Methos's ratings

Pinsider Methos has rated 8 machines.

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Methos has written 8 rating comments:

6 years ago
i like that this game has Rudy he is very iconic in pinball very good game
6 years ago
good game
6 years ago
The backglass is a classic. Putting that aside, the game is a very early SS and it shows. All chimes, the game play isn't the best. Getting an extra ball is too easy and without drop targets - there isn't a lot to do. So in summary - a great game to have as an art piece, but not a good selection if you have a small collection.
6 years ago
Everything about this game is top notch. The hardest game I have played - it is just brutal. I love the theme so that makes it more appealing to me. While people complain about the artwork - all of the playfield art is taken from the 30's pulp art - not the movie. Did I say it was a brutal game to play?

The music/sounds/animations are great and the sanctum ball lock is so cool. This is my desert island pin. I can only imagine how much it cost B/W to make this pin.
6 years ago
There is a reason why this game is on many people's wish list. The game doesn't play like many system 11 games - it's that's good. Only compliant is that it reminds me too much of Funhouse - which is natural.
6 years ago
This game doesn't seem to get a lot of love, but you can never go wrong with a pool theme. The game play follows a game of eight ball (naturally). The art on the backglass and pf is very good - an early 20th century theme and it's very original. It's a smaller sized game but kids love it and people new to pinball like it because it's easy to pick up on the rule set. Makes a great game in a larger collection.
6 years ago
Probably my favorite PL game. The backglass art I never cared for until I saw it in person. Much better - the sounds/music are dated a bit but done very well. The game play is what makes me love this pin. Simple rule set -but still all about the shots. And the shaker motor just adds to the fun. The shelter bonus shot is not easy to make. Great game.
6 years ago
Not one of the top system 11s - but a great game in its own right. The art/theme/music really make this game an above average machine for me. The layout is a bit different with only one outer lane on each side. This makes it very difficult to catch the ball - however I wonder if this was designed intentionally as to simulate the difficulty of docking in outer space.

I am not a fan of LEDs but this is one game that demands the effect. A great machine if you can one for under $1000.