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JP6486294B2
JP6486294B2 JP2016056006A JP2016056006A JP6486294B2 JP 6486294 B2 JP6486294 B2 JP 6486294B2 JP 2016056006 A JP2016056006 A JP 2016056006A JP 2016056006 A JP2016056006 A JP 2016056006A JP 6486294 B2 JP6486294 B2 JP 6486294B2
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  The present invention relates to a gaming machine provided with a winning portion in which a game ball flowing down a gaming area provided in front of a gaming board can win.
  Pachinko machines, which are typical gaming machines, gradually flow down due to their own weight, while pachinko balls launched in the game area defined on the board surface of the game board bounce back in contact with game nails and the like implanted in the game area. In addition, a predetermined number of prize balls are paid out by winning a start winning device in the process of flowing down the game area, and various game effects such as a reach effect accompanying a symbol variation effect on the symbol display device are made, When the symbols are stopped in a predetermined combination on the symbol display device, a so-called jackpot is generated, and the special winning device is opened so that a large number of prize balls can be obtained. Also, in the game area of the game board, a normal winning member (winning part) having a normal winning port (winning port) where a pachinko ball can win is provided, and the pachinko ball wins the normal winning port. Thus, a predetermined number of prize balls are paid out and the pachinko balls are discharged out of the machine through a discharge passage provided on the rear side of the game board (see, for example, Patent Document 1).
JP 2009-195317 A
  The pachinko machine disclosed in Patent Document 1 is configured to screw a winning member having a winning opening to a game board. For this reason, the game board is provided with a fastening portion such as a screw hole for screwing a winning member separately from a through hole for letting a pachinko ball that has won a prize opening facing the front of the board to the rear side of the board. It was necessary to install. Further, in recent pachinko machines, a plurality of winning members are attached to the game board in order to improve interest, and it is pointed out that the processing man-hours for the game board increase as the number of winning members increases.
  That is, the present invention has been proposed to solve the above-mentioned problems inherent in gaming machines according to the prior art, and provides a gaming machine that can reduce the processing man-hour of the gaming board. With the goal.
In order to solve the above problems and achieve the intended purpose, the invention according to claim 1 of the present application is
In a gaming machine comprising a gaming board (20) provided with a gaming area (21) on the front side where a gaming ball can flow down,
Gaming machine components (22, 72) disposed on the rear side of the gaming board (20);
The gaming machine component (22, 72) is provided on the gaming machine component (22, 72) so as to protrude to the front side of the gaming machine component (22, 72) and guides the game ball won in the winning opening (70a) opened upward. The first winning part (70)
A decorative member (40) disposed on the front side of the game board (20) via a base plate (43);
A second winning portion (71) for guiding a game ball that has been won in a winning opening (71a) projecting to the front side of the base plate portion (43) and opening upward;
A first through hole (29) and a second through hole (27) formed in the game board (20) and penetrating forward and backward;
The first winning portion (70) has a bowl-like shape that opens upward, and a front end portion is closed by a front wall to form the winning opening (70a), and a rear portion of the main body portion (82). A fitting portion (83) comprising a fitting portion (83a) provided at the end and extending in one of the left and right directions and an engaging portion (83b) extending in the other direction;
The gaming machine configured on the rear side of the game board (20) first through hole from said rear to (29) first prize portion (70) body (82) was inserted through the recreation board of (20) With the members (22, 72) disposed, the winning opening (70a) of the first winning portion (70a) opens into the gaming area (21),
In a state where the decorative member (40) is disposed on the front side of the game board (20), a winning opening (71a) of the second winning portion (71) communicates with the second through hole (27) and Configured to open into the gaming area (21) ,
The gaming machine component (22, 72) is formed such that a discharge passage (78) for receiving and discharging a game ball guided rearward by the first winning portion (70) opens forward. A passage defining member (75) and a base material (74) disposed on the front surface of the passage defining member (75) so as to close the front opening of the discharge passage (78),
The base material (74) has a through hole (76) penetrating in the front-rear direction at a position corresponding to the first through hole (29).
The through hole (76) extends to the first region (76a) through which the main body (82) of the first winning portion (70) can be inserted, and one of the first region (76a) in the left-right direction. A second region (76b) and a third region (76c) extending to the other,
The base member (74) has an engaged portion (74b) formed on the front side of the third region (76c),
With the base material (74) disposed on the front surface of the passage defining member (75), the front surface of the base material (74) corresponding to the second region (76b) and the third region (76c). A fitting recess (80) that is recessed from the rear side is formed,
In the first winning portion (70), the main body portion (82) is inserted into the first region (76a), and the engaging portion (83b) is the third region (76c) of the fitting recess (80). Fitted in the second region (76b) of the fitting recess (80) in a state in which the forward / backward movement of the passage defining member (75) and the engaged portion (74b) is restricted. The gist is that the fitting portion (83a) is fixed to the passage defining member (75) with screws .
According to the first aspect of the present invention, the game machine component member and the decorative member are each provided with a winning portion, and the game machine component member and the decorative member are arranged on the game board, so that the winning opening is opened in the game area. Since a plurality of winning portions are provided in the game board, it is not necessary to provide a fastening portion for fastening the winning portion to the game board, and the processing man-hour of the game board can be reduced. Moreover, since the attachment part of a 1st prize winning part fits into the fitting recessed part of a game machine structural member, the attachment stability of a 1st prize winning part increases.
To solve the above problems, to achieve the intended purpose, inventions relating to claim 2 of the present application,
In a gaming machine comprising a gaming board (20) provided with a gaming area (21) on the front side where a gaming ball can flow down,
Gaming machine components (22, 72) disposed on the rear side of the gaming board (20);
The gaming machine component (22, 72) is provided on the gaming machine component (22, 72) so as to protrude to the front side of the gaming machine component (22, 72) and guides the game ball won in the winning opening (70a) opened upward. The first winning part (70)
A decorative member (40) disposed on the front side of the game board (20) via a base plate (43);
A second winning portion (71) for guiding a game ball that has been won in a winning opening (71a) projecting to the front side of the base plate portion (43) and opening upward;
A first through hole (29) and a second through hole (27) formed in the game board (20) and penetrating forward and backward;
The first winning portion (70) has a bowl-like shape that opens upward, and a front end portion is closed by a front wall to form the winning opening (70a), and a rear portion of the main body portion (82). A fitting portion (83) comprising a fitting portion (83a) provided at the end and extending in one of the left and right directions and an engaging portion (83b) extending in the other direction;
The gaming machine configured on the rear side of the game board (20) first through hole from said rear to (29) first prize portion (70) body (82) was inserted through the recreation board of (20) With the members (22, 72) disposed, the winning opening (70a) of the first winning portion (70) opens into the gaming area (21),
In a state where the decorative member (40) is disposed on the front side of the game board (20), a winning opening (71a) of the second winning portion (71) communicates with the second through hole (27) and Configured to open into the gaming area (21) ,
A fitting recess (80) is formed on the front surface of the gaming machine component (22, 72). The fitting portion (83) of the first winning portion (70) is recessed on the rear side .
The first winning portion (70) includes the fitting portion (83a) in a state where the fitting portion (83a) and the engaging portion (83b) of the attachment portion (83) are fitted in the fitting recess (80). Only screwed to the gaming machine component (22, 72),
With the gaming machine components (22, 72) disposed on the rear side of the gaming board (20), the mounting portion (83) is formed by the gaming machine components (22, 72) and the gaming board (20). There is summarized in that, which is configured to be sandwiched.
According to this, a plurality of winning prizes are provided so that a winning opening is opened in the gaming area by providing a winning portion in each of the gaming machine constituent member and the decorative member and disposing the gaming machine constituent member and the decorative member on the game board. Since the portion is provided, it is not necessary to provide a fastening portion for fastening the winning portion to the game board, and the processing man-hour of the game board can be reduced. In addition, since the mounting portion of the first winning portion is fitted into the fitting recess of the gaming machine component , and the mounting portion is sandwiched between the gaming machine component and the game board, the mounting stability of the first winning portion Increase.
The present application includes the following technical ideas.
The depth of the fitting recess (80) in the front-rear direction is set to be substantially the same as the thickness dimension of the mounting portion (83), and the fitting portion (83a) of the mounting portion (83) is set in the fitting recess (80). ) And the engagement portion (83b) are fitted, and the front ends of the engagement portion (83a) and the engagement portion (83b) are configured to face substantially the same plane as the front surface of the base material (74). This is the gist.
The present application includes the following technical ideas.
The second winning portion (71) includes an insertion portion (94a) for guiding a game ball won in the winning opening (71a) of the second winning portion (71) to the rear side from the base plate portion (43). It is provided so as to extend to the rear side, and the gist is that the insertion portion (94a) is inserted into the second through hole (27) and the rear end protrudes rearward from the game board (20). .
According to this, since the insertion part of the second winning part is inserted into the second through hole, the game ball won in the second winning part can be smoothly guided to the rear side of the game board.
The present application includes the following technical ideas.
The gist of the invention is that a slope that is displaced downward from the front side to the rear side is formed on the lower surface of the front portion of the main body portion (82) in the first winning portion (70).
According to this, in the step of inserting the main body portion of the first winning portion from the rear side into the first through hole of the game board, it is smoothly inserted without hooking the front end portion of the main body portion to the edge portion of the first through hole. obtain.
The present application includes the following technical ideas.
The longitudinal dimension of the second winning part (71) is set to be equal to the longitudinal dimension of the first winning part (70), and
The game machine component members (22, 72) are provided with discharge passages (78, 93) for receiving and discharging game balls guided to the rear side by the winning portions (70, 71), respectively. Is the gist.
According to this, since the front and rear dimensions of the first and second winning portions are set to be equal, the front and rear positions of the respective discharge passages that are provided in the gaming machine components and discharge the game balls guided by the winning portions are aligned. And the front and rear dimensions of the entire gaming machine can be kept small.
  According to the gaming machine according to the present invention, the processing man-hour of the game board can be reduced.
It is a front view which shows the pachinko machine which concerns on an Example. It is the perspective view which looked at the inner frame assembled | attached to the outer frame which concerns on an Example from the front side. It is a front view which shows the game board which concerns on an Example. It is the perspective view which decomposed | disassembled the game board which concerns on an Example, a frame-shaped decoration body, and the light emission decoration device, and was seen from the front side. It is the perspective view which looked at the installation member which concerns on an Example from the front side. It is a principal part expansion perspective view which shows the lower part side of the installation member which concerns on an Example. It is a principal part front view which shows the lower part side of the installation member which concerns on an Example in the state which has arrange | positioned the light emission decoration apparatus. It is the principal part front view which longitudinally cut the installation member which concerns on an Example in the position of each discharge passage. It is the principal part perspective view which decomposed | disassembled the 1st light emission decoration device which concerns on an Example, and was seen from the front side. It is the principal part perspective view which decomposed | disassembled the 1st normal winning member from the base material of the 1st light emission decoration device which concerns on an Example, and was seen from the rear side. It is the principal part top view which crossed in the arrangement | positioning site | part of a 2nd light emission decoration apparatus in the state which arrange | positioned the installation member in the game board which concerns on an Example. It is the principal part top view crossed in the arrangement | positioning site | part of a 1st normal winning member in the state which installed the installation member in the game board which concerns on an Example. It is the principal part side view longitudinally cut in the arrangement | positioning site | part of a 1st normal winning member in the state which has arrange | positioned the game board to the inner frame which concerns on an Example. It is the principal part side view longitudinally cut in the arrangement | positioning site | part of a 2nd normal winning member in the state which installed the installation member in the game board which concerns on an Example. It is the principal part side view longitudinally cut in the site | part corresponding to a 2nd normal ball discharge | emission part in the state which has arrange | positioned the game board to the inner frame which concerns on an Example. It is the principal part side view longitudinally cut | disconnected by the arrangement | positioning site | part of a start prize-winning apparatus in the state which has arrange | positioned the game board to the inner frame which concerns on an Example. It is a principal part top view which shows the relationship between the game board which concerns on another Example, a 1st light emission decoration device, and a 1st normal winning member across the arrangement | positioning site | part of a 1st normal winning member.
