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These Shirts Are the Best!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 9 November 2018 | Comments Off on These Shirts Are the Best!

We were lucky enough to pick up a couple of shirts from our friend’s new arcade. The Electric Bat officially opened last month in Tempe. If you haven’t checked it out yet, make your plans today. And get a shirt. Then you’ll be cool like the Big Boss. Check out our earlier visit to the […]

NEWS: Electric Bat Is Here!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix 17 September 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Electric Bat Is Here!

There was pinball, arcade games, three cakes, and two full bars. What more could anyone need? Sunday marked the soft opening of the Phoenix area’s latest arcade, the amazing Electric Bat, inside the Yucca Tap Room in Tempe. Check it out!

NEWS: Electric Bat is Coming!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix 12 September 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Electric Bat is Coming!

Tell your mother, tell your father, tell your weird cousin’s neighbor’s friend. It’s almost here, and we could hardly be more excited for the opening of the Electric Bat Arcade! There’s a lot of places to play pinball in Phoenix, but none of them will be quite like this. Check it out!

Goodbye, Robert

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 25 July 2018 | 1 Comment

We wanted to take a moment to pay respects to a good man, taken from us early this week, unexpectedly, and too young. Robert Whipp was well-known in the pinball community, hard to miss in how he stood above the crowd physically, but in personality too. Quick to smile and laugh and help you if […]

NEWS: Best of ZapCon Full Results!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Best of ZapCon Full Results!

It’s a difficult task, sometimes, picking the best of the best, and this year at ZapCon was no exception. People brought down some truly awesome games. And while we thank everyone for sharing, we want to recognize some of the most appreciated games among them. Here are the Best of ZapCon award winners for 2018, along […]

NEWS: ZapCon Day Two Coverage!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: ZapCon Day Two Coverage!

As much fun as we had at ZapCon 6 on Saturday, Sunday was even better! Check it out! And, yes, if you weren’t there, you definitely missed out.

NEWS: ZapCon Day One Coverage

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | 1 Comment

ZapCon 6 may be over, but its memory will live on. If you didn’t get the chance to head down to the Mesa convention this past weekend, we’re truly sorry you missed out. It was a great time. Check out all the fun we had on Saturday!    

NEWS: Twas the Night Before ZapCon

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 20 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Twas the Night Before ZapCon

ZapCon is this weekend! It’s finally here! We had a blast checking out the state’s biggest pinball and arcade convention during Friday night setup — and you’re going to have an amazing time this weekend! Here are the highlights, so you know what to expect. (Awesomeness, expect awesomeness!)

Packed Up And Ready To Go!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes,Zapcon 18 April 2018 | Comments Off on Packed Up And Ready To Go!

When you have fifteen machines to move, you start early! We’re bringing a full contingent of awesome games down to ZapCon this weekend at the Mesa Convention Center. That means packing up the truck was especially fun this year. Check it out!  

NEWS: Your Guide To ZapCon!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 18 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Your Guide To ZapCon!

When you get to ZapCon on Saturday, you might feel a bit overwhelmed. The majesty of nearly 350 games just waiting for you to play may be overwhelming, especially coupled with the joy of really cool merchandise, and the awe of side lounges that will take you back to the halcyon days of your console-driven childhood. But […]