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Motiv Villain

Motiv Villain

The Motiv Villain bowling ball brings back the Sinister core with high RG and lots of differential. This ball introduces the versatile Coercion MFS Reactive cover which is finished with a 3000 grit LSS finish. These features combine to create a ball that offers easier length as well as great power and continuation down lane. This ball is ideal on medium-heavy lane conditions for variety of bowling styles.

  • Color: Black/Blue Solid
    All colors do vary somewhat from the picture shown
  • Core: Sinister
  • Coverstock: Coercion MFS Reactive
  • Finish: 3000 Grit LSS
  • Reaction: Impressive power and continuation down lane
  • RG: 2.54**
  • Differential: 0.051**
  • ** RG and Diff are based off of 15 lb. balls
  • Recommended Lane Condition: Medium to Heavy Oil
  • A few tiny pit holes in the cover stock of the ball are normal
  • SKU: TLMTVBVLKBS
  • Product ID: 11211
  • Brand: Motiv
  • Category: Bowling Balls
  • Ball Performance: High-Performance Balls
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Will a 14 pound ball be as good as the 15 pounder as far as reaction.

3/14/2018 - By

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Yes, that is correct!

3/14/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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How is the Villian compare to the Forza SS?

3/28/2018 - By

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The Villian will be much more aggressive for it is a High Performance ball whereas the Forza SS is only an Upper Mid Performance ball.

3/28/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

Which gives more midan length: Villain or CodeX.

5/5/2018 - By

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These two balls will have Same Hook Potential, Lane Conditions & Coverstock as the Storm Code X.

5/7/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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How does it compare to Timeless

6/4/2018 - By

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The Motiv Villain will be more aggressive than the Storm Timeless. It will have a solid coverstock with a grit finish of 3000, whereas the Timeless will have a hybrid coverstock with a grit finish of only 1500. The Villain will be more aggressive because it will have the solid coverstock.

6/7/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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How does this ball compare to the DV8 Hitman?

6/14/2018 - By

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The Motiv Villain will be more aggressive than the DV8 Hitman for it is a Solid coverstock and the DV8 Hitman will have a Pearl coverstock.

6/18/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Will it be good for a straight shooter ?

7/16/2018 - By

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If you are needing a spare ball, we recommend looking at our plastic/spare balls. https://www.bowling.com/search/ball-selector.aspx?bpperf=4

7/17/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

I have the Forza SS. Is the Villain going to hook more than the Forza SS? I am looking for a ball that will hook more and finish stronger.

8/18/2018 - By

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The Villain will be more aggressive and will hook more than the Forza SS.

8/20/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

I'm a lefty, prefer Motiv and need something for oil. I loft the ball but want hook and a strong finish. Is this a good ball for me or would you suggest a different Motiv? Thanks!

10/14/2018 - By

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This would be an excellent ball for you!

10/15/2018 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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I'm 83 years old, throw the ball approx. 9.5 m.p.h. and currently average about 180. Would the Motiv Villain be too much ball for me ?

2/20/2019 - By

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You may want to look at mid performance- upper mid performance balls. This may be too much ball.

2/20/2019 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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