  Next, the gaming machine according to the present invention will be described in detail below with reference to the accompanying drawings by way of preferred embodiments. In the embodiment, a pachinko machine that plays a game using a pachinko ball as a game ball will be described as an example. In the following description, “front”, “rear”, “left”, “right”, “upper”, and “lower” refer to the pachinko machine as shown in FIG. Named as viewed from the player side.
(About pachinko machine 10)
As shown in FIG. 1, the pachinko machine 10 according to the embodiment will be described later on the front side of the opening of the outer frame 11 as a fixed frame that is formed in a rectangular frame shape and fixed to an installation frame base (not shown) of the amusement store. A middle frame 12 as a main body frame for detachably holding the game board 20 (see FIG. 3) is assembled so as to be openable and detachable, and a display device 17 capable of variably displaying symbols is attached to the rear side of the game board 20. It is arranged to be able to. Further, on the front side of the middle frame 12, a front frame 13 as a decorative frame in which a window 13 a that opens back and forth is formed at a position corresponding to the game area 21 of the game board 20 is assembled to be openable and closable. The front frame 13 is provided with a see-through protection plate 13b formed of a glass plate or a transparent synthetic resin so as to cover the window 13a, and protects the game board 20 from the front side. A lower ball tray 15 for storing pachinko balls is assembled below the front frame 13 so as to be openable and closable. In the embodiment, an upper ball tray 14 for storing pachinko balls is integrally assembled at a lower position of the window 13a in the front frame 13, and the upper ball tray 14 is also integrated with the opening and closing of the front frame 13. Configured to open and close.
  The display device 17 is configured to perform a symbol variation effect that causes the display unit 17a to variably display an effect symbol (sometimes referred to as a decorative drawing) when a pachinko ball is awarded to a start winning opening 46a, 46b described later. Is done. Further, the display device 17 can display various display effects (reach effect, notice effect, notification effect, etc.) executed in association with the symbol variation on the display unit 17a. In the embodiment, as the display device 17, a liquid crystal display device in which a liquid crystal panel capable of displaying images related to various symbols and display effects is accommodated in a housing case is not limited to this, but an organic EL ( Various conventionally known display devices capable of stopping and variably displaying various symbols such as a display device using Electro-Luminescence) or a drum type display device or a dot matrix type display device can be used.
  As shown in FIG. 1, the front frame 13 is provided with an operation handle 16 on the right side of the lower ball receiving tray 15 for operating the ball striking device M (see FIG. 2) disposed on the middle frame 12. . The operation handle 16 includes an operation lever 16a biased in the left rotation direction. When the player rotates the operation lever 16a to rotate right, the hitting ball launching device M is operated, Pachinko balls stored in the upper ball tray 14 are launched toward the game board 20. Here, the hitting force of the pachinko ball by the hitting ball launcher M is changed in accordance with the amount of rotation of the operation lever 16a, and the player adjusts the amount of rotation by operating the operation lever 16a. Thus, a so-called “left-handed” where a pachinko ball flows down a first ball flow path 21 a (described later) formed in the game board 20 and a second ball flow path 21 b (described later) formed in the game board 20. The so-called “right strike (rubber strike)” where the pachinko ball flows down can be distinguished. In addition, a lamp device 18 capable of producing a light emission effect by a light emitter such as an LED and a speaker 19 capable of outputting sound and sound effects are disposed at the front portion of the front frame 13. The lamp device 18 can perform a light emission effect or a speaker 19 can perform a sound effect in accordance with the symbol variation effect.
(About the middle frame 12)
As shown in FIG. 2, the middle frame 12 includes an upper frame portion 12a forming an upper edge, a lower frame portion 12b forming a lower edge, a left frame portion 12c forming a left edge, and a right frame portion forming a right edge. 12d, and when the upper, lower, left, and right frame portions 12a, 12b, 12c, and 12d are assembled, the entire size is formed to match the opening area of the outer frame 11. And the left frame part 12c side of the middle frame 12 is rotatably supported with respect to the outer frame 11 via a hinge mechanism, and the right frame part 12d side is locked by a locking device. In addition, the middle frame 12 defines a game board holding part 30 that opens front and rear by assembling upper, lower, left and right frame parts 12 a, 12 b, 12 c, and 12 d, and the game board 20 is attached to the game board holding part 30. It is set and held detachably.
  On the inner surface of the left frame portion 12c that defines the game board holding portion 30, there is a step portion (not shown) protruding inward at a position spaced apart from the front end by a predetermined length over the entire length in the vertical direction. Formed to extend. Further, on the lower surface of the upper frame portion 12a and the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b that define the game board holding portion 30, the front side of the step portion of the left frame portion 12c at the left end portion of each frame portion 12a, 12b is frontward. A front fixed protrusion (not shown) that protrudes inwardly protrudes at a position that is approximately the same dimension as the combined thickness of the game board 20 and the fixing portion 63 of the installation member 22 described later. Further, a rear fixed protrusion 33 protrudes downward from the right end portion of the lower surface of the upper frame portion 12a, and the rear fixed protrusion 33 extends upward from the right end portion of the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b. (Only the lower rear fixed protrusion 33 provided on the lower frame portion 12b is shown in FIG. 2), and the front surface of both rear fixed protrusions 33 is the step provided on the left frame portion 12c. It is set so that it faces the front of the part. The upper frame portion 12a and the lower frame portion 12b are provided with fixing members 34 that sandwich the right upper and lower ends of the game board 20 with the corresponding rear fixing protrusions 33, respectively. That is, the game board 20 faces the game board holding part 30 obliquely from the front side with respect to the middle frame 12, and the left end portion of the game board 20 faces the stepped part and the front fixed protrusion. , The right end of the game board 20 is pushed in and rotated around the left end of the game board 20 so that the entire game board 20 faces the game board holding part 30. The rear surface of the right end portion of the game board 20 is brought into contact with the rear fixed protrusions 33 and 33. The game board 20 holds the game board 20 in the middle frame 12 by abutting the fixing members 34, 34 against the front surface of the upper right and lower ends of the game board 20 and sandwiching it between the rear fixed projections 33, 33. It is assembled in the part 30. The game board 20 assembled to the middle frame 12 is supported at the lower end edge by the upper end edge of the lower frame portion 12b, and at the four corners is a step portion, a front fixed protrusion, a rear fixed protrusion 33, and a fixing member 34. The positioning is fixed in a state of being sandwiched from the front and rear.
  Instead of the configuration in which the left end portion of the game board 20 is supported by the stepped portion and the front fixed protrusion, the game board 20 is positioned at a position that is vertically separated inside the left frame portion 12c in the middle frame 12. A rotary holding tool that detachably holds the left end of the game board 20 is rotatably arranged, and the left end of the game board 20 is held by the rotary holder, and the game board 20 is held at the left end (rotary holding tool). It is possible to adopt a configuration in which the game board holding unit 30 is turned around the center of the game board. In the configuration using this rotary holding tool, the right end of the game board 20 is moved from the front and rear by the rear fixed protrusion 33 and the fixing member 34 in a state where the left end of the game board 20 is held by the rotary holder. Positioning and fixing are performed in a sandwiched state.
  On the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b of the middle frame 12, as shown in FIG. 2, a regulating wall portion 35 extending upward is erected so as to extend in the left-right direction. The regulation wall portion 35 is provided at a position where the front surface thereof substantially coincides with the front surface of the stepped portion and the rear fixed projection portion 33, and the game board 20 set in the game board holding portion 30 is provided on the regulation wall portion 35. It is placed on the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b located on the front side, and the rear surface of the fixing portion 63 of the installation member 22 (described later) disposed on the rear side of the game board 20 is close to or close to the front surface of the regulation wall portion 35. The position can be regulated in contact (see FIGS. 13 and 15). In addition, a rear image wall portion 36 is provided on the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b so as to be spaced apart rearward from the restriction wall portion 35 and extend in the left-right direction, and between the rear image wall portion 36 and the restriction wall portion 35 In the meantime, a collective basket 37 for receiving a pachinko ball guided to the rear side of the game board 20 by winning in the winning portions 46, 52, 54, 70, 71 provided in the game board 20 is formed. The collecting rod 37 is formed by the lower frame portion 12b, the regulating wall portion 35, and the rear image wall portion 36 so as to open upward at a predetermined length in the left-right direction. In addition, a discharge port that opens in the vertical direction is formed in the lower frame portion 12b that forms the bottom surface of the collecting rod 37, and the bottom surface of the collecting rod 37 is configured to be inclined downward toward the discharge port. That is, pachinko balls that fall from a plurality of ball discharge portions 95, 96, 97, and 98 (see FIG. 6) that are provided on the installation member 22 to be described later and that are spaced apart in the left-right direction are received by one collecting rod 37 and discharged. It is configured to discharge out of the machine.
(About game board 20)
The game board 20 of the embodiment is configured by a plate-like member (game area forming member) in which a game area 21 in which a pachinko ball can flow down is formed on the front side. In addition, an installation member (accommodating space defining member) 22 that defines an accommodating space S between the gaming board 20 and the gaming board 20 is disposed on the rear side of the gaming board 20. Various effect devices such as light emitting decoration devices 72 and 73 for performing effects and a movable effect device for performing effects by operation of a movable body are installed. The game board 20 is formed in a substantially rectangular shape with a predetermined plate thickness from a synthetic resin material, a veneer material or the like, and as shown in FIG. 3, a substantially circular guide rail 23 disposed on the front surface (board surface). A game area 21 in which pachinko balls can flow is defined. A game is played when a pachinko ball launched from the ball striking device M is launched into the game area 21. The game board 20 of the embodiment is a transparent plate made of acrylic resin, and can be seen through the various effect devices arranged in the accommodation space S from the front side of the game board 20. The display device 17 is attached to the rear side of the installation member 22, and has an opening (visible part) 22a provided in the installation member 22 and an opening 40a of a frame-shaped decorative body 40 (described later) as described later. The game board 20 is configured to be visible from the front side. In the pachinko machine 10 according to the embodiment, the game board 20 attached to and detached from the middle frame 12 is handled in a state in which the installation member 22 is disposed on the rear side.
