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Beat the Clock

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Beat the Clock was produced by Bally Midway in 1985.

Bally Midway released 96 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1980. Bally Midway was based in United States.

Other machines made by Bally Midway during the time period Beat the Clock was produced include: Black Pyramid, Ten Pin Champ, Spy Hunter, Granny and the Gators, Kings of Steel, Turbo Tag, Shoot The Bull, Sarge, Eight Ball Champ, and Fireball! Classic


Name Beat the Clock
Developer Bally Midway (United States)
Year 1985
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 13845
Sub-Type Solid State
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 4
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Beat the Clock KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.88 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.00

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 3.00

Technical Rating: 3.75

Gameplay 3.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 5.00
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 Beat the Clock 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).

Uncommon - There are 6 known instances of this machine owned by Beat the Clock collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 of them are original dedicated machines.

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

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


Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Pinball Compendium : 1982 to Present Shalhoub (ISBN 0764323008) Page: 57; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

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This game is available at the following public arcades, bars or museums:

Name Location State Country Details Check-ins
The Winged Bear 775 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury Connecticut United States 0

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