What is the Pinside?

“Spreading Pinball, Connecting Pinheads Worldwide!”

Pinside is the absolute best web destination for all things pinball.

Our large and thriving community is comprised of an incredibly diverse group of players, collectors, repair gurus, mod-makers, vendors, distributors, restorers, and all-around enthusiasts that have one thing in common: a passion and love for the silver ball.

Site Search

Search all of Pinside from one search box! Enter a game name, location name, Pinsider name or something to find on the forums.

Official stuff

Pinside was created as a destination to discuss games, buy and sell, find tech help, and meet others. It has accomplished those things and, in the process, become a massive and invaluable resource of pinball information. We value our community and want it to remain vibrant, friendly, and fun, so please be sure to familiarise yourself with our community rules, before heading off into the pinball forums.

» First of all, make sure you read the Pinside community rules.

» Our general terms and conditions.

» Read our privacy policy.

» Read about Pinside pricing.

» Read our Pinside Shops Policies.

» Read our Seller Quick Start Guides.

Contact us

There are several ways to contact Pinside.

» Pinside HQ is located in the Netherlands. Here's our address.

» Got forum issues? Use the moderator feedback sub-forum.

» Want to contact Pinside? Go to our contact page.

The Pinside Team

Meet the people who help make this site what it is! Mouse over any of the staff avatar images to read their bio.

Please note that the Pinside team members also participate on the forums as regular Pinsiders. Their opinions do not necessarily reflect those of Pinside.com.

Hey, wasn't -insert name here- a moderator too? You can't be volunteering your spare time forever, we thank the following ex-moderators for all their help and time in the past: Brokedad, Hellodeadcity, DrBond, Maldoror, Fattrain, Absocountry2, NJGecko, Chrisbee ... Thanks!

The best Pinside experience?

For the best Pinside experience, we recommend one of the following (free) web browsers. Please note that we do not recommend any version of Microsoft Internet Explorer lower than version 9.

We develop our site with this browser, so for the best possible Pinside.com experience: use Firefox!

Safari adheres perfectly to web standards and is the fastest browser on the block. Works for us!

With the same engine as Safari, Chrome renders the Pinside just as well as Safari.

Hey there! Got a moment?

Great to see you're enjoying Pinside! Did you know Pinside is able to run thanks to donations from our visitors? Please donate to Pinside, support the site and get anext to your username to show for it! Donate to Pinside