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Pinside rating

This game has received 35 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.753 out of 10.

7.753

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #97 in the Pinside EM Top 100.


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Recent Pinsider scores

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T_Alphafan
on Target Alpha
240,330
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on Target Alpha
57,580
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120,350
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on Target Alpha
117,650
Olbighoss48
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98,510
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148,020


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