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Strikes N Spares

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Bowling pinball game. Use the flippers to flip an oversized pinball at the pins. Play regulation, Flash, or Strike 90. Can be set up as a redemption game, or as tournament play.

Strikes N Spares was produced by Premier / Gottlieb in 1995.

Premier / Gottlieb released 66 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1946. Premier / Gottlieb was based in United States.

Other machines made by Premier / Gottlieb during the time period Strikes N Spares was produced include: Freddy: a Nightmare on Elm Street, Bullseye, Rescue 911, Freddy A Nightmare on Elm Street, World Challenge Soccer, Mario Andretti, Stargate, Shaq Attaq, Frank Thomas\' Big Hurt, and Waterworld


Name Strikes N Spares
Developer Premier / Gottlieb (United States)
Year 1995 - 1995
Type Pinball
KLOV/MOG # 13525
Sub-Type Solid State
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 4
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Strikes N Spares KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.39 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.53

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 3.67
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 4.38

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 4.50
Originality 4.50
Sound/Music 3.50

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 Strikes N Spares Census

There are 14,908 members of the Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,187 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 19 known instances of this machine owned by Strikes N Spares collectors who are active members. Of these, 18 of them are original dedicated machines.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Strikes N Spares machine for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Strikes N Spares.

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 3 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 : 1982 to Present Shalhoub (ISBN 0764323008) Page: 197; Color photo

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

Name Location State Country Details Check-ins
Bit Bar 278 Derby St, Salem Massachusetts United States 1

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Year Count Median $ Average $
2018 1 1,440.00 1,440.00
All Years 1 1,440.00 1,440.00


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