  As shown in FIG. 4, the game board 20 has front and rear mounting holes 27, 28, and 29 opened at appropriate positions in the game area 21. The game board installation parts are arranged. In the gaming board 20 of the embodiment, a frame-shaped decorative body 40, a start winning device 46, special winning devices 52 and 54, a plurality of ordinary winning members 70 and 71, etc. are installed as gaming board installation parts. 28 and 29 are formed. In the gaming board 20, an outlet 24 is provided at the lowest position of the gaming area 21 to discharge the pachinko balls that have flowed down to the lowest position of the gaming area 21 to the outside of the gaming board 20. That is, a pachinko ball that is launched from the hitting ball launching device M and flows down the game area 21 is a winning port (start winning port 46a, 46b, special winning port 52a, 54a, a plurality of normal winnings) provided in the game board installation parts. Precise games such as payout of prize balls and execution of symbol variation effects are performed according to the winning prize opening, and pachinko balls that have flowed down to the bottom of the game area 21 are awarded. It is configured to be discharged to the outside through the out port 24. It should be noted that the formation position and the number of the mounting openings are appropriately determined according to the arrangement position and the number of the game board installation components attached to the game board 20.
  The game board 20 is provided with a large number of game nails 25 in the game area 21 and a pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 on the left side of a frame-shaped decorative body 40 to be described later. A rotating rotation guide member 26 is rotatably supported, and is configured such that the flow direction of the pachinko balls changes irregularly by contact with the game nail 25 and the rotation guide member 26. The rotation guide member 26 is a member that is also referred to as a so-called “windmill”, and is a member that releases the pachinko ball in the left-right direction as the rotation guide member 26 rotates.
(About the frame-shaped decorative body 40)
In the game board 20 of the embodiment, as shown in FIG. 4, a first mounting opening (second through hole) in which most of the game area 21 surrounded by the guide rail 23 extends from the center to the right side. 27, a frame-shaped decorative body 40 formed in a frame shape that opens in the front-rear direction is attached, and the opening 22a of the installation member 22 is positioned behind the opening 40a of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. ing. That is, the display unit 17 a of the display device 17 is configured to be positioned behind the opening 40 a of the frame-shaped decorative body 40.
  As shown in FIGS. 3 and 4, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 has an annular shape extending along the inside of the first mounting opening 27 in which the frame-shaped decorative body 40 established in the game board 20 is disposed. A formed frame-like base portion 41, a hook-like portion 42 provided on the frame-like base portion 41 and projecting forward from the front surface of the game board 20, and separating the game area 21 and the display portion 17a of the display device 17, And a thin plate-like base plate portion 43 extending outward from the rear edge of the bowl-shaped portion 42. Then, in a state where the frame-like base portion 41 is inserted into the first mounting port 27 and the base plate portion 43 is in contact with the front surface of the game board 20, the base plate portion 43 is fixed to the game board 20 by fixing means such as screws. By fixing, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 is attached to the game board 20, and the pachinko ball flows down outside the frame-shaped decorative body 40, specifically, between the bowl-shaped portion 42 and the guide rail 23. An area 21 is defined. That is, the inner periphery of the game area 21 is defined by the bowl-shaped portion 42 of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. In addition, with the frame-shaped decorative body 40 attached to the game board 20, a base plate part 43 extending outward from the rear edge of the bowl-shaped part 42 extends along the front surface of the game board 20, A pachinko ball can pass through the front side of the base plate portion 43. The frame-like decorative body 40 is entirely made of a transparent synthetic resin, and the base plate portion 43 is stacked on the front side of the transparent game board 20 with the base plate portion 43 and the game board 20 interposed therebetween. The rear side can be seen through.
  The collar-shaped part 42 of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 is provided so as to continuously extend so as to surround the opening 40 a of the frame-shaped decorative body 40, and The pachinko ball is allowed to flow down (fall) across the front side, or the pachinko ball that has bounced in contact with the game nail 25 is prevented from entering the opening. The bowl-shaped portion 42 is formed so as to incline downward in the left-right direction from the uppermost position, so that the pachinko ball launched into the game area 21 does not stagnate on the bowl-shaped portion 42 or on the left side of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 or It is formed to be guided to the right. That is, as shown in FIG. 3, the game area 21 defined outside the frame-shaped decorative body 40 includes a first ball flow path 21a through which a pachinko ball flows down the left side of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 and the frame-shaped decorative body. The pachinko ball is divided into a second ball flow path 21b through which the pachinko ball flows down on the right side of the body 40. The pachinko ball launched into the game area 21 by the hitting ball launcher M is a first ball flow path according to the arrival position. 21a or the second spherical flow path 21b is configured to flow down.
  As shown in FIG. 2, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 includes a plurality of decorative parts 44 and 45 and a special prize-winning device 52 and 54, which are designed as motifs of the pachinko machine 10. It is provided at the inner peripheral edge. In this embodiment, the decorative parts 44 and 45, the special prize-winning devices 52 and 54, and the bowl-shaped portion 42 define an opening 40a that allows the display portion 17a of the display device 17 to face the front side.
  In the frame-shaped decorative body 40 of the embodiment, as the decorative component 44, a large decorative component 44 that is 1/2 or more of the height dimension of the game board 20 extends along the inner peripheral edge of the right portion of the bowl-shaped portion 42. Arranged. The large decorative component 44 is referred to as a front decorative component 44 to be distinguished from other decorative components 45. The front decorative component 44 is formed of a light-transmitting synthetic resin material, and is brightened by light from a second light-emitting decorative device 73 (to be described later) disposed on the installation member 22. The surroundings can be decorated with light. As described above, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 can decorate the front side of the game board 20 with the plurality of decorative parts 44 and 45, and as described above, the opening that faces the display unit 17a of the display device 17 to the front side. In addition to the function of defining the portion 40a, the frame-shaped decorative body itself has a function as a decorative member.
  Here, as shown in FIG. 4, the first device port 27 to which the frame-shaped decorative body 40 is attached includes a first opening region 27 a corresponding to the opening 40 a and a second opening region corresponding to the front decorative component 44. 27b and a third opening region 27c corresponding to a later-described second normal winning member 71 provided on the base plate portion 43 of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 are formed in communication with each other. In addition, the 3rd opening area | region 27c in which the below-mentioned insertion part 94a of the 2nd normal winning member 71 is penetrated is provided in the lower end part of the 2nd opening area | region 27b in the communication state.
(About the start winning device 46)
In the game board 20, an upper start prize that allows a pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 to win in a second mounting opening 28 formed at a position below the frame-shaped decorative body 40 (a position directly above the out opening 24). A start winning device (winning portion) 46 provided with a mouth 46a and a lower start winning port 46b is provided (see FIG. 16). The upper start winning opening 46a is a normally open type winning opening that is always open upward in the game area 21 so that the pachinko ball can win, and according to the flow-down mode of the pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 of the game board 20 Thus, the pachinko ball can win (win) the upper start winning opening 46a at an arbitrary timing. The lower start winning opening 46b is an open / close type winning opening that is closed by the start opening / closing member 47 so that the lower start winning opening 46b can be opened in accordance with driving of a driving means such as an electromagnetic solenoid. The pachinko ball can flow into the lower start winning opening 46b in accordance with the flow mode of the pachinko balls flowing down the 20 game areas 21 and the opening operation timing of the start opening / closing member 47 by driving of the driving means.
  The start winning device 46 will be described in detail. As shown in FIG. 16, the start winning device 46 includes a mounting plate 48 facing the front of the game board 20, an upper ball receiving portion 49 provided on the front side of the mounting plate 48 and having the upper start winning port 46a, Provided below the upper ball receiving portion 49 is provided with a lower ball receiving portion 50 having the lower start winning opening 46b, and a starting device main body (device main body) 51 disposed on the rear side of the mounting plate 48. . The starter body 51 communicates with the upper start winning port 46a, and an upper ball passage (ball passage) 51a for guiding a pachinko ball won in the upper start winning port 46a to the rear of the game board 20, and A lower ball passage (ball passage) 51b is formed which communicates with the lower start winning opening 46b and guides a pachinko ball won in the lower start winning opening 46b to the rear of the game board 20. The starter main body 51 is inserted into the second mounting port 28 of the game board 20 from the front side, and the attachment plate 48 is screwed to the game board 20, so that the start winning device 46 is attached to the game board 20. In a state where the start winning device 46 is attached to the game board 20, the starter main body 51 protrudes rearward from the rear surface of the game board 20.
  The upper sphere passage 51a extends linearly rearward from the upper start winning opening 46a, and the upper sphere passage 51a has an outlet opening on one side of the rear end portion (right side in the embodiment). Then, the pachinko ball that has won the upper start winning opening 46a rolls the upper ball passage 51a to the rear of the game board 20 and then is discharged from the outlet to the side (see FIG. 8). The lower ball passage 51b extends linearly rearward from the lower start winning opening 46b, and the lower ball passage 51b has an outlet opening downward at a rear end portion thereof. The pachinko ball that won the prize is discharged downward from the outlet after rolling down the lower ball passage 51b to the rear of the game board 20 (see FIG. 8). The pachinko balls discharged from the outlets of the upper and lower ball passages 51a, 51b are configured to be discharged to the collective basket 37 through discharge passages 104, 105 (to be described later) provided in the installation member 22.
(About special prize-winning devices 52 and 54)
In the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 is provided with two special winning devices (winning portions) 52, 54 provided with special winning ports 52a, 54a. By attaching to the first mounting opening 27, both special prize-winning devices 52, 54 are configured to be attached to the first mounting opening 27. In the following description, one special prize-winning device 52 is designated as a first special prize-winning device, and the other special prize-winning device 54 is designated as a second special prize-winning device. The special winning devices 52 and 54 include special winning detection switches (not shown) for detecting pachinko balls that have won the corresponding special winning openings 52a and 54a, and each special winning detection switch is located on the rear side of the pachinko machine 10. Are connected to the control means (not shown) arranged in FIG.
(About the first special prize-winning device 52)
The first special winning device 52 is provided on the left side of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 as shown in FIG. The first special prize opening 52a of the first special prize winning device 52 is a first special prize opening / closing member 53 that can open the first special prize opening 52a in accordance with driving of a driving means (not shown) such as an electromagnetic solenoid. It is an open / closed type winning opening that is closed, and the first special port opening / closing member 53 is opened by driving the pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a) of the game board 20 and driving means. A pachinko ball can be awarded to the first special prize opening 52a in accordance with the operation timing. Further, the pachinko ball that has won the first special prize opening 52a passes the left side of the opening 40a of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 to the lower side through a first special discharge passage 77 provided in the first light emitting decoration device 72 described later. After being guided, the first special ball discharge unit 95, which will be described later, is discharged to the collect basket 37.
(About the second special prize-winning device 54)
As shown in FIG. 3, the second special winning device 54 is provided on the upper portion of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. The second special prize opening 54a of the second special prize winning device 54 is a second special prize opening / closing member 55 that can open the second special prize opening 54a in accordance with driving of a driving means (not shown) such as an electromagnetic solenoid. It is an open / closed type winning opening that is closed, and the second special port opening / closing member 55 is opened by the flow mode of the pachinko balls flowing down the game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a) of the game board 20 and driving of the drive means. A pachinko ball can be awarded to the second special prize opening 54a according to the operation timing. Further, the pachinko ball that has won the second special winning opening 54a is opened from the upper part of the game board 20 through the second special discharge passage 91 provided in the second light emitting decoration device 73 described later, to the opening in the frame-shaped decorative body 40. After being guided to the lower part so as to bypass the right side of 40a, it is configured to be discharged from the second special ball discharge unit 97 described later to the collective basket 37.
