Gameplay of the bottom screen in Pinball
The striker launching a ball

The striker,[1] also known as the spring,[1] is a Pinball Part that appears in Pinball and VS. Pinball. The striker is used to launch a ball from the bottom of scene B to the top of scene A. The player must hold and release A Button to activate the striker. If the ball hits all of the targets in scene B, an exit to the striker briefly opens.


Names in other languagesEdit

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ストライカー[2]


  1. ^ a b Pinball North American instruction booklet, page 5.
  2. ^ Pinball Japanese instruction booklet, page 5.