Blainbrook Entertainment Center

Large assortment of both old and new pinballs. Audio volumes for the machines varied wildly. South Park and Monopoly were incredibly loud, while Metallica and Monster Bash were very quiet. The newest machines and popular oldies (Monster Bash, Attack from Mars, Adams Family) are set for $1 play but the vast majority are 50 cents; so pretty good value overall. However, no $2 for 3 play deals or anything similar on any machines. Many machines have Ball Save turned off, and VERY sensitive Tilt. The machines are well taken care of with many having new LEDs, etc.


12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55434, USA

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2011-05-04 17:07:39

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Games list

Last updated on 2022-04-21 23:18:49

The following games are listed for this location.

Stern, 2012

Brand new condition. $1 per play. Edit comment

Bally, 1992

$1 per play Edit comment

Bally, 1995 - Added on 2017-01-22

Stern, 2019 - Added on 2019-06-15

Bally, 1978 - Added on 2021-02-23

Gottlieb, 1977 - Added on 2021-02-23

Gottlieb, 1976 - Added on 2017-01-22

Williams, 1985 - Added on 2019-06-15

Bally, 1977 - Added on 2021-02-23

Williams, 1990

Rudy's mouth has been fixed. Eyes still don't work. Edit comment

Williams, 1992

Don't sneeze... it WILL tilt! Edit comment

Stern, 2016 - Added on 2021-02-23

Williams, 1986

Williams, 1977 - Added on 2021-02-23

Stern, 2019 - Added on 2020-07-18

Stern, 2015 - Added on 2020-07-18

Bally, 1978 - Added on 2021-02-23

Williams, 1998

$1 per play. LED screen. Edit comment

Bally, 1982 - Added on 2022-04-21

Stern, 2019 - Added on 2019-06-15

Bally, 1973 - Added on 2021-02-23

Stern Electronics, 1978 - Added on 2019-02-20

Williams, 1986

Williams, 1994

50cents/play Edit comment

Bally, 1980 - Added on 2022-04-21

Gottlieb, 1978

Gottlieb, 1975 - Added on 2021-02-23

Sega, 1999

.50 per play. One of the louder machines when I was there. Edit comment

Gottlieb, 1980 - Added on 2019-06-15

Stern, 2019 - Added on 2020-07-18

Bally, 1993 - Added on 2019-02-20

Bally, 1995 - Added on 2018-05-13

Jersey Jack, 2019 - Added on 2020-07-18

Jersey Jack, 2013


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10 years ago

This is pinball Heaven. I go here every month for tournaments. Great selection of machines, and tables do get added from time to time. They serve Surly & have great food, so there's fun for everyone.

9 years ago

Great selection. I did not see Superman, Amazing Spider-Man(They had a newer stern machine), or Close Encounters when I was there though.

9 years ago

Their Fish Tales is by far one of the most beautifully kept pins I have ever played. Everything else that I played besides the newer Sterns were in good to mediocre shape. Was a bit frustrating to find out that I couldn't dead flipper pass on their Funhouse in the middle of a tournament qualifier...

8 years ago

Impressive collection, good condition.

8 years ago

Large collection and decent prices. It's fun, but condition and settings of the machines were inconsistent.

For example, some games had a generous ball save and others had none.

7 years ago

Updated the game list. My buddy and i visited here yesterday while we were in Minneapolis for work. Good location with a lot of pins to play, not museum quality, but everything played pretty good. Revenge from Mars wouldn't turn on, not sure if their timer was broke or what, but everything else played and turned on.

4 years ago

My wife, myself and my two week old baby weathered the blizzard to check out this pinball nirvana today! What a sight to behold! GREAT titles including the new The Beatles! We had a ton of fun, very well kept joint, we can’t wait to go again soon!

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