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Keith Elwin on Mustang Premium

TRIPLE DIAMOND DELUXE SUPER SECRET SECRET SQUIRREL SPOILER WARNING!

World Poker Tour World Championship [AKM Pinball]

FREAKING DOUBLE SUPER SECRET SECRET SQUIRREL SPOILER WARNING!

Kickstarter: Where is the Doctor?!

The Pinball Arcade have hit multiple home runs with their Kickstarter efforts. Now it’s the Doctors’ turn.

Protect your wallet! [Pinball FX Steam Sale]

My hand is approaching my wallet! BAD HAND! BAD! 😀

Greg Dunlap on The Game Radio

Greg Dunlap joins the show to talk about the upcoming Oregon State Pinball Championship.

Throwback: The Pin happened. Why not Seawitch, etc.?

I post this not only for “The Pin” itself, but to ask the following questions:

New Pinball Dictionary: Peavlered

Getting kicked by a player when you are standing too close, trying to watch their game.

Hobbit test machine

The HOBBIT! IT’S OUT! tHe PrEcIouS!!! ThEy pLayS iT! tHeY PlAyS tHe PrEcIoUs!!! PiNaHoLiC hAs iT! hE hAs ThE prEcIoUs!

The Player’s Guide [PAPA]

If you want to know why I like to play pinball competitively just as much as do casually, have a study of The Player’s Guide posted by PAPA.org.

Tournament Highlights! 01 [VIDEO]

Here are some (hopefully exciting) highlights from the Pinball Expo Flipout tournament!

New Pinball Dictionary: Leaping Lazarus

A ball that drops below the flippers, but instead of draining, bounces back over one of the flippers and back into play.

The Challenge of the Grid

So, in this situation … Matt is Rinzler?

Pinball with the Pros – Mustang

It’s Episode Two of Pinball with the Pros!

Montreal Now Has A “Pinball Food Truck” | MTL Blog

Pinball is making a big comeback in Montreal.

Playing Pinball, Creating Whiz Kids – WSJ

The ostensible purpose of the field trip was to teach science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, through the mysteries of pinball.

What time is it? It’s game (of thrones) time.

It was good then, but notice how far it has come in such a short time.

Greg Dunlap on The Game Radio

Greg Dunlap joins the show to talk about the upcoming Oregon State Pinball Championship.

Podcasting with Todd MacCulloch

Nice. I get to bring forward something I missed on posting the first time, and join it with something that happened recently.

Pinball with the Pros announced!

On the latest episode, Coast 2 Coast Pinball have announced a new project called Pinball with the Pros. It will be a web series that’s part tutorial (but not really), part pinball podcast, and partly just hanging out and playing pinball with top players.

The Canadian Pinball Podcast

Yes, it’s another pinball podcast! They’ve just started, so you can get on the bandwagon now.

The Walking Dead Pinball to Evil Dead Sound Conversion

The Horde continues with this BONUS video!

It’s a secret …

… to everybody.

Pinball EQ

This is one of those, “Hey check this cool thing out real quick!” type of videos. Can you name all of the games that were used in this project?

Hobbit Epic Music

Do you want epic music? The Hobbit Pinball from Jersey Jack will have the epic music of epicness that you need.

Some and not quite done.

Check out more episodes of Pinside’s collaborative podcast show here.

C2CP – Expo Visual Tour and Wrap-up

Coast 2 Coast Pinball provides the audiovisual bow to wrap up Pinball Expo. See more of the things that you should have seen if you were there at Expo.

C2CP 197/198: This is not 60 Minutes

A fascinating breakdown of a designer who had an idea, and the huge mess that resulted from its poor execution.

Cirqus 32X

What if Cirqus Voltaire was released for the Sega 32X somehow? What might that sound like?

Surf Rock Anthem Number 7 – Jargon Party

Jake Erskine with his band Jargon Party filmed their first music video at Arcadia National Bar in Portland, ME.

C2CP Episode 183 – The Burden Passes

Who is next on the list as the “best player to never win a major?”

Operator … Operator …

Skill Shot Pincast interviews Bobby Conover. Learn what motivates him to continue operating large quantities of games in the Seattle area.

C2CP Episode 182 – Chatting and Winning

At Replay FX, Coast 2 Coast pinball recorded a fun, enlightening and historical interview with Roger, Josh and Zach Sharpe …

New Pinball Dictionary: Peavlered

Getting kicked by a player when you are standing too close, trying to watch their game.

