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Kickback With These 10 Pinball Tables

“Do Awesome Stuff in Austin” has ten machines and places they suggest you check out on your next visit Austin, Texas.

Expo Walkthrough – SDTM edition

Straight Down the Middle offers a walkthrough with another perspective at Pinball Expo 2017.

#TheresTheCode Star Wars v0.93.0

According to the readme, the Hot Dog Mode carryover scoring glitch has been fixed.

Pinball News 22-minute Tour

This tour is through the vendor hall at Chicago Pinball Expo. See who represented this year.

Pinball Players Podcast 9 – Pirates and Widebodies

Jeff Parsons has opinions on Jersey Jack’s new Pirates game. He also has a Top 5 list of his favorite widebodies. And #1 is not Twilight Zone.

Pittsburgh Pinball Open recap

Hear from the players and the champion.

WGN Radio: An Inside Look at Stern Pinball, the World’s Largest Pinball Manufacturer

An eleven-minute feature on Stern Pinball and Star Wars.

SDTM: Pirates Video

A closer angle of gameplay on Jersey Jack’s Pirates of the Caribbean.

The Slam Tilt St(r)eam Demolition Man

It’s Ron Hallett, Jr. vs. Demolition Man in a battle of flow and combos and guns and explosions and swearing and the claw and an eyeball and cars and triggers!

Pinball News Eight Minute Tour

A tour of the Tournament Area and the Games Hall.

Path of Play – Robert Gagno

Get ready for Multiball Reverse Flippers mode!

Expo Blitz: Bro, do you even interview Eric Meunier?

Nick and Kevin interview the designer of Jersey Jack’s Pirates of the Caribbean. Afterwards they review their activities at Pinball Expo.

Expo Blitz: Pinball News Interviews Jersey Jack and Pirate Eric

Congratulations to Eric Meunier on his first design! It’s an experience.

Nights at the Game Table: Ed Robertson

Mike Primeau interviews Ed Robertson of Barenaked Ladies.

Nobody wants to talk about competitive pinball … except NBC Nightly News.

NBC talks with the Lefkoffs, the Sharpes and other players in a quick feature.

Canada gets Annihilated!

Jack Danger and Scott Danesi deliver Total Nuclear Annihilation #001, and Canada allows this.

Zach Sharpe Interview

The Pinball News interview with Stern’s new director of Marketing is pleasantly optimistic.

DanesiRelease: 904 Pinball Zine / Imoto / Scott Danesi / Matt Andrews

Scott Danesi and artist Matt Andrews were in a bomb shelter somewhere getting interviewed by Imoto and 904 Pinball Zine.

DanesiLock 2: Kaneda 152

It’s just under $6,000.00. Are you ready to support an original, unlicensed theme? Money talks.

DanesiLock 1: Coast 2 Coast Pinball

Nate talks with Scott Danesi about Total Nuclear Annihilation as it is being offered for sale by Spooky Pinball.

Dallas man follows his pinball passion … (CBS News – Dallas Fort Worth)

After being laid off, a Dallas man turned his pinball passion into an epic road trip.

904 Pinball Zine and Imoto interview Scott Danesi

Hey … what ‘cha looking at there on that phone? (They are looking at the art for Total Nuclear Annihilation. It’s futuristic 80’s multicolored awesomeness!)

“Tom Servo” on pinball

Mr. Servo, who is certainly not being controlled by Ron Hallett, Jr. of the SLAM TILT podcast, has a couple of quick thoughts on pinball.

Pinball Players Podcast 9 – Pirates and Widebodies

Jeff Parsons has opinions on Jersey Jack’s new Pirates game. He also has a Top 5 list of his favorite widebodies. And #1 is not Twilight Zone.

Pittsburgh Pinball Open recap

Hear from the players and the champion.

WGN Radio: An Inside Look at Stern Pinball, the World’s Largest Pinball Manufacturer

An eleven-minute feature on Stern Pinball and Star Wars.

