(Topic ID: 251242)

So what's your favorite skill shot?


By Malenko

10 months ago



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    #1 10 months ago

    Not every game has one, some games have more than one.

    My fave is probably No Good Gofers "Hole in 1 shot" but I still have a soft spot for SF2's 2 part skill shot. Timing the launch and then "use the flipper to hit the bracelet target" . Probably the only time those 2 games are mentioned in the same sentence in a positive light.

    Are there any really cool or unique ones that we should all know about?

    #2 10 months ago

    The new Game Of Thrones code for the Pre/LE has an upper playfield skill shot that's cool...
    - Full Plunge to diverter -> ball is sent to the upper playfield
    - The castle loop will flash (upper left corner), and you need to hit it before it times out
    ---- awards an advance toward Castle Multiball (4 advances starts Castle MB)

    I also really like the skill shot on RBION - such a small sweet spot, with a valuable reward to match the difficulty.

    #3 10 months ago

    Congo/Iron Maiden plunge to the left outlane is one of my favorites

    #4 10 months ago

    Fireball Classic. Make them and you probably win the game.

    #5 10 months ago

    Congo left outland super skill shot
    DE Jurassic Park shooting the raptor on the DMD
    All the secret super skill shots on Iron Maiden
    Rob Zombie bouncing it from sling to sling.

    #6 10 months ago

    The moving target "real skill shot" on Magic Clock.

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    #8 10 months ago

    I scrolled though a few pages of all pinball, didnt think to look for an opinion on neat skillshots in the skills section. You didn't post your fave shot in either thread but I am curious what it is!

    #9 10 months ago

    Mind if I start another one about pinball as an investment?

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    #10 10 months ago

    Dirty Harry ULTRA RICOCHET!!!! 2 consecutive right ramp shots followed by a left loop and then a left ramp to the left loop again. Guess what ULTRA RICOCHET.

    #11 10 months ago

    I really liked the option of 4 different skill shots on JJP's the Hobbit. All were challenging and there was a definite risk/reward for points there.

    #12 10 months ago

    I like all the hidden ones too , like the launch down the left drain in Maiden, stuff like that. That dirty harry shot sounds amazing.

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