They’re building functional pinball machines. With spring-loaded launchers; working flippers; and lighted, strategically placed bumpers.
Pinball enthusiast and Hard Quiz big brass mug winner Dr John Cosson shares slang from the world of flippers and house balls.
Consequently, I started a pinball magazine called Nudge. Check it out: nudgepinball.com. Better yet, Google us — that’s great for our website traffic.
Did you know if you are under 18 in South Carolina it is illegal to play pinball?
PINBALL: A GRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE SILVER BALL from First Second Books charts the evolution of the iconic arcade game.
“Pinball is pretty much at its most popular point in a long time,” Travis Murie, the state’s top-ranked player, said, indicating that supply chain issues are causing a backup for pinball machine orders and manufacturer Stern Pinball is behind on fulfilling orders.