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Official Spare-lite Bowling

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Uses special lighting system to indicate lanes remaining for a spare attempt.

Official Spare-lite Bowling was produced by Chicago Coin Machine Co. in 1963.

Chicago Coin Machine Co. released 455 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1931. Chicago Coin Machine Co. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Chicago Coin Machine Co. during the time period Official Spare-lite Bowling was produced include: Citation, Triple Gold Pin, Starlite Bowler, Royal Crown, Worlds Fair Rifle Gallery, Bronco, Fire Cracker, Riot Gun, Las Vegas Shuffle, and Spotlite

Official Bowling Alley
Official Bowling Alley


Name Official Spare-lite Bowling
Developer Chicago Coin Machine Co. (United States)
Year 1963
Type Arcade
KLOV/MOG # 18072
Sub-Type Bowler
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Official Spare-lite Bowling KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.73 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.20

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 4.00

Technical Rating: 3.25

Gameplay 3.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 3.00
Sound/Music 3.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Official Spare-lite Bowling Census

There are 14,911 members of the Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,197 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


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