Pinball

The Vegas Pinball Hall of Fame astounds us with a huge, rare collection | Ars Technica

Two-player pinball, ultra-rare machines, and Peppy the Clown are ready to entertain you.<p>LAS VEGAS—When we weren't pounding the pavement at last …

Las Vegas

Two New York City Pinball Doctors Explain What Goes Into Keeping the Specialized Games Running

In an facinating episode of <i>State of Repair</i>, Motherboard sat down with pinball doctors Mike Hooker of Sayville, Long Island and Jon Ehrlich, owner of …

The Pinball Doctors

Mike Hooker and Jon Erhlich are the last of a dying breed — New York pinball repairmen. Pinball games are complex, and they were never intended to …

Education

The Last Pinball Doctors

We met with the people repairing the games fueling America's pinball resurgence.<p>Mike Hooker spends his nights maintaining trains on the Long Island Railroad. He spends his days fixing pinball machines.<p>He’s a freelance pinball repair tech, one of the last serving the New York City area. As you might …

Long Island Rail Road

Did you ring in 2018 with video games?

I sure did<p>It's January 1st, that means we get to do <i>all of this</i> over again, except hopefully better. However 2017 went down for you, the new year …

Gaming

FULL PROGRUM! Bradford or Teddy, Pinball and more!

FULL COMMON MAN PROGRUM: --Five Questions (Sam or Teddy, Programming Predicament, NFL Rule Proposal) --Pinball --Lack of defense in NBA

Bradford

Pinball FX3 Nintendo Switch Review – The Ultimate Pinball Experience on the Go

Pinball FX3 Review<p>If I had to identify the section of gaming I was the worst at, it would have to be pinball. It wasn’t for a lack of trying, but …

Gaming

Pinball!: Tractor Trailer Driver Delivers World's Worst Parking Lesson

This is a video of a Piggly Wiggly food truck driver repeatedly trying to back up between two other parked shipping containers. He can't do it. For …

Tractor-Trailer

WATCH: Regina students make cardboard arcade to support local charities

Grade 7 and 8 students at Argyle Elementary School built their own arcade and carnival games made entirely out of cardboard.<p>Some of the games …

Salvation Army

Buffalo Women’s Pinball presents: The Holiday Silverball Crawl

To start, how cool is it that there is a regional women’s pinball league? We were just getting used to pinball’s return to Buffalo, and suddenly …

Buffalo

Zen Studios Working On Pinball FX3 Patch For Switch That Brings 1080p Docked And 60fps Handheld

Update: Zen responds: "To reduce the game down to this feels unfair"

Gaming

Together Strong Photoshoot at #1 Fifth Avenue

One of Hillcrest's most legendary gay bars, #1 Fifth Avenue, has seen many changes since it opened in the early 80's. Enjoy the "best sidewalk …

LGBTQ

Bartronica

Description<p>Bartonica is a basement bar featuring original, super rare arcade games, craft beer, cocktails and a New York Style beer garden.<p>Styled on …

Bitters

BespOak Tree Bookshelves

Price: $450+ | BuyUK-based interior decor shop BespOak handmakes beautiful and unusual wall-mounted bookshelves designed to look like the branch …

Design

CWK Show #100: "Stormtroopers, Star Wars Pinball, and Phasma" (194

Dan Z is joined by <i>Stormtroopers</i>: <i>Beyond the Armor</i> author, Adam Bray, and <i>Rebels Reactions</i> host, Aaron Harris. They start the show discussing Adam’s new …

Pictionary Night at #1 Fifth Ave.

One of Hillcrest's most legendary gay bars, #1 Fifth Avenue, has seen many changes since it opened in the early 80's. Enjoy the "best sidewalk …

LGBTQ

Vintage pinball, craft beer benefits charity

A bar specializing in retro pinball machines plays an important role in a charity designed to make kids in the hospital smile.<p><b>Get the full story in</b> …

Upstate South Carolina

Director Joe Grisaffi on Collecting Pinball Tables in Houston

If you know the name of Joe Grisaffi then it’s probably for his popular series of locally-produced independent films. Seriously, you should see <i>Lars</i> …

Nintendo DS

Pinball FX3 Hits Nintendo Switch on December 12!

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p><b>Pinball</b> …

Game Design

Pinball FX3 Coming To Switch On December 12

Zen Studios has announced that Pinball FX3, the premiere virtual pinball game, is coming to Switch on December 12.<p>The Switch version of Pinball FX3 …

Ben Heck's mini pinball game: Building walls

There's a problem with Ben's mini pinball game project: Everything is too big! Ben realizes that it's time to decide on the design for the playing field, adding space for the various lanes, the larger bumpers and free travel for the ball. But can Ben do the math correctly? Perhaps Karen can help! …

Gaming

Zen Studios makes Pinball FX2 VR available for Windows Mixed Reality

Zen Studios has announced that its popular game, Pinball FX2, will be makings its debut on Windows Mixed Reality. Pinball FX2 VR will give gamers a …

Virtual Reality

Free Play Florida creates a dream arcade for retro and vintage pinball and video game lovers

Before we had Oculus Rifts and internets, we had arcades and quarters. You can celebrate those golden days of video games’ bleep-blooping past at …

Gaming

Pinball machine made from car door lock mechanism

This week on Maker Update: A Pi-powered Airplay boombox, the Hackaday Grand Prize winner, pinball with car parts, drying filament, and exploded …

Pinball FX3 is now targeting a December release for Switch

Too much tilt<p>The last we heard about the Switch port of <i>Pinball FX3</i>, it was on track to release tomorrow (November 14). Zen Studios must have …

Gaming

A Sandbox for DIY Pinball Design

If you’ve always wanted to build your own pinball machine but have no idea where to start, this is the project for you. [Chris] is in the process of …

How to Avoid 'Pinball Machine' Syndrome at Work

When was the last time you played a pinball game—not on an app—but on one of the masterfully crafted machines of the 70s? For those born post-pinball …

Define

Your High-Performance Team Needs People Who Act Like Building Code Inspectors, Not Firefighters

Make sure staffers are performing and not just playing pinball.<p>Who hasn't dreamed of being a firefighter? Most of us wouldn't dare try it in real life. But, if there's a burning building nearby, it can be exhilarating to witness brave men and women saving lives and homes.<p>Who hasn't dreamed of being …

Leadership

Pinball FX3 is Heading to the Switch With Unique Features

Vertical play, cross-platform and HD Rumble added to make you flip out

Gaming

Sentiment Speaks: Is Silver Telling Us Something?

Recent price action.<p>Anecdotal and other sentiment indications.<p>Price pattern sentiment indications and upcoming expectations.<p>Recent price action<p>While …

Business