New Pinball Dictionary: Leaping Lazarus

A ball that drops below the flippers, but instead of draining, bounces back over one of the flippers and back into play.

New Pinball Dictionary: Clustervuk

The result when multiple balls are in the same vertical upkicker (VUK) and the game can’t get them out.

New Pinball Dictionary: Simuldraineous

The occurrence during Multiball when pinballs leave the table at or close to the same time.

New Pinball Dictionary: Three* Egg Omelet

Getting all zeroes in a PAPA-Style group of 4 where the scoring is 4-2-1-0

New Pinball Dictionary: Nine-Out

An achievement where a player has ended the game with as many nines as the scoreboard will allow.

Coast 2 Coast Pinball Episode 144

I helped to do a thing! Nate Shivers invited me onto the Coast 2 Coast Pinball Podcast and we talked about pinball. I had a great time, and the hour just flew by …

New Pinball Dictionary: “Everybody Out of the Pool”

Suddenly, every ball starts rushing toward each outlane and the center drain, your anxiety increases greatly, and all you want to do is try to survive by controlling one of them.

Reddit /r/PinballDictionary

Join me on Reddit! ==> reddit.com/r/PinballDictionary

New Pinball Dictionary: Tap Pass

A flipper trick accomplished by quickly and lightly hitting the flipper button so the ball hops from one side to the other.

New Pinball Dictionary: Stage Flipping

A player who is stage flipping is keeping the lower flipper engaged to hold a ball while still being able to keep the upper flipper disengaged …

New Pinball Dictionary: Drainbow / Rainbow

Occurrence when the ball arcs the whole width of the playfield on its way to a perfect swish down the outlane.

New Pinball Dictionary: Walk Off

1. Occurs when the last player of the last ball of the game comes from behind and passes all of the other players.
2. Occurs when the last player of the last ball of the game already has a higher score than the other players before starting. As a result, they can just walk off and allow the last ball to drain.

New Pinball Dictionary: Cliffy’d / Cliff-ied

Named for times when a Cliffy protector interferes in some way with your shot, or causes you to drain the ball.

New Pinball Dictionary: Ock Block

Occurs when you shoot the Doc Ock saucer cleanly, but instead of stopping in the saucer, the ball gets rejected and it comes right back at you.

New Pinball Dictionary: Shotgun / Shotgun Seat

The player with the second best seed in a pinball playoff.

Kickstarter: Where is the Doctor?!

The Pinball Arcade have hit multiple home runs with their Kickstarter efforts. Now it’s the Doctors’ turn.

Protect your wallet! [Pinball FX Steam Sale]

My hand is approaching my wallet! BAD HAND! BAD! 😀

Throwback Thursday: Portal Pinball

Pinball FX 2

Fantastic Journey gets REKT!

It’s a full lap of the game’s adventures, which means massive SPOILER ALERT if you care about that sort of thing.

Star Wars Episode VII on Zen Pinball

The Force Awakens gets pinball tables on the Zen Pinball platform because of course it does.

Throwback: Momonga Pinball Adventures for the Wii U

Why, because sometimes you have to just roll into a ball and get revenge for your village by launching yourself at evil, attacking owls.

Pinball Labs [Kickstarter]

If this helps more people to make pinball ideas come to virtual life, that’s a Good Thing ™.

Kirby’s Pinball Land

Oh, so you think you are skilled at Kirby’s Pinball Land? King DeDeDe begs to differ.

How Space Cadet pinball won the Windows desktop

“It was a rush job, and then a success, and then it disappeared with little fanfare …”

Game Sack – Naxat Video Pinball Games

Game Sack reviewed some video pinball simulations produced by Naxat.

Gen-EEE-vah!

Enjoy lots of yelling and screaming and Geneva-ing.

Burgers for the American Family!

What?! No Cleveland Show?!

Super Hyper Ball!

Take about a cup of pinball, Add a cup of Arkanoid, Sprinkle generously with some Space Invaders, Add half of a bottle of 5-hour energy, Put it all in a bowl, MIX THE CRAP OUT OF IT, and what do you get? This game!

Yagov pays the price!

No matter how many planes are shot down, Yagov always gets the last laugh.

We need to build a wall.

“We will have so many victories, we will have victories coming out of the coin slots, the coin boxes, the dollar bill acceptors!”

FarSight and Stern

After being wished for, then rumored, then bluntly unofficially stated by the marketing team, it’s now officially official …

The Player’s Guide [PAPA]

If you want to know why I like to play pinball competitively just as much as do casually, have a study of The Player’s Guide posted by PAPA.org.

