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Microsoft Pinball Arcade (Windows)

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Platform
Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
62
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
MobyScore
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Description

Take a trip down memory lane with accurate simulations of seven pinball tables made by the Gottlieb pinball company:
  • Baffle Ball (1931)
  • Humpty Dumpty (1947)
  • Knock Out (1950)
  • Slick Chick (1963)
  • Spirit of '76 (1976)
  • Haunted House (1982)
  • Cue Ball Wizard (1992)
All games include either the original music, or a background CD track representative of the time. The newer games allow up to 4 players.

Screenshots

Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows A brief pinball history
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Table select screen
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Haunted House
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Cue Ball Wizard

User Reviews

Fast-paced, varied, and pretty addictive Adam McMillan (195) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars

The Press Says

Power Unlimited Mar, 1999 8.6 out of 10 86
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Feb, 1999 79 out of 100 79
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Oct 26, 1998 75 out of 100 75
Gamesmania 1998 75 out of 100 75
Power Play Dec, 1998 64 out of 100 64
GameSpot Dec 21, 1998 6.2 out of 10 62
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Nov 17, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Génération 4 Dec, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 50
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 22, 1998 9 out of 20 45

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MAT (66285) added Microsoft Pinball Arcade (Windows) on Apr 07, 2000