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Fish Tales

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7.95 / 10
Average Prices: USD $1,000 to $2,000
Manufacturer: Williams Electronic Games, Incorporated
Produced: October, 1992
Production Run: 13,640 units
Machine Type: Solid State Electronic
MPU: Williams WPC (Fliptronics 2)
Players: 4
Concept by: Mark Ritchie, Python Anghelo, Pat McMahon
Design by: Mark Ritchie
Art by: Pat McMahon
Dots/Animation by: Scott Slomiany
Mechanics by: Jack Skalon
Music by: Chris Granner
Sound by: Chris Granner
Software by: Mark Penacho
Fish Tales is a 1992 pinball game designed by Mark Ritchie (the younger brother of acclaimed pinball designer Steve Ritchie) and released by Williams.

Notable Features

Game Modes
Stretch the Truth: When lit, scores 1 tale (for end-of-ball bonus, and the current set of 4 is displayed under the stringers) per Stringer you have hit before the award times out. The value of your fish ranges from 0-5M per fish. 4 tales starts a 30 second Rock the Boat.

Feeding Frenzy: There are 4 purple fish you need to hit. One on each of the ramp shots, one along the Long Cast, and one at the spinner. You have 15 seconds to hit a fish for 5M points. Doing so gives you another 15 seconds to hit the next one, etc., until you have 15 seconds to hit the last fish for 20M points (a total of 35M).

Rock the Boat: For a certain amount of time (20 seconds from the captive ball award; 30 seconds for 4 tales), each boat shot counts 10M (including U-turns).

Video Mode: Lit by hitting the 2nd value on the captive ball. Shooting the eject hole will start it, and you have to shoot boats with water skiers going across the screen at 3 different distances.

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Cost Location Date
USD $2,851 Ohio, United States 25 September, 2014
USD $3,800 Texas, United States 23 August, 2014
USD $4,995 Texas, United States 23 June, 2014
AUD $3,051 Queensland, Australia 14 June, 2014
USD $2,300 Missouri, United States 27 May, 2014
USD $3,299 Michigan, United States 14 May, 2014
EUR 1,309 Germany 04 May, 2014
EUR 1,440 Germany 17 April, 2014
GBP 1,550 Wakefield, United Kingdom 17 April, 2014
USD $3,600 California, United States 25 March, 2014

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