I made a beginner's tip sheet for my friends entering the hobby.
Pinball league night during the COVID-19 crisis
80's Gottlieb Spiderman Pinball. A friend sold it to me for 150 in highschool and it's finally working so I thought id share it here.
Been playing pinball for almost 30 years and this was a definite first
The new pizza place in downtown Phoenix has a little secret in the walk-in cooler...
This is so true
It really does tie the room together.
Next Level Pinball outside of Portland, OR
Thought you guys might like my 3D printed miniature Adams family pinball
Finally got Grand Champ back on Hobbit at my local arcade. You know I had to do it to 'em.
We FINALLY got our first pin!!
The phenomenal gameroom wall mural done by my awesome wife. It took her a year and three months in her spare time to finish. The final results are amazing!
This is always so exciting. Jurassic Park Pro just came.
This should hold me over for a bit
It's my first day off in 2 weeks. I only have two things planned.
The basement is ready for Christmas Day!
I’m 14 and bought my first pinball machine today for $4.12 at a thrift store
Didn't realise there was a community for this! Here's my twilight zone machine!
This followed me home last night... I guess I'll give him a home.
I live in San Francisco, we are on shelter in place until at least April 7th. All the central businesses are shut down. So my buddy had two games in the bar they were just gonna not make any money for a month. I rented it for 100 bucks per month. Best Quarantine EVER!!!!!!!
Goodnight my friends, hope to see you all again soon.
Just won my first tournament (I’m in the middle)
Pinball instruction cards are difficult to understand
Circus Voltaire. One of my favorites so far!
My First Grand Champion, On My First Pin
Just wanted to share this picture of my 95 year old grandmother. My dad and uncle busted her out of her nursing home today so she could have a beer and play some pinball ♥️
I know it isn't a favorite around here but it's my first, wanted it forever, finally got it and I love it.
Finally! My own machine.
My buddy has had this in storage for years. It belonged to his late father. After a long time of pestering him, I finally managed to convince him that we should pull it out. Needs a little love, but looks to be in decent shape otherwise.
Old-school pinball delivery.
Pinball Hall of Fame in Vegas. I actually got to play PB Circus!!
I am going to build a Space Cadet Pinball Machine!
Finally all lit up
My local pinball arcade is upping the anty!
haha and mom thought dad's new hobby was just a phase...
Winston (Ernie Hudson) with his new Ghostbusters pinball
Master magician on theatre of magic!!! Personal best!!
Basement is being redone... I guess we'll play in the living room for now.
I love this city! (Pinball Map app)
Finally captured one of the unicorns I've been chasing for a few years... The Machine in pretty good condition.
42 years apart. Finally in the same room!
Stayed in Pittsburgh over the weekend. For fun, On the way out I looked on pinballmap and found Helicon brewing. 60 awesome machines. Preflight entertainment.
My first pinball machine. It'd be nice if he let me actually play it.
Quarantine isn’t too bad.
Look what I found in my GF's Basement
My game room. Not nearly as rad as many others I've seen, but it's mine, and that's all that matters!
Spotted in my town, right under my nose. All original parts
My birthday cake
I see your zombie pinball photo and raise you one Monster Bash group costume.
Got to play this guy today.
(hold left flipper at start to disable)
A modded Twilight Zone in monotone colors — At the Pinball Expo
I know it's not the typical first pin for most, but I'm super excited to finally join the club of owners!
Whilst on holiday I went to an underground pinball place in Budapest
Finally got my game room full. Found South Park in great shape today. What a fun theme on that game.
Grand ole gameroom expo!
Stuck at home trying to make progress in a deep ruleset
Black Knight LE, First ever pinball machine!
Custom messages put to good use
I finally found one!! This game is phenomenal.
today I won 1st place in our belles & chimes summer slam tournament and was able to keep the belt here in San Antonio! what an awesome experience!!
Talking to my non-tournament playing friends...
There's no place like home.
Just delivered! Grew up in the 80s and loved this band. Now I'm loving their pinball!
Fun at Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum in Michigan. All machines played amazing! RIP Marv!
I go to Vegas every year to meet friends for wrestlemania but everyone here knows why I really go.
Who’s bringing beer?
And the best closure sign award goes to: my local pinball bar.
