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Mariner (Bally, 1971)

Bally EM Recreation FP Mariner (Bally, 1971) v1.0 2020-01-28

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Mariner / IPD No. 1546 / November, 1971 / 4 Players

Average Fun Rating:
7.0/10 (8 ratings/8 comments) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Bally Manufacturing Corporation (1931-1983) [Trade Name: Bally]
Project Date:
October 04, 1971
Date Of Manufacture:
November, 1971
Model Number:
Electro-mechanical (EM)
2,000 units (confirmed)
Serial Number Database:
View at The Internet Pinball Serial Number Database (IPSND.net) (External site)
Sports - Water Sports - Spear Fishing
Notable Features:
Flippers (2), Pop bumpers (3), Mushroom bumpers (3), Slingshots (2), Standup targets (5), Kick-out hole (1), Upper right kickback lane, Right outlane ball return gate, Up-post between flippers, Upper left chicane lane awards lit features. Can be converted to add-a-ball. The Mystery Catch-A-Flash Bonus in center playfield changes its values under the control of a continuous stepper unit, stepping once each time the ball hits a 10-point switch, and does not change autonomously as the feature's name might imply.

Maximum displayed point score is 99,990 points per player.

Replay wheel maximum: 25

Sound: 2 bells (10 point, 100/1000 point), knocker.

Tilt penalty: ball in play
Design by:
Ted Zale
Art by:
Christian Marche
The 2-player version of this game is Bally's 1971 'Sea Ray'.
Marketing Slogans:
"Sail the Sunny Seas of Prosperity"
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