January 12

NEWS : WHEN PIGS FLEW : THE STRANGE HISTORY OF CAPCOM’S BIG BANG BAR : POLYGON

I posted this story back in March of 2017 https://pinballsupernova.wordpress.com/2017/03/21/when-pigs-flew-the-strange-history-of-capcoms-big-bang-bar-polygon/, but I thought it was worth posting again with some of the pictures I took of the game at Silver Ball Museum in Asbury Park NJ.  It seems like this game has some buzz recently with the rumored remake waiting in the wings. Great story […]

January 11

NEWS : STERN OF THE UNION MONTHLY STATUS UPDATE. (JANUARY 2018)

STERN OF THE UNION ADDRESS – JANUARY 2018 People have inquired on the timing of when the Stern of the Union Address will be sent out and it will always be on the first Tuesday of every month (holiday and vacation pending!).  Without further ado my fellow pinheads: CES 2018: Arguably the largest tradeshow on […]

January 10

CODE UPDATE : GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY CODE 0.85.0 UPDATE

Stern Pinball has posted Guardians of the Galaxy code version 0.85.0 for the Pro, Premium, and Limited Edition models. This code contains a mini wizard mode, bug fixes, adjustments, and enhancements. Pro – v0.85.0: http://www.sternpinball.com/gam…/guardians-of-the-galaxy/pro Premium – v0.85.0 http://www.sternpinball.com/…/guardians-of-the-gala…/premium Limited Edition – v0.85.0 http://www.sternpinball.com/games/guardians-of-the-galaxy/le LE/PRE V0.85 – January 9, 2018 ===================== – optimized switch hit graphics during […]

January 08

NEWS : THIS WEEK IN PINBALL : MONDAY 1/8/18 – 1/13/18 SUMMARY

Friend of the Pinball Supernova family This Week In Pinball has posted news for this week 1/8/18 – 1/13/18. Between reading This Week In Pinball and Pinball Supernova, you will not miss any of the pinball news happening in the world. This Week In Pinball Website : http://thisweekinpinball.com/ Summary of the news: http://thisweekinpinball.com/twip-two-themes-secrets-spookys-teasers-custom-twilight-zone/ – Alice Cooper’s […]

January 07

NEWS : COLORDMD ANNOUNCES NEW ROM UPDATES : BALLY’S CORVETTE

CORVETTE ROM UPDATE Version 3.1 of the color ROM for Covette has been posted to the firmware SUPPORT page of our site.http://www.colordmd.com/support_firmware_chroma.html This update fixes a bug for LED displays where a miscolored row could appear at the middle of the display.  

January 06

CODE UPDATE : BATMAN CODE 0.85.0 UPDATE

Stern Pinball has posted new Batman code version 0.85.0 for the Premium,Limited Edition and Super Limited Edition models. This code update features two new exciting minor villain modes! The code also adds additional polish and contains bug fixes. Super Limited Edition – v0.85.0: http://www.sternpinball.com/games/batman-66/super-le Limited Edition – v0.85.0: http://www.sternpinball.com/games/batman-66/le Premium – v0.85.0: http://www.sternpinball.com/games/batman-66/premium V0.85.0 – […]

January 01

NEWS : STERN SERVICE BULLETIN #191 METAL BRACKET PROTECTOR FOR GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

A new metal protector has been developed for people having issues with the breaking and cracking of the plastic above the drop target. http://ww.sternpinball.com/service-bulletins/service-bulletin-191-metal-bracket-protector

January 01

NEWS : THIS WEEK IN PINBALL : MONDAY 1/1/18 – 1/6/18 SUMMARY

Friend of the Pinball Supernova family This Week In Pinball has posted news for this week 1/1/18 – 1/6/18. Between reading This Week In Pinball and Pinball Supernova, you will not miss any of the pinball news happening in the world. This Week In Pinball Website : http://thisweekinpinball.com/ Summary of the news: – EXCLUSIVE – New […]

December 31

NEWS : CHICAGO GAMING COMMENTS ON AFFECTED ATTACK FROM MARS REMAKE ISSUES WITH SOLENOID DRIVER BOARD

Message from Doug Skor about the related issues of the solenoid board on AFMR. AFMR ONLY: As I mentioned to a customer on the phone today, when it comes to service, we don’t necessarily have all the answers. As we move forward, it takes a collection of service tickets before we can piece together a […]

December 31

NEWS : AMERICAN PINBALL SHIPS THE FIRST HOUDINI FROM ITS FACTORY.

American pinball ships its first Houdini pinball machine to a lucky customer.  American Pinball first came to light when it announced the company was distributing the game John Popadiuk failed to produce, Magic Girl.  Fast forward some time later and American Pinball announced it was creating and designing a game called Houdini with John Popadiuk as the […]