Percentile Rank

Star Wars Pinball is ranked in the 97th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 13 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

87

Top Critic Average

100%

Critics Recommend

Based on 13 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

Scored Reviews

NintendoWorldReport
10 / 10.0
10 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

Zen Studios has a knack for making great games; Star Wars Pinball is no different. They have taken all the great aspects of seemingly every pinball game and put together a package that is by far the best in its class. Even if you are not a fan of the Star Wars brand, the simple but engaging gameplay, the amount of content and modes, and the fast pick up and play sessions make this pinball game a must own on the Nintendo Switch.

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Gaming Nexus
9.5 / 10.0
9.5 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

Engaging, surprising, and hella fun, Zen Studios’ Star Wars Pinball is a must for pinball fans, Star Wars fans, and fans of videogames in general. With tons of features, modes, and options, this is the definitive Zen Star Wars collection. There is something here for everyone, and as a budget title, Star Wars pinball provides amazing bang for your buck. Simply put – this is a must have for Switch owners.

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Digitally Downloaded
Digitally Downloaded

Top Critic

Sep 17, 2019

For the price, Star Wars Pinball is a fantastic package for fans of the science fiction franchise as well as those who just like a good game of pinball.

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GameSpew
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Sep 18, 2019

Needless to say, Star Wars Pinball is the total package for pinball fans with a penchant for Star Wars. Or vice versa.

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Cubed3
9 / 10
9 / 10
Sep 12, 2019

Star Wars Pinball is packed full with content, and offered at a more than reasonable price given all the goodness found therein, even for owners of the same game on 3DS and Wii U which both only received a fraction of what is on offer here. Moreover, this one brings the same level of graphical fidelity found on the base versions of competitors' consoles, with HD rumble, TATE mode, and portability added on top for good measure. This is a serious contender for best pinball game of all time right here, especially for fans of the Star Wars universe.

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GameGrin
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

If you're a fan of pinball and have a Switch, then it's a must-purchase. Big fans of Star Wars will probably get a kick out of it too with all of the tables focussed on one aspect of the franchise or another.

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Critical Hit
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

What more could you ask for from a themed pinball experience? Zen's love for the most entertaining sport and its source media is unquestioned at this point, and with their latest foray onto the Nintendo Switch they've more than proven their passion. They've created the ultimate Star Wars pinball experience for fans old and new alike, a collection of nostalgia that has unlimited pinball power.

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Hobby Consolas
82 / 100
82 / 100
Sep 13, 2019

One of the most complete pinball games on the market, with 19 tables, lots of game modes (including career) and a strong online community element -choose your side of the Force- that make it one of the better pinball games on the market. Add all the Star Wars charm, characters, music... and sure you will fall in love if you try it.

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The Games Machine
8.2 / 10.0
8.2 / 10.0
Sep 18, 2019

Star Wars Pinball continues to bring credit to the developers of Zen Studios. If you want to experience the thrill of a pinball machine on the move, this title is really for you.

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God is a Geek
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

Star Wars Pinball is a superb time-waster, packing in plenty of fan service and some well-crafted pinball tables. If you're a Star Wars fan you need to play this!

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Nintendo Life
8 / 10
8 / 10
Sep 15, 2019

Star Wars has finally come to Nintendo Switch. While it might not be in the form that appeals to everyone, that doesn't make it any less accessible. With short and snappy missions, it's perfect for bursts of short play on a commute or longer sessions in search of high scores and holocron shards. Switch-exclusive features such as the Career mode, the updated Galactic Struggle, an unlockable soundtrack and support for vertical play make this a fine addition to the platform's growing pinball library, and a silly yet authentic ode to all things Star Wars.

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The Digital Fix
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 16, 2019

A solid pinball game that makes full use of the Switch.

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Spaziogames
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
Sep 13, 2019

Star Wars Pinball is a fun and complete experience for fans of pinball and star wars alike, but it could bring boredom rather quickly for those who are not big fans of the goold old pinball.

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