The Simpsons Pinball Party (Stern, 2003)

The Simpsons Pinball Party

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Manufacturer

Stern Pinball, Inc.

January 2nd, 2003

5900 units

The Simpsons Pinball Party on the IPSND.


Main details

4 player game

dot matrix

normal

manual+automatic

Yes

Yes

No

No


Popularity and ranking

This machine has been rated by 730 users and currently ranks #19 in the Top 100

Playfield details

5
5
3
3
1
0
0
3
Yes
No
No

Noteworthy features

  • Huge Plastic Homer head
  • Cooling towers as bumper caps
  • Plastic Itchy and Scratchy puppets
  • Ball lock in the shape of Homers couch
  • Mini square-shaped tri-color dot matrix display in the form of a TV
  • Bart on a skatebord on captive ball
  • Plastic Comic Book Guy
  • Large "Garage Door" in the back center of the playfield that opens and closes revealing a shot that can lead to the upper mini playfield or the left orbit.
  • 6 Multiballs: Couch Multiball / Itchy & Scratchy MB (4 modes & a final) / Springfield mystery spot (with reversed Flippers) / Alien invasion / Pretzel MB / and Wizard mode!

Trivia

  • 'Springfield Mystery Spot' mode swaps the flipper control - left flipper button controls right flippers, right button controls left flippers during mode. Also has "crazy" extra ball mode (cpu controlled) that moves the extra ball lamp to undesirable inlane/outlane depending on last switch hit.
  • The wizard mode on this machine is called 'Super Duper Mega Extreme Wizard Mode'.

Backbox ornament(s)

The Backbox features the typical translite and single fluorescent lightbulb common on most modern Stern machines. No backbox animation is present.

Video mode

It is unknown if this machine had a videomode.

Latest software version

V5.00 - July 2, 2007

Click here to view the changelog.

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