Coverage of the Northwest Pinball and Arcade Show Circuit event.
Colorado Hometown Weekly Business promotes Tilt Pinball in Louisville. Northwest Public Radio covers the Northwest Pinball and Arcade Show in Tacoma, Washington. The Courier Mail details how a pinball enthusiast and business owner recovered from a damaging theft.
Jersey Jack Guarnieri and Butch Peel talk about The Wizard of Oz and the Hobbit Pinball at the Northwest Pinball and Arcade Show.
Congratulations to Zach Sharpe who swept both the Open and Classics divisions at the 2013 Northwest Pinball Championships. Joshua Henderson finished second. Escher Lefkoff finished third. Bob Matthews finished fourth in both the Open and Classics divisions.
Quick points: Keith Elwin dominates the qualifying round — Escher Lefkoff and Johnny Modica survive the Late Night Beat Down — For some reason, I like Centigrade 37 — The Stroke of Luck kickout on Attack from Mars got better.
All of the games are set extremely tough but fair … Basically, they are settings that I would want to play on games that are on route to get good practice for tournament play. But I realize that wouldn’t happen …
PinGame Journal shows that Duck Hunt Pinball exists. All counter arguments are now invalid.
What happened here reminded me of what happened at the 2012 Northwest Pinball Championships in a tie-breaking match between Takashi Ito and Daniele Acciari…
It looks like the media are finally starting to catch up with something that we in the pinball community have known for a while. The Northwest is awesome for pinball.
…is on video, and thank science for that! Actually, thank GeekGamer.tv, Chase Nunes, and Bowen Kerins for the video and commentary. This was game 2 of the 2012 Northwest Pinball Championships Grand Final. It’s nearly an hour, but it’s worth making some popcorn to see it in its entirety. [Now with alternate PAPA angle.]