Eight Ball (Bally, 1977) VP8

VP8 Bally SS Recreation Say hi to the Fonz and Pinky, Scapinos Eight Ball is here! v1.0 VPM 2020-01-28

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www.scapinosvpins.com and eventually at AJs.

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First Release v1.0 3-14-2006

Just your average Bally table. The outlanes can be greedy, so I added a special "hidden" adjustment. Just Press the "E" key to toggle an extra post at the entrance of the right outlane. Press "E" again to make it go away. It defaults to the factory fresh "hard" mode. :)

Everything but the Spinner is rendered. Switches and targets are animated. The table is set permanently to fadeing ligts mode, as no more than 2 lights at a time go off and on, I think anyones machine should be able to handle that. :)

Press "F6" to adjust the dips. Press "7" multiple times to set the score award levels. There is text up near the big score to tell you what setting you are on.

This table also has the incremental plunger. Use the up and down arrow keys to adjust the strength, and hit enter to launch the ball. But it defaults to the original, Enter key only plunger.

As always, since my table use lots of reels, and most modern video cards have problems with vp reels, it is highly advised that you run my speed fix, which turns off Direct Draw acceleration.

I have included the speedfix files in the zip containing this table.

Thanks to Inkochnito for his nice standard dip adjustment menu, and many thanks to Gaston for his original version.

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Enjoy Eight Ball!

Kurt Herman
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Thanks for another stunning piece of art.
D'loading this gem to my collection right now. :thumright:
 
Yes. Great job on Eight Ball Kurt! Thank you very much. And thanks for that (e)asy key. :wink:
 
You're welcome. I really NEEDED that extra post on the right outlane, I suck so bad. ;)

Kurt
 
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    Shoulda stayed til '90!
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    that decade was huge for them!
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    Do you know Fleet Foxes?
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    never forget 'em after this tune
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    (AI prompt) describe the band Fleet Foxes
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    @JonPurpleHaze, Fleet Foxes are an American indie folk band formed in Seattle, Washington in 2006. The band is known for their lush harmonies, intricate arrangements, and poetic lyrics. Their music draws on a wide range of influences, including folk, rock, and baroque pop.

    The band's sound is characterized by intricate vocal harmonies, acoustic guitars, and a variety of other instruments such as mandolin, piano, and various percussion. Their lyrics often explore themes of nature, spirituality, and the passage of time.

    Fleet Foxes gained critical acclaim with their self-titled debut album in 2008, which was followed by the equally well-received albums "Helplessness Blues" in 2011 and "Crack-Up" in 2017. The band has developed a dedicated fanbase and continues to be praised for their unique sound and songwriting abilities.
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    (AI prompt) Helplessness Blues lyrics by Fleet Foxes
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    ai coulda summed it up: — superb 3rd-wave folkrock :headphones:
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    yeah wow, that Fleet Foxes tune is a trip?
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    gangly guitars
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    Liked it, nice shows!
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    Have to learn to listen afterwards..
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    JonPurpleHaze rolls 2d6 and gets 10.
  • Free Bally! @ Free Bally!:
    thanks! well, next thing i'm looking for is songs about nursery rhymes
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    (AI prompt) adult nursery rhymes songs
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    @JonPurpleHaze, 1. "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" - updated for adults with humorous lyrics about farm life and animal sounds.

    2. "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" - a more mature version with deeper meaning and reflection on the beauty of the night sky.

    3. "The Wheels on the Bus" - a fun and funky remix for adults, with a catchy beat and new verses about the daily commute.

    4. "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" - a revamped version with lyrics about navigating the ups and downs of adult life.

    5. "Mary Had a Little Lamb" - a grown-up twist on the classic nursery rhyme, exploring themes of friendship and loyalty.

    6. "Humpty Dumpty" - a modern retelling of the tale of Humpty Dumpty, with a focus on resilience and overcoming obstacles.

    7. "Hickory Dickory Dock" - a jazzy rendition of the traditional nursery rhyme, with a swingin' beat and updated lyrics.

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    haha, but WHO does those songs?
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    @JonPurpleHaze, 1. The Wiggles - Known for their catchy and playful songs for children, The Wiggles have also released adult versions of nursery rhymes with a humorous twist.

    2. Rockabye Baby! - This series of albums feature lullaby renditions of popular rock and pop songs, including nursery rhymes, that are perfect for both children and adults to enjoy.

    3. The Nursery Rhymes - A band that specializes in creating modern and edgy versions of classic nursery rhymes, appealing to both kids and adults with their catchy tunes.

    4. The Mother Goose Band - Combining elements of rock, folk, and pop music, The Mother Goose Band puts a unique spin on traditional nursery rhymes, making them fun and entertaining for listeners of all ages.

    5. The Nursery Rhyme Rebels - This band takes nursery rhymes to a whole new level with their edgy and adult-themed versions, adding a modern twist to these timeless classics.
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    Well anywhop, not getting paid this week means i have to tend to a cascade of unpaid bills, better get to it. Good chattin this week, have a beaut of a weekend!
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