Quoted from 3pinballs:
5 as that's how they were in the past.
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Always 3 but I think it's a cultural habit. In France, all the pinballs I played in my youth were all in 3 balls. But I know that in our Belgian neighbors, it was more common for pinballs to be configured in 5 balls.
I usually start with 5 for the first 20 games or so. I just want to get a feel for the game, flow, strategy, and rule set. After about 20 games or so I put the game back to factory settings.
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