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
$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

"I cannot fight you, you win."

Relevant Marketplace items linked to this game

2,000
Machine - For Sale
Canton, IL
From: $ 18.00
Apparel - Men
Pinside Shop
From: $ 40.00
Cabinet - Other
Rock Custom Pinball
$ 50.00
From: $ 9.00
$ 259.95
Lighting - Led
Pin Stadium Pinball LEDs

Pinside rating

This game has received 258 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.562 out of 10.

7.562

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #134 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 130 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

596 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

364 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

66 public locations known where you can play this machine.



On the market

There is currently 1 ad (related to this game) on the Pinside Market place.

2,000
Machine - For Sale
Canton, IL

Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 58 times. The median asking price is $1,700

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

stuey16
on Black Knight
4,237,330
Diospinball
on Black Knight
306,680
Magneto8472
on Black Knight
409,670
life_boy
on Black Knight
171,300
lazySUNBATHER
on Black Knight
982,660
VON
on Black Knight
640,700
KingCat78
on Black Knight
504,480
Volgon
on Black Knight
300,350


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch


On the forum

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