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Hot Line

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Williams Electronic Games, Inc. (United States)

September 1st, 1966

3651 units

Hot Line on the IPSND.

Main details

1 player game

mechanical reels







Popularity and ranking

This machine has been rated by 17 users and currently ranks #70 in the Top 100

Playfield details


Design team

Concept: Steve Kordek
Game Design: Steve Kordek
Mechanics: Steve Kordek
Animation: Steve Kordek


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Noteworthy features

  • Center playfield buttons spell out H-O-T-L-I-N-E to lite Special. 3 or 5 ball play. H-O-T-L-I-N-E is displayed on the playfield's rollover button matrix. Two of the buttons never need to light for this and do not have light bulb sockets wired to them. In a sense, this feature could be called an electromechanical dot matrix display.


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Backbox ornament(s)

It is unknown wether any backbox ornaments were available for this machine.

Video mode

This machine has no dot matrix or video display, so it has no videmode.

Latest software version

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