Tropes related to, named after, or used predominantly in Pinball games.
For a list of tropes commonly appearing in pinballs, see Tropes in Pinball Games.
- Fictional Pinball Game
When real games aren't good enough.
- Match Sequence
A mechanic in a pinball game where part of your score are matched up with random digits to get a free game.
- Personal Arcade
A character has commercial pinball and/or video game machines for his own amusement.
- Pinball Gag
Someone acts like a ball in a pinball machine.
- Pinball Projectile
A projectile ricochets off several objects before hitting its target.
- Pinball Protagonist
A protagonist who passively bounces from one situation to another.
- Pinball Scoring
Inflating scores to make a game seem more awesome.
- Pinball Spinoff
Take a popular Video Game and make a Digital Pinball Table of it.
- Pinball Zone
A video game stage that takes place in a pinball machine.
- Score Multiplier
Increase your score by multiplying your bonuses.
- Skill Shot
Launching a pinball carefully to hit a high-scoring target.
- Spelling Bonus
Spell words for points and advancement.
- Video Mode
A Mini-Game in the middle of a pinball game.
- Wizard Mode
The hardest objective in a pinball game.