Acronyms. Abbreviations. Call them what you will, they’re still a PITA*.

They’re fine if you know what they mean – and let’s face it, nobody wants to keep typing out Creature From The Black Lagoon over and over – but for those times when you don’t know, here is the definitive guide for all the games from about 1990 to present, plus a few other relevant games, some technical terms and other stuff you might find useful.

*it’s in the list!

All | # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W X
There are 19 Acronyms in this directory beginning with the letter D.
DaC
Drop-a-Card, Gottlieb, 1971

DCS
Digital Compression System, Williams sound system name, 1993-1999

DD
Dr. Dude, Bally, 1990

DE (1)
Data East Pinball, Manufacturer, 1986-1994

DE (2)
Dinosaur Eggs, Alvin G, 1993

DE2
Dona Elvira 2, 1996, Petaco

DH
Dirty Harry, Williams, 1995

DI
Dialed In!, Jersey Jack Pinball, 2017

DK
Batman: The Dark Knight, Stern Pinball, 2008

DM
Demolition Man, Williams, 1994

DMD
Dot Matrix Display, Technical term, 1991-2017

DMOS
Demolition Man on Steroids, Custom Demolition Man software, Pinnovating, 2011

DOHO
Hidden reference in some Bally/Williams dot matrix display artwork

DP (1)
Dutch Pinball, Manufacturer

DP (2)
Diamond Plate, Williams/Bally playfield protective coating

DP (3)
Deadpool, Stern Pinball, 2018

DPO
Dutch Pinball Open, pinball event, Netherlands

DW (1)
Doctor Who, Bally, 1992

DW (2)
Deadly Weapon, Gottlieb, 1990

 

Load More Related Articles
  • Playfield detail from Oktoberfest: Pinball on Tap

    OKTOBERFEST: PINBALL ON TAP

    Having revealed the production version of their Houdini game in March 2018, American Pinba…
  • The four tournament winners

    FANTASTIC FIVE DAYS

    The idea began in January 2019 when UK Tournaments head, Martin Ayub, was looking for ways…
  • The Pinball News and Pinball Magazine July 2019 podcast

    JULY 2019 PODCAST

    Did you know that Pinball News teams up with Pinball Magazine every month to produce a pod…
Load More By Pinball News
Load More In LEARN

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Check Also

MONSTER BASH RE-IMAGINED

When we were touring the main hall at the Texas Pinball Festival earlier this year, one of…