Acronyms. Abbreviations. Call them what you will, they’re still a PITA*.

They’re fine if you know what they mean – and let’s face it, nobody wants to keep typing out Creature From The Black Lagoon over and over – but for those times when you don’t know, here is the definitive guide for all the games from about 1990 to present, plus a few other relevant games, some technical terms and other stuff you might find useful.

*it’s in the list!

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There are 38 Acronyms in this directory beginning with the letter S.
SA
Shaq Attaq, Gottlieb, 1994

SB
A.G. Soccer Ball, Alvin G., 1991

SBM
Silverball Mania, Bally, 1978

SC
Safe Cracker, Bally, 1996

SDMEWM
Super-Duper Mega-Extreme Wizard Mode, Mode in The Simpsons Pinball Party, Stern Pinball, 2003

SDTM
Straight Down The Middle, Gameplay term

SF2
Street Fighter 2, Gottlieb, 1993

SG
Stargate, Gottlieb, 1995

SJ
Space Jam, Sega Pinball, 1997

SJP
Super Jackpot, Gameplay term

SM
Spider-Man, Stern Pinball, 2007

SMB
Super Mario Bros., Gottlieb, 1992

SMB (1)
Spider-Man Black Suit Edition, Stern Pinball, 2007

SMB-MW
Super Mario Bros. Mushroom World, Gottlieb, 1992

SMVE
Spider-Man Vault Edition, Stern Pinball, 2016

SnS
Surf n Safari, Gottlieb, 1991

SoF
Swords of Fury, Williams, 1988

SOL (1)
Stroke of Luck, Attack from Mars playfield feature, Bally, 1995

SOL (2)
Sh*t out of Luck, Internet forum term

SOT
Sort of Off Topic, Internet forum term

SP
South Park, Stern Pinball, 1999

SPI
Stern Pinball Inc., Pinball manufacturer

SPP
The Simpsons Pinball Party, Stern Pinball, 2003

SRP
Steve Ritchie Productions, Pinball design company

SS (1)
Solid-State, Computerised, Technical term

SS (2)
Scared Stiff, Bally, 1996

SS (3)
Slingshot, Playfield feature

SS (4)
Silver Slugger, Gottlieb, 1990

SSO
Sharkey's Shootout, Stern Pinball, 2000

SST
Starship Troopers, Sega Pinball, 1997

ST
Star Trek: Into Darkness, Stern Pinball, 2013

ST-TNG
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Williams, 1993

STDM
Dyslexic version of Straight Down The Middle, Technical Term

SW
Star Wars, Data East Pinball 1992, Stern Pinball 2017

SW-E1
Star Wars: Episode One, Williams, 1999

SWP
Star Wars Pin, Stern Pinball, 2019

SWT
Star Wars Trilogy, Sega Pinball, 1997

SX
Striker Extreme, Stern Pinball, 2000

 

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