Expo Blitz: Coast 2 Coast 239

Nate reacts to the Pirate of the Caribbean reveal, and then makes a call to someone who had first hand experience on the scene.

Expo Blitz: Bro, do you even interview Eric Meunier?

Nick and Kevin interview the designer of Jersey Jack’s Pirates of the Caribbean. Afterwards they review their activities at Pinball Expo.

Expo Blitz: Head 13 Head Pinball

Pirates Wins Expo! (of course it did.) Has Jersey Jack set the bar too high when it comes to making new pinball games?

Made Up People – The Cure

Oh no! That pinball is going to crush him and ruin his guitar!

Pinball Profile: Vancouver Recap

Players, guests, organizers talk with @JeffTeolis about the only Canadian stop on the PAPA Circuit.

Pinball Players Podcast: Bowen Kerins

When someone asks you what your favorite game show is, Press Your Luck is not only a good answer, it is the correct answer.

C2C Pinball 238 – Ed Robertson

Coast 2 Coast Pinball returns. Nate talks with Ed Robertson about the latest fun he’s had in the pinball hobby as well as his new album.

Slam Tilt: Talking about Competition

This is a reminder that “No one wants to talk about pinball tournaments”.

The Slam Tilt St(r)eam Demolition Man

It’s Ron Hallett, Jr. vs. Demolition Man in a battle of flow and combos and guns and explosions and swearing and the claw and an eyeball and cars and triggers!

Path of Play – Robert Gagno

Get ready for Multiball Reverse Flippers mode!

Expo Blitz: Jersey Jack Pirates – Reveal and Gameplay

… and now the reasons why Pirates of the Caribbean won Pinball Expo 2017. It’s all in the video showing the reveal and gameplay of the first few games.

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Pinball gameplay

Yo dawg! I heard you like LCD screens. So we put a giant LCD on top, one in the middle, one inside and one inside-inside the game!

#TheresTheCode / #HereAreTheBugs v0.92.0

Unpaid beta tester Ernö Rotter shows gameplay with the new modes, callouts, display graphics, rules and bugs in Star Wars v0.92.0.

SLAM TILT vs. BIG GAME

Whoa! BIG GAME must have thought it was being used in a tournament during this livestream.

Dead Flip: The Vancouver Streams

Dialed IN! | Safe Cracker | Space Jam | Haunted House | Q-bert’s Quest

First Look: Pinball Deluxe Reloaded

Kevin Manne streams a preview of Pinball Deluxe: Reloaded, A game consisting of an array of virtual pinball simulations. He is also joined by the developer in chat as he gives suggestions about the gameplay.

#TheresTheCode – Alien v1.02

Video of Alien by Heighway Pinball, version 1.02 filmed through some potato cameras with audio lag.

Colorado Pinball Collective vs. TX-Sector (Kitchen Arena)

I randomly stopped on this portion of the video which happens to perfectly encapsulate the angst, difficulty and frustration of this totally awesome game.

Slam Tilt vs. Stargazer

Check out the difference in settings between Ron’s machine and the one the Jack and Krystle played.

Dead Flip vs. Stargazer

Krystle and Jack take on Stargazer. There may be no pinball game sounds, but there are other sounds to replace them.

Stern-O-Rama at Pinball Expo

Your pinballing self is required to be at the Stern-O-Rama at Pinball Expo. I hope you don’t need to have a Seminar ticket to partake in the festivities.

IFPA Power 100

Check to see if you are a member of the The Power 100.

Raise money for Hurricane Harvey Relief

… and you will be granted an exemption of the thirty-day rule by the IFPA in September.

HEADS UP! It’s the Heads Up Pinball Championship! October 28th, 2017

Competitive pinball speedruns! The champion gets a new-in-box Stern Aerosmith!

Z# is the New Director of Marketing at Stern Pinball

Today’s Friday Night News Dump is NOT something about a hidden plot to destroy the world or an evil corporation trying to hide more secret documents. It’s good news for pinball!

