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* ''VideoGame/ZenPinball'' and all its offshoots aim for a blanket [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating E10+ rating]], which often means that tables based on more adult subject matter end up censored accordingly. This extends to their recreations of older pinball tables, which alter the artwork to remove cigars, add heavier clothing to scantily-clad women, and relabel beer cans "soda".

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* ''VideoGame/ZenPinball'' and all its offshoots aim for a blanket [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating E10+ rating]], rating, which often means that tables based on more adult subject matter end up censored accordingly. This extends to their recreations of older pinball tables, which alter the artwork to remove cigars, add heavier clothing to scantily-clad women, and relabel beer cans "soda".


* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass. Other examples include ''Pinball/{{ACDC}}'' muting swearing in the song lyrics and covering up bare breasts on the dot-matrix display animations, as well as alternate photographs of the models in ''Playboy'', on the event that, for whatever reason, an operator chooses to have a ''Playboy'' machine out in a family location, which ''did'' happen. In both cases, there are three levels: completely uncensored, a DigitalBikini variant with mild swearing left intact, and characters fully clothed and no swearing at all.
* Stern Pinball's ''Pinball/{{NASCAR}}'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' pinball had a "safe" version. Featuring the Super Fart Bumpers becoming the Super Pop Bumpers, "They killed Kenny -- rats!" and others. It also included decals to cover up potentially offensive playfield art, such as Mr. Hanky the Christmas Poo.

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* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass. Other examples include ''Pinball/{{ACDC}}'' muting swearing in the song lyrics and covering up bare breasts on the dot-matrix display animations, as well as alternate photographs of the models in ''Playboy'', on the event that, for whatever reason, an operator chooses to have a ''Playboy'' machine out in a family location, which ''did'' happen.Stern's ''Pinball/{{Playboy|Stern}}''. In both cases, there are three levels: completely uncensored, a DigitalBikini variant with mild swearing left intact, and characters fully clothed and no swearing at all.
* Stern Pinball's ''Pinball/{{NASCAR}}'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' pinball had a "safe" version. Featuring ''Pinball/SouthPark'' got this twice over.
** The "G"-rated AdjustableCensorship option changes
the Super software in various ways - all mentions of farting are altered (Terrence and Phillip's "Super Fart Bumpers becoming Bumpers" become "Super Pop Bumpers", while the Super Pop Bumpers, MatchSequence changes from them farting numbers to burping them instead), while the famous "Oh my God! They killed Kenny!" "You bastards!" exchange is cut down to "They killed Kenny -- rats!" and others. It Kenny!" "Rats!" Furthermore, the game also included came with decals to cover up potentially offensive playfield art, such as Mr. Hanky the Christmas Poo.Poo.
** The original version of the game software included completely uncensored dialogue (the game's highest setting otherwise is "PG-13", which still bleeps out harsher cursing), as well as a removed VideoMode that involved Cartman and Stan trying to be lesbians by engaging in a literal carpet-eating contest. Creator/ComedyCentral demanded these changes soon after the game's release.



* The home version[[note]]a home PhysicalPinballTable, not a video game port[[/note]] of Bally's ''[[Pinball/CaptainFantastic Capt. Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy]]'' replaces the racy artwork of the original with a family-friendly quasi-psychedelic depiction of Music/EltonJohn and the Cowboy.

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* The home version[[note]]a home PhysicalPinballTable, {{Physical Pinball Table|s}}, not a video game port[[/note]] of Bally's ''[[Pinball/CaptainFantastic Capt. Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy]]'' replaces the racy artwork of the original with a family-friendly quasi-psychedelic depiction of Music/EltonJohn and the Cowboy.



* In Creator/SegaPinball's ''Pinball/SouthPark'', the original version of the game software included more offensive language than what appears in the final product, as well as a removed VideoMode that involved Cartman and Stan trying to be lesbians by engaging in a literal carpet-eating contest. Comedy Central demanded these changes soon after the game's release.



* ''VideoGame/ZenPinball'' and all its offshoots aim for a blanket [[UsefulNotes/EveryoneTenAndUpRating E10+ rating]], which often means that tables based on more adult subject matter end up censored accordingly. This extends to their recreations of older pinball tables, which alter the artwork to remove cigars, add heavier clothing to scantily-clad women, and relabel beer cans "soda".

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* ''VideoGame/ZenPinball'' and all its offshoots aim for a blanket [[UsefulNotes/EveryoneTenAndUpRating [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating E10+ rating]], which often means that tables based on more adult subject matter end up censored accordingly. This extends to their recreations of older pinball tables, which alter the artwork to remove cigars, add heavier clothing to scantily-clad women, and relabel beer cans "soda".


* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass. Other examples include ''Pinball/{{ACDC}}'' to mute out swearing in the song lyrics and cover up bare breasts on the dot-matrix display animations, as well as alternate photographs of the models in ''Playboy'', on the event that, for whatever reason, an operator chooses to have a ''Playboy'' machine out in a family location, which ''did'' happen. In both cases, there are three levels: completely uncensored, a DigitalBikini variant with mild swearing left intact, and characters fully clothed and no swearing at all.
* Stern Pinball's ''NASCAR'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.

