Pinball


Zen Studios Announces Williams Pinball: Volume 6

Zen Studios Announces Williams Pinball: Volume 6

Zen Studios announced today that they will be bringing more pinball action to PC and console as Williams Pinball: Volume 6 is on the way. Right now we only have a preview of three games in the collection which includes Funhouse, Space Station, and Dr. Dude and His Excellent Ray. But as you can see from the […]

Stern Pinballs New TMNT Machines Will Make You Say Cowabunga

Stern Pinball's New TMNT Machines Will Make You Say Cowabunga

Stern Pinball has announced their newest TMNT machine today — and this time it features our favorite turtles in a half-shell. Based on the popular Nickelodeon animated series (which is based on the iconic comic book series), the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are coming (back) to the pinball world! This brand new machine from Stern […]

Stern Pinball Has A Few New Ways For You To Play

Stern Pinball Has A Few New Ways For You To Play!

Pinball is one of the great American past times. I've talked about pinball extensively here for years. Right now I have no plans to stop the fun while I help flatten the curve while staying at home. And Stern Pinball has no plans to stop the fun either! Earlier I spoke with Zach Sharpe from […]

Elviras House Of Horrors From Stern Is Spooktacular

"Elvira's House Of Horrors" From Stern Is Spooktacular!

Elvira and pinball go hand in hand. In fact, the famous horror host has had three to date! Her first, Elvira and the Party Monsters was released by Midway Games in October of 1989. The second, Elvira Scared Stiff, dropped September of 1996 — and also from Midway. For her next machine, Stern Pinball has […]

Sterns New Stranger Things Pinball Throws You Into The Upside Down

Stern's New "Stranger Things" Pinball Throws You Into The Upside Down

Stern Pinball is ready to take players into The Upside Down with their new Stranger Things pinball machine. Pinball fans across the internet have been speculating as to what Stern's newest machine is going to be, and finally we have our answer. Experience the terrifying forces in Hawkins, Indiana that turn this small town "upside […]

Look Morty Im A Pinball Machine Im Pinball Rick

Look Morty! I'm A Pinball Machine! I'm Pinball Rick!

At long last Rick and Morty has a pinball machine. Spooky Pinball's newest creation has certainly caused a stir in the pinball world. So much so, that the machine sold out within a few hours of pre-sales going live. This was a first for Spooky — and likely in pinball history. The pin comes in […]

Creature from the Black Lagoon: He Came from the Depths of the Pinball Lagoon

"Creature from the Black Lagoon": He Came from the Depths of the Pinball Lagoon!

The Creature from the Black Lagoon is one of Universal's most enduring monsters. The 1992 pinball machine celebrates his legacy. The 1954 black and white horror film came late compared to Universal's other notorious monsters such as Dracula and Frankenstein. Yet he quickly became one of the most iconic monsters ever put to film. Collectors […]

Bally and Williams Tables Being Pulled from Pinball Arcade Library

Bally and Williams Tables Being Pulled from Pinball Arcade Library

A bit of sad news from Pinball Arcade: the developers are being forced to remove over 60 titles from their library after WMS Industries, who currently hold the trademarks to both the Bally and Williams pinball games, informed them they would not allow the video game to use their titles any longer. The news came down […]

Lauren Looks Back: Williamss 1957 Baseball Deluxe Pinball Machine

Lauren Looks Back: Williams's 1957 Baseball Deluxe Pinball Machine

In 1957, Williams released a rather unique pinball machine: the Baseball Deluxe. Now, it has the body of a typical pinball machine, and it is an electro-mechanical machine. But the playfield is unlike any other pinball machine. The ball comes out from the middle of the machine, and the player attempts to hit the ball […]

Stern Blows Us Away With New Guardians Of The Galaxy Pinball Machine

Stern Blows Us Away With New Guardians Of The Galaxy Pinball Machine

Stern is the gold standard when it comes to pinball machines. I've played their machines for a long time, as has our own Baltimore Lauren. We held our inaugural Pinball Mania on their Star Wars machine at SDCC this past July. Someday I hope to own one in my home, but alas, I do not […]

