We are indeed back! In this long delayed episode, we discuss Pinfest 2016, new pin purchases, and we have an interview with Ed Klemp of The Pinball Lounge in Ovieda, FL!!
A huge shoutout to our new sponsor Big Fun Amusements, West Virginia’s premier Jersey Jack Pinball dealer!! Check them out here:
Also, for your enjoyment:
The Pinball Lounge
Batman ’66 Information
Ghostbusters Issue Thread
And we have a new sponsor!!!
Many thanks to Big-Fun Amusements for the support! Big-Fun is an official Jersey Jack Pinball Inc. dealer, so check them out @ www.bigfunamusements.com
Had a blast at Pinfest, and gave away a ton of decals and magnets. Met some very nice people as well!
Thanks to everyone that stopped by! Look for a Pinfest episode online soon!
We will be @ Pinfest next week in Allentown, so if you see our table, stop by. We will have some free stuff to give away, and will be recording some audio live as well!
For anyone interested in arcade auctions, this is the AGS schedule for this year:
January 16: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
February 13: i ENTERTAINMENT – 2409 Avenue J, Suite D, Arlington, TX 76006
February 20: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
March 12: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
April 9: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
May 21: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
June 11: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
August 6: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
October 1: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
November 19: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
December 10: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
For more info, check them out @ www.auctiongamesales.com
Join us to a long delayed episode 115! We discuss the Arkansas warehouse raid that we went on over the winter, a lot of new pin acquisitions, and other random things that have been going on. We will also have a booth/table at Pinfest 2016 in Allentown PA on May 5th, and 6th, so stop by and visit us!! We also talk about the future of the show going forward.
This is the documentary on the final days of Williams pinball division. A must watch!
Tilt: The Battle to Save Pinball
The Piniwiki list of vehicles that a pin will fit in:
First Arkansas video, which we codenamed “Arkantana”
Second Arkansas trip video:
Join us in this very special Thanksgiving episode as we give thanks to the wonderful people that allow us to have this amazing hobby, our wives!
Guests in this episode are: Rick & Tara Taylor, George “G.W.” & Theresa Whittaker, Gene & Wendy Wills, and me, Marc, & my wife Shelley. We also ask some questions to get a woman’s perspective on pinball, & the pinball hobby!
Check out the Amigos podcast!
L to R: Shelley & Marc Johnston, Rick & Tara Taylor, Theresa & George Whittaker, Wendy & Gene Wills
L to R: Gene, George, Daryl, Rick, & Marc
Rick and I make a triumphant return to the studio in this epic episode filled with epic awesomeness!
New show segment “Pin O’ the Month” where we discuss the history behind Gottlieb’s 1981 Black Hole!
We also discuss a long distance trip to Pennsylvania to pick up a Hurricane pin, what else we have been up to, and what the future holds!
The best Black Hole pin in the galaxy, mine!
Joe Cicak’s original sketch for Black Hole:
The original Black Hole prototype:
Dragon’s Lair whitewood (the only pic I could find):
Critical Mass history, and rebirth:
Joe Cicak’s presentation A Pinball Expo 2006:
This is how our good friend Marc Crouse puts games into his arcade. Crazy or what??