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
$2030 - $2370
Normal
Digital
4
4
3
3
#310
Unknown


Black Knight (base game)Black Knight Limited Edition

Flyers


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Game quote

"The Black Knight will slay you!"

Pinside rating

This game has received 301 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.629 out of 10.

7.629

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #137 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 152 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

674 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

448 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

69 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

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Trade
Machine - For Trade
Grass Valley, CA

Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 87 times. The median asking price is $2,200

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Recent Pinsider scores

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JRC6000
on Black Knight
108,740
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on Black Knight
8,915,230
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on Black Knight
2,610,010
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on Black Knight
2,185,548
dpapclare
on Black Knight
2,526,570
PinsMH
on Black Knight
287,810
MarvelousMarvin
on Black Knight
6,306,160
BlackxDragon
on Black Knight
1,861,630


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