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
$1940 - $2260
Normal
Digital
4
4
3
3
#310
Unknown


Black Knight (base game)Black Knight Limited Edition

Flyers


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Game quote

"I challenge thee to fight me!"

Relevant Marketplace items linked to this game

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Machine - For Sale
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2,700
Machine - For Sale
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5,000 (Firm)
Machine - For Sale
Sunbury, OH
From: $ 40.00
Cabinet - Other
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Wanted
Machine - Wanted
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Pinside rating

This game has received 290 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.607 out of 10.

7.607

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #136 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 144 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

658 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

422 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

72 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

There are currently 3 ads (related to this game) on the Pinside Market place.

5,000 (Firm)
Machine - For Sale
Sunbury, OH
2,700
Machine - For Sale
Birmingham, AL
2,750
Machine - For Sale
Sebring, FL

Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 72 times. The median asking price is $2,075

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

Kevro7
on Black Knight
2,185,548
dpapclare
on Black Knight
2,526,570
sataneatscheese
on Black Knight
1,376,370
PinsMH
on Black Knight
287,810
MarvelousMarvin
on Black Knight
6,306,160
BlackxDragon
on Black Knight
1,861,630
johnrezz
on Black Knight
1,588,770
Crueman
on Black Knight
1,933,170


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch

On the forum

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