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Psycho Pinball is another pinball game in the style first introduced in Pinball Dreams and later popularized in Pinball Fantasies. Standard features of these types of pinball simulations include an animated backglass display, multiple bonuses including a multi-ball, extra ball, etc., and background music that changes based on active specials.

There are three main tables:
  • The Abyss (Aquatic theme)
  • Trick or Treat (Horror theme)
  • Wild West (Western theme)
An additional gimmick is a fourth Psycho Pinball table (circus theme) that has bonuses that can launch you to the other three tables, leading to massively high scores (and very long gameplay times).


Psycho Pinball DOS Middle portion of The Abyss
Psycho Pinball Genesis Top part of The Abyss
Psycho Pinball DOS Default scores for Trick or Treat
Psycho Pinball Genesis Moonsquares, one of the bonus games

Promo Images

Psycho Pinball Magazine Advertisement

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Critic Reviews

PC Joker DOS Feb, 1995 86 out of 100 86
Mean Machines Genesis Dec, 1994 86 out of 100 86
Play Time DOS Mar, 1995 84 out of 100 84
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Jan, 1995 10 out of 12 83
High Score DOS Aug, 1995 4 out of 5 80 Genesis Aug 06, 2012 8 out of 10 80
Mega Fun Genesis Nov, 1994 79 out of 100 79
Power Play DOS Mar, 1995 78 out of 100 78
Video Games Genesis Nov, 1994 76 out of 100 76
Score Genesis Jan, 1995 32 out of 100 32


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  • PC Player
    • 1996 (issue 01) - named "Best Pinball Game in 1995"

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