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  1. Two Player Pinball

    07-22-2021 at 08:39 PM
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    The Museum of Pinball in Banning has some sweet and interesting tables, including this two player soccer / football game.

    Have you any experience playing these machines? Imagine Kaboom pinball!
  2. Ottumwa Photoshoot

    07-21-2021 at 11:08 AM
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    Just wanted to share some more of my older photos.
    This is a sort of behind the scenes look at how I was shooting photos that day. That is my good friend Derek Sorrels on the ladder taking the photo.

    One of the photos I took, from the ladder. Getting the crowd pumped up was pretty easy.
    Fairfield, ...
  3. Pachinko: Leo Daniels Style

    07-21-2021 at 10:55 AM
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    My good friend Leo Daniels (one of the originals) owns and operates Pachinko World in South Carolina. I stopped in for a visit on a drive back to Canada from Florida. What a great place, and so many Pachinko machines.


    He loves telling the story that his custom plate paid for itself on ...
  4. Keeping things interesting

    07-18-2021 at 07:56 AM
    Hey fellow Twin Galaxians, you may have noticed that I like to post on a wide range of topics. Photos of events, magazines, strange new consoles, Respberry Pi projects.I am trying to get into making regular posts about things I hope people will find interesting. On that note, any requests?Photo: ...
  5. Pinball FX3: Back to the Future

    07-17-2021 at 03:50 PM
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    I just doubled my personal best. 1,680,000,000. That's billion with a B. Love this game.
  6. Atarian Issue 1: Interview with Nolan Bushnell

    07-16-2021 at 05:23 AM


    A fascinating interview with Nolan Bushnell where he describes creating NEW games for the 2600, 12 years after the console was released!

  7. Can you spot the corporate shill?

    07-16-2021 at 05:08 AM
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    Was reading this old Atari magazine and came across an obvious fake letter to the editor.
    From Texas of course. LOL
  8. Atarian Magazine

    07-15-2021 at 11:13 AM
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    Anyone ever see this magazine before? I'll post more screen caps in a bit. I just found a huge treasure trove of digitized magazines.
  9. The Ban Hammer was busy

    07-13-2021 at 07:54 AM
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    I noticed this morning that the ban hammer came down three times.BANNEDStilphenWilliam rosaRobert MruckzekI am hoping that the bans are not permanent and that cooler heads will prevail. We all get caught up in forum debates and sometimes our passion for truth gets the best of us.Queue sad music... ...
  10. Super sad news: Museum of Pinball

    06-27-2021 at 12:10 PM
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    Sadly, the Museum of Pinball will be converted to a Cannabis grow op. I am so very blessed to have been to three events held there, I was hoping for more but alas COVID.https://www.recordgazette.net/news/game-over-for-pinball-museum-which-will-cultivate-pot-instead/article_54b9a3e6-d5ea-11eb-846f-a765d305fa1c.html ...
  11. Where is JJT?

    06-23-2021 at 10:21 AM
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    I have not seen a @JJT_Defender post in a while. Has anyone heard from him? I hope everything is ok.
  12. Pinball FX3 Tournament

    06-21-2021 at 10:23 AM
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    I just started a Pinball FX3 tourenament on the fantasy table Paranormal, if anyone is interested.
  13. Reporting Spam

    06-17-2021 at 12:58 PM
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    @admin staff I get it that you don't want people flaming each other and mass reporting, but I was simply trying to delete some span in the general forum. Two bots talking to each other about radios.This is an example of friction. The more friction a person encounters the less likely ...
  14. The God of Kong

    06-16-2021 at 01:51 PM
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    The latest edition of Arcade Culture Magazine just arrvived. Congratulations to the best Donkey Kong player of all time: Robbie Lakeman
  15. Watch E3 Live

    06-14-2021 at 09:13 AM
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    https://e3expo.com/watch

  16. E3 - Intellivision Booth

    06-14-2021 at 06:59 AM
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    Did you know that E3 is on? I didn't. :(Thankfully I got an email that let me know they are having a presentation at 9:46 Jace Time (Pacific), 12:45 EDT.

    Visit Amico's booth here: https://e3expo-portal.com/#/booths/84
  17. How to change profile photo

    06-11-2021 at 12:34 PM
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    I know I have done this before, but for some reason I can't remember how.How do you change your profile picture? I'm getting sick of my cartoon face.Thanks
  18. More rescues

    06-05-2021 at 09:56 AM
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    I dug out some more treasures today. IBM PC original monitor, some Tandy monitor, and a Commodore Amiga 2000HD. So frigging happy right now. Can't wait to clean them up and out them in my office.
  19. Billy Mitchell responds to Karl

    06-04-2021 at 07:53 AM
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    Remember folks, we are talking about real people, not just characters in our favorite drama.
    Billy responds to Karl Jobst's accusations and seems to threaten a lawsuit regarding Karl making a video with false allegations that Billy contributed to Apollo's suicide.If what Billy says is true ...
  20. Domination!

    06-03-2021 at 05:15 PM
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    Thoroughly enjoying Pinball FX's challenge mode. I needed to beat Mr. Paypusen. Accidentally dominated. I thought the timer was broken or something. It stayed at 19 seconds for the longest time. Must have something to do with getting extra points and bonus time.
  21. Sega World London: 1996

    06-03-2021 at 11:50 AM
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    An interesting article about one young man's experience at SEGAWORLD in London 1996. Were you there?https://gumspike.wordpress.com/2021/06/03/my-day-at-segaworld-london/

    Updated 06-03-2021 at 12:23 PM by datagod

  22. Speaking of early 80's...

    06-02-2021 at 08:12 PM
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    So I am investigating the early 80's technology. I love blending new tech with old tech. If I can get this Cybernex terminal up and running I can start trying to connect it to various serial ports (Raspberry Pi, some old GPS devices I have lying around, anything I can think of). This is the ...
  23. Found myself in the wild!

    06-01-2021 at 03:25 PM
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    I was watching this walkthrough of Arcade Expo 2019 and saw myself! :) My son Isaac and I were talking about big pinball collections and he wanted to know more about Arcade Expo. He has been at Replay FX twice so far and we can't wait to go back.
    ...

    Updated 06-01-2021 at 03:45 PM by datagod

  24. Making your mark on gaming culture

    06-01-2021 at 09:58 AM
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    For the past 10 years I have been greatly enjoying the resurgence of Arcades, Pinball (never really went away) and retro games. For me anyway the gaming world was all about the latest and greatest graphics on a PC. With a small family I just didn't have time to invest in many hobbies or whatnot, ...
  25. Fundraiser: Target Achieved

    06-01-2021 at 08:02 AM
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    A fundraiser created by Karl Jobst has reached its target of $50,000 AUD. Over 1,100 donors have decided to help in the battle against Billy Mitchell's seemingly endless lawsuits.

    One person (Adam Clegg) was so moved that he donated $13,000. That is an impressive amount of money and shows ...
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