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Back To The Future

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MPU: DataEast/Sega Version 3

Back To The Future was produced by Data East in 1990.

Data East released 174 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1979. Data East was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Data East during the time period Back To The Future was produced include: Playboy, Act-Fancer: Cybernetick Hyper Weapon, Hippodrome, Kuhga - Operation Code 'Vapor Trail', Fighting Fantasy, Al Unser Jr.'s Turbo Racing, Crude Buster, Phantom of the Opera, Simpsons, and Dark Seal


Name Back To The Future
Developer Data East (Japan)
Year 1990
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 766
Sub-Type Solid State
Class Wide Release
# Maximum Players 4
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Side Art Back To The Future Side Art Image

Back To The Future KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.86 (5 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.96

Overall Like 4.75
Fun (Social) 4.50
Fun (Solo) 4.50
Collector Desire 4.20

Technical Rating: 4.44

Gameplay 4.25
Graphics 4.50
Originality 4.50
Sound/Music 4.50

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 Back To The Future Census

There are 14,842 members of the Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,508 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,933 machines (6,921 unique titles).

Common - There are 30 known instances of this machine owned by Back To The Future collectors who are active members. Of these, 30 of them are original dedicated machines.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Back To The Future machine for sale.

Wanted - There are 10 active VAPS members currently looking for Back To The Future.

This game ranks a 4 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 17 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

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



Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Pinball Goddard (ISBN 0785800719) Page: 75; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. Pinball Compendium : 1982 to Present Shalhoub (ISBN 0764323008) Page: 122; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Dedicated

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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2015 1 2,185.00 2,185.00
All Years 1 2,185.00 2,185.00


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