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Elvira's 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 […]

Stern's new Stranger Things pinball will take users 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! I'm a pinball machine! 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 […]

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“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 […]

Deadpool is Coming to a Pinball Machine Near You

No, it’s not the plot of a mini-series written by Cullen Bunn! Deadpool is getting his own pinball machine, courtesy of Stern Pinball, and as revealed in a press release Wednesday. A press release contains the finer details on this potentially life-changing (for someone) event: Stern Pinball, Inc., a global lifestyle brand based on the […]

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Arcade Chaser: Crab Towne USA in Glen Burnie, Maryland

My idea of a fun Sunday afternoon tends to involve beer and pinball — and Crab Towne USA in Glen Burnie, Maryland, is there for those exact reasons. Crab Towne features some pretty damn good food. We indulged in some crab balls, fries, and drinks, and everything was satisfying. The crab balls were a welcomed […]

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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 […]

The White Rose Gameroom Show Picture Gallery

A few weeks ago, while taking a break from Monster Mania, I took a 35 minute ride up to York, PA to check out the White Rose Gameroom Show. The yearly event features pinball machines from all eras, as well as bowling machines, pachinko, and more. There’s even dealers that come and set up, making […]

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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 […]

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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

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, […]

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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 […]

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There’s No Place Like Home: The Wizard Of Oz Pinball By Jersey Jack

Back in 2013, the pinball world was introduced to The Wizard of Oz from newcomers Jersey Jack. The solid state machine features five flippers, four pop bumpers, two slingshots, five magnets, two vertical up kickers, one drop target, and one spinning target, with a 26-inch HD LCD screen in the back glass. Toy designer Matt […]

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Arcade Chaser: Sportland In Ocean City, Maryland – Tickets Galore!

Ocean City, Maryland is a popular tourist spot in the Delmarva area. Millions of people flock to the beach every summer to enjoy the waves, the food, and of course, the boardwalk. On said boardwalk is a number of attractions, ranging from carnival rides, a museum, a haunted house, and arcades. There’s a few arcades […]


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 […]

Stern Announces Star Wars Pinball Machine–Siths Protest In Anger

Stern has finally unveiled their newest pinball machine, and I’m actually pretty excited for it. Steve Ritchie’s Star Wars Pinball will be released later this year. Currently there’s only a video showing the machine off on the Star Wars Facebook page, and we have some screencaps from that to give you a good look while […]

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? 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 […]

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 […]