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TORNEO DE PINBALL DE BIAR 2016

The Biar Pinball Tournament 2016

Modern and classic pinballs in equal measure at the Biar Pinball Tournament, with some rarely-seen Spanish machines and plenty of local cuisine to enjoy too.

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SILVERBALL
MUSEUM HEADS
SOUTH

The Silverball Museum in Delray Beach

Not content with a world-class location on the New Jersey boardwalk, the Silverball Museum opens a second branch on Florida's Atlantic coast. We head for the Sunshine State to check it out.

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AUSTRIAN PINBALL
OPEN 2016

The Austrian Pinball Open 2016

With more than one hundred players the annual Austrian Pinball Open returns to the Hall of Pinball-Fame in Badendorf near Graz. Robert Glashüttner is there to bring us all the action.

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CHURCHILL CABINET
COMPANY TOUR

Behind the scenes at the Churchill Cabinet Company

Whether it's a playfield, the cabinet, or the backbox, every pinball machine starts with a sheet of plywood, so we take you behind-the-scenes at the Churchill Cabinet Company to see how all these are made.

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IT HAS TO WARM UP

Wednesday Addmas experiences the Addams Family Challenge shocker chair

What's making Wednesday Addams so hot under the collar? Find out, as Gary 'Mooseman' Littler tells us the story of the Addams Family Challenge shocker chair.

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CHICAGO AREA
PINBALL LEAGUE

The Chicago Area Pinball League's summer season

Pinball leagues are a vital part of keeping location pinball alive and profitable, so M.G. Brown tells us how a group of casual pinball players took their meetings to the next level.

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SUPER SITES SPECIAL:
SILVER BALL PLANET UPDATE

The Silver Ball Panet Arcade monthly tournament

Our roving reporter, John, had been back to Japan, and in this first report he updates us on the amazing Silver Ball Planet Arcade with more than one hundred pinballs to play.

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SUPER SITES SPECIAL:
KORONA WORLD

Korona Workd in Komaki

John's next report is on a collaboration with the Japan Game Museum which results in Korona World - a classic gaming arcade with six pinballs mixed with cocktail and upright video games.

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SUPER SITES SPECIAL:
UUENNICHI AT
APITA IWAKURA

The Uuennichi game centre in Nagoya

For his third report John travels to Nagoya city and the Apita-Iwakura shopping mall where the Uuennichi game centre features four pinballs alongside numerous video games.

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PINBALL EXPO 2016

The venue for Pinball Expo 2016

We are back in Wheeling for the 32nd annual Pinball Expo and we have our usual massive coverage of the show with more than 300 pictures, half-an-hour of video, 27 seminar recordings and much, much more to make sure you don't miss a thing.

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CHICAGO SITES
UPDATE

Where to play pinball in Chicago

Coming to Chicago for Pinball Expo?
There are loads of great places to play pinball all around the city, and Dan Marquardt presents his annual round-up of the best of them.

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PLAY EXPO 2016

The set up and first day of the Play Expo 2016 show

We are in Manchester, UK for the set-up, opening and first day of the Play Expo gaming show featuring the Northern Lights Pinball team's collection of games.

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BELGIAN OPEN
PINBALL 2016

The top four in the Belgian Open Pinball tournament

The annual Belgian Open Pinball tournament has moved to a new home but the popular mix of quality games and top-notch competition remains, drawing more than two-hundred-and-twenty players to the city of Sint-Niklaas.

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RETRO IS COOL!

Retro games are making a comeback

It's déjà vu all over again as players and collectors turn to games they fondly remember from their youth, as Gene Goodman explains.

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VANCOUVER
FLIPOUT 2016

The Vancouver Flipout Pinball Expo 2016

The inaugural Vancouver Flipout Pinball Expo show is held in the Canadian city, and our reporter Chris Frolic travels there to explore the games, the tournaments, the food and the fun.

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HOUDINI:
MASTER MYSTERY
REVEALED

The Houdini: Mastery Mystery game from American Pinball

The first production game from new start-up American Pinball is shown at a gaming show in Las Vegas. Tim Crowley is there to get the exclusive, plus we bring you new detailed pictures of the game's playfield.

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AMERICAN PINBALL
BREAKS COVER

American Pinball's announcement

A new pinball design and manufacturing company announces both its existence and its first production pinball machine. But things are rarely that simple, and this story also involves the ill-fated Magic Girl game and its famous/infamous designer.

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EUROPEAN PINBALL
CHAMPIONSHIP

The European Pinball Championship 2016

The main European tournament, the EPC, takes place at a large shopping centre in the Polish city of Łódź. We report on all the competitive events as well as the more social ones. See it all for yourself with our high-res pictures and video.

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HOLY COW!
BATMAN 66
DETAILS REVEALED

Details of the new Batman 66 game

Stern Pinball gives more information about their upcoming Batman 66 game and reveals how this is likely to be the most expensive production pinball to date.

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SKILLSHOT: THE COLLABORATIVE
ART OF PINBALL

The Skillshot exhibition in Chicago

A new exhibition all about the artistic and design processes involved in the creation of a pinball machine opens at the Glass Curtain Gallery in Chicago. Dan Marquardt explores the exhibits and tells us all about them.

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THE HOBBIT
IN-DEPTH REVIEW

Our exclusive In-Depth Review of The Hobbit

It's taken weeks to write and photograph but our huge new In-Depth Review of Jersey Jack Pinball's The Hobbit is now complete.
At over 17,000 words long with more than 450 pictures, nobody goes more In-Depth.

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FIVE & DIME

Five & Dime in Evanston, Illinois

A new trendy location for pinball opens in the west downtown Chicagoland area, and M.G. Brown has been there to review the games, the menu and the drinks. It's a tough job, but...

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KAPOW!
STERN ANNOUNCES
NEW BATMAN GAME

Stern Pinball announces a new Batman game

Despite the many new Batman franchises around, Stern Pinball goes back to the original TV series to celebrate its 50th anniversary in their new Batman 66 game.

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