Category Archives: News and Videos About Pinball

March 31

NEWS : 25 YEAR OLD WILLIAMS ROAD SHOW PINBALL FOUND NEW IN BOX

This story seemed pretty relevant to me since I just picked up a used William’s Road Show pinball recently.  The Game Room Blog posted a story about the writer’s friend Gerry who recently bought a NIB Road Show pinball machine.  Gerry purchased the game from a collector who was hoping to open a pinball museum […]

keeping the ball alive. Kickstarter March 31

NEWS : KEEPING THE BALL ALIVE KICK STARTER PROGRAM : 30 YEARS OF STERN PINBALL : MARCH 2018 UPDATE

March 25

IRON MAIDEN PINBALL ANNOUNCED BY STERN PINBALL

Stern announced today during the 2018 PAPA Circuit held in Chicago its newest title.  Iron Maiden pinball was announced before the finals of the event.  Iron Maiden is a theme based on the rock band that was formed  in London England, 1975.  The pinball machine was not shown during the announcement but you can only speculate […]

March 22

NEWS : THE MAKING OF GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY PINBALL VIDEO : STERN PINBALL

Stern Pinball has posted a video showing the making of its newest release Guardians of the Galaxy Pinball.  Guardians of the Galaxy Pinball Pinball was released in 2017 and was designed by John Borg. The Making of Guardians of the Galaxy Pinball! Stern Guardians of the Galaxy Pinball brings together the most memorable moments and iconic scenes […]

March 08

NEWS : PINBALL EXPO PINBALL SHOW, NO MORE?

Friends of the site This Week in Pinball interviewed Rob Berk, the founding creator of the Pinball Expo show.  Rob and his co-founder Mike Pacak created the show 33 years ago to honor their pinball heroes at the time.  Comments were always made about Mike Pacak not being the easiest person to get a long […]

March 07

NEWS : CHICAGO GAMING NOT ANNOUNCING GAME 3 AT TPF

Chicago Gaming, the company that has re-released two of Williams classic hits Medieval Madness and Attack From Mars is announcing game 3, but not yet.  Chicago Gaming was going to announce game 3 at Texas Pinball Festival, but due to new technologies and features needing to be added to the game , the reveal will […]

February 18

MODS : PINSOUND RELEASES NEW SOUND BOARD – PINSOUND PLUS.

Pinsound has released a new updated board for solid state pinball machines.  The Pinsound board takes the music – sounds from older solid state games and digitally enhances the quality. We are excited to reveal the new PinSound sound card: PinSound Plus This new ultimate sound card for pinball machines is compatible with more than […]

February 14

NEWS : DUTCH PINBALL MID FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER : GAME # 4

Welcome to our regular update on the status of the production of The Big Lebowski™ Pinball. Although things seem to take forever we finally see light at the end of the tunnel. Xytech has finished Engineering Sample (ES) number 4 of the pilot builds and it will be send out to us next week, just […]

January 31

NEWS : The Last Pinball Doctors : We met with the people repairing the games fueling America’s pinball resurgence. : MOTHERBOARD

Great video and article about a bar owner and a pinball tech who enjoy pinball machines and the every day repairs. Mike Hooker spends his nights maintaining trains on the Long Island Railroad. He spends his days fixing pinball machines. He’s a freelance pinball repair tech, one of the last serving the New York City […]

January 26

NEWS : GEARNEWS.COM ARTICLE ABOUT WIZARD INSPIRED FENDER PINBALL TELECASTER

The Fender Custom Shop will be showing off the  Yuri Shiskov’s Pinball Telecaster and matching Wizard amplifier built by Fender’s custom amp expert Jim Dolmage, these two items pay homage to The Who’s Tommy. Pinball Telecaster Okay, it isn’t exactly subtle and though a homage to The Who’s classic Tommy album, it is completely unofficial and […]