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* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass. Other examples include ''Pinball/{{ACDC}}'' to mute out muting swearing in the song lyrics and cover covering up bare breasts on the dot-matrix display animations, as well as alternate photographs of the models in ''Playboy'', on the event that, for whatever reason, an operator chooses to have a ''Playboy'' machine out in a family location, which ''did'' happen. In both cases, there are three levels: completely uncensored, a DigitalBikini variant with mild swearing left intact, and characters fully clothed and no swearing at all.
* Stern Pinball's ''NASCAR'' ''Pinball/{{NASCAR}}'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.



* When Creator/ZenStudios designs [[DigitalPinballTable virtual pinball tables]], they clearly aim for a family-friendly audience and will do everything they can to make sure that every pinball compilation they release holds an overall UsefulNotes/{{ESRB}} rating of [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating Everyone 10+]]. Given the unspoken "one rotten apple spoils the bunch" rule where adult content in just one piece of a compilation pushes its ESRB rating up without regard for the dearth of offensive material in other parts, this meant that '''''absolutely nothing''''' deemed family-unfriendly can be part of Zen's pinball collection. So when it comes to creating LicensedPinballTables based on popular franchises, Zen even '''''goes as far as to strip out all offensive content from any adult-oriented franchises they adapt into pinball tables''''' to keep the ESRB rating E10+. And yes, that means no crude, sexual humor or strong four-letter words when you're playing tables based on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' or ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', and no blood and gore for tables based on [[MatureRating M-rated]] Creator/{{Bethesda}} video games. [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids The blanket E10+ rating might lead someone to wonder if such tables were really kid-friendly anyway]].
** During development of ''VideoGame/PinballFX 3'', Zen ran into some controversy that threatened the overall E10+ rating while designing a digital conversion of ''Pinball/FishTales'', which included some profanity and suggestive imagery that seemed out of place for a game aimed at children and families. Ultimately, Zen conceded that they had to censor parts of the table to keep the E10+ rating.

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* When Creator/ZenStudios designs [[DigitalPinballTable virtual pinball tables]], they clearly ''VideoGame/ZenPinball'' and all its offshoots aim for a family-friendly audience and will do everything they can to make sure that every pinball compilation they release holds an overall UsefulNotes/{{ESRB}} rating of [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating Everyone 10+]]. Given the unspoken "one rotten apple spoils the bunch" rule where adult content in just one piece of a compilation pushes its ESRB rating up without regard for the dearth of offensive material in other parts, this meant that '''''absolutely nothing''''' deemed family-unfriendly can be part of Zen's pinball collection. So when it comes to creating LicensedPinballTables based on popular franchises, Zen even '''''goes as far as to strip out all offensive content from any adult-oriented franchises they adapt into pinball tables''''' to keep the ESRB rating E10+. And yes, that blanket [[UsefulNotes/EveryoneTenAndUpRating E10+ rating]], which often means no crude, sexual humor or strong four-letter words when you're playing that tables based on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' or ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', and no blood and gore for tables based on [[MatureRating M-rated]] Creator/{{Bethesda}} video games. [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids The blanket E10+ rating might lead someone more adult subject matter end up censored accordingly. This extends to wonder if such tables were really kid-friendly anyway]].
** During development
their recreations of ''VideoGame/PinballFX 3'', Zen ran into some controversy that threatened the overall E10+ rating while designing a digital conversion of ''Pinball/FishTales'', older pinball tables, which included some profanity alter the artwork to remove cigars, add heavier clothing to scantily-clad women, and suggestive imagery that seemed out of place for a game aimed at children and families. Ultimately, Zen conceded that they had to censor parts of the table to keep the E10+ rating.relabel beer cans "soda".


* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass.

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* Many PhysicalPinballTables have options to tone down racy or possibly offensive voice clips for certain markets, as a form of AdjustableCensorship. A notable example would be ''Pinball/ElviraAndThePartyMonsters'', which not only allowed suppressing the saucier quotes, but also came with a "modesty decal" to cover Elvira's GagBoobs on the backglass. Other examples include ''Pinball/{{ACDC}}'' to mute out swearing in the song lyrics and cover up bare breasts on the dot-matrix display animations, as well as alternate photographs of the models in ''Playboy'', on the event that, for whatever reason, an operator chooses to have a ''Playboy'' machine out in a family location, which ''did'' happen. In both cases, there are three levels: completely uncensored, a DigitalBikini variant with mild swearing left intact, and characters fully clothed and no swearing at all.

