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Suppose we flip...Batman Forever Club


By derek533

5 years ago



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#551 1 year ago

first thing I do on these sega games is reflow solder on ppb board. always cause all kinds of issues. needs to be done on all sega games

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#552 1 year ago

What size legs is BF SUPPOSEd to have on?

#553 1 year ago

This is probably in the forum somewhere. What is the best batgun replacement?

#554 1 year ago

Hi guys, joining the club. My BF is missing the batcave, always on the lookout for one

#555 1 year ago
Quoted from greeny:

Hi guys, joining the club. My BF is missing the batcave, always on the lookout for one

Welcome!
Great game.
Hope you enjoy yours as much as we have ours.

#556 1 year ago
Quoted from vassq:

This is probably in the forum somewhere. What is the best batgun replacement?

I think Marco has them.

#557 1 year ago
Quoted from vassq:

This is probably in the forum somewhere. What is the best batgun replacement?

Fellow pinsider, Paul, made a great reproduction one when the part was "unobtainium"... These have since surfaced...

http://www.pinballlife.com/index.php?p=product&id=4520

#558 1 year ago
Quoted from hd60609:

Fellow pinsider, Paul, made a great reproduction one when the part was "unobtainium"... These have since surfaced...
http://www.pinballlife.com/index.php?p=product&id=4520

I didn't make it, anothe Pinsider did, I just lit it up and made it better. I think I'm still the only one with one like it. That's it PBL. Thanks.

#559 1 year ago

Pinsider Pablomck (Paul) reproduced it nicely. Mustang Paul (Paul) had a one-off done in translucent clear and lit the hell out of it! Check out his picks earlier in the thread...

#560 1 year ago
Quoted from hd60609:

Pinsider Pablomck (Paul) reproduced it nicely. Mustang Paul (Paul) had a one-off done in translucent clear and lit the hell out of it! Check out his picks earlier in the thread...

Yeah that Paul made it. Page 2 of the above Image Gallery has the pictures.

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#561 1 year ago

Can someone soot me a close up of their ramp diverter? The rod that connects the diverter to the plunger on mine keeps popping off at the diverter and I want to see how it connects I have a feeling mine is not right.

#562 1 year ago

I'm at work but I have this pic on my phone from previously shopping mine.

Do you have the round white clip? It clicks in the whole on the diverter, then slide the rod through. That clip acts like a bushing and it also hold the rod in place

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#563 1 year ago

Yep the clip is missing I'm sure that's not an easy part # to track down!

#564 1 year ago

Ha found it 545-5335-00 1/8" nyliner Thanks!!!

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#565 1 year ago

Link to the Original Thread here on Pinside:
https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/pin2dmd-colorization-of-batman-forever

Public Alpha Release!

Hi Pinsiders,
This is the Public Alpha Release of the PIN2DMD Colorization for Sega Batman Forever.

Since I don't own a BF myself it's hard to test and there might be some glitches...

The Alpha release is there to show capabilities of the PIN2DMD Editor, PIN2DMD in general and because i LOVE this game and want to share progress! Not all scenes are colored and keyframes are not set everywhere, but progress is good on this one...

To give you a short view on how complex things are sometimes:
there are around 100 scenes, some of them even divided into subscenes,
around the same amount of bookmarks,
around 30-40 keyframes for now,

Link to files:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1lkDdMMAuCyRbpuHs4CXdYx3HiNZoLS3F

If you already own a PIN2DMD-XL just copy the 2 files to your MicroSD, insert back into your DMD and restart it by pressing option and menu button. Done!
No Programming, no Hex-Files, Editor or other external tools needed.
Simple, isn't it?!
If you encounter serious issues, like freezing DMD or other mayor glitches please report here and I'll have a look into it.
Until these get fixed you only need to delete the 2 copied files and go back to monochromatic mode.

PIN2DMD-XL works even without any provided palette information. It has been proven on more then 100 installations worldwide.

