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Eight Ball was produced by Bally Manufacturing Co. in 1977.

Bally Manufacturing Co. released 867 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1930. Bally Manufacturing Co. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Bally Manufacturing Co. during the time period Eight Ball was produced include: Freedom, Black Jack (EM), Bigfoot, Fireball, Bonanza, Black Jack (SS), Captain Fantastic (Home Model), Evel Knievel, Mata Hari, and Captain Fantastic & The Brown Dirt Cowboy


Name Eight Ball
Developer Bally Manufacturing Co. (United States)
Year 1977
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 2132
Sub-Type Solid State
# Maximum Players 4
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Eight Ball KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.00 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.00

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

Technical Rating: 4.00

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 4.00
Sound/Music 4.00

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 Eight Ball Census

There are 14,834 members of the Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Common - There are 22 known instances of this machine owned by Eight Ball collectors who are active members. Of these, 22 of them are original dedicated machines.

For Sale - There are 3 active VAPS members with a Eight Ball machines for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Eight Ball.

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

This game ranks a 2 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. Slot Machines & Coin-OP Games Kurtz (ISBN 1555217311) Page: 58; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. Arcade Treasures Kurtz (ISBN 088740619X) Page: 92; Color photo
  3. Pinball Machines Eiden Lukas (ISBN 0764303163) Page: 44; Black and white photo Price guide: No
  4. Pinball One: Illustrated Historical Guide to Pinball Machines Volume 1 Bueschel (ISBN 0866670475) Page: 244; Black and white photo
  5. The 1993 Pinball Price Guide Bieza (ISBN ) Page: 40; Black and white photo
  6. Pinball Compendium : 1970-1981 Shalhoub (ISBN 0764320742) Page: 107; Color photo

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