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->'''Referee:''' "C'mon! kick the fucking ball!"

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->'''Referee:''' "C'mon! ->''"C'mon! kick the fucking ball!"
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''Flipper Football'' was promoted as an "electromechanical replica" of TheBeautifulGame, a claim that it fully lives up to. Instead of the [[PinballScoring overinflated scores]] and [[WizardMode objective-based gameplay]] in most {{pinball}} games, the player simply tries to score the most goals against the opposing team. While the crowds cheer and cuss, move the pinball up the playfield, knock down the dropdown targets to open an opportunity, then shoot the ball into the goal before they pop back up. Draining the ball counts as a goal against the player, and the game ends when the clock runs out. The game supports up to six people, placing them into teams against each other.

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''Flipper Football'' was promoted as an "electromechanical replica" of TheBeautifulGame, UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball, a claim that it fully lives up to. Instead of the [[PinballScoring overinflated scores]] and [[WizardMode objective-based gameplay]] in most {{pinball}} games, the player simply tries to score the most goals against the opposing team. While the crowds cheer and cuss, move the pinball up the playfield, knock down the dropdown targets to open an opportunity, then shoot the ball into the goal before they pop back up. Draining the ball counts as a goal against the player, and the game ends when the clock runs out. The game supports up to six people, placing them into teams against each other.



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* TheBeautifulGame

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* ToiletHumor: Sound effects include farts, belches, and burps, especially when "Adult Mode" is enabled.

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* ToiletHumor: Sound effects include farts, belches, and burps, especially when "Adult Mode" is enabled.enabled.
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* ProductionForeshadowing: The sides of the soccer field include billboards for several Capcom games, including the unreleased ''Kingpin'' and ''Pinball/BigBangBar'' pinballs.

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* ProductionForeshadowing: The sides of the soccer field include billboards for several Capcom games, including the unreleased ''Kingpin'' ''Pinball/{{Kingpin}}'' and ''Pinball/BigBangBar'' pinballs.


* ProductionForeshadowing: The sides of the soccer field include billboards for several Capcom games, including the unreleased ''Kingpin'' and ''Big Bang Bar'' pinballs.

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* ProductionForeshadowing: The sides of the soccer field include billboards for several Capcom games, including the unreleased ''Kingpin'' and ''Big Bang Bar'' ''Pinball/BigBangBar'' pinballs.


* PinballScoring: Averted hard.

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* PinballScoring: Averted hard.Averted.


* CreatorKiller: Some observers believe ''Flipper Football'' was the straw that broke the back of Capcom Pinball, though others believe the division was already on such shaky ground with upper management that nothing could've saved it.



* StillbornFranchise: ''Flipper Football'' was advertised as Capcom's first "Interplay Display" pinball game; the dot-matrix display was mounted in the cabinet, and would respond when the player struck targets underneath it (such as shots against the opposing team's goal). Needless to say, no other "Interplay Display" games were ever made.


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* ToiletHumor: Sound effects include farts, belches, and burps, especially when "Adult Mode" is enabled.

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* ToiletHumor: Sound effects include farts, belches, and burps, especially when "Adult Mode" is enabled.


* HornedHumanoid: The referees are drawn with red horns on their heads.



* {{Mooning}}: Done by the crowd in an animation.

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* {{Mooning}}: Done by the crowd in an animation.crowd.


''Flipper Football'' was promoted as an "electromechanical replica" of TheBeautifulGame, a claim that it fully lives up to. Instead of the [[PinballScoring overinflated scores]] and [[WizardMode objective-based gameplay]] in most {{pinball}} games, the player simply tries to score the most goals against the opposing team. While the crowds cheer and cuss, move the pinball up the playfield, knock down the dropdown targets to open an opportunity, then shoot the ball into the goal before they pop back up. Draining the ball counts as a goal for the opposing team, and the game ends when the clock runs out. The game also supports up to six players, dividing players into teams against each other.

By all accounts, ''Flipper Football'' is a terrific and rowdy party game, accurately recreating the frenzy of a soccer match when several players go against each other. However, uneven teams almost always led to blowouts, while the single-player experience was simply too dull and unorthodox for most players. In the end, only 750 machines were made before the company closed its pinball division, leaving ''Flipper Football'' a memorable coda to Capcom Pinball's history.

