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Microsoft Pinball Arcade (Windows)

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Platform
Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
62
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3.9
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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.

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Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Slick Chick
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows A brief pinball history
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Cue Ball Wizard
Microsoft Pinball Arcade Windows Knock Out

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

PC Gameplay (Benelux) Feb, 1999 79 out of 100 79
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Oct 26, 1998 75 out of 100 75
Attack Games Feb, 1999 7 out of 10 70
Power Play Dec, 1998 64 out of 100 64
GameSpot Dec 21, 1998 6.2 out of 10 62
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Nov 17, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
IGN Feb 11, 1999 5.2 out of 10 52
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1998 52 out of 100 52
Génération 4 Dec, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 50
Computer Games Magazine Jan 07, 1999 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30

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MAT (70537) added Microsoft Pinball Arcade (Windows) on Apr 07, 2000