Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons (Stern, 2015)

Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons

Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons

This is the "mass-production" version of Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons - the "Boutique" pinball machine originally from 2012, manufactured by WhizBang Pinball (Dennis Nordman and Greg Freres). The game is built on Stern's SPIKE control system.

Game play is slightly different from the original WNBJM. Each top lane on the left lights just one pop bumper (changing scoring from 1 point to 10 on that bumper). The gobble hole has been replaced (there is still a hole, with a turkey reference; but the hole has an ejector instead of ending the ball in play).

The cabinet is custom. Meant to look like an antique fruit company packing box, the cabinet is made of distressed wood. It can be deployed with traditional pinball machine legs; or with a custom lower cabinet to be used as a base.

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Design team

Game Design: Dennis Nordman
Artwork: Greg Freres
Software: Jack Benson



Game details

2228
Stern Pinball, Inc.
April 2015
Solid state
Stern SPIKE System
Re-theme, In production
$4530 - $5270
Custom shape
Mechanical Reels
4
2
0
0
#6252
V1.1 - initial shipped release


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Marketing slogan

"A crate full of fresh! A unique fusion of classic pinball design and modern technology. It may have been "born in a barn" but it's loaded with entertainment value and operator reliability."

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Pinside rating

This game has received 51 approved Pinsider ratings and currently has a rating of 6.865 out of 10.

6.865

Top 100 ranking

This game ranks #263 in the Pinside Pinball Top 100.


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Recent Pinsider scores

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1,000
kst8cat
on Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons
4,964
kst8cat
on Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons
3,215
albo
on Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons
6,480
psalim
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1,394
hipsmart
on Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons
1,197


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