TWIPYs: The Nominees for the Write-ins

The TWIPY Pinball Award Nominees

Incredible 2021 logo by Christopher Franchi


Official Voting Starts 1/3/22

Voting ends at 1/17/22 at midnight!

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Favorite Streamer Nominees

Buffalo Pinball
Dead Flip
Flip N Out Pinball
Fox Cities Pinball
Hot Nudge
IE Pinball
Kaneda’s Facebook Live
Loose Flip
RB Flip France

Favorite Podcast Nominees

Backbox Pinball Podcast
Bro, Do You Even Talk Pinball?
Kaneda’s Pinball Podcast
LoserKid Pinball Podcast
Pinball Mag – Ze Pinball Podcast
Pinball Profile
Silverball Chronicles
The Pinball Show
The Slam Tilt Podcast
The Super Awesome Pinball Show

Favorite YouTube Channel Nominees

Abe Flips
Buffalo Pinball
Cary Hardy
Flip N Out Pinball
MarvLoco: A Pinball Podcast
PAPA TV Pinball
Pinball Mag
Straight Down the Middle: a pinball show
Tilt – The Sweet Science of Pinball
TNT Amusements

Favorite Website Nominees

Fun With Bonus
Internet Pinball Database
Knapp Arcade
Pinball By XTN
Pinball Mag France
Pinball Magazine
Pinball News
This Week In Pinball
Tilt Forums

Favorite Mod Nominees

America’s Most Haunted Kit by Medisinyl Mod
ArcadeMade Lighted Flipper Kit
Guns N Roses NEO Concert Edition – Pin Stadium
Godzilla Tesla Strike Mod – tdiddy Pinside
Guns N Roses Bullet Shooter by The Art of Pinball
Guns N Roses Skull Shooter Housing from The Art of Pinball
Indiana Jones Disneyland Edition Cabinet – jjlp Pinside
Sculpted T-Rex Head by The Art of Pinball
Star Wars Mandalorian Pro Wireforms by Loganpinball
The Mandalorian Pinball Animated Interactive Grogu

Favorite Accessory Nominees

Avengers: Infinity Quest Shooter Rod
Expression Lights Led Zeppelin
Guns N Roses Art Blades
Insider Connected Kits
Invisiglass by Jersey Jack Pinball
Mandalorian Shooter Rod
Mandalorian Side Armor
Pinwoofer Jersey Jack Pinball Guns N’ Roses
Scorbit in Jersey Jack Pinball machines
Spooky Pinball Halloween Shooter Rod

Favorite Home Brew Nominees

Billy Madison
Boys Night Out
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Greek Gods
Rock Lives!

Favorite Location Nominees

Bulls & Balls – Fulda, Germany
District 82 – De Pere, WI
Electric Bat Arcade – Tempe, AZ
Jackbar – Brooklyn NY
Logan Arcade – Chicago, IL
Lynn’s Arcade – Seaside, CA
Next Level Pinball Museum – Hillsboro, OR
Old School Pinball Experience – Sao Paulo, Brazil
The Flipper Room – Concord, CA
The Pinball Lounge – Oviedo FL
Wizards World – Fort Wayne, IN

Favorite Convention Nominees

California Extreme
Chicago Pinball Expo
Cleveland Pinball and Arcade Show
Free Play Florida
Houston Arcade Expo
Midwest Gaming Classic
Pinfest Allentown, PA
Pintastic New England
Southern Fried Gaming Expo

Favorite Competitive Player Nominees

Bowen Kerins
Carlos DeLaserda
Colin MacAlpine
Eric Stone
Escher Lefkoff
Karl DeAngelo
Keith Elwin
Neil Graf
Paul Englert
Raymond Davidson
Steve Bowden
Tom Graf

Favorite Tournament Nominees

Cleveland Pinball Show Tournament
District 82 Super Series
Free Play Florida Pinball Tournament
November Rain Fulda
Pinball Expo Flip Out
Silverball Rumble
Space City Open
X-Men Charity Tournament at Next Level

Favorite Mobile App Nominees

Pinball Arcade
Pinball Map
PinGuy Leveling App
PinStadium Controller
Williams Pinball

Favorite Topper Nominees

Guns N Roses by Jersey Jack Pinball
Halloween by Spooky Pinball
Indiana Jones by Elite Pinball Toppers
Led Zeppelin by Stern Pinball
Stadium Topper for Guns N Roses (JJP and Stern) by PinGraffix
Stranger Things by Stern Pinball
Ultraman by Spooky Pinball

Eligibility Requirements

The 2021 Eligibility Document which will cover the Eligibility requirements for each category. This will be tweaked and improved year to year.

Please click here for the 2021 Eligibility Document.

Voting Format

During the January voting, voters can choose their top three for each category if they wish. Those will count as three “points” for 1st pick, two points for 2nd pick, and one point for third pick for January voting, and will determine the winners of the categories.

Please click here to read more about the benefits of ranked voting.