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NEWS: Our ZapCon Games List!

Games For Sale,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 17 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Our ZapCon Games List!

It’s getting so close! ZapCon will be here on Saturday! To help further the excitement, here’s the list of games we’re taking to the show. Almost everything is for sale, so YOU can take home the best-ever ZapCon souvenir. Stop by the Firebird booth and say hello!      

NEWS: Best of ZapCon Returns!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 15 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Best of ZapCon Returns!

ZapCon will be here this weekend! And so will the Best of ZapCon! Once again, Firebird Pinball is proud to sponsor our annual competition, designed to honor those of you who bring the most awesome games down to share at the two-day pinball and arcade convention, April 21-22 at the Mesa Convention Center. Drop by […]

ZapCon STILL Needs You!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Tournaments,Zapcon 29 March 2018 | Comments Off on ZapCon STILL Needs You!

ZapCon is coming! ZapCon is coming! Yes, the state’s largest pinball and arcade convention is right around the corner, with only around three weeks left until the big day! But ZapCon still needs one thing to be successful: You!

Pinball 101

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 5 March 2018 | Comments Off on Pinball 101

We had the great pleasure of playing teacher to an awesome group of young adults last week, when students from a home-school co-op visited us in the shop to learn about building pinball machines. Check it out!

The Belles’ Season Debut Rocked!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Tournaments 25 February 2018 | Comments Off on The Belles’ Season Debut Rocked!

We had the pleasure of attending the season opener of the Phoenix chapter of Belles & Chimes on Saturday! The local women’s league meets monthly, and encourages a supportive environment for players of all skill levels. Check out the fun for yourself below!

NEWS: Pinball for Puerto Rico Scores Big!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 2 October 2017 | Comments Off on NEWS: Pinball for Puerto Rico Scores Big!

We’re proud to announce that our charity drive for Puerto Rico disaster relief raised hundreds of dollars! We spent our weekend auctioning off this Old Coney Island pinball machine, as part of our Pinball for Puerto Rico auction. One amazing family liked the idea so much that they pushed the bidding up to $750! We’ve […]

Pinball for Puerto Rico

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 28 September 2017 | Comments Off on Pinball for Puerto Rico

Want to buy a fully working pinball machine and help some people who really need it? Keep reading! Like everyone, we’ve been watching the devastation in Puerto Rico with a growing horror. So when a customer donated a broken pinball machine to us, we decided to sell it and donate the proceeds to help with […]

Star Wars + Tilt = A Great Time!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Tournaments 7 August 2017 | Comments Off on Star Wars + Tilt = A Great Time!

We’d heard so much buzz about Sunday’s Star Wars Launch Party at Tilt Studio that we had to stop by. We sure weren’t alone! More than 60 people showed up for the tournament, and for the chance to play Stern Pinball’s newest offering, Star Wars. If you haven’t been to Tilt Studio yet, check it […]

NEWS: ZapCon Day Two

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 3 May 2017 | Comments Off on NEWS: ZapCon Day Two

As much fun as we had at Day One of ZapCon, Day Two was even better! As Sunday came on, people continued to flock to the Mesa Convention Center to play the most games that organizers have ever assembled. It was a blast! Check it out! Check out our Best of ZapCon coverage too! And […]

NEWS: ZapCon Day One

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 2 May 2017 | Comments Off on NEWS: ZapCon Day One

If you didn’t get the chance to get down to ZapCon this past weekend in Mesa, we’re sorry to say you truly missed out. This really felt like the best ZapCon ever, with the most machines and what seemed like the most people in the five years that we’ve all been at it. Check out […]