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''Flipper Football'' was promoted as an "electromechanical replica" of TheBeautifulGame, a claim that it fully lives up to. Instead of the [[PinballScoring overinflated scores]] and [[WizardMode objective-based gameplay]] in most {{pinball}} games, the player simply tries to score the most goals against the opposing team. While the crowds cheer and cuss, move the pinball up the playfield, knock down the dropdown targets to open an opportunity, then shoot the ball into the goal before they pop back up. Draining the ball counts as a goal for against the opposing team, player, and the game ends when the clock runs out. The game also supports up to six players, dividing players people, placing them into teams against each other.

By all accounts, having multiple players makes ''Flipper Football'' is a terrific and rowdy party game, accurately recreating the wild frenzy of a soccer match when several players go against each other.match. However, uneven teams almost always led to blowouts, while the single-player experience was simply too dull and unorthodox for most players. In the end, only 750 machines were made before the company closed its pinball division, leaving ''Flipper Football'' a memorable (if foul-mouthed) coda to Capcom Pinball's history.


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[[caption-width-right:350:"Burn that goalie!"]]



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->'''Spectator:''' "Burn that goalie!"


->"Have the world at your feet"



* AdjustableCensorship: For an authentic soccer experience, the game includes "Adult Mode", complete with profane sound and video effects.

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* AdjustableCensorship: For an the authentic soccer experience, the game includes "Adult Mode", complete with profane sound and video effects.


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* AnimationBump: The animated displays in ''Flipper Football'' are noticeably more detailed and richer than those of most other pinball games of the time.


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* LargeHamAnnouncer: Wouldn't be football without one.


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->'''Spectator:''' "Burn that goalie!"

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->"Have the world at your feet"

->'''Referee:''' "C'mon! kick the fucking ball!"

''Flipper Football'' is a 1996 [[PhysicalPinballTable arcade pinball game]] from Creator/CapcomPinball. It was designed by Bryan Hansen and Creator/PythonAnghelo, with illustrations by Hugh Van Zanten.

''Flipper Football'' was promoted as an "electromechanical replica" of TheBeautifulGame, a claim that it fully lives up to. Instead of the [[PinballScoring overinflated scores]] and [[WizardMode objective-based gameplay]] in most {{pinball}} games, the player simply tries to score the most goals against the opposing team. While the crowds cheer and cuss, move the pinball up the playfield, knock down the dropdown targets to open an opportunity, then shoot the ball into the goal before they pop back up. Draining the ball counts as a goal for the opposing team, and the game ends when the clock runs out. The game also supports up to six players, dividing players into teams against each other.

By all accounts, ''Flipper Football'' is a terrific and rowdy party game, accurately recreating the frenzy of a soccer match when several players go against each other. However, uneven teams almost always led to blowouts, while the single-player experience was simply too dull and unorthodox for most players. In the end, only 750 machines were made before the company closed its pinball division, leaving ''Flipper Football'' a memorable coda to Capcom Pinball's history.

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!!''Flipper Football'' demonstrates the following tropes:

* AdjustableCensorship: For an authentic soccer experience, the game includes "Adult Mode", complete with profane sound and video effects.
-->'''Spectator:''' "Hey, you! Shit-for-head!"
* AppealToNovelty
* TheBeautifulGame
* ClusterFBomb: Played straight as hell in "Adult Mode".
* CompetitiveMultiplayer: The main appeal of the game.
* CreatorKiller: Some observers believe ''Flipper Football'' was the straw that broke the back of Capcom Pinball, though others believe the division was already on such shaky ground with upper management that nothing could've saved it.
* HelloInsertNameHere: An operator option allows players to name their own teams.
* {{Mooning}}: Done by the crowd in an animation.
* PinballScoring: Averted hard.
* ProductionForeshadowing: The sides of the soccer field include billboards for several Capcom games, including the unreleased ''Kingpin'' and ''Big Bang Bar'' pinballs.
* StillbornFranchise: ''Flipper Football'' was advertised as Capcom's first "Interplay Display" pinball game; the dot-matrix display was mounted in the cabinet, and would respond when the player struck targets underneath it (such as shots against the opposing team's goal). Needless to say, no other "Interplay Display" games were ever made.
* TimedMission: Each player gets a fixed amount of time to score goals; the default is 180 seconds.
* ToiletHumor: Sound effects include farts, belches, and burps, especially when "Adult Mode" is enabled.

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