(Topic ID: 240325)

Longest Standing Machine in Your Gameroom


By The_Director

1 year ago



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    #201 86 days ago

    Gottlieb WipeOut - bought from Jersey Jack mailorder about 20 years ago. Swedish coin door. $65 to ship via common carrier.

    It's been moved to five different homes in its life. I got it basically for the theme as it was intended for a ski place we had.

    #202 86 days ago

    Special Force was my first game from 2008 or so, still have it.

    Dad has a Bow and Arrow since like 1980, still have it.

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    #203 67 days ago

    1974 super-flite thats been in my game room since 1978 definitely not leaving

    #204 67 days ago

    Well STI is picking up somebodys new WW tomorrow.

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    #205 51 days ago

    The Getaway HSII has been in the collection since March of 1999

    My first expo I had the translite signed by SR which is now tucked away since I installed a mirrored glass in place.

    #206 51 days ago

    MM. it will never leave I think

    #207 51 days ago
    Quoted from The_Director:

    Just for fun, what's the longest man standing in your gamerooms and how long have you had it? For me, Bally Doctor Who. Has stood the test of time to stay planted on the gameroom floor for 8 years now. Has seen many, many other games come and go.

    Bally KISS 1979 ~ In gameroom since mid'90s.

    #208 51 days ago

    My personally restored White Water...not sure I will ever part with it.

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    #209 51 days ago

    Funhouse has been here since my wife bought it for me for Xmas 2008. Got me back into the hobby.

    Her untimely death in 2010 cemented it to the floor.

    Thanks Karen, I sure miss you, honey!

    #210 51 days ago

    Black knight 2000.

    #211 51 days ago

    Embryon. First pin, bought in 2010.

    #212 51 days ago

    Rally X Cabaret

    First game room item purchased back in 1998. Been sitting lifeless for far too long. It’s overdue for a full restoration.

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    #213 51 days ago

    Addams Gold is not likely to ever leave my home.

    #214 51 days ago

    Own my Shadow since 2012, bought from money I got at an internship and summer job
    My dad has a Twilight Zone since 2009 to replace our Flintstones.
    Whirlwind and Cyclone we got like 4 years ago.
    LOTR is here for about half a month now.
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    #215 51 days ago

    Getaway purchased in 1994 from an arcade floor in CT. Completed a full restoration on it this month!

    First game was a Gottlieb Genie which I bought from an operator in 1985 for my dorm room in college. Moved that Genie at least 7 times between the dorm, parent's house and various apartments and could not bear to move it a 8th time so I sold it. Should have kept that one, still tempted every time I see one for sale

    #216 51 days ago

    Twilight Zone. Bought it from the original owner in 1997. Had CH clear the playfields long before the HEP days. Plays like brand new.

    #217 51 days ago

    I have had my Black Knight (this one - I have had 4 of them) since 1994.

    I also some games in the basement that belong to another collector friend. His TOTAN has been in my basement for 9 years now. I think I can claim it as mine now, no? LOL

    Chris

    #218 51 days ago

    Count Down, 25+ years now.

    #219 51 days ago

    Had my Fish Tales about 10 years now, keeper.

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    #220 51 days ago

    MM 15 years...

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    #221 50 days ago

    39 Years. Stern Magic. Won NIB in a Time Out Amusement (DC/MD area) pinball tournament in 1981. I was 17 years old at the time.

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    #222 41 days ago

    Harlem Globetrotters. Bought it new from Ronnie Gold at Cleveland Coin Machine Exchange back in ‘79. I still have the invoice for it.

    #223 41 days ago

    Captain Fantastic. Picked up in 1999. Only EM left in the collection and it's staying...great game.

    #224 41 days ago

    I got a Gottlieb Miss Annabelle in 1966. I have the game in my office. Played it a couple of days ago. Still plays like the day I got her. Its been shopped 3 times during those 54 years.

    #225 41 days ago

    Fireball... 40 years.. Wizard of Wor videogame.. 37 years

    #226 41 days ago

    Christmas will be 31 yrs since I got black knight. Somehow kept it all these yrs.

    #227 41 days ago

    I picked up a Flash Gordon In 2005 For $400 and it still sits in my game room today. I did sell it to a friend at one point but reacquired it a year later. I also operated it for a half year at one point. The next oldest is a TZ that I picked up in 2010.

    Wick

    #228 41 days ago

    bought flintstones, congo, and Spiderman early 2013, still got em and will have em till the end.

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