Pinside.community

A Touch of Light in the Dark

A Touch of Light in the Dark

I've been a gamer all my life. Some of my fondest memories growing up was getting my first nintendo and then moving on to genesis and then finally as a sophomore in high school playing final fantasy 8 on my first   > Read the full story...



Born just a little too late!

“Born just a little too late!”

August 11th, 2016

I became a teenager in the early eighties, right past the height of the pinball phenomenon and at the rise of the video arcade game. There were plenty of pinball tables around   > Full story...

ReplayFX 2016: The Good, OK, and the Brutal Drains

“ReplayFX 2016: The Good, OK, and...”

August 1st, 2016

The event was twice as big as last year, but overall, it was very organized for all of Saturday. Let's hop right in. Some pinball machines just killed me outright, no matter how   > Full story...


A moment of Clarity

“A moment of Clarity”

July 24th, 2016

I read other stories about Pinsiders childhood memories of pinballs at the bowling alley or the arcade, however that isn't my story. Growing up in a town of 700 ppl in the least   > Full story...

Pool, Pinball, and Pirates

“Pool, Pinball, and Pirates”

July 24th, 2016

My love of pinball began at an early age. When I was between the ages of four and seven years old, my family would often go to Christmas parties and other gatherings that were hosted   > Full story...


A late bloomer

“A late bloomer”

July 24th, 2016

Hi. My name is Jason. I am addicted to pinball. Everything from the gameplay to the collecting. It pretty much hits on everything that makes me tick. I happen to love anything   > Full story...

The Story of Me and Pinball (constantly being updated)

“The Story of Me and Pinball (con...”

July 10th, 2016

Never really was a huge fan of pinball, but then again, I never really played.  It wasn't until May of 2016 when my friend Jeff (WaddleJrJr) opened a retro games store and   > Full story...


Find other Pinsiders

Looking for other Pinsiders? You can find them by user name on the Pinsiders search page or by location on the world pinball map.

Recent profile stories

Author avatar

August 18 - BOBCADE

I am a human engineering class at level 41.  My arcade ...


Author avatar

August 16 - Live in Minnesota my hobbies are fishing and woodworking

Pinball is a new hobby I can't explaine why but plnball ...


I'm a Horse-a-holic!

August 15 - I'm a Horse-a-holic!

Hi Everybody! I'm a Horse-a-holic who is married to a Pinball ...


Author avatar

August 15 - My Story, Plain and Simple

I don't think there's an age limit on Pinside, is ...


Author avatar

August 14 - Enjoy Playing Pinball

I have always enjoyed playing pinball. My father played pinball. ...


Author avatar

August 13 - Play & Repair

Love to play. Currently have a couple machines I got ...


A Touch of Light in the Dark

August 13 - A Touch of Light in the Dark

I've been a gamer all my life. Some of my fondest ...


Author avatar

August 11 - Shipping Solutions for all gamers, and pin sellers or distributors

Crossroads Global Solutions are members of the AAMA and AMOA, ...


Author avatar

August 9 - EM Novice

Won a Williams Argosy in the 80's.  Moved it serveral ...


Author avatar



Recently joined the Pinside

Welcome to our newest Pinside members! There were 25 sign-ups yesterday!




Follow-worthy

Follow Pinsiders to see what they're up to in your Pinside Pulse. Who has the most followers?

vid1900

139 followers vid1900

Not following any Pinsiders
Gwaxt72

128 followers Gwaxt72

Following 1 Pinsider
High_End_Pins

54 followers High_End_Pins

Not following any Pinsiders
cheezywhiz

53 followers cheezywhiz

Following 91 Pinsiders
robin

48 followers robin

Following 31 Pinsiders
jeffspinballpalace

44 followers jeffspinballpalace

Following 16179 Pinsiders
Aurich

43 followers Aurich

Not following any Pinsiders
TaylorVA

38 followers TaylorVA

Following 9 Pinsiders
Tsskinne

38 followers Tsskinne

Following 12 Pinsiders
HeighwayPinball

37 followers HeighwayPinball

Not following any Pinsiders
cfh

35 followers cfh

Not following any Pinsiders
centerflank

33 followers centerflank

Following 49 Pinsiders
benheck

32 followers benheck

Not following any Pinsiders
Gexchange

30 followers Gexchange

Not following any Pinsiders

Pinside Achievers

It's all about the points! Who has the most achievement points of Pinside?

jeffspinballpalace

116,200 pts jeffspinballpalace

Collected 85 achievements!
TigerLaw

94,400 pts TigerLaw

Collected 59 achievements!
HighProtein

92,900 pts HighProtein

Collected 66 achievements!
PinB

88,900 pts PinB

Collected 63 achievements!
The_Dude_Abides

87,650 pts The_Dude_Abides

Collected 51 achievements!
DefaultGen

85,900 pts DefaultGen

Collected 58 achievements!
Caucasian2Step

83,150 pts Caucasian2Step

Collected 58 achievements!
amkoepfer

80,150 pts amkoepfer

Collected 59 achievements!
jlm33

79,150 pts jlm33

Collected 54 achievements!
tamoore

78,400 pts tamoore

Collected 53 achievements!
Pinball-is-great

75,650 pts Pinball-is-great

Collected 51 achievements!
swampfire

75,650 pts swampfire

Collected 55 achievements!
mof

75,400 pts mof

Collected 49 achievements!
centerflank

75,400 pts centerflank

Collected 53 achievements!

Login Streak Ranking

Log in to Pinside at least once a day to up your login streak. Who's the biggest Pinside addict?

Namsan

268 days Namsan

Highest streak to date: 268 days
mschonbrun

241 days mschonbrun

Highest streak to date: 241 days
teekee

238 days teekee

Highest streak to date: 238 days
Pimp77

237 days Pimp77

Highest streak to date: 237 days
PanzerFreak

237 days PanzerFreak

Highest streak to date: 237 days
marspinball

237 days marspinball

Highest streak to date: 237 days
toyotaboy

237 days toyotaboy

Highest streak to date: 237 days
chipleader

237 days chipleader

Highest streak to date: 237 days
Vyzer2

237 days Vyzer2

Highest streak to date: 237 days
mwong168

237 days mwong168

Highest streak to date: 237 days
luvthatapex2

237 days luvthatapex2

Highest streak to date: 237 days
DuckBrian

237 days DuckBrian

Highest streak to date: 237 days
Nate

237 days Nate

Highest streak to date: 237 days
djblouw

237 days djblouw

Highest streak to date: 237 days


Pinsiders

A random selection of Pinsiders. The bigger the name, the more achievement points that Pinsider has. (refresh)