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King Pin

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A single player bowling based game with 10 knock down targets.

King Pin was produced by Gottlieb, D. & Co. in 1973.

Gottlieb, D. & Co. released 632 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1929. Gottlieb, D. & Co. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Gottlieb, D. & Co. during the time period King Pin was produced include: Jump Shot, All Stars, World Series, Texas Ranger, Space Orbit, Big Injun, Hot Shot, Jack in the Box, Pro Pool, and Jungle King


Name King Pin
Developer Gottlieb, D. & Co. (United States)
Year 1973
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 14451
Sub-Type Electro-Mechanical
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 1
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

King Pin KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op King Pin 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 165,200 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by King Pin collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for King Pin.

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. Pinball Compendium : 1970-1981 Shalhoub (ISBN 0764320742) Page: 55; Color photo
  2. Pinball Perspectives : Ace High to World Series Rossignoli McGuiness (ISBN 0764326090) Page: 126; Color photo

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2016 1 480.00 480.00
All Years 1 480.00 480.00


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