Motiv
Mythic Jackal

Bowler Ratings

PatternStTwCr
Oily:
Medium:
Dry:
Sport:

(1-10 in order of Stroker (ST), Tweener (TW), Cranker (CR))

General Ball Info

Coverstock Info
Name:
Infusion HV 2:1 Hybrid Reactive
Type:
Reactive Hybrid
Box Finish:
5000 Grit LSP
Color:
Black / Bronze / Tortoise
Core Info
Name:
Predator V2
Type:Asymmetrical
RG:2.47
Total Diff:0.054
Int. Diff:0.015

The Mythic Jackal is the latest entry into the Jackal line for Motiv. The Mythic uses the same asymmetrical Predator V2 core design that we have seen in previous Jackals, wrapped in the new Infusion HV 2:1 Hybrid Reactive coverstock. This cover has a 2:1 ratio of pearl to solid and it comes out of the box at a 5000 grit LSP finish. The Mythic Jackal revs up quickly, with a high flare potential and a lot of back end movement that give it plenty of hook to handle medium to oily conditions.

Stroker had the best line to the pocket out of the three testers on the fresh medium oil pattern. The combination of traction in the oil and a strong back end movement gave him the most area on the lane and plenty of pin carry. The Mythic Jackal gave him a stronger┬ámotion than he’s used to seeing from polished covers. Shots that were missed to the left into the oil that usually don’t carry for him still managed to kick out the 10 pin. In transition, the box finish had plenty of recovery to allow Stroker to ...

Performance Ratings

NameValueComments
Torque
(1-10)
Length
(1-25)
Back End
(1-20)
Total Hook
(1-100)