  Here, the pachinko machine 10 is provided with a start winning detection switch 57 (see FIG. 8) for detecting pachinko balls won in the upper and lower start winning openings 46a and 46b, and the start winning detection switch 57 is wired to the control means. It is connected. Then, in the control means, various information is acquired in accordance with the detection of the pachinko ball by the start winning detection switch 57 (pachinko ball winning to the upper start winning port 46a or the lower start winning port 46b), and based on the acquired information Thus, a special drawing lottery (winning determination) relating to whether or not to open the special opening / closing members 53 and 55 of the special prize-winning devices 52 and 54 is performed by the control means. Based on the result of the lottery per special symbol, the symbol variation effect is executed in the display device 17, and as a result of the symbol variation effect on the display device 17, a predetermined combination (for example, the same) is displayed on the display unit 17a of the display device 17. The decorative drawing is displayed in a fixed and stopped manner in the three decorative drawings, etc., so that a big hit game (winning game) advantageous to the player is given, and the first special winning device 52 of the first special prize winning device 52 is associated with the occurrence of the big hit game. A jackpot game is performed to open the first special winning opening 52a or the second special winning opening 54a of the second special winning device 54 under a predetermined opening condition, and the player is given an opportunity to win a prize ball. ing.
(Regarding the regular winning members 70 and 71)
As shown in FIG. 4, the game board 20 includes a plurality of third mounting openings penetrating in the front-rear direction in a game area 21 (first ball flow path 21 a) where a pachinko ball flows down the left side of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. (First through-holes) 29 are formed to be spaced apart from each other vertically and horizontally, and a first normal winning opening (winning opening) 70a through which each pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 can win a prize in each third mounting opening 29. A first ordinary winning member (first winning portion, winning portion) 70 is provided. The first normal winning opening 70a is a normally open type winning opening that is always open upward in the gaming area 21 so that the pachinko balls can win, and has a flow-down mode of the pachinko balls flowing down the gaming area 21 of the game board 20. Accordingly, the pachinko ball can be awarded at the first ordinary winning opening 70a at an arbitrary timing. In addition, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 can receive a pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 in the game area 21 (second ball flow path 21b) where the pachinko ball flows down on the right side of the start winning device 46. A second normal winning member (second winning portion, winning portion) 71 having two normal winning ports (winning ports) 71a is disposed. In the embodiment, the second normal winning member 71 is integrally provided on the base plate portion 43 of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. The second normal winning opening 71a is a normally open type winning opening that is always open upward in the game area 21 so that the pachinko ball can be won, and has a flow-down mode of the pachinko ball that flows down the game area 21 of the game board 20. Accordingly, the pachinko ball can be awarded to the second normal winning opening 71a at an arbitrary timing. Further, the pachinko machine 10 includes normal winning detection switches 58 and 59 (see FIG. 8) for detecting pachinko balls won in the normal winning openings 70a and 71a, and the normal winning detection switches 58 and 59 are wired to the control means. It is connected.
(About the gate part 56)
As shown in FIG. 4, the game board 20 has a cutout hole 27 d that extends to the left and communicates with the first mounting port 27 above the uppermost third mounting port 29. A gate portion 56 provided in the frame-shaped decorative body 40 faces the cutout hole 27d. The gate part 56 is a normally open type entrance part in which a gate entrance and a gate exit through which a pachinko ball can pass always open up and down in the game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a). The pachinko balls pass through the gate entrance at an arbitrary timing according to the flow-down mode of the pachinko balls flowing down the area 21, and are discharged to the game area 21 through the gate outlet. The gate unit 56 includes a ball passage detection switch (not shown) capable of detecting a pachinko ball that has entered the gate entrance, and the ball passage detection switch is connected to the control means by wiring. Then, in accordance with the input of the ball detection signal from the ball passage detection switch to the control means (that is, the detection of the pachinko ball), the lottery per usual figure relating to whether or not to open the start opening / closing member 47 of the start winning device 46 Is configured to be performed.
  In the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the start winning detection switches 57 and 57, the special winning detection switch, and the normal winning detection switches 58 and 59 are configured such that a winning ball payout condition is established by detecting a pachinko ball, The control means outputs a control signal to a payout control device (not shown) when the prize ball payout condition is satisfied, and a predetermined number of prize balls are paid out to the upper ball tray 14 or the lower ball tray 15. .
(About the installation member 22)
The installation member 22 opens forward from a back plate 60 formed in a substantially rectangular shape smaller than the outer shape of the game board 20 and an image wall portion 61 protruding forward from the outer peripheral edge of the back plate 60. A box-shaped main body 62 formed in a box shape is provided (see FIG. 5). The installation member 22 has a fixing portion 63 formed on the opening edge of the box-shaped main body 62 (the front portion of the image wall portion 61) so as to extend toward the outside of the opening, and the front end of the fixing portion 63 is The game board 20 and the installation member 22 are fixed with screws in a state where they are in contact with the rear surface of the game board 20. Further, as shown in FIG. 5, a substantially rectangular opening 22a is opened on the back plate 60 of the installation member 22 at a position aligned with the opening 40a of the frame-shaped decorative body 40 in the front-rear direction. The display device 17 is detachably attached to the rear side of the back plate 60, and the display unit 17a of the display device 17 is connected to the front side of the installation member 22 (game board 20) through the opening 22a. It comes to face. In the installation member 22, various effect devices 72 and 73 are installed around the opening 22a so that the installation member 22 can be handled as one unit. In the following description, the rear plate 60 of the installation member 22 may be distinguished by naming the upper, lower, left, and right plate portions with respect to the opening 22a as an upper plate portion, a lower plate portion, a left plate portion, and a right plate portion. is there. In the case of the drawing wall portion 61 of the installation member 22, the upper, lower, left and right portions of the opening 22a are designated as the upper drawing wall portion, the lower drawing wall portion, the left drawing wall portion, and the right drawing wall portion. There is also.
(About fixed part 63)
Next, the fixing part 63 will be described in detail. As shown in FIG. 5, the fixing portion 63 includes an extending portion 63a extending outward from the image wall portion 61, and an abutting edge portion 63b protruding toward the front side at the extending end of the extending portion 63a. The installation member 22 is positioned with respect to the game board 20 in a state where the front end surface of the contact edge 63b is in contact with the rear surface of the game board 20 (see FIG. 13). Further, the outer surface of the contact edge portion 63b is aligned with the outer peripheral surface of the game board 20 so as not to protrude outward. When the game board 20 having the installation member 22 attached to the rear side is attached to the middle frame 12, the outer surface of the contact edge portion 62b of the fixed portion 63 provided on the lower wall portion 61 of the installation member 22 ( The lower surface is placed on the upper surface of the lower frame portion 12b as shown in FIG. In addition, the rear surface of the extending portion 63 a of the fixing portion 63 provided on the lower wall portion 61 is configured to be close to the front surface of the restriction wall portion 35.
(About light-emitting decoration devices 72 and 73)
As shown in FIG. 7, light emitting decoration devices 72 and 73 are disposed at the front end portion of the installation member 22 so as to overlap the rear side of the front decoration component 44 provided on the game board 20 or the frame-shaped decoration body 40. Yes. In the embodiment, the first light emitting decoration device 72 is disposed on the installation member 22 so as to overlap the rear side of the game board 20 on the first ball flow path side, and the front decorative component on the second ball flow path side. 44, the second light emitting decoration device 73 is disposed on the installation member 22 so as to overlap the rear side.
(About the first light emitting decoration device 72)
As shown in FIG. 4 or FIG. 9, the first light emitting decoration device 72 includes a plate-like base material 74 formed in a required shape and size facing the rear side of the first ball flow path 21a in the game board 20. And a first passage defining member 75 which is disposed on the rear surface of the base material 74 and defines a plurality of discharge passages 77 and 78 for discharging and guiding pachinko balls between the base material 74 and the base material 74. The base member 74 and the first passage defining member 75 are both made of a light-transmitting synthetic resin material, and are mounted on a light-emitting substrate 81 (see FIGS. 12 and 13) described later. The game board 20 can be illuminated from the rear side by being brightened by the light 81a. In the embodiment, the base material 74 is configured to be milky white so that the pachinko balls flowing through the rear discharge passages 77 and 78 are difficult to see from the front side.
(About the base material 74)
The base material 74 is positioned in a state where the installation portions 74a provided on the left and lower outer edges are in contact with the front side of the extension portion 63a in the fixing portion 63 of the installation member 22, and are positioned. By fixing to the corresponding extension part 63a by fixing means such as a screw, the base material 74 is positioned substantially parallel to the back plate 60 from the left and lower drawing wall parts 61 toward the center of the installation member 22. The positioning member is positioned and fixed to the installation member 22 in a state where it extends. Then, by attaching the installation member 22 to the rear side of the game board 20, the base 74 of the first light emitting decoration device 72 disposed at the front end of the installation member 22 is configured to face the rear surface of the game board 20. The
  In the base material 74, through holes 76 penetrating in the front-rear direction are formed at positions corresponding to the respective third mounting ports 29 formed in the game board 20. As shown in FIGS. 9 and 10, the through hole 76 has a first area 76a through which a body portion 82, which will be described later, of the first ordinary winning member 70 can be inserted, and one of the left and right directions communicating with the first area 76a. A second region 76b extending to the right (in the embodiment, right side) and a third region 76c extending to the other side, and a screw fixing boss 79, which will be described later, facing the second region 76b via a screw 85. The winning member 70 is fixed. Further, the base member 74 is provided with an engaged portion 74b on the front side of the third region 76c, and an engaging portion 83b (to be described later) of the first normal winning member 70 is fitted into the third region 76c so that the engagement is achieved. The joining portion 83b is configured to engage with the engaged portion 74b and restrict forward movement (see FIG. 12).
(About the first passage defining member 75)
The first passage defining member 75 disposed on the rear surface of the base material 74 is formed with a plurality of discharge passages 77 and 78 opening forward, and the front openings of the discharge passages 77 and 78 are formed on the base material. It is blocked at 74. In the embodiment, the first passage defining member 75 has a first special discharge passage (discharge passage) 77 communicating with the first special winning opening 52a, and a first special winning passage 70a, 70a, 70a communicating with the first special winning opening 70a. 1 normal discharge passage (discharge passage) 78 is provided.
  The first special discharge passage 77 is provided with the installation member 22 attached to the rear side of the game board 20, so that an entrance that opens forward at the upper end portion is a first special winning opening 52 a of the first special winning device 52. And a first special ball outlet (exit) 77a that opens downward at the lower end portion and opens to the outside of the installation member via a first special ball discharge portion 95 described later of the installation member 22. (See FIG. 8). The pachinko ball that has won the first special winning opening 52a flows down the first special discharge passage 77 and is discharged to the outside from the first special ball outlet 77a.