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* When Creator/ZenStudios designs [[DigitalPinballTable virtual pinball tables]], they clearly aim for a family-friendly audience and will do everything they can to make sure that every pinball compilation they release holds an overall UsefulNotes/{{ESRB}} rating of [[EveryoneTenAndUpRating Everyone 10+]]. Given the unspoken "one rotten apple spoils the bunch" rule where adult content in just one piece of a compilation pushes its ESRB rating up without regard for the dearth of offensive material in other parts, this meant that '''''absolutely nothing''''' deemed family-unfriendly can be part of Zen's pinball collection. So when it comes to creating LicensedPinballTables based on popular franchises, Zen even '''''goes as far as to strip out all offensive content from any adult-oriented franchises they adapt into pinball tables''''' to keep the ESRB rating E10+. And yes, that means no crude, sexual humor or strong four-letter words when you're playing tables based on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' or ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', and no blood and gore for tables based on [[MatureRating M-rated]] Creator/{{Bethesda}} video games. [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids The blanket E10+ rating might lead someone to wonder if such tables were really kid-friendly anyway]].
** During development of ''VideoGame/PinballFX 3'', Zen ran into some controversy that threatened the overall E10+ rating while designing a digital conversion of ''Pinball/FishTales'', which included some profanity and suggestive imagery that seemed out of place for a game aimed at children and families. Ultimately, Zen conceded that they had to censor parts of the table to keep the E10+ rating.


* In ''VideoGame/DevilsCrush'' for the TurboGrafx16, the pentagrams were geometrically altered for the U.S. version, becoming eight-pointed. In the UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version, ''Dragon's Fury'', anything star-shaped was changed into a simple five-pointed star.

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* In ''VideoGame/DevilsCrush'' for the TurboGrafx16, UsefulNotes/TurboGrafx16, the pentagrams were geometrically altered for the U.S. version, becoming eight-pointed. In the UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version, ''Dragon's Fury'', anything star-shaped was changed into a simple five-pointed star.


* The SuperNintendo version of ''VideoGame/PinballDreams'' removed the crosses in the "Nightmare" table.

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* The SuperNintendo UsefulNotes/SuperNintendo version of ''VideoGame/PinballDreams'' removed the crosses in the "Nightmare" table.

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* Universal also nixed the caged female dancers from the backglass art on ''Pinball/MonsterBash''.


* In ''VideoGame/DevilsCrush'' for the TurboGrafx16, the pentagrams were geometrically altered for the U.S. version, becoming eight-pointed. In the SegaGenesis version, ''Dragon's Fury'', anything star-shaped was changed into a simple five-pointed star.

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* In ''VideoGame/DevilsCrush'' for the TurboGrafx16, the pentagrams were geometrically altered for the U.S. version, becoming eight-pointed. In the SegaGenesis UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version, ''Dragon's Fury'', anything star-shaped was changed into a simple five-pointed star.


* In Creator/SegaPinball's ''Pinball/SouthPark'', the original version of the game software included more offensive language than what appears in the final product. Comedy Central demanded the change soon after the game's release.

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* In Creator/SegaPinball's ''Pinball/SouthPark'', the original version of the game software included more offensive language than what appears in the final product. product, as well as a removed VideoMode that involved Cartman and Stan trying to be lesbians by engaging in a literal carpet-eating contest. Comedy Central demanded the change these changes soon after the game's release.

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* Several of the changes required by Creator/{{Universal}} for ''Pinball/TheBigLebowski'' include removing Walter's Colt .45 and a marijuana leaf from the playfield art.

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* In Creator/SegaPinball's ''Pinball/SouthPark'', the original version of the game software included more offensive language than what appears in the final product. Comedy Central demanded the change soon after the game's release.

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* ''Pinball/Terminator3RiseOfTheMachines'' ships with a gun grip and trigger to launch balls and fire at in-game targets. Operators have the option to replace the grip with a fire/launch button "for sensitive locations".


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* Creator/{{Gottlieb}}'s ''Pinball/SuperMarioBrosMushroomWorld'' reuses the VideoMode from their earlier ''Pinball/SuperMarioBros'', but replaces the Bullet Bills with Boos instead.

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* Creator/{{Gottlieb}}'s ''Pinball/SuperMarioBrosMushroomWorld'' reuses the VideoMode from their earlier ''Pinball/SuperMarioBros'', but replaces the Bullet Bills with Boos instead.instead.
* The SuperNintendo version of ''VideoGame/PinballDreams'' removed the crosses in the "Nightmare" table.
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** Stern Pinball's ''NASCAR'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' pinball had a "safe" version. Featuring the Super Fart Bumpers becoming the Super Pop Bumpers, "They killed Kenny -- rats!" and others.

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** * Stern Pinball's ''NASCAR'' pinball allowed operators to replace the default backglass art with one that changed the "Miller Lite" logo on Rusty Wallace's car with a "Rusty" logo instead, in case their location was sensitive to alcohol-related advertising.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' pinball had a "safe" version. Featuring the Super Fart Bumpers becoming the Super Pop Bumpers, "They killed Kenny -- rats!" and others. It also included decals to cover up potentially offensive playfield art, such as Mr. Hanky the Christmas Poo.

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