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Pit Boss

Pit Boss - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Pitboss is manufactured by Merit. It has four games on it, Joker Poker, Blackjack, Off to the Races (horse racing), and depending on what version chips you have, the fourth game is either The Dice Game (Craps) or Super Slots.

Pit Boss was produced by Merit Industries in 1983.

Merit Industries released 76 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1980. Merit Industries was based in United States.

Other machines made by Merit Industries during the time period Pit Boss was produced include: Match Games, Double Up Draw Poker, Keno Superstar, Four Play, Pub Time Darts, Table Stakes, Player's Choice, Pit Boss Jr., Trivia Whiz, and Chicken Draw


Name Pit Boss
Developer Merit Industries (United States)
Year 1983
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10625
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Pit Boss Census

There are 14,769 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,481 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,607 machines (6,903 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 17 known instances of this machine owned by Pit Boss collectors who are active members. Of these, 11 of them are original dedicated machines. 4 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 2 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with an extra Pit Boss circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 6 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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