Blackout

Blackout

Launch Mission!

Blackout was the first Williams machine to have a computer controlled general illumination effect. This is seen during the "BLACKOUT" sequence. The backbox mounted GI relay would interrupt power to the playfield GI lamps. Stern's Galaxy was the first pinball title to introduce a computer controlled GI relay.

It also uses the same lane change concept first introduced by Williams "Firepower."

The sounds are pure 80s and the voice sounds like a computer. All in all, this is a solid state classic that will keep you coming back for more! Orbit Completed!

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Game details

58
August 1980
Solid state
Williams System 6
7,050 produced
$1290 - $1510
Normal
Digital
4
2
0
0
#317
Unknown


Flyers


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Game quote

"Blackout, Blackout, Blackout!"

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Pinside rating

This game has received 87 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.558 out of 10.

7.558

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #151 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


Rating comments

There are 38 rating comments for this game.

Owners / Wishlisters / Places to play

274 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

180 Pinsiders have this game on their wishlist.

33 public locations known where you can play this machine.



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Price estimate

We have seen this game for sale in the Pinside Market 32 times. The median asking price is $1,400

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Recent Pinsider scores

The most recently logged high scores by Pinsiders.

llevine5
on Blackout
1,684,590
DiscoBubbles1999
on Blackout
717,050
DumbRecords
on Blackout
845,260
roland_rat
on Blackout
601,500
gdonovan
on Blackout
857,250
ss-pinball
on Blackout
476,230
BRW84
on Blackout
723,920
Photopin
on Blackout
1,386,010


Instructions card

Card courtesy of Peter “Inkochnito” Koch

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