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PINBALL EXPO 2014

It's Pinball Expo time

Our massive report from the 30th annual Pinball Expo in Wheeling, Chicago, is now complete.
More than 150 pictures, 33 audio recordings from the seminars and the banquet, and an hour of video from the show floor, games rooms and the Stern Pinball factory. It's our biggest ever!

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STERN TO MAKE
WHOA NELLIE!

Whizbang Pinball's Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons game

Stern Pinball and Whizbang Pinball sign an agreement for Stern to make the Whoa Nellie! Big Juicy Melons game.

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WORLD RECORD
ATTEMPT

An attempt ot set a new pinball record

An attempt to beat the official Guinness World Record for continuous pinball playing is taking place this weekend at Pinball Expo in Chicago. We talk to the potential record breaker.

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PLAY EXPO 2014

The Play Expo 2014 show

We were live in Manchester for the Play Expo games exhibition which includes the Northern Lights Pinball collection of around 120 machines. Check out our end-of-show report.

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BORÅS PINBALL
OPEN 2014

Boras Pinball Open 2014

The annual Borås Pinball Open takes place at Pinballseye in Sweden and our reporter David Mainwaring is there to bring us all the details, pictures and video of the event.

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CHICAGO PINBALL
SITES 2014

Dan Marquardt's guid to pinball venues in Chicago

There's been an explosion of pinball in The Windy City, as barcades and arcades spring up all over Chicagoland. With Pinball Expo looming, Dan Marquardt presents his guide to the must-visit places when you just can't get enough of the silver ball.

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AUSTRIAN PINBALL
OPEN 2014

The Austrian Pinball Open 2014

The biggest pinball event yet in Austria sees more than sixty machines from the seventies to the present day brought to the city of Graz for the Austrian Pinball Open, as Stefan Riedler and Gabor Varga report.

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BACK TO THE '80S

The Back to the '80s charity fundraiser

Pinball takes its place alongside other icons
of the '80s as a charity fund-raiser for the
Teenage Cancer Trust is given a boost by the Northern Lights Pinball crew.

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PBAL GALLERY

Hungary's pinball museum

Once a highly popular pastime, pinball hit hard times in Hungary at the start of the century. But now it is on the rebound, thanks to a basement in downtown Budapest filled with more than 130 machines from all eras of the game.

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NEWLY UPDATED:
THE BIG LEBOWSKI
LAUNCH PARTY

We're live in Utrecht for the launch party for The Big Lebowski

We were live in Utrecht in the Netherlands at the launch party for The Big Lebowski. We bring you all the latest pictures direct from the Grand Cafe Lebowski as Dutch Pinball unveil their first title.
Now updated with bonus pictures and video.

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PRINTIMUS PINBALL
CUP 2014

It's the Printimus Pinball Cup 2014

We travel to Poland for the inaugural Printimus Pinball Cup held at the Printimus Pinball Club. We bring you all the action and show you around the 760-year-old host city of Bytom.

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STERN ANNOUNCES
WALKING DEAD
PINBALL

Stern Pinball announces their next game

As reported below, The Walking Dead is to be Stern Pinball's next title. We've got cabinet and playfield pictures of both the Pro and the Limited Edition variants.

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UK PINBALL PARTY
2014

It's the UK Pinball Party 2014 report

It's the UK's biggest pinball show, so we are there to bring you the games, the vendors, the tournaments, the Heighway Pinball presentation and the talk by special guest Barry Oursler.

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THE WALKING DEAD

The Walking Dead is revealed as Stern's next title

After much speculation, Stern's next title is revealed as post-apocalypse zombie horror,
The Walking Dead. But the theme was revealed in an unusual way. Find out how.

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AIR-BALL AVENGER

We review some unusual plastic protectors

You get more than just invincibility for your inlanes and salvation for your slingshots with these plastic shields from Playfield Protectors. We show you the light in our cutting edge review.

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EXCLUSIVE:
TIMESHOCK!
MADE REAL

Silver Castle Pinball's Timeshock! game

Pro Pinball computer game Timeshock! is to be manufactured as a real machine by the team at Silver Castle Pinball. We've got exclusive details, pictures and video of their progress so far, as well as their plans for the future.

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EXCLUSIVE:
FULL THROTTLE,
FULL DETAILS

The massive second part of our Heighway Pinball/Full Throttle report

It's what we've all been waiting for. Full details about Heighway Pinball's first game, Full Throttle. Plus a full report from their factory, all the artwork, an in-depth look at the playfield, global prices, special discounts, and even a gameplay video.

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TURN IT UP!
(OR DOWN)

The Pin-Vol extrenal volume control

Got a useless tournament button cut-out on the front of your game? Put it to good use by fitting an external volume control, as Ivan Miles reports.

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