Tournament Highlights! 01 [VIDEO]

Here are some (hopefully exciting) highlights from the Pinball Expo Flipout tournament!

Pic of the Day: Pinball when you high AF

Yo, man! I was IN the game man! I mean, I was IN it! Like inside of it! I thought it was a dream, man. But, it wasn’t. It wasn’t, man. It was like I had … BECOME the game, man! I WAS the game!

Hold both flippers during Casino Run … [Tutorial]

Joker! Joker!! And a Triple!!!

Stealth Tutorials [PAPA TV Live]

Did you catch that stealth tutorial session that happened on PAPA TV?

Go Full Throttle! (Tutorial)

Bowen Kerins takes on all of the racing challenges with a tutorial of Full Throttle Pinball.

The Walking Dead Tutorial

OH CRAP! SLAP SAVE NOW! (Warning … Warning… please don’t die, please don’t die.)

Time to go to work. [Tutorial]

Get all the leet strats here!

PAPAtv LIVE: The Re-PAPAning!

It’s time to get back behind the microphone with gameplay, interviews and more.

Grab it with the Gator

Use those mini-zipper flippers with conviction and purpose!

#PAPAsnob

Are you a #PAPAsnob? What are some other examples that can prove your qualifications?

ReplayFX the video tour

We’re talking about 700 games and a bouncy, inflatable obstacle course and a Velcro wall in a giant gaming space.

Photo of the day: ReplayFX panorama

This panoramic picture at the link above doesn’t begin to portray the awesomeness that was the first ReplayFX

C2CP: Episode 181 – Pinburgh Pressure

Hear reactions and analysis from many pinball players as they battle to qualify for the finals.

Pinvasion II – Finals Coverage

The Southern Fried Gameroom Expo’s coverage of the Pinvasion II PAPA Circuit Event is LIVE on twitch. Includes tournament coverage of Stern new game, KISS! Get your popcorn ready!

Event: Pittsburgh Pinball Open 6

It’s the Pittsburgh Pinball Open 6, and it’s a PAPA Circuit event.

Keith Elwin on Mustang Premium

TRIPLE DIAMOND DELUXE SUPER SECRET SECRET SQUIRREL SPOILER WARNING!

World Poker Tour World Championship [AKM Pinball]

FREAKING DOUBLE SUPER SECRET SECRET SQUIRREL SPOILER WARNING!

Throwback: The Pin happened. Why not Seawitch, etc.?

I post this not only for “The Pin” itself, but to ask the following questions:

Tournament Highlights! 01 [VIDEO]

Here are some (hopefully exciting) highlights from the Pinball Expo Flipout tournament!

Pinball with the Pros – Mustang

It’s Episode Two of Pinball with the Pros!

What time is it? It’s game (of thrones) time.

It was good then, but notice how far it has come in such a short time.

It’s time to play the game (of thrones).

YES, fix all the bugs so that when I get my game, all of the bugs will be killed!

That time when it all came together … barely. [Expo 2015]

Check out more of the exciting action at Pinball Expo 2015, archived on YouTube and PAPA TV.

Avengers New Code Update from outta nowhere!

Like a Randy Orton R-K-O in mid-air … from outta nowhere. Stern powerbombs a code update for Avengers.

Taking names and selling games at CES 2016

Gary Stern of Stern Pinball talks the company’s upcoming pinball games including Spider-Man, Game of Thrones, and KISS pinball games, and the company’s history.

Pinball wizard | Videos | Today | 9Jumpin

*The* song happens near the start of this clip, so +1 CinemaSin for that. But pinball is on TV and that’s OK.

Fartman Vault Edition

You can have your brand spanking new Spider-man Vault Edition. How about some Fartman Vault Edition instead?

Here come your blasted LCD screens from Stern, but not yet.

Apparently, Polygon got the word from Jody Dankberg about the LCD screens, then the word was walked back a tad.

Game of Thrones Launch Party @ Pinball Expo 2015

It’s the Stern Game of Thrones launch party video where everyone says how good the game is. Don’t worry though. The game really is good.

Spider-man Vault Editon

I wonder if they fixed “YOU OOZE YOU LOOSE” ^_^ In fact, although the gameplay will remain similar, some of the modes are different! Seriously though… Absolutely freaking YES! #LymanSells #LymanSaves

My own incompetence.

I made these because I was angry at the playfield topology of STERN’s The Walking Dead again.