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Hot Shot

Hot Shot

Gottlieb's 4-Player Hot Shot (1973)

Description: Gottlieb's Hot Shot pinball is a billiards themed pinball table. The table design is essentially similar to Gottlieb's Big Shot, and Pro Pool. The primary difference between the three tables being the number of players (4 player, 2 player, 1 player respectively).

Features Include:

- Double and triple bonus value scored on last two balls.

- 2 groups of 7 drop targets score all the stripes and solid balls.

- The eight ball is scored in the top center rollover or center kick-out hole.

- Scoring balls 1 through 8 or 8 through 15 light two "Bulls-Eye" targets alternately for a special.

- Center rollover also open "Ball Saver Gate".

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Design team

Concept: Ed Krynski
Game Design: Ed Krynski
Artwork: Gordon Morison

Game details

D. Gottlieb & Co.
September 1973
Electro mechanical
9,000 produced
$370 - $430
Mechanical Reels


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Game quote

"A game of skill!"

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Pinside rating

This game has received 13 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 7.650 out of 10.


Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #139 in the Pinside EM Top 100.

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66 Pinsiders have this game in their collections.

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