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American Pinball Houdini thread


By lllvjr

2 years ago



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#151 2 years ago
Quoted from HighProtein:

I just got this flyer in the mail with my latest Pinball Life parts order...

Looks like he's going to strangle someone lol.

#152 2 years ago

There will be finished and playable Houdini's in Texas tomorrow.

#153 2 years ago
Quoted from lllvjr:

Jpop has zero to do with the new Houdini

well, except for the original idea, theme, and fact that he is tied to the whole thing from the start.

I get that they are trying to distance themselves fomr Jpop, but without him Houdini never exists, period.

#154 2 years ago
Quoted from vdojaq:

There will be finished and playable Houdini's in Texas tomorrow.

SO MANY new games to play at TPF this year!

Houdini, Alien, Dialed In, Jetson's, Aerosmith, Batman66, Mulitmorphic (P3) will be revealing 4 games, Spooky will reveal a new game....AFMr...

WooHooo!!


#155 2 years ago
Quoted from SunKing:

SO MANY new games to play at TPF this year!
Houdini, Alien, Dialed In, Jetson's, Aerosmith, Batman66, Mulitmorphic (P3) will be revealing 4 games, Spooky will reveal a new game....AFMr...
WooHooo!!

Isn't there going to be a new Elvira too from Dennis Nordman ?

#156 2 years ago
Quoted from SunKing:

SO MANY new games to play at TPF this year!

Houdini, Alien, Dialed In, Jetson's, Aerosmith, Batman66, Mulitmorphic (P3) will be revealing 4 games, Spooky will reveal a new game....AFMr...

Man... I wish I could make it. My 34 year anniversary is Saturday 3/25. If I went, it would be my last one

#157 2 years ago
Quoted from vdojaq:

There will be finished and playable Houdini's in Texas tomorrow.

Correction - Playable, probably - Finished - NO. There's still work going on.

#158 2 years ago
Quoted from epthegeek:

Correction - Playable, probably - Finished - NO. There's still work going on.

Fair enough, playable prototypes.

#159 2 years ago
Quoted from vdojaq:

There will be finished and playable Houdini's in Texas tomorrow.

That's great news, looking forward to it!

#160 2 years ago

So, It will look nothing like this?

#161 2 years ago
Quoted from limelime20:

So, It will look nothing like this?
ยป YouTube video

Correct, looks nothing like it.

#162 2 years ago
Quoted from vdojaq:

Correct, looks nothing like it.

please please please keep the escaping milk pop bumpers and real quickstep solenoids!!! Just get rid of all the stupid Zs and we should be all good.

TPF is indeed shaping up to be a doozy! Which I could have hung around Texas for another weekend to check this out.

#163 2 years ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

well, except for the original idea, theme, and fact that he is tied to the whole thing from the start.
I get that they are trying to distance themselves fomr Jpop, but without him Houdini never exists, period.

I think you mean without AP, Houdini and MG never exist, period.

#164 2 years ago

a lot of negativity here. This game looks fun.

#165 2 years ago
Quoted from GreenMachine19:

a lot of negativity here. This game looks fun.

The actual game doesn't look like what's been shown so far. That layout was a JPOP design, untested. They started over with Balcer and a new artist after deciding to completely disassociate from JPOP.

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#166 2 years ago

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.

Here is a sneak peek

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#167 2 years ago
Quoted from rosh:

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.
Here is a sneak peek

Ooh, the Hefty Cinch-Sack LE model!

#168 2 years ago
Quoted from rosh:

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.
Here is a sneak peek

Looks great!

#169 2 years ago
Quoted from rosh:

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.
Here is a sneak peek

Will the reveal be streamed?

#170 2 years ago
Quoted from Kerry_Richard:

Man... I wish I could make it. My 34 year anniversary is Saturday 3/25. If I went, it would be my last one

Honey for our Anniversary I am flying us out to Texas....yeah nevermind it won't work...lol

#171 2 years ago

I hear they are dropping it into a lake and the reveal happens when the machine escapes its shrink-wrapped tomb and emerges from the water..

#172 2 years ago
Quoted from rosh:

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.
Here is a sneak peek

A pinball in a trash bag? Is that a Ghostbusters?

#173 2 years ago
Quoted from rosh:

I hope to see many of you at our seminar on Friday night.
Here is a sneak peek

Rosh Rules !!!

#174 2 years ago

Get some one to STREAM it!!
Pinball Mafia are semi local twitch streamers I believe.

Have fun at TPF!! And well wishes to AP for a successful reveal.

Someone pick me up a flyer.

#175 2 years ago

Hi,
Do we know when it is supposed to be released? How many and How much? Is there preorder? Can it be for sale overseas?
I can't wait for first impressions.
Thanks

#176 2 years ago
Quoted from colonel_caverne:

Hi,
Do we know when it is supposed to be released? How many and How much? Is there preorder? Can it be for sale overseas?
I can't wait for first impressions.
Thanks

Stay tuned.

#177 2 years ago

I'm tuned! I'm tuned!!

#178 2 years ago

Can't wait for more details!

#179 2 years ago
Quoted from Haymaker:

Can't wait for more details!

Same! rosh's Casino game looked incredible - I'm eagerly anticipating what he's done with Houdini!

#180 2 years ago

Way too go! Team AP....
Congratulations looking forward to the reveal and the pricing structure!
Going to be a lot of naysayers eating crow!

#182 2 years ago

LCD no longer in the play field

#183 2 years ago
Quoted from pinballdork:

Will the reveal be streamed?

Heck, someone At least Facebook live or record and pop on YouTube tonight.
I wish I was there...

#184 2 years ago

Two flip able machines at TPF. Will be playable all weekend.

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#185 2 years ago
Quoted from pinlink:

He doesn't know anything that you and I don't. Just wants to feel cool by making it seem that way I guess . No one knows anything for certain.

Eat it!

#186 2 years ago

could be a lot of fun but the side panels on the backbox.... hmmm, i don't know.

#187 2 years ago

The game has a real backglass. Very cool!

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#188 2 years ago

Backglass looks nice! Love the colors. From what I can make out, I like the gritty weathered look of the cabinet art. Can't wait to see some playfield pics and gameplay footage to see how it shoots.

-Doug

#189 2 years ago
Quoted from halflip87:

Backglass looks nice! Love the colors. From what I can make out, I like the gritty weathered look of the cabinet art. Can't wait to see some playfield pics and gameplay footage to see how it shoots. Like they say, you can only polish a turd so much, it's still a turd...
-Doug

No one has played it yet it's a turd? Come on man, that shit doesn't belong on pinside

#190 2 years ago

Introductory price will be $6995.

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#191 2 years ago

I didn't mean that the game was a turd, I think it looks great! What I mean is if the layout sucks and the gameplay blows, no amount of beautiful art can cover up the fact that it's a crap game.

To me, it looks promising!

#192 2 years ago

Waiting for some close ups of the BG... But, wait... I think I trust what I see from the grainy pics so far...
My money's on: We were not trolled.
Photoshopped clip art on an unlicensed theme -- hey, that's one way to make your mark on pinball history!
(finger's crossed they hired an artist for the PF)
-mof

#193 2 years ago

If this is a finished playable machine, it's quite the achievement. Well done AP!

#194 2 years ago

Code is 20% complete reported on other thread.

#195 2 years ago

It's a good time to be in pinball again..

#196 2 years ago

Playfield pics?

#198 2 years ago

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#199 2 years ago

Looks really cool! What is up with the chain on the right ramp?

#200 2 years ago

Looks nice, can't wait to see some gameplay video.

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