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Roll a Ball was produced by Hercules Novelty Co. in 1931.

Hercules Novelty Co. released 15 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1930. Hercules Novelty Co. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Hercules Novelty Co. during the time period Roll a Ball was produced include: Clown Target, Roll-A-Ball, Play Poker, Ace Is High, Hercules Midget Base Ball, and New Roll-A-Ball/Hit The Goal


Name Roll a Ball
Developer Hercules Novelty Co. (United States)
Year 1931
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 5112
Sub-Type Pre-flipper

Roll a Ball KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Roll a Ball Census

There are 14,845 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 164,944 machines (6,921 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.

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Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Pinball One: Illustrated Historical Guide to Pinball Machines Volume 1 Bueschel (ISBN 0866670475) Page: 103; Black and white photo

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