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View Poll Results: Which of the first three tables do you prefer? (only vote if you've played all three)
Sorcerer's Lair 69 47.59%
Wolverine 33 22.76%
Captain America 24 16.55%
Don't like any of them 19 13.10%
Voters: 145. You may not vote on this poll
10-12-2012, 06:03 PM
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 23
I don't usually play pinball but I just might check this out.
10-13-2012, 11:34 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 1,629
Grabbed Tesla, which is an old favorite.

What's the verdict on the Fantastic Four, Avengers, and Hulk tables? Do any of these feature bizarro mechanics like switching the flippers on the Spidey tables (not a fan of that sort of thing)?

10-13-2012, 12:33 PM
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 76
Civil War table announced!


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10-13-2012, 01:33 PM
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 925
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Civil War table announced!

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Cool!!! Can't wait!
10-13-2012, 01:51 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Saratoga, CA, USA
Posts: 11,254
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Originally Posted by Sun Vulcan View Post
Civil War table announced!

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Looks fun but, man, we just recently got the Avengers table and next thing you know Hulk goes rogue and now Iron Man and Captain America are fighting it out...crap, I guess it isn't easy keeping a team together.

Tim "Lord Gek" Jordan, Game Consultant
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Last edited by LordGek; 10-13-2012 at 03:30 PM.
10-13-2012, 03:00 PM
Joined: Sep 2011
Location: Pennsylvania, U.S.
Posts: 2,123
Anyone have screen shots of the new tables?
10-13-2012, 03:40 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Saratoga, CA, USA
Posts: 11,254
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Anyone have screen shots of the new tables?
Enh, here's about the third best thing (falling under a video or screenshots of the iOS version), here are videos of the console versions:

World War Hulk

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Tesla

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I can personally testify that, at least on my iPad 3 they look pretty darned identical to what was shown above.

Tim "Lord Gek" Jordan, Game Consultant
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10-14-2012, 08:49 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 24
I've been getting into ios pinball games lately, and have dled and tried both this and Pinball Arcade. It seems like a lot of people online think Zen plays better, but so far I can't understand why. To me, it seems like the ball in this lacks any kind of real weight and moves much too fast. The Pinball Arcade tables seem to feel must more realistic. Am I crazy? I'm no pinball expert, but I do remember playing lots of Funhouse as a kid.
10-14-2012, 09:06 AM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Saratoga, CA, USA
Posts: 11,254
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Originally Posted by cpugeek13 View Post
I've been getting into ios pinball games lately, and have dled and tried both this and Pinball Arcade. It seems like a lot of people online think Zen plays better, but so far I can't understand why. To me, it seems like the ball in this lacks any kind of real weight and moves much too fast. The Pinball Arcade tables seem to feel must more realistic. Am I crazy? I'm no pinball expert, but I do remember playing lots of Funhouse as a kid.
As I stated just a few posts back, I prefer Pinball Arcade for the most part but it seems that every other update massively breaks the game (like now on some tables it will jump into multiball for no apparent reason and then, just as quirkily, not recognize that all balls have drained by remaining focused on the playfield and not sending out the next ball). Zen Pinball, on the other hand, rarely has a botched update. I also like, since they're not based on any REAL tables, they can add bizarre surreal elements like comic book characters actually jumping onto the table to grab the ball!

Tim "Lord Gek" Jordan, Game Consultant
Twitter: LordGek
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10-14-2012, 09:14 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 24
Yeah, I've been getting those bugs with PA as well. By the way, what is considered to be the best Zen pinball table? I've played with the free one for a bit, but it hasn't really hooked me.