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In search of The Pinball Wizard

HIT THE START BUTTON: It all starts with the start button. Welcome to a whole different world. The lights flash, the clinking, clanking and clattering collection of physical parts send you off on a path to keep a metal sphere alive   » Read the full story...



HOME-GROWN BIG JUICY MELONS IN T...

In 2013, I embarked on a journey to make a home-grown version of WhizBang's brilliantly conceived Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons (WNBJM).  I let the reins go free on Nellie. Her gallop   » Full story...

Pinball anottomous

Pinball anottomous

I started playing pinball back when I was moving irrigation pipe one summer during junior high school or high school. There was a Capt. Fantastic at a bowling alley, not much to do in the   » Full story...


First Time With: Scared Stiff an...

Hello Pinside.   I'm fairly new to Pinside, and very new to the hobby. I've been creeping around the forums here for a few months, posting occasionally, learning all the things. Keeping my eyes   » Full story...

Kickback Pinball Cafe: My First Williams/Bally Experience

Kickback Pinball Cafe: My First ...

On my trip to Pittsburgh last weekend, I had the opportunity to stop by one of the two pinball locations I wanted to go for: Bradish Street Pinball Parlour or Kickback Pinball   » Full story...

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March 13 - The Crop Duster

Thank you Pinside for accepting a newby to pinball ownership! ...

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March 10 - Hook, line and sinker!

I listen to a lot of podcasts.  Mostly The Joe ...

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March 10 - a long time ago ....in a bar far away

  Ive been playing pinball since I was in single ...

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March 9 - From draining pocket money to owning a machine (or a few)

I have always been a geek. My father got us ...

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March 9 - Pinball is a blast and a great hobby!

Back in the 90's I played a lot of pinball ...

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March 8 - Pinball player and lover all my life

G'day all, Adam Barrow here from Wagga Wagga in NSW, Australia. I ...

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March 8 - Made the Jump......

and joined Pinside! Hello Pinsiders!  I grew up in a ...

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March 6 - pinwhiz

Started working on pinball machines around 1973 at an arcade. ...

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March 5 - Newb

Just starting out. ...

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March 4 - I'm just an average guy, I guess.

Pinball has been an on and off force in my ...



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Torrance, United States
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