  As shown in FIGS. 8 and 9, the first normal discharge passage 78 includes a plurality of (three in the embodiment) discharge passage portions 78a extending in the vertical direction and each discharge passage portion extending in the left-right direction. 78a and a common passage portion 78b that communicates with each other, and the first ordinary winning port 70a of the corresponding first ordinary winning member 70 is communicated with the upper end portion of each discharge passage portion 78a. And it is comprised so that the pachinko ball which won each 1st normal winning opening 70a may pass into the common channel | path part 78b via the discharge channel | path part 78a. Also, a first ordinary sphere outlet (exit) 78c that opens downward is provided at the downstream end of the common passage portion 78b, and the first ordinary sphere outlet 78c is a first ordinary sphere described later of the installation member 22. It is configured to open to the outside of the installation member through the discharge unit 96. That is, the pachinko balls that have won the three first normal winning ports 70a enter the common passage portion 78b from the respective discharge passage portions 78a and are discharged to the outside from the one first ordinary ball outlet 78c. Yes. In the first ordinary discharge passage 78, the first ordinary winning detection switch 58 for detaching the pachinko ball is detachably attached to the upper side of the first ordinary ball outlet 78c. 58 is configured to detect pachinko balls that have won the three first ordinary winning members 70.
  The ball outlets 77a and 78c in the first special discharge passage 77 and the first normal discharge passage 78 provided in the first light emitting decoration device 72 are arranged side by side in the left-right direction without being biased in the front-rear direction, and each ball outlet 77a. , 78c is configured to fall at a position where it is not biased in the front-rear direction.
  The first passage defining member 75 has a screw fixing boss 79 formed with a screw hole 79a that opens to the front side at a position corresponding to the second region 76b in each through hole 76 provided in the base member 74. The front end of the screw fixing boss 79 faces the rear side of the second region 76b. Further, the wall portion 75a defining the first normal discharge passage 78 in the first passage defining member 75 faces the rear side of the third region 76c in each through hole 76, and is fitted in the third region 76c. The rearward movement of the engaging portion 83b described later of the first normal winning member 70 is configured to be regulated by the wall portion 75a.
  Here, in a state where the first passage defining member 75 is disposed on the rear side of the base material 74, the first region is formed on the rear side of the second region 76b and the third region 76c of the through hole 76 formed in the base material 74. Since the screw fixing boss 79 provided on the passage defining member 75 and the front surface of the wall portion 75a face each other, the fitting recess 80 that is recessed from the front surface (front surface of the base material 74) of the first light emitting decoration device 72 to the rear side is the second. It is formed corresponding to region 76b and third region 76c. The fitting recess 80 (the second region 76b and the third region 76c) is an attachment portion 83 (specifically, the fitting portion 83a and the engagement portion 83b of the attachment portion 83) formed on the first normal winning member 70, which will be described later. ) So that the mounting portion 83 is fixed to the screw fixing boss 79 by a screw 85 in a state where the mounting portion 83 is fitted in the fitting recess 80. It has become. Further, the depth of the fitting recess 80 is set to be substantially the same as the thickness dimension of the mounting portion 83, and in the state where the mounting portion 83 is fitted into the fitting recess 80, the front end of the mounting portion 83 is the base material 74. The first light emitting decoration device 72 is configured to face substantially the same plane as the front surface (see FIG. 12).
  A plurality of first light emitting substrates 81 are disposed on the rear side of the first passage defining member 75. A plurality of light emitters 81a such as LEDs that emit light toward the front side are mounted on the front surface of the first light emitting substrate 81. By emitting light from the light emitters 81a, the first passage defining member 75 and The game board 20 can be illuminated from the rear side by the light transmitted through the base material 74.
  Here, the first light emitting decoration device 72 receives a pachinko ball guided to the rear side of the game board 20 by the winning portions 52 and 70 by the base material 74 and the first passage defining member 75 constituting the device 72. The discharge passages 77 and 78 for guiding the discharge are defined, and the first light emitting decoration device 72 has a function as a passage component that is attached to the installation member 22 to define the discharge passages 77 and 78. It can be said.
(About the first normal winning member 70)
Next, the first normal winning member (winning part) 70 will be described in detail. The first normal winning member 70 is detachably disposed on the first light emitting decoration device 72 disposed at the front end portion of the installation member 22 and positioned on the rear side of the game board 20. By attaching the game board 20 from the front side to the installation member 22 in which the first light emitting decoration device 72 is disposed, the front part of each first normal winning member 70 is inserted into the corresponding third mounting port 29 and the front side of the game board. (See FIGS. 12 and 13). In each first normal winning member 70, a first normal winning port 70a in which a pachinko ball can be won always opens upward in the game area 21, and flows down the game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a) of the game board 20. The pachinko balls can win the first normal winning opening 70a at an arbitrary timing according to the flow-down mode of the pachinko balls to be performed. In the embodiment, three first normal winning members 70 are arranged in the first light emitting decoration device 72.
  The three first normal winning members 70 have the same configuration. The first ordinary winning member 70 is a light-transmitting member formed of a light-transmitting synthetic resin material. As shown in FIGS. And a plate-like attachment portion 83 provided at the rear end of the main body portion 82 and extending outward. The attachment portion 83 includes a fitting portion 83a that extends outward from one side across the main body portion 82 and an engagement portion 83b that extends outward from the other side. The winning member 70 is positioned and fixed to the first light emitting decoration device 72. Specifically, a concave portion 84 that is recessed rearward is formed on the front surface of the fitting portion 83a, and a through hole 84a that penetrates forward and backward so as to open to the concave portion 84 is formed. Then, as shown in FIG. 12, the fitting portion 83a is fitted into the second region 76b of the through hole 76 formed in the base material 74 and the fitting portion 83b is fitted into the third region 76c. 83a is fixed to the screw fixing boss 79 of the first passage defining member 75 with a screw 85, so that the main body portion 82 projects forward from the first light emitting decoration device 72 and the first light-emitting decorative device 72 is One normal winning opening 70a is fixed in a state of communicating with the corresponding discharge passage portion 78a. Further, the engagement portion 83b is restricted from moving backward by the wall portion 75a of the first passage defining member 75, and is restricted from moving forward by the engaged portion 74b. The member 70 is reliably positioned on both the left and right sides of the rear end of the main body portion 82.
  A positioning hole 86 is formed in the fitting portion 83a, and a positioning protrusion 87 that can be inserted into the positioning hole 86 is provided in the first passage defining member 75 (see FIG. 9). That is, the first normal winning member 70 is positioned by inserting the positioning projection 87 into the positioning hole 86.
  The first normal winning member 70 disposed in the first light emitting decoration device 72 is inserted into the third mounting port 29 of the game board 20 from the rear side through the installation member 22 on the rear side of the game board 20. By disposing the first light emitting decoration device 72, as shown in FIGS. 12 and 13, the main body portion 82 protrudes forward from the third mounting opening 29 and enters the game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a). Composed to face. A portion of the main body portion 82 that opens upward in the game area 21 functions as a first normal winning opening (winning opening) 70a, and a pachinko ball flowing down the gaming area 21 wins the first normal winning opening 70a. It becomes possible. Then, the pachinko balls that have won the first normal winning opening 70a are guided to the rear side of the game board 20 by the main body 82, then enter the discharge passage portion 78a, and are discharged from the first normal ball outlet 78c. Configured to be. In the embodiment, the first normal winning member 70 is attached to the game board 20 by attaching the installation member 22 to the rear side of the game board 20 with the first light emitting decoration device 72 disposed on the installation member 22. In the embodiment, a gaming machine configuration in which the first normal winning member 70 is arranged from the installation member 22 and the first light emitting decoration device (passage component member) 72 to the game board 20 in the embodiment. A member is constructed.
  A countersunk screw is used as the screw 85, and the head of the screw 85 is accommodated in the recess 84 in a state where the first normal winning member 70 is attached to the first light emitting decoration device 72 by the screw 85. The front end of the head (the front end of the screw 85) is configured to be located on the rear side of the front end of the attachment portion 83.
  As shown in FIG. 13, an inclination is formed on the lower surface of the front portion of the main body portion 82 of the first normal winning member 70 so as to be displaced downward from the front side toward the rear side, and the front end portion of the main body portion 82 is tapered. It is formed into a shape. That is, the vertical dimension of the front end portion of the main body portion 82 is set smaller (set to about ½) than the third mounting port 29, and the main body portion 82 is inserted into the third mounting port 29 of the game board 20 from the rear side. In this step, the front end of the main body 82 can be smoothly inserted into the edge of the third mounting opening 29 without being caught.
(About the second light emitting decoration device 73)
The second light emitting decoration device 73 includes a transparent case body 88 formed in a required shape and size facing the rear side of the front decoration component 44 provided on the frame-shaped decoration body 40, and a rear surface of the case body 88. And a second passage defining member 89 that defines a plurality of discharge passages 91 and 93 between the case body 88 and discharge guides for pachinko balls (see FIG. 11). The case body 88 and the second passage defining member 89 are both made of a light-transmitting synthetic resin material, and are brightened by the light of the light emitting body 90a mounted on the light emitting substrate 90 described later. The front decorative component 44 can be illuminated from the rear side.
  As shown in FIG. 7, the case body 88 is positioned in a state where the installation portions 88 a provided on the right and lower outer edges are in contact with the front side of the extension portion 63 a in the fixing portion 63 of the installation member 22. Each case portion 88 is fixed to the corresponding extension portion 63a by a fixing means such as a screw, so that the case body 88 is directed toward the center of the installation member 22 from the right and lower drawing wall portions 61. It is positioned and fixed to the installation member 22 in a state of extending in a posture substantially parallel to 60. Then, by attaching the installation member 22 to the rear side of the game board 20, the case body 88 of the second light emitting decoration device 73 disposed at the front end of the installation member 22 faces the rear surface of the front decoration component 44. Composed.
  As shown in FIG. 11, a second light emitting substrate 90 is accommodated in the case body 88, and a plurality of light emitting members such as LEDs that irradiate light toward the front side on the front surface of the second light emitting substrate 90. 90a is mounted, and the front decorative component 44 can be illuminated by the light transmitted through the case body 88 by emitting light from the light emitter 90a.
(About the second passage defining member 89)
As shown in FIG. 8, the second passage defining member 89 disposed on the rear surface of the case body 88 is formed with a plurality of discharge passages 91, 93 that open forward, and the discharge passages 91, 93. The front opening is closed by a case body 88. In the embodiment, the second special discharge passage (discharge passage) 91 defined by the second passage defining member 89 located on the rear side of the case body 88 is formed on the upper edge of the opening 40 a in the frame-shaped decorative body 40. A communication member 92 (see FIG. 3) extending in the left-right direction along the second special winning opening 54a is connected to the second special winning opening 54a. In addition, a second normal discharge passage (discharge passage) 93 that communicates with the second normal winning port 71 a is provided between the second passage defining member 89 and the case body 88.
  The second special discharge passage 91 is connected to the second special winning port 54a of the second special winning device 54 through the communication member 92 by attaching the installation member 22 to the rear side of the game board 20. At the same time, a second special ball outlet (exit) 91a that opens downward at the lower end portion is configured to open to the outside of the installation member via a second special ball discharge portion 97 described later of the installation member 22. The pachinko balls that have won the second special prize opening 54a flow down the communication member 92 and the second special discharge passage 91 and are discharged to the outside from the second special ball outlet 91a.
