(Topic ID: 127070)

Iron man extra ball, how to?

By Riffbear

4 years ago

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#1 4 years ago

Does anyone know how to obtain the extra ball on IM?
Mine seems to come up randomly. Can't figure out a set method of obtaining it.


#2 4 years ago

Think it only lights as a random shield award. Would be nice for a code update to allow you to earn one instead.

#3 4 years ago

You can set it to award an extra ball for a set score instead of awarding a replay.

#4 4 years ago
Quoted from Hi-Fi:

You can set it to award an extra ball for a set score instead of awarding a replay.

Thanks, ill have to look into this.

#5 4 years ago

There is no known forced sequence of shot/switch events to light extra ball.

Setting an extra ball at scoring threshold as has been mentioned is the only to consistently earn one.

#6 4 years ago

I have heard that on IM and other Sterns, the EB will never light until a certain number of games have been played on the machine. I don't know if this is true or not. But I have seen on location where we play league, several IM's have come and gone and they do seem to give out more EB's after they've been there for a while.

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