For detailed information about this series, see: Pinball at Nintendo Wiki

Pinball is a pinball videogame developed by Nintendo and released in five basically identical versions:

  • In 1983 for the arcade only in Japan.
  • On February 2, 1984 for Famicom, and the following years for the American and European NES.
  • On May 30, 1989 for the Famicom Disk System.
  • On September 16, 2002 for the Game Boy Advance e-Reader, titled Pinball-e.
  • On November 19, 2006 for Wii Virtual Console in North America and worldwide the following month.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

4Arrow L Donkey Kong1983 1983Mario and Pauline from Donkey Kong make an appearance in a bonus minigame in Nintendo's Pinball.

5Arrow R Animal Crossing20010414 April 14, 2001Pinball is featured as an unlockable playable game in Animal Forest and its revisions.2

5Arrow R Wario20041014 October 14, 2004Microgame versions of Pinball is featured in WarioWare: Twisted! and WarioWare Gold.2

5Arrow R NES Remix20131218 December 18, 2013NES Remix includes challenges based on Pinball.2

4Arrow L Mario20131218 December 18, 2013UNDIRECT: A challenge for Pinball within NES Remix features the lava from Super Mario Bros.