Pinball Dreams

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Pinball Dreams
Pinball Dreams cover
DOS Rockstar Lincoln
DOS 21st Century Entertainment Rebellion Developments
Release dates
DOS 1993
Windows (DOSBox) February 21, 2011[1]
Pinball Dreams on MobyGames
Pinball Dreams on Wikipedia
DICE's Pinball
Pinball Dreams 1993
Pinball Fantasies 1994
Pinball Illusions 1995
Pinball Dreams
Pinball Dreams 1993
Pinball Dreams 2 1994
Pinball Dreams Deluxe 1994
Pinball Dreams HD 2011

General information

Pinball Dreams at Digital Illusions (archive)
Pinball Gold Pack at 21st Century Entertainment (archive) Community Discussions for game series Support Page


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
DRM details are not known
Replaced on with the Deluxe version on March 18, 2013.[2][3]
A demo is available from the official website.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\HISCORES
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings ( version)
Graphics settings ( version)
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Runs in 320x200 with a pixel aspect ratio of 1.2 (VGA mode 13h), see the DOSBox page for more information.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Toggle with Alt+ Enter (when using DOSBox). Unplayable if it's windowed in Windows 95/98.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Set in DOSBox Configurator (
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio settings[edit]

Supported sound cards.
Supported sound cards.
Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music can be toggled.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
8 Hot seat
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 3.3
Processor (CPU) Intel 286
System memory (RAM) 640 kB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) MCGA
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS and/or PC booter game data.