Are You Dialed In Jersey Jacks Smartphone-Themed Pinball Machine

Are You Dialed In? Jersey Jack's Smartphone-Themed Pinball Machine

Jersey Jack's newest machine, Dialed In, is one of the most advanced machines I've played in years. Created by Pat Lawlor, this is Jersey Jack's first original game, as well. Combining smartphone technology with classic pinball machine appeal, this is a game that should be included in your collection. The game features all the normal […]

Arcade Chaser: Exploring The Jersey Jack Pinball Factory

Arcade Chaser: Exploring The Jersey Jack Pinball Factory

On a rainy Tuesday morning I made my way up to Lakewood, New Jersey to visit the Jersey Jack Pinball facility. The building is unassuming with a simple sign outside, but inside is a world of pure imagination. Jersey Jack made their pinball debut in 2012, with their innovative Wizard of Oz machine. Jack Guarnieri […]

Arcade Chaser: The Silverball Pinball Museum In Asbury Park NJ

Arcade Chaser: The Silverball Pinball Museum In Asbury Park, NJ

Just a reminder: I love pinball. A lot. It's kind of a big part of my life. I've known about the Silverball Pinball Museum for years. I went for the first time four years ago, and I try to visit it every so often. It's only a 2 1/2 hour car ride from my house, […]

Who Won Bleeding Cools First-Ever Pinball Mania

Who Won Bleeding Cool's First-Ever Pinball Mania?!

As all of you know, I'm really into pinball. I play it, I own machines, I accept challenges from people who don't play it as much as I do — you know, the usual. For the past few months, Jeremy Conrad and I have been going back and forth trash talking about who the better […]

Star Wars Pinball From Stern: Official Pics And Details

Star Wars Pinball From Stern: Official Pics And Details

  After last week's leaks of the new Star Wars Pinball from Stern, Stern has finally given us a better look at their newest, and possibly coolest, machines! In a recent press release, Stern had the following to say.. "ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – June 6, 2017 – Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball machines, proudly […]

Arcade Chaser: Lauren Visits The Stern Pinball Facility

Arcade Chaser: Lauren Visits The Stern Pinball Facility

This past weekend I got to spend time in Chicago for C2E2, but Chicago has a deeper meaning to me. If you've been following my posts, then you'll know that Chicago is the birthplace of pinball! So after my weekend at C2E2, I hopped in a car and went over to the Stern Facility in […]

Is Meg The Problem Sterns Family Guy Pinball

Is Meg The Problem? Stern's Family Guy Pinball

If you're American, or are just aware of pop culture, you've heard of Family Guy. The Seth McFarlane show hit airwaves in 1999, and is currently one of the longest running sitcoms in American history. So it only makes sense that Stern would make a family guy pinball, which came out in 2007. The game […]

Youngest Pinball World Champion Crowned Last Week

Youngest Pinball World Champion Crowned Last Week

Underneath all the Star Wars news, we have a tournament result we failed to get to you. Escher Lefkoff, a 13-year-old kid from Colorado walked into the Professional & Amateur Pinball Association world championships last weekend and walked out the youngest champion in the history of the tournament. Several different titles were set up so people could […]

Trying out Sterns High Def Anti-Reflection Glass

Trying out Stern's High Def Anti-Reflection Glass

According to the Stern website, their anti-reflection glass is supposed to block out any kind of reflection (mostly from the head of the machine) and it blocks 99% of UV rays. I don't really need help protecting my machines from UV rays since I tend to not put them outside nor do I place them […]

Hold The Door Game Of Thrones Pinball By Stern

Hold The Door! Game Of Thrones Pinball By Stern

Everyone seems to love HBO's Game of Thrones, based on the books by George R.R. Martin. So Stern decided to cash in on this popularity and released their GoT pin back in 2015. The playfield was designed by pinball master Steve Ritchie (AC/DC, Spider-Man), and comes in pro, LE, and premium editions. There are differences to […]