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Extreme Pinball

Genre
Perspective
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 3
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PlayStation
49
1.4
DOS
61
3.8
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Description

Extreme Pinball is Epic Megagames' successor to Epic Pinball. It contains four pinball tables: Rock Fantasy, Medieval Knights, Urban Chaos, and Monkey Mayhem, each with a different theme. Compared to Epic Pinball, it has a larger, 320x400 resolution, as well as taller tables, both allowing for more objects. It also has a typical Dot Matrix Display where the scoreboard shows 3D-rendered animations as well. The controls are more sensitive with a faster ball. This is less true to real pinball gameplay, but it speeds up the game's pace and gives more power to the player to influence the movement.

Screenshots

Extreme Pinball PlayStation Rock Fantasy - Multiball uncovering the video.
Extreme Pinball DOS Top of the Monkey Mayhem table
Extreme Pinball DOS Monkey Mayhem
Extreme Pinball PlayStation Rock Fantasy bottom

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User Reviews

I'll always keep this one installed .. DOS Jeanne (75521)
This is a cool game. Easy to play. Great CGI graphics. DOS gametrader (229)
Impossible to play. DOS Tomer Gabel (4364)
Allright, I guess... DOS Sam Tinianow (98)

The Press Says

PC Joker DOS Jan, 1996 72 out of 100 72
PC Games (Germany) DOS Jan, 1996 69 out of 100 69
Power Play DOS Feb, 1996 67 out of 100 67
High Score DOS Mar, 1996 3 out of 5 60
NowGamer PlayStation Mar 28, 1996 5.4 out of 10 54
PC Player (Germany) DOS Jan, 1996 52 out of 100 52
Coming Soon Magazine PlayStation Jun 14, 1996 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Absolute Playstation PlayStation Jul, 1996 5 out of 10 50
All Game Guide PlayStation 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Computer and Video Games (CVG) PlayStation Aug 15, 2001 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

Scene links: Sound effects were done by Alex Brandon, aka Siren/ex-KFMF, known for his music in the Epic games Unreal, Jazz Jackrabbit 2, and Tyrian. Yes, that includes all the animal noises in Monkey Mayhem :). The music for Extreme Pinball was done by Robert Allen, who also composed for Epic's other pinball game releases.
Contributed to by M4R14N0 (1284), Andy Voss (1634) and Shawn Gwinn (47)