Big House

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7.018/10
3 months ago
I picked up this game recently it had been on my wish list since playing one at Expo a few years back , this game is quite simple , so it may get old soon but for now I am enjoying the simple pleasure of it , the moving spotlight like a search light & the ramp that goes up & down when you "blow the bridge" are cool features & of course the corkscrew mech. that lifts the ball up to the ramp to start multiball is satisfying , shooting the jail break targets can be challenging as they have to be shot in order
4.967/10
2 years ago
I love Gottlieb System 80b pins; this is an exception. This game is a true one-trick pony: it's all about starting multiball and watching the search lights go off. Truly I was so disappointed by this game with its lack of depth. Take it away.
8.947/10
2 years ago
This machine is grossly underrated, simple shots and easy to learn ruleset Gottlieb was known for. It really looks awesome when properly upgraded with LEDs. Cool soundtrack for the time period.
7.991/10
5 years ago
Wacky, Silly, Fun and well done theme.
*Cant Get Outta Here!*
6.677/10
6 years ago
Cool music! and cartoon like voice call outs
2 and 3 ball multiball although pf layout does not lend to a great flow during multiball
drill auger ball lift fits the tunneling prison theme and blow the bridge and search lite features are neat. But movie and prison theme BG which movie??? Backglass is a mystery. Defiantly a fun pin not to often seen. LITES OUT!
8.440/10
8 years ago
Hello old times. I play this machine in my youth from about 20 years. I still remember how fun is the game. I spend lots of money and time playing this. I remember after a time I can pass all the afternoon with my friends playing this with only one coin. Truely masters of the Big House.
7.245/10
8 years ago
It's funny, some of these Gottlieb's from the late 80's I really enjoy, and would like time on some more titles. This game is actually a lot of fun. Maybe even a guilty pleasure for me so to speak. Has some cool toys on the playfield for the year. The Auger and spotlight are whip ass during multi-ball. It's great, when multi-ball starts you have a ball locked on the auger back in the left corner. The whole playfield goes black except for the spotlight searching back and forth, and as soon as the lights turn back on, the auger has already spit the ball onto the left side ramp and it's at your left flipper right as the lights turn on! I've played it a bunch and it still catches me off guard from time to time. Simple rules, just hit switches and work the multiplies. I actually like the artwork, and the sounds make me laugh. "This joint can't hold me."
9.649/10
8 years ago
Very good game.A good Gott end of 80`s.
9.747/10
8 years ago
Excellent Gott syst80 de 1989,très robuste ,très fiable et très fun.Simple et efficace:multibille 2 ou 3,rampe amovible.Et le thème sympa et loufoque.
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