I only added a few preview gifs...

shootupkicker.gif

riddlerscene2.gif

riddlerscene1.gif

ball_locked.gif

toomanyquestionmarks.gif

MatchMismatch.gif

CrimeSpree.gif

Multiball restart.gif

bat-com.gif

BallSave.gif

2mil mega pops.gif

batwing.gif

kickback.gif

Face2Face.gif

#566 1 year ago

Wow!

#567 1 year ago

That's awesome...now I just have to find another BF. Damn it...why did I sell that thing.

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#568 1 year ago

Been waiting for these to be made!

https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/tilt-graphics-inc-mods/page/24#post-4198021

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#569 1 year ago

ebay.com link » Sega 1995 Nos Batman Forever Pinball Playfield
This must be a prototype playfield there are magnet cutouts I wish these had made it to production!

#570 1 year ago
Quoted from TomT:

there are magnet cutouts

That's a reason why I sold my BF when I had a LAH (side by side).

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#571 1 year ago

Just picked up my BF last Friday. What will I gain by upgrading the ROM from the original to the latest version? Is there a site that shows what different ROMs do for various games? If I want to upgrade, who can I get the current version from? I've used John Wart's thatpinballplace.com in the past, but he appears to be having "issues". Or I could spend about $150 for a ROM burner & eraser. What kind of learning curve is there with this idea?

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#573 1 year ago

First off I love my Batman Forever such a great game. Quick question when I turn my game on it says open coin door on the DMD. When I do this the game will play as normal. Just curious why my game is doing this? Thanks in advance

#574 1 year ago

Looks like you bought the color version. How do you like it?

#575 1 year ago
Quoted from TomT:

Ha found it 545-5335-00 1/8" nyliner Thanks!!!

where at? mine broke too

#576 1 year ago
Quoted from MustangPaul:

Looks like you bought the color version. How do you like it?

ColorDMD for Baywatch isn’t out yet but I’m preparing for the release ahead of time

#577 1 year ago

Yes it's done just not released yet. The promo looks great.

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#578 1 year ago
Quoted from ccbiggsoo7:

where at? mine broke too

Marco has them in stock

#579 1 year ago
Quoted from TomT:

ebay.com link » Sega 1995 Nos Batman Forever Pinball Playfield
This must be a prototype playfield there are magnet cutouts I wish these had made it to production!

3 magnets, BAM! that would have been awesome! Thanks for sharing.

#580 1 year ago
Quoted from MustangPaul:

Converted to US that's more then I got. Sorry.

...and then convert THAT to CDN and add 13% tax and brokerage/duty (whatever)...

Maybe some day but until then I dropped a 22" IPS display in with the DMDExtender and PI. Not as beautiful as full colour but it kicks the $h!t out of the original and it cycles full colour images from the movie.

#581 1 year ago
Quoted from pacman11:

First off I love my Batman Forever such a great game. Quick question when I turn my game on it says open coin door on the DMD. When I do this the game will play as normal. Just curious why my game is doing this? Thanks in advance

This hasn't happen to anyone on here?

#583 1 year ago

Batteries are dead. If still does it there is a bad diode, d11, I think. Don't have a manual handy

#584 1 year ago
Quoted from pacman11:

This hasn't happen to anyone on here?

I think mine does it but I never have to actually open the door in order to play a normal game. At work, will check when I get home in about an hour.

Quoted from pacman11:

First off I love my Batman Forever such a great game. Quick question when I turn my game on it says open coin door on the DMD. When I do this the game will play as normal. Just curious why my game is doing this? Thanks in advance

#585 1 year ago

Alright thanks guys, I'll check the batteries but I am pretty sure I changed them out recently. Thanks again!

#586 1 year ago

Just checked mine and nope
it does NOT say that.

#587 1 year ago

at the back of the right green ramp up against the backboard there is a little tab that sticks out, does ramp go on top of this or below it. is there any other mounting points where the right ramp attaches to the playfield? mine has the 2 screws in the ramp and the holes where the metal ramp connects to it, is that the only 2 places of securement on this ramp??? seems flimsy!

