Look! It’s another gathering of pinball articles from the mainstream (?) media.
Austin Mackert present “Pinball” for the CD-i, and I thank him for letting me know how glad I should be for missing out on any pinball games for the CD-i system.
The Pinball Arcade platform has some big plans for the coming year for all platforms. Check out what they want to do for 2014.
Adam Smith of Rock, Paper, Shotgun posted a feature article on how pinball has affected him, both physical and virtual pinball. Rock, Paper, Shotgun is kind of a big deal so you should go and read it.
But, the rest of G4 can just get dragged out onto the street and shot for all I care. Why doesn’t G4 just run X-play like ESPN runs Sportscenter? Is that ad revenue from COPS reruns really that nice?
On Saturday, October 20th, the biggest gaming charity event of the year is going to happen. It’s called Extra Life. Game players from around the world will be holding marathon gaming sessions (24 hours!) to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and cancer research.
Rollers of the Realm by Phantom Compass features pinball mechanics with RPG elements. Each character has different quirks and abilities represented by the type of pinball you are using.