Picked up a new game the other day.
The finished product!
TPF2019 Texas Pinball Festival 3D Poster by @BradAlbright
Told my wife not to worry, I’ll get my own gift this year....
More shiny stuff!
1941 - steelworkers in PA having some fun
Was staying at an Airbnb over the weekend and the owners had this downstairs
Finally got JP running right and now my tester is having a go at it...
Finally got my ColorDMD. Couldn't be happier!
Just delivered :)
My New Lineup!
Got this Christmas card in the mail today. Thought it was pretty awesome
First good thing to happen in weeks!
Just became a Stern dealer so today was a fun learning about the product.
Stern’s really testing our tolerance for all this
Got my first machine tonight. Loving every second of it!
After weeks of work I finally finished my overhaul of No Fear
Picked up a Firepower today to complement my Blackout. What a pair!
Played Stranger Things on location this evening
finally found a table in my town! first time playing a real machine
Finally added to our collection
Added Deadpool today! Such a great game. Excited to add to my small collection!
What are you gonna be thinking about on Valentines Day?
When you want those millions
I currently can't play games due to a hand injury, so I've been making decals to keep me occupied.
Got some serious NIB unobtanium today - Tilt Pinball Bar, Minneapolis MN
Picked up a Space Invaders to fill out my lineup
At the Pinball Museum in Banning, CA for It Never Drains in California. This place is incredible!
MULTIBALL IS LIT!!!
currently holding left for my dad to (urgently) fix the TV upstairs and resume his record run...
Finally got Funhouse!!!
My first pinball machine! I’ve been searching for something hard and unforgiving to force me to ‘git gud’, and with deep rules for replayability. Saw this pop up for a very good price and made the jump
My dad just got Grand Prix and it has electrical mechanical logic and it has some problems. I love trouble shooting and fixing it.
A very nice Funhouse!
I work for an operator, and the boss opened a taproom. This is his lineup.
New Machine Arrived! Monster Bash LE!
Just saved this from the scrapyard, Gottlieb Rocky from 82
No low ballers I know what I have!
My body is ready
Just found a High Speed in my buildings dumpster... So mad, yet so excited.
Used vs new pinball
Just got to play Rick and Morty #4 last night. Interesting layout. Want to spend more time with it.
Congrats to Spooky!
Another fine addition to my collection!
Well I've never had this happen before
Rolled the reel on Addams!
My home arcade. It’s smaller than it used to be, but now it’s inside the house, climate controlled and UV enabled.
My home away from home | The Pyramid Scheme located in Grand Rapids, MI
Cool new pickup
New addition to the collection (TSPP)
It took me six months to reach grand champion with a score of 118 million. It stood for a few months before some clown dethroned me by 10 million. Last night I returned the favor.
Excited to be at Flip out, London
Don't mind if I do...
Got to spend time with an old friend today...
Dave & Buster's rolling out pinball games for tickets!
10 hours of driving got me this amazing deal. Great shape, rottendog board, I'm happy.
New to pinball looking for pointers
Major improvements to Ghost in the Shell in preparation for Chicago expo. New left ramp and speaker panel. - Ed, Pinball Mayhem YouTube/Facebook
Nice way to celebrate his birthday... Oooo Weee!
I thought this should go here, (OP: sternpinball on Instagram, Photo: Lars Haugdal / NRK).
Finally got my unicorn after years of looking.
Let the games begin
Predator 1 of 1 located at Galloping Ghost Pinball just outside Chicago. Place only has 38 or so machines but a lot of them are rare.
The best band themed machine!
There was a reason why they were the #1 pinball company on earth
Finally got around to instaling the neon kit on my tron
Black Knight: Sword of Rage out in the wild. Found it with 12 free credits too!
Got to play some pinball in my friends uncles garage
Most of our collection
Elvira Mods by Medisinyl
Bad pick custom message sorry if not allowed.
New mod installed this morning
If three trapped on one flipper is a Super Elwin, what's that make this?
Legendary pinball designer Steve Kordek stands in the Williams Bally/Midway factory with the ill-fated Star Wars: Episode I pinball machine -- the last pinball game the company would ever make (1999)
Sent from the Calgary airport in Canada
Slow day at work, at least I've got these guys to keep me company!