— What Else is Happening in Pinball —
Pirates of the Caribbean Updates
We’re seeing more and more Pirates of the Caribbean’s out and about and pinheads are getting deeper and deeper into the game. Last week, we got a look at one of the mini wizard modes – Battle the Kraken!! Check out the video below from Buffalo Pinball:
In case you forgot how the rules work in Pirates of the Caribbean, check out this BEAUTIFUL flowchart!
Dialed In! Manuals Now Available
Jersey Jack Pinball is known to have the most beautiful manuals in the business, and they announced last week that Dialed In! manuals are now available! If you own a Limited Edition or Collectors Edition Dialed In!, you can get one for free. Check out this Pinside post for more information!
THRILLA IN STERNILLA TAKE 2
Zach Sharpe vs. Keith Elwin
Nudge Like a Butterfly
Flip Like a Bee
Copy and Paste Article
Makes this Easy
Deadpool’s Rulesheet, Code Update, Trolling
Stern released a small code update for Deadpool last week to version 0.85 – for details click here.
Anyone else noticed the plastic on Deadpool that has his “To Do list”? I took this pic at a local arcade:
The only company saying pinball is “easy” is deeproot Pinball, so this appears to be a bit of deeproot trolling from Stern. By the way, deeproot Pinball has gone silent…what are they up to?
The Athens Pinball Museum
Ashley Leaves Chicago Gaming Company
Ashley Davis has left her position at Chicago Gaming Company. We at TWIP have enjoyed working with her and wish her the best in her future endeavors!!
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— Cool and Crazy Stuff —
Lil’ Wayne pic with Mystery Pinball Machine
Anyone know what this machine is? Rethemed Dr. Who? If you know, let me know!
— To Those Who Make This Hobby Better —
Shoutout to Martin Ayub from Pinball News! Pinball News has been creating pinball content for a LOOONG time. The Pinball News website started in 1999 and has been and continues to be an invaluable source to the pinball community. Thanks Martin for all that you do for this great hobby!!
Very cool, pinheads come together to raise money for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation!
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- Happy Birthday to Christopher Franchi, Chuck Wurt, and Paul Kiefert!!
- Pinball Magazine reviewed by Pinball News!
- Article: Are Pinball Machines Still Illegal in Beacon?
- Article: 4 Reasons to visit the Dutch Pinball Museum in Rotterdam
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