Pinball wizard from Mukilteo wins the world championship | HeraldNet.com

Raymond Davidson is a pinball-playing machine.

Announcing: The Stern Pro Circuit!

Remember than announcement about the upcoming announcement? Well, the announcement has happened!

IFPA raises money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through Morristown Game Vault tournament

With the support of Jersey Jack Pinball, Stern Pinball, and Marco Industries we were able to raise $640 for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society as well as have a $1850 cash prize package for the players.

Challenge! – IFPA Challenge Matches in 2018

“This was always the metric ‘nobody cared about’… We’re hoping to change that just a little.” — Josh Sharpe

Sharpe Day: Slam Tilt

Cash rules everything around me | C.R.E.A.M., get the money | Dollar dollar bill, y’all

Iron Man: Pittsburgh Pirates edition

Hey, I’d play it. I wonder what Iron Monger would be replaced by.

Wheel of Fortune Tutorial

OK, lets start off with a Double Trip Multiball plus Multiball Triple stack of WTF goodness …

Tutorial: Doctor Who

MILLION! … WROIANG! … MILLION! … WROIANG! … MILLION! … WROIANG!

More tutorials are coming …

Get ready. More tutorials by Bowen Kerins and the PAPA team are coming very soon. One might be out already as you read this.

Emily and Doctor John review Pinburgh

A brief look at the phenomenon that is Pinburgh – the world’s biggest pinball tournament.

Jack Danger at ReplayFX

Jack Danger roams around ReplayFX for 2 hours and does stuff and meets people and sees things and stuff.

Pinburgh: During and After

Jeff Teolis interviews a lot of people at and around Pinburgh including the new champion.

Pinburgh: Before

Jeff Teolis interviews the previous champions of Pinburgh, the largest match play tournament in the world.

The ReplayFX Festival is Any Classic Video Game Lover’s Dream Come True

Walking into the ReplayFX hall, it’s hard to believe that all these games are in one place. Every corner you turn you’ll see a game you remember from your childhood, one you may not have played in years.

Pinburgh 2017 Finals

I get to use a telestrator. No one is safe.

The ReplayFX App

Download the ReplayFX app now to build your own schedule and get notified of events at the show!

Pinball Profile: Elizabeth Cromwell

Captain Picard is poop.

Expo Walkthrough – SDTM edition

Straight Down the Middle offers a walkthrough with another perspective at Pinball Expo 2017.

Pinball News 22-minute Tour

This tour is through the vendor hall at Chicago Pinball Expo. See who represented this year.

SDTM: Pirates Video

A closer angle of gameplay on Jersey Jack’s Pirates of the Caribbean.

The Slam Tilt St(r)eam Demolition Man

It’s Ron Hallett, Jr. vs. Demolition Man in a battle of flow and combos and guns and explosions and swearing and the claw and an eyeball and cars and triggers!

Pinball News Eight Minute Tour

A tour of the Tournament Area and the Games Hall.

Path of Play – Robert Gagno

Get ready for Multiball Reverse Flippers mode!

Expo Blitz: XYTECH and Dutch Pinball

Get your dose of marketing as XYTECH introduces themselves and tells the Expo attendees how they are going to help get The Big Lebowski pinball machines out to their buyers.

Expo Blitz: Jersey Jack Pirates – Reveal and Gameplay

… and now the reasons why Pirates of the Caribbean won Pinball Expo 2017. It’s all in the video showing the reveal and gameplay of the first few games.

Expo Blitz: Pinball News Interviews Jersey Jack and Pirate Eric

Congratulations to Eric Meunier on his first design! It’s an experience.

Trailer Tom: Indianapolis 500

A re-upload of Trailer Tom’s tutorial and HUGE scoring game of Indianapolis 500.

Saratoga Pinball Show 2017

This post is to recognize those pinball scenes that are starting out and looking to grow their player bases.

Made Up People – The Cure

Oh no! That pinball is going to crush him and ruin his guitar!