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Voting runs from 1/3/22-1/17/22
The TWIPY Pinball Awards: A CELEBRATION OF THE HOBBY
The Pinball Event of the Year – Coming this March LIVE at the Texas Pinball Festival!
This Week in Pinball is excited to announce the fifth annual TWIPY Pinball Awards will be taking place again this March! The TWIPYs are an annual celebration of the pinball hobby, where the public votes for their favorite features from pinball machines released in 2021, as well as their favorite pinball content creators. Voting runs from January 3rd through January 17th.
This year the TWIPYs will be hosted by two well-known personalities in the world of gaming, Jack Danger of Dead Flip and Imoto Arcade. The awards show will include celebrities and many well-known pinball personalities. More information on the awards show will be coming soon.
The TWIPY Committee returns, and this year it is comprised of Steve Bowden, Imoto Harney, Josh Sharpe, Lloyd Olson, Lauren Gray, Joel Reeves, William Oetting, and Jeff Patterson. The Committee will be responsible for determining game eligibility and categories, show and schedule coordination, and most importantly, maintaining the integrity of the voting process through our online secure voting process, and helping review and validate votes and results.
Voting Format, Eligibility Requirements, Meeting Minutes
Game specific Categories:
Best Theme – Based on THEME ONLY
Best Animations and Display
Best Toys and Gimmicks
Best Theme Integration
Best Music and Sound Effects
Best Playfield Gameplay and Layout
Game of the Year
Favorite Pinball Streamer
Favorite Pinball Podcast
Favorite Pinball YouTube Channel
Favorite Pinball Mod of 2021 (third party mods only)
Favorite Pinball Accessory of 2021 (manufacturer accessories only)
Favorite Home Brew Pinball Machine
Rookie of the Year
Favorite Pinball Website
Favorite Pinball Convention
Favorite Pinball Location
Favorite Competitive Pinball Player
Favorite Pinball Tournament/Competition (in person or online)
Favorite Pinball Mobile App
Favorite Pinball Topper of 2021