Date: 22nd - 24th September 2016
Location: 3rd Floor, Big Step shopping centre, 1-6-14 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0086, Japan

In late September 2016, I paid another visit to Silver Ball Planet Arcade and stayed two-and-a-half days there.

Silver Ball Planet Pinball Arcade in the Big Step mall
Silver Ball Planet Pinball Arcade in the Big Step mall

The following are the highlights of SBP during this visit.

A new pinball, Gottlieb’s Big Hit, is available.

Big Hit
Big Hit

SBP has extended its closing time from 8pm until 11pm on both Friday and Saturday.  Also drinks are available at cost.

The new extended closing time
The new extended closing time

SBP is getting popular both locally and internationally.  From time to time I could see both local and international visitors of different ages.

Guests
Guests
Guests
Guests

I also joined the monthly pinball tournament for September. Unfortunately, I was out in the first round.

The tournament
The tournament

As usual, I could always enjoy good food around the Shinsaibashi area.   I have never been disappointed with it.

Good food
Good food

Although the total number of games is now over 100, some new ones are still coming.   As I understand it they include Ghostbusters, Transformers and The Big Lebowski.

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