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Pinball Addiction

By TAVsPlace

1 year ago


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    #1 1 year ago

    Is there a rehab facility for pin heads I have and have had a lot of hobbies over the years but this one is much more addictive... anyone else feel the same?

    #2 1 year ago

    Nope. Not addictive at all.

    #3 1 year ago

    I don’t have a problem I can stop playing pinball anytime I want.

    Okay who wants in for a two player???

    #4 1 year ago

    I can quit whenever I want. I don’t have a problem at all. Lol

    #5 1 year ago

    Just one more game

    #6 1 year ago
    Quoted from chas10e:

    Just one more game

    Best two out of three

    #7 1 year ago
    Quoted from TAVsPlace:

    Is there a rehab facility for pin heads I have and have had a lot of hobbies over the years but this one is much more addictive... anyone else feel the same?

    Yep! We love it and have been loving it for decades. There is always one more game to play and always one moe game to add to the collection!

    #8 1 year ago

    I ordered 3 games this week!

    #9 1 year ago

    I suggest giving all your money to someone that will take care of it, nurture it and allow it to grow. Then you can buy more later. I am not that person. I will have s new machine before the money is in my hands.

    #10 1 year ago

    4 is an addiction? Call me when you get 25. I'll be your support to help you through it.

    I'm still trying to figure out how I jumped from 10 to 25, but ended up with 41 currently.

    #11 1 year ago
    Quoted from PinballManiac40:

    I'm still trying to figure out how I jumped from 10 to 25, but ended up with 41 currently

    Nice collection too by the way!

    #12 1 year ago

    Addiction...pssssshhh
    Iam stronger then a Williams flipper
    I been in the hobby for 2 years and I already quit cold turkey 3 times

    Take that pinball

    #13 1 year ago
    Quoted from transprtr4u:

    Nice collection too by the way!

    Thanks, but sadly 16 of them are projects I hope to get to before I die. haha

    #14 1 year ago

    I tried this 10 years ago....it didn't help.

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    #15 1 year ago
    Quoted from EJS:

    Best two out of three

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    #16 1 year ago
    Quoted from PinballManiac40:

    4 is an addiction? Call me when you get 25. I'll be your support to help you through it.

    I wish I had room for more

    #17 1 year ago

    Are you addicted when you run out of room and ask your mom if she has room for one at her house because you bought another?

    #18 1 year ago
    Quoted from TAVsPlace:

    I wish I had room for more

    2110 sq ft house here
    1 project set up in the master bedroom
    1 in a 2nd 10x12 bedroom with a twin size bed
    2 projects in the 3rd 10x 12 bedroom
    2 in my 2nd living area
    12 in my living/dining combo room with a dining table and a cocktail multicade in there
    14 projects in the garage
    8 on loan to various family/friends that I had been rotating around

    Oops, I should not be counting RAZA that is not built yet i do show it in my collection list.

    #19 1 year ago

    I got it right now. 4 new games in the last month. Fortunately mine comes and goes. Usually a winter thing since not much to do here in Michigan it’s freezing cold and still mostly COVID shut down.

    #20 1 year ago

    Ok this is my last game...

    #21 1 year ago

    You can run out of money, room, or wives. But I hear they have storage units!

    #22 1 year ago

    My one game became three pretty quickly....although I'm maxed out for space. Not saying I might not figure out a Plan B but for now I'm at my limit....

    #23 1 year ago
    Quoted from PinballManiac40:

    4 is an addiction? Call me when you get 25. I'll be your support to help you through it.
    I'm still trying to figure out how I jumped from 10 to 25, but ended up with 41 currently.

    How did you fair through the loss of power and the extreme cold?

    #25 1 year ago

    The best thing you can do about it is perfect it, that’ll make it better...

    #24 1 year ago

    The best thing you can do about it is perfect it, that’ll make it better...

    #26 1 year ago
    Quoted from Budman:

    How did you fair through the loss of power and the extreme cold?

    Lost power for only 56 hours and still working on getting my water turned back on today. Wasn't dreadful. Almost like going winter camping.

    #27 1 year ago

    I want to be buried in my theater of magic. When I die. This will happen.

    (This pinball thing, is fully in my blood.)

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    #28 1 year ago

    I was thinking I had a problem, but then I realized that i can sell the Boflex to make room for another pin!

    #29 1 year ago
    Quoted from Azmodeus:

    I want to be buried in my theater of magic. When I die. This will happen.
    (This pinball thing, is fully in my blood.)

    I told my wife to put my ashes inside my ACNC.

    #30 1 year ago
    Quoted from EricHadley:

    I ordered 3 games this week!

    That’s just Wacky!

    #31 1 year ago
    Quoted from Azmodeus:

    I want to be buried in my theater of magic. When I die. This will happen.
    (This pinball thing, is fully in my blood.)

    I have let my wife know that I want our TWDLE to be my coffin when I die. She said she would rather put TWDLE decals on the coffin and keep playing TWDLE in my memory. Pinball is alive and well in our home.

    #32 1 year ago

    If I get a stack-able washer/dryer I can fit in a Baby Pac-Man

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