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API & IFPA Announce Hot Wheels PinballL Livestreaming Challenge Series

By Vegas9

1 year ago

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#1 1 year ago


For info, including Official Rules, Application Process and Prizes, please visit https://www.ifpapinball.com/hotwheels/

Hot Wheels Pinball IFPA Livestreaming Challenge Series

American Pinball and the International Flipper Pinball Association are teaming up to sponsor a Livestreaming Challenge Series on Hot Wheels pinball machines.

The Challenge Series is open to players beginning on September 1, 2020 and running through December 31, 2020. Players will earn Hot Wheels Points based on how they finish in each of the 15 Challenges being organized.

The Hot Wheels Points will be awarded as follows to the top 8 finishers of each Challenge:

1st place – 25 HW points
2nd place – 15 HW points
3rd place – 10 HW points
4th place – 5 HW points
5th place – 4 HW points
6th place – 3 HW points
7th place – 2 HW points
8th place – 1 HW point

An assortment of prizes would be awarded as a bounty for winning a Challenge, along with prizes based on the overall Hot Wheels Points earned across all the Challenges. Examples of prizes include:

American Pinball Baseball Cap
American Pinball T-Shirt
Amy Pinn T-Shirt
Houdini Translite
Hot Wheels Translite
Grand Prize for the Winner of the Entire Contest: HW Playfield (unpopulated)

For players that are actively streaming and have access to a Hot Wheels pinball machine please send the following information into the IFPA at [email protected] to apply to be a participant in the Challenge Series. We will need the following information:

Name, Email Address, Mailing Address, Phone Number
Streaming platform and channel you stream on
Participants must agree that API can use any of the streamed content as potential marketing material for Hot Wheels Pinball


Games must be set to the following Standard Adjustments: Ball Save Timer = ZERO, Max Number of Extra Balls = ZERO, Tournament Mode = YES
Challenge must be Livestreamed to the public via Twitch/YouTube (taped challenge attempts will not be eligible)
Players must send the link to their stream along with the timestamp of the challenge being submitted within 72 hours of the challenge being completed.


Best Score (This will last across all Challenges until the series is complete)
Fastest Completed Race Time
Best T-Rex Battle total
Best Triceratops Battle total
Best Cobra Battle total
Best Gorilla Battle total
Best Draven Battle total
Most Cars Collected
Best Track MB total
Best Victory Lap Multiball total
Best Loop Crash Multiball total
Best Car Chaos mode total
Largest EPIC collect
First to Redline in 5th Gear
First to reach Legend Multiball

For info, including Official Rules, Application Process and Prizes, please visit https://www.ifpapinball.com/hotwheels/

HW Streaming PRESS RELEASE (resized).PNGHot Wheels Flyer.pdf
1 week later
#2 1 year ago

American Pinball and the IFPA - International Flipper Pinball Association are proud to kick off the Hot Wheels Pinball IFPA Livestreaming Challenge Series!

The first weekly Challenge is the ‘Fastest Race Time!’ which begins Tuesday, 9/1. Also, the highest overall score Challenge begins now and runs until the end of the contest.

New Challengers are welcome to 'enter the arena' at any point during the Challenge Series, which runs until the end of the 2020 calendar year.

Be sure to follow along as we release updates to the Challenge Series and as we update the current Leaderboard.

For more info: https://www.ifpapinball.com/hotwheels/

Join us in welcoming our initial list of competitors who have entered the arena - Challenge Accepted!

Karl DeAngelo - Inland Empire Pinball Association https://www.twitch.tv/iepinball

Jack Danger - Dead Flip Pinball Streaming https://www.twitch.tv/deadflip

Escher Lefkoff - https://www.twitch.tv/steveopub

Adam Lefkoff - https://www.twitch.tv/steveopub

Jordan Burgar - Fliptronic - The Pinball Network https://www.twitch.tv/fliptronic

Rebecca Salam - Fliptronic - The Pinball Networkhttps://www.twitch.tv/fliptronic

Chuck Webster - Wicked Pissa Pinball Pit - https://www.twitch.tv/wickedpissapinballpit

Travis Murie - https://www.twitch.tv/marv

‘Doctor John’ Cosson https://www.twitch.tv/emilyanddoctorjohn

Emily Cosson https://www.twitch.tv/emilyanddoctorjohn

4 weeks later
#3 1 year ago

What a great way to learn the rules, tactics and to further discover how well thought out this games is Great job AP

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