Black Knight (Williams, 1980)

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



Game details

51
November 1980
Solid state
Williams System 7
13,075 produced
$1570 - $1830
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!"

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Pinside rating

This game has received 252 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.534 out of 10.

7.534

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #142 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 122 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

562 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

319 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

69 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

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We have spotted 3 items (related to this game) on Ebay.

2,100 (OBO)
Machine - For Sale
Northville, MI
1,200
Machine - For Sale
Woodbury, CT
$ 2,999.00

Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 53 times. The median asking price is $1,700

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

kyriel
on Black Knight
4,359,000
DJThinK
on Black Knight
1,296,590
MultiBallMike
on Black Knight
3,461,610
chaskett
on Black Knight
3,600,210
Mattsky
on Black Knight
9,999,999
Navyfp
on Black Knight
3,125,000
kgriffiths501
on Black Knight
2,898,920
gtown
on Black Knight
571,040


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch


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