  As shown in FIG. 8, the second normal discharge passage 93 is configured such that the path is changed downward after extending in the left-right direction, and the upstream end of the portion extending in the left-right direction is the second end. The normal winning member 71 is configured to communicate with the second normal winning port 71a. A second ordinary sphere outlet 93 a that opens downward is provided at the downstream end of the second ordinary discharge passage 93, and the second ordinary sphere outlet (outlet) 93 a is a second ordinary sphere described later of the installation member 22. It is configured to open to the outside of the installation member via the discharge unit 98 (see FIG. 15). In addition, the second normal winning passage detection switch 59 for detaching the pachinko ball is detachably attached to the second normal discharging passage 93 above the second normal ball outlet 93a. 59 is configured to detect a pachinko ball that has won the second ordinary winning member 71.
  The ball outlets 91a and 93a in the second special discharge passage 91 and the second normal discharge passage 93 provided in the second light emitting decoration device 73 are arranged side by side in the left-right direction without being biased in the front-rear direction. The pachinko balls discharged from 91a and 93a are configured to fall at positions that do not deviate in the front-rear direction.
  Here, the second light emitting decoration device 73 receives the pachinko ball guided to the rear side of the game board 20 by the winning portions 54 and 71 by the case body 88 and the second passage defining member 89 constituting the device 73. The discharge passages 91 and 93 for guiding the discharge are defined, and the second light emitting decoration device 73 is attached to the installation member 22 and has a function as a passage component member that defines the discharge passages 91 and 93. It can be said.
(About the second normal winning member 71)
Next, the second normal winning member (second winning portion, winning portion) 71 provided on the frame-shaped decorative body (decorating member) 40 will be described in detail. The second normal winning member 71 is a light-transmitting member integrally formed on the base plate portion 43 by a light-transmitting synthetic resin material like the base plate portion 43, and is shown in FIGS. As shown in the figure, a main body portion 94 having a bowl-like shape that opens upward and whose front end portion is closed by a front wall, and an insertion portion 94a that is provided at the rear end of the main body portion 94 and extends rearward from the rear surface of the base plate portion 43. With. Then, by attaching the frame-shaped decorative body 40 provided with the second normal winning member 71 to the game board 20 from the front side, the base plate portion 43 comes into contact with the front surface of the game board 20 and the second normal winning member 71 The second normal winning opening 71a is positioned in an open state in the game area 21 (second ball flow down path 21b). That is, in the second ordinary winning member 71, like the first ordinary winning member 70, the second ordinary winning opening 71 a through which a pachinko ball can be won always opens upward in the game area 21, and the game of the game board 20 The pachinko balls can win the second normal winning opening 71a at an arbitrary timing according to the flow mode of the pachinko balls flowing down the region 21 (second ball flow path 21b). In the embodiment, one second normal winning member 71 is provided in the frame-shaped decorative body 40.
  In the second ordinary winning member 71, the insertion portion 94a protrudes rearward from the third opening region 27c in the first mounting opening 27 in a state where the base plate portion 43 is in contact with the front surface of the game board 20. And the insertion part 94a of the 2nd normal winning member 71 is provided in the said 2nd light emission decoration device 73 by attaching the said installation member 22 to the back side of the game board 20 to which the frame-shaped decoration body 40 was attached. 2 It is configured to communicate with the normal discharge passage 93. The front-rear dimension of the second normal prize-winning member 71 is set to be equal to the front-rear dimension of the first normal prize-winning member 70, and both the normal prize-winning members 70, 71 are won and guided to the rear side of the game board 20. The normal discharge passages 78 and 93 for discharging and guiding the pachinko balls thus formed can be provided with the front and rear positions aligned.
(About the ball discharge portions 95, 96, 97, 98 of the installation member 22)
The installation member 22 has ball outlets 77a, 78c of the discharge passages 77, 78, 91, 93 corresponding to the plurality of discharge passages 77, 78, 91, 93 provided on the rear side of the game board 20. , 91a, 93a is provided with ball discharge portions 95, 96, 97, 98 for guiding the discharge of pachinko balls to the collecting rod 37 provided on the inner frame 12 (see FIGS. 5 to 8). . Since the configurations of the first special ball discharge portion 95 and the first normal ball discharge portion 96 corresponding to the first special discharge passage 77 and the first normal discharge passage 78 provided in the first light emitting decoration device 72 are the same, The first ordinary sphere discharge unit 96 will be described, and the same parts of the first special sphere discharge unit 95 will be denoted by the same reference numerals and detailed description thereof will be omitted. The second special ball discharge portion 97 and the second normal ball discharge portion 98 corresponding to the second special discharge passage 91 and the second normal discharge passage 93 provided in the second light emitting decoration device 73 have the same configuration. Therefore, the second ordinary sphere discharge unit 98 will be described, and the same parts of the second special sphere discharge unit 97 will be denoted by the same reference numerals and detailed description thereof will be omitted.
(About the 1st normal ball discharge part 96)
As shown in FIGS. 5 and 6, the lower wall portion 61 of the installation member 22 is formed with a step 99 that is one step lower on the open end side, and the first normal discharge passage is formed in the step 99. A first ordinary sphere discharge section 96 is provided for discharging the pachinko balls that pass through the 78 first ordinary sphere outlets 78c. The first ordinary sphere discharge part 96 includes a first fitting hole (fitting hole) 100 provided so as to penetrate vertically in the step part 99. The first fitting hole 100 has a rectangular shape formed by a back surface of the step portion 99, a pair of side wall portions that rise apart in the left-right direction, and a first inclined wall 101 that connects both side wall portions on the front side. It is open. As shown in FIG. 13, the first inclined wall 101 is formed so as to extend obliquely upward from the extending portion 63 a in the fixed portion 63 toward the front side, and the first ordinary sphere outlet in the first inclined wall 101 is formed. The inclined surface 101a facing 78c is inclined downward from the front side to the rear side. In addition, the inclined rear end of the first inclined wall 101 is located at the lower front side of the first ordinary sphere outlet 78c, and a pachinko ball that passes straight out from the first ordinary sphere outlet 78c is the first inclined wall 101. It is comprised so that contact with the inclined surface 101a of this is possible. That is, the pachinko sphere passing out from the first normal sphere outlet 78c can be de-energized by contacting the inclined surface 101a, and the pachinko sphere can be guided obliquely rearward. In the embodiment, the first inclined wall 101 functions as a depressing portion that depresses the pachinko ball passing through the first normal ball outlet 78c by contact.
  A support portion 101 b that protrudes to the front side is provided at the upper end portion of the first inclined wall 101. As shown in FIG. 13, the front end of the support portion 101b is dimensioned so as to be aligned with the front end of the contact edge portion 63b provided on the fixed portion 63, and the installation member 22 is attached to the rear side of the game board 20. In this state, the fixing portion 63 can stably support the fixing portion 63 by the support portion 101b and the contact edge portion 63b coming into contact with the rear surface of the game board 20 at positions separated vertically. ing. Further, as shown in FIG. 13, a lower end portion of the first normal discharge passage 78 (common passage portion 78b) is fitted into the first fitting hole 100 to form the first normal ball outlet 78c and a first inclined portion. It is comprised so that the positional relationship with the wall 101 (inclined surface 101a) can be maintained appropriately.
(About the second normal ball discharge unit 98)
On the open end side of the lower wall 61 in the installation member 22, a second ordinary sphere discharge portion 98 that discharges pachinko balls passing through the second ordinary sphere outlet 93 a of the second ordinary discharge passage 93 is provided. ing. The second ordinary sphere discharge unit 98 includes a second fitting hole (fitting hole) 102 provided so as to penetrate vertically in the lower wall 61. A front end edge of the second fitting hole 102 is defined by a second inclined wall 103 extending obliquely upward from the extending portion 63a toward the front side. That is, as shown in FIG. 15, the inclined surface 103a facing the second ordinary sphere outlet 93a in the second inclined wall 103 is inclined downward from the front side toward the rear side. The inclined rear end of the second inclined wall 103 is positioned in front of the lower side of the second ordinary sphere outlet 93a, and the pachinko sphere that passes straight out from the second ordinary sphere outlet 93a is the second inclined wall 103. It is comprised so that contact with the inclined surface 103a of this is possible. That is, the pachinko sphere passing out from the second ordinary sphere outlet 93a can be de-energized by coming into contact with the inclined surface 103a, and the pachinko sphere can be guided obliquely backward. In the embodiment, the second inclined wall 103 functions as a depressing portion that depresses the pachinko ball passing through the second normal ball outlet 93a by contact.
  Here, the upper end of the second inclined wall 103 is not provided with a support portion corresponding to the support portion 101 b of the first inclined wall 101, but the game board 20 is provided at the upper end portion of the second inclined wall 103. The structure which provides the support part which contact | abuts to the rear surface can be employ | adopted.
  As shown in FIG. 15, the lower end portion of the second normal discharge passage 93 is located above the second fitting hole 102 and passes through the second normal ball outlet 93a of the second normal discharge passage 93. The pachinko balls that have come out pass through the second fitting hole 102 and are discharged to the collective basket 37.
(About the starting passage defining member 107)
As shown in FIG. 8, the lower plate portion 60 of the installation member 22 has a first start discharge passage 104 communicating with the upper start winning port 46 a and the lower start winning port at a position corresponding to the start winning unit 46. A start passage defining member 107 having a second start discharge passage 105 communicating with 46b is provided. The first start discharge passage 104 communicates with the upper ball passage 51a of the start winning device 46 at the upper end portion, and opens the ball outlet 104a downward at the lower end portion. Further, the second start discharge passage 105 communicates with the lower ball passage 51b of the start winning device 46 at the upper end portion and opens the ball outlet 105a downward at the lower end portion. The pachinko balls that have entered the corresponding start discharge passages 104 and 105 from the respective ball passages 51a and 51b are discharged from the corresponding ball outlets 104a and 105a. In addition, each of the first start discharge passage 104 and the second start discharge passage 105 is detachably attached with the start winning detection switch 57 for detecting a pachinko ball above each ball outlet 104a, 105a. The start winning detection switch 57 is configured to detect pachinko balls that have won the corresponding start winning ports 46a and 46b.
  The lower wall 61 of the installation member 22 is provided with a start opening 106 that allows passage of pachinko balls passed through the ball outlets 104a and 105a of the two start discharge passages 104 and 105. As shown in FIG. 16, the ball outlets 104 a and 105 a are opened right above the collecting cage 37, and the pachinko balls that have passed through the ball outlets 104 a and 105 a are gathered via the starting opening 106. 37 to be discharged. That is, in the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the pachinko balls that pass through the ball outlets 104a and 105a located at the center in the left-right direction of the game board 20 are directly discharged to the collective basket 37 without contacting the depressing portion. On the other hand, the pachinko balls passing through the ball outlets 77a, 78c, 91a, 93a provided in the left and right light emitting decoration devices 72, 73 are brought into contact with the force-reducing portions (inclined walls 101, 103) to be reduced. At the same time, it is discharged to the collecting rod 37 by being guided obliquely backward.
(Effects of Example)
Next, the operation of the pachinko machine 10 according to the above-described embodiment will be described.
