Storm Bowling Ball Reviews
Bowling This Month currently tests and reviews all new Storm bowling balls. See below for links to all recently-reviewed Storm equipment, a comparison table showing all of our Storm ball reviews, and a comparison graph that visually shows how all of the Storm balls we've tested compare to each other in terms of our four bowling ball rating parameters.
Storm Bowling Ball Reviews - New Releases
The PhysiX is the latest entry into the high performance Premier line for Storm. It uses the new Atomic asymmetrical core design that is nearly...
Storm Hy-Road X
The Hy-Road X celebrates the tenth year since the introduction of the original Hy-Road, which is still in production today. It uses the same symmetrical...
Storm Intense Fire
The Storm Intense Fire is the second ball to use the RAD-E asymmetrical core design that was first used in the original Intense. This low...
Storm Code X
The Code X is a sanded, reactive solid addition to Storm's Premier line that uses the asymmetrical RAD4 weight block. The R2S Solid cover makes...
The Storm SonIQ uses a weight block with a familiar shape, but its densities have been altered for this new release. The new Centripetal HD...
The Drive is the second ball from Storm to use the Dual-Drive symmetrical core shape, with the first being the Timeless. It pairs this high...
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Summary Table of All Storm Ball Reviews
The table below shows a tabular comparison of all recently-reviewed Storm bowling balls. Currently, all balls in our database are shown in the table. BTM subscribers can customize the columns displayed on their Edit Profile page.
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|Ball Name||Issue||Cover||Box Finish||RG||Diff||Int|
|2Fast||September 2010||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.53||0.044||0.000|
|2Furious||September 2010||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.53||0.044||0.000|
|Alpha Crux||March 2016||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.50||0.052||0.017|
|Anarchy||November 2010||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.054||0.017|
|Byte||October 2013||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.52||0.043||0.020|
|Code Black||December 2016||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.50||0.058||0.020|
|Code Red||June 2017||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.50||0.058||0.020|
|Code X||March 2018||R Sol||3K Abrl||2.50||0.058||0.020|
|Crossroad||March 2012||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.56||0.052||0.000|
|Crux||October 2014||R Hyb||3K Grit Pad||2.50||0.052||0.017|
|Crux Pearl||February 2015||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.50||0.052||0.017|
|Drive||February 2018||R Hyb||3K Abrl||2.57||0.050||0.000|
|Fight||February 2016||R Sol||3K Grit Abrl||2.62||0.043||0.000|
|Fire Road||August 2012||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.56||0.052||0.000|
|Frantic||October 2011||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.53||0.045||0.000|
|Freak’n Frantic||May 2013||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.53||0.045||0.000|
|Fringe||May 2012||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.53||0.045||0.000|
|Hy-Road||December 2008||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.046||0.000|
|Hy-Road Nano||December 2017||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.57||0.046||0.000|
|Hy-Road Pearl||August 2013||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.046||0.000|
|Hy-Road Solid||June 2014||R Sol||2K Grit Sanded||2.57||0.046||0.000|
|Hy-Road X||October 2018||R Sol||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.046||0.000|
|Intense||November 2017||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.050||0.017|
|Intense Fire||June 2018||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.050||0.017|
|IQ||August 2012||R Sol||3K Abrl||2.48||0.050||0.000|
|IQ Tour||August 2012||R Sol||4K Abrl||2.49||0.029||0.000|
|IQ Tour 30||November 2015||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.029||0.000|
|IQ Tour Fusion||May 2014||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.029||0.000|
|IQ Tour Nano||January 2015||R Sol||4K Grit Pad||2.49||0.029||0.000|
|IQ Tour Pearl||January 2013||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.49||0.029||0.000|
|Joy Ride||October 2015||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.58||0.021||0.000|
