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World Cup Soccer...Gooooaaaaal

February 24 - World Cup Soccer...Gooooaaaaal

Awesome Game!  Lots of action, plenty of challenges. I love the goalie shot, magna-ball save and fast ramps.  If you haven't played this ...

How I go into pinball

February 24 - How I go into pinball

My wife wanted a card table for our game room. We ended up in a place that had tons of ...

Bittersweets!

February 24 - Bittersweets!

Growing up outside chicago my dad use to take to to an arcade his buddy owned in Bolingbrook called Bittersweets ...

Where it all began...

February 23 - Where it all began...

So, not too much to say other than I grew up in a house where by the age of 2 ...

New to Pinball

February 23 - New to Pinball

Into arcade games like many guys were growing up, but I never got into pinball until recently.  A buddy plays ...

From Canada to Finland

February 23 - From Canada to Finland

I own my first pinball machine since 2013 and currently looking for new opportunities. I have the Star Wars pinball from ...

Proud Sunshine owner

February 21 - Proud Sunshine owner

I picked up my Sunshine in Phoenix and had it shipped to Ohio where I live.  Worked great but started ...

Planetjed

February 21 - Planetjed

I live in Abu Dhabi and own (as I understand it) the only Star Wars pinball machine in the UAE!        ...

My Vast Infiniden

February 20 - My Vast Infiniden

Proud owner of Bally's Flash Gordon and Embryon pins along with a Williams Time Warp. ...

One year in!

February 20 - One year in!

It's officially been one year. I read that this was an addiction and now I know this to be true. ...

In search of The Pinball Wizard

February 20 - 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 ...

    Knifesmashr's Story

February 18 - Knifesmashr's Story

   I was raised in a military family that moved around the US quite a bit.  The first time I ...

Child of the 80's

February 18 - Child of the 80's

I grew up a child of the 80's. I used to sneak off from school so I could play my ...

Merry Christmas Sing Along

February 17 - Merry Christmas Sing Along

Started looking at EM pinball machines after reading a story about 3D printers reviving old machines with hard to find ...

New to the pinball world

February 17 - New to the pinball world

Hello, I grew up playing the 80's and 90's arcade and pinball games.  I've got a few classic arcade machines but ...

My story.....

February 16 - My story.....

Started playing pinball as a kid on holidays with my parents going to France and Spain. No particular machine was ...

How I got hooked...

February 16 - How I got hooked...

I've always enjoyed playing, but it was when I went to college that it all began. One of the ...

HOME-GROWN BIG JUICY MELONS IN THE GARDEN STATE (Letting The Reins Go Free On Nellie!)

February 15 - HOME-GROWN BIG JUICY MELONS IN THE GARDEN STATE (Letting The Reins Go Free On Nellie!)

In 2013, I embarked on a journey to make a home-grown version of WhizBang's brilliantly conceived Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy ...

My first game and what happened

February 15 - My first game and what happened

So, i have always loved pinball.  I was driving down the road and there was a pinball by the road ...

Old Newbee

February 15 - Old Newbee

My name is Craig. I am an old time pin collector and I have four machines that I have been ...

new to pinside

February 13 - new to pinside

I been playing pinball since i was a teenager i'm 54 now. I have a 1975 ballys knockout & a ...

It's all Bill Kurtz's fault.

February 13 - It's all Bill Kurtz's fault.

Let's take a trip back.  1994, I was ten years old.  Getting my usual stack of video game and computer ...

My story so far.

February 13 - My story so far.

Ever since I was a young boy I played the silverball.   ...

retired mecanic

February 12 - retired mecanic

Im a old pinball repairman from the 80s and 90s.   Old school member off the dutch pinball assosiation. Now this day;s i ...

Pinball Love

February 11 - Pinball Love

So I am not gonna lie I have always loved pinball but as my impressionable years were spent on the ...

Long time arcade fan new to the pinball hobby

February 11 - Long time arcade fan new to the pinball hobby

Hello, my name is Shawn and I am a long time arcade fan.  Growing up in a small town in ...

Passing on pinball to the next generation

February 11 - Passing on pinball to the next generation

I had pinball machines as a kid and always enjoyed them. I would like to get some of my own ...

Predictable to the Unpredictable

February 10 - Predictable to the Unpredictable

Derek here... As most kids who grew up in the 80's, everything was about the arcades. Pinball was in a ...

The Space Invader

February 9 - The Space Invader

I'm just another pinball wizard from East Brunswick, New Jersey...I got to experience all the great machines from the late ...

how it started

February 9 - how it started

When I was around 7 or 8 years old, my dad started taking me to Putt Putt Golf and Games ...

My Arcade Origins

February 8 - My Arcade Origins

As a child I was raised in the Arcades! Me and my father playing for countless hours at our favorite ...

New to pinball collecting

February 8 - New to pinball collecting

Just purchased my first pinball game December 2014.   I've always loved playing pinball but finally was able to afford ...

Where it started?

February 8 - Where it started?

It was 1986 and the tiny corner market and deli next to me picked up a Haunted House.  It was ...

urspider12

February 8 - urspider12

Retired last year! Always loved  pins since the sixties. First a drop target pin  (have been unable to remember the ...

An arcade rat looks at 40

February 6 - An arcade rat looks at 40

Been playing pinball since I was about 4-5. That's when my dad would take me to the Dream Machine arcade ...

bdpfdc

February 4 - bdpfdc

From Detroit area originally, now live in Summerville SC. Looking to get back into pinball even though this area doesn't ...

New to the playing field

February 3 - New to the playing field

I'm just getting initiated to the world of pinball. I'd like to learn basic maintenance and repairs and build my ...

Valhalla time has just begun

February 1 - Valhalla time has just begun

How the story started This story starts on may 25th of 2013. Somebody placed a post on the Belgian flipperforum.be. The ...

My Introduction to Pinball

February 1 - My Introduction to Pinball

A regular patron of arcades as a youth, I never gave pinball so much as a glance. Maybe it was ...

How I got back into pinball

January 30 - How I got back into pinball

My parents had kept my brothers old Demolition Derby as kids. This was just a toy. Both flippers fired at the same ...

Bvillesigns the Pinball parlor sign guy

January 30 - Bvillesigns the Pinball parlor sign guy

Hi folks , just thought I'd throw a little bit out there about us here at Barnardsville Signs. yep I'm ...

WWF/WWe fan

January 29 - WWF/WWe fan

iv'e beem a huge WWE fan all of my life. my dad got this royal  rumble pinball for me Christmas ...

My Funhouse

January 28 - My Funhouse

Hello this Funhouse is in excellent condition all original .beside's me putting mirror blade's inside the cabinet .which can be ...

Criminally Fast!!

January 27 - Criminally Fast!!

For its vintage, this game plays soooo fast sometimes its almost scary.  A real good game to add to the ...

REGNE's Story

January 27 - REGNE's Story

Originally from Omaha, NE and now back in Omaha.  I commute to Lincoln for work. I was always into vids as a kid ...

Finding My Holy Grail

January 27 - Finding My Holy Grail

I, like many others, found my fascination with the bright lights and chimes at an early age in the smoky ...

This is a test account

January 26 - This is a test account

This is a profile story for my test account! ...

Pinball Pirate

January 25 - Pinball Pirate

I have been working on pinball machines full time since 1988. The core of my collection is composed of Bally ...

What got me into pinball?

January 24 - What got me into pinball?

When I was a kid we had a Black Knight machine. It wasn't in very good condition but it was ...

Crosstown is my Game

January 24 - Crosstown is my Game

Having played this game for hours on end in the mid 60's, I had a nostalgic burst when I found ...



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