#588 1 year ago
Quoted from Rappelbox:

Link to the Original Thread here on Pinside:
https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/pin2dmd-colorization-of-batman-forever
Public Alpha Release!

I expect that this has been asked already but why would you not design the controller to also drive a computer display instead of only RGB LED panels? I think that there would be a market or is it that a DIY approach to using the Pin2DMD can be done reasonably? With DMD extender we are limited to replacing the original 4 colour palette in BF (I still appreciate having this option!)

#589 1 year ago
Quoted from pacman11:

First off I love my Batman Forever such a great game. Quick question when I turn my game on it says open coin door on the DMD. When I do this the game will play as normal. Just curious why my game is doing this? Thanks in advance

Sounds like the batteries to keep date etc died. Have you tried new ones yet?

#590 1 year ago
Quoted from ccbiggsoo7:

at the back of the right green ramp up against the backboard there is a little tab that sticks out, does ramp go on top of this or below it. is there any other mounting points where the right ramp attaches to the playfield? mine has the 2 screws in the ramp and the holes where the metal ramp connects to it, is that the only 2 places of securement on this ramp??? seems flimsy!

anyone?

#591 1 year ago
Quoted from ccbiggsoo7:

at the back of the right green ramp up against the backboard there is a little tab that sticks out, does ramp go on top of this or below it. is there any other mounting points where the right ramp attaches to the playfield? mine has the 2 screws in the ramp and the holes where the metal ramp connects to it, is that the only 2 places of securement on this ramp??? seems flimsy!

Dang it! I was gonna check on this today and it slipped my mind. At work now and will be till about 10pm or so.
Will check as soon as I get home.
Got me curious too.

#592 1 year ago

I see no other mounting point or support for the rear right ramp.
Seems relatively strong to me though.
Enough support for ball travel for sure.

#593 1 year ago
Quoted from rollitover:

Dang it! I was gonna check on this today and it slipped my mind. At work now and will be till about 10pm or so.
Will check as soon as I get home.
Got me curious too.

any luck on this? so does ramp go above or below little screw on the backboard?

#594 1 year ago
Quoted from ccbiggsoo7:

any luck on this? so does ramp go above or below little screw on the backboard?

The right ramp rests on top of the backboard tab. The single screw connects the two. That's it.

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#595 1 year ago

Is there any mod out there that sells a better looking gun for the shooter on this game?

#596 1 year ago
Quoted from pacman11:

Is there any mod out there that sells a better looking gun for the shooter on this game?

I've seen some well done paint jobs
earlier in this thread I believe.
Don't think I have seen or heard of any replacements.

#597 1 year ago
Quoted from pacman11:

Is there any mod out there that sells a better looking gun for the shooter on this game?

I have a frosted clear one with an RGB strip inside. VERY intense, pictures in the Topic Gallery page 2. Also have a bat plane light up and a shooter plate light up done by beatmaster, I use clear plastic bolts also on page 2. There's a picture of a painted one in the Topic Gallery also. Marco has replacements I believe.

#598 1 year ago
Quoted from MustangPaul:

I have a frosted clear one with an RGB strip inside. VERY intense, pictures in the Topic Gallery page 2. Also have a bat plane light up and a shooter plate light up done by beatmaster, I use clear plastic bolts also on page 2. There's a picture of a painted one in the Topic Gallery also. Marco has replacements I believe.

Thanks I saw that repo on Marco I just don’t like the gun it looks so cheap like a toy from China. Lol

#599 1 year ago
Quoted from rollitover:

The right ramp rests on top of the backboard tab. The single screw connects the two. That's it.

i don't think a screw in the back of the ramp connecting it to the backboard is factory, somebody must of added that to yours. there is no hole in the back of my right ramp anywhere.

#600 1 year ago
Quoted from ccbiggsoo7:

i don't think a screw in the back of the ramp connecting it to the backboard is factory, somebody must of added that to yours. there is no hole in the back of my right ramp anywhere.

You may very well be correct as it seems to be a remedy for a cracked ramp.
Also, could not find any picture or reference of any kind in the manual.

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