|Lights Out||May 2013||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.55||0.038||0.000|
|Lock||October 2015||R Hyb||3K Abrl||2.48||0.054||0.018|
|Lucid||October 2012||R Prl||4K Abrl||2.48||0.050||0.017|
|Major 52||April 2012||R Hyb||1K Abrl||2.49||0.058||0.019|
|Manic||May 2012||R Sol||4K Abrl||2.53||0.045||0.000|
|Marvel||February 2011||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.48||0.052||0.000|
|Marvel Pearl||August 2011||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.48||0.050||0.000|
|Marvel-S||August 2013||R Sol||3K Abrl||2.48||0.050||0.000|
|Match||May 2016||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.55||0.030||0.000|
|Match Pearl||May 2016||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.55||0.030||0.000|
|Match Up Pearl||June 2017||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.035||0.000|
|Match Up Solid||June 2017||R Sol||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.035||0.000|
|Modern Marvel||March 2012||R Hyb||4K Abrl||2.48||0.050||0.000|
|Natural Pearl||January 2011||Ure Prl||4K Abrl||2.53||0.040||0.000|
|Optimus||June 2014||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.48||0.048||0.000|
|Optimus Solid||May 2015||R Sol||2K Grit Pad||2.48||0.048||0.000|
|Phaze||February 2016||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.48||0.051||0.000|
|Phaze II||September 2016||R Sol||3K Abrl||2.48||0.051||0.000|
|PhysiX||October 2018||R Hyb||3K Abrl||2.48||0.053||0.017|
|Pitch Black||May 2014||Ure Sol||1K Grit Sanded||2.57||0.022||0.000|
|Pitch Blue||March 2016||Ure Prl||2K Abrl||2.57||0.022||0.000|
|Polar Ice||February 2012||Ure Hyb||3500 Grit Polished||2.69||0.006||0.000|
|Punch Out||June 2014||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.55||0.038||0.000|
|Reign of Power||March 2013||R Sol||1K Abrl||2.57||0.048||0.000|
|Reign On||October 2013||R Hyb||4K Abrl||2.57||0.048||0.000|
|Reign Supreme||November 2010||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.55||0.052||0.000|
|Ride||March 2015||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.58||0.021||0.000|
|Rocket||February 2015||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.54||0.046||0.000|
|Rocket Ship||May 2016||R Sol||3K Grit Sheen||2.54||0.046||0.000|
|Sky Rocket||May 2015||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.54||0.046||0.000|
|Snap Lock||May 2016||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.48||0.054||0.018|
|SonIQ||February 2018||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.47||0.047||0.000|
|Street Fight||September 2016||R Prl||3K Grit Sheen||2.62||0.043||0.000|
|Super Natural||May 2013||Ure Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.55||0.038||0.000|
|Sure Lock||March 2017||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.48||0.054||0.018|
|Sync||February 2013||R Sol||4K Abrl||2.47||0.058||0.028|
|Timeless||February 2017||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.050||0.000|
|Torrent||February 2017||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.56||0.044||0.000|
|Tropical Breeze||May 2013||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.009||0.000|
|Tropical Breeze Black/Cherry||June 2012||R Hyb||1.5K Grit Polished||2.57||0.009||0.000|
|Tropical Heat Black/Purple||June 2012||R Hyb||4K Abrl||2.55||0.038||0.000|
|Victory Road||February 2011||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.53||0.055||0.000|
|Victory Road Solid||August 2011||R Sol||3K Abrl||2.56||0.052||0.000|
|Virtual Gravity Nano||March 2011||R Sol||4K Abrl||2.48||0.052||0.020|
|Virtual Gravity Nano Pearl||October 2011||R Prl||1.5K Grit Polished||2.48||0.052||0.020|
|Vivid||March 2012||R Sol||2K Abrl||2.52||0.050||0.017|
|Wipe Out||June 2014||R Sol||3K Grit Sanded||2.55||0.038||0.000|
|Wise Man||April 2012||R Prl||2K grit polish||2.58||0.054||0.000|
|Zero Gravity||May 2014||R Sol||4K Grit Pad||2.55||0.037||0.010|
Storm Ball Comparison Graph
The graph below shows a comparison of all Storm balls. It shows four dimensions from our on-lane testing results:
- Horizontal axis: Total Hook rating
- Vertical axis: Length rating
- Circle size: Torque rating
- Circle color: Backend rating
Hover over each colored circle in the graph to see that ball’s name and ratings. Click a colored circle to view that ball’s full review.
(Note: The graph below is just a preview. Our actual interactive ball comparison graph is only available to subscribers.)