Michael Jordan

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Data East USA, Inc. (United States)

May 1st, 1992

7 units

Michael Jordan on the IPSND.

Main details

4 player game

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  • The game is a converted Lethal Weapon 3 whitewood (Data East '91), all art, sound and animations are custom made to fit the theme.
  • This game was created in the spare time of many Data East employees, with the purpose of raising money for a charity auction for the Michael Jordan foundation. All of the Data East vendors donated the parts and time. At the charity event the games (three of them) raised $26,500 each. A total of 7 games were built. The buyer of the game also got to name a song that would be customly programmed into the game. (In the auction, it ended up being Gatorade; the game playes "Be like Mike", the Gatorade/Jordan music).
  • This machine could be played at the Pinball Expo 1991
  • There are different colored version of this game. There are photos in the Pinside gallery for a white and a red one. It is also known that a blue cabinet version was made of this game, which also has a different backglass (picture in the book "The Pinball Compendium 1982 to Present").

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Video mode

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