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
Callouts: Steve Ritchie



Game details

51
November 1980
Solid state
Williams System 7
13,075 produced
$1660 - $1940
Normal
Digital
4
4
3
3
#310
Unknown


Black Knight (base game)Black Knight Limited Edition

Flyers


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Game quote

"I cannot fight you, you win."

Relevant Marketplace items linked to this game

$ 7,599.00
$ 279.95
Lighting - Led
Pin Stadium Pinball LEDs
Wanted
Machine - Wanted
Thorndale, PA
2,300 (OBO)
Machine - For Sale
Millsboro, DE
Wanted
Machine - Wanted
Youngsville, NC
2,350
Machine - For Sale
Noblesville, IN

Pinside rating

This game has received 277 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.591 out of 10.

7.591

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #135 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 141 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

623 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

389 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

72 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

There are currently 2 ads (related to this game) on the Pinside Market place.

2,350
Machine - For Sale
Noblesville, IN
2,300 (OBO)
Machine - For Sale
Millsboro, DE

Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 64 times. The median asking price is $1,800

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

Diospinball
on Black Knight
824,070
ets9000
on Black Knight
2,106,980
Tommy-dog
on Black Knight
3,589,120
MarvelousMarvin
on Black Knight
5,095,290
life_boy
on Black Knight
242,090
stuey16
on Black Knight
4,237,330
Magneto8472
on Black Knight
409,670
lazySUNBATHER
on Black Knight
982,660


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch


On the forum

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