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Average Player Score Based on 76 ratings
7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 76 ratings
  1. 10 (6)
  2. 9 (31)
  3. 8 (21)
  4. 7 (6)
  5. 6 (7)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (0)

What Gamespot Users have to say about The Pinball Arcade

  • Review Score:8

    If you can't buy a real machine, buy this!

    Having "real life" tables in a pin sim made all the difference for me. Having played (and loved) all these tables, the feeling and sounds a spot on. Aside from a touch of unresponsiveness on the flippers (but not a dea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    The original review on here was incorrect.

    I remember these tables! I have only played the demo,so far, but the review was wrong as far as number of tables. It said there would be 13 and I got excited, but there are only 4. More to come...for more money of course... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Glad to see they're branching out and doing new tables ... some quibbles, but no deal-breakers here

    FarSight Studios has been at the forefront of the video pinball resurgence of the last few years, thanks in part to their digital recreations of real-life pinball tables from the industry's biggest names, such as William... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    About as good as pinball can get on the PS3.

    I got the the main game plus the first two add-ons and I have no complaints. It would be nice to see all these tables on a disc but oh well beggars can't be choosers. I did not find any delays with the flippers as o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    By no means a perfect pinball simulator but good at what it does

    The folks at Farsight have quite a hill to climb. Pinball simulations have been around since the Atari 2600 and every console ever made after that. There goal is to bring the classic pins that most current generations of... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6

    A great game ruined by creator greed

    Pinball Arcade is one of the best pinball games available, with its main selling point being the recreation of classic pinball tables spanning the ages and the many different companies that created them. So why is the s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful