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Top 4: Four Pin Collection

By mr9865

1 year ago


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    #51 1 year ago

    I’ve got all EMs, and from my current pins I would keep:

    1) Hot Tip
    2) Target Alpha
    3) Grand Prix
    4) Royal Flush

    #52 1 year ago

    Page 2 and the classic Pinside answer is nowhere to be found!

    The answer is obviously:

    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi

    #53 1 year ago

    I will require Comet and a system 11 (Taxi, Diner, or Space Station). Then I would take one modern Stern and a WPC - maybe MET and MM, but not positive... Tough call.

    #55 1 year ago
    Quoted from ectobar:

    Page 2 and the classic Pinside answer is nowhere to be found!
    The answer is obviously:
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi

    Ok...now i need to see a pic with a lineup of 4 taxis.

    #56 1 year ago

    4 games? Only?

    I'm going to go with each "vintage" so you'll be ready to kick some Pin-butt at Pin-Burgh.

    1) E.M.: Gottlieb Atlantis. There is no other game out there that has you shoot BETWEEN two drop targets to get a simul-drop for big points. Aim on the left, nudge on the right. This category is really difficult for me because there are just so many games from so many decades and countries of production to choose from.

    2) Early SS: Bally Flash Gordon. Sports a ruleset that is so far ahead of it's time that these features are nowhere else to be found. And the fear. This design demands all of your attention as you can not hide anywhere on this game after the plunge. You will never grow bored of this design. Expect to have the game of your life against Ming... and then your next game will make you look silly.

    3) 90's DMD: Bally/Williams Twilight Zone. The best. For so many reasons.

    4) Modern DMD and forward: Stern AC/DC. I am SO temtped to put up other game designs. Some other games by other manufacturers are now showing their excellence, but AC/DC is the epitome of Steve Ritchie's craft and Lyman's code. That and the music is way sweet...

    I could go on, but at this point, these 4 are very well balanced between skill, chaos and finally... flow. I hope to never have to make the choice of just 4. But these 4 are all brilliant in their own ways and are indicative of the best of their vintages.

    Happy pin-hunting!

    c2s

    #57 1 year ago

    For us....

    MM
    TZ
    JPLE

    and the fourth one would be tough....

    IJ:TPA (although I would consider MB)

    #58 1 year ago

    1) TNA
    2) AFMRLE
    3) MMRLE
    4) POTCLE

    #59 1 year ago

    Capt Card
    Nugent
    TFTC
    Iron Maiden Pro

    #60 1 year ago

    1. AFMr
    2. TZ
    3. TAF
    4. IJ Will

    As of now

    Andrew

    #61 1 year ago

    LOTR
    Ironman
    TWD
    Medieval Madness / AFM (toss-up)

    #62 1 year ago

    1) JJP POTC
    2) Batman 66
    3) Stern Jurassic Park
    4) Rick & Morty

    #63 1 year ago

    So hard to choose that if I were to answer again tomorrow the list would probably be different. So here is today's list:

    LOTR
    JJP POTC
    AFM
    Deadpool

    #64 1 year ago

    I would keep my TZ , SS and TOM. Then add in a MM.

    My TAF would not make the cut, its ok but I find it a bit overrated.

    #65 1 year ago

    In order .
    Fishtails - for a fast game you can just jump on , easy rules to understand , great music , and dmd animations and video mode .

    The Hobbit - for long deep games with lots of modes and stuff to shoot for and with all the video and call out assets you want .

    Elvira HOH - for something in the middle , fun toys , great modes , lots of video and call outs and great music and theme .

    Bad Cats - for cool Mech in playfield , fun call outs and great flow , also the first code I learnt all the rules to .

    Disclaimer - picking the fourth pin was so hard . I've been sitting here for an hour thinking about number 4 . The first three were easy , bang , bang , bang . I had to look at the top 100 to think of ones I might have missed but there were so many ones I wanted . So I went with the one I have so many happy memories of playing and the one that got me into pinball .

    #66 1 year ago

    JJP POTC - My favorite overall
    Flash Gordon - mean but fun
    Met - Just plain fun
    4th is hard...TZ, MM, STTNG...

    #67 1 year ago

    AFM, LOTR, Whirlwind, Abra Cadabra

    #68 1 year ago

    Tron
    SM
    LOTR
    TWD
    all play differently with respect to layouts and rules etc

    #69 1 year ago

    1. Oktoberfest!
    2. Funhouse
    3. Metallica
    4. Blues Brothers (A guy can dream right?)
    If not then Addams Family. The Mamushka!

    #70 1 year ago
    Quoted from Pyromedic:1.
    4. Blues Brothers (A guy can dream right?)

    I believe in the dream

    #71 1 year ago

    1) multi-bingo + multi-horserace all in one unit with swappable playfields, as designed by Nicholas Baldridge (I'm imagining him combining both into the same unit for me)
    2) Jurassic Park Premium
    3) Heist or Big Lebowski
    4) JJP PotC

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    #72 1 year ago

    4 from current collection or just 4 pins I'd like to have?

    4 from current:
    WOZ
    Barracora
    Stars
    Countdown

    4 I'd keep forever:
    AFM
    Star Gazer
    Barracora
    Metallica

    #73 1 year ago

    Current set up:
    MMRLE
    AFM
    TZ
    BK2K

    IJ really needs to come up and AFM move down. EBD, Whirlwinds and Fishtales all share the downstairs.

    #74 1 year ago

    Mustang
    Dale Jr
    Corvette
    Street fighter 2

    #75 1 year ago

    HEP BSD
    HEP MM
    Tron LE
    Met LE

    #76 1 year ago

    MM
    JJP POTC
    Alien
    Stern Star Wars (this changes depending on mood)...

    #77 1 year ago

    1. Funhouse
    2. Roadshow
    3. Kiss Stern LE
    4. Dialed In

    #78 1 year ago

    As of 5/3/2020...

    -METLE
    -Iron Man
    -Twilight Zone
    -Monster Bash

    I have SO many pins in my garage because of locations closing that I can't access my go-to EMs/SS (Card Whiz, Quick Draw, Quicksilver, Time Fantasy) so the DMDs win this battle.

    #79 1 year ago

    1) TZ
    2) EBD
    3) Quicksilver
    4) Bow and Arrow

    #80 1 year ago

    TWD TZ AFM Met

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