  When the player rotates the operation lever 16 a of the operation handle 16 provided on the front frame 13, a pachinko ball launched from the hitting ball launcher M is launched into the game area 21 of the game board 20. The pachinko balls launched into the game area 21 flow down the outer periphery of the frame-shaped decorative body 40, and when the pachinko balls win the start winning ports 46a and 46b, the display is performed based on the control of the control means. The symbol starts changing on the display unit 17a of the device 17, and a required symbol variation effect is developed. As a result of the symbol variation effect developed on the display unit 17a, a big hit occurs when a decorative drawing is stopped and displayed on the display unit 17a with a predetermined symbol combination. When a big hit occurs, the special winning openings 52a, 54a of the special winning devices 52, 54 are opened according to the symbol combination displayed on the display unit 17a of the display device 17, and the player receives many prize balls. Can be acquired.
  The light emitters 81a and 90a provided on the respective light emitting substrates 81 and 90 based on the control of the control means are controlled by the control means according to the symbol variation effect developed on the display unit 17a of the display device 17. Based on the above, light emission and blinking change the brightness of the game board 20 and the front decoration component 44, thereby enhancing the interest of the game. In particular, in the configuration in which the two special prize-winning devices 52 and 54 are disposed so as to face the first ball flow path 21a as in the embodiment, the first light emitting decoration device 72 disposed on the installation member 22 is the first. When the light emitter 81a emits light, the base material 74 is brightened by the light from the first light emitter 81a, and an area corresponding to the first ball flow path 21a in the game board 20 is illuminated from the back side. In other words, when “left-handed” is performed, the effect of rendering can be enhanced by illuminating the first ball flow path 21a of interest by the player from the back side.
(Regarding the action of the normal winning members 70 and 71)
Next, the operation of the normal winning members 70 and 71 will be described. In the pachinko machine 10 according to the embodiment, the first ordinary winning member 70 is disposed on the first light emitting decoration device 72 disposed on the rear side of the game board 20, and the first ordinary winning member 70 is arranged. The first light emission decoration device 72 is provided with a first passage defining member 75 that forms a first normal discharge passage 78 for discharging the pachinko ball that has won the first normal winning opening 70a. That is, it is not necessary to individually attach the first normal winning member 70 and the first passage defining member 75 to the game board 20, and the game board 20 is provided at the front end of the installation member 22 where the first light emitting decoration device 72 is disposed. Therefore, the first normal winning member 70 and the first normal discharge passage 78 can be positioned at appropriate positions on the game board 20, and the number of steps for assembling parts with respect to the game board 20 can be reduced. Further, since the first ordinary winning member 70 located on the front side of the game board 20 can be removed as a whole by simply removing the installation member 22 from the game board 20, the game board 20 can be easily separated and the recyclability is improved. .
  In the pachinko machine 10 according to the embodiment, the frame-shaped decorative body 40 provided on the front side of the game board 20 is provided with the second normal winning member 71 and is provided on the rear side of the game board 20. The second light emitting decoration device 73 is provided with a second passage defining member 89 that forms a second normal discharge passage 93 for discharging a pachinko ball that has won a prize in the second normal winning opening 71a of the second normal winning member 71. Yes. That is, it is not necessary to individually attach the frame-shaped decorative body 40 and the second normal winning member 71 to the game board 20, and only by arranging the frame-shaped decorative body 40 on the game board 20, the game board 20 can be placed at an appropriate position. The second normal winning member 71 can be positioned, and the number of steps for assembling parts with respect to the game board 20 can be reduced. Moreover, since the 2nd normal prize-winning member 71 can also be removed integrally only by removing the frame-shaped decorative body 40 from the game board 20, separation of the game board 20 is easy and recyclability improves.
  In the pachinko machine 10 according to the embodiment, the first light-emitting decorative device 72 disposed on the installation member 22 is provided with the first normal winning member 70 and the frame-shaped decorative body 40 is provided with the second normal winning member 71. Therefore, by disposing the installation member 22 and the frame-shaped decorative body 40 on the game board 20, a plurality of winning portions 70, 71 can be provided so as to open the winning openings 70a, 71a in the gaming area 21, There is no need to provide a dedicated fastening portion for fastening the winning portion on the game board 20, and the processing man-hours of the game board 20 can be reduced.
  The first ordinary winning member 70 is a screw inserted from the front side into the through hole 84a of the mounting portion 83 in a state where the mounting portion 83 is fitted from the front side into the fitting recess 80 formed on the front surface of the first light emitting decoration device 72. By screwing 85 into the screw hole 79a of the corresponding screw fixing boss 79, the main body portion 82 is positioned and fixed to the first light emitting decoration device 72 in a state of protruding forward (see FIG. 12). Then, when the game board 20 is disposed at the front end of the installation member 22 where the first light emitting decoration device 72 is disposed, the main body portion of the first normal winning member 70 protruding forward from the first light emitting decoration device 72. 82 is inserted into the corresponding third mounting opening 29 from the rear side and the game board 20 is fixed to the installation member 22, so that the main body portion 82 of the first normal winning member 70 protrudes forward from the third mounting opening 29. The game area 21 (first ball flow path 21a). Since the attachment portion 83 of the first ordinary winning member 70 is fitted in the fitting recess 80, the mounting stability of the first ordinary winning member 70 is increased. Further, since the main body portion 82 inserted through the third mounting opening 29 is supported by the inner peripheral surface of the third mounting opening 29, the pachinko ball flowing down the game area 21 comes into contact with the main body portion 82. The impact can be supported by the game board 20 itself, and the attachment portion of the first normal winning member 70 to the first light emitting decoration device 72 can be prevented from being damaged. Moreover, since the main body part 82 is formed in the taper shape in the 1st normal winning member 70 of an Example, this main body part 82 can be easily penetrated to the 3rd attachment port 29, and workability | operativity improves. .
  As shown in FIG. 14, the second ordinary winning member 71 has an insertion portion 94a for guiding a pachinko ball won in the second ordinary winning opening 71a to the rear side from the base plate portion 43 of the frame-shaped decorative body 40. It is provided to extend. Then, by arranging the frame-shaped decorative body 40 on the front side of the game board 20, the insertion portion 94 a of the second normal winning member 71 is inserted into the third opening region 27 c of the first mounting opening 27, and the game board 20. The insertion portion 94 a communicates with the second normal discharge passage 93 while extending rearward. Therefore, the pachinko ball that has won the second normal winning opening 71 a can be smoothly guided to the rear side of the game board 20 and can be passed through the second normal discharge passage 93. That is, since the pachinko ball is guided directly to the second normal discharge passage 93 by the second normal winning member 71, the pachinko ball that won the second normal winning port 71a is placed behind the game board 20 through the third opening region 27c. Compared to the configuration guided to the side, the pachinko ball can be smoothly guided.
  Here, in the pachinko machine 10 of the example, the front-rear dimensions of the first ordinary winning member 70 and the second ordinary winning member 71 are set to be equal. Specifically, the extension length of the first normal winning member 70 to the rear of the game board 20 and the extension length of the second normal winning member 71 to the rear of the game board 20 are set to be equal. The front and rear positions of the discharge passages 78 and 93 that are provided on the member 22 (light emitting decoration devices 72 and 73) and discharge the pachinko balls guided by the normal winning members 70 and 71 can be aligned. The dimensions can be kept small. That is, as in the embodiment, the first normal winning member 70 is provided in the first ball flow down path 21 a on the left side of the game board 20, and the second normal winning member 71 is in the second ball down flow path 21 b on the right side of the game board 20. In the configuration provided in the game board 20, the space required behind the game board 20 is prevented from increasing by shifting the front and rear positions of the discharge passages 78, 93 provided to be separated from each other on the rear side of the game board 20. Can do.
  As shown in FIG. 13, the pachinko ball that has won the first normal winning port 70a of the first normal winning member 70 is guided to the rear side of the game board 20 by the main body 82 of the first normal winning member 70, The gas is passed through the first normal discharge passage 78, falls in the first normal discharge passage 78, and is discharged from the first normal ball outlet 78c below the installation member 22. The pachinko sphere discharged from the first ordinary sphere outlet 78c comes into contact with the inclined surface 101a of the first ordinary sphere discharge portion 96 provided in the fixing portion 63 of the installation member 22 and is guided obliquely rearward, thereby It is received by a collecting rod 37 provided on the frame 12. That is, the pachinko ball that has fallen from the first normal discharge passage 78 is depressurized by coming into contact with the inclined surface 101a, so that the pachinko ball jumps up in the gathering cage 37 and hits the subsequent pachinko ball to prevent a smooth fall. The pachinko sphere can be smoothly discharged without doing so.
  At the upper end of the first inclined wall 101 that comes into contact with the pachinko ball falling from the first normal discharge passage 78, a support portion 101b that protrudes forward and contacts the rear surface of the game board 20 is provided. That is, the support portion 101b is brought into contact with the game board 20 to increase the rigidity of the first inclined wall 101, and the game board 20 can receive an impact when the pachinko ball comes into contact with the first inclined wall 101. It can suppress that the 1st inclination wall 101 damages. Further, in the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, in the lower fixing portion 63 provided with the first ordinary ball discharge portion 96 in the installation member 22, the contact edge portion 63 b extending from the lower end edge to the front side is provided on the game board 20. It is in contact with the rear surface. That is, as shown in FIG. 13, in the vertical position of the first inclined wall 101 where the pachinko balls falling from the first normal discharge passage 78 come into contact, the first inclined wall 101 is played by the contact edge 63b and the support portion 101b. 20 is supported. Therefore, the rigidity of the first inclined wall 101 can be further increased, and the first inclined wall 101 can be prevented from being damaged by an impact caused by contact with the pachinko sphere.
  In the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the second ordinary winning member 71, the first special winning device 52, and the second special winning device 54 fall from the corresponding discharge paths 93, 77, 91 for discharging and guiding each pachinko ball. Since the ball discharging portions 98, 95, 97 provided with the inclined walls 101, 103 that come into contact with the pachinko balls to be reduced are provided on the installation member 22, respectively, a plurality of winning portions 71, 52, 54 were won. Each pachinko ball can be discharged smoothly.
  As shown in FIG. 13, the lower end of the first normal discharge passage 78 (common passage portion 78b) is fitted into the first fitting hole 100 of the first normal sphere discharge portion 96, thereby The positional relationship between the normal sphere outlet 78c and the first inclined wall 101 (inclined surface 101a) is appropriately maintained. That is, the pachinko sphere falling from the first normal discharge passage 78 can be reliably brought into contact with the first inclined wall 101, and the pachinko sphere can be reliably de-energized.
  Here, when using a transparent plate made of acrylic resin as the gaming board 20 as in the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the thickness of the gaming board 20 is reduced from the standpoint of weight reduction. When the thickness of the game board 20 is reduced, when the game board 20 is set on the game board holding part 30 of the middle frame 12, the installation area of the game board 20 placed on the lower frame part 12b is reduced and stability is improved. May be lowered. Therefore, in the pachinko machine 10 of the embodiment, the installation member 22 disposed on the rear side of the game board 20 is formed so as to extend the contact edge portion 63b from the end edge of the extension portion 63a, thereby providing rigidity. By providing a raised fixing portion 63 and fixing the fixing portion 63 to the game board 20, as shown in FIG. 13, the fixing portion 63 is placed on the lower frame portion 12b together with the game board 20 to increase the installation area. To improve stability. In this case, in order to secure an area for placing the game board 20 and the fixing portion 63 in the lower frame portion 12b, the collective basket 37 is displaced to the rear side and provided in the middle frame 12. The first normal discharge passage 78 is provided by using the fixed portion 63 to provide the first inclined wall 101 for guiding the pachinko balls falling from the first normal discharge passage 78 to the collecting rod 37 displaced rearward. Thus, the pachinko balls can be smoothly guided to the collective cage 37 without changing the position of. The relationship between the second normal discharge passage 93, the first special discharge passage 77 and the second special discharge passage 91 and the corresponding inclined walls 101, 103 is the relationship between the first normal discharge passage 78 and the first inclined wall 101. Since it is the same as the relationship, the same effect is obtained. In addition, since the collecting rod 37 that receives the pachinko balls falling from the discharge passages 77, 78, 91, 93 provided to be separated in the left-right direction can be formed linearly in the left-right direction without being displaced in the front-rear direction. The configuration of the lower frame portion 12b in the frame 12 can also be simplified.
[Another Example]
FIG. 17 is an explanatory diagram illustrating a main part of the pachinko machine 10 according to another embodiment, and description of components common to the embodiment is omitted. In addition, the same reference numerals are assigned to the same members and parts having the same functions as in the embodiment.
  In the pachinko machine 10 according to another embodiment, as shown in FIG. 17, the engaged portion 74b of the base 74 in the first light emitting decoration device 72 is omitted, and the fitting recess 80 (first in the first normal winning member 70). The mounting portion 83 fitted in the second region 76b and the third region 76c) is configured such that the front surface of the mounting portion 83 comes into contact with the rear surface of the game board 20 in a state where the game board 20 is attached to the installation member 22. . That is, the fitting portion 83 a in the attachment portion 83 is sandwiched between the screw fixing boss 79 and the game board 20, and the engagement portion 83 b in the attachment portion 83 is sandwiched between the wall portion 75 a and the game board 20. It has come to be.
  In another embodiment, the mounting portion 83 of the first normal winning member 70 is fitted into the fitting recess 80 of the first light emitting decoration device 72 and the mounting portion 83 is sandwiched between the first light emitting decoration device 72 and the game board 20. Since it comprised, the attachment stability of the 1st normal winning member 70 increases.
[Example of change]
The present invention is not limited to the configuration of the above-described embodiment, and other configurations can be appropriately employed.
(1) In the embodiment, the first ordinary winning member is provided in the first light emitting decoration device disposed on the installation member, but the member that provides the first ordinary winning member is not limited to having the function of decorating the light. Alternatively, it may be a passage defining member having only a function of defining a discharge passage for discharging and guiding the game balls won in the first normal winning member.
(2) In the embodiment, the case where the second normal winning member is provided in the frame-shaped decorative body has been described. However, the member provided with the second normal winning member is a frame-shaped decorative body for defining a game area. However, the present invention is not limited to this, and it may be a decorative member arranged on the game board from the front side for various decorations. That is, the second normal winning member may be integrally provided on the base plate portion provided on the decorative member and contacting the front surface of the game board.
(3) In the embodiment, the first light emitting decoration device is described as having three first normal winning members, while the frame-shaped decorative body is provided with one second normal winning member. The number of the normal winning members provided in the device or the frame-shaped decorative body can be arbitrarily set.
(4) In the embodiment, the second ordinary winning member is integrally formed with the frame-shaped decorative body (decorating member), but the second ordinary winning member is fixed to the frame-shaped decorative body (decorating member) with screws or the like. A configuration that is detachably provided by means may be employed. Even if the second ordinary winning member is detachably provided on the frame-shaped decorative body (decorating member) as described above, the frame-shaped decorative body (decorating member) and the second ordinary winning member can be handled integrally. There is no need to provide a dedicated fastening portion for fastening the second normal winning member to the game board.
(5) In the embodiment, the first normal winning member is arranged corresponding to the first ball flow path in the game area, and the second normal winning member is arranged corresponding to the second ball flow path in the game area. A configuration may be employed in which the first normal winning member is disposed corresponding to the second ball flow path in the game area, and the second normal winning member is disposed corresponding to the first ball flow path in the game area. Specifically, the first ordinary winning member is provided on the front side of the second light emitting decoration device of the embodiment, and the second light emitting decoration device is arranged on the rear side of the game board, so that the second ball flow down path is provided. The first normal winning member is inserted into the through hole from the rear side, and the second normal winning member is provided on the decorative member provided in the first ball flow path, and the decorative member is provided on the front side of the game board. Thus, the second normal winning port of the second normal winning member may be configured to communicate with the second through hole provided in the second ball flow path.
(6) In the embodiment, the second through hole through which the second normal winning opening of the second normal winning member communicates is configured as a part of the first mounting port to which the frame-shaped decorative body is attached. When the second through hole is provided in the game board as an independent hole not communicating with the mounting port to which the (decorative member) is attached, and when the frame-shaped decorative body (decorative member) is attached to the mounting port, May adopt a configuration in which the second normal winning port of the second normal winning member communicates with the independent second through hole.
(7) In the embodiment, the mounting opening for attaching the decorative member (frame-shaped decorative body) provided with the second normal winning member to the game board is provided in the gaming board, but the mounting opening for attaching the decorative member. When the decorative member is attached to the front side of the game board, the game board may be provided with only the second through hole through which the second normal prize opening of the second normal prize winning member communicates. .
(8) In the embodiment, the second ordinary winning member is provided with an insertion portion extending rearward from the base plate portion. However, the insertion portion is omitted, and the second ordinary winning member has a second ordinary winning opening. A configuration in which the winning pachinko ball passes through the second through hole to the second normal discharge passage may be employed. Alternatively, when the second passage defining member is provided with an insertion portion extending to the front side, and the second light emitting decoration device is disposed on the rear side of the game board, the insertion portion provided on the second passage definition member is The pachinko ball inserted through the second through hole from the rear side and won in the second normal winning opening of the second normal winning member is inserted into the second normal discharge passage through the insertion portion located in the second through hole. It may be configured to pass through.
(9) In the embodiment, the case where two special winning devices are provided has been described, but the number of the special winning devices may be one. Further, in the embodiment, the special winning device is disposed on the frame-shaped decorative body, but may be configured to be disposed directly on the game board.
(10) In the embodiment, by attaching an installation member provided with a normal winning member (winning member) to the rear side of the game board, the normal winning port (winning port) of the normal winning member (winning member) becomes the game area. Although it is configured to face, a start prize device or a special prize device as a prize member is arranged on the installation member, and the installation member is attached to the rear side of the game board, so that the start prize port (award port) of the startup prize device Alternatively, a configuration in which the special winning opening (winning opening) of the special winning device faces the game area may be employed.
(11) The gaming machine is not limited to a pachinko machine, and may be other various gaming machines such as an arrangement ball machine.
20 game board 21 game area 22 installation member (game machine component)
27 First mounting port (second through hole)
29 Third mounting port (first through hole)
40 Frame-shaped decorative body (decorative member)
43 Base plate part 70 First normal winning member (first winning part)
70a 1st normal winning entrance (winning entrance)
71 2nd normal winning member (2nd winning part)
71a 2nd Ordinary Winning Port (Winning Port)
72 1st light emission decoration device (game machine component)
74 Base material
74b engaged part
75 First passage defining member (passage defining member)
76 through holes
76a 1st area
76b 2nd area
76c 3rd area | region 78 1st normal discharge passage (discharge passage)
80 fitting recess
82 Body 83 Mounting part
83a Fitting part
83b engaging part

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  1. In a gaming machine equipped with a game board in which a game area where game balls can flow down is provided on the front side,
    A gaming machine component disposed on the rear side of the gaming board;
    A first winning portion that is provided on the gaming machine component so as to protrude to the front side of the gaming machine component, and that guides a game ball that has won a winning opening that opens upward;
    A decorative member disposed on the front side of the game board via a base plate,
    A second winning portion that projects to the rear side of the game ball that protrudes to the front side of the base plate portion and wins a winning opening that opens upward;
    A first through hole and a second through hole formed in the game board and penetrating in the front-rear direction;
    The first winning portion has a bowl-like shape that opens upward, and a front end portion is closed by a front wall to form the winning opening, and is provided at the rear end of the main body portion and extends in one of the left and right directions. And a fitting portion comprising an engaging portion extending to the other and an engaging portion extending to the other,
    In the state where the main body portion of the first winning portion is inserted into the first through hole of the gaming board from the rear side and the gaming machine constituting member is disposed on the rear side of the gaming board, the winning portion of the first winning portion is won. The mouth opens into the gaming area,
    In a state where the decorative member is disposed on the front side of the game board, a winning opening of the second winning portion is configured to communicate with the second through hole and open to the gaming area,
    The gaming machine constituting member includes a passage defining member formed such that a discharge passage for receiving and discharging a game ball guided rearward in the first winning portion is opened forward, and a front side of the discharge passage A base material disposed on the front surface of the passage defining member so as to close the opening,
    In the base material, a through-hole penetrating in the front-rear direction is formed at a position corresponding to the first through-hole,
    The through hole includes a first region through which the main body of the first winning portion can be inserted, a second region extending in one of the left and right directions of the first region, and a third region extending in the other.
    In the base material, an engaged portion is formed on the front side of the third region,
    In a state where the base material is disposed on the front surface of the passage defining member, a fitting recess that is recessed from the front surface of the base material to the rear side is formed corresponding to the second region and the third region,
    In the first winning portion, the main body portion is inserted into the first region, the engaging portion is inserted into the third region of the fitting recess, and the passage defining member and the engaged portion A gaming machine, wherein the fitting portion fitted in the second region of the fitting recess is screwed and fixed to the passage defining member in a state where movement is restricted.
  2. In a gaming machine equipped with a game board in which a game area where game balls can flow down is provided on the front side,
    A gaming machine component disposed on the rear side of the gaming board;
    A first winning portion that is provided on the gaming machine component so as to protrude to the front side of the gaming machine component, and that guides a game ball that has won a winning opening that opens upward;
    A decorative member disposed on the front side of the game board via a base plate,
    A second winning portion that projects to the rear side of the game ball that protrudes to the front side of the base plate portion and wins a winning opening that opens upward;
    A first through hole and a second through hole formed in the game board and penetrating in the front-rear direction;
    The first winning portion has a bowl-like shape that opens upward, and a front end portion is closed by a front wall to form the winning opening, and is provided at the rear end of the main body portion and extends in one of the left and right directions. And a fitting portion comprising an engaging portion extending to the other and an engaging portion extending to the other,
    In the state where the main body portion of the first winning portion is inserted into the first through hole of the gaming board from the rear side and the gaming machine constituting member is disposed on the rear side of the gaming board, the winning portion of the first winning portion is won. The mouth opens into the gaming area,
    In a state where the decorative member is disposed on the front side of the game board, a winning opening of the second winning portion is configured to communicate with the second through hole and open to the gaming area,
    On the front surface of the gaming machine component member, a fitting recess is formed that is recessed on the rear side into which the attachment portion of the first winning portion is fitted.
    The first winning portion is a state in which the fitting portion and the engaging portion of the attachment portion are fitted in the fitting concave portion, and only the fitting portion is screwed and fixed to the gaming machine component member,
    A gaming machine, wherein the mounting portion is sandwiched between the gaming machine component and the gaming board in a state where the gaming machine component is disposed on the rear side of the gaming board.
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