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I once had wealth, power, and the love of a beautiful woman. Now I only have two things: my friends, and... uh... my pinball machine. Huh? My story? Okay.
My first memory of pinball was visiting a tourist attraction in Orlando, Florida called The Mystery Fun House. I truly miss the place, which closed in 2001 and still have many fond memories. The bottom level was a video game arcade and the upper level was loaded with pinball (and a shooting gallery.) At the time, games like Tron and Dragon's Lair blew me away and I found out very quickly that I could get more out of a quarter playing an video game than pinball > Read the full story...
As a teen in the late seventies I was never really into pinball. I was more of a Fooseball player. >
I came, I saw, I stayed, I played.
I think we all remember are first machine. I remember going to my grandmas every xmas as a kid to >
My story begins with Facebook marketplace. My fiancé haven't had one in the pinball machine for the last 10 years >
In 4th grade (1980) I got to take college classes thru the summer in a distant town. There was one >
I never realized how much fun pinball was until I readdress it in my adult years. I'm searching for South >
Bought in February 2007 for £80. Powerplay was living in a house in Preston, England. It was totally dead and >
My background story is probably a lot like many others here. I grew up in a rural area and was >
I wanted to share something today-- and while it's not specifically pinball-related, it is relevant to gaming, community, racism, and >
Started playing pinball at age 10. I would do chores, cash in bottles, cut grass, and shovel snow, and run >
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Hello Pinside! Thank you for being such a great community full of awesome people. My pinball story goes back decades. >
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