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Fish Tales

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7.95 / 10
Average Prices: USD $900 to $1,700
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
AUD $3,799 Victoria, Australia 09 December, 2014
USD $3,000 Washington, United States 03 December, 2014
AUD $3,800 Queensland, Australia 30 November, 2014
USD $4,995 Texas, United States 17 November, 2014
USD $1,775 South Carolina, United States 25 October, 2014
EUR 2,010 Germany 24 October, 2014
USD $2,500 Pennsylvania, United States 22 October, 2014
GBP 972 United Kingdom 21 October, 2014
GBP 1,020 United Kingdom 19 October, 2014
USD $2,851 Ohio, United States 25 September, 2014

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