Often, the ball used in {{pinball}} boards is [[HoistByHisOwnPetard a creation of the very villain you must defeat with it]].

* Invoked in ''Pinball/TalesOfTheArabianNights'', when the player hurls the evil genie's fireball (pinball) back at him.
* Occurs in Creator/ZenStudios' ''[[VideoGame/SpiderManZenStudios Spider-Man]]'' pinball, where defeating the Green Goblin requires hitting